Ralph Latham Memorial results for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
Tonight, the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series unloads in Union, Kentucky. Florence Speedway hosts the Ralph Latham Memorial paying $12,000 to the dirt late model winner.
View full 2019 Florence Speedway results below.
Heat 1 – Report
Kyle Bronson and Jimmy Owens set the front row in the first heat race of the night. Green, Bronson to the bottom in turn one. He clears himself just ahead if the nose of Owens off turn two.
Owens crosses under him off the corner. He heads to the bottom in turn two and takes the lead.
Back in turn one, Bronson heads to the top. He drives around Owens on the outside!
Next lap, Bronson jumps the cushion in turn one. Brandon rubs the wall as Owens drives right by on the bottom.
Jimmy Owens takes the win in heat race number one!
Heat 2 – Report
Josh Richards and Kody Evans lead them to the starting line in heat two. Green, O’Neal takes them three wide into turn one! O’Neal slides them all, false start.
Green, Richards leads into turn one. O’Neal takes McCreadie three wide and Neal holds 2nd off turn two.
Several cars tangle in turn four and the caution is out.
Green, Richards leads O’Neal. Kody Evans is on the cushion and the gas, he takes over 2nd on the outside.
Lap 7, Richards, Evans and O’Neal run nose to tail around the top. O’Neal gives the bottom a try but bails.
Josh Richards takes the win in heat two!
Heat 3 – Report
Jonathan Davenport and Michael Norris head to the flag stand in heat three. Green, Davenport leads into turn one.
Norris gets closed up in the middle of the cars. Several cars bunch up but he holds 2nd off turn two.
Lap 7, car around in turn three. The yellow is out but cars were already coming. Moderate contact for Mills as he weren’t able to slow up in time.
Green, Davenport leads. Marlar is clear of Norris at the flag stand.
Jonathan Davenport drives off to the win in heat three!
Heat 4 – Report
Jared Hawkins and Boom Briggs trail the pace truck ahead of the final heat race of the weekend. Green, Hawkins leads into turn one. They run four wide into turn one for 4th on back! They all survive.
Briggs pulls a fender on the leader. Briggs drives to the lead. The race for 3rd is heated as Rice tags the wall and Lanigan gets crossed up to avoid him.
Lap 6, slow car in turn two and the caution is out.
Green, Robinson has found speed on the bottom. He takes over 2nd off turn two. He’s not done, Robinson to the bottom in turn three and the lead off turn four!
2 to go, Landers is slow. He pulls to the infield.
Kent Robinson wins the final heat race of the night! Lanigan slides Briggs for 2nd off the final corner.
Main Event – Report
Heavy track prep has taken place ahead of the main event. Water has been dropped all over and its been smoothed out from top to bottom.
The field pulls onto the Kentucky dirt track. Jimmy Owens and Jonathan Davenport trail the pace truck for the 50 lap main event at the half mile dirt oval.
They line up in a four wide salute for the dirt racing fans. $12,000 is on the line and the start is up next…
Green flag, they run even into turn one. They remain side by side off turn two.
Tyler Erb has a look and thinks about making it three wide on the bottom into turn three, he lifts. Davenport leads off turn four.
Lap 5, the track is super fast. Owens is still working Davenport on the bottom.
Lap 10, Davenport leads by 8 car lengths. Heavy lap traffic ahead.
Lap 12, Owens has a look on the bottom into turn one. He pulls ahead through the center of the corner but Davenport swings back around on the outside as they exit the corner.
Lap 19, a lap car gets into the left rear of Davenport. Spring steel, no damage. Davenport is now slicing quicker through lap traffic than Owens.
Lap 24, Richards has a run on Erb for 3rd into turn one. He drives it deep to the bottom. Richards slides him, light contact if any and Richards has the position.
Lap 34, Davenport and Owens have both moved to the cushion. Owens is running him down but he jumps the cushion in turn four and makes light contact with the wall.
Lap 43, Hudson O’Neal has moved to 4th. He’s on the bumper of Richards with lap traffic ahead. O’Neal takes them 3 wide and moves to 3rd.
Richards takes the spot back. Hudson O’Neal slides him off turn four.
Davenport is taking it easy on the lap cars. Owens is closing.
Final lap, Owens has closed to within a car length but he’s going to come up short.
They went caution free. Jonathan Davenport wins at Florence Speedway!
Florence Speedway Results
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series
June 29, 2019
View full 2019 Florence Speedway results from Union, KY below.
Qualifying – Group A (2 Laps): 1. Kyle Bronson (15.656); 2. Josh Richards (15.784); 3. Jimmy Owens (15.945); 4. Kody Evans (15.972); 5. Tyler Erb (15.984); 6. Hudson O’Neal; 7. Dustin Nobbe; 8. Tim McCreadie; 9. Jackie Boggs; 10. Billy Moyer Jr; 11. Trevor Landrum; 12. Gregg Satterlee; 13. Victor Lee; 14. David Webb; 15. Nick Hoffman; 16. Jason Jameson; 17. Devin Moran; 18. Duane Chamberlain; 19. Kyle Strickler; 20. Troy Cruse; 21. David Douglas;
Qualifying – Group B (2 Laps): 1. Jonathan Davenport (16.139); 2. Jared Hawkins (16.188); 3. Michael Norris (16.218); 4. Boom Brigs (16.235); 5. Mike Marlar (16.258); 6. Billy Green; 7. Earl Pearson Jr; 8. Josh Rice; 9. Stormy Scott; 10. Darrell Lanigan; 11. Robby Hensley; 12. Shanon Buckingham; 13. Austyn Mills; 14. Justin Rattliff; 15. Jeff Alsip; 16. Scott James; 17. Greg Johnson; 18. Dale McDowell; 19. Jesse Lay; 20. Shane Clanton; 21. Roger Williams; 22. Kent Robinson;
Heat 1 (10 Laps – Top 4 Advance): 1. Jimmy Owens; 2. Tyler Erb; 3. Devin Moran; 4. Nick Hoffman; 5. Jackie Boggs; 6. Trevor Landrum; 7. Kyle Bronson; 8. Kyle Strickler; 9. Victor Lee; 10. Dustin Nobbe; 11. David Douglas;
Heat 2 (10 Laps – Top 4 Advance) : 1. Josh Richards; 2. Kody Evans; 3. Hudson O’Neal; 4. Gregg Satterlee; 5. Billy Moyer Jr; 6. David Webb; 7. Tim McCreadie; 8. Jason Jameson; 9. Duane Chamberlain; 10. Troy Cruse;
Heat 3 (10 Laps – Top 4 Advance) : 1. Jonathan Davenport; 2. Mike Marlar; 3. Michael Norris; 4. Earl Pearson Jr; 5. Jesse Lay; 6. Stormy Scott; 7. Austyn Mills; 8. Jeff Alsip; 9. Roger Williams; 10. Robby Hensley; 11. Greg Johnson;
Heat 4 (10 Laps – Top 4 Advance): 1. Kent Robinson; 2. Darrell Lanigan; 3. Boom Briggs; 4. Dale McDowell; 5. Shanon Buckingham; 6. Scott James; 7. Billy Green; 8. Shane Clanton; 9. Justin Rattliff; 10. Jared Hawkins; 11. Josh Rice;
B-Main 1 (12 Laps – Top 3 Advance): 1. Tevor Landrum; 2. Kyle Bronson; 3. Kyle Strickler; 4. Jared Landers*; 5. Victor Lee; 6. Dustin Nobbe; 7. Jackie Boggs; 8. Billy Moyer Jr; 9. Jason Jameson; 10. Troy Cruse; 11. David Webb;
B-Main 2 (12 Laps – Top 3 Advance): 1. Stormy Scott; 2. Shanon Buckingham; 3. Scott James; 4. Jesse Lay; 5. Justin Rattliff; 6. Jared Hawkins; 7. Jeff Alsip; 8. Roger Williams; 9. Shane Clanton; 10. Billy Green; 11. Josh Rice;
Feature Race Results
June 29, 2019
A-Main ($12,000 to win):
Pos | Driver | Race Earnings
1. Jonathan Davenport
2. Jimmy Owens
3. Hudson O’Neal
4. Josh Richards
5. Mike Marlar
6. Tyler Erb
7. Kent Robinson
8. Kody Evans
9. Earl Pearson Jr
10. Tim McCreadie
11. Nick Hoffman
12. Dale McDowell
13. Michael Norris
14. Devin Moran
15. Darrell Lanigan
16. Kyle Strickler
17. Kyle Bronson
18. Stormy Scott
19. Shanon Buckingham
20. Billy Moyer Jr
21. Gregg Satterlee
22. Trevor Landrum
23. Boom Briggs
24. David Douglas
25. Scott James
Lap Leaders: Jonathan Davenport (Laps 1 – 50)
Wrisco Feature Winner: Jonathan Davenport
Margin of Victory: 0.663 seconds
Series Provisionals: Tim McCreadie, Billy Moyer Jr.
Florence Speedway Track Provisionals: David Douglas
Optima Batteries Hard Charger of the Race: Tim McCreadie (Advanced 13 Positions)
Midwest Sheet Metal Spoiler Challenge Point Leader: Jonathan Davenport
Allstar Performance Power Move of the Race: Tim McCreadie
Sunoco Race for Gas Highest Finisher: Jimmy Owens
Eibach Springs Rookie of the Race: Tyler Erb
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: Taylon Center (Hudson O’Neal)
Dirty Girl Racewear Fastest Lap of the Race: Josh Richards (Lap #9 – 16.691 seconds)
Hot Rod Processing Tough Break of the Race: Scott James
STEEL-IT Most Laps Led: Jonathan Davenport (50 Laps)
PFC Brakes Pole Award: Jimmy Owens
Time of Race: 14 minutes 57 seconds
Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series Points
Pos | Driver | Earnings | Points
1. Jonathan Davenport
3830 | $146,375
2. Earl Pearson Jr
3425 | $72,375
3. Tyler Erb
3325 | $83,175
4. Josh Richards
3325 | $62,200
5. Tim McCreadie
3190 | $55,225
6. Jimmy Owens
3170 | $63,075
7. Devin Moran
3160 | $51,225
8. Hudson O’Neal
3105 | $71,100
9. Kyle Bronson
2855 | $48,325
10. Shanon Buckingham
2700 | $38,075
11. Billy Moyer Jr
2590 | $29,950
12. Don O’Neal
2520 | $45,150
13. Stormy Scott
2445 | $22,775