Oregon invader captures opener at Bakersfield
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (March 14) — Eighth-starting Trevor Glaser of Tangent, Ore., overtook Mike Johnson with two laps remaining at Bakersfield Speedway to win the first-ever West Coast Late Model Shootout event and a $2,000 payday. | Slideshow
Johnson, of Lompoc, Calif., settled for second in a Zack Forster-owned car in a feature with six lead changes among four drivers. Front-row starter A.J. Kirkpatrick of Castroville, Calif., led early and finished third followed by Andy Obertello of Hollister, Calif., and Mike Kirby of Torrance, Calif.
WCS @ Bakersfield: (1) Trevor Glaser, (2) Mike Johnson, (3) A.J. Kirkpatrick, (4) Andy Obertello, (5) Mike Kirby, (6) John Duty, (7) Brad Pounds, (8) Devin Crockett, (9) Chet Buckley, (10) Steve Drake, (11) John Lowrey, (12) Ryan McDaniel, (13) Ron Bartels, (14) Billy Griffin, (15) Dino Napier, (16) Anthony Barkett, (17) Rob Mayea, (18) Robert Sanders, (19) Nick Bartels, (20) Jason Selvidge.