By Don Cook
Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Kennedale Speedway Park (Kennedale)
July 16 (Saturday)
Current IMCA RaceSaver Sprints National points leader Marcus Thomas, No. 15t, picked up his first Sprint feature win of the season at Kennedale Speedway Park Saturday night. Chase Parson, No. 57, had a solid run, but Marcus managed to get around him and take the exciting feature win. Veteran racer George White, No. 10, ended up second, Parson, settled for third, Kyle Jones, No. 04, was fourth and Tyler Russell, No. 8kk, was fifth. D. Estes, Littlejohn, L. Scherb, Gloeckler, and Etzelmiller, rounded out the top ten. A solid field of twenty Sprints started the 20-lap feature.
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Modified Feature Winner: Matt Guillaume, No. 50, won the Modified feature, but it wasn't easy. With less than five laps to go, Matt and Dean Abbey, No. 91j, got together in turn four allowing Dean to take over the second spot. As Dean went into turn 1, he got together with Matt Martin, No. 11, who was leading the race at the time and ended up spinning him out. Dean was DQ'd, Matt Martin had to go to the rear of the field and Matt Guillaume took over the top spot. Matt finished the race without another incident and took the checkered flag for a hard earned win. Marvin Skinner, No. 27s, was second, Mitch McMillin, No. 61, was third, Robert McKinney, No. 119, was fourth and Jack Sartain, No. 47, was fifth. Gober, McCoy, Tomlinson, Melton, and Bransom, rounded out the top ten. Twenty-four cars started the feature.
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SportMod Feature Winner: Jake UpChurch, No. 24, had a solid run in his new Express Chassis SportMod, but Jeffrey Abbey, No. 37, managed to work his way past him for the feature win. Jacob Pirkle, No. 141, was third, Frank Lackey, No. 41m, was fourth and Austin Gooding, No. 26, was fifth. Kahanek, McDonald, Young, Freeman, and Fritchen, rounded out the top ten. Twenty-four cars started the feature.
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Stock Car Feature Winner: Brandon Taylor, No. 5*, had a good run, but Westin Abbey, No. 12, got past him and took his second feature win in-a-row. Damon Hammond, No. 116, was third, Jay Bransom, No. 29, was fourth and Gary Nabors, No. 95, was fifth. Martin, Toney, Powers, Moss, and Benedict, rounded out the top ten.
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Factory Stock Feature Winner: Chase Neill, in the WCH Racing Engine powered No. 416, was the big winner. Mike Shackleford, No. 09, settled for second, Ruben Broussard, was third, Phillip Smith, No. 630, was fourth and Justin Fowler, No. 92j, was fifth. Kinnaird, J. Cook, Cavins, Wilson, and C. Cook, rounded out the top ten. Twenty-four cars started the feature.
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Jr. Mini Stock Feature Winner: Jordan Hefler, No. 2j, was the winner. Casey Merrell, No. 41, was a close second, Ranger Shipman, No. 57r, was third, Jerrett Bransom, No. 29, was fourth, Blake Clark, No. 88, was fifth, Jarrett Hefler, No. 88j, was sixth and Danner Shipman, No. 75d, was seventh to round out the field.
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Mod Lite Feature Winner: A good battle between Kyle Jones, No. 85, and Shane Clement, No. 15. Kyle managed to hold off Shane for the feature win. Mitchell Clement, No. 14, was third, Danny Rodgers, No. 17, was fourth, Adam Segura, No. 2, was fifth and Darwin Hamilton, No. 54, was sixth. Nine cars started the feature.
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