Saturday, 4 May 2013





Altamahaw, NC……..Chris Lamb of Colfax, N.C. swept both ends of Friday night’s twin-30-lap USAC Eastern Ignite Midget features at Ace Speedway. The wins boosted him to an 89-point lead in the new series standings going into Saturday’s race at Caraway Speedway in Sophia, N.C. In the first feature, Lamb passed Calvin Carroll on lap two and led the rest of the way to beat Scott Gordon, Nic Davidson, Blaine Leydig and Billy Gaule. Gaule led the first three laps of the closer, then Davidson led the next 18 before yielding to Lamb on lap 22. Leydig took second ahead of Mike Ward, Gaule and Wil Raber.


USAC EASTERN IGNITE MIDGET RACE RESULTS: May 3, 2013 – Altamahaw, North Carolina – Ace Speedway


QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Nic Davidson, 39, Radical-15.765; 2. Tyler Corriher, 12, Corriher-15.946; 3. Mike Ward, 80, Ward-15.972; 4. Chris Lamb, 9, Lamb-15.990; 5. Scott Gordon, 16F, Gordon-16.020; 6. Blaine Leydig, 21, Leydig-16.057; 7. Calvin Carroll, 24, Carroll-16.384; 8. Wil Raber, 3, Hocevar-16.459; 9. Justin Whittall, 67, Whittall-16.513; 10. Billy Gaule, 22, Gaule-16.566; 11. Nikki Carroll, 124, Carroll-16.847.


FIRST FEATURE: (30 Laps) 1. Chris Lamb, 2. Scott Gordon, 3. Nic Davidson, 4. Blaine Leydig, 5. Billy Gaule, 6. Wil Raber, 7. Calvin Carroll, 8. Justin Whittall, 9. Nikki Carroll, 10. Mike Ward, 11. Tyler Corriher. NT


SECOND FEATURE: (30 Laps) 1. Chris Lamb, 2. Blaine Leydig, 3. Mike Ward, 4. Billy Gaule, 5. Wil Raber, 6. Scott Gordon, 7. Justin Whittall, 8. Calvin Carroll, 9. Nikki Carroll, 10. Nic Davidson, 11. 




FIRST FEATURE LAP LEADERS: Lap 1 C.Carroll, Laps 2-30 Lamb.


SECOND FEATURE LAP LEADERS: Laps 1-3 Gaule, Laps 4-21 Davidson, Laps 22-30 Lamb.


NEW EASTERN IGNITE MIDGET POINTS: 1-Lamb-433, 2-Davidson-344, 3-Raber-322, 4-Corriher-301, 5-Gaule-299, 6-C.Carroll-292, 7-N.Carroll-253, 8-Ryan Krachun-249, 9-Leydig-223, 10-Matt Lundstrom-211.


NEXT EASTERN IGNITE MIDGET RACE: May 4 – Sophia, N.C. – Caraway Speedway