Corey Brink Steals ASCS Rocky Mountain Region Thunder GILLETTE, Wyo. (July 28, 2007) -- It was a Brink Brothers sweep of the weekend's American Sprint Car Series Rocky Mountain Region double as Corey Brink took victory honors in ...
Corey Brink Steals ASCS Rocky Mountain Region Thunder
GILLETTE, Wyo. (July 28, 2007) -- It was a Brink Brothers sweep of the weekend's American Sprint Car Series Rocky Mountain Region double as Corey Brink took victory honors in Saturday night's 25-lap feature at Gillette Thunder Speedway.
Corey Brink snatched the victory from the clutches of his brother Darrell Brink's grasp, as Darrell looped his mount exiting turn four on the final lap after winning Friday night's main event at Black Hills Speedway.
With the Brink Brothers starting alongside each other in row two, it was polesitter Bob Schaeffer outgunning Keith Rauch for the lead at the drop of the green flag.
Schaeffer paced the opening 18 circuits before Darrell Brink charged into the lead. But with Corey Brink and 12th-starter C.J. Johnson nipping at his heels, a weekend sweep went by the wayside with the checkered flag in sight when Darrell Brink hit a slick spot and did a quick 360-degreen spin in the final corner.
Corey Brink took quick advantage to post his second career series win, with Johnson padding his current series point lead by finishing second.JDarrell Brink got back up to speed in time to cross the stripe third, with Schaeffer edging Rauch for fourth.
ASCS Rocky Mountain Region Results from Gillette Thunder Speedway:
Heat Winners: Bob Schaeffer, Keith Rauch, Darrell Brink.
Pole Dash: Bob Schaeffer, Keith Rauch, Corey Brink, Darrell Brink, John Jacob, Ryan Parks.
"A" Feature (25 Laps): 1. 75-Corey Brink, 2. 45x-C.J. Johnson, 3. 90-Darrell Brink, 4. 93-Bob Schaeffer, 5. 71-Keith Rauch, 6. 71J-John Jacob, 7. 21-D.J. Brink, 8. 9a-Clint Anderson, 9. 30-Ron Rosenboom, 10. 5-Ryan Parks, 11. 9m-Ricky Montgomery, 12. 10-Danielle Ossenfort, 13. 3-Mike Pennell, 14. 2-Chad Peterson, 15. X-Kass Cornella, 16. 77-Mark Sweet, 17. 12-Adam Speckman.
ASCS Rocky Mountain Region Points (Top Ten): 1. C.J. Johnson 1,376, 2. Keith Rauch 1,292, 3. Patrick Bourke 1,186, 4. Nick Haygood 847, 5. Chad Corken 845, 6. Bob Schaeffer 832, 7. Mark Sweet 798, 8. Ricky Montgomery 774, 9. Derek Drown 672, 10. Josh Flood 668.