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First Time Winners Dot the Racing Landscape

By Rocky Mountain Raceways | Posted - Aug 4th, 2014 @ 6:14pm



WEST VALLEY CITY - Kyle Bergener, from Taylorsville, Utah, claimed his first Winged Sprint main event win at Rocky Mountain Raceways on Saturday, August 2. Nicholas Pepe led the first 12 laps before exiting the track with engine issues. Bergener, who was running in second, led the remaining eight laps, finishing ahead of Mel Andrus in second and Monty Bergener in third.

Jim Ford secured his first Comcast Super Stock main event win. Ford started on the front row and led the majority of the 30-lap main. He briefly relinquished the lead to Tim Fahrner for one lap, but quickly regained the top spot. Fahrner came in second, just 0.187 behind Ford. Travis Walker finished in third, Al Jones finished in fourth, and Jeremy Eaton rounded out the top five.

Additional RMR winners included Michael Daniels (Ford Focus Midget,) Nathan Westmoreland (Jr. Stingers,) and #24 Jim-n- John Freaky Fast (Double Deckers.)

Racing will continue on Saturday, August 9 and Sunday, August 10 with the Maverik Clash of the Titans XVIII monster truck event. Racing will include side-by-side, figure-8 monster truck racing, with a wheelie contest on Saturday and a freestyle contest on Sunday. Comcast Super Stocks and ASA Pro Trucks will join Saturday's lineup. Sunday's racing lineup will include Maverik Modifieds and U Burn Em' We Build Em' Transmission Mini Cups. Fans can get up close with the monster trucks and drivers at the Pre-Race Pit Party on Saturday and Sunday from 4:00pm-4:45pm. Admission to the Pre-Race Pit Party is included with every spectator admission.

Rocky Mountain Raceways
Entering its 18th season of racing, Rocky Mountain includes a short-track oval, quarter-mile drag strip, and a motocross park. For more information about Rocky Mountain Raceways' schedule of events, please visit www.RMRRacing.com.

**SATURDAY, AUGUST 2-UNOFFICIAL RACE RESULTS

WINGED SPRINTS
Fast Qualifier: #24 Jimmy Waters, 12.852
Heat Race: 1.) #24 Jimmy Waters, 2.) #26 Nicholas Pepe, 3.) #2 Mel Andrus, 4.) #43 Kyle Bergener, 5.) #12 Monty Bergener, 6.) #24X Chuck Groat
Main Event-25 Laps:** 1.) #43 Kyle Bergener, 2.) #12 Monty Bergener, 3.) #2 Mel Andrus, 4.) #2 Nicholas Pepe, 5.) #24X Chuck Groat

COMCAST SUPER STOCKS
Fast Qualifier:
#13 Tim Fahrner, 16.986
Heat Race: 1.) #19 James Ford, 2.) #18 Daniel Calligaro, 3.) #13 Tim Fahrner, 4.) #44 Al Jones, 5.) #28 Travis Walker, 6.) #60 Jeremy Eaton, 7.) #22 Corey Walker
Main Event-30 Laps: 1.) #19 James Ford, 2.) #13 Tim Fahrner, 3.) #28 Travis Walker, 4.) #44 Al Jones, 5.) #60 Jeremy Eaton, 6.) #22 Corey Walker, 7.) #18 Daniel Calligaro

FOCUS MIDGETS
Fast Qualifier:
#15 Michael Daniels, 15.320
Heat Race: 1.) #24 Jimmy Waters, 2.) #13 Chuck Groat, 3.) #15 Michael Daniels, 4.) #89 Eric Barlow, 5.) #17 Jeanille Waters
Main Event-20 Laps: 1.) #15 Michael Daniels, 2.) #24 Jimmy Waters, 3.) #13 Chuck Groat, 4.) #89 Eric Barlow, 5.) #17 Jeanille Waters

JR. STINGERS
Fast Qualifier:
#8 Nathan Westmoreland, 21.345
Heat Race: 1.) #8 Nathan Westmoreland, 2.) #17 Jeanille Waters-Romero, 3.) #02 Anthony Quintana, 4.) #64 Preslie Thorne
Main Event-20 Laps: 1.) #8 Nathan Westmoreland, 2.) #17 Jeanille Waters-Romero, 3.) #02 Anthony Quintana, 4.) #64 Preslie Thorne

DOUBLE DECKERS
Fast Qualifier:
#8 Mid-Life Crisis, 32.434
Heat Race: 1.) #48 Dumb n Dumber, 2.) #8 Mid-Life Crisis, 3.) #24 Jimmy John Freaky Fast, 4.) #1 Triple Stuff, 5.) #88 Cowboy Up, 6.) #84 Bonnie n Clyde
Main Event-12 Laps: 1.) #24 Jim-n-John Freaky Fast, 2.) #8 Mid-Life Crisis, 3.) #48 Dumb n Dumber, 4.) #1 Triple Stuff, 5.) #88 Cowboy Up, 6.) #84 Bonnie n Clyde

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