By Don Cook
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Red River Speedway (Iowa Park)
February 13 (Friday)
Red River Speedway kicked off it's 2015 racing season Friday night with the IMCA Invasion. This was the first time that the IMCA race cars had competed at Red River Speedway. National points are on the line and champions will be crowned Saturday in each of the five classes. The weather looks great for Saturday's finale with racing action getting under way at 6 p.m.
IMCA Modified Winner: Brendon Gemmill, No. g3, took the early lead and ran away from the field to take the IMCA Modified feature. Abilene Radiator's own Tommy Fain, No. 90, had a strong run to finish second, Dean Abbey, No. 26, was third, Clay Sellard, No. 85c, was fourth and Jason Schoenberger, No. 6x, was fifth. Mark Patterson, Jerremy Montgomery, Richard Walp, William Gould, Neal DeBord, Jack Baggerly, Kenneth Graves and Sam Cox rounded the field. Thirteen Modifieds started the feature.
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RaceSaver Sprint Winner: Chad Wilson Motorsports, No. 20, had to work for it, but he powered his way to the front to take the feature win. Logan Scherb, No. 1, was second, John Carney II, No. 74b, was third, Brandon Long, No. 02, was fourth and T.J. Michael, No. 18, was fifth. Brandon Williams, Marcus Thomas, Michelle Melton, Bryson Oeschger, and Cody Daniel rounded the out the top ten. Chip Graham, No. 5, hit the wall hard in turn 1, but was not injured. Thirteen Sprints started the feature.
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IMCA SportMod Winner: It took several starts, but once the IMCA SportMod feature got going, it was a good one. With only a couple of laps to go in the feature, the first and second place cars took each other out, opening the door for Gabe Tucker, No. 95. Gabe held off the field to take the win. John Webb, No. 87, was second, Levy Galmor, No. 81, was third, Terry Baker, No. 74t, was fourth and Robert Crabtree was fifth. Justin Long, David Tanner, Jeff Autry, Damon Hammond, and Dustin Robinson rounded out the top ten. A full field of twenty-five cars started the feature.
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IMCA Stock Car Winner: Kirk Martin, No. 69, was the close fought IMCA Stock Car winner. Jody York, No. 00, was second, Damon Hammond, No. 116, was third, Cary White, No. 64, was fourth and Dustin White, No. 12, was fifth. Duain Pritchett, Jason Purvis, Jason Batt, Ronnie Christopher and John Menetz rounded out the top ten. Fourteen cars started the feature.
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Factory Stock Winner: Kevin Meyer, No. 1, was the winner. Brent Saubble, No. 67k, was second and Buddy Baker, No. 5, was third.
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