FF: Weekend summary 2004-08-23

Chase Scott, Bobby McGowan and Joshua Clemons scored USAC Ford Focus Midget feature victories last week, while rain forced cancellation of Friday night's scheduled Midwest race at Kil-Kare Speedway in Xenia, Ohio. The Midwest series...

Chase Scott, Bobby McGowan and Joshua Clemons scored USAC Ford Focus Midget feature victories last week, while rain forced cancellation of Friday night's scheduled Midwest race at Kil-Kare Speedway in Xenia, Ohio. The Midwest series resumes action September 3 at Gas City, Ind. and September 4 at Sumner, Ill.

Brice Kenyon of Lebanon, Ind. emerged as the initial Ford Focus driving champion of 2004, winning the title at the Blossom Chevrolet Indianapolis Speedrome as the Traderindiana.com and Wheels and Deals series at the 1/5-mile paved oval, part of USAC "Open Wheel Wednesday," concluded.

Scott, of Concord, N.C., led the final 21 laps of Friday night's Carolina/Virginia race at Friendship Motor Speedway in Elkin, N.C. in his J & L Industrial Supply/2 Quick Shocks/Beast. Scott, who continues to lead the series standings, was trailed by Aron Oakley, Mike Ward, Michael Sboro and Brit Andersen. Sboro led the first four laps and Oakley led the next five. The Carolina/Virginia series resumes September 4 at South Boston, Va.

McGowan led all 40 laps of Saturday night's California North race at Madera (Calif.) Speedway. He and his Motive Energy/Got Nuts Racing Stealth were trailed at the checkered flag by Bradley Galedrige, Chris Rahe, fast qualifier Nick Morago and Randi Pankratz. Galedrige leads the series standings into a September 18 race at Madera.

Clemons and his Clemons Hauling Kenyon Focus led the final 26 laps of Wednesday night's Speedrome finale after passing Paul Dana on lap 25. Rex Norris III finished second ahead of Dana, Jimmy Light and Travis Young, while Kenyon was sixth.

USAC MIDWEST FORD FOCUS MIDGET CAR SERIES STANDINGS
1.-Tate Martz-802
2.-Rex Norris III-755
3.-Jordan Noblitt-731
4.-Ryan Litt-729
5.-Brad Loyet-698
6.-Joshua Clemons-600
7.-Travis Young-596
8.-Brice Kenyon-592
9.-Jimmy Light-547
10.-Willie Magrell-502

USAC CALIFORNIA FORD FOCUS NORTH MIDGET CAR SERIES STANDINGS
1.-Bradley Galedrige-866
2.-Chris Rahe-793
3.-Chase Barber-617
4.-Josh Lakatos-617
5.-Bobby McGowan-600
6.-Audra Sasselli-562
7.-Eric Pace-552
8.-Ryan Pace-494
9.-Bobby Michnowicz-492
10.-Nick Morago-453

USAC CALIFORNIA FORD FOCUS SOUTH MIDGET CAR SERIES STANDINGS
1.-Chris Rahe-519
2.-Chase Barber-477
3.-Bradley Galedrige-472
4.-Josh Lakatos-445
5.-Bobby Michnowicz-434
6.-Bobby McGowan-429
7.-Ryan Pace-369
8.-Cal Smith-336
9.-Eric Pace-294
10.-J.R. Williams-265

USAC CAROLINA/VIRGINIA FORD FOCUS MIDGET CAR SERIES STANDINGS
1.-Chase Scott-624
2.-Michael Ward-525
3.-Robbie Ray-469
4.-Michael Sboro-434
5.-Sam Beam-424
6.-Kevin Conway-416
7.-Aron Oakley-382
8.-Danny Bopp-350
9.-Brit Andersen-341
10.-Travis Jones-289

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Series USAC
Drivers Paul Dana , Kevin Conway , Chris Rahe , Josh Lakatos , Jimmy Light , Jordan Noblitt , Randi Pankratz , Chase Scott , Brad Loyet , Bobby Michnowicz , Robbie Ray
Teams Williams