Rocky Mountain Region Olathe results 2008-05-25

Rauch Thunders to ASCS Rocky Mountain Region Victory Lane OLATHE, Colo. (May 25, 2008) -- Keith Rauch capped the opening weekend of American Sprint Car Series Rocky Mountain Region action by wiring the field in Sunday afternoon's...

Rauch Thunders to ASCS Rocky Mountain Region Victory Lane

OLATHE, Colo. (May 25, 2008) -- Keith Rauch capped the opening weekend of American Sprint Car Series Rocky Mountain Region action by wiring the field in Sunday afternoon's 25-lap feature at Thunder Mountain Speedway.

Starting from the front row outside, Rauch outgunned Saturday night winner Bob Schaeffer for the lead at the drop of the green and led throughout to post his seventh career ASCS Rocky Mountain Region triumph.

Rauch was chased to the stripe by rookie contender Derrik Ortega, with Jeff Heffner, 13th-stater Dustin Hall and Chad Corken rounding out the top five.

Greg Schaefer was sixth, with Bob Schaeffer, Jerry Brey, Colt Treharn and Jace Pennetta completing the top ten.

ASCS Rocky Mountain Region Results from Thunder Mountain Speedway:

Locked in from Saturday night's Feature: Bob Schaeffer, Patrick Bourke, Derrik Ortega, Jerry Brey.

Heat Winners: Jeremy McCune, Keith Rauch.

"A" Feature (25 Laps): 1. 71-Keith Rauch, 2. 35-Derrik Ortega, 3. 14-Jeff Heffner, 4. 74u-Dustin Hall, 5. 11-Chad Corken, 6. 12x-Greg Schaefer, 7. 93-Bob Schaeffer, 8. 22-Jerry Brey, 9. 77x-Colt Treharn, 10. 7J-Jace Pennetta, 11. 4p-Todd Plemons, 12. 99-Jake Ossenfort, 13. 10-Danielle Ossenfort, 14. 77-Mark Sweet, 15. 05-Justin Wolfendock, 16. 0j-Jeremy McCune, 17. 27-Patrick Bourke, 18. 59-Brian Hartman, 19. 36-Michelle Dodge, 20. 77k-Tim Spatzier.

ASCS Rocky Moutain Region Points (Top Ten): 1. Derrik Ortega 290, 2. Bob Schaeffer 286, 3. Chad Corken 280, 4. Jerry Brey 276, 5. Greg Schaefer 274, 6. Colt Treharn 270, 7. Jace Pennetta 264, 8. (tie) Patrick Bourke and Dustin Hall 262, 10. Keith Rauch 260.

-credit: ascs

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Series Sprint
Drivers Greg Schaefer