Sanction: Southern Touring Late Model Series - $800
Information provided by: Series and track reports (last updated May 20, 6:28 am)
Egbert notches first Southern Texas victory
- G.W. Egbert IV
- Robbie Starnes
- Neil Manchester
- Brandon Brzozowski
- Mike Fenton
- Eddy Hardage
- Tracy Denby Jr.
- Kody Hardage
- Cody Leonard
Michael Diers/Pole Position Photo
G.W. Egbert IV won his first Southern Texas Late Model Series race.
What won the race: Picking up his first career Southern Texas Late Model Series victory, second-starting G.W. Egbert IV of Belton, Texas, outran “Little” Robbie Starnes on Friday for an $800 triumph at West Texas Speedway.
Key notes: Egbert, the tour’s two-time and reigning champion, became the 20th different winner in series history. … Starnes’s runner-up finish backed up his first career series victory May 5 at I-37 Speedway in Pleasanton, Texas. ... The Southern Texas Late Model Series, now in its seventh season, made it second-ever stop at West Texas Speedway. David Hennan won last year’s visit.
On the move: Runner-up Robbie Starnes of Baytown, Texas, started fifth.
Winner's sponsors: Egbert's No. 717 is sponsored by E&E Collision Center and 121 Towing.
Car count: 9
Polesitter: Neil Manchester
Heat race winners: Neil Manchester, G.W. Egbert IV
Next series race: June 2, 105 Speedway (Cleveland, TX) $800
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.