Portsmouth Raceway Park,
Sanction: Unsanctioned special events ( Dean Knittel Memorial) - $3,654
Information provided by: Track and team reports (last updated July 11, 6:32 pm)
Burdette rolls to Knittel Memorial victory
Dean Knittel Memorial
- Colten Burdette
- Freddie Carpenter
- Kirk Phillips
- R.J. Conley
- Jackie Boggs
- Shannon Thornsberry
- Ronnie Whitt
- Chris Garnes
- Delmas Conley
- Fast Eddy
- Audie Swartz
- Lucas Crooks
- Rod Conley
- Billy Staker
- Kenny Christy
- Kenneth Howell
- James Butcher
Colten Burdette warms up at Portsmouth before his victory.
What won the race: Colten Burdette of Parkersburg, W.Va., picked up the victory in the Dean Knittel Memorial at Portsmouth Raceway Park. The victory was worth $3,654.
Key notes: The Dean Knittel Memorial featured an unsanctioned Super Late Model feature paying $3,654 on the undercard of a $15,554-to-win event for the All Star Circuit of Champions sprint cars. … Burdette led every lap of the event but was the reason for a caution when contact from the lapped car of Rod Conley sent him around with less than ten laps to go. Burdette was given his spot back.
On the move: Chris Garnes of Evans, W.Va., started 13th and finished eighth
Winner's sponsors: Burdette's Rocket Chassis is powered by a Craiger Race Engine and sponsored by Dimit Accounting and Kisner Autobody.
Points chase: Shannon Thornsberry of Martin, Ky., is the track’s reigning Late Model champion.
Car count: 17
Fast qualifier: Colten Burdette
Time: 16.471 seconds
Polesitter: Colten Burdette
Heat race winners: Colten Burdette, Freddie Carpenter
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.