Sanction: United Championship Racing Alliance - $2,500
Information provided by: Steve Hixson (last updated April 24, 9:21 am)
Ballenger scores UCRA win at Thunderhill
- Rusty Ballenger
- Eric Hickerson
- Cody Martin
- Ryan King
- Jimmy Elliott
- Ashley Newman
- Tyler Wood
- Michael Smith
- Robert Gant
- Kaleb Vandygriff
- Robert Ardry
- Ronnie Cooper
- Josh Cherry
- Kenny Kizzar
- David Gentry
- Forrest Trent
What won the race: Making his first-ever start at the high-banked quarter-mile oval, third-starting Rusty Ballenger of Seymour, Tenn., scored a $2,500 United Crate Racing Alliance victory at Thunderhill Raceway. Ballenger took the checkers ahead of outside front-row starter Eric Hickerson.
Key notes: Forrest Trent started on the pole and led early, but he got into the frontstretch wall to bring out the race's lone caution; he finished 16th in the 16-car field.
On the move: Ashley Newman of Ripley, Tenn., started 11th and finished sixth.
Winner's sponsors: Ballenger's No. 29 is sponsored by Tennessee Metal Fabrication, Floyd's Equipment, Service Plus Garage Doors and SEC Electric.
Car count: 16
Heat race winners: Forrest Trent, Eric Hickerson
Next series race: May 14, Tennessee National Raceway (Hohenwald, TN) $2,500
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.