Matt Henderson and his team in victory lane at Smoky Mountain.
What won the race: Third-starting Matt Henderson of Loudon, Tenn., won the American Crate All-Star Series third annual Mayhem in the Mountains feature at Smoky Mountain Speedway on Saturday, earning $3,000.
Key notes: Dillon Brown of Gaffney, S.C., claimed the runner-up position, 0.848 seconds behind Henderson. ... Jake Teague of Knoxville, Tenn., finished third. ... Cory Hedgecock was disqualified from the event before it started after he was disqualified for his behavior following an incident in the preceding Topless Outlaw Series event. ... After claiming fast qualifier honors and winning the dash, polesitter Rusty Ballenger of Seymour, Tenn., faded to finish seventh. ... Saturday’s feature lasted nearly 26 minutes, with 17 competitors completing all 40 laps. ... The American All-Star Series presented by PPM continues on Sunday with a $5,000-to-win feature at Wythe Raceway in Rural Retreat, Va.
On the move: Logan Roberson of Waynesboro, Va., started 22nd and finished ninth.
Winner's sponsors: Henderson’s CVR Race Car is sponsored by Stanco Equipment, Vineyard Enterprises, R. Stuart Lumber, Bilstein Shocks, CVR Race Cars, Hendren Racing Engines, Hoosier Tire South, RPI Suspension and Vineyard Lawn.
Points chase: Logan Roberson (456 points) of Waynesboro, Va., leads Zach Sise (442), Trevor Sise (440), Brandon Miller (400) and Tyler Arrington (384).
Current weather: Overcast, 57°F
Car count: 39
Fast qualifier: Rusty Ballenger
Time: 17.148 seconds
Polesitter: Rusty Ballenger
Dash winner: Rusty Ballenger
Heat race winners: Greg Martin, Dillon Brown, Zach Sise, Ross White
Consolation race winners: Eli Beets, Carder Miller
Provisional starters: Chris Chandler, Brandon Miller
Next series race: May 30, Wythe Raceway (Rural Retreat, VA) $5,000