ASCS Gulf South Preps For Texas Two-Step
TULSA, Okla. – The Griffith Truck and Equipment ASCS Gulf South Region is scheduled to scatter soil this weekend.
The slate includes the fourth visit of the season to the Golden Triangle Raceway Park in Beaumont, Texas on June 20 and the season’s second attempt at races at the Royal Purple Raceway in Baytown, Texas on June 21.
Three winners in three visits to the Golden Triangle Raceway Park, Johnny Herrera grabbed the most recent checkered flag on May 25. Previous to that, Tommy Bryant topped the field on May 2. The sight of the 2014 season opener, Jon Agan scored his first ASCS triumph at the one-third mile oval on March 14.
Rained out in the series first attempt at the Royal Purple Raceway on March 15, the last visit to the Baytown based oval came on June 22, 2013 with Christopher Bell wheeling the Berryman Motorsports No. 31 to victory.
Channin Tankersley continues to lead the region with a 69 point advantage over five-time series champion, Ray Allen Kulhanek, who is the series most recent winner with his first score of the year at the Gator Motorplex on June 7.
Chris Sweeney holds down third, only 89 points away from the lead with John Pate and Klint Angelette completing the top five in Gulf South Regional standings.