Richard Kerr Wins Street Stock Main Event
Story by: Nancy Schmidt
Racing at South Sound Speedway on Sunday May 27th was filled with racing action. In the Street Stock Main event Anthony Barbera starts on the pole with Shawn Jones on the outside. Barbera takes the lead on lap 1. On lap 19, turn 4, Mike Kanavan spins. On lap 20, Arnold Norton gets into Ryan Kerr, Kerr and Kanavan spin, Norton, Kerr and Kanavan to the back. Richard Kerr takes the lead on lap 26 and goes on to win the 30 lap Street Stock main event, followed by Barbera, Dan Walker, Josh Pinkowsky, and Mike Carlson to round out the top 5.
Mini Stock Main event starts with Shayne Huson on the pole and Kevin Pegg on the outside. Pegg takes the lead on lap 1. On lap 20, Devin Matthews takes the lead. On lap 20 Pegg slows and leaves the rack. Lap 32 Jon Baglien slows on the front stretch and leaves the track. On lap 34, Huson spins, John Morse and Richard Smith exit the track. Race restarted with green and white together with Devin Matthews still in the lead. It was a fight to the finish with Scott Maynard taking the checkered flag to win the 35 lap Mini Stock main event, followed by Devin Matthews, Bill Hansel, Tina McMillan and Mark Johnson to round out the top 5.
Hobby Stock Main event starts with Doug Baird on the pole and Michael Martinez on the outside. Baird takes the lead on lap 1. On lap 3, Joe Swanson takes the lead. On lap 17, Don Briggs Jr. takes the lead and goes on to win the 25 lap Hobby Stock Main event, followed by Dan Walker, Todd Pederson, Swanson, and Bryson Baird to round out the top 5.
Legend Main event starts with Brent Mack on the pole with Parker Stephens on the outside. Mack takes the lead on lap1. Stephens takes the lead on lap 3. Rick McNeill takes the lead on lap 5. Duane Swanson takes the lead on lap 15 and goes on to win the 25 lap Legend Main event, followed by McNeill, Randy Schaaf, Stephens, and Randy Beddow to round out the top 5.
Baby Grand Main event starts with Mark Maynard Jr. on the pole with Bryan Crawford on the outside. Bryan Crawford takes the lead on lap 1. Jim Guinn takes the lead on lap 5, and goes on to win the 20 lap Baby Grand main event, followed by Bryan Crawford, Brad Crawford, and Mark Maynard Jr.