Nationals Payday for Tyler Erb in Showdown at Senoia Raceway
20, 2018) Tyler Erb of New Waverly, Texas held off a
late race charge from Michael Page on Saturday Night to go on
to capture his first-career Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals
Bonus Series presented by Sunoco Race Fuels and Tennessee RV.
(Frances Hauke Photo)
Erb led 49 of the 50 laps for the $6,000 payday and became the
11th different winner in 14 races so far this season on the tour.
Erb drove the Steven Roberts-owned Clements-powered Rocket Chassis
sponsored by Roberts Bee Company.
Three caution flags slowed the 50-lapper. The first caution came
on lap 14 as Cla Knight slowed in turn one. The second yellow
flag came on lap 35 as William Thomas came to a stop in turn one
and the final caution came on lap 47 as Shane Clanton slowed on
the back stretch with a right front flat tire.
The series will be back to action on Saturday October 27th at
Blue Ridge (GA) Motorsports Park for $4,000-to-win and then the
series finale will be on Saturday November 17th at Boyd’s
Speedway in Ringgold, Ga. paying $5,000-to-win for the Joe Lee
Further information on the Spring Nationals, Southern Nationals
and Southern Nationals Bonus Series can be obtained by calling
Promoter Ray Cook at (828) 360-5353 or Series P.R. Coordinator
Chris Tilley at (606) 219-1723 or visit the official website located
at www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com .
Official Summary of Results
Feature Results for Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Bonus
Series at Senoia Raceway in Senoia, GA on October 20, 2018
1. Tyler Erb-New Waverly, Texas
2. Michael Page-Douglasville, Ga.
3. Casey Roberts-Toccoa, Ga.
4. Tyler Millwood-Kingston, Ga.
5. Austin Horton-Newnan, Ga.
6. Clint Smith-Senoia, Ga.
7. Joey Armistead-Senoia, Ga.
8. Steven Roberts-Sylvester, Ga.
9. Austin Smith-Rome, Ga.
10. Shane Clanton-Zebulon, Ga.
11. Jason Croft-Woodstock, Ga.
12. Bubba Pollard-Senoia, Ga.
13. David Payne-Murphy, N.C.
14. Ashton Winger-Hampton, Ga.
15. Mason Massey-Douglasville, Ga.
16. Cruz Skinner-Oxford, Ala.
17. Joey Standridge-Tellico Plains, Tenn.
18. William Thomas-Phenix City, Ala.
19. Ricky Williams-Fayetteville, Ga.
20. Shane Fulcher-Thomaston, Ga.
21. Johnny Cloer Jr.-Chatsworth, Ga.
22. Cla Knight-N. Augusta, S.C.
Time of Race: 24 minutes
Margin of Victory: 00.928 seconds
Yellow Flags: Three (laps 14, 35, 47)
Red Flags: None
Lap Leaders: Tyler Erb (1-47), Page (48), Erb (49-50)
Overall Top Qualifier: Shane Clanton-14.196 seconds
Provisional Starters: Joey Standridge, Cla Knight
Last Chance Heat-1 Finish: Joey Armistead, Shane Fulcher, Johnny
Cloer Jr., Steven Roberts, Ricky Williams, Lamar Haygood, Kyler
Haygood, Glenn Morris, Ivedent Lloyd Jr.
Last Chance Heat-2 Finish: David Payne, William Thomas, Mason
Massey, Bubba Pollard, Cruz Skinner, Zach Leonhardi, Joey Standridge,
2018 Southern Nationals Bonus Series Winners/Upcoming Events:
March 16-Tri-County Race Track-Shane Clanton
March 17-Toccoa Raceway-Ricky Weiss
April 28-Blue Ridge Motorsports Park-Shawn Chastain
May 12-Dixie Speedway-Michael Page
June 15-Lake Cumberland Speedway-Tyler Carpenter
June 16-Richmond Raceway-Tyler Carpenter
July 3-Tazewell Speedway-Eric Wells
September 2-Tazewell Speedway-David Payne
September 15-North Georgia Speedway-Michael Page
September 28-Tri-County Race Track-Casey Roberts
October 5-Lake Cumberland Speedway-Michael Chilton
October 6-Lake Cumberland Speedway-Billy Moyer Sr.
October 19-Senoia Raceway-Shane Clanton
October 20-Senoia Raceway-Tyler Erb
October 27-Blue Ridge Motorsports Park-Blue Ridge, GA-$4,000 to
November 17-Boyd’s Speedway-Ringgold, GA-$5,000 to win
Current Series Points (after October 20)
1. David Payne-2,382
2. Chicky Barton-1,804
3. Joey Standridge-1,542
4. Aaron Ridley-1,458
5. Casey Roberts-1,132
6. Todd Coffman-922
7. Jason Jameson-714
8. Jeff Neubert-710
9. Caleb Ashby-686
10. Shawn Chastain-635