Powers to the Front in ASCS Rocky Mountain Sheridan SHERIDAN, Wy. (July 11, 2004) - Ned Powers made a late charge to put the caps on a three-night American Sprint Sprint Car Series Rocky Mountain Region weekend by winning Sunday ...
Powers to the Front in ASCS Rocky Mountain Sheridan
SHERIDAN, Wy. (July 11, 2004) - Ned Powers made a late charge to put the caps on a three-night American Sprint Sprint Car Series Rocky Mountain Region weekend by winning Sunday night's 25-lap feature at Sheridan Speedway.
Powers lurked in fifth position until late in the race when he found the fast line around the bottom of the track and made his charge to the front, racing past leader Randi Miller on the 23rd round to score his first series win.
Miller settled for second, with Nick Haygood, C.J. Johnson and Josh Ostermiller rounding out the top five. Completing the top ten were Mason Hill, 17th-starter Joe McCarthy, Geoff Dodge, Phil Dietz and John Jacob.
Jake Pierson brought out the race's only red flag when he crashed on lap 10. He was uninjured.
Current series point leader Keith Rauch utilized a provisional starting position to compete in the main event and raced from 21st to eleventh.
Hill, Haygood, T.J. Thorne and Ostermiller topped heat race action, with McCarthy winning the B Main.
Heat Race Winners: Mason Hill, Nick Haygood, T.J. Thorne, Josh Ostermiller.
B Feature: 1. Joe McCarthy, 2. Paxton Lambrecht, 3. Jerry Brey, 4. Jeremy Sheaffer, 5. Keith Rauch, 6. Jace Pennetta, 7. Scott Milan, 8. Lyle Howey III, 9. Mike McCord, 10. Chip Rowe, 11. Clint Anderson.
A Feature: 1. Ned Powers, 2. Randi Miller, 3. Nick Haygood, 4. C.J. Johnson, 5. Josh Ostermiller, 6. Mason Hill, 7. Joe McCarthy, 8. Geoff Dodge, 9. Phil Dietz, 10. John Jacob, 11. Keith Rauch, 12. Eric Miller, 13. Brent Kronfuss, 14. Ron Smith, 15. Larry Lapoint, 16. Paxton Lambrecht, 17. Jeremey Sheaffer, 18. Jerry Brey, 19. T.J. Thorne, 20. Jake Pierson, 21. Scott Roberts.
ASCS Rocky Mountain Region Points (Top Ten): 1. Keith Rauch 1,500, 2. Eric Miller 1,462, 3. Jake Pierson 1,416, 4. Jeremy Sheaffer 1,380, 5. Geoff Dodge 1,359, 6. Jace Pennetta 1,287, 7. Nick Haygood 1,190, 8. Randi Miller 1,172, 9. Scott Milan 1,167, 10. John Jacob 1,124.