Skinner collects USCS Red Dirt Rumble Round 3 win at Boyd’s Speedway


From Pete Walton

Ringgold, Georgia – September 3, 2010 – Former series Champion, Marshall Skinner from West Memphis, Arkansas passed team-mate Derek Hagar from Marion, Arkansas on lap 24 of the 30-lap United Sprint Car Series presented by Goodyear for the lead in the main event at Boyd’s Speedway on Friday night to capture his fifth USCS main event of the 2010 season.

Defending series Champion Terry Gray who started sixth passed Hagar who lost his breaks on the following lap and came home in the runner-up spot. Hagar coasted home in third place followed by the evening’s Goodyear Speed Dash Winner, 17 year-old rookie Morgan Turpen from Bartlett, Tennessee who led the first eight laps in fourth place. Another top rookie, 15 year-old Eric Riggins, Jr. from Charlotte, North Carolina who won the Engler Machine and Tool First Heat rounded out the top ten finishers.

Goodyear Speed Dash Winner: Morgan Turpen, Eric Riggins, Jr., Terry Gray, Ray Bugg and Matt Linder

Engler Machine and Tool First Heat: Eric Riggins, Jr., Marshall Skinner, Morgan Turpen, Mike Hampton, Justin Lineman, Aubrey Black, Lee moore, Ray Bugg, David Clark and Coby Adams DNS.

Butlerbuilt Second Heat: Matt Linder, Derek Hagar, Terry Gray, Danny Martin, Jr., C.J. Miller, Bob Auld, Clint Weiss, Brandon Rekow, Joe Larkin and Darren Clark.

USCS Presented by Goodyear A-Main 30 Laps:
1 – 26 Marshall Skinner
2 – 10 Terry Gray
3 – 9 Derek Hagar
4 – 80 Morgan Turpen
5 – 47 Eric Riggins, Jr.
6 – 9m C.J. Miller
7 – 00 Danny Martin, Jr.
8 – 0x Clint Weiss
9 – 21b Aubrey Black
10 – 28 Justin Lineman
11 – 83 Bob Auld
12 – 25 Ray Bugg
13 – 29 Coby Adams
14 – 1x Matt Linder
15 – 33 Joe Larkin
16 – 69 Brandon Rekow
17 – 10w Mike Hampton
18 – 20 Darren Clark
19 – 21c David Clark
20 – 1a Lee Moore