Rain results in “Super Saturday” at Sunflower Showdown
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October 4, 2013

Trevor Hunt will start Friday's postponed feature from the pole on Saturday.

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- With heat races and “B” Mains in the books and a dangerous thunderstorm tracking toward the Lakeside Speedway Friday night, event officials let fans leave in time to get home safe and postponed the co-sanctioned USRA/USMTS Modified “A” Main to Saturday for the final day of the Sunflower Showdown presented by Kenny’s Tile.

The Lucas Oil MLRA Late Models had just begun their main event when a multi-car crash in the first turn brought out the red flag. At that time, officials made the call to postpone both feature races until Saturday.

Within 20 minutes of pulling the plug, Mother Nature unleashed a flurry of wind, rain and hail that may have struck the event in the middle of the race.

Saturday’s extended program will now kick off at 6:30 p.m. with the “A” Mains for the Modifieds and Late Models, followed by the originally scheduled complete program for the USRA/USMTS Modifieds and Lucas Oil MLRA Late Models.

Trevor Hunt and Matt Dotson are on the front row for the postponed Modified feature.

The top six in overall points for the Modifieds after the make-up features will once again be locked into Saturday’s main event to complete the 18 pre-determined starters for the big dance. The Lucas Oil MLRA Late Models finish Friday night’s program off with a $3,000-to-win feature.

Saturday’s explosive finale will see another complete show for the fearless full-fendered division with a $5,000-to-win main event that will determine the 2013 Lucas Oil MLRA points champ. USRA Modifieds will compete in a series of Last Chance Races and preliminary main events before capping off the night with the $10,000-to-win, $1,000-to-start finale.

General admission tickets Saturday are $25 for adults (17 and older), $15 for juniors (ages 13-16) and $10 for kids (ages 6-12). Children ages 5 and under are admitted free in general admission. Reserved seats (all ages) are $30.

RacinDirt.TV will carry all of the action live online with flag-to-flag action of both divisions from start to finish. Saturday’s broadcast is $29.95. All major credit cards and PayPal are accepted. Visit www.RacinDirt.TV to witness it for yourself.

The Lakeside Speedway is a 4/10-mile semi-banked dirt oval located 1.0 mile west of I-435 (exit 18) on SR 5 (northwest of Kansas City, Kan.). The track hotline is 913-299-9206 or check out the track’s website at www.lakesidespeedway.net.

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OFFICIAL RESULTS
United States Racing Association – USRA Weekly Racing Series
Inaugural Sunflower Showdown presented by Kenny’s Tile
Seeburg Muffler Qualifying Night #3 of 3
Lakeside Speedway, Kansas City, Kan.
Friday, Oct. 4, 2013

USRA MODIFIEDS

Showing finishing position, starting position in parentheses, car number, driver, hometown and chassis/engine builder. The top 6 qualifiers in each heat were inverted for the heat race start. The top 12 drivers in passing points accumulated in the heat races are locked into the “A” Main, with the top 8 re-drawing for starting positions 1-8.

Heat Race #1 (8 laps):
1. (6) 99h Trevor Hunt, Kearney, Mo.
2. (4) 12b Johnny Bone Jr., Pea Ridge, Ark.
3. (5) 33z Zack VanderBeek, New Sharon, Iowa.
4. (1) 11s Scotty Bough, Nevada, Mo.
5. (2) 69 Zach Sanders, Kearney, Mo.
6. (7) 96 Chad Lyle, Oak Grove, Mo.
7. (3) 0 Kirby Stiens, Conception Junction, Mo.
8. (8) 39 Luke Driskell, Stilwell, Kan.
9. (9) 36 Jeff Conner, Panora, Iowa.
10. (10) 14b Darrin Bennett, Tonganoxie, Kan.
11. (11) 18 Chase Junghans, Manhattan, Kan.

Heat Race #2 (8 laps):
1. (5) 88d Matt Dotson, Hallsville, Mo.
2. (1) 90 Terry Schultz, Sedalia, Mo.
3. (3) 20r Bryan Rowland, Woodward, Okla.
4. (2) 73b Shad Badder, Bates City, Mo.
5. (6) 25 Darron Fuqua, Mayetta, Kan.
6. (4) 21 Lance Town, Louisburg, Kan.
7. (7) 36m Logan Martin, West Plains, Mo.
8. (9) 86 Brian Franz, Halstead, Kan.
9. (8) 26f Dan Fetters, Montour, Iowa.
10. (11) 15 George Martin, Fort Smith, Ark.
11. (10) 11n Gene Nicholas, Lowell, Ark.

Heat Race #3  (8 laps):
1. (2) 85 Thomas Tillison Jr., Wellston, Okla.
2. (1) 5 Scott Crystal, Overland Park, Kan.
3. (6) 50iii Brandon Davis, Medford, Minn.
4. (9) 66 Lucas Schott, Chatfield, Minn.
5. (3) 1K Tim Karrick, Basehor, Kan.
6. (7) 29 Dennis Elliott, Mt. Ayr, Iowa.
7. (5) 34a Aaron Marrant, Orrick, Mo.
8. (4) 34 Mark Schafman, Edwardsville, Kan.
9. (8) 9 Terry Bruner, Shawnee, Kan.
10. (11) 40 Brian Green, Pierce City, Mo.
11. (10) 7r Ryan Restad, West Fargo, N.D.

“B” Main #1 (10 laps, top 7 advance):
1. (4) 34a Aaron Marrant, Orrick, Mo.
2. (3) 0 Kirby Stiens, Conception Junction, Mo.
3. (1) 1K Tim Karrick, Basehor, Kan.
4. (2) 29 Dennis Elliott, Mt. Ayr, Iowa.
5. (8) 40 Brian Green, Pierce City, Mo.
6. (5) 39 Luke Driskell, Stilwell, Kan.
7. (10) 7r Ryan Restad, West Fargo, N.D.
8. (6) 36 Jeff Conner, Panora, Iowa, Skyrocket/RoushYates.
9. (7) 9 Terry Bruner, Shawnee, Kan., Skyrocket/Millert.
10. (9) 18 Chase Junghans, Manhattan, Kan., GRT/Sput’s.

“B” Main #2 (10 laps, top 7 advance):
1. (1) 96 Chad Lyle, Oak Grove, Mo.
2. (4) 86 Brian Franz, Halstead, Kan.
3. (2) 21 Lance Town, Louisburg, Kan.
4. (5) 34 Mark Schafman, Edwardsville, Kan.
5. (7) 15 George Martin, Fort Smith, Ark.
6. (3) 36m Logan Martin, West Plains, Mo.
7. (6) 26f Dan Fetters, Montour, Iowa.
8. (9) 11n Gene Nicholas, Lowell, Ark., TRE/Kelly.
9. (8) 14b Darrin Bennett, Tonganoxie, Kan., Evolution/Mullins.

The 20-lap “A” Main was postponed to Saturday, Oct. 5, at 6:00 p.m.

“A” Main Lineup:
Row 1 - 99h Hunt, Trevor / 88d Dotson, Matt
Row 2 - 85 Tillison Jr., Thomas / 12b Bone Jr., Johnny
Row 3 - 50iii Davis, Brandon / 90 Schultz, Terry
Row 4 - 5 Crystal, Scott / 66 Schott, Lucas
Row 5 - 33z VanderBeek, Zack / 20r Rowland, Bryan
Row 6 - 11s Bough, Scotty / 73b Badder, Shad
Row 7 - 25 Fuqua, Darron / 69 Sanders, Zach
Row 8 - 34a Marrant, Aaron / 96 Lyle, Chad
Row 9 - 0 Stiens, Kirby / 86 Franz, Brian
Row 10 - 1K Karrick, Tim / 21 Town, Lance
Row 11 - 29 Elliott, Dennis / 34 Schafman, Mark
Row 12 - 40 Green, Brian / 15 Martin, George
Row 13 - 39 Driskell, Luke / 36m Martin, Logan
Row 14 - 7r Restad, Ryan / 26f Fetters, Dan

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