Becton Captures Pitts Toyota Scion St. Patrick's "100" at Dublin-441 Speedway | Best Of
A huge crowd of spectators and participants watched as Evan Becton of Valdosta, Ga., grabbed the lead from pole sitter Robert Diekemper of Bloomingdale, Ga. on the green flag lap, then cruised to victory in the Pitts Toyota Scion St. Patrick's "100" Late Model Race at Dublin-441 Speedway last Sat. night.
Kiekemper followed Him across the finish line, followed by Steven Roberts of Sylvester, Ga., Austin Scarboro of Swainsboro, and Steven Bloodworh of McIntyre, Ga. A fierce battle on the white flag lap saw Brandon Overton of Appling, Ga.brake a steering wheel while racing hard for third place.
Speedway Promoter stated: "In my 49 years of stock car racing I have never seen a driver break a steering wheel, Brandon is that type of driver..He drives to win". In other races Brandon Hadden of Vidalia lead the Georgia Sports Arena Super Street race from flag-to-flag, for His first feature win of 2013, after placing second last week in the season opener. Jason Floyd of Cochran was second, Craig Ussery of Milan-third, Johns Sellers-fourth and Frank Roberts-fifth
Jeffrey Yates of Tennille, Ga. won the exciting Bomber race after passing leader Terry Cummings at the 1/2 way point. Cummings was second, Austin Owens-third, Jacob Simpson-the 2012 Road Warrior Champion was-fourth, and Bryan Rice-fifth.
Tyler Sanders won the Pure Stock feature, with David Ussery second, Jason Floyd-third, Lance Griffeth-fourth and Bubba Howell fifth.
Next week regular races resume at the speedway with an additional special event, The First Laurens/Community Bank of Johnson County/Ga. Equipment Company "KIDS-DASH-FOR CASH". A very popular program for all kids!!!.