Results From Week Four of Atlanta Motor Speedway's Winter Flurry
The six-week Winter Flurry racing series at Atlanta Motor Speedway continued with week 4 on Saturday, Jan. 31, as points races began to intensify.
Gaunt Hudgins of Savannah set the pace and led flag to flag for his second straight win in the Beginner Bandoleros division. Noah Dominy of Statham was second, Ryan Younginer of Jonesboro took third, and Cameron Potter of Covington rounded out the field.
Clay Thompson of Powersville won for the second week in a row in the Bandits division to extend his lead in the overall points. He took the pole and lead every lap of the caution-free, 20-lap feature race. Lawson Ingold of Social Circle was the runner up, and Nathan Jackson and Ryan Howell, both of McDonough took third and fourth respectively.
Stockbridge's Connor Younginer led the first 19 laps of the 20-lap Outlaws feature race but was penalized to the rear of the field after causing a caution in turn two on the final lap by making contact with Stockbridge's Trey Tadrzak. Joshua Hicks of Senoia took the win, and Austin Greer was second place. Will McConnel of Dallas rounded out the top three.
A caution-filled combined Semi-Pro and Young Lions feature race saw Zach Leonhardi of Cartersville take the checkered flag. After two cautions to begin the race, Leonhardi assumed the lead and never looked back. Taylor Jorgensen of Stockbridge ran a consistent race behind Leonhardi to take second place, and Gainesville's Jeff Holden was third. A crash in turn four early in the race ended the day for Jensen Jorgensen of Stockbridge, who trailed the overall division standings leader by just three points entering the day.
Bill Plemmons of Locust Grove won the pole and led every lap to claim his second victory in as many weeks in the Masters feature race. Masters Division points co-leader Robbie Woodall of McDonough took second place, while Dunwoody's Mark Swan rounded out the top three. Tina Johnson, the other Masters Division points co-leader finished fifth.
Week 5 of the affordable, family-friendly winter racing series Winter Flurry returns to Atlanta Motor Speedway on Saturday, March 21 Spectators are afforded the opportunity to access the garage area with an infield spectator ticket for just $12 for adults, $5 for children ages six through 11 and is free for children ages five and younger. Driver registration for Winter Flurry is only $25 per race.
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1. Gauntt Hudgins (Savannah), 2. Noah Dominy (Statham), 3. Ryan Younginer (Jonesboro) 4. Cameron Potter (Covington)
1. Clay Thompson (Powersville), 2. Lawson Ingold (Social Circle), 3. Nathan Jackson (McDonough), 4. Ryan Howell (McDonough)
1. Joshua Hicks (Senoia), 2. Austin Greer (Johns Creek), 3. Will McConnell (Dallas), 4. Hayden Swank (Woodstock), 5. Connor Younginer (Stockbridge), 6. Trey Tadrzak (Stockbridge)
1. Zach Leonhardi (Cartersville), 2. Taylor Jorgensen (Stockbridge), 3. Jeff Holden (Gainesville), 4. Amber Fleeman (Dacula), 5. Jason Treschl (Lagrange), 6. Brandon Brock (Hampton), 7. Sebastian Aras (Bogota, Columbia), 8. Hannah Bell (Raleigh, NC), 9. Miranda Meredith (Locust Grove), 10. Bailey Woodall (McDonough), 11. Jenson Jorgensen (Stockbridge)
1. Bill Plemons Jr. (Locust Grove), 2. Robbie Woodall (McDonough), 3. Mark Swan (Dunwoody), 4. Tom Maness (Duluth), 5. Tina Johnson (Senoia), 6. Martin Snyder (Kennesaw), 7. Joe Creasy (Homer), 8. Dennis Hecht (Hoschton), 9. Tony Ambruster