Brian Brown Tops ASCS Midwest at McCool Junction McCOOL JUNCTION, Neb. (June 27, 2008) -- Brian Brown continued his mastery of the 3/8-mile Junction Motor Speedway by racing to victory lane in Friday night's 25-lap American...
Brian Brown Tops ASCS Midwest at McCool Junction
McCOOL JUNCTION, Neb. (June 27, 2008) -- Brian Brown continued his mastery of the 3/8-mile Junction Motor Speedway by racing to victory lane in Friday night's 25-lap American Sprint Car Series Midwest Region feature event.
The victory aboard Tim and Gina Doogs' Wesmar-powered Super Clean No. 21 Maxim marked Brown's tenth career ASCS Midwest Region score and the third time in as many years that the Missouri racer has topped the series' June event at Junction Motor Speedway.
After starting fourth, Brown took the lead from front row outside starter Jay Russell on the third lap and led the rest of the way in the non-stop affair, beating 18-year-old Jack Dover to the checkered flag.
Reigning ASCS Northern Plains Region champion Lee Grosz claimed the show position after starting from the pole, with Russell and Mike Chadd rounding out the top five.
Don Droud, Jr., was sixth, with Mike Boston, defending ASCS Midwest Region champion Natalie Sather, Justin Henderson and Gregg Bakker completing the top ten.
Droud, Dover and Grosz topped heat race action.
ASCS Midwest Region Results from Junction Motor Speedway:
Heat One (8 Laps): 1. 1x-Don Droud, Jr., 2. 76-Jay Russell, 3. 4-Mike Chadd, 4. 9m-Ricky Montgomery, 5. 17-Gage Dorr, 6. 13-Kathryne Minter, 7. 9J-Mark Schmidt.
Heat Two (8 Laps): 1. 53-Jack Dover, 2. 94s-Natalie Sather, 3. 11x-Gregg Bakker, 4. 51-Mike Boston, 5. 18-Ryan Roberts, 6. 1m-Billy Alley, 7. 57-Don Stoutner.
Heat Three (8 Laps): 1. 4J-Lee Grosz, 2. 82-Jason Danley, 3. 21-Brian Brown, 4. 24a-Justin Henderson, 5. 71r-Ryan Anderson, 6. 8b-Bobby Becker, 7. 7-Roger Sundquist.
"A" Feature (25 Laps): 1. 21-Brian Brown, 2. 53-Jack Dover, 3. 4J-Lee Grosz, 4. 76-Jay Russell, 5. 4-Mike Chadd, 6. 1x-Don Droud, Jr., 7. 51-Mike Boston, 8. 94s-Natalie Sather, 9. 24a-Justin Henderson, 10. 11x-Gregg Bakker, 11. 1m-Billy Alley, 12. 71r-Ryan Anderson, 13. 18-Ryan Roberts, 14. 9m-Ricky Montgomery, 15. 17-Gage Dorr, 16. 8b-Bobby Becker, 17. 13-Kathryne Minter, 18. 82-Jason Danley, 19. 7-Roger Sundquist, 20. 57-Don Stoutner. DNS: 9J-Mark Schmidt.
ASCS Midwest Region Points (Top Ten): 1. Brian Brown 300, 2. (tie) Natalie Sather and Jack Dover 276, 4. Gregg Bakker 274, 5. (tie) Billy Alley and Ryan Anderson 262, 7. Mike Boston 260, 8. Ricky Montgomery 254, 9. Bobby Becker 244, 10. Ryan Roberts 199.