Shelbyville Daily Union


August 9, 2013

Shelbyville Drivers in the Macon Mix


That was the same night that Clark Robertson had a bad draw in his Modified heat (8th), but climbed into 5th. He then started the feature in 10th, but climbed into 7th for 38 points. That night Rick Roedel drove Sportsman, the class he won last year, and placed 4th, moving up from 6th, for 44 points.

Gene Reed did his best this season early on. Reed won Street Stock on May 18, moving up from a 7th place start. Reed claimed 2nd place on May 11, while Robertson moved up from 9th to 6th in Modifieds. Reed was also 2nd on April 6, the first night of the season.

Points Standings (as of 7/27)

Street Stock: 1. Gene Reed 504 points; 2. Bobby Biehler (Decatur) 434 points; 3. Terry Reed (Decatur) 422 points; 8. Jeremy Nichols 348 points; 21. Jeff Gill (Shelbyville) 104 points

Sportsman: 1. David Crawley (Decatur) 342 points; 2. Mike Pickering (Decatur) 328 points; 3. Nick Macklin (Argenta) 312 points; 4. Scott Landers (Taylorville) 294 points; 5. Jeremy Nichols 252, 10. Rick Roedel 106 points

Modified: 1. Guy Taylor (Springfield) 476; 2. Danny Smith (Argenta) 468; 3. Jeff Graham (Stonington) 444; 7. Clark Robertson 354; 16. Jeremy Nichols 180

Late Model: 1. Steve Sheppard (New Berlin) 232; 2. Brian Dively (Springfield) 194; 3. Greg Kimmons 186; 13. Jeremy Nichols 62; 15. Shannon Babb (Moweaqua) 60; 29. Jeff Beyers (Pana) 40

Hornet: 1. Adam Webb (Decatur) 528; 2. Jeremy Reed (Decatur) 510; 3. Michael Gossett (Decatur) 398; 12. Derek Peters (Pana) 200

Amateur Hornet: 1. Mike McChristy (Mt. Zion) 374; 2. Thad Gee (Bloomington) 366; 3. Austin Harbin (Argenta) 338; 10. Kyle Maxwell (Pana) 232

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