Rankine Wins at Montpelier

USAC Ford Focus Midget Car Series
USAC Ford Focus Midget Car Series

USAC Ford Focus Midget Car Series
USAC Ford Focus Midget Car Series
From Dick Jordan

Montpelier, IN — (April 22, 2012) — Ross Rankine won the USAC Ford Focus midget car series feature Saturday night at Montpelier Speedway. Josh Staten, Sam McGhee, Tyler Shullick, and Adam Thomason rounded out the top five.

USAC MIDWEST FOCUS MIDGET RACE RESULTS: April 21, 2012 – Montpelier, Indiana – Montpelier Motor Speedway

FIRST HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Cooper Clouse (#14 Clouse), 2. Sam McGhee (#11 McGhee), 3. Adam Thomason (#74 Thomason), 4. Toby Alfrey (#4 Alfrey). NT

SECOND HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Ross Rankine (#39 Rankine), 2. Tyler Shullick (#61 Shullick), 3. Josh Staten (#26 Staten), 4. Kent Kriegbaum (#12 Kriegbaum), 5. Stratton Briggs (#38 Alfrey). NT

ALSO AT THE TRACK: Katylnn Leer (#12k Kruseman).

FEATURE: (20 laps) 1. Ross Rankine, 2. Josh Staten, 3. Sam McGhee, 4. Tyler Shullick, 5. Adam Thomason, 6. Cooper Clouse, 7. Kent Kriegbaum, 8. Toby Alfrey, 9, Stratton Briggs. NT

FEATURE LAP LEADERS: Laps 1-12 McGhee, Laps 13-20 Rankine.

NEW USAC MIDWEST FOCUS MIDGET POINTS: 1-Rankine-176, 2-Jared Irvan-138, 3-Bradley Riethmeyer-135, 4-Clouse-128, 5-McGhee-124, 6-Nic Davidson-121, 7-Tyler Corriher-100, 8-Austin Prock-99, 9-Davey Hamilton Jr.-90, 10-Chris Lamb-87.

NEW USAC MIDWEST FOCUS DIRT MIDGET POINTS: 1-Rankine-68, 2-Staten-63, 3-McGhee-61, 4-Shullick-58, 5-Thomason-54.

NEXT USAC MIDWEST FOCUS MIDGET RACE: May 12 – Columbus (OH) Motor Speedway