photo by TAMMY HOBSON
Victor Pinkerton, driver of the No. 99, races during the A Mofidied class at Crawford County Speedway on Saturday. Pinkerton, a long-time staple at CCS, finished fifth in the race.
photo by TAMMY HOBSON
Victor Pinkerton, driver of the No. 99, races during the A Mofidied class at Crawford County Speedway on April 24, 2013. Pinkerton, a long-time staple at CCS, finished fifth in the race.
Repeat winners ruled the roost at Crawford County Speedway on Saturday.
Each of the different classes featured a repeat winner but James Poe became the first three-time winner as he took first in the Front Wheel Drive class.
Poe won the first two runnings and finished ninth last week, before he grabbed his third win on Saturday.
Josh Jones was runner up after he finished 12th last week. Cody Smith, who had back-to-back wins was third. Ron Phillips was runner-up for two straight weeks finished fourth and Randy Payne had his third fifth-place finish.
CCS staple Jesse Garner was back on the victory lap as he took first in the Street Stock class.
Garner, who won the first outing of the 2013 season, posted his first win in four starts beating out Jaylen Brewton, who had his highest finish this season.
Marshall Penson was third with his fourth Top 5 finish followed by Shelby Ellison and Mallory Pinkerton.
Another debut clinched another win as Chuck Smith made his first appearance in the Grand National race and came away with the win.
Johnny Mitchell wrapped up his second runner-up finish and Joey Dunn debuted in the No. 3 spot. Clifton Drummond had his fourth Top 5 finish in five weeks while Duane Rose was fifth.
Rusty Lemonier was also back on the victory lap when he won the Mini Stock class. Lemonier won back on April 6, but has finished runner-up in two other races. Last week’s winner, Matt Reynolds, was second while Dean Hughes grabbed his third consecutive third-place finish. Bobby Hawkins and Joe Wilson rounded out the Top 5.
Anthony Reeves grabbed back-to-back wins in the E Modified class. Dalton McKenzie finished second with his fifth straight Top 3 finish.
Adam Harin took third while Brett Robertson and Steve McClaghlin clinched fourth and fifth respectively.
Jason Foster placed first for the second time in three weeks in the Modified class.
Sam Osman, who won last week, was runner up while Dalton McKenzie, Shannon Weese and Victor Pinkerton rounded out the Top 5. It was Weese’s second straight No. 4 finish and he has placed in the Top 4 in all five races this season after winning the season opener back on March 9.
Crawford County Speedway
April 20 Results
Grand National — 1, Chuck Smith; 2, Johnny Mitchell; 3, Joey Dunn; 4, Clifton Drummond; 5, Duane Rose; 6, Brad McMahon; 7, George Rudy; 8, Jerry Harris; 9, Chris Tuck; 10,Brian McKenzie; 11, Remington Watson; 12, Chris Coughran; 13, Ricky Smith; 14, John Garner.
Mini Stock — 1, Rusty Lemonier; 2, Matt Reynolds; 3, Dean Hughes; 4, Bobby Hawkins; 5, Kurley Joe Wilson; 6, John Wesley; 7, Willie Wood; 8, Jim Colburn; 9, Stan Lewis; 10, Trey Knight.
E Modified — 1, Anthony Reeves; 2, Dalton McKenzie; 3, Adam Hardin; 4, Brent Robertson; 5, Steve McClaghlin; 6, Eric Beshoner; 7, Lee Whitworth; 8, Paul Whitworth; 9, Mike Osman; 10, Shawn Pinkerton.
A Modified — 1, Jason Foster; 2, Sam Osman; 3, Dalton McKenzie; 4, Shannon Weese; 5, Victor Pinkerton; 6, Dakota Essman; 7, Larry Tounzen, DNS.
Street Stock — 1, Jesse Garner; 2, Jaylen Brewton; 3, Marshall Penson; 4, Shelby Ellison; 5, Mallory Pinkerton; 6, Ronnie Lingo; 7, Will Lamproe; 8, Justin Allen; 9, Chris Perkins; 10, Cody Collingsworth; 11, Zane Hunter; 12, Randall Jones.
Late Model — Brent Raulston
Front Wheel Drive — 1, James Poe; 2, Josh Jones; 3, Cody Smith; 4, Ron Phillips; 5, Randy Payne; 6, Bobby Mulkey; 7, Cameron Mott; 8, Chris Beard; 9, Bobby Jones; 10, Matt Hobbs; 11, Susan Payne; 12, Chelsie Jones; 13, Brandy Sampley.