Proffitt, 6, of Gracey, finished 17th out of 42 competitors in the 4-6 Stock Shaft Drive division of the 28th annual Air Natiques/AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships in Hurricane Mills, Tenn.
The event is held at Loretta Lynn’s Ranch and Campground and is the largest of a handful of national competitions held each year.
Proffitt qualified for the national event last month in regional competition. He is the son of Eddie and Jessica Proffitt.
(Information for this staff report was provided by Ernie Cox and obtained from mxsports.com.)