It’s the Super Bowl of Racing at Golden Isles Speedway
Tonight, the first race weekend of the 2019 Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series season comes to a close. The two-day show at Golden Isles Speedway in Brunswick, Georgia will be capped with the second of two $12,000 to win feature events.
View full 2019 Super Bowl of Racing results from Golden Isles Motor Speedway below.
Qualifying – Report
Just as hot laps were concluded, the rain returned. We went under a multi-hour delay. Just after 9pm, the show has now resumed with a new round of hot laps.
14.914 for Earl Pearson Jr in group A qualifying. 15.059 for Jonathan Davenport in group B.
Heat 1 – Report
Earl Pearson Jr and Brandon Sheppard set the front row for the first heat race. Green, Pearson noses ahead on the bottom lane. Bloomquist follows him through. Sheppard falls to 3rd.
Bloomquist is looking low on Pearson off turn two. They run side by side.
Lap 2, they’re even into turn three. Pearson lifts first on the outside. Bloomquist is through on the bottom.
Lap 6, slow car on track. The caution is out.
Green, Bloomquist is clear by 3 car lengths at the flag stand. He’s driving away.
Bloomquist wins the first heat race of the night at Golden Isles Speedway.
Heat 2 – Report
Josh Richards and Ryan King trail the pace truck ahead of heat race number two. Green, Richards gets the jump.
Richards drives it two feet deeper on the bottom. Hudson O’Neal has to check up mid corner behind King.
Lap 5, Dennis Erb Jr is showing some speed. He’s on the bumper of King for 2nd.
Josh Richards drives off to win heat two by over 10 car lengths.
Heat 3 – Report
Jonathan Davenport and Jimmy Owens lead them off turn four in heat three. Green, Jason Fitzgerald has a run from row three. He pulls even with Don O’Neal as they rum three wide for 3rd into turn one.
They ran out if space. O’Neal went around in front of the field. He did a 360 and got hit on all four corners. The corner worker pulls out the fenders and he’s good to go again.
Green, Owens and Davenport run even into turn one. Davenport lifts on the bottom. Owens drives around on the top.
O’Neal has a run on Davenport off turn two. He looks to the inside in turn three. Still side by side into turn one. O’Neal lifts on the bottom.
Lap 8, car around off turn four. The caution is back out.
Green, Davenport spins the tires down the front stretch. Owens opens a gap.
Jimmy Owens takes the win in heat three.
Heat 4 – Report
Tyler Erb and Chase Junghans line up on row one for the final heat race of the night. Green, Tyler Erb leads on the bottom. Jeff Mathews follows as Junghans drops to 3rd.
Erb is driving away. Junghans is all over Mathews for 2nd.
Lap 7, Junghans completes the pass. Erb is 10 plus car lengths up the road.
Tyler Erb takes the win in the final heat race of the night!
Main Event – Report
It’s and all Tennessee front row for the Super Bowl of Racing. Scott Bloomquist and Jimmy Owens lead them to the flag stand.
Green, Bloomquist is clear by two into turn one. Owens heads for the top of the track. He’s on the gas hard.
Owens has a run. He’s on the right rear of Bloomquist off turn two. They run even into turn three. Owens gets the drive off the corner and takes the lead!
Lap 2, Brandon Sheppard and Ryan King fight for space in turn one. King is around. Kyle Bronson and more are collected. The caution is out.
Green, Richards is on the move in the outside lane. He takes 2nd from Bloomquist and sets sight on Owens.
Lap 5, trouble for Hudson O’Neal. He heads to the pits. The caution is back out.
Green, Bloomquist heads to the bottom. Richards runs the middle and Owens is up top. They’re three wide in turn one. Owens leads off turn two.
Bloomquist and Richards are side by side into turn three. Bloomquist drives it deep on the inside. He clears him down the front stretch.
Bloomquist is on the bumper of Owens. He cuts to the bottom. They’re side by side for the lead.
Several laps later, still sids by side. Bloomquist drives deep to the bottom and noses ahead. He slides up the track a bit and clips Owens. The #20 car is around in front of the field. Josh Richards comes along with nowhere to go as they make nose to nose contact. The caution is out.
Green, Bloomquist is driving away.
Lap 20, Bloomquist leads Pearson by 10 car lengths.
Lap 25, Bloomquist is pinned behind a lap car. Pearson and Davenport close to his bumper. The lap cars part and Bloomquist opens a gap.
Lap 32, Pearson is back on the bumper of the leader. He looks high in turn one. He squeezes between Bloomquist and the wall off turn two. Pearson to the lead!
Lap 37, Owens is slow. The caution is out.
Green, Pearson opens a gap. Bloomquist and Davenport battle for 2nd.
Pearson drives off to win the Super Bowl of Racing at Golden Isles Speedway!
Golden Isles Speedway Results
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
February 2, 2019
View full Super Bowl of Racing results from Brunswick, Georgia below.
Qualifying – Group A: 1. Earl Pearson Jr (14.914); 2. Josh Richards (14.936); 3. Brandon Sheppard ( 15.081); 4. Ryan King; 5. Scott Bloomquist; 6. Hudson O’Neal; 7. Kyle Bronson; 8. Matt Cosner; 9. Brandon Overton; 10. Allen Murray; 11. Jason Jameson; 12. Dennis Erb Jr; 13. Blair Nothdurft; 14. Devin Moran; 15. Mark Whitener; 16. Devin Gilpin; 17. Billy Moyer Jr; 18. Blake Spencer;
Qualifying – Group B: 1. Jonathan Davenport (15.059); 2. Tyler Erb (15.064); 3. Jimmy Owens (15.069); 4. Chase Junghans; 5. Don O’Neal; 6. Jeff Mathews; 7. Ivedent Lloyd; 8. Gregg Satterlee; 9. Jason Fitzgerald; 10. Tim McCreadie; 11. Joel Callahan; 12. Justin Williams; 13. Shanon Buckingham; 14. Colton Flinner; 15. Steven Roberts; 16. Austin Rettig; 17. Morgan Bagley; 18. Stormy Scott;
Heat 1: 1. Scott Bloomquist; 2. Earl Pearson Jr; 3. Brandon Sheppard; 4. Kyle Bronson; 5. Brandon Overton; 6. Jason Jameson; 7. Billy Moyer Jr; 8. Mark Whitener; 9. Blair Nothdurft;
Heat 2: 1. Josh Richards; 2. Ryan King; 3. Dennis Erb Jr; 4. Devin Moran; 5. Hudson O’Neal; 6. Allen Murray; 7. Matt Cosner; 8. Blake Spencer; 9. Devin Gilpin;
Heat 3: 1. Jimmy Owens; 2. Jonathan Davenport; 3. Don O’Neal; 4. Morgan Bagley; 5. Shanon Buckingham; 6. Steven Roberts; 7. Jason Fitzgerald; 8. Ivedent Lloyd; 9. Joel Callahan;
Heat 4: 1. Tyler Erb; 2. Chase Junghans; 3. Jeff Mathews; 4. Gregg Satterlee; 5. Tim McCreadie; 6. Justin Williams; 7. Stormy Scott; 8. Austin Rettig; 9. Colton Flinner;
B-Main 1: 1. Hudson O’Neal; 2. Brandon Overton; 3. Jason Jameson; 4. Billy Moyer Jr; 5. Allen Murray; 6. Matt Cosner; 7. Blake Spencer; 8. Blair Nothdurft; 9. Mark Whitener;
B-Main 2: 1. Tim McCreadie; 2. Shanon Buckingham; 3. Steven Roberts; 4. Justin Williams; 5. Stormy Scott; 6. Colton Flinner; 7. Austin Rettig;
Super Bowl of Racing
Feature Race Results
February 2, 2019
A-Main ($12,000 to win):
1. Earl Pearson Jr | $12.800
2. Jonathan Davenport | $6,500
3. Scott Bloomquist | $4,300
4. Tyler Erb | $3,550
5. Brandon Sheppard | $2,250
6. Don O’Neal | $2,600
7. Dennis Erb Jr | $2,200
8. Gregg Satterlee | $2,000
9. Chase Junghans | $1,200
10. Jason Jameson | $1,100
11. Shanon Buckingham | $1,075
12. Brandon Overton | $1,050
13. Devin Moran | $1,025
14. Josh Richards | $1,800
15. Tim McCreadie | $1,700
16. Steven Roberts | $1,000
17. Hudson O’Neal | $1,700
18. Jeff Mathews | $1,000
19. Ryan King | $1,000
20. Morgan Bagley | $1,000
21. Jimmy Owens | $1,900
22. Ivedent Lloyd | $1,000
23. Kyle Bronson | $1,700
24. Matt Cosner | $1,000
Lap Leaders: Jimmy Owens (Laps 1 – 9); Scott Bloomquist (Laps 10 – 32); Earl Pearson Jr. (Laps 33 – 50)
Wrisco Feature Winner: Earl Pearson Jr.
Margin of Victory: 0.526 seconds
Cautions: Ryan King, Morgan Bagley, Kyle Bronson (Lap 2); Hudson O’Neal (Lap 5); Jimmy Owens, Josh Richards (Lap 10); Jimmy Owens (Lap 37)
Miller Welders Fast Time Provisionals: Matt Cosner, Ivedent Lloyd
Optima Batteries Hard Charger of the Race: Jason Jameson (Advanced 11 Positions)
Midwest Sheet Metal Spoiler Challenge Point Leader: Jonathan Davenport
Allstar Performance Power Move of the Race: Jonathan Davenport
Sunoco Race for Gas Highest Finisher: Earl Pearson Jr.
Eibach Springs Rookie of the Race: n/a
COMP Cams Engine Builder of the Race: Clements Race Engines
Ohlins Shocks Chassis Builder of the Race: Black Diamond Chassis
Outerwears Crew Chief of the Race: Garrett Alberson (Earl Pearson Jr.)
Dirty Girl Racewear Fastest Lap of the Race: Scott Bloomquist (Lap #15 – 15.056 seconds)
Hot Rod Processing Tough Break of the Race: Jimmy Owens
STEEL-IT Most Laps Led: Scott Bloomquist (23 Laps)
PFC Brakes Pole Award: Scott Bloomquist
Time of Race: 28 minutes 11 seconds
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Points
Pos | Driver | Points | Earnings
1. Earl Pearson Jr
490 | $18,300
2. Jonathan Davenport
460 | $10,100
3. Tyler Erb
460 | $15.550
4. Scott Bloomquist
415 | $5,800
5. Brandon Sheppard
410 | $4,500
6. Don O’Neal
400 | $4,400
7. Dennis Erb Jr
375 | $3,300
8. Chase Junghans
370 | $2,400
8. Josh Richards
370 | $4,550
10. Devin Moran
355 | $2,325
11. Brandon Overton
330 | $2,325
12. Jason Jameson
325 | $2,100
12. Tim McCreadie
325 | $2,750
14. Gregg Satterlee
315 | $3,000
15. Shanon Buckingham
300 | $2,075
15. Kyle Bronson
300 | $2,775
17. Hudson O’Neal
295 | $2,800
18. Jimmy Owens
290 | $2,925
19. Matt Cosner
275 | $2,000
20. Ryan King
265 | $2,000