2015 late model track champion Craig Moore took advantage of a scuffle between two front runners to score a stirring victory in a 75 lap late model stock race at Orange County Speedway.
The event was the finale of a seven race card which honored the memory of former track staff member Sherry Love Johnson.
Moore was running third when the front two cars of Chris Denny and Layne RIggs got together late in the going .Denny spun and Riggs was forced to completely stop, giving Moore the lead and allowing several other cars to pass. At the end Moore held off Brandon Baker and Chuck Lawson with Riggs rallying for fourth. "We didn't have the best car tonight , but we put ourselves in a position to win" the Rougemont native stated in victory lane.
Ross Boo Boo Dalton took his first ever OCS triumph in the 35 lap limited sportsman affair as he outdueled Gary Young Jr.
In the night's other races.. Scott Martin edged John Comstock in the super mini truck 20 lapper, Dennis Capps survived a duel with Tony Dale Lassiter and Harold Sumney to take the mod four 20 , Chad Sykes won over Mike Herron in the pure stock 25, Jerry Wilkerson took the street stock 25 and Brian King dominated the field in a Grand American modified 30.
Late model. Craig Moore, Brandon Baker, Chuck Lawson, Layne Riggs, Tripp Massengill, Terry Dease, Grayson Massey, Chris Denny, Devin Steele
Limited sportsman. Ross Dalton, Gary Young Jr., Dennis Sargent Jr., Daryl Carver, Richard Hayden, Jerry Hinesley, Chris Gray, Chris Elliott, Chris Henderson, Richard Placer, Daniel Moss,.Cory Purnell, Daniel Schadt
Pure stock. Chad Sykes, Mike Herron, Danny Winstead, Mikey Milam, Bobby Clayton Jr., Les Aliff, Quincy Adkins, Emory Brooks, Chase Sanderfur, Jarrett Milan, Johnny Vaughn
Grand American modifieds. Brian King, Gary Young Jr., John Barkilla, Michael Roney, Sharon Botts
Street stocks. Jerry Wilkerson, Jared Gillis, Austin Purnell, Joe Lunsford, Michael Smith, Corey Whiteley
Mod four. Dennis Capps, Harold Sumney, Tony Dale Lassiter, Randy Ayers, Billy Tillman
Super mini trucks. Scott Martin, John Comstock, Nick McFarland, Dalton Martin, Devin Parrott, Jacob Clayton.