By Don Cook
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Mountain Creek Speedway (Grand Prairie)
July 19 (Friday)
There must have been a full moon at Mountain Creek Speedway Friday night. If you were not there, you missed some very exciting races and several wrecks. Eric Miles, No. 65, had a major wreck in his IMCA Modified heat race. Eric's race car left the track and went into the retaining fence. Eric did not appear to be hurt, but his car suffered heavy damage.
IMCA Modified Winner: Blaine Shives, No. 571, held off William Gould, No. 60, to take the IMCA Modified feature. Rusty Travethen Sr., No. 751, was third, a hard charging Sam Cox, No. 3, was fourth and Jack Sartain, No. 47, was fifth. Eric Miles, No. 65, was involved in a bad wreck during his heat race. See photos/video below:
To view a video of the IMCA Modified wreck, click below:
To view a video of the IMCA Modified feature, click below:
RaceSaver Sprint Winner: John Ricketts, No. 5r, was the RaceSaver Sprint winner. Jeff Emerson, No. 35, was second, Dustin Woods, No. 00, had a strong showing to finish third, Jeb Sessums, No. 01j, was fourth and Harli White, No. 17w, was fifth.
To view a video of the RaceSaver Sprint feature, click below:
IMCA SportMod Winner: Kevin Rutherford, No. 9, made it two feature wins in-a-row. It wasn't easy, Jacob Pirkle, No. 411, was a close second. Jake UpChurch, No. 24, was third, Michael Newhard, 14n, was fourth and Alex Hickman, No. 94, was fifth.
Street Stock Winner: Archie Whitt Jr., No. 46, was the feature winner. Ricky Braddock, No. 38, was second, Walter Hamilton, No. 1w, was third, Bill McGee, No. 6, was fourth and Justin Roberts, No. 03, was fifth. David Cook, No. 32, was DQ.
Bomber Winner: Jordan Stegman, No. 88, was the feature winner. Dillion Moss, No. 33, was second, Randy Corn, No. 5, was third, current points leader Ricky Howell, No. 037, was fourth and Bobby Hopgood, No. 8, was fifth.
To view a video of the Street Stock wreck, click below:
To view a video of the IMCA SportMod, Street Stock and Bomber features, click below:
LoneStar Dwarf Car Club Winner: Joe Shedden, No. 38, was the feature winner. Jason Bellows, No. 17, was second, Dick Brooker, No. 15, was third, Troop Miller, 1+, was fourth and Jacob Glick, No. 21, was fifth.
Mountain Creek Speedway's next race is Friday, July, 26.
For OFFICIAL RESULTS and more information, go to: www.mountaincreekspeedway.com
To view some photos from Mountain Creek Speedway, click below: