SILLIKER CLAIMS TOP TEN AT 281 SPEEDWAY IN TEXAS

Tuesday - April - 2018

(April 3, 2018) – Ben Silliker competed with the POWRi Lucas Oil Elite Sprints at 281 Speedway in Stephenville, Texas on Saturday, March 31st, 2018. Ben drove his #24 Lucas Oil non-winged sprint car to an impressive second place finish in his qualifying heat. In the main event he started 7th and raced inside the top ten for the entire 20 laps. When the checkers flew he ended the evening with an 8th place finish.

(Official release from POWRi Lucas Oil Elite Sprints)

INDIANAPOLIS, IN (April 1, 2018) – Waco, Texas native Paul White was victorious at 281 Speedway in Stephenville, Texas Saturday night, March 31 with the POWRi Lucas Oil Elite Sprints. 2017 WAR Sprint League Rookie of the Year Quinton Benson ran second, while Craig Carroll out of Oklahoma rounded out the podium finishing third.

Michelle Melton, Kyle Jones, and Quinton Benson were heat race winners. John Ricketts started last (22nd) and earned the Hard Charger award after finishing fifth. White led every lap of the feature event to pick up his first Elite win of the season.

The POWRi Lucas Oil Elite Sprints are back in action Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Abilene Speedway in Abilene, Texas for the Dale Parson Classic.

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POWRi Lucas Oil Elite Sprints
3/31/18
281 Speedway – 22 cars

Heat 1 – 8 laps
1. 21-Michelle Melton, Flower Mound, TX (3); 2. 24-Ben Silliker, Grand Prairie, AB (2); 3. 64J-Johnny Miller, Burleson, TX (4); 4. 24C-Craig Carroll, Collinsville, OK (6); 5. 57-Chase Parson, Abilene, TX (8); 6. 36E-Blake Edwards, Claremore, OK (7); 7. 11B-Jake Bland, Austin, TX (5); 8. 54-David Sherry, Mesquite, TX (1)

Heat 2 – 8 laps
1. 04-Kyle Jones, Kennedale, TX (7); 2. 24H-Ty Hulsey, Owasso, OK (6); 3. 34-RJ Miller, NA (3); 4. 24D-Dennis Smith, Zephyr, TX (2); 5. 07J-Chris Clark, Fairview, TX (1); 6. 30-David Jones, Rockwall, TX (4); 7. 5R-John Ricketts, Burleson, TX (5)

Heat 3 – 8 laps
1. 15B-Quinton Benson, Emma, MO (5); 2. 55-Kenny Elwood, Mart, TX (3); 3. 1-Paul White, Waco, TX (6); 4. 6-Christian Moore, Tyler, TX (4); 5. 52-JD Fry, Arlington, TX (1); 6. 82-Josh Hanna, Denton, TX (7); 7. 75-Sam Stockon, Stephenville, TX (2)

POWRi Lucas Oil Elite Sprints A-Main – 20 laps
1. 1-Paul White (2); 2. 15B-Quinton Benson (6); 3. 24C-Craig Carroll (9); 4. 04-Kyle Jones (3); 5. 5R-John Ricketts (22); 6. 34-RJ Miller (11); 7. 24H-Ty Hulsey (5); 8. 24-Ben Silliker (7); 9. 6-Christian Moore (12); 10. 82-Josh Hanna (15); 11. 52-JD Fry (17); 12. 57-Chase Parson (10); 13. 11B-Jake Bland (19); 14. 30-David Jones (18); 15. 21-Michelle Melton (1); 16. 55-Kenny Elwood (4); 17. 54-David Sherry (21); 18. 36E-Blake Edwards (14); 19. 64J-Johnny Miller (8); 20. 07J-Chris Clark (16); 21. 75-Sam Stockon (20); 22. 24D-Dennis Smith (13)