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Mayhew Sets Portland Record Breaks own mark with Coors Light Pole Award winning time PORTLAND -- David Mayhew won his second straight Coors Light Pole Award at Portland International Raceway Sunday, topping his own track record with a lap of ...

Mayhew Sets Portland Record
Breaks own mark with Coors Light Pole Award winning time

PORTLAND -- David Mayhew won his second straight Coors Light Pole Award at Portland International Raceway Sunday, topping his own track record with a lap of 75.426 seconds (94.503) around the 1.98-mile road course.

It's Mayhew's third pole of the season and fifth of his career. He held the previous mark at Portland with his pole time of 76.328 (93.386) last year.

The green flag for the BI-MART Salute to the Troops 125 is scheduled for 3 p.m. PT

Patrick Long qualified second at 75.662 (94.208), followed by Blake Koch at 75.758 (94.089). Tom Dyer and Luis Martinez Jr. rounded out the top five. Points leader Eric Holmes will start sixth. Holmes enters the weekend with a 64-point lead on Mayhew and 94 on Jonathon Gomez, who will start 10th.

-source: nascar

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Series NASCAR
Drivers Patrick Long , Eric Holmes , David Mayhew , Luis Martinez Jr. , Jonathon Gomez , Blake Koch , Tom Dyer