Tyler Sipe, Associated Press
Amy Petersen launches a pit Saturday in Traverse City, Mich. Brian "Young Gun" Krause won his seventh championship with a distance of 56 feet, 7 1/2 inches — 6 1/2 inches better than his father, the second-place finisher and defending champion, Rick "Pellet Gun" Krause.

Amy Petersen launches a pit Saturday in Traverse City, Mich. Brian "Young Gun" Krause won his seventh championship with a distance of 56 feet, 7 1/2 inches — 6 1/2 inches better than his father, the second-place finisher and defending champion, Rick "Pellet Gun" Krause.