Two Fresno Unified bus drivers took first and second place Saturday at the 62nd annual School Bus Roadeo Northern California regional event in Galt.
Blanca Sanchez placed first and Phillip Cervantes finished second in the special needs category. Both are employed at First Student, Inc., which provides bus drivers for Fresno Unified.
Sanchez and Cervantes competed in courses with parallel parking, backing up, turning and student loading obstacles, as well as a written examination. Both will return to Galt for the state championships on May 24.