Sanction: Short Track Auto Racing Series (Skidmore Memorial) - $5,000
Information provided by: Tommy Michaels and track reports (last updated July 18, 9:45 am)
Lake captures Elkins's Skidmore Memorial
- Michael Lake
- Russell Erwin
- Tim Senic
- Gary Dalton
- Brian Tavenner
- Steve Wilmoth
- Jared Miley
- Jason Covert
- Chuck Harper
- Rick Williams
Michael Lake poses with his grandfather, Bobby Lake, after winning the Skidmore Memorial.
What won the race: Jumping to an early lead, Michael Lake of Uniontown, Pa., bested Russell Erwin of Beaverdam, Va., for a $5,000 victory in Elkins Raceway's Skidmore Memorial.
Key notes: Just 15 years old, Lake registered the biggest win of his young Dirt Late Model career. ... The race marked the first for STARS since the tour was renamed while blending the Buckeye Late Model Dirt Week and AMRA-STARS tour. ... The Skidmore Memorial capped a doubleheader weekend; third-place finisher Tim Senic was the winner of Friday's event.
Winner's sponsors: The winning Longhorn No. 27 is fielded by Bobby Lake Motorsports and carries sponsorship from High Gear Speed Shop, Yowler's, Youngbloog Concrete and Penske Racing Shocks.
Car count: 21
Dash winner: Billy Holbert
Heat race winners: Billy Holbert, Tim Senic, Michael Lake
Next series race: July 21, Legendary Hilltop Speedway (Marietta, OH) $3,000
Editor's note: Fixes fifth-place finisher