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Talladega Short Track - Eastaboga, AL
Tim Roszell Takes The First Win Of The Season In The Super Late Model
Eastaboga, AL (March 9, 2013) – The Fans and drivers filled the venue at Talladega Short Track for the 36th Season Opener. All divisions were sporting new car wraps, paint schemes and driving skills to wow the fans. Every division had the fans either on their feet or on the edge of their seat witnessing the racing action at the hornets nest.
Chevrolet of Boaz Super Late Models ran its 30 lap feature event. Starting on the pole was Tim Busha (Boaz) and front row outside was Tim Roszell (Anniston), 2nd row inside, Adam Martin (Talladega) and outside 2nd row Ross Martin (Talladega). With a strong front two rows, the green flag came out with nothing but speed. After the first 2 laps, Busha encountered problems with his car and returned to his pit area. Roszell fought hard to hold off both Martin's, Michael Page (Douglasville, GA) wheeled his car hard to hold off Terry Smith (Oxford) with no success. When the checkered flag came out, Smith had battled hard and made the pass of Page and Ross Martin to take the 2nd place winnings. Ross Martin 3rd place.
Dustin Stewart took home the winnings from the Sportsman Division, 2nd place went to Jonathan Chapman and 3rd place to Travis Kress.
Josh Adkins claims his 1st win of the season in the NeSmith Dirt Late Model Division at TST, 2nd place to Mark Page and 3rd place was claimed by Adam Gauldin.
In the Thunder 92.7 FM Thunder Car Division, Michael Blakeney took home the 1st place winnings, 2nd place Billy Bright and 3rd place went to Gene Norman.
Josh McBride claims the win in the Dorsey Supermarket Hot Shot Division, 2nd place winnings went to Corey Pressley and third to Case McAvoy.
Steven Coley takes 1st place in the Ponder Agency Farmers Insurance of Oxford Street Stock Division. Phillip Haynes 2nd place and 3rd third to Gavin Ogle.
Talladega Short Track will be back in action on Saturday, March 16, 2013 with the regular weekly divisions. Everyone is invited to come out for a family night of dirt track racing. Gates open at 5 PM. To find the latest information, up coming events and admissions, visit our website at http://www.talladegashorttrack.com or call our race hot line for recorded information at: (256) 831- 1413.
TALLADEGA SHORT TRACK
Pre-Season Thunder - Season Opener
March 9, 2013
1)Josh Adkins 2) Mark Page 3) Adam Gauldin 4) Brian Ponder 5) Ivan Meeks 6) Jimmy Elkins 7) Josh Watson 8) Maddox Mullinax 9) Thomas Grau 10) Steve Kirk 11) Karl Parks 12) Red Farmer 13) Mike Combs 14) Dusty Knighten 15) Ken Pate.
CHEVEROLTE OF BOAZ SUPER LATEMODELS
1) Tim Roszell 2) Terry Smith 3) Ross Martin 4) Michael Page 5) Dougy King 6) Adam Martin 7) Todd Watson 8) Jon Miller 9) Dillon Crim 10) Chris Thomas 11) Chase Edge 12) Dennis Reno 13) Ryan King 14) Skip Freeman 15) Steve Harbottle 16) Tim Busha 17) Todd Marrow.
1) Dustin Stewart 2) Jonathan Chapman 3) Travis Kress 4) Jeff Johns 5) Bubba Lackey 6) Jay Schiller 7) Cameron Heath 8) Ben Bouck 9) Dillon Tidmore 10) Jon Stewart 11) Dylan Smith 12) David Kay 13) Corey Korrect 14) Joe Williamson 15) Steve Frosythe 16) Jamie Gowers 17) Rod Carroll.
THUNDER 92.7 FM WTDR THUNDERCARS
1) Michael Blakeney 2) Billy Bright 3) Gene Norman 4) David Tucker 5) Eric Smith 6) Matt Nicholson 7) Steve Marrow 8) Bubba Saffold 9) Steve Pate 10) Dewayne Quick 11) Landon McElroy 12) Steve Ferguson 13) Zack Shelton.
FARMERS INSURANCE OF OXFORD STREET STOCKS
1) Steven Coley 2) Phillip Haynes 3) Gavin Ogle 4) Donald Key 5) Michael Franklin 6) Rusty Spray 7) Michael Garrett 8) Andy Davis 9) Joseph Champion 10) Mark Smith.
DORSEYS SUPERMARKET HOT SHOTS
1) Josh McBride 2) Corey Pressley 3) Chase McAvoy 4) Garrett Loyd 5) Cruz Skinner 6) Taylor Gowers 7) Brent Gowers 8) Shannon Riley 9) Terry Graves, Jr. 10) Dewayne Clark 11) Mark McBride 12) John Merritt 13) Alex McQueen 14) Jacob Catlett 15) Christy Graves 16) Quinton Wooten 17) Katelyn Pressley 18) Damond Cattingham 19) Tim Woodard 20) David Dailey 21) Andrew Tuck 22) Thomas Champion.