We will be providing live updates from the weekly racing show at Boyd’s Speedway in Ringgold, GA for Saturday night, May 3, 2014. Tonight’s updates are being provided by Daniel Watkins( @RacingWithJDW on Twitter ).
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To follow along, simply scroll down and look under each heading for that particular class. Also, refresh the page frequently as new information will be added often.
Classes in action:
Steelhead(Limited) Late Models
Crate Late Models
Racing is slated to begin at 7:00pm.
Weather is perfect with clear skies and warm temperatures.
Jamie Perry has been on a roll in the Steelhead Late Model class. Can he keep it going?
Limited(Steelhead) Late Models
Car Count- 18 cars
Heat 1 finish: 1. Jamie Perry, 2. Donny Van Winkle, 3. Mike Tinker.
There was a mishap in heat 1 on lap 6 when Tinker apparently thought the race was over and slowed suddenly. Many of the cars following him piled in as a result.
Heat 2 finish: 1. Ethan Hunter, 2. Tod Hernandez, 3. Rex Richey, 4. Bryan Pritchard.
Feature Results- 1. Jamie Perry, 2. Mike Tinker, 3. Tod Hernandez, 4. Ethan Hunter, 5. Rex Richey.
Crate Late Models
Car Count- 17 cars
Heat 1 finish: 1. Kenny Kizzar, 2. Bobby Richey, Jr., 3. Kate Dallenbach, 4. Danny Turner.
Heat 2 finish: 1. Jeff Smith, Jerry Coffman, 3. Blake Shapiro, 4. David Tindell.
Feature Results- 1. Jeff Smith, 2. Jerry Coffman, 3. Bobby Richey, Jr., 4. Craig Burrows, 5. David Duplissey.
A couple of multi-car crashes in the feature.
Car Count- 14 cars
Heat 1 finish: 1. Booger Brooks, 2. Justin Winters, 3. Jimmy Brown, 4. BJ Wilson.
Heat 2 finish: 1. Brandon Stanfield, 2. Josh Beagan, 3. Van Heatherly, 4. Jeff Allen.
Feature Results- 1. Brandon Stanfield, 2. Josh Beagan, 3. Jimmy Brown, 4. Shane Langston, 5. John Clark.
Booger Brooks had been leading but had transmission issues during the feature.
Car Count- 13 cars
Heat 1finish: 1. Jimmy Smith, 2. Dallas Brooks, 3. Jeff Irvan, 4. Brandon Champion.
Heat 2 finish: 1. Richard Dixon, 2. Steve Tate, 3. Jim Gilbert, 4. Jason Emahisher.
Feature Results- 1. Jimmy Smith, 2. Dallas Brooks, 3. Jason Tate, 4. Jim Gilbert, 5. David Vickers.
Car Count- 9 cars
Only heat race finish: 1. Bruce Kimber, 2. Koty Campbell, 3. James Dykes, 4. EJ Bailey.
Feature Results- 1. Bruce Kimber, 2. Koty Campbell, 3. James Dykes, 4. EJ Bailey.
Kimber and Campbell banged off of each other a couple of times during the race then Dykes and Campbell tangled at the finish line.