Night 2 of the Clash at The Mag for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Tonight, it’s night two of a three day show in Columbus, Mississippi. Magnolia Motor Speedway hosts the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series. Tonight’s another full program paying $5,000 to the feature winner.
View Magnolia Motor Speedway results below.
Hot Laps/Qual – Report
More issues for Bobby Pierce. He’s come to a stop in turn three during hot laps. As they push him away it looks like there’s some fluid where he stopped. A bit of smoke came out as well. Probably a rear end issue.
Mike Marlar is quickest overall in qualifying with a 13.793. The track is significantly quicker than last night.
Heat 1 – Report
Kyle Bronson and Jonathan Davenport lead the to the line in heat one. Green, Davenport leads into turn one.
Bronson cuts hard to the bottom on turn three, its a slider. Davenport is on the gas around the top and he holds the position off turn four.
Bronson keeps fighting, he takes the position. Pierce is slow in turn two and the caution is out.
Green, they run three wide into turn one! Davenport comes out with the lead.
Lap 5, the caution is back out.
Green, Davenport leads. Hudson O’Neal heads to the top, he’s 3 wide for 2nd off turn two. Bronson shuts the door and doors O’Neal. Hudson is in the wall and the caution is out.
Green, Davenport opens the gap as they race for 2nd. Davenport takes the win in heat one!
Heat 2 – Report
Austin Arnold and Michael Arnold trail the pace truck ahead of heat two. Green, Austin and Michael Arnold run side by side through turn one.
They make contact in turn four. Austin fades as Michael Arnold leads Tim McCreadie.
McCreadie is hanging with the leader but there’s not much pressure on him. Michael Arnold takes the win in heat two!
Heat 3 – Report
Mike Marlar and Shanon Buckingham lead them to the starting line in heat three. Green, Marlar leads into turn one.
They run three wide for 2nd. Tyler Erb takes that spot.
Mike Marlar drives off to take the win in heat three!
Heat 4 – Report
Josh Richards and Brian Rickman set the front row for the final heat race of the night. Green, Richards is clear into turn one.
Lap 2, Richards heads to the top in turn three. Rickman to the bottom. He pulls to his left rear but Richards holds the lead.
Richards is exploring lanes on the race track. Rickman is hanging with him. Moyer Jr is working the top, he tags the wall. The top four run nose to tail.
Josh Richards hangs on the take the win in heat four!
Main Event – Report
Hudson O’Neal finished 5th in the B Main. That’s one position short of a transfer spot. No provisionals are given during the preliminary nights at Magnolia. The defending race winner will miss the Friday portion of the show.
Track promoter Johnny Stokes and his team are doing a little work on the track ahead of the feature. They’ve tilled the bottom groove and watered the top.
Jonathan Davenport and Mike Marlar trail the pace truck ahead of tonight’s main event. 25 laps are up next, paying $5,000 to the winner….
Green flag, Davenport leads into turn one. Marlar heads to the top and Don O’Neal pulls near even with him on the bottom.
Lap 5, Davenport and Marlar are separated by four car lengths. They both run the top.
Lap 9, Tim McCreadie is working the bottom and coming in a hurry. Lap 10, Marlar cuts to the bottom. Davenport holds the spot and moves to the bottom to block.
Marlar moves to the top. That opens the door for McCreadie on the bottom, he takes 2nd.
Lap 17, the leaders are deep in lap traffic. Nearly everyone is glued to the bottom. The bottom laned has darkened significantly since the start of this race.
Final lap, McCreadie heads for the middle in turn one. He’s there but can’t get the drive off the corner. Moran nearly slips into 2nd on the bottom.
Jonathan Davenport takes the win at Magnolia Motor Speedway!
Magnolia Motor Speedway Results
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
May 31, 2019
View full 2019 Magnolia Motor Speedway results from Columbus, MS below.
Qualifying – Group A (2 Laps) : 1. Kyle Bronson (13.754); 2. Austin Arnold (13.826); 3. Jonathan Davenport (13.871); 4. Michael Arnold (13.892); 5. Timothy Culp (13.950); 6. Dane Dacus; 7. Hudson O’Neal; 8. Devin Moran; 9. Bobby Pierce; 10. Tim McCreadie; 11. Don O’Neal; 12. Christian Hanger; 13. Robbie Stuart; 14. Rick Rickman; 15. Shay Knight; 16. Chad Thrash; 17. Morgan Bagley; 18. Clay Fisher; 19. David Payne;
Qualifying – Group B (2 Laps) : 1. Mike Marlar (13.793); 2. Josh Richards (13.795); 3. Shanon Buckingham (13.826); 4. Brian Rickman (13.860); 5. Tyler Erb (13.864); 6. Neil Baggett; 7. Scott Dedwylder; 8. Billy Moyer Jr; 9. Earl Pearson Jr; 10. Jimmy Owens; 11. BJ Robinson; 12. Billy Moyer; 13. Joey Moriarty; 14. Eric Cooley; 15. Gavin Landers; 16. Stormy Scott; 17. Colton Horner; 18. Shelby Sheedy;
Heat 1 (10 Laps – Top 4 Advance) : 1. Jonathan Davenport; 2. Don O’Neal; 3. Kyle Bronson; 4. Timothy Culp; 5. Robbie Stuart; 6. Morgan Bagley; 7. Shay Knight; 8. David Payne; 9. Hudson O’Neal; 10. Bobby Pierce;
Heat 2 (10 Laps – Top 4 Advance) : 1. Michael Arnold; 2. Tim McCreadie; 3. Devin Moran; 4. Dane Dacus; 5. Rick Rickman; 6. Austin Arnold; 7. Clay Fisher; 8. Chad Thrash; 9. Christian Hanger;
Heat 3 (10 Laps – Top 4 Advance) : 1. Mike Marlar; 2. Tyler Erb; 3. Earl Pearson Jr; 4. Shanon Buckingham; 5. Scott Dedwylder; 6. BJ Robinson; 7. Joey Moriarty; 8. Colton Horner; 9. Gavin Landers;
Heat 4 (10 Laps – Top 4 Advance) : 1. Josh Richards; 2. Brian Rickman; 3. Neil Baggett; 4. Stormy Scott; 5. Billy Moyer Jr; 6. Billy Moyer; 7. Jimmy Owens; 8. Eric Cooley; 9. Shelby Sheedy;
B-Main 1 (12 Laps – Top 4 Transfer) : 1. Robbie Stuart; 2. Bobby Pierce; 3. Morgan Bagley; 4. Rick Rickman; 5. Hudson O’Neal; 6. Shay Knight; 7. Clay Fisher; 8. Christian Hanger; 9. David Payne; 10. Chad Thrash; 11. Austin Arnold;
B-Main 2 (12 Laps – Top 4 Transfer) : 1. Scott Dedwylder; 2. Jimmy Owens; 3. Billy Moyer; 4. BJ Robinson; 5. Shelby Sheedy; 6. Eric Cooley; 7. Colton Horner; 8. Billy Moyer Jr; 9. Joey Moriarty; 10. Gavin Landers;
Magnolia Motor Speedway
Feature Race Results
May 31, 2019
A-Main ($5,000 to win) :
Pos | Driver | Race Earnings
1. Jonathan Davenport
2. Tim McCreadie
3. Devin Moran
4. Mike Marlar
5. Don O’Neal
6. Tyler Erb
7. Josh Richards
8. Timothy Culp
9. Earl Pearson Jr
10. Neil Baggett
11. Michael Arnold
12. Bobby Pierce
13. Brian Rickman
14. Kyle Bronson
15. Stormy Scott
16. Dane Dacus
17. Morgan Bagley
18. Jimmy Owens
19. Shanon Buckingham
20. BJ Robinson
21. Rick Rickman
22. Scott Dedwylder
23. Billy Moyer
24. Robbie Stuart
Lap Leaders: Jonathan Davenport (Laps 1 – 25)
Wrisco Feature Winner: Jonathan Davenport
Margin of Victory: 0.347 seconds
Optima Batteries Hard Charger of the Race: Devin Moran (Advanced 8 Positions)
Midwest Sheet Metal Spoiler Challenge Point Leader: Jonathan Davenport
Allstar Performance Power Move of the Race: Rick Rickman
Sunoco Race for Gas Highest Finisher: Devin Moran
Eibach Springs Rookie of the Race: Devin Moran
COMP Cams Engine Builder of the Race: Cornett Racing Engines
Ohlins Shocks Chassis Builder of the Race: Longhorn Chassis
Outerwears Crew Chief of the Race: Jason Durham (Jonathan Davenport
Dirty Girl Racewear Fastest Lap of the Race: Jonathan Davenport (Lap 3 – 15.030 seconds)
Hot Rod Processing Tough Break of the Race: Devin Moran
STEEL-IT Most Laps Led: Jonathan Davenport
PFC Brakes Pole Award: Jonathan Davenport
Time of Race: 6 minutes 50 seconds