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Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series
132 Jetplex Lane
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MARCH 13, 2020



Dale McDowell back in Victory Lane

Hoover, AL
—The Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series presented by MaxFab began it’s 37th year of dirt late model racing in the great state of South Carolina on March 1st and a face not seen in the SAS Victory Lane for 13 years was there. Chickamauga, GA driver and former Southern All Star champion Dale McDowell led all 60 laps of the Ginger Owens Memorial as the fans saw great racing between several drivers. Dale's last All Star win came in 2007 at Talladega Short Track.

McDowell set fast time in SUNOCO Race Fuels/Knowles Race Parts qualifying on Sunday and then took the lead at the drop of the green for the 60 lapper and never looked back as he cruised too the win.

Michael Brown of Buford, South Carolina came home to a second place finish. Jonathan Davenport was 3rd , Casey Roberts 4th and Chris Madden rounded out the top 5.

6th place went to Kyle Hardy, 7th to Brandon Overton, 8th to Ross Bailes, 9th to Pearson Williams and rounding out the top 10 was Ashton Winger.

29 super late models signed in for the annual event at Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney, S C before a jam- packed grandstands. Chamber of Commerce weather greeted the fans and the action on the track. Brown was the fastest qualifier in group one as that put him on the pole for the first heat race. McDowell was fastest in group 2 and he also was on the pole the 2nd heat race number 2.

Brown won heat 1 and that put him P1 for the feature. McDowell was winner of heat 2 and he would start on the outside pole. Heat 3 went to Casey Roberts which put him 2nd row inside and Davenport won heat 4 and completed the first 2 rows.

At the drop of the green flag a couple of cars got together including Chris Ferguson which brought out the red flag. Once the safety crew cleared the track, fans watched 60 green laps as the top 4 ran an uneventful race. Next race will be March 28 at Thunderhill Raceway in Summertown, TN $4,000.00 to win

Car Count: 29

Ginger Owens Memorial Results: 1.Dale McDowell 2. Michael Brown 3. Jonathan Davenport 4. Casey Roberts 5. Chris Madden 6. Kyle Hardy 7. Brandon Overton 8. Ross Bailes 9. Pearson Williams 10. Ashton Winger 11. Rambo Franklin 12. Benji Hicks 13. Sam Seawright 14. Ryan Gifford 15. Billy Franklin 16. Darrell Lannigan 17. Kyle Strickler 18. Adm Yarbrourgh 19. Mark Dodson 20. Kenny Collins 21. Zack Mitchell 22. Chris Furguson 23. Trent Ivey 24. Austin Kirkpatrick

DNS: Payton Freeman, Brian Ledbetter, Johnny Pursley Jr, Bubba Russell, Tim Vance

2020 SOUTHERN ALL STAR POINTS STANDINGS PRESENTED BY MAXFAB: 1. Dale McDowell 100 2. Michael Brown 96 3. Jonathan Davenport 94 4. Casey Roberts 92 5. Chris Madden 90 6. Kyle Hardy 88 7. Brandon Overton 86 8. Ross Bailes 84 9. Pearson Williams 82 10. Ashton Winger 80 11. Rambo Franklin 78 12. Benji Hicks 76 13. Sam Seawright 74 14. Ryan Gifford 72 15. Billy Franklin 70 16. Darrell Lannigan 68 17. Kyle Strickler 66 18. Adm Yarbrourgh 64 19. Mark Dodson 62 20. Kenny Collins 60 21. Zack Mitchell 58 22. Chris Furguson 56 23. Trent Ivey 54 24. Austin Kirkpatrick 52 25. Payton Freeman 20 26. Brian Ledbetter 20 27. Johnny Pursley Jr 20 28. Bubba Russell 20 29. Tim Vance 20 For more information concerning the Southern All Stars contact Ray Tennyson (205) 337-3803 Public Relations

MARCH 28 Thunderhill Raceway – Summertown, TN $4,000
APRIL 17 Deep South Raceway – Loxley, AL #3,000
APRIL 18 Deep South Raceway – Loxley, AL $5,000

2020 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series Sponsors:

*Hoosier Racing Tire “The Official Race Tire” of the Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series *Patriot Sports “The Official Merchandise Vendor” of the Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series *Sunoco Race Fuel “The Official Racing Fuel” of the Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series*MaxFab Presenting Sponsor, Rugged Radios Official Communications of the Southern All Stars Dirt Racing Series 2020 Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series Marketing Partners Include: AR Bodies, Brodix Cylinder Heads, , COR Suspensions, Cruise with the Champions,, H3 Performance Graphics, Integra Racing Shocks, , MSR Mafia Web Design and Service, PPM Racing Products,, 36 Racing & Fabrication, BrakeOMeter; Dirt Car Lift, Knowles Race Parts, Racing Junk Southern All Star Dirt Racing Series – 132 Jetplex Lane Madison, AL 35758