Pro Late Double Features, Vintage Cars Too!

Download Pro Late Double Features, Vintage Cars Too!

Post on 02-Apr-2016

215 views

Category:

Documents

3 download

Embed Size (px)

DESCRIPTION

The Pro Late Models for 20 and 30 lap features, plus Bombers, Sportsmen and Vintage cars

TRANSCRIPT

  • Jo and Jones vs Veteran Jr. Niedecken #11 Aug 22, 2014

    With the finalcheckeredflaginsightforthe 2014 regular racingseason here at FiveFlagsSpeedway,lookfortonights racing action tobe fierce in three of thefourdivisionsthatwillbespreadthroughoutthepitarea.YoumightaskWhyany different from anyothernight?Theansweris simple. Less than ahandfullofracesarelefton the regular seasoncalendar and the finalcheckeredflagisinsightforthechampionshiptitlethat will go to only onedriverineachdivision.

    Only 18 pointsseparatethetopthreeintheAllenTurnerHyundaiProLateModelDivision.Johanna Long leadsoverGarrett Jones andWayne Niedecken Jr.After tonight it will thenbe decided on Saturdaynight,September27thatthe Whataburger Nightof Champions race.The three of them knowits down to tonight andSeptember 27th, whena Champion will becrowned.

    Theyshouldalsoexpectplentyofcompe-tition from a large fieldof out of towners whowill beonhand for theirlast Tune up beforethe Night of Champions100 lap event. Some ofthe drivers rumored tobehereareR.S. Senter (Georgia), Kurt Jett (Jacksonville, Fl), Ryan Luza(Texas)andnotell-ingwhoelse!

    The pointsspread is also tight inthe Beef OBradys Sportsman divisionas Shanna Ard leadsBrannon Fowler by amere2points!!Wow, tosaytakingitdowntothewirebetween twohighlycompetitivedriversisanunderstatement.

    You might alsobe wondering about theButler U Pull It Bomb-ers, and if this class isanydifferentinthepointsstandings.Well,Michael Nelson has been on aroll the last few racesand has managed toclosewithin17pointsofleaderRobert Balkum.

    To top all thisoff we will also see thereturn of the Vintage Cars for the secondtime this year. We allwill agree that theseoldCoupesandSedanswillbringbackoldmemoriesandatonofexcitement.

    Whoknowswhoour2014championswillbeinanyofthedivisions?Addingtotheexcitement,the next race event onSept 5th will be doublefeatures for Bombers,Sportsmen, Pro Trucksand Super Stocks. Fullpointsawarded foreachlegofthetwinfeatures.Holdontotonightsticket.ItisgoodforfreeadmissionSaturday andSundayafternoonat theannualHomeExpoattheBay Center downtown.Its a 5 dollar saving foreachticket.

    Until nexttime.Well see you atthe races.and makesureyoubringafriend.

  • Aug 22, PLM 20/30, SP, B, VintageSept 5, DOUBLE FEATURES Trucks, SS, SP, BSept 19, Blizzard #4, SS, SP, BSept 27 Whataburger Nite of Champions, Pro Late 100, Modifieds, Pro Trucks, Sportsmen and BombersNov 22 Snowball Derby (c) Preview

    2014 scheduleWXBM-FM

    National Anthem

    Selena Eichman

    9th Grade

    Pace High School

    Vintage Cars Roar Back to 5 Flags as Local Divisions Jockey for Points

    What can Five Flags Speedway do foranencore?Thatsasensiblequestiontoaskafteramassivecrowdwasrewardedearlierthismonthwiththetracksannualeditions of the Demolition Derby andFasterPastorfeature.

    Werestilloncloudnineafterwatchinganunthinkablefieldof18DemolitionDerbyclunkersdecimateeachotherandPastorWes Alvarez of My Fathers Vineyardspinning across the finish line and stillsomehow topping threeother area cler-gymen2weeksago.

    Ontheheelsof thatwhirlwindnight, thefamedhalf-mile oval is sure to create afew more memories tonight when theSouthern Vintage Racing Associationturnsbacktheclock.

    The old-bodied, 1934 Ford and Chevycoupes and sedans return for the secondtimethisyear,hopingforitsownentertainingencore,followingagreatshowinJune.

    Butthevintagecarsarenttheonlyshowcaseworth the price of admission. With pointsbattles raging through the pits, storylinesaboundforthethreelocalclasses.

    Tonight marks the next round of double-feature racing for theAllenTurnerProLateModels, and hometown girl Johanna Longhopestoprotectherslim,11-pointleadoverdefending track champion Garrett Jones.Withonlythreefeaturesremainingafterthisweek, theBeef OBradysSportsmanandButler U-Pull-It Bombers figure to battle totheseasonsfinalcheckeredflag.

    By Chuck Corder

  • What do fathers want for their sons? Athousand scholars and therapists couldargue their opinions until theyre blue intheface.Butabovemostshrewdassump-tions is the idea of becoming a father,lucky enough to have your son carry onthefamilylegacy.

    Twenty-one-year-old Nathaniel ThumpertostrangerorfriendGriceismakinghislifescurrentmissiontodojustthat for his father,Roger Scooter tostrangerorfriendGrice.

    TonighttheGricemenwillhaveashotattrackhistorywhentheir1934Fordsedanscompete in theSouthernVintageRacingAssoc.20-lapfeature.ScooterhasracedModifiedsoffandonforthelast20years.

    Nothing would make me happier thanif me and my dad could finish first andsecond,ThumperGricesaid. Thatdbeawesome.Idontwannarunsecondtomydad,butifIcantwin,Isurewouldlovetoberightbehindhim.

    ThumpermadehisoldmanproudearlierthissummerinJunewhenhedroveScoot-ersNo.83 toarunners-upfinishduringtheAssociationsfirstappearanceof2014.AnemotionalThumperwontheheartsofmanythatFridaynightinVictoryLane.

    Hewasovercomewith joythat theGricename had once again earned a podiumfinishat thefamedhalf-mileoval.--Read more on our web site.

    By Chuck Corder

    Car Photos Tom Wilsey

    251-597-4747

    Video Ted Baber850-458-2501

    Theres little thats subtle about AleckAlford.Fromthecowboyhattohis6-foot,280-poundframe,the27yearoldformerPaceHighSchoolfootballstarstandsoutfrom thecrowd.Almostasmuchas the1932two-doorChevycoupeAlforddriveswhenever the Southern Vintage RacingAssociationconvenes.

    BearingtheNo.7anumber,tradition-ally, associated with good fortunes dressedwithalucky,lime-greentrimandsportingahorseshoeonthefrontend,acasual observer might think Alford hasyettolosethisseason.

    A casual observer could not be morewrong. From a scorched hand, cour-tesyofaradiatorcap, toanemergencyappendectomy to his rear-end being amagnet foropponents,Alford isdesper-atetobreakthepatternofmisfortune.

    Ifwedidnthavebad luck, Iguaranteeyou,wed have none, saidAlford,whohasalreadygonethroughfourrearendsin2014.Themechanic/technicianbyday,Alfordhopestoadjusthislucktonight.

    Alford, running his first full seasonwiththe Southern Vintage Racing Associa-tion,iseagertomakehisdrivingdebutatthefamedhalf-mileasphaltoval.

    Read the rest of Chucks story on our web site: www.5flagsspeedway.com

    By Chuck Corder

  • A-1 Lock & Safe850-455-4358

    The Locksmith Leader

    1 10 OkieMason 5402 13 DavidBeale 4713 66 HeathMills 3094 17 ChrisCotto 2875 8 DonnieHamrac 2096 7 RobertChason 1857 117 MichaelSwilley 1738 88 JoeThornton 1709 99 BrandonHowell 127

    10 131 JeffLetson 123

    1 52 RobertBalkum 11152 03 MichaelNelson 10983 22 JohnKMerritt 10274 27 TommyLowery 9695 11 CourtneyRodrigues 9336 1 HunterWard 9287 83 TimWilmot 7458 15 PrestonPrevatte 6779 7 RyanWorsham 656

    10 99 JarrettBeal 621

    1 29 ShannaArd 11442 00 BrannonFowler 11423 77 ShawnLaws 10074 33 SteveButtrick 8595 07 JimPokrant 8126 12 ThomasFaddis 7677 17 KrisPierce 7188 42 RandyThompson 6919 33 KennyWilliams 65110 83 BoResmondo 595

    1 9 ToddJones 4152 12 BubbaWinslow 4053 42 RandyThompson 3994 9 DaveNolan 3555 57 CharlesSkipper 3476 33 DaveMaderIII 3257 5 KevinChase 2638 8 DustinKnowles 939 84 JeremyTassin 91

    10 14 JoeyMoxley 89

    1 11 JohannaLong 4822 88 GarrettJones 4713 99 Jr.Niedecken 4644 22 BryceDulabhan 4315 14 RyanLuza 3816 21 LarryBlount 3777 17 KurtGuillot 3598 30 RustySanford 3589 33 DustinSmith 337

    10 55 RonnieOsmer 336

    1 6 OkieMason 4632 98 JayJayDay 4513 99 TerasHodivsky 4364 50 TyRoberts 2175 96 RickPollaro 1126t 1 HowardLangham 1056t 26 ChrisWagner 1058 56 RayHoey 1039 50 DarrylRudd 102

    10 72 GregLeachman 100

    1 26 BubbaPollard 3372 29 AugieGrill 3053 2 DonnieWilson 2994 98 DanielHemric 2975 18 HunterRobbins 2746 29 AndersonBowen 2647 1 MikeGarvey 2488 11 DavidRogers 2339 3 KyleGrissom 216

    10 12 JohnHNemechek 196

    Meet the Faster Pastors. Thanks for being part of the event.

    Matt Mills Tim Payne Wes Alvarez C J McBride