Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series News
Jimmy Owens (TN) is leading the stars of the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series into this weekend’s event as the series points leader and displaying the Keyser Manufacturing Day-Glo Orange point leader rear spoiler. John Blankenship (WV) is only 130 points behind Owens (TN) for the series points lead after winning two out of the last three series events. With four races scheduled prior coming to Wythe Raceway the points battle could change. Scott Bloomquist is still looking for his first win at Wythe. Other LOLMDS stars expected to compete at Wythe include Steve Francis (KY),Don O’Neal (IN), Dennis Erb (IL), Earl Pearson Jr., (FL), Scott Bloomquist (TN), Jared Landers (AR), Eddie Carrier Jr.(WV) and Billy Moyer Jr. (AR) .Other national and regional stars expected to compete this weekend include Wendell Wallace (AR), Billy Moyer Sr (AR),Chris Wall (LA), Mike Marlar (TN), and Clint Smith (GA) along with area drivers Kenny Compton, Jr of Bland, VA, Vic Hill, Moshiem (TN) and Daniel Baggerly, Rural Retreat.