May 11, 2006
Show-Me Speedway Opens 2006 Go-Kart Season
The 2006 racing season got underway Saturday, May 6th at the Show-Me Speedway in Downing with 36 racers taking to the track for go-kart competition in six separate divisions.
The Rookies class race was won by #39 Ben Bolden Second went to #37 Joey Hagar with #12 Jacen Stotts in third.
In the Junior II class it was #3 Wes Golden taking the checkered flag ahead of #11 Joshua Robinson and #28 Samara Brush.
Tyler Griesbaum raced his #3 go kart to victory in the Junior I feature race. Second place went to #8 Rachel Shahan with #15 Elliott O’Neal finishing third.
Stock Lite-1st-#22 Adam Baker, 2nd-#02 Ashley Hutchinson, 3rd-#12 Jennie Hutchinson
Wes Golden picked up his second win of the night taking first in the Junior II Heavy division. Seth Shahan drove his #38 ride to second place ahead of #34 Greg Tuggle with Andy Garrett finishing fourth in the #44.
The Masters division feature race was won by the #48 kart of David Kirkpatrick. He bested #2 Jay Brush and #32 Jim Hagar.
The karts will be back in action at Show-Me Speedway on May 20th.