Atwood, TN – May 30, 2016 – Tim Crawley scored his first
United Sprint Car Series presented by K&N Filters win of the 2016 season by
racing from his fourth place starting position into the www.rockauto.com USCS Victory Lane in the USCS Sprint
Speedweek Round #4 on Monday night at Clayhill Motorsports. Crawley who was the
2012 USCS National Champion, raced past K&N Filters Pole Position starter
Joey Moughan from Springfield, Illinois into the lead on lap eleven and never trailed
again on the way to his 76th career USCS main event win. He is third
on the all-time USCS winner’s list.
Moughan gathered his best USCS finish ever by holding on to
the runner-up spot at the finish line. The 2013 USCS National Champion, Derek
Hagar from Marion, Arkansas who won the last several USC Clayhill contests finished
behind the Illinois hot-shoe in the K&N Filters Podium Award third place.
Defending USCS series Champion, Morgan Turpen from Cordova, Tennessee, followed
Hagar in fourth place and young gun Eric Riggins, Jr. who hails from Charlotte,
North Carolina, rounded out the top five drivers.
Bartlett, Tennessee’s 11-time USCS National Champion, Terry
Gray, headed the next group in sixth place followed by Sunday night’s
Greenville Speedway Speedweek Round #3 winner, Brian Bell from Memphis,
Tennessee. The 2015 USCS Rookie of the Year, Nick Snyder from Marco Island,
Florida chased those seven veterans to the finish line in eighth place. Veteran
Mid-South sprint car ace, A.G. Rains from West Memphis, Arkansas followed in
ninth place and 2015 Riverside International Speedway Champion, Andy McElhannon
from Hernando, Mississippi rounded out the top ten finishers. Rains,
Marshall Skinner once again kicked off the USCS sprint car
action with a win in the 6-lap Hoosier Speed Dash.
Morgan Turpen won the Engler Machine and Tool First Heat.
Joey Moughan collected the top finish in the Brown and Miller Racing Solutions
Second Heat. Eric Riggins then closed out the qualifying heat race action by
collecting the victory in the Wilwood Disc Brakes Third Heat.
Charlotte, North Carolina driver Eric Riggins, Jr., who was
a five time 2015 USCS winner, earned the most passing points in the heat races.
first Then, first heat race winner Morgan Turpen drew a six in the K&N Filters
Pole Award drawing. This unfortunate occurrence inverted Riggins to a sixth
place starting position. Past series Champion Marshall Skinner, started
nineteenth and passed eight cars, earning him the Wilwood Disc Brakes Hard
The USCS drivers and teams get a two-day break before
swinging back into action this coming Thursday night June 2nd at
Talladega Short Track for the 11th Annual USCS Sprint Speedweek
Round #5. For more information on the speedway visit www.talladegashorttrack.com.
The United Sprint Car Series
presented by K&N Filters would like to gratefully thank its sponsoring
partners for their involvement in the 2016 and 20th anniversary USCS Outlaw
Thunder Tour: K&N Filters, www.rockauto.com,Engler
Machine and Tool, Butlerbuilt, Wilwood Disc Brakes, Saldana Racing Products,
Pyrotect Racing Cells, DMI/Bulldog Rear Ends. KSE Racing Products, DHR
Suspensions, Schoenfeld Headers, DSR Fuel Systems, Brown and Miller Racing
Solutions, Arizona Sport Shirts and Hero Graphics.
For USCS rules, schedules and other info please visit www.uscsracing.com . or call the series at 770-460-7334 or
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USCS 2016 Speedweek Round #4 @Clayhill Motorsports on May
30, 2016 results:
Hoosier Speed Dash Winner: 26 Marshall Skinner,
9jr. Derek Hagar, 88 Tim Crawley, 42 Andy McElhannon, 91a Ernie Ainsworth and 23b
Engler Machine and Tool Heat One Winner: 10m Morgan Turpen, 9jr. Derek Hagar, 3 A.G. Rains, 42
Andy McElhannon, 16 Anthony Nicholson, 27 Curt Terrell, 10k Dewayne White and 44
Brown and Miller Racing Solutions Heat Two
Winner: #5 Joey Moughan, 116 Nick Snyder, 07 Brandon Taylor, 10 Terry Gray, 24d
Danny Sams III, 0x Clint Weiss, 26 Marshall Skinner and 4 Casey Rowland.
Wilwood Disc Brakes Heat Three Winner: #47 Eric
Riggins, Jr., 88 Tim Crawley, 23b Brian Bell, 91a Ernie Ainsworth, 28 Jeff
Willingham, 25 Ray Bugg and 99 Don Warren.
USCS presented by K&N A-Main @Clayhill Motorsports finish
1. 88- Tim Crawley - Benton, AR
2. 5- Joey Moughan, Springfield, IL
3. 9jr- Derek Hagar - Marion, AR
4. 10m- Morgan Turpen - Cordova, TN
5. 47- Eric Riggins, Jr. - Charlotte, NC
6. 10- Terry Gray - Bartlett, TN
7. 23b- Brian Bell - Memphis, TN
8. 116- Nick Snyder - Marco Island, FL
9. 3- A.G. Raines - W. Memphis, AR
10. 42- Andy McElhannon - Nesbit, MS
Marshall Skinner - Marion, AR
12. 27- Curt Terrell - Bartlett, TN
13. 07- Brandon Taylor - Cumming, GA
14. 91a- Ernie Ainsworth, Bartlett, TN
15. 44- Ronny Howard - Nesbit, MS
16. 28- Jeff Willingham - Ripley, TN
17. 24d- Danny Sams III - Englewood, FL
Kevin White, Byhalia, MS
19. 4- Casey Rowland - Nesbit, MS
Anthony Nicholson - Millington, TN
21. 25- Ray Bugg - Iuka, MS
22. 99- Don Warren - Oak Grove, KY
23. 0x- Clint Weiss - Jessup, GA - DNS
USCS Sprint Car Series Race
Hoosier Tire Speed Dash: #26 – Marshall Skinner
Engler Machine and Tool First Heat:
#10m - Morgan Turpen
BMRS Second Heat: #5 – Joey Moughan
Wilwood Disc Brakes Third Heat:
#47 – Eric Riggins, Jr.
K&N Filters Pole Award: #5 – Joey Moughan
JE Pistons Top Guns Award: #5 –
Joey Moughan (2nd place)
K&N Filters Podium (3rd place) Award: #9Jr.- Derek Hagar
Wilwood Disc Brakes Hard Charger Award: #26 - Marshall Skinner
Keizer Aluminum Wheels Top Five Award: #47 – Eric Riggins, Jr
Saldana Racing Products Super Sixth Award: #10 – Terry Gray.
Pyrotect Racing Cells Lucky Seven Award: #23B - Brian Bell
DHR Suspension 8th
place Award: #116 Nick Snyder
DMI/Bulldog Rear Ends Top Ten
Award: #52 Andy McElhannon
Photo/Caption: #88 Tim Crawley
raced to his 76th career United Sprint Car Series win in the USCS
Sprint Speedweek Round #4 at Clayhill Motorsports on Memorial Day Monday (USCS
USCS Media Contact: Pete Walton