By Don Cook
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Kennedale Speedway Park (Kennedale)
May 3 (Saturday)
There were several exciting races at Kennedale Speedway Park Saturday night. The IMCA SportMod feature was one of them. Brad Shirley, No. 00, took the early lead and looked to be in control. Jacob Pirkle, No. 141, was working his way to the front of the field and on the final lap, Pirkle passed Shirley at the finish line to take the exciting SportMod win. Michael Newhart, No. 14n, was third, Jake UpChurch, No. 24, had a strong run to finish fourth and Justin Long, No. 42, was fifth. Kyle Lovejoy, No. 41, Allen Montgomery, No. 38, Luke Fritchen, No. 99f, Damon Hammond, No. 116, Christian Miller, No. 42m, round out the top ten. Twenty-two cars started the feature.
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IMCA Modified Winner: Dean Abbey, No. 26, seems to be getting more comfortable each week with his new IMCA Modified. Last week he came close to getting his first Modified feature win at Kennedale Speedway Park. This week there was not stopping him. Abbey managed to hold off a hard charging Glen Hibbard, No. 127, for the IMCA Modified feature win. Tommy Williams, No. 151, was third, Matt Martin. No. 11, last week's feature winner, was fourth and Dillion Pike, No. 6, was fifth. Jeff Emerson, No. 35, Chad Melton, No. 71, Marvin Skinner, No. 27s, Cory Davis, No. 28, Demetrius Carter, No. 44, round out the top ten. William Gould, No. 60, dropped out a few laps into the race. Twenty cars started the feature.
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RaceSaver Sprint Winner: George White, No. 10, had his hands full trying to stay ahead of Chad Wilson, No. 20, and John Ricketts, No. 5r. Chad Wilson was battling for the lead and wrecked out on the front straight. John Ricketts came close to White, but George prevailed. John Ricketts finished second, Chase Brewer, No. 99, was third, Dustin Wood, No. 00, was fourth and Ryan Hall, No. 79v, was fifth. Jeb Sessums, No. 01j, Payton Pierce, No. 18p, Marcus Thomas, No. 15t, Tyler Russell, No. 8x, Lindell Jenkins, No. 23, round out the top ten. A full field of twenty-three Sprints started the feature.
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IMCA Stock Car Winner: Roger Hauser, No. 81, managed to get around Michael Sheen, No. 179, to take the IMCA Stock car feature win. Matt Guillaume, No. 50, was third, Jeremy Montgomery, No. 11, was fourth and Steven Orebaugh, No. 99, was fifth. Brandon Taylor, No. 5, Jeremy Carter, No. 25c, Jay Bransom, No. 29, Kirk Martin, No. 69, Dennis Bissonette, No. 07d, round out the top ten.
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Street Stock Winner: Justin Lamar, No. 121, defeated Ryan Powers, No. r12, for the feature win. Austin Carter, No. 44, was third, Rhea Toney, No. 86, was fourth and Gary Nabors, No. 95, was fifth. William Duckworth, No. 23, John Herring, No. $100, Rick Hager, No. 16, Ricky Braddock, No. 56, and Jack Lewis, No. 11, round out the top ten.
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