Sanction: Fastrak Racing Series (UBB 29 Miners Memorial) - $3,000
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Trimble tops Fastrak foes at I-77 Speedway
UBB 29 Miners Memorial
- Brent Trimble
- David Pangrazio
- Corey Almond
- Matt Long
- Dillon Brown
- Eddie Hambrick
- Shane Greco
- Justin Wofford
- Layton Sullivan
- Kyle Thomas
- Luke Hyre
- Brandon Weigle
- Lucas McDonald
- Ronnie Sissney
- Steven Dotson
- Vaughn Haywood
- Carl Ashby Jr.
Brent Trimble climbed atop his car with the winning trophy.
What won the race: Brent Trimble of Morgantown, W.Va., took the lead on lap 19 and led the final 31 laps, cruising to win the 10th annual UBB 29 Miners Memorial at I-77 Speedway on Saturday night, earning $3,000 in the Fastrak Racing Series event.
Key notes: The Fastrak Racing Series returned to I-77 Speedway in Ripley, W.Va., for the 10th annual UBB 29 Miner’s Memorial, a race which honors the 29 miners who passed away in the Upper Big Branch Mine disaster in Raleigh County, W.Va., on April 5, 2010. ... Trimble worked his way by early race leader Dillon Brown of Gaffney, S.C., and cruised to win by 1.671 seconds over pole sitter David Pangrazio of Batavia, N.Y. ... Brown faded in the second half of the race, finishing fifth. ... The race was slowed by two caution flags and lasted just under 30 minutes. ... The top eleven finishers completed all 50 laps on Saturday. … It was the fourth race of the season and the second night of the tour’s West Virginia weekend doubleheader. … Henry Hornsby III of Beckley, W.Va., won Friday's opener at Ohio Valley Speedway.
On the move: Eddie Hambrick of Oak Hill, W.Va., started 10th and finished sixth.
Winner's sponsors: The Brent Trimble Racing Rocket Chassis is sponsored by Paint By Grover, Nu Finish Collision Center, Action Towing, MRRI, WG Motorsports and On-Time Body Graphic.
Points chase: Entering the weekend, Layton Sullivan (69 points) of Gaffney, S.C., led Matt Long (61), Nick Schlager (58), Carson Ferguson (56), Justin Wofford (53) and Corey Almond (53).
Current weather: Clear, 82°F
Car count: 17
Fast qualifier: David Pangrazio
Time: 14.156 seconds
Polesitter: David Pangrazio
Dash winner: David Pangrazio
Heat race winners: Luke Hyre, Layton Sullivan
Next series race: August 29, Lake View Motor Speedway (Lake View, SC) $0
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.