Weekly Racing Series Event

EAMS Results – June 10, 2017

EAMS Late Model – 25 Laps:
1 – #1D Dalton Cook – picks up his 3rd win in a row in a points race at EAMS – led from green to checkers.
2 – #5 Thomas Lewis – started 4th and had a spirited battle early with #110 Rick Culpepper, finally securing 2nd.
3 – #110 Rick Culpepper – solid run using the high line early to compete for 2nd, finally relenting and settling into 3rd.
4 – #5B Brand Lewis – had issues in qualifying, but recovered for a nice top 5.
5 – #54 Tim Dixon – landed his 5th consecutive top 5 finish.
(Note – points leader #K9 Dana Eiland had a rare DNF, but maintains a 28 point lead over Culpepper)

EAMS LM
1 #1D Dalton Cook
2 #5 Thomas Lewis
3 #110 Rick Culpepper
4 #5B Brand Lewis
5 #54 Tim Dixon
6 #33 Randy Scrimpshire
#15 Dustin Elliott
#K9 Dana Eiland

602 Late Model Sportsman – 15 Laps: 
(results are unofficial pending test results on tires from the #8G of Bubba Gorman)
1 – #8G Bubba Gorman – after an early battle with #21 John Holdinghausen, Gorman ran away with this one and expanded his points lead over #14 Dustin Ducker.
2 – #1 John Cox – in his first start took a few laps to settle in and then drove from the back to a distant 2nd place finish – great job!
3 – #6 Dalton Hood – had great restarts all night working the bottom in 1&2, but couldn’t maintain his position and settled into 3rd
4 – #53 Ronnie Hudson – making only his 2nd start this season, picks up his 1st top 5 finish.
5 – #21 John Holdinghausen – ran in the top 2 spots early, but dropped to the back after an incident on the front stretch – best driving I’ve ever seen from this young driver.

 602 LM Sportsman
1 #8G Bubba Gorman
2 #1 John Cox
3 #6 Dalton Hood
4 #53 Ronnie Hudson
5 #21 John Holdinghausen
6 #14 Dustin Ducker

Hobby – 15 Laps:
1 – #294 John Michael – yarded the field after an early challenge from #29 Will Gordon – stretches his points lead over #57 Johnathan Morris with his 4th win of the season.
2 – #29 Will Gordon – picks up his top finish of the season, great job by this young driver in his first year in a Hobby car.
3 – #30 Tim Bosley – 7th top 5 of the year, this veteran is steady, steady, steady.
4 – #31 Richie Grantham – 6th top 5 in a solid run from start to finish.
5 – #442 Bryan Renfroe – Taylor’s Daddy is still working out the bugs in his car in only his 2nd appearance this year.

Hobby
1 #294 John Michael
2 #29 Will Gordon
3 #30 Tim Bosley
4 #31 Richie Grantham
5 #442 Bryan Renfroe
6 #01 Larry Hodnett
7 #57 Johnathan Morris

NeSmith Street Stock and Road Warriors had short fields so their classes were combined into one feature with each class scored separately.

NeSmith Street Stock – 15 Laps:
1 – #07 Steven Pate – picks up and uncontested 2nd win in a rwo.
2 – #24 Allen McConnell – now has a 180+ points lead.
3 – #21 Billy Bryant II – first time out this season at EAMS.

Street Stock
1 #07 Steven Pate
2 #24 Allen McConnell
3 #21 Billy Bryant II

Road Warrior – 15 Laps:
1 – #2 Richie Stephens – a threat to win any race he enters in any class.
2 – #17 Brain Robinson – car wasn’t up to pace tonight.
3 – #1 Rickey Harrelson – picks up the points lead in the absence of previous leader #110 Brooks Shelley.

Road Warrior
1 #2 Richie Stephens
2 #17 Brian Robinson
3 #1 Ricky Harrelson

Hot Shots – 12 Laps:
1 – #21 Mac Watson – gets his 2nd win of the season in convincing manner.
2 – #J38 Jayce Swint – stretches his points lead with his 9th top 5, though still chasing that first win.
3 – #05 Fred Woodrum – quickly becoming one of the top competitors in the class week in and week out.
4 – #33 Chase Bruffy – picks up his 1st top 5 with this “best appearing” car.
5 – #11 Taylor McElhannon – finally breaks into the top 5 in his first outing in this car.

Hot Shots
01 #21W Mac Watson
02 #J38 Jayce Swint
03 #05 Fred Woodrum
04 #33 Chase Bruffy
05 #11 Taylor McElhannon
06 #2 Patrick Harrelson
07 #8 Hunter Crawford
08 #96 Scott Marshall
09 #88 Trenton Griffith
10 #21 Hobo Bosley
11 #13 Dave Bruce
12 #C7 Caleigh Ducker
DNS #32 TJ Sanders

Next race at EAMS is next weekend, 6/17/2017, when the USCS Winged Sprint Cars will be on hand in addition to our regular six classes of Stock Cars.

Lamar McClellan.