Hatton wins $5,000 at Ponderosa's Fall Classic
JUNCTION CITY, Ky. (Oct. 1) – Aaron Hatton of Mount Sterling, Ky., earned $5,000 Saturday night for his victory in the United Super Dirt Car Series-sanctioned Fall Classic at Ponderosa Speedway.
Dunnville, Ky., driver Dustin Neat, who set fast time during preliminary action for the event Friday night, was a close second in the main event with Steve Smith of Powell, Tenn., third. Victory Lee of Stanford, Ky., was fourth with Jeff Watson of Campbellsville, Ky., rounding out the top five.
Mike Jewell of Scottsburg, Ind., earned $2,500 Friday night for his victory in a tuneup event. Neat was second in that event as well.
Fall Classic: (1) Aaron Hatton, (2) Dustin Neat, (3) Steve Smith, (4) Victor Lee, (5) Jeff Watson, (6) David Webb, (7) Dustin Linville, (8) Matt Gullion, (9) Bobby Wolter Jr., (10) Stephen Breeding, (11) Tommy Carlton, (12) Bobby Carrier Jr., (13) Justin Ratliff, (14) Tommy Yeager, (15) Mike Jewell, (16) Johnny Wheeler, (17) Joey Daniels, (18) Jeremy Hines, (19) Brandon Fouts, (20) Jason Hinkel, (21) Brandon Hardgrove, (22) Chris Combs. Fast qualifier (among 33 cars): Neat.