Sweeney Sweeps Clarksville


Sweeney Sweeps Clarksville Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – July 9, 2011 – Randle Sweeney was out to leave no doubt during the DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals stop Saturday Night at Clarksville (Tenn.) Speedway.

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Sweeney, of Clifty, Ky., captured quick time honors, a dash win, and led the entire 30-lap main event to earn his first DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals win worth $600. Clayton Miller of Elkton, Ky., drove from his third place starting spot to claim the runner up position at the line.  Gregg Brown of Burns, Tenn., finished third after starting fifth.  Trent Young of Crofton, Ky., finished fourth ahead of hard charging Jason Maurer of Columbia, Tenn., who started 14th and rounded out the top five.

Dustin Isom of Hopkinsville, Ky., drove to a heat race victory.  Mike Harrison continues to hold his lead in the Summit Racing Equipment Modified National points by 119 markers over Mckay Wenger of Fairbury, Ill., with Jeff Curl of Forrest, Ill., 153 points behind.

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The Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals return to action Sunday, July 10, at Tri-State Speedway in Haubstadt, Ind.

DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Statistical Report; Clarksville Speedway; Clarksville, Tenn.; July 9, 2011

A-Main (30-Laps): 1. 182 Randle Sweeney ($600), 2. 15 Clayton Miller, 3. B5 Gregg Brown, 4. 10Y Trent Young, 5. 8A Jason Maurer, 6. 83 Jr. Mason, 7. 117 Dustin Isom, 8. 915 Travis Jones, 9. 00 Wendell Hodge, 10. 2R Jeff Rogers, 11. 3 Donnie Cox, 12. 7 Mike Allen, 13. 1D Jamie Knight, 14. 90 Kyle Robertson, 15. 31 Lincoln Epps, 16. 42T Fred Thalman.

2011 DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Schedule

July 13




Winner (Cars)

June 15

Brownstown Speedway

Brownstown, Ind.

PPD/July 12

June 16

Kankakee County Speedway

Kankakee, Ill.

Ken Schrader (39)

June 17

Cedar Lake Speedway

Cedar Lake, Wis.

Ryan Gustin (52)

June 18

Cedar Lake Speedway

Cedar Lake, Wis.

Canceled Rain

June 20

LaSalle Speedway

LaSalle, Ill.


June 21

Spoon River Speedway

Canton, Ill.

PPD/July 14

June 22

Highland Speedway

Highland, Ill.

Ken Schrader (37)

June 23

Fayette County Speedway

Brownstown, Ill.

Mike Harrison(35)

June 24

Tri-City Speedway

Pontoon Beach, Ill.

Mike Harrison(41)

June 25

Fairbury American Legion Speedway

Fairbury, Ill.

PPD/July 23

June 26

I-96 Speedway

Lake Odessa, Mich.

Jacob Poel (31)

June 28

Lincoln Park Speedway

Putnamville, Ind.

Mike Harrison(34)

June 29

Belle Clair Speedway

Belleville, Ill.

Ken Schrader(24)

June 30

Clay Hill Motorsports Park

Atwood, Tenn.

Lucas Lee (16)

July 1

Paducah International Raceway

Paducah, Ky.

Mike Harrison(26)

July 2

I-55 Raceway

Pevely, Mo.

Mike Harrison(37)

July 3

Lincoln Speedway

Lincoln, Ill.

Ray Bollinger (40)

July 6

Peoria Speedway

Peoria, Ill.

Mike Harrison (23)

July 7

Macon Speedway

Macon, Ill.

PPD/July 21

July 8

Farmer City Raceway

Farmer City, Ill.

Chad Kinder(30)

July 9

Clarksville Speedway

Clarksville, Tenn.

Randle Sweeney(16)

July 10

Tri-State Speedway

Haubstadt, Ind.

July 12

Brownstown Speedway

Brownstown, Ind.

LaSalle Speedway

LaSalle, Ill.

July 14

Spoon River Speedway

Canton, Ill.

July 15

Attica Raceway Park

Attica, Ohio

July 16

Oakshade Raceway

Wauseon, Ohio

The DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals is brought to fans by several sponsors and partners including Summit Racing Equipment, Hoosier Racing Tires, GM Performance Parts, University of Northwestern Ohio, Aero Race Wheels, ASI Racewear, Auto Meter, Bell Helmets, Beyea Custom Headers, Bilstein Shocks, Fast Shafts, Fusion Graphics & Sign Company, Intercomp, Racing Electronics, Vicci, Chizmark Larson Insurance, KSE Racing Products, MSD Ignition, QA1 Motorsports, Quarter Master, R2C Competition Series Air Filters, RacingJunk.com, Willy’s Carburetor & Dyno Shop, VP Racing Fuels.