PADUCAH, Ky. - Aug. 26. Shannon Babb of Moweaqua, Ill. claimed night two of
the MARS vs. UMP Tri-state Trifecta by claiming night two and the title of "USA World 50"
Champion at the Paducah International Raceway.
Babb took advantage of a poor restart by race long leader Brian Shirley of
Chatam, Ill. on lap 28 and was able to stay out front and take another $5,000 for his efforts.
Babb was also the feature winner the previous night at Highland Speedway in Highland,
Jason Feger of Bloomington, Ill. finished second. Terry English, Billy Moyer, and Jesse
Stovall rounded out the top five.
UMP/MARS at Paducah Int'l Raceway
1) Shannon Babb, 2) Jason Feger, 3) Terry English, 4) Billy
Moyer, 5) Jesse Stovall, 6) Jack Sullivan, 7) Tim Brown, 8) Dane Dacus, 9) Brad Looney,
10) Jason McBride, 11) Tanner English, 12) John Tindal, 13) R.C. Whitwell, 14) Brian
Shirley, 15) Scott James, 16) Kevin Cole, 17) Rodney Melvin, 18) Jarryd Holshouser, 19)
Jeremy Payne, 20) Dennis Erb, Jr., 21) Terry Phillips, 22) Tony Vancil, 23) Jeff
Heat winners (36 entries): Shirley, James, Dacus, Feger; B-Main
winners: Erb, Melvin
Jim Denhamer photo