Hickory Motor Speedway's Twin 50s  belong to Jr. Motorsports

 

(Newton, NC - - Sept. 10, 2014) William Byron and Josh Berry enjoyed celebrations in Victory Lane following double-feature NASCAR Whelen All American Bojangles' Late Model wins during AquaVapor Cigarettes Twin Night at the Races presented by Gaston Rentals. Jeremy Pelfrey (No. 51 - Gold King Limited Late Model), Kevin Townsend (No. 3 - Street Stock) and Chase Pollard (No. 98 - 4 Cylinders) also made their way to Victory Lane during the rain-delayed event.

William Byron (No. 9) earned the pole position for the first of two 50-lap NASCAR Whelen All American Bojangles' Late Model features. It didn't take long for caution to come out, when the No. 00 of Shane Lee, the No. 12 of Annabeth Barnes and the No. 44 of Dillon Bassett made contact on the first lap. As the field returned to green, Byron remained out front of the competition and picked up the win. Bassett patiently worked his way up to second, while the No. 88 of Josh Berry, No. 51 of Chris Bell and the No. 25 of Matt Piercy rounded out the top five.

The No. 9 of William Byron started from the pole position for the second twin 50-lap Bojangles' Late Models feature. The No. 88 of Josh Berry, took over the lead on lap seven and held onto the top spot until taking the checkered flag with the No. 44 of Dillon Bassett, Byron, the No. 25 of Matt Piercy and No. 12 of Austin McDaniel in tow to finish second through fifth, respectively.

The No. 51 of Jeremy Pelfrey led the field to green in the first of two Gold King Limited Late Model events. The caution flag was displayed for the first time as the field entered the first turn when the No. 21 of Roger Pitts made contact with the outside wall. Pelfrey went on to survive two additional caution periods within the first four laps to pick up the win. The No. 8 of Zachary Bruenger, No. 1 of Trent Barnes, Pitts and the No. 29 of Mitch Walker rounded out the top five.

Jeremy Pelfrey (No. 51) started the second Gold King Limited Late Model race from the pole position before going on claim his second victory of the night.  The event had multiple leaders until the No. 21 of Monty Cox had assumed the lead. Contact with the No. 19 of Kyle Moon took both Moon and Cox out of competition for the night. The No. 8 of Zachary Bruenger, No. 1 of Trent Barnes, No. 21 of Roger Pitts II and No. 29 of Mitch Walker finished second through fifth, respectively.

The No. 10 of Kevin Townsend started from the pole position for the first of two Street Stock events. The first caution waved on lap two when the No. 1 of David Snyder spun and collected the No. 74 of Kim Smith. When the field returned to green, Townsend remained out front for the remainder of the 30-lap race and picked up the win. The No. 32 of Gary Ledbetter finished second, the No. 64 of Marshall Sutton came home third, the No. 2 of Larry Mosher was fourth and the No. 3 of Chase Pollard rounded out the top five.

Kevin Townsend (No. 10) brought the field to the green flag for the second 30-lap Street Stock race. A battle between Townsend, Ledbetter and Sutton ensued during the early laps with the No. 64 of Marshall Sutton settling into second on lap 14. Sutton made a charge for the lead during the final laps, but Townsend prevailed to pick up the win leaving Sutton to settle for second and the No. 32 of Gary Ledbetter third. The No. 2 of Larry Mosher and No. 31 of Wayne Edwards completed the top five.

The No. 98 of Chase Pollard earned the pole position for the 4-Cylinder race. Pollard led the competition around the track for 16 laps before the yellow flag waved when the No. 17 of Curtis Pardue came to a rest in turn two. As green-flag racing resumed, Pollard continued out front taking the checkered flag. The No. 28 of Dennis Trivette, No. 99 of Matthew Elledge, No. 00 of Eddie Gilbert and No. 6 of Rodney Trivette rounded out the top five.

The 2014 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series season at Hickory Motor Speedway will be racing again on next Saturday, Sept. 13 during Cargo Transporters Championship Night at the Races presented by NAPA. The evening will feature appearances by the Gold King Limited Late Models, Street Stocks, Super Trucks, the WrenchRags Renegades, 4-Cylinders and the final round of the Paramount KIA 'Big 10' Chase for the Championship with a 100-lap event for the NASCAR Whelen All American Series Bojangles' Late Models. followed by a Huge Championship Fireworks Show. Grandstands open at 5 p.m., with qualifying immediately following. An On-Track Autograph Session is scheduled to begin at 6, with feature racing action taking place at 7. Tickets are just $11 for adults, $9 for seniors and teens, with children 12 and under free. For more information about upcoming events and Hickory Motor Speedway visit, www.hickorymotorspeedway.com or like us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/hickoryspeedwayfans) and follow us on Twitter (www.twitter.com/hickoryspeedway).

Hickory Motor Speedway
Unofficial Race Results for 9/6/2014
4-Cylinders - Feature
Finish
Car No
Driver
Hometown
1
98P
Chase Pollard
Taylorsville, NC
2
99
Matthew Elledge
Statesville, NC
3
00G
Eddie Gilbert
Newton, NC
4
98
Rob Lewis
Morganton, NC
5
6T
Rodney Trivette
Newton, NC
6
28T
Dennis Trivette
Newton, NC
7
17
Curtis Pardue
Hickory, NC
Late Model - Twin I
Finish
Car No
Driver
Hometown
1
9
William Byron
Charlotte, NC
2
44
Dillon Bassett
Winston Salem, NC
3
88B
Josh Berry
Hendersonville, TN
4
25
Matt Piercy
Conover, NC
5
12
Austin McDaniel
Harrisburg, NC
6
5H
Bret Holmes
Munford, AL
7
75H
Landon Huffman
Claremont, NC
8
4P
Kyle Plott
Marietta, GA
9
12B
Annabeth Barnes
Hiddenite, NC
10
00
Shane Lee
Newton, NC
11
51C
Christopher Bell
Mooresville, NC
DQ
Late Model - Twin II
Finish
Car No
Driver
Hometown
1
88B
Josh Berry
Hendersonville, TN
2
44
Dillon Bassett
Winston Salem, NC
3
9
William Byron
Charlotte, NC
4
25
Matt Piercy
Conover, NC
5
12
Austin McDaniel
Harrisburg, NC
6
75H
Landon Huffman
Claremont, NC
7
5H
Bret Holmes
Munford, AL
8
4P
Kyle Plott
Marietta, GA
9
00
Shane Lee
Newton, NC
10
12B
Annabeth Barnes
Hiddenite, NC
11
51C
Christopher Bell
Mooresville, NC
Limited Late Model - Twin I
Finish
Car No
Driver
Hometown
1
51
Jeremy Pelfrey
Lenoir, NC
2
19M
Kyle Moon
Mount Ulla, NC
3
7S
Taylor Stricklin
Mount Ulla, NC
4
18
Casey Pierce
Lenoir, NC
5
21
Monty Cox
Granite Falls, NC
6
09R
Ryan Morris
Honey Brook, PA
7
1B
Trent Barnes
Whiteford, MD
8
8Z
Zachary Bruenger
Granite Falls, NC
9
22
Dan Moore
Conover, NC
10
29
Mitch Walker
Newton, NC
11
21X
Roger Pitts II
Hickory, NC
12
25
Allen Huffman
Hickory, NC
13
09B
Ryan Bennett
Crownsville, MD
14
14A
Akinori Ogata
Mooresville, NC
15
43
Greg Wise
Candler, NC
16
5L
Marcus Lambert
Woodbridge, VA
Limited Late Model - Twin II
Finish
Car No
Driver
Hometown
1
51
Jeremy Pelfrey
Lenoir, NC
2
8Z
Zachary Bruenger
Granite Falls, NC
3
1B
Trent Barnes
Whiteford, MD
4
21X
Roger Pitts II
Hickory, NC
5
29
Mitch Walker
Newton, NC
6
09B
Ryan Bennett
Crownsville, MD
7
18
Casey Pierce
Lenoir, NC
8
14A
Akinori Ogata
Mooresville, NC
9
19M
Kyle Moon
Mount Ulla, NC
10
43
Greg Wise
Candler, NC
11
21
Monty Cox
Granite Falls, NC
12
22
Dan Moore
Conover, NC
13
09R
Ryan Morris
Honey Brook, PA
14
25
Allen Huffman
Hickory, NC
15
7S
Taylor Stricklin
Mount Ulla, NC
16
5L
Marcus Lambert
Woodbridge, VA
DNS
Street Stocks - Twin I
Finish
Car No
Driver
Hometown
1
10T
Kevin Townsend
Lenoir, NC
2
32L
Gary Ledbetter
Thomasville, NC
3
64
Marshall Sutton
Burnsville, NC
4
2
Larry Mosher
Taylorsville, NC
5
3P
Chase Pollard
Taylorsville, NC
6
31
Wayne Edwards
Denver, NC
7
52
Don Machutta
Mooresville, NC
8
03
Kevin Eby
Lenior, NC
9
33
Mark Whitten
Gastonia, NC
10
18D
Cody DeMarmels
Newton, NC
11
7R
Kenneth Roberts
Hickory, NC
12
16
Carroll McKinney
Hildebran, NC
13
69
Trey Buff
Hickory, NC
14
10
Ethan Johnson
Hudson, NC
15
1
David Snyder
Cleveland, NC
16
74
Kim Smith
Lincolnton, NC
Street Stocks - Twin II
Finish
Car No
Driver
Hometown
1
10T
Kevin Townsend
Lenoir, NC
2
64
Marshall Sutton
Burnsville, NC
3
32L
Gary Ledbetter
Thomasville, NC
4
2
Larry Mosher
Taylorsville, NC
5
31
Wayne Edwards
Denver, NC
6
52
Don Machutta
Mooresville, NC
7
03
Kevin Eby
Lenior, NC
8
33
Mark Whitten
Gastonia, NC
9
16
Carroll McKinney
Hildebran, NC
10
18D
Cody DeMarmels
Newton, NC
11
69
Trey Buff
Hickory, NC
12
1
David Snyder
Cleveland, NC
13
10
Ethan Johnson
Hudson, NC
14
74
Kim Smith
Lincolnton, NC
15
7R
Kenneth Roberts
Hickory, NC
DNS
16
3P
Chase Pollard
Taylorsville, NC
DNS

 

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