Asheboro, NC — Peyton Sellers, (former National NWAAS Champion) from Danville, VA started out his day at Bristol Motor Speedway competing in the K & N ranks and ended his day at Caraway in Victory Lane, twice. Christian Eckes a Rookie from New Jersey captured his first career Pole Award after posting the fastest lap in time trials. Sellers started the 40 lap Late Model Stock event in 6th position and quickly made his way to the front of the pack capturing his second win of the season. Kyle Dudley earned a strong second, his best finish of the season. Eckes, Nathan Buttke of Randleman and Gene Kepley of Silver Valley rounded out the top five finishers.
In the second 40 lap Late Model Stock event long time veteran racer Kepley started on the front row alongside Buttke. Sellers worked his way to the front sweeping the night and scoring his third win of the season. Rookie Eckes had an impressive second place finish. Buttke, Dudley and Kepley rounded out the top five finishers.
In the 30 Lap Limited Late Model event Boo Boo “Ross” Dalton posted the fastest qualifying time and captured his third win of the season. Rookie Coy Beard had an impressive first race leading several laps and coming home in second place. William Gunter, Amber Burchette and Daniel Schdadt rounded out the top five finishers.
In the 25 Lap event Charger Johnathon Fleming of Asheville swept the night taking home the pole award and the win. Chuck Isom, Patrick Yountz, Brian Pulley and Jasper Sumner rounded out the top five finishers.
In the 20 Lap Mini Stock event Ricky Sykes of Burlington captured his first pole of the year. AJ Sanders took home the win. John Davis, Sykes, Christian Joyce and Terry Thompson rounded out the top five finishers.
In the 15 Lap U-Car event Jimmy Crigger took home the win. Jimmy Cooper, Kevin Bullins, Brian Melville and Darel Martin rounded out the top five finishers.
In the 15 Lap Hornet event Timothy Clay captured the win. Guy Bralley, Gary Poe, Gregory Williams and Jason Richmond rounded out the top five finishers.
Don Alvarez captured his first Wildcat win of the season followed by Brian Rose.
Coming up on May 2nd will be our Enduro event, in which fans can rent a car for only $100 to complete in the event. This is a great opportunity for anyone interested in getting involved in the sport or just want to have some fun. Also competing will be the Late Model Trucks, Limited Late Model, Mini Stocks, U-Cars, Hornets and Street Stocks. The track will also have school bus rides for the fans around the speedway. Grandstands open at 5pm and the racing action.
For more information contact the speedway office at 336-629-5803 or visit the website at www.carawayspeedway.com.
-Caraway Speedway Press Release. Photo credit: Speed51.com