Story by Ken de la Bastide
Photo by Dave Sink
2013) - In his first
appearance in Front Wheel Drive Oval
Division action in 2013, Jerry Dane turned
in an impressive performance.
Dane was driving the car that Nick Warner
steered to a win and a second place finish
previously this season.
Trevin Henson grabbed the early lead chased
by Dane and Mike Alley. Alley faded on the
third laps losing positions to Marshal Clark
Jr. and Elliott McKinney.
Dane went to the lead on lap six with an
inside move on Henson entering turn three.
From three Dane started to stretch his lead.
Chris Jennings was the driver on the move
passing McKinney and Henson over a five lap
period and moved into the second spot with
five laps remaining.
Dane went on to win by 2.6-seconds over
Jennings followed by McKinney, Henson and
In the first heat race, Henson led the
entire distance to record his initial
victory of 2013. Henson has lost the right
front wheel during both previous nights of
He was followed to the
checkers by McKinney, Jennings, Dane and
Paul Phipps won the second heat race after
Austin McKinney and Brian McKinney spun on
the second lap in turn two while battling
for the lead.
Phipps went on to lead the rest of the race
followed by Adam Lee, in his first action of
2013, and Austin McKinney.