Sanction: Comp Cams Super Dirt Series - $2,500
Information provided by: Series reports (last updated June 15, 11:31 am)
Erb outruns Baker for victory at East Texas
- Tyler Erb
- Robert Baker
- Patrik Daniel
- Kyle Beard
- Jack Sullivan
- Shannon Scott
- Tommy Surrett
- Casey Findley
- B.J. Robinson
- Max Eddie Thomas
- Clay Fisher
- Gary Christian
- David Payne
- Nate Jantz
- Austin Theiss
- Allen Tippen
- Gavin Landers
- Sloppy Hogg
- Ronny Adams
- Chandler Petty
Tyler Erb raced to his first Comp Cams Super Dirt Series victory.
What won the race: Overcoming rugged track conditions, fourth-starting Tyler Erb of Magnolia, Texas, overtook polesitter Robert Baker of Bryant, Ark., following a lap-15 restart and led the rest of the way Saturday at the new East Texas Speedway for his first career Comp Cams Super Dirt Series win. Erb earned $2,500 for the victory over Baker, Patrik Daniel and reigning series champ Kyle Beard.
Key notes: The series made its first appearance in Petty. ... Baker led the first 15 laps. ... The 30-lapper was slowed by four cautions. ... Clay Fisher was running third when a flat tire knocked him out of contention. ... Erb notched his third victory in his last six starts. He also won a regular-season event May 9 at 171 Speedway in Leesville, La., and May 23 on the P&W Sales Southern United Professional Racing at Lone Star Speedway in Kilgore, Texas. ... Comp Cams drivers visited East Texas after Tony Jackson Jr. of Lebanon, Mo., won a Friday event at Outlaw Motorsports Park near Muskogee, Okla.; the race was co-sanctioned with the MARS DIRTcar Series. ... Larry White (who races under the name Sloppy Hogg) won June 6's Late Model event at East Texas; he finished 18th in the Comp Cams event.
On the move: Casey Findley of Bryant, Ark., started 15th and finished eighth.
Winner's sponsors: Erb's Black Diamond Chassis is sponsored by FastlaneWraps.com, First Class Septic, J.D.'s Body Works, J&J Motorsports and Team 5 Enterprises.
Points chase: Jack Sullivan of Greenbrier, Ark., leaves East Texas with 817 points, leading Beard (795) and Baker (785).
Car count: 20
Polesitter: Robert Baker
Heat race winners: Patrik Daniel, Ronny Adams, Robert Baker
Next series race: July 20, Boothill Speedway (Greenwood, LA) $3,000
Editor's note: Fixes Erb's chassis to Black Diamond sted Rocket.