Salinan Josh Howard put together his best drive of 2017 and picked up his first ever win in the Bird Contracting IMCA Sport Compact division. Week 1 winner Dillon Richards started 10th and reeled him in late but couldn’t get by, finishing second. Richard Crow and Brandon Wise finished off the top four.

Howard made it a clean sweep on the night by winning the first heat race. Richards won heat race two.

Sport Compacts A-Feature

PLACE DRIVER POINTS START
1. Josh Howard (11)
Salina, Ks
40 3
2. Dillon Richards (24R) 39 10
3. Richard Crow (69X)
Grand Island, Ne
38 9
4. Brandon Wise (7K)
Hays, Ks
37 8
5. Amber Bird (4B) 36 12
6. Brandon Merriman (18) 35 4
7. Dallas Ayers (619) 34 1
8. Shawn Hein (5H)
Beatrice, Ne
33 7
9. Brooke Russell (12R)
Hays, Ks
32 6
10. Bristol McBride (15)
Barnard, Ks
31 2
DNS. Ashlyn Bird (14B)
Brookville, Ks
30 5
DNS. Britney Ball (26B)
Salina, Ks
29 11
DNS. Austin Bird (24) 13
DNS. Alison Bird (04)
Brookville, Ks
14

Sport Compacts Heat 1

PLACE DRIVER POINTS START
1. Josh Howard (11)
Salina, Ks
4
2. Richard Crow (69X)
Grand Island, Ne
7
3. Ashlyn Bird (14B)
Brookville, Ks
5
4. Shawn Hein (5H)
Beatrice, Ne
6
5. Dallas Ayers (619) 3
DNS. Amber Bird (4B) 1
DNS. Austin Bird (24) 2

Sport Compacts Heat 2

PLACE DRIVER POINTS START
1. Dillon Richards (24R) 7
2. Brandon Wise (7K)
Hays, Ks
6
3. Brooke Russell (12R)
Hays, Ks
5
4. Brandon Merriman (18) 4
5. Bristol McBride (15)
Barnard, Ks
3
DNF. Britney Ball (26B)
Salina, Ks
1
DNS. Alison Bird (04)
Brookville, Ks
2