Battleground Race Park,
Sanction: Southern United Professional Racing - $1,000
Information provided by: Bryan Wimberley (last updated June 14, 10:45 am)
Mitchell notches third straight SUPR victory
- Jon Mitchell
- Ronny Adams
- Robbie Starnes
- Kevin Sitton
- Skip O'Neal
- Robbie Stuart
- Rick Duke
- Rob Litton
- Keith Craft
- Ray Moore
- Zach McMillan
- David LaFleur
- Tyler Erb
- Chad Comer
- Robert Metz Jr.
- Kody Barber
- Nate Jantz
- Ricky Begnaud
- Patrik Daniel
Jon Mitchell heads to his third straight SUPR victory.
What won the race: Third-starting Jon Mitchell of Texarkana, Texas, topped front-row starter Ronny Adams of Diana, Texas, for his third consecutive series victory. Mitchell has won four of the last five SUPR events dating back to April.
Key notes: Mitchell's previous wins came April 26 at Baton Rouge Raceway in Baker, La., May 24 at Sabine Motor Speedway in Many, La., and May 25 at Lone Star Speedway in Kilgore, Texas. ... Friday 20-lapper was the first race of a Battleground doubleheader for SUPR competitors. ... Saturday's program pays $2,000 to the winner. ... The tour is making its 21st and 22nd appearances at the 3/8-mile oval this weekend. ... The series returns to Battleground Aug. 8-9 for another pair of events.
On the move: Robbie Starnes of Baytown, Texas, rallied from the eighth starting position to finish third.
Winner's sponsors: Mitchell's MasterSbilt Race Car is powered by a KHP Racing Engine and sponsored by Team 5 Enterprises, Base Racing Fuel, Bubba Green Towing, HealthCare Express, Integra Racing Shocks, J&J Motorsports, Kenneth's High Performance, Keyser Mfg., Kustom Graphics, Lawson Farms, Schaeffer's Racing Oil, FK Rod Ends, R2C and W&W Timber.
Points chase: With the victory, Mitchell extended his points lead over eighth-finishing Rob Litton of Alexandria, La.; the two entered Friday's action 76 markers apart.
Car count: 19
Heat race winners: Jon Mitchell, Skip O'Neal, Ronny Adams
Next series race: June 14, Battleground Speedway (Highlands, TX) $2,000
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.