Lincoln County victories go to Herrick, Clough, Bond, Baumgardner

first_imgNORTH PLATTE, Neb. (May 31) – Bryan Herrick, Kyle Clough, Kyle Bond and Andrew Baumgard­ner earned trips to the winner’s circle at Lincoln County Raceway Saturday evening.Snaring the lead with seven laps remaining, Herrick never looked back in picking up the Karl Chevro­let Northern SportMod win. Kerry Jones led the initial two laps before relinquishing the lead to Henry Henderson, who led from lap three through lap 12. Coming from deep in the starting lineup, Terry Dressel drove into the runner-up position. Dillon Schultz rounded out the podium finishers with a third place finish. In a very competitive race, Clough took the point on the 10th circuit and held off all challengers to win the IMCA Sunoco Stock Car main event.In one of his best finishes of the season thus far, Jeff Whiting was heavy on the pedal to earn run­ner-up accolades. Kyle Werkmeister battled back from early miscues to earn third place honors in the feature.No stranger to victory lane, Bond won his second straight IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stock feature.Bond was among the leaders early on before powering his way to the point on the fifth circuit, where he never relinquished his lead.On Bond’s back bumper for much of the contest was Robert Leonard, who has to settle for se­cond. Austin Davis was third. In a heated battle were Baumgardner and Charlie Blowers in the front of the field of the Mach-1 Sport Compact feature.Baumgardner cruised around the cushion to gain the lead on the eighth lap and hold off all challeng­ers to earn the victory. Blowers crossed the line a close second and Alex Fletcher was third.last_img