St. Augustine Speedway 2001-05-12

Saturday Night was a get racing night with a little rain to make things interesting.  In the late model feature Todd Ponce looked like he was going to win but a late caution bunched the field.  Scott Lagasse, Jr. was able toclose up on Ponce and...

Saturday Night was a get racing night with a little rain to make things interesting.  In the late model feature Todd Ponce looked like he was going to win but a late caution bunched the field.  Scott Lagasse, Jr. was able toclose up on Ponce and get around him on lap 22 Lagasse never looked back totake the win.  Ponce held off a closing challenge from Richard Ferry to take second with Ferry third.  Fourth was fast qualifier Jared Allison and fifth was Jody Turner.

Mike Batten was his front row starting position to take the lead and led all 24 laps of the Open Wheel Modified Feature. Chasing Batten was John Galbreath, Skip Honaker, Mark Bergman and George Michaels. Hobby Stocks saw Chris Manucy back in Victory Lane.  Jody Stratton was second followed by Rodney Norman,the #94 car, and Bucky York.

Troy Kruse still winning in Mini Stocks.  Second was John Hopke, third Steve Thompson,fourth Vern Rozier, and fifth jay Farris.

Once again Rocky Cooper was a runaway winner in the ThunderTrucks.  Following Cooper was RobertGorman, Jared Cooper, Terry Wright, and Mike Dougherty.

Thursday night is practice.
Friday Night is the Street Drags.

-St Augustine Speedway

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Series Stock car
Drivers Scott Lagasse Jr.