Neil Baggett Adds His Name To Southern All Star Winners List At Southern Raceway
RACE RECAP: MILTON, FL - The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series presented by Max Fab started the 2019 season at Tom Lowry’s Southern Raceway in Milton, FL., and Neil Baggett of Columbus, MS., got his career first win with the series, he led 24 laps, David Breazeale led for 6 laps until he retired when he made contact with a lapped car punching a hole in his radiator. The victory was worth $3,000 for the 30 lap event.
Baggett set the tone of the night in SUNOCO Race Fuels/Knowles Race Parts qualifying with a 15.020 in group A and Larry Harrod of Plains, GA., in group b at 15.181.
Mark Whitener of Middleburg, FL came in second place after starting 16th, third to 2018 Southern All Stars Champion Jay Scott of Fayetteville, TN., fourth to Riley Hickman of Ooltewah, TN., who is back with the series and looking to break his title championship tie with Clint Smith finished fourth and finishing in fifth place was Joseph Joiner of Milton, FL.
Finishing in sixth place was JR Moseley, seventh to Zach Leonhardi, an eighth place to J C Wilson, a ninth place to Mark Dodson and tenth to Russell Flynn.
RACE TIDBITS: Southern All Stars presented the champion Jay Scott along with runner up Mark Dodson, trophies, jackets and products certificates for the 2018 and welcomed new racers into the series championship run with JR Moseley, Zach Leonhardi, Andrew Littleton, David Breazeale, Billy Franklin, and Austin Arnold.
Baggett Sponsors Rocket Chassis/Jay Dickens/Montgomery Farms/Flora RTC Recovery/Bo Satellite Service & Advanced Logistics.
Car Count: 21
SUNOCO RACE FUELS GROUP QUALIFYING: Group A: Neil Baggett 15.020 Group B Larry Harrod 15.181
Knowles Race Parts Fast Qualifier: Neil Baggett 15.020
Hoosier Racing Tires Heat Race Winners:
PPM Race Products B Mains:
AR Bodies Last Car Lead Lap: J C Wilson
COR Suspensions 10th Place Finisher: Russell Flynn
36 Racing & Fabrication Hard Charger: Mark Whitener
BrakeOMeter 4th Place Finisher Award: Riley Hickman
Rugged Radios Communications Award: Neil Baggett
Results Pending Tire Test: 1.Neil Baggett; 2.MarkWhitener; 3.Jay Scott; 4.Riley Hickman; 5.Joseph Joiner; 6.J R Moseley; 7.Zach Leonhardi; 8.J C Wilson; 9.Mark Dodson; 10.Russell Flynn; 11.Andrew Littleton; 12.Ryan Crane; 13.David Breazeale; 14.Billy Franklin; 15.Larry Harrod; 16.Austin Arnold; 17.Cody Smith; 18.Blake Martin; 19.Destin Mince; 20.CaseyRoberts; 21.Taylor Jarvis
For more information concerning the Southern All Stars contact Lynn Acklin - General Manager: 256-924-4546 www.sasdirt.com
2019 SOUTHERN ALL STAR POINTS STANDINGS PRESENTED BY MAXFAB: 1.Neil Baggett 100; 2.Mark Whitener 96; 3.Jay Scott 94; 4.Riley Hickman 92; 5.Joseph Joiner 90; 6.J R Moseley 88; 7.Zach Leonhardi 86; 8. J C Wilson 84; 9.Mark Dodson 82; 10.Russell Flynn 80
2019 CRUISE WITH THE CHAMPIONS/DIRTONDIRT.COM ROOKIE OF THE YEAR: 1.J R Moseley 21; 2.Zach Leonhardi 20; 3.Andrew Littleton 19; 4.Billy Franklin 18; 5.Austin Arnold 17.
2019 AR Bodies Challenge.
UPCOMING SOUTHERN ALL STAR DIRT RACING SERIES EVENT:
March 24-Cherokee Speedway-Gaffney, SC-$12,000
April 20-Thunderhill Raceway-Summertown, TN-$4,000
April 26-Smoky Mt Speedway-Maryville, TN-$5,000
2019 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series Sponsors:
*Hoosier Racing Tire “The Official Race Tire” of the Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series
*Patriot Sports “The Official Merchandise Vendor” of the Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series
*Sunoco Race Fuel “The Official Racing Fuel” of the Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series
*MaxFab Presenting Sponsor, Rugged Radios Official Communications of the Southern All Stars Dirt Racing Series
2019 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series Marketing Partners Include: AR Bodies, Brodix Cylinder Heads, , COR Suspensions, Cruise with the Champions, DirtonDirt.com, H3 Performance Graphics, Integra Racing Shocks, , MSR Mafia Web Design and Service, PPM Racing Products, RockAuto.com, 36 Racing & Fabrication, BrakeOMeter; Dirt Car Lift, Knowles Race Parts, Hawaiian Island Shine, Racing Junkwww.sasdirt.com