11:47
That ends our night at Five Flags Speedway. We will be back tomorrow with live Trackside Now coverage of the Miller Lite Series race from Mobile International Speedway. There are a lot of questions of who will be able to run, because of the carnage that was Pensacola. We will see who answers the call tomorrow afternoon.
11:41
For his win, Mike Garvey collects the $513 bounty for ending the GARC streak. Garvey uses a Port City Racecars chassis.
11:37
Official Blizzard Series Results
1 1 Mike Garvey 100
2 41 TJ Reaid 100
3 11 David Rogers 100
4 26 Bubba Pollard 100
5 29 Austin Theriualt 100
6 99 Casey Smith 100
7 2 Donnie Wilson 100
8 38 Josh Hamner 100
9 43 Dennis Schoenfeld 100
10 41 Chris Davidson 100
11 71 Kyle Benjamin 100
12 39 Hal Martin 100
12 39 Gary Sullivan 100
13 20 Anthony Sergi 99
15 10 Danny Bagwell 99
16 29 Allen Karnes 99
17 112 Augie Grill 98
18 82 Grant Enfinger 97
19 7 Michael Lance 97
20 33 Daniel Webster 97
21 84 Clay Alexander 74
22 22 Jeremy Pate 63
23 41 Troy Grisaffi 31
24 16 Brandon Odom 25
25 45 Dwayne Buggay 18
26 40 Tyler Miles 18
27 11 Logan Boyett 8
28 42 Tony Clark 6
29 97 Jimmy Garmon 0
30 99 Junior Niedecken DNS
31 4 DJ VanderLey Disqualified
11:34
We will have follow up to the Enfinger/VanderLey incident later this week onspeed51.com.
11:32
Also, DJ VanderLey told us that Grant Enfinger has chosen to press assault charges against VanderLey. We saw police talking to Tim Bryant, Five Flags General Manager, as well as the two drivers involved in the incident.
11:29
We have learned that DJ VanderLey has been put to the rear of the field for a penalty as a result of the incident with Grant Enfinger.
10:59
Tech has cleared. Garvey’s win is official.
10:38
Mike Garvey’s car in tech.
10:26
Comment From KB 

Thanks for the coverage. Great Old School racing. The way they all should be.

10:25
We are headed track side for post race interviews. We will be back shortly.
10:25
Unofficial Top 10 Results.

1. Mike Garvey
2. 41 – TJ Reaid
3..11 – David Rogers
4. 26 – Bubba Pollard
5. 29 – Austin Theriault
6. 99 – Casey Smith
7. 2 – Donnie Wilson
8. 38 – Josh Hamner
9. 43 – Dennis Schoenfeld
10. 41 – Chris Davidson

10:23
CHECKERS – Mike Garvey wins. The GARC streak is over!
10:22
Garvey leads the whide flag
10:22
Rogers spins the tires
10:22
GREEN – Garvey and Rogers once again head to one.
10:20
Enfinger is ok.
10:19

We did not take the white flag. GWC at Pensacola.
10:19
YELLOW – Davidson and Grill crash in turn four.
10:18
Lap 99 – Garvey with the lead
10:18
Lap 98 – Garvey and Rogers to turn one
10:17
Back to green we go.
10:17
Security has been called to front stretch to seperate the VanderLey and Enfinger crews.
10:15
Enfinger was attempting to get out of the car, and VanderLey drove straight in to him, according to track officials.
10:15
VanderLey is out of the car.
10:14
VanderLey waited on Enfinger and dive bombed in to the 82.
10:13
VanderLey just plowed Enfinger under the yellow.
10:12
VanderLey somehow escaped that without much damage.
10:11
VanderLey, Lance and Webster pile in the inside wall.
10:11
YELLOW – Big wreck on the front stretch,
10:10
Lap 96 – Garvey to the lead.
10:10
GREEN – Garvey and Rogers lead to one,
10:10
Lap count set back to 96
10:09
Top 5 – Garvey, Rogers, Reaid, Pollard, and Wilson
10:08
Re-start will be at lap 98.
10:08
Grill’s flat tire was on the rim.
10:07
Garvey’s 1.5 second lead is gone.
10:06
YELLOW – Grill with a flat tire.
10:06
Lap 97 – Garvey has clear sailing.
10:05
Lap 95 – Garvey and Rogers in the clear for now.
10:04
LAp 90 – Garvey is the fastest car on the track, and pulling away.
10:03
Lap 88 – Half straighaway lead to Garvey.
10:03
Top Five: Garvey, Rogers, Reaid, Pollard, and Wilson.
10:03
Lap 86 – Garvey begins to pull away.
10:02
Chris Davidson runs sixth, VanderLey 7th.
10:01
Casey Smith is back to 11th. 18 laps to go.
10:01
Lap 82 – Garvey trying to check out on the field.
10:01
Donnie Wilson has come hard to fourth.
10:01
Lap 80 – Reaid all over Rogers for second.
10:00
Lap 79 – Reaid chasing Rogers.
10:00
Lap 77 – You want old school, we got it. Garvey and Rogers lead it.
10:00
Grill is going backwards.
9:59
Lap 76 – Garvey moves Grill out of the way. Rogers follows through.
9:59
Lap 75 – Grill shoots out with the lead.
9:59
GREEN – Grill and Pollard lead the field to turn one.
9:58
Little mix up on the running order. Dan Spence working on getting it fixed.
9:57
Smith is back on track, but there is only one car a lap down.
9:56
Alexander looks to be done for the night.
9:55
Smith has a flat left rear.
9:55
Casey Smith to pit road, He gives up the second spot.
9:55
22 or more.
9:54
Comment From DARREN 

HOW MANY CARS STILL IN THE RACE

9:53
Top 10: Augie Grill, Casey Smith Bubba Pollard, Mike Garvey, TJ Reaid, David Rogers, DJ VanderLey, Donnie Wilson, Chris Davidson, and Dennis Schoenfeld.
9:52
Hal Martin was also involved in that incident.
9:52
Prior to the yellow, Smith had caught Grill and was trying to get to the bottom in three.
9:51
YELLOW – Alexander, Benjamin, and Sergi crash in turn two.
9:50
Lap 74 – Grill gets the lead.
9:50
GREEN – Grill, Smith and Garvey get back it.
9:49
Yes Benjamin is.
9:49
Green next time by.
9:49
Comment From Guest 

Is Benjamin still on lead lap?

9:49
Enfinger and VanderLey have a “discussion” under the yellow. Both parties have been issued a warning.
9:46
Top 10: Grill, Smith, Garvey, Pollard, Reaid, Rogers, VanderLey, Wilson, Davidson, Schoenfeld.
9:46
Enfinger was the first car around, and then all heck broke loose.
9:45
Enfinger, Bagwell, Karnes, Alexander, Webster, and Martin involved.
9:44
Lap 74 – YELLOW – Big spin in turn four.
9:44
VanderLey must have buzzed his tires becasue he’s going backwards.
9:44
Lap 72 – Garvey begins to stalk Smith for second.
9:43
From 24th to fifth here comes DJ VanderLey as he goes door-to-door with TJ Reaid.
9:43
Lap 68 – Front four begin to pull away.
9:42
Lap 67 – Garvey under Pollard to for third.
9:42
It was an all out war there for a few laps.
9:42
Lap 66 – Grill to the lead.
9:42
Lap 65 – Multiple bumper shots. Old School Racing!
9:41
Lap 64 – Smith and Grill with a huge dog fight for the lead,
9:41
GREEN – Lap 63 – Smith, Grill, Garvey, Pollard and Enfinger take the field to one,
9:40
One to go at the line,
9:38
Hamner brings his car back to the speedway, he will start on the rear.
9:37
Martin brings his car to pit road.
9:36
Hamner, pitted, giving up 9th spot.
9:36
Top Five: Smith, Grill, Garvey, Pollard, and Enfinger.
9:36
From what we can see, everyone got away from the incident pretty clean.
9:35
Benjamin bent the rim on the right front setting off the melee.
9:35
Grill snuck past Smith under the yellow, but officials have put Smith back in front.
9:34
Lap 63 – YELLOW. Alexander, Bagwell, Benjamin, Pate and Wilson spin in two,
9:33
Lap 62 – Sullivan gets a shot in the rear from Grill.
9:32
Lap 60 – Sullivan gives Smith fits, allows Augie to close.
9:32
Leaders in traffic.
9:31
Lap 57 – David Rogers fastest that time by, though.
9:31
Lap 56 – Both leaders working lap traffic, with almost identical lap times.
9:30
Lap 52 – Grill has gapped Garvey and Pollard by some 25 car lengths.
9:29
Lap 50 – David Rogers around Hamner for 6th.
9:29
We are Halfway: 50 Laps to go.
9:29
Lap 48 – Sergi and Karnes run door to door in front of the leader, Smith.
9:28
The lap times are even among the top two.
9:27
Lap 45 – Smith on the same straightaway as the back markers.
9:27
Top 10: Smith, Grill, Garvey, Pollard,  Enfinger, Reaid, Hamner, Rogers, VanderLey, and Benjamin.
9:27
Lap 43 – Give third to Garvey.
9:26
Lap 41 – Garvey all over Pollard for third.
9:26
Lap 39 – Smith leads Grill by half a straightaway.
9:25
Lap 36: David Rogers and Josh Hamner are battling for sixth and Rogers nearly turned the Hamner car.
9:25
Lap 39 – Three way battle for second: Grill, Pollard and Garvey.
9:25
Lap 35 – Enfinger and Reaid nost to tail for fifth, Enfinger takes it.
9:24
LAp 34 – Pollard fights him off.
9:24
Lap 32 – Garvey to the inside of Pollard.
9:24
Things look to have settled down up fornt.
9:24
Lap 31 – Garvey stalks the read deck of Pollard.
9:23
Lap 30 – Smith begins to check out, once again.
9:22
Lap 27 – Reaid lays th bumper to Garvey again.
9:22
Back on track
9:22
Comment From Guest 

How’s alexander’s car

9:22
Grill pops Smith on the return after some hard racing.
9:22
LAp 26 – Smith back out front.
9:21
GREEN – Lap 25 – Smith and Grill us get back under way, with 75 to go.
9:21
One lap to green.
9:20
Brandon Odom is done for the night.
9:20
Top 10
1. Smith
2. Grill
3. Pollard
4. Garvey
5. Reaid
6. Enfinger
7. Hamner
8. Benjamin
9. Rogers
10. VanderLey
9:19
No maor damage on the three cars involved in the spin.
9:18
Reaid and Garvey had a few words under this yellow.
9:18
YELLOW – Clay Alexander, Anthony Sergi, and Danny Bagwell spin in turn two.
9:17
DJ VanderLey has cracked the top 10.
9:17
Lap 25 – Smith checks out as the field battles behind him.
9:17
Right now Garvey leads him, but they played tag a few times.
9:17
TJ Reaid and Mike Garvey are having a war for fourth place.
9:16
Lap 19 – Smith takes the lead. Big jamup from third on back: Pollard, Reaid, Garvey, and Alexander.
9:15
Lap 18 – Grill and Smith side by side.
9:15
GREEN FLAG: Back underway.
9:15
Smith, in a Hamke chassis, is in position to grab the bounty if he can hang on to the lead.
9:15
One lap to green.
9:14
Red flag lifted, back under yellow.
9:12
Buggay leaves the ambulance under his own power, although with a pretty major limp,
9:12
Fans grab some food under red.
9:12
Jeremy Pate brings his ride to pit road.
9:11
Lap 18 – Top 20.

1. 99 – Smith
2. 112 – Grill
3. 41 – Reaid
4. 26 – Pollard
5. 84 – Alexander
6. 1 – Garvey
7. 71 – Benjamin
8. 38 – Hamner
9. 82 – Enfinger
10. 41 – Davidson
11. 4 – VanderLey
12. 16 – Odom (on pit road)
13. 11 – Rogers
14. 22 – Pate
15. 2 – Wilson (on pit road)
16. 29 – Theriault
17. 33 – Webster
18. 7 – Lance
19. 43 – Schoenfeld
20. 39 – Hal Martin (on pit road)

9:06
The paramedics are tending to Dwayne Buggay. He climbed out of his cat, and sat down on the track.
9:06
Brandon Odom has brought his car to pit road. The team is working on the right front of his #16.
9:05
Tyler Miles car with damage.
9:05
Cars involved :

2 – Donnie Wilson
41 – Tony Grisaffi
45 – Dwayne Buggay
20 – Anthony Sergi
40 – Tyler Miles

9:05
Dwayne Buggay looked a little shaken when he got out.
9:03
The chain reaction caught a bunch of cars with damage.
9:03
YELLOW – Lap 18 – Donnie Wilson and Anthony Sergi get together off of turn 4.
9:02
Lap 18 – Side by side for sixth: Garvey and Benjamin.
9:01
Lap 17 – Smith back to the front, Reaid looks for second.
9:01
GREEN – Lap 16 – Smith and Grill continue the battle to one.
9:00
One to go at the line.
9:00
Josh Hamner is eighth after starting 14th.
9:00
Tony Grisaffi brings his car to pit road.
9:00
DJ VanderLey is 14th after starting 24th.
8:59
Casey Smith charged from fifth to first in less than 5 laps.
8:59
YELLOW – Lap 16 – Tyler Miles spins in turn four.
8:58
Brnadon Odom has gone from the top five to eighth.
8:58
Lap 15 – Top 5

1. 99 – Smith
2. 112 – Grill
3. 41 – Reaid
4. 26 – Pollard
5. 84 – Alexander

8:57
Lap 13 – New leader: Casey Smith.
8:57
Lap 12 – Smith by Reaid, sets his sights on Grill.
8:57
Lap 11 – Here comes Casey Smith charging through the field. He is dogging Reaid for second
8:56
Lap 9 – Reaid to the inside of Odom for second,
8:56
GREEN – Lap 8 – Grill and Odom side by side to turn one.
8:56
Logan Boyett is done after some tough luck again.
8:55
One to go at the line.
8:54
Comment From Matt Weaver 

DJV has been doing all of his passing on the outside too – pretty impressive.

8:54
Boyett didn’t make contact with the wall, but his car is being pushed behind the wall.
8:53
Tony Clark is out of the race it looks.
8:52
YELLOW – Lap 8 – Logan Boyett’s car shut off going in to one, and he spun in turn one.
8:51
Lap 7 – Grill gets the hole shot and takes the lead.
8:51
GREEN – Grill and Odom take the field to the banking.
8:48
Still cleaning up the oil put down by Tony Clark.
8:46
29 cars took the green flag. Wayne Niedecken, Jr. blew his motor in practice and Jimmy Garmon is having oil pan issues and plans to park his car early.
8:45
VanderLey is up several spots after starting 24th.
8:43
11 through the field

11. 82 – Enfinger
12. 2 – Wilson
13. 38 – Hamner
14. 11 – David Rogers
15. 41 – Chris Davidson
16. 29 – Theriault
17. 33 – Webster
18. 4 – VanderLey
19. 39 – Martin
20. 10 – Bagwell
21. 45 – Buggay
22. 7- Lance
23. 20 – Sergi
24. 43 – Schoenfeld
25. 40 – Miles
26. 39 – Sullivan
27. 41 – Grisaffi
28. 29 – Karnes
29. 42 – Clark
30. 97 – Garmon

8:41
We will have a couple of laps of clean up.
8:41
They are checking Tony Clark for a leak and he is the guilty party.
8:40
We are hearing there is oil on the track. Clean up crew is on it.
8:40
Top 10 at Lap 6

1. 112 – Grill
2. 16 – Odom
3. 41 – Reaid
4. 84 – Alexander
5. 11 – Boyett
6. 26 – Pollard
7. 99 – Smith
8. 22 – Pate
9. 71 – Benjamin
10. 1 – Garvey

8:38
YELLOW – Lap 6 – Gary Sullivan loops it in turn two.
8:37
Lap 6 – Clay Alexander creeps in on Reaid for third.
8:37
Lap 5 – Jeremy Pate slips back several spots.
8:37
Lap 3 – Side by side for 6th – Bubba Pollard and Logan Boyett.
8:36
Lap 2 – Brandon Odom takes second, forces Reaid to third.
8:36
Lap 1 – Grill takes the lead off of turn one.
8:35
GREEN – Augie Grill and TJ Reaid take 30 cars to turn one.
8:35
Jimmy Garmon will make one lap and park it as there is a problem with the oil pan.
8:35
Green next time to bye.
8:34
Two to go until Green.
8:32
The last non-GARC to win a Blizzard Race was Johanna Long, June 26. 2009.
8:31
Augie Grill led 59 laps from the front row here last month, he told us he hopes not to push it too hard.
8:30
The field begins to roll behind the pace car.
8:29
Engines have fired and we are getting ready to roll at Five Flags Speedway.
8:28
Comment From Pat Mills Benjamin 

Good luck to my grandson, Kyle Benjamin # 71. Papa & I wish we were there, but we are listening to Speed 51 Live. Thank you Speed 51.

8:28
Comment From Guest 

Good luck sullivan

8:27
We are about to fire engines here at Five Flags Speedway in the Buddy’s Home Furnishing Blizzard Series.
8:26
Comment From SSC84 

Mobile Al see you guys tomorrow night

8:25
Comment From teddy powell 

go clay alexander tonights your night!

8:25
Comment From Guest 

Good luck to y grand son, # 71. Kyle Benjamin

8:20
Comment From Rs Senter 

Good luck to overnight wraps customers Donie Wilson ,mike gravey and Chris Davidson.

8:12
The field.
8:09
Comment From Newell Waters 

Good luck to my son-in-law David Rogers. Wish I was there.

8:09
Comment From Guest 

look at the little kids in that pic…isnt that cool..i can remeber being 5 years old, and how it felt to go out on the track..Thats sweet to see….thanks Speed

8:06
Comment From Michelle Wade

Go Austin! See you at T-Road Sunday!

8:06
Comment From gunnar

good luck #20anthony sergi

8:06
Kyle Benjamin signs autographs for fans.
7:59

Fans are on the track currently seeking their favorite driver’s autograph.
7:57
Comment From Cincinnati Fan 

Rooting for my nephew Daniel Webster #33 from Cincinnati, OH tonight. WIsh I could be there to hear the engines roar. Stay safe out there!

7:57
Comment From MJ07 

Twin Lake, Michigan…..Go Garvey and Port City Racing!

7:56
Comment From Guest 

Mark, tuning in from Porter In.

7:55
Comment From 14Smoke 

Ruston, LA

7:55
Comment From Paul kelley 

From Rome italy

7:54
Comment From Mike 

Sault Ste Marie Ontario Canada

7:54
Comment From Taps 

Following you guys from Deering NH while watching the Nationwide race on ESPN…Thanks for the coverage…

7:54
Comment From MeLissa & Devin 

GOOD LUCK to AUSTIN THERIAULT from all your friends & fans in Maine…see you tomorrow at Thunder Road!!!

7:54
Comment From Guest 

Vermont

7:52
While the cars get staged on the front strech, lets find out where everyone is tuning in from tonight.
7:47
We will find out shortly.
7:47
Comment From Guest 

7 Garc cars in the top 10! Looks like the Garc bounty needs to be doubled

7:44
Papa John’s 100 Starting Line-Up (Post Dice Roll)

1. 112 – Augie Grill
2. 41 – TJ Reaid
3. 16 – Brandon Odom
4. 22 – Jeremy Pate
5. 84 – Clay Alexander
6. 26 – Bubba Pollard
7. 11 – Logan Boyett
8. 71 – Kyle Benjamin
9. 99 – Casey Smith
10. 82 – Grant Enfinger
11. 1 – Mike Garvey
12. 2 – Donnie Wilson
13. 41 – Chris Davidson
14. 38 – Josh Hamner
15. 42 – Tony Clark
16. 11 – David Rogers
17. 39 – Hal Martin
18. 29 – Austin Theriault
19. 33 – Daniel Webster
20. 10 – Danny Bagwell
21. 43 – Dennis Schoenfeld
22. 45 – Dwayne Buggay
23. 7 – Michael Lance
24. 4 – DJ VanderLey
25. 97 – Jimmy Garmon
26. 39 – Gary Sullivan
27. 40 – Tyler Mile
28. 20 – Anthony Sergi
29. 41 – Tony Grisaffi
30. 29 – Allen Karnes

7:43
He is working with them again
7:43
Comment From speed freak51 

is sanders helping alexander this weekend

7:39
http://www.speed51.com/2012_Stories/Blizzard/Blizzard_radio.html  Radio link for action starting at 8pm.
7:34
Pollard allowed a young fan to roll the dice for him, and it worked out for the best. The dice landed on 6, the smallest number possible.
7:34
Bubba Pollard had a fan roll a six for tonight’s Super Late Model invert.
7:31
Pollard is headed to the the front stretch for the dice role.
7:31
Bubba Pollard quickest in time trials with a 16.713.
7:30
1 – Mike Garvey

Lap 1 – 17.101
Lap 2 – 16.900
Best – 16.900

7:29
2 – Donnie Wilson

Lap 1 – 17.045
Lap 2 – 16.944
Best – 16.944

7:28
39 – Hal Martin

Lap 1 – 17.240
Lap 2 – 17.028
Best – 17.028

7:27
99 – Casey Smith

Lap 1 – 17.218
Lap 2 – 16.888
Best – 16.888

7:27
Jimmy Garmon is working on his car because of an oil leak, this is an impound race, but they can tighten the line according to Ricky Brooks.
7:26
7 – Michael Lance

Lap 1 – 17.426
Lap 2 – 17.105
Best – 17.105

7:25
20 – Anthony Sergi

Lap 1 – 17.540
Lap 2 – 17.220
Best – 17.220

7:24
33 – Gary Sullivan

Lap 1 – 17.538
Lap 2 – 17.164
Best – 17.164

7:23
33 – Daniel Webster

Lap 1 – 17.312
Lap 2 – 17.035
Best – 17.035

7:22
Michael Lance is getting ready with stickers.
7:22
26 – Bubba Pollard

Lap 1 – 16.990
Lap 2 – 16.713
Best – 16.713 (NEW POLE)

7:21
Mike Garvery will be one of the last cars to go.
7:21
40 – Tyler Miles

Lap 1 – 17.355
Lap 2 – 17.200
Best – 17.200

7:20
41 – Chris Davidson

Lap 1 – 17.248
Lap 2 – 16.945
Best – 16.945

7:19
Clay Alexander still on the pole through 20 cars.
7:19
43 – Dennis Schoenfeld

Lap 1 – 17.320
Lap 2 – 17.052
Best – 17.052

7:18
11 – David Rogers

Lap 1 – 17.158
Lap 2 – 16.989
Best – 16.989

7:17
45 – Dwayne Buggay

Lap 1 – 17.487
Lap 2 – 17.093
Best – 17.093

7:15
82 – Grant Enfinger

Lap 1 – 17.065
Lap 2 – 16.890
Best – 16.890

7:15
Casey Smith will go third from last.
7:15
11 – Logan Boyett

Lap 1 – 16.854
Lap 2 – 16.860
Best – 16.860

7:14
10 – Danny Bagwell

Lap 1 – 17.323
Lap 2 – 17.047
Best – 17.047

7:12
4 – DJ VanderLey

Lap 1 – 17.124
Lap 2 – 17.151
Best – 17.124

7:12
Grant Enfinger is up in two runs.
7:12
41 – Troy Grisaffi

Lap 1 – 17.625
Lap 2 – 17.252
Best – 17.252

7:10
41 – TJ Reaid

Lap 1 – 17.048
Lap 2 – 16.840
Best – 16.840

7:10
The crafty veteran David Rogers.
7:09
112 – Augie Grill

Lap 1 – 16.963
Lap 2 – 16.847
Best – 16.847

7:09
The defending Blizzard champ Augie Grill.
7:09
Through 10 cars, Clay Alexander is the provisional pole sitter.
7:08
38 – Josh Hamner

Lap 1 – 17.032
Lap 2 – 16.978
Best – 16.978

7:07
97 – Jimmy Garmon

Lap 1 – 17.192
Lap 2 – 17.143
Best – 17.143

7:06
29 – Austin Theriault

Lap 1 – 17.155
Lap 2 – 17.030
Best – 17.030

7:05
Dennis Schoenfeld waits for his turn.
7:05
22 – Jeremy Pate

Lap 1 – 16.972
Lap 2 – 16.770
Best – 16.770

7:04
42 – Tony Clark

Lap 1 – 17.265
Lap 2 – 16.980
Best – 16.980

7:03
16 – Brandon Odom

Lap 1 – 16.908
Lap 2 – 16.822
Best – 16.822

7:02
The back half of the field will go out when the sun is done.
7:02
29 – Allen Karnes

Lap 1 – 17.463
Lap 2 – 17.407
Best – 17.407

7:01
71 – Kyle Benjamin

Lap 1 – 17.072
Lap 2 – 16.886
Best – 16.886

7:00
Jimmy Garmon gets set for battle.
7:00
84 – Clay Alexander

Lap 1 – 16.797
Lap 2 – 16.750
Best – 16.750

6:59
We are underway in time trials, Clay Alexander is up first.
6:59
Clay Alexander will go first.
6:51
We are about 10 minutes away from time trials for the Blizzard Series.
6:39
Cars getting ready to roll.
6:36
We have just gotten word that Junior Niedecken has lost an engine and will not race tonight.
6:30
Austin Theriault poses next to his ride. (speed51.com photo)
6:19
Local practice is done, and the track is cold untile Blizzard Series time trials at 7:00 p.m CST
6:15
6:14
Bombers are on track for their final practice.
6:11
Late Models will time trial during the transition from day to night. It will be interesting to see if that will hinder the earlier cars.
6:03
Late Models are going through pre-qualfying tech right now.
5:52
The Bomber division is practicing currently.
5:41
Garvey, VanderLey, Grill, Niediecken, Alexander, Davidson, Hamner and Boyett did not practice in the last session.
5:40
Practice Speeds – Final Session (Cars that took time)

1. 99 – Casey Smith 17.121
2. 22 – Jeremy Pate 17.212
3. 71 – Kyle Benjamin 17.266
4. 41 – TJ Reaid 17.280
5. 2 – Donnie Wilson 17.341
6. 82 – Grant Enfinger 17,372
7. 7 – Michael Lance 17.439
8. 97 – Jimmy Garmon 17.461
9. 26 – Bubba Pollard 17.463
10. 16 – Brandon Odom 17.488
11. 29 – Austin Theriault 17.607
12. 11 – David Rogers 17.609
13. 10 – Danny Bagwell 17.615
14. 20 – Anthony Sergi 17.722
15. 45 – Dwayne Buggay 17.726
16. 42 – Tony Clark 17.785
17. 39 – Hal Martin 17.786
18. 43 – Dennis Schoenfeld 17.916
19. 39 – Gary Sullivan 17.988
20. 40 – Tyler Miles 18.010
21. 29 – Allen Karnes 18.069
22. 33 – Daniel Webster 18.073
23. 41 – Tony Grisaffi 18.152

5:37
We intercepted a good photo of a lazy spotter. Just kidding. (VanderLey Photo)
5:28
Casey Smith is fastest with a just few minutes remaining in practice at a 17.121.
5:23
Sullivan, Garmon and Buggay on the speedway late in practice.
5:20
If you are just joining us tonight’s race has a $513 bounty on a the GARC drivers.  This means any driver who does not race a Grand American Race Car Chassis will be up for $513 if they can win the race tonight.  GARC has won 13 races in a row with drivers Augie Grill, Bubba Pollard and Chase Elliott.  After the first practice two GARC cars are on top with TJ Reaid and Grant Enfinger.
5:17
Gary Sullivan leads Kyle Benjamin in practice. (Speed51.com Photo)
5:17
Add David Rogers, Tony Clark and TJ Reaid to the list of cars on the speedway.
5:16
Theriault heads in. Out of the pits come Pollard, Garmon, Enfinger, and Benjamin.
5:12
Theriault has the track all to himself currently.
5:12
Brandon Odom at speed in practice. (Speed51.com Photo)
5:09
Tony Grisaffi also heads out.
5:08
TJ Reaid and Allen Karnes on track.
5:04
Track is hot once again, after a brief stoppage to clear the cross over gate.
5:02
30 minutes left in Blizzard Series practice.
4:59
David Rogers, Austin Theriault and Dwayne Buggay on track now.
4:55
21 through the rest of the field

21. 42 – Tony Clark 17.862
22. 99 – Casey Smith 17.880
23. 39 – Hal Martin 17.905
24. 41 – Troy Grisaffi 17.910
25 – 40 Tyler Miles 18.102
26. 33 – Daniel Webster 18.242
27. 39 – Gary Sullivan 18.622
28. 22 – Jeremy Pate 18.899
29. 29 – Allen Karnes 19.049
30. 99 – Wayne Niediecken, Jr. No Time
31. 43 – Dennis Schoenfeld No Time

4:49
11 – 20 pracitce times from session #1

11. 11 – David Rogers 17.659
12. 16 – Brandon Odom17.662
13. 38 – Josh Hamner 17.699
14. 20 – Anthony Sergi 17.703
15. 10 – Danny Bagwell 17.713
16. 11 – Logan Boyett 17.742
17. 29 – Austin Theriault 17.790
18. 45 – Dwayne Buggay 17.813
19. 7 – Michael Lance 17.842
20. 97 – Jimmy Garmon 17.854

4:45
Top 10 from the first practice session

1. 41 – TJ Reaid 17.432
2. 82 – Grant Enfinger 17.434
3. 71 – Kyle Benjamin 17.452
4. 26 – Bubba Pollard 17.485
5. 4 – DJ VanderLey 17.491
6. 1 – Mike Garvey 17.598
7. 84 – Clay Alexander 17.555
8. 2 – Donnie Wilson 17.612
9. 112 – Augie Grill 17.615
10. 41 – Chris Davidson 17.644

4:34
Comment From Mike Ray 

Thank you for tonight’s coverage!Go Bubba;#Git-U-Sum!

4:34
Josh Hamner takes the number 38 around. (Speed51.com Photo)
4:31
He will be back for the Snowball Derby.
4:29
Comment From oneton 

no jeff choquette??

4:21
TJ Reaid is on top of the charts after 20 minutes.  Kyle Benjamin and DJ VanderLey are the rest of the top three.
4:14
Comment From CHRIS 

Auggie must really want to win this weekend. Rare to see him there this early in the day and on track.

4:09
David Rogers, DJ VanderLey have made it out on the track as well.
4:08
We have 31 cars signed into race here tonight.  The 42 on Tony Clark is the 31st car that we did not have on our list earleir in the day.
4:07
Donnie Wilson, and Augie Grill have made it out on the track for the first time today.
4:07
In addition to the $513 bonus for a non-GARC chassis winner tonight, there is a $1000 bonus for the highest average finisher for the two nights between here and Mobile Int’l Speedway’s show tomorrow.
4:03
Clay Alexander, Casey Smith, Tyler Miles, and Austin Theriault are some of the other cars on the track.
4:02
He didn’t hit anything and we are back under green.
4:02
Just as we get the ball rolling Sergi spins off turn two.
4:02
Practice is now underway with Anthony Sergi on track first.
3:59
Comment From Tom Curley 

Go get em Austin. It has been snowing here in VT all day, but we will be waiting for you on Sunday with snowmobile outfits on for the Merchants Bank 150 opener at T-Road…Good Luck

3:59
We have had some questions about time zones.  We are on or in the Central Time Zone area for tonight’s race.
3:55
Stay tuned to Speed51.com for info on how some changes will take place in the coming weeks with ignition boxes.
3:47
Tech director Ricky Brooks told the teams that a change will be coming with ignition boxes. A press release will be coming out about a change in boxes coming at several southeast tracks.
3:46
Tonight’s race will be an impound race.
3:41
Comment From arm band watcher nsb

good luck anthony sergi

3:41
Comment From fran

good luck david rogers

3:41
One note from the meeting is they are stressing the fact that teams need to monitor race control to help with scoring and to prevent long cautions.
3:40
Tim Bryant (with paper in hand) speaks during the drivers meeting.
3:35
Drivers meeting is underway.
3:29
Grant Enfinger rocking some new colors. (Speed51.com Photo)
3:24
Bubba Pollard is hoping to get another Blizzard Win tonight.
3:21
Comment From Matt Prieur

Strong Field down there. Good Luck tonight guys! Will be “watching” & Listening from my phone while at a dirt track eating some dirt at Mt. Pleasant Speedway in Mt. Pleasant, MI

3:21
Comment From Guest

Late happy birthday to josh Hamner!

3:21
Comment From Hamner time

Happy birthday josh, good luck tonight

3:21
Comment From scorer27

Thanks for being there guys! I wish I was too.

3:21
Comment From Jesse

I’d Like To Wish My Friend Donnie Wilson An Amazing Weekend And A Safe Race!!! GO 2W!!

3:20
The Bounty is out on GARC and a winning non-GARC chassis will get $513.
3:15
CRA Anderson winner TJ Reaid is ready to go.
3:06
Logan Boyett’s car is ready for practice. (Speed51.com photo)
3:04
The Donnie Wilson ride. (Speed51.com Photo)
3:01
Tonight’s race is on the radio.  We’ll have our Audio live later on tonight.  iPhones, iPads and smarts phones can listen in as well.
3:00
Comment From Kid Roberts 

That is a SOLID field. Is there anywhere I can get audio?

2:59
That’s quite a double, most of these guys will run Mobile on Saturday as the next leg of the Gulf Coast Championship Seires.
2:58
Comment From MaineRaceFan 

Austin Theriault has a busy schedule this weekend, racing in Vermont in the ACT Tour on Sunday as well. Best of luck from Northern Maine!

2:53
Today’s Schedule
Friday, April 27th

1PM Pit Gate Opens
Tech Open / Tire Impound Open
3:30PM Drivers Meeting
4:00 – 5:30 Blizzard Series Practice
Pre Qualifying Tech Open
Must Arrive at Tech with pre- designated group
5:30 – 6:45 Sportsman, & Bomber Practice (2 rounds)
7:00PM Papa John’s “100” Qualifying
7:30PM Papa John’s 100 Cars to Grid 8:15pm Pre Race Ceremonies
Papa John’s 100
Sportsman Feature (20 Laps)
Bomber Feature (20 Laps)

2:51
One driver who is not here is the 9 for Chase Elliott. He won the last Blizzard race and was second last night at Richmond in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East event. Elliott will be running the ARCA race at Salem Speedway (IN) later this weekend.
2:49
Cars on the Grounds
112 Augie Grill
41 TJ Reaid
26 Bubba Pollard
22 Jeremy Pate
1 Mike Garvey
41 Chris Davidson
11 Logan Boyett
11 David Rogers
2 Donnie Wilson
4 DJ VanderLey
84 Clay Alexander
71 Kyle Benjamin
20 Anthony Sergi
99 Casey Smith
38 Josh Hamner
29 Allen Karnes
45 Dwayne Buggay
43 Dennis Schoenfeld
99 Junior Niedecken
16 Brandon Odom
29 Austin Theriualt
39 Hal Martin
41 Troy Grisaffi
39 Gary Sullivan
40 Tyler Miles
33 Daniel Webster
7 Michael Lance
97 Jimmy Garmon
10 Danny Bagwell
82 Grant Enfinger
2:46
Good afternoon and welcome to the Five Flags Speedway (FL) for the second Blizzard Super Late Model event of the season.  We have over 30 Super Late Models in the pits.
2:27
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Trackside Now – 04/27/12 – Papa John’s 100 – Five Flags Speedway (FL)