Western Regional Miget Stockton recap

Hunt takes 30-lap Stockton "Regional" Midget feature. Defending USAC Western Sprint Car Champion Tony Hunt of Fair Oaks, Calif. captured Saturday night's 30-lap USAC Western Regional Midget Car feature event at the Stockton 99 Speedway in ...

Hunt takes 30-lap Stockton "Regional" Midget feature.

Defending USAC Western Sprint Car Champion Tony Hunt of Fair Oaks, Calif. captured Saturday night's 30-lap USAC Western Regional Midget Car feature event at the Stockton 99 Speedway in Stockton, Calif.

Hunt passed Alex Harris on the 26th lap and led the final five laps in his Mr. Expresso Brayton/Beast to beat Johnny Rodriguez, Harris, Marc DeBeaumont and Pete Davis. DeBeaumont's finish left him with a 16-point lead in the series standings going into an August 31 race at Stockton.

Travis Berryhill led the opening seven laps of Saturday night's feature before yielding to Harris. DeBeaumont was the fastest qualifier, while Harris and Hunt won preliminary heats. Rodriguez won the dash.

USAC WESTERN REGIONAL MIDGET CAR SERIES STANDINGS

1. Marc DeBeaumont 119
2. Floyd Alvis 103
3. Cliff Servetti 94
4. Travis Berryhill 80
5. Tim Joyce 73
6. Tony Hunt 71
7. Pete Davis 69
8. Dan Gundo 69
9. Jerome Rodela 68
10. Johnny Rodriguez 64

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Series USAC
Drivers Johnny Rodriguez , Tony Hunt , Floyd Alvis , Travis Berryhill , Pete Davis