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Contact: Ben Shelton (firstname.lastname@example.org)
October 1, 2021
15th Annual CCSDS Gumbo Nationals Opener Feature Postponed by Rain
$4,000-To-Win Opener Feature Now Set for 2pm Saturday Afternoon Followed by $8,000 Gumbo Nationals Championship on Saturday Night
Greenville, Mississippi (10/01/21) – The outcome of the opening round of the 15th annual Gumbo Nationals for the COMP Cams Super Dirt Series (CCSDS) presented by Lucas Oil will not be determined until Saturday afternoon. After seeing preliminary action at Greenville Speedway completed, rains struck the oval Friday night forcing track and series officials to postpone the opening night feature until Saturday afternoon at 2pm.
Dewitt, Arkansas’ racer Clay Fisher set fast time over the 27-car field in Mark Martin Automotive qualifying before winning the first heat race. He was joined by Logan Martin and Hunter Rasdon as heat race winners. Meanwhile, J.C. Waller won the B-Main.
Action resumes on Saturday afternoon at 2pm with the balance of Friday’s program. The facility will be cleared following the completion of Friday’s scheduled action, and then gates will open at Saturday’s program will begin.
Feature Line-Up (30 Laps)
Row 1: Clay Fisher – Logan Martin
Row 2: Hunter Rasdon – Kyle Beard
Row 3: Josh Putnam – Mike Palasini Jr.
Row 4: Brian Rickman – Rick Rickman
Row 5: Neil Baggett – Chad Thrash
Row 6: Morgan Bagley – B.J. Robinson
Row 7: Hunter Lewis – Chad Mallett
Row 8: Mike Carr – Brandon Carpenter
Row 9: Steve Stultz – Scott Crigler
Row 10: J.C. Waller – Brayden Proctor
Row 11: Alan Brown – Dean Carpenter
Row 12: Luke Bennett – Derrick Nichols
DNS: Jason Michau, Lynn Irwin, David Nichols
Following Friday’s program completion, a complete $8,000-to-win CCSDS program will be held.
Also on the night’s card are the feature events for the Elite Glass 604 Crate Late Models ($3,000-to-win), Lee’s Body Shop Street Stocks ($2,000-to-win), 9.15 Floral Designs & Gifts Factory Stocks ($1,500-To-Win), Modifieds ($1,000-to-win) as well as a complete show for the Vapor Shak Hot Shots ($800-to-win) and Outlaws ($700-to-win). B-Mains will be run as needed.
On Saturday night grandstand admission is $20 kids $5. Grandstand gates open at 5pm on Friday and 2pm on Saturday.
Saturday night pit admission is $40. Kids ages 6-12 years-of-age are $10 in the pits, and ages 5 & under are free.
ATV passes will be $20 for the weekend (racing teams will get one free atv pass).
Racers and race fans, please note that we have plenty of camper spots with hookups available for rent with the Washington County Convention Center.
For more information on the event, please contact Carl Kilgore at 662-820-0654, Charity Kilgore at 662-820-4371or visit www.GreenvilleSpeedway.net .
The tire rule for the weekend is Hoosier 1350 / Crate 21 on All Four Corners with a Hoosier 1600 (White-Dot) Right-Rear Optional.
The COMP Cams Super Dirt Series presented by Lucas Oil is sponsored by and would like to thank all of their sponsors including- COMP Cams, Lucas Oil, Pannell Chipping, VP Racing Fuels, Mark Martin Automotive, Keyser Manufacturing, P&W Sales, Malvern Bank, Mr. Dent Paintless Dent Removal & Collision Repair, Allen Manufacturing, Integra Shocks, NewVisionCustomShirts.com, Rocket Chassis, Midwest Sheet Metal, DirtOnDirt.com, Black Diamond Chassis, Larry Shaw Race Cars, Midwest Automation, Hoosier Race Tires, Bennings Heating & Air, Smiley’s Racing Products, Dixon Road U-Pull-It, Bad Boy Mowers, Beach Veterinarian Services, Air Power Consultants, Schoenfeld Headers, Hooker Harness, MI Truck Center, ASC Warranty, Quickcar Racing Products, Taylor Electric, M&M Paint, Horns Outdoors, Mid-State Golf Cars LLC, Delta Thunder Motorsports, Elia’s Mexican Grill, Advanced Powder Coating, and MSR Mafia Marketing Services.
For the latest information on the COMP Cams Super Dirt Series presented by Lucas Oil, please visit www.COMPDirt.com .