ATWOOD, Tenn. – June 30, 2011 – Home track hero Lucas Lee of was a man on a mission during DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals competition Thursday night, earning a cool $800 for his feature event win.
Lee, of nearby Paris, Tenn., lead every lap in route to victory holding off Kentucky driver Bart Richardson and fellow Paris, Tenn., driver Michael Turner of over the course of 30-laps at Clay Hill Motorsports Park. The victory is Lee’s first on the Summit Racing Modified Nationals tour.
Robby Arnold of Paragould, Ark., finished fourth, as Ronnie Vernon of Tigrett, Tenn., rounded out the top five. Heat races were won by Lee and Turner.
DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals points leader Jeff Curl of Forrest, Ill., maintains his points lead of 47 markers over John DeMoss of Bloomington, Ind., and 79 markers ahead of Defending DIRTcar UMP Modified National Champion Mike Harrison of Highland, Ill.
The Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals return to action Friday, July 1, at Paducah International Raceway in Paducah, Ky.
DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Statistical Report; Clay Hill Motorsports Park; Atwood, Tenn.; June 30, 2011
A-Main (30-Laps): 1. 12 Lucas Lee ($800), 2. 1 Bart Richardson, 3. 27 Michael Turner, 4. 49 Robby Arnold, 5. G3 Ronnie Vernon, 6. 17 Justin Cherry, 7. 12 Junior Lemmings, 8. 29 Preston Seratt, 9. 99 Brandon Poppenheimer, 10. J4 Josh Cherry, 11. 6 Jimmy Halford, 12. 6 Barkley Rowland, 13. 17 David Esch, 14. 18 Matt Cooper, 15. 44 Randy Todd, 16. 55 Michael Lee.
2011 DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Schedule
|June 15||Brownstown Speedway||Brownstown, Ind.||PPD/July 12|
|June 16||Kankakee County Speedway||Kankakee, Ill.||Ken Schrader (39)|
|June 17||Cedar Lake Speedway||Cedar Lake, Wis.||Ryan Gustin (52)|
|June 18||Cedar Lake Speedway||Cedar Lake, Wis.||Canceled Rain|
|June 20||LaSalle Speedway||LaSalle, Ill.||PPD/July13|
|June 21||Spoon River Speedway||Canton, Ill.||PPD/July 14|
|June 22||Highland Speedway||Highland, Ill.||Ken Schrader (37)|
|June 23||Fayette County Speedway||Brownstown, Ill.||Mike Harrison (35)|
|June 24||Tri-City Speedway||Pontoon Beach, Ill.||Mike Harrison (41)|
|June 25||Fairbury American Legion Speedway||Fairbury, Ill.||PPD/July 23|
|June 26||I-96 Speedway||Lake Odessa, Mich.||Jacob Poel (31)|
|June 28||Lincoln Park Speedway||Putnamville, Ind.||Mike Harrison (34)|
|June 29||Belle Clair Speedway||Belleville, Ill.||Ken Schrader (24)|
|June 30||Clay Hill Motorsports Park||Atwood, Tenn.||Lucas Lee (16)|
|July 1||Paducah International Raceway||Paducah, Ky.|
|July 2||I-55 Raceway||
|July 3||Lincoln Speedway||Lincoln, Ill.|
|July 6||Peoria Speedway||Peoria, Ill.|
|July 7||Macon Speedway||Macon, Ill.|
|July 8||Farmer City Raceway||Farmer City, Ill.|
|July 9||Clarksville Speedway||Clarksville, Tenn.|
|July 10||Tri-State Speedway||Haubstadt, Ind.|
|July 12||Brownstown Speedway||Brownstown, Ind.|
|July 13||LaSalle Speedway||LaSalle, Ill.|
|July 14||Spoon River Speedway||Canton, Ill.|
|July 15||Attica Raceway Park||Attica, Ohio|
|July 16||Oakshade Raceway||Wauseon, Ohio|
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