White grabs first SRRS victory at Wartburg
WARTBURG, Tenn. (May 8) — Surviving a wreck early in the race, Anthony White of Clinton, Tenn., became the second first-time series winner on the weekend with a $3,000 victory at Wartburg Speedway. White, who started sixth in the 21-car field, triumphed at one of his home tracks on the Southern Regional Racing Series.
Outside front-row starter Stacy Boles of Clinton finished second at Wartburg while fourth-starting Jason Welshan of Greenback, Tenn., was third. Skyler Marlar of Winfield, Tenn., and polesitter Anthony Burroughs of Muscle Shoals, Ala., rounded out the top five at the quarter-mile oval.
White's first series victory follows Skip Arp's first SRRS victory the previous night at Boyd's Speedway in Ringgold, Ga.
SRRS @ Wartburg: (1) Anthony White, (2) Stacy Boles, (3) Jason Welshan, (4) Skylar Marlar, (5) Anthony Burroughs, (6) Tony Morris, (7) Jacob Grizzle, (8) Josh Putnam, (9) Mike Weeks, (10) Darrick York, (11) Dan Tipton, (12) Jeff Adkisson, (13) Steven Ashby, (14) Nick Nelson, (15) Jeff Hamby, (16) Freddie Simpson, (17) Brian Hooks, (18) Jimmy Tucker, (19) Kayne Hickman, (20) Tim Kyle, (21) Freddie Dutton. Fast qualifier (among 21 cars): Burroughs. Consolation race winners: Marlar, White.