brings home another win
TN (July 14th) – Crossville Raceway braved the rainy
weather and opened the gates this past Saturday
night. The weather moved out in time to get some
fast dirt track action in at the historical 1/3
mile clay oval.
In Late Model qualifying, it was #4X Joe Cline setting
fast time with a lap of 13.24. #77 Perry Delaney
was second quick with a 13.26 lap. Looking at the
rest of the top six, it was #95 Brandon Williams
with a 13.40, #90 Mark Martin with a lap of 13.642,
#5M Scott Shelton with a 13.44, and #5J Jesse Lowe
with a lap of 13.48. After qualifying, Cline rolled
a four on the dice, meaning the top four cars in
the six-car Hoosier Fast Car Dash would be inverted.
In the Late Model Hoosier Dash, Delaney was the
winner followed by Williams in second and Martin
rounding out the top three. The Late Model heat
race #1 saw #77 Robby Reagan take the win, with
#48 Andy Picklesimer finishing in second, and #45
Doug Smith rounding out the top three. In the second
heat, #8 Trent Mullinax took the win, with #25 Lynn
Selby finishing in second, and #75 Shannon rounding
out the top three.
Delaney powered into the lead at the start of the
30-lap feature, with Williams and Cline in tow.
On lap 10 Reagan powered by Shelton into fourth.
Delaney extended his lead throughout the feature.
On lap 21 Picklesimer got around Shelton for fifth.
The car on the move was Martin, who came from last
to a final tally of seventh. Delaney was the class
of the field on this night however as he strolled
to his fifth win of the season and his third win
in the last four races. Williams was second, Cline
was third, Reagan fourth, and Picklesimer rounded
out the top five.
In the A-Hobby heat race it was #20 Mike Selby taking
the heat race win. In the feature it was Selby pouring
it on as he won for the third straight week. #1
Joey Whittenburg finished second, #2 Bill Baker
was third, and #28 Arville Pittman finished in fourth.
In Street Stock action it was #7 Lee Harbin sweeping
the action, as he won the heat race and the feature
race. #1 Todd Spivey finished second.
The Front Runners and the Mini Stocks joined forces
on this night. Both classes ran separate heat races,
and it was #92 Nick Adams winning the Front Runner
heat race and #15 Tony Lewis taking home the Mini
Stock heat race. The feature saw Adams jump into
the lead at the start. Lewis was running in second
and #L92 Lucas Presley was in third. On lap 5 Presley
got by Lewis for second. Lap 7 saw #A93 Nathan Adams
moved around Lewis for third. #46 Cody Presley got
by #57 Stephen Conley on lap 13 to move into fifth.
Nick Adams would hold on to win his second win of
the year. Presley finished in second, Nathan Adams
was third, Lewis fourth, and Rector rounded out
the top five.
#17 Carlie Mullinax took the win in the Jr. Hornet
heat race. Mullinax took the lead at the start of
the feature. #K46 Kenzie Kirkland was running in
second and #93 Kealey Lowe was in third. On lap
2, Kirkland pulled into the infield pits. Mullinax
pulled into the pits a lap later. This would turn
the lead over to #44 Ronnie Hargis Jr. On lap 5
#A198 Kelly Morton got by Lowe for second. Hargis
would hold onto the lead and win his first race
of the year. Morton was second, Lowe was third,
#01 Kane Pelfrey fourth, and #25JR Coltin Atkins
rounded out the top five.
In the Powder Puff class it was #93 Cindy Lowe winning
her second race of the year in a spirited battle.
#92 Tracy Elkins was a very close second and #L92
Rebecca Presley finished in third.
Next week (July 21st) is Breast Cancer Awareness
week at Crossville Raceway with racing in all divisions.
Models: 1. #77 Perry Delaney 2. #95 Brandon
Williams 3. #4X Joe Cline 4. #77 Robby Reagan 5.
#48 Andy Picklesimer 6. #5M Scott Shelton 7. #90
Mark Martin 8. #8 Trent Mullinax 9. #P7 Matt Stewart
10. #51 Buddy Boles 11. #45 Doug Smith 12. #75 Shannon
Elrod 13. #R14 Ricky Lewis 14. #1 Cody Brun 15.
# 17J Creed Jackson 16. #5J Jesse Lowe 17. #25 Lynn
1. #20 Mike Selby 2. #1 Joey Whittenburg 3. #2 Bill
Baker 4. #28 Arville Pittman
Stocks: 1. #7 Lee Harbin 2. #1 Todd Spivey (DNS)
#28 Brian Vaughn
Runners/ Mini Stock: 1. #92 Nick Adams 2. #L92
Lucas Presley 3. #A93 Nathan Adams 4. #15 Tony Lewis
5. #46 Cody Rector 6. #57 Stephen Conley 7. #18
Ronnie Blair 8. #20 Jack Grissom 9. #3 Matthew Sullivan
10. #717 Amelia McClain
Hornets: 1. #44 Ronnie Hargis Jr. 2. #A198 Kelly
Morton 3. #93 Kealey Lowe 4. #01 Kane Pelfrey 5.
#25JR Coltin Atkins 6. #17 Carlie Mullinax 7. #K46
Puff: 1. #93 Cindy Lowe 2. #92 Tracy Elkins
3. #L92 Rebecca Presley