Dustin Mooneyham captures Humboldt victory
HUMBOLDT, Kan. (June 11) — Dustin Mooneyham of Aurora, Mo., raced to his first career Race Brothers Show Me Racing Series victory Friday at Humboldt Speedway. Mooneyham earned $1,000 for the victory, snapping the five-race series win streak of fellow Aurora driver Justin Wells. | Slideshow
Wells, who charged to the front after winning a consolation race, settled for second followed by long-time Humboldt veteran Randy Zimmerman of Fort Scott, Kan. Rex Merritt of Billings, Mo., and Chuck Comer of Joplin, Mo., rounded out the top five.
Mooneyham started seventh and raced his way into the lead after 11 laps, surviving four restarts the rest of the way for the 25-lap victory. Wells rallied from his 17th starting spot and took second from Zimmerman in the final laps.
Show Me Series @ Humboldt: (1) Dustin Mooneyham, (2) Justin Wells, (3) Randy Zimmerman, (4) Rex Merritt, (5) Chuck Comer, (6) Ken Essary, (7) Jack Simmons, (8) Bill McMurtrie, (9) Joseph Gorby, (10) Scott Fry, (11) Andy Gerstenkorn, (12) Larry Campbell, (13) Darrell Mooneyham, (14) Ray Peacock, (15) Chris Morelock, (16) Ron Johnson, (17) Ron Bunn, (18) Rylan Long, (19) Gary Gorby, (20) Dwight Neihoff, (21) Gean Davlin Jr., (22) Justin Asplin. Heat race winners: Merritt, Fry, Zimmerman, Dustin Mooneyham. Consolation winners: Wells, Darrell Mooneyham.