Screven Motor Speedway,
Sanction: Fastrak Racing Series (Georgia State Outlaw Championship) - $2,000
Information provided by: Series reports (last updated November 17, 4:11 pm)
Pennington wins Fastrak opener at Screven
Georgia State Outlaw Championship
- Travis Pennington
- Corey Almond
- Jordy Nipper
- Matthew Nance
- Trent Ivey
- Nick Schlager
- Brett Hamm
- Carson Ferguson
- Matt Long
- Sylvan Schuette
- Jacob Brown
- Blake Craft
- Shane Riner
- Lonnie Brant
- Cody Pritchett
- Dillon Brown
- Joshua Bishop
- Darrell Dow
What won the race: Rallying from the sixth row, Travis Pennington of Stapleton, Ga., took the lead from Corey Almond with six laps remaining and went on to win Friday's Fastrak Racing Series weekend opener at Screven Motor Speedway. Pennington earned $2,000 for his third series win of the season, while Almond, who led laps 18-44, finished second.
Key notes: Pennington finished 1.619 seconds ahead of Almond. … Pennington used to the top side to rally from the 11th starting position. He took advantage of a caution with nine laps remaining to close the gap on Almond. … Contact between race leader Joshua Bishop and Almond on a lap 17 restart resulted in Bishop spinning, sending Bishop to the rear of the field and handing the lead to Almond. … Fifteen of the 18 starters completed all 40 laps. … Polesitter Joshua Bishop retired on lap 31 and finished 17th. … Series leader Matthew Nance, of Ronda, N.C., notched his ninth top-five finish of the season. … The race kicked off a weekend doubleheader for the Fastrak Racing Series at Screven. … The tour for Crate Late Models returns Saturday for a 50-lap, $3,000-to-win program. … Screven hosted the series for the third time this season. … Pennington won on Feb. 17 and Ches Chester of Twin City, Ga., won on March 31.
On the move: Race winner Travis Pennington started 11th.
Winner's sponsors: Pennington's Longhorn Chassis is sponsored by TK Farms, U.S. Duffie Site Prep, Phillip Duffie Hauling, Jack Edwards Automotive, Milford's Body Shop and Melchoir Hauling.
Points chase: Entering the weekend, Matthew Nance (410), of Ronda, NC, led Brett Hamm (294), Corey Almond (259), Brad Basey (237) and Matt Long (212).
Car count: 19
Fast qualifier: Matthew Nance
Time: 15.367 seconds
Polesitter: Joshua Bishop
Heat race winners: Joshua Bishop, Carson Ferguson
Next series race: November 17, Screven Motor Speedway (Sylvania, GA) $3,000
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.