New Mexico native Stormy Scott, now of Cameron, Mo., started from the pole and led all 25 laps to grab the Pitts Homes USRA Modified feature win Saturday at the Lucas Oil Speedway
"I've never really been too great at this place," said Scott, who took home $750. "This is my first win. I've liked this track, we've just never been able to get a handle on it. I feel we're pretty good now. This is an awesome facility."
Jason Pursley finished second in front of fellow Hermitage resident Eric Turner. Matt Dotson was fourth and NASCAR veteran Ken Schrader fifth.
The Big Adventure RV Weekly Racing Series resumes next Saturday. Presented by the Springfield News-Leader Media Group, it will be $uper $aver $pecial Night with four admissions, four hot dogs and four 20-ounce Coca-Cola products for just $30 for fans arriving before 6:30 p.m.
Classes in action will be the Warsaw Auto Marine & RV ULMA Late Models, Ozark Golf Cars USRA B-Mods, Pitts Homes USRA Modifieds and Big O Tires Street Stocks. The B-Mods will be featured with a special 25-lap, $500-to-win feature.
Gates open at 5 p.m. with hot laps at 7 and racing at 7:35.
For complete Lucas Oil Speedway event information, archived stories, ticket info and the 2017 racing schedule, visit LucasOilSpeedway.com. Three-day passes for the 25th annual Show-Me 100 Presented by ProtecttheHarvest.com are now on sale. Only about 500 of the three-day passes remain. Call admission director Nichole McMillan at (417) 282-5984 or email Nichole@lucasoilspeedway.com for more information.
Lucas Oil Speedway is located at Highways 83 and 54 in Wheatland, Missouri. A campground with shower and bathroom facilities is also available. With it's entrance located just outside the pit gate this sprawling scenic camping facility will continue to enhance the racing experience at the Diamond of Dirt Tracks.
Click www.LucasOilSpeedway.com for more information and detailed directions to the speedway or call the Track Hotline at (417) 282-5984.
In addition, fans can get social with Lucas Oil Speedway by following @LucasSpeedway on Twitter, clicking "Like" at www.facebook.com/LucasOilSpeedway and on www.youtube.com/LucasOilSpeedway.
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United States Racing Association
Summit Racing USRA Weekly Racing Series
Lucas Oil Speedway, Wheatland, Mo.
Saturday, April 15, 2017
Heat #1: 1. Jeff Cutshaw, 2. Chase Junghans, 3. Gene Nicholas, 4. Kenny Schrader, 5. Lance Town, 6. Jody Tillman, 7. Chase Domer, 8. Lucas Gibbs, 9. Daniel Wosoba, 10. James Nicholas Jr.
Heat #2: 1. Stormy Scott, 2. Matt Dotson, 3. Eric Turner, 4. Jason Pursley, 5. Jon Sheets, 6. Darron Fuqua, 7. Ethan Young, 8. Terry Kirk, 9. Shawn Strong.
Feature: 1. Stormy Scott, 2. Jason Pursley, 3. Eric Turner, 4. Matt Dotson, 5. Kenny Schrader, 6. Jeff Cutshaw, 7. Darron Fuqua, 8. Lucas Gibbs, 9. Chase Domer, 10. Terry Kirk, 11. Jody Tillman, 12. Daniel Wosoba, 13. Ethan Young, 14. Gene Nicholas, 15. James Nicholas Jr, 16. Lance Town, 17 Jon Sheets, 18. Shawn Strong; DQ - Chase Junghans.