Warner Smokes the Competition
By Ken de la Bastide
10, 2012) – Driving a new car purchased from Jerry Dane, Nick
Warner scored his third feature win in G.W. Pierce Front Wheel Drive oval
action on WMDH Night at Anderson Speedway.
Ron Phipps took the early lead in the feature followed by Warner, Marshall
Clark Jr., Don Gallaher and Trevin Henson.
Gallaher used a power move down the back straight to slip past both Clark
and Warner to move into the second position.
The caution flag waved on lap four when Mike Shepherd hit the turn two wall
and collected Phipps, who was forced to the pit area with a rear suspension
That put Gallaher on the point for the double-file restart, but Warner wsa
able to use the high line to his advantage and grab the top spot. The two
ran almost nose to tail for much of the event until Gallaher lost momentum
when he slowed for lapped traffic.
Warner recorded the win followed by Gallaher, Clark, Henson and Paul Phipps.
Gallaher won the first heat race getting inside of Paul Phipps coming off
the second corner on lap four. Ron Phipps moved into the second spot on lap
five going down the back straight and Henson to inside of Paul Phipps
entering turn three.
Warner finished fourth followed by Keith Morris.
Jeff Williams dominated the first half of the second heat race until he was
black flagged for turning laps faster than he qualified at earlier in the
That gave the lead to James Frawley, but on lap eight William Harris got
inside exiting the fourth corner to assume the lead.
Harris scored his first heat win of the year followed to the checkers by
Frawley, Michelle Cutsinger, Williams and Shepherd.
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