Brinkley sweeps features at Caraway

SOPHIA – Teenager Blaise Brinkley won twice Saturday night to extend his points lead in the Late Models division at Caraway Speedway as part of the Hot Summer Clash.

Brinkley, who’s from Sanford, claimed both features in the class, with JR Goode the runner-up in each of those 35-lap races. Tony Black was in third place both times.

There were twin features in three other divisions.

In the 602 Modifieds race, Rich Hunter and Jody Utt were winners in 20-lap events.

In the Challengers division, Nathan Bess won the first 20-lap feature among 14 entrants. The second feature was captured by Michael O’Brien.

In the U-Car class, Greg Williams and Justin Smith were winners in 10-lap features.

There were 24 entries in the Southeast Super Trucks Legends race. Cameron Balin ended up as the winner.

Youth drivers took their turns in a 25-lap Bandolero race, with Caleb Bradley the winner.

The track’s next race night is Aug. 7.


By Bob Sutton