Shaw tops Whitwell in photo finish at Tucson
TUCSON, Ariz. (Oct. 19) — Don Shaw of Ham Lake, Wis., topped hometown driver R.C. Whitwell in a photo finish Saturday night at Tucson International Raceway, earning $1,200 for the second Championship Dirt Motorsports Super Late Model Series presented by Indy Screen Print victory of his career.
Whitwell, who entered the event with a 64-point lead in the tour’s championship chase, settled for second with Joey Moriarty of Phoenix, Ariz., third. Whitwell’s closest points challenger, Garrett Alberson of Las Cruces, N.M., finished fourth in the event with hometown driver Brad Williams rounding out the top five.
CDM @ Tucson: (1) Don Shaw, (2) R.C. Whitwell, (3) Joey Moriarty, (4) Garrett Alberson, (5) Brad Williams, (6) Bud Grossenbacher, (7) Greg Jelvik, (8) Bruce Duckett, (9) Dave Deetz, (10) Bucky Andrews, (11) Troy Ruebke, (12) Jerry Fincher, (13) Sean Bray, (14) Bill Archibald, (15) Mercedes Abercrombie, (16) Lonnie Parker, (17) Jeff Manka, (18) James Laing.