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Dacus takes MSRA victory at Poinsett County
From track reports
HARRISBURG, Ark. (May 3) — Starting outside the front row, Dane Dacus of Arlington, Tenn., led all 40 laps at Poinsett County Raceway for his second career victory on the O'Reilly Mid-South Racing Association. Mike Bowers of North Little Rock, Ark., finished second after a tight battle with Jeff Floyd of Walnut Ridge, Ark., who was third. Kyle Beard of Trumann, Ark., rallied from his 18th starting spot to finish fourth and reigning MSRA champion Joey Mack of Benton, Mo., was fifth. Polesitter Justin Asplin faded to finish sixth. Dacus, who drove an all-black No. 54 with no vinyl decals, earned $2,000. | Slideshow
Notes: Dacus won the first-ever MSRA event last April, also at Poinsett County. ... The 28 entries represented five states. ... The feature was slowed by five cautions. ... MSRA runs a doubleheader at Greenville (Miss.) Speedway on May 9-10.
MSRA @ Poinsett County: (1) Dane Dacus, (2) Mike Bowers, (3) Jeff Floyd, (4) Kyle Beard, (5) Joey Mack, (6) Justin Asplin, (7) Jamie Dacus, (8) Dewaine Hottinger, (9) Billy Moyer Jr., (10) Johnny Waters, (11) Jordan Jones, (12) Jeff Wells Jr., (13) Jon Kirby, (14) Gary Beard, (15) Clay Fisher, (16) Brian Ritchie, (17) Robert Lovette, (18) Jessie Bailey, (19) Charlie Cole, (20) Jeff Sloan. Heat race winners (among 28 cars): Asplin, Dacus, Bowers, Waters. Consolation winners: Dacus, Jones. Provisional starters: Kirby, Ritchie.