DEAN FOGLEMAN TAKES HIS FIRST WIN
ALTAMAHAW, N.C. Fans got to enjoy one of the best Late Model Stock races of the year at Ace Speedway Friday night. Longtime competitor Dean Fogleman captured his first win in his 18 year racing career by fending off the fast cars of Robert Turner, Jason York, Speedy Faucette and Rodney Cook. It was an action filled 100 lap Late Model event with multiple leaders. Speedy Faucette of Mebane lead from lap 1 thru lap 74. Jason York from Reidsville took the lead on lap 75 and led until lap 84. On lap 85 Burlington's Robert Turner took the lead and led until lap 94 when Dean Fogleman of Burlington took the lead and held on until the finish.
The 25 lap Modified race Richard Bailey of Mebane won his first race in the division in more than 12 years. Josh Nichols of Cleveland, NC finished in the second position with Burlington's Gary Young, Jr. taking the third place spot.
John Moore of Pelham won the Limited Sportsman Division. It was his second straight win. Bobby Griffin of Eden and Ziggy Zimmerman of Burlington rounded out the top three.
The Mini Stock event was won by A. J. Sanders of Mocksville. A.J. overcame a black-flag penalty in a come from the back victory. It was A. J.'s second consecutive win. Jason Cook of Mebane captured second with Mike Herron taking third after the disallowed finish of Paul Wark after Paul refused a protest on his car.
Other winners Friday night were Burlington's Jerry Kernodle and Robbie Church of Greensboro in twin Xtreme events and Elon's Ed Peters winning in the twin Southeast Mini Cup division.
Below are the finishes from tonight:
ALTAMAHAW – Here are Friday night's results:
Late Models (100 laps): Dean Fogleman, Robert Turner, Jason York, Scotty
Warren, Speedy Faucette, Brad Kurth, Jason Payne, Jesse Ingle III, Dustin
Rumley, Dane Rudolph, Mike Bledsole, R.D. Smith, Rodney Cook.
Modifieds (25 laps): Richard Bailey, Josh Nichols, Gary Young Jr., Thomas
Scott, Roy Cook, Randy Butner, Don Cook, Brad Allen, Ronnie Austin, Larry
Cook, Phil Bryant, Richard Thomas.
Limited Sportsman (25 laps): John Moore, Bobby Griffin, Ziggy Zimmerman,
Josh Lowder, Kevan Combs, Robert Zook, Bob Goff, Ryan Gray, Daryl Carver,
Mini Stocks (20 laps): A.J. Sanders, Jason Cook, Mike Herron, Mark
Wilburn, Chris Breedlove, Sam Horner, Brian Roland, Michael Tucker,
Bradley Hayes, Andrew Sanders, Chad Sykes, Jamie Orange, Phil Wark.
First X-treme Cars race (15 laps): Jerry Kernodle, Keith Brame Jr.,
Michael Neal, Floyd Edgley, Harold Jefferson, Drew Hopkins, Scott Kirkman,
Richard Placer, William Jones, David Fortner, Donald Jarvis.
Second X-treme Cars race (15 laps): Robbie Church, Keith Spake, Sandy
Edgley, Scott Bess, Jeremy Crouch, Michael Myrick, Roger Brannon, David
Small, Gene Myrick, Harold Jones, Spence Brentley.
First Southeast Mini Cups race (20 laps): Ed Peters, Justin Newlin, Robert
Hamilton, Whitney Clifton, Duke Furr, Doug Barnes, David Morrison, Robert
Giles, Wade Fogleman, Josh Turner.
Second Southeast Mini Cups race (20 laps): Ed Peters, Josh Turner, Whitney
Clifton, Duke Furr, Heath Causey, David Morrison, Wade Fogleman, Robert
Giles, Robert Hamilton.
Late Models qualifying: Speedy Faucette 15.765, Jason York 15.784, Dean
Fogleman 15.838, Brad Kurth 15.867, Dustin Rumley 15.945, Scotty Warren
15.955, Robert Turner 15.964, R.D. Smith 16.011, Rodney Cook 16.075, Jason
Payne 16.112, Dane Rudolph 16.124, Joseph Tucker 16.171, Jesse Ingle III
16.182, Mike Bledsole 17.061.
Modifieds qualifying: Richard Bailey 15.834, Brad Allen 15.874, Josh
Nichols 15.936, Gary Young Jr. 15.996, Randy Butner 16.057, Roy Cook
16.132, Thomas Scott 16.220, Don Cook 16.337, Phil Bryant 16.382, Ronnie
Austin 16.483, Richard Thomas 16.543, Larry Cook 17.035.