Tankersley Tackles Triangle

Channin Tankersley climbed the fence after winning Friday night's ASCS Gulf South Region sprint-car feature at Golden Triangle Raceway Park in Texas. ( photo)

BEAUMONT, Texas — Channin Tankersley picked off his second Smiley’s Racing Products ASCS Gulf South main event win of the season by racing to victory lane in Friday night’s 25-lap feature at Golden Triangle Raceway Park.

Tankersley took the lead away from current series points leader Paul White on the eleventh round and went on to post his second GTRP win of the year aboard the Harris-powered CVS/Griffith Truck & Equipment No. 71 Maxim after posting an early Beaumont win just over a month ago.

After starting fifth, Tankersley worked his way into second by the tenth round and then quickly disposed of White en route to his sixth career ASCS Gulf South score.

Tankersley was chased to the line by White, with defending champion Ray Allen Kulhanek, Travis Elliott and Scottie McDonald rounding out the top five.

The finish:

Channin Tankersley, George White, Ray Allen Kulhanek, Travis Elliott, Scottie McDonald, Aaron Reutzel, Wes Miller, Beau Smith, Tommy Bryant, Chris Sweeney, Gary Watson, Michhael McNeil, Brandon Berryman, Greg Rilat, Chris Coker, Klint Angelette, Bruce Griffith, Jr., Johnny Brown, Gary Wright, Logan Bledsoe.






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