Memorial Day Special

EAMS Results – May 27, 2017

Southern Thunder Late Model Series (40 Laps):
1 – #27T Terrance Nowell – started 8th and took his 604 crate engine steadily to the front and never looked back.
2 – #5T Thomas Lewis started 14th and found his groove early and followed Terrance to the front.
3 – #4J Jeremy Faircloth – started 9th and ran a smooth race.
4 – #27 Larry Harrod – started 12th and battled his way to a top 5.
5 – #27G Garrett Loyd – started from the pole. 
Check it out, 3 “#27” cars in the top 5…
There was no shortage of passing as you can see from where these 5 cars started vs. where they finished – they raced all the way from the bottom to the top in both ends of the track.

01 #27T Terrance Nowell
02 #5T Thomas Lewis
03 #4J Jeremy Faircloth
04 #27 Larry Harrod
05 #27G Garrett Lloyd
06 #14 Wil Herrington
07 #110 Rick Culpepper
08 #7T Tyler Thomason
09 #47C Tyler Crowder
10 #5B Brand Lewis
11 #17N Nevin Gainey
12 #66K Dylan Knowles
13 #11D Dylan Holmes
14 #5R Rodgerick Dykes
15 #1D Dalton Cook
16 #1R Russell Ogletree
17 #5K Ken Limrick
18 #1N Jordy Nipper
19 #K9 Dana Eiland
20 #18S Cale Simons
21 #18 Ben Faircloth
22 #15 Dustin Elliott
23 #17 Cameron Hall
24 #10J Joseph Joiner
25 #44 Rhett Carter
DNS #44S Clint Smith

602 Late Model Sportsman (15 Laps):
1 – #111 Richie Stephens – started 8th in a rare EAMS appearance this season using the car typically driven by Jackson Thomason.
2 – #17N Nevin Gainey – started 11th and quickly moved to the front.
3 – #8G Bubba Gorman – from the outside pole, competed at the front all race long – expands his points lead over #14 Dustin Ducker.
4 – #D9 Dustin Diem – started 12th and steadily worked his way to the front.
5 – #17M Brandon McDaniel – good run from his 6th starting position after recently spending some time in the hospital – welcome back!

01 #111 Richie Stephens
02 #17N Nevin Gainey
03 #8G Bubba Gorman
04 #D9 Dustin Diem
05 #17M Brandon McDaniel
06 #17J Jason Price
07 #50JR Steven Gaines
08 #X39 Richard Goode
09 #42 Jake Traylor
10 #2 Terry Lumley
11 #6 Donovan Singer
12 #A8 Cord Dodgen
13 #14 Drew Larson
14 #79 Marc Gooden
15 #S21 Shane Stodghill
16 #31 Blake Griffin
17 #83 Brandon Pijnenburg
18 #7 Roger Arnett
19 #97 Ted Minnix
20 #14 Dustin Ducker
21 #12 Joey Keyser
22 #94 Trenton Pijnenburg
23 #21 John Holdinghausen
24 #29 Randy Allen

Hobby (15 Laps):
1 – #5 Justin Sapp – started 2nd and dogged pole sitter #17 Jason Price through much of the race before taking the lead late and pulling away – clearly had the best car last night.
2 – #17 Jason Price – from the pole, lead early, but couldn’t hold off the constant challenges from Sapp.
3 – #29 Will Gordon – started 4th – best run of the season for this young driver after much disappointment early in the season.
4 – #294 John Michael – started 3rd and ran well the whole race.- expands his points lead over #R68 Chuck Coggins.
5 – #99 Randy Renfroe – in his 1st race this season started 6th, finished top 5.

01 #5 Justin Sapp
02 #17 Jason Price
03 #29 Will Gordon
04 #294 John Michael
05 #99 Randy Renfroe
06 #30 Tim Bosley
07 #31 Richie Grantham
08 #99 Chance Renfroe
09 #R68 Chuck Coggins
10 #57 Johnathan Morris
11 #31 Chris Storey
12 #22 Steven Kite
13 #613 Marty Beckwith
14 #02J Michael Couch
15 #98 Travis Timms
16 #21 Corey Dunn
DNS #442 Bryan Renfroe

NeSmith Street Stock (15 Laps):
1 – #02 Tyler Turvin – won from the pole in dominant fashion.
2 – #24 Allen McConnell – came up from 5th for his best run of the season – expands his points lead over #X2 Dustin Hughes.
3 – #X2 Dustin Hughes – started 4th and ran well all race.
4 – #24J Jason Price – had a turbulent race, to say the least, after starting outside pole.
5 – #97 Derrick Pearce – started 6th.

01 #02 Tyler Turvin
02 #24 Allen McConnell
03 #X2 Dustin Hughes
04 #24J Jason Price
05 #97 Derrick Pierce
DNS #06 Jason Roberts
DNS #52 Daniel Morrell
DQ #71 Grady Holmes

Road Warrior (15 Laps):
1 – #14 Tyler Sanders – started 2nd and drove an excellent race to pick up the win.
2 – #16 Robert Price – another 2nd place finish at EAMS.
3 – #101 Brooks Shelley – fought through adversity to come home 3rd and expand his points lead over #1 Rickey Harrelson.
4 – #97 Derrick Pearce – started on the pole.
5 – #D9 Chandler Diem – defending track champion started 3rd.

01 #14 Tyler Sanders
02 #16 Robert Price
03 #101 Brooks Shelley
04 #97 Derrick Pearce
05 #D9 Chandler Diem
06 #113 Ridge McCoy
07 #1 Ricky Harrelson
08 #21 Joe Singleton

Hot Shots (15 Laps):
1 – #51 Lee Hutchinson – started outside pole, immediately took the lead and was never challenged except briefly by #21 Mac Watson who dropped out.
2 – #24 Jason Newsome – started 5th and moved up smartly, tho was never a challenge for the win – gains 6 points on points leader #J38 Jayce Swint.
3 – #1 Dustin Webb – great run for his 1st time out – started 6th.
4 – #93 John Catrett – from the pole – good run
5 – #J38 Jayce Swint – started 9th, good, steady run to the top 5 to protect his points lead

01 #51 Lee Hutchinson
02 #24 Jason Newsome
03 #1D Dustin Webb
04 #93 John Catrett
05 #J38 Jayce Swint
06 #42 Patrick Harrelson
07 #2 Taylor McElhannon
08 #96 Scott Marshall
09 #21C Christopher Bosley
10 #11 Clint Thornton
11 #33 Chase Bruffy
12 #21M Mac Watson
13 #1J Jonathan Merritt
14 #88 Trenton Griffith
15 #13 Dave Bruce
DNS #05 Fred Woodrum

Next race at EAMS is next Saturday, June 3, 2017 – the #3 Dale Earnhardt Tribute Race. Lamar McClellan.