FF: Indiana weekend report 2002-06-09

Coons Jr. victorious at Putnamville; Gas City rained out, Plymouth next for Ford Focus. INDIANAPOLIS - Jerry Coons Jr. of Tucson, Ariz. captured Saturday night's 20-lap contest in Indiana Ford Focus action at Lincoln Park Speedway...

Coons Jr. victorious at Putnamville; Gas City rained out, Plymouth next for Ford Focus.

INDIANAPOLIS - Jerry Coons Jr. of Tucson, Ariz. captured Saturday night's 20-lap contest in Indiana Ford Focus action at Lincoln Park Speedway in Putnamville, Ind. Coons picked up the lead from Brice Kenyon of Lebanon, Ind. on lap 16 and led the rest of the way in the Coonan Motorsports/Alloy Specialists Barnstormer for his first win in the series.

Robbie Ray finished second and picked up the points lead in the process, now holding a 17-point cushion over Trenton Darland, who held the lead going into the event. Ray was followed to the checkered flag by Kenyon, Jim Mills and Tate Martz.

For the second week in a row, rain postponed the feature at Gas City I-69 Speedway in Gas City, Ind. The 20-lap event has been rescheduled for Sept. 19.

The Indiana Ford Focus Midget Series returns to action Saturday for the fifth race of the season at Plymouth Speedway in Plymouth, Ind. Hot laps are scheduled to commence at 4:30 p.m. with racing scheduled for a 7 p.m. start.

<pre> USAC INDIANA FORD FOCUS MIDGET SERIES STANDINGS

1.      Robbie Ray      179             6.      Derek Crasi     135
2.      Trenton Darland 162             7.      Jamey Neeley    127
3.      Brice Kenyon    158             8.      Ryan Hamilton   124
4.      Jim Mills       150             9.      Heather Margo   117
5.      Tate Martz      147             10.     Chad DeSelle    100

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Series USAC
Drivers Chad DeSelle , Ryan Hamilton , Robbie Ray , Jerry Coons Jr.