Bourke Thunders to ASCS Rocky Mountain Region Triumph OLATHE, Col. (May 29, 2005) -- Patrick Bourke foiled Randi Miller's bid for a weekend sweep by capturing his second American Sprint Car Series Rocky Mountain Region feature...
Bourke Thunders to ASCS Rocky Mountain Region Triumph
OLATHE, Col. (May 29, 2005) -- Patrick Bourke foiled Randi Miller's bid for a weekend sweep by capturing his second American Sprint Car Series Rocky Mountain Region feature victory of the season in Sunday night's 25-lap feature at Thunder Mountain Speedway.
After winning Saturday night's prelim, Miller gunned into the early lead and set the pace for the opening 19 rounds. Bourke ducked underneath Miller on the 20th round though and raced to the checkered flag to record the victory aboard the Gaerte-powered Wagner Fabrication No. 27 J&J.
Miller settled for second, with Eric Miller taking the show position. Jake Pierson moved back atop the series point charts by snaring fourth, with defending champion Keith Rauch rounding out the top five.
Completing the top ten were John Stroud, Jr., Bob Schaeffer, Nick Haygood, Scott Milan and Robert Hanley.
Heat race victories were claimed by Brett Ream, Pierson and Joe Wagner.
Locked in from Saturday night's preliminary feature: Randi Miller, Patrick Bourke, Eric Miller and Nick Haygood.
Heat Winners: Brett Ream, Jake Pierson, Joe Wagner.
A Feature (25 Laps): 1. Patrick Bourke, 2. Randi Miller, 3. Eric Miller, 4. Jake Pierson, 5. Keith Rauch, 6. John Stroud, Jr., 7. Bob Schaeffer, 8. Nick Haygood, 9. Scott Milan, 10. Robert Hanley, 11. Bryan Jamison, 12. Gary Taylor, 13. Joe Wagner, 14. John Jacob, 15. Jeff Heffner, 16. Jace Pennetta, 17. Brett Ream, 18. Josh Fellows, 19. Paige Lee, 20. Mike Thigpen, 21. Joe Larkin.
ASCS Rocky Mountain Region Points (Top Ten): 1. Jake Pierson 564, 2. Nick Haygood 560, 3. Eric Miller 554, 4. Gary Taylor 552, 5. Bob Schaeffer 524, 6. Jeff Heffner 512, 7. Joe Wagner 502, 8. Scott Milan 490, 9. Josh Fellows 488, 10. Patrick Bourke 446.J