A hooked up Billy Moyer drives toward
his first of two MLRA wins on the weekend at Sedalia, Mo. (Lloyd Collins)
Moyer Turns Back Vaught For Sedalia MLRA
SEDALIA, Mo. - May 21. Batesville, Arkansas' Billy Moyer took over the lead from Terry Phillip four
and later survived repeated attempts from Crane, Missouri's Will Vaught to capture the $3,000 Lucas Oil MLRA win at
Sedalia's State Fair Speedway on Friday.
Billy Moyer Sedalia, Mo.
Vaught started 11tj on the grid and quickly worked his way forward, while Phillips gave up the lead to Moyer on
lap four, then fought off a challenge from seventh starting Chad Simpson. Phillips ultimately fell to fourth, while
Vaught roared into second to finish behind Moyer and ahead of Simpson, Phillips and Bryant Goldsmith.
The points battle has tightened considerably has Coffeyville, Kansas' Al Purkey now has just a six
point lead over Republic, Missouri's Brad Looney. Terry Phillips is only two points behind Looney and
just eight out of the top spot heading into the action tonight at the New Thunder Hill Speedway in Mayetta,
Kansas. Chad Simpson holds down fourth while Phillip's teammate Jeremy Payne occupies the fifth spot.
Heat Race Winners included Chris Simpson, Terry Phillips, Matt Johnson, David Turner, and Billy Moyer. Alan Vaughn,
Bryant Goldsmith, Chris Simpson, and Jason Bodenhamer captured transfer positions to the A-Main via their B-Feature
finishes. MLRA Provisionals were awarded to Bill Koons and Joe Kosiski while Brett Wood and Dave Meyer were awarded
Track Provisionals to fill out the 24 car starting lineup in the A-Main.