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posted April 15, 2001 08:06 AM
Patrick Makes ItTwo in a Row.
Sue DuRoy April 14, 2001 Pike County Speedway
Prather, Scott Womack, and Charles Ray took the heat wins for Novice.
Williams jumped into the lead of the Novice B main and led from green to
checkered. Joe Carboni took second, John Arnold third, Jerry Arnold fourth
and Robert Petit took fifth.
Scott Womack jumped into the lead on the start of the Novice A Main.
Three laps in to the race a pile up brought out the yellow. On the restart it
was Womack again leading the field. Shane Barber took second behind Womack at
the checkered. Charles Ray third, Daniel Boyd fourth and Mark Hardwick fifth.
Pure stock heat winners Rusty Cooper and Chad Coon ran wheel to wheel
for the lead in the feature Bo Garig spun bringing out the first yellow. On
the restart it was Rusty Cooper with the lead. Coon ran second trying to get
the lead from Cooper. Ryan Whitehead slipped up and took second from Coon.
Rusty took the win followed by Whitehead, Coon, Jimmy Stephens and Bo Garig.
On the start of the UMP feature Davin Bates and Gregg Hollingsworth ran
wheel to wheel till Bates pulled into the lead. Jerry Cassano moved up to
third then tried to get second from Hollingsworth, the two ran wheel to wheel
two laps till they tangled just b before the checkered , Hollingsworth spun
backwards and Cassano drove up on him. Bates took the win followed by Patrick
Barrett, Doyle Bratton, Greg Freeman and Dale Aucoin. Bates and Barrett
shared the heat wins.
Ricky Price won the heat race and earned himself the pole for the
feature. Price took the lead on the start, but Matthew Simeon moved up and
they shared the lead till they got together spinning and causing a yellow.
Price was credited with the yellow and sent to the rear. On the restart it
was Simeon without a drivers door with the lead. Simeon took the win. Jamie
Hamilton took second, Mike Wohlgamuth third, Jason Holland fourth and Brad
McKey rounded out the top five.
Robert Morel and Donald Collins shared super stock heat wins. Collins on
the pole and Billy Gordon on the outside ran wheel to wheel for the lead till
Gordon got it. Robert Moral passed Collins and moved to second. Gordon took
the win followed by Moral, Collins, Jamie McClendon and Johnny Breeland,.
Sam Patrick and Davin Bates shared the heat wins for late models. On the
drop of the green Patrick checked out. When the dust cleared Patrick was so
far ahead of the rest of the field he could go home and unload his car before
the others took the checkered. Bates took second, third was Eric Courville,
Bill Gordon fourth and fifth Raymond Taylor.