PHOTO GALLERY: Rookie racer leading her division of Missouri River 340

Thursday, August 6, 2009 | 12:01 a.m. CDT; updated 7:17 p.m. CDT, Thursday, August 12, 2010

COLUMBIA — Women's racer Melanie Hof of St. Louis came drifting around the long stone wing dike into the Cooper’s Landing check point at about 3:30 p.m. Wednesday.