Labor Day 200 Is All Pierce’s
ANDERSON, Ind. – Aaron Pierce turned in a dominant performance to win the longest winged-sprint feature ever at Anderson (Ind.) Speedway on Saturday night.
Pierce took the lead from Ryan Gillenwater on lap 43 of the MoFab Labor Day 200 presented by Hoosier Park Racing & Casino for the Must See Racing winged sprint series.
Starting third, Pierce got inside of Jimmy McCune on lap 37 to move into the second spot.
Six laps later he drove underneath Gillenwater entering turn three to take the lead.
Pierce, the winner of the August 16 tune-up race for the series, pulled into the Winner’s Circle for the third time in his career in a winged sprint at Anderson.
He was followed to the checkers by Jimmy McCune and Chris Neuenschwander, the only other drivers on the lead lap.
Logan Huggler dominated the Mel Kenyon Midget Series to record his first career feature win.
Travis Young held on to the second spot by holding off Amanda Davies, Jessica Bean, and Clayton Gaines.
Jessica Bean led all 40 laps to capture her second Mel Kenyon Midget Series victory of the year in the rained out race from Aug. 23.
Bean started on the pole position and was chased the entire distance by rookie Colton Dooley and Cameron Taylor.