Wallace tops Sullivan for I-30 victory
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Sept. 14) — Wendell Wallace of Batesville, Ark., raced to his second Comp Cams Super Dirt Series victory of the season and a $2,500 payday Saturday night in the tour’s final visit of the season to I-30 Speedway.
Jack Sullivan of Greenbrier, Ark., finished second at the tight quarter-mile oval with rookie contender Ashley Newman of Ripley, Tenn., third. Jon Kirby of Russellville, Ark., was fourth with Timothy Culp of West Monroe, La., rounding out the top five.
Kyle Beard of Trumann, Ark., who wrapped up the series championship with a Sept. 7 victory at Northeast Arkansas Speedway in Harrisburg, Ark., finished 16th in Saturday's feature.
Notes: Wallace’s Barry Wright Race Car is powered by a Russell Baker Engine and sponsored by Triple A Diesel, Wincrest Farms, New Vision Graphics and Delph Communications. ... Wallace’s previous series victory came May 4 at ArkLaTex Speedway in Vivian, La. ... Wallace scored the 17th series victory of his career; he leads the tour’s all-time wins list. ... The series concludes its 2013 season with a Sept. 28 visit to Riverside International Speedway in West Memphis, Ark.
Comp Cams @ I-30: (1) Wendell Wallace, (2) Jack Sullivan, (3) Ashley Newman, (4) Jon Kirby, (5) Timothy Culp, (6) Brandon Smith, (7) Jon Mitchell, (8) Jeff Floyd, (9) Curtis Cook, (10) Ronny Adams, (11) Drew Armstrong, (12) Thomas Dacus, (13) Lynn Beach, (14) Kody Mea, (15) Tommy Surrett, (16) Kyle Beard, (17) Chandler Petty, (18) Clay Fisher, (19) Joe Long (20) Shane Harris. Heat race winners: Kirby, Newman, Wallace, Sullivan. Consolation winners: Mitchell, Adams.