Hagar blast to USCS Sprint Speedweek Round #3 win at Clayhill


By Pete Walton

Atwood, TN – May 28, 2012 -United Sprint Car Series presented by Goodyear young Derek Hagar from Marion, Arkansas blasted past early race-leader and USCS by Goodyear National points leader Tim Crawley from Benton, Arkansas on lap three of the 30-lap USCS presented by Goodyear main event into the lead at Clayhill Motorsports. Hagar led the balance of the USCS Sprint Speedweek Round#3 contest all of the way to the www.rockauto.com USCS victory lane for his second victory in the month of May in the series. Crawley who won the Round#1 contest at Riverisde Int. Speedway on Saturday night followed in the runner-up spot. Sunday’s feature winner at Greenville Speedway, Justin Carver from Drummonds, Tennessee finished in the K&N Filters Third place position. 2011 USCS Rookie of the Year Jordon Mallett from Greenbrier, Arkansas finished fourth and anoither 2012 feture winner, Jerod Roller from Hernando, Mississippi rounded out the top five.

2010 USCS Rookie of the Year, Morgan Turpen from Oakland, Tennessee followed that group in sixth place. Brad Bowden from Hernando, Mississippi was seventh and Chris Williams from Cordova, Tennessee finished in eighth place. Justin Webb also from Drummonds, Tennessee was ninth and Casey Rowland from Nesbit, Mississippi rounded out the top ten.

Goodyear USCS Speed Dash: Justin Carver, Brad Bowden, Tim Crawley, Terry Gray, Zack Pringle and Anthony Nicholson.

USCS Engler Machine and Tool Heat #1: Tim Crawley, Jerod Roller, Lee Sowell, Anthony Nicholson, Eddie Gallagher, Chris Williams, Casey Rowland and Cody Howard.

USCS Butlerbuilt Heat #2: Joey Moughan, Jordon Mallett, Terry Gray, Morgan Turpen, Nathan Cook, Paul Hart and Zack Pringle.

USCS Schoenfeld Headers Heat #3: Justin Carver, Derek Hagar, Michael Herrington, Justin Webb, Greg Merritt, Brad Bowden and Eric Riggins. #7

USCS presented by Goodyear Feature (30-laps) results
May 28, 2012 – Clayhill Motorsports, Atwood, TN

1. #9jr – Derek Hagar
2. #88 – Tim Crawley
3. #87 – Justin Carver
4. #14 – Jordon Mallett
5. #5 – Jerod Roller
6. #80 – Morgan Turpen
7. #39 – Brad Bowden
8. #8X – Chris Williams
9. #31 – Justin Webb
10. #C4 – Casey Rowland
11. #10 – Terry Gray
12. #7 – Mike Herrington
13. #47 – Eric Riggins
14. #61 – Cody Howard
15. #20 – Joey Moughan
16. #14R – Paul Hart
17. #16 – Anthony Nicholson
18. #4 – Nathan Cook
19. #1 – Eddie Gallagher
20. #12M – Greg Merritt
21. #2 – Lee Sowell
22. #14Z – Zack Pringle