Screven Motor Speedway,
Sanction: Fastrak Racing Series (Georgia State Outlaw Championships) - $2,000
Information provided by: Series and track reports (last updated November 18, 12:00 am)
Vindication for Pennington with Screven victory
Georgia State Outlaw Championships
- Travis Pennington
- Benji Hicks
- Ches Chester
- Cla Knight
- Dennis Franklin
- Ben Faircloth
- Cody Overton
- Walker Arthur
- Brandon Umberger
- Colby Cannon
- Joshua Bishop
- Matthew Nance
- John Henderson
- Jensen Ford
- Corey Gordon
- Shane Riner
- Garrett Shurling
- Parker Herring
- Phillip Thompson
- Jim Manka
- Dustin Morris
- Jordan Yawn
- Eddie Jo Morris
- David Smith
What won the race: Vindicated after mechanical woes knocked him out of the lead in the previous series event at Screven, Travis Pennington of Stapleton, Ga., picked up a $2,000 Fastrak touring victory in the Georgia Outlaw State Championships weekend opener. Pennington overtook fellow front-row starter Benji Hicks on the sixth lap and led the rest of the 30-lap main event.
Key notes: Travis Pennington, who broke leading July 22's Fastrak event at Screven, won by 2.473 seconds over tour points leader Benji Hicks. ... Pennington won a July 21 non-series event at Screven over Ben Faircloth. ... Fifteen of 24 starters completed 30 laps Friday. ... The Fastrak tour closes its season with back-to-back nights at Screven. … The Crate Late Models headlined Friday’s action. They will be joined on Saturday’s card by the Ultimate Super Late Model Series, street stocks, super streets and front-wheel drives.
On the move: Dennis Franklin of Gaffney, S.C., started 10th and finished fifth.
Winner's sponsors: Pennington's No. 01 is sponsored by Starrette Trucking and Collins Signs.
Points chase: Entering the weekend, Benji Hicks of Mount Airy, N.C., had 392 points to lead Jensen Ford (370) of Piney Flats, Tenn.; Cla Knight (369) of North Augusta, S.C.; Matthew Nance (366) of Ronda, N.C.; and Ron Parker (349) of Belwood, N.C.
Car count: 30
Fast qualifier: Travis Pennington
Time: 15.524 seconds
Polesitter: Benji Hicks
Heat race winners: Benji Hicks, Travis Pennington, Cla Knight, Cody Overton
Consolation race winners: Matthew Nance
Next series race: November 18, Screven Motor Speedway (Sylvania, GA) $3,000
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.