DURRENCE LAYNE CHEVROLET MODIFIED SPORTSMAN DIVISION WEEK 13 ROUND UP

DURRENCE LAYNE CHEVROLET MODIFIED SPORTSMAN DIVISION WEEK 13 ROUND UP

ADAIRSVILLE, GA – The Riddler struck twice in Durrence Layne Weekly Racing Series Week 13 action. Durrence Layne Chevrolet Modified Sportsman Division point leader Luke Riddle of Hartselle, AL swept Week 13 competition with two wins driving the Morgan Machine Special powered by a $3,595 Chevrolet Performance 602 Circle Track Engine.

Riddle took his first win on Friday night at Moulton Speedway in Danville, AL with a 40-point win, and then followed that up on Saturday night with a 50-point victory at North Alabama Speedway in Tuscumbia, AL.

Riddle has 482 points after six wins and 13 top five finishes in 13 races over 10 weeks of competition. Riddle has the highest Weekly Point Average (WPA) among the Top 20 in the Durrence Layne Chevrolet Modified Sportsman National point standings at 48.20 out of a possible 50.

The defending Durrence Layne Chevrolet Modified Sportsman National Champion Oakley Gillespie of Five Points, TN is 22 points behind Riddle in the second spot with 460 points. In 13 races, Gillespie has four wins, ten top five finishes, and 12 top ten finishes over ten weeks of racing.

Gillespie finished third on Saturday night at North Alabama Speedway driving the Rounder’s Sports Bar and Grill Special powered by a $3,595 Chevrolet Performance 602 Circle Track Engine. Gillespie has the third highest WPA at 46.

Seth Johnston of Santa Fe, TN is third in the Durrence Layne Chevrolet Modified Sportsman National standings with 436 points. Johnston has nine top five finishes and ten top ten finishes in 15 races over 11 weeks of competition. Johnston drove the Johnston Racing Special to a fourth-place finish on Saturday night at North Alabama Speedway.

David Nichols of Hodges, AL is fourth in the Modified Sportsman National standings with 417 points after five top five finishes and nine top ten finishes in ten races over ten weeks of competition. Nichols finished seventh on Saturday night at North Alabama Speedway driving the Nichols Racing Special powered by a $3,595 Chevrolet Performance 602 Circle Track Engine.

Ron Bailey of Meridianville, AL is fifth in the Durrence Layne Chevrolet Modified Sportsman National standings with 412 points. Bailey has eight top five finishes and 12 top ten finishes in 14 races over ten weeks of competition. Bailey drove the John’s Auto Repair Special to a fifth-place finish on Saturday night at North Alabama Speedway.

The Riddler may have captured two Durrence Layne Chevrolet Modified Sportsman Division Week 13 events, but not to be outdone, Mother Nature got three with Saturday night rainouts at Camden Speedway in Camden, TN, Talladega Short Track in Eastaboga, AL, and Thunderhill Raceway in Summertown, TN.

For complete point standings, more information and rules about the Durrence Layne Chevrolet Modified Sportsman Division, visit the series web site at www.durrencelayneracing.com, or visit the series on Facebook at Durrence Layne Chevrolet Modified Sportsman Division. You can follow us on Twitter @DurrenceLayneRacing.

DURRENCE LAYNE CHEVROLET MODIFIED SPORTSMAN DIVISION POINT STANDINGS THROUGH 6/22/19:

1. 28 Luke Riddle – 482
2. 1g Oakley Gillespie – 460
3. 246 Seth Johnston – 436
4. 12 David Nichols – 417
5. 12b Ron Bailey – 412
6. 11 Darrell Jewell – 375
7. 10 Chuckie Gipson – 350
8. 99 Blake Cross – 348
9. 92 Blaze Trull – 327
10. 00 Billy Wilkins – 318

DURRENCE LAYNE CHEVROLET MODIFIED SPORTSMAN DIVISION WEEK 13 RESULTS:

Friday, June 21:

MOULTON SPEEDWAY – DANVILLE, AL: 1, Luke Riddle; 2. John Smartt; 3. Seth Johnston; 4. Ryan Bailey; 5. Kenneth Brown.

Saturday, June 22:

NORTH ALABAMA SPEEDWAY – TUSCUMBIA, AL: 1. Luke Riddle: 2. Casey Ledlow; 3. Oakley Gillespie; 4. Seth Johnson; 5. Ron Bailey; 6. Wayne Vintson; 7. David Nichols; 8. Chuckie Gipson; 9. Darren Jewell.

CAMDEN SPEEDWAY – CAMDEN, TN: RAINED OUT
TALLADEGA SHORT TRACK – EASTABOGA, AL: RAINED OUT
THUNDERHILL RACEWAY – SUMMERTOWN, TN: RAINED OUT

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