Trackside Now: Cherry Bomb 200
Saturday, 7/4/09  - ASA Challenge Late Models at Rockingham
Rockingham Speedway - Rockingham, North Carolina
Saturday - 3:20pm ET - Brandon Johnson won today's ASA Challenge portion of the Cherry Bomb 200.  Johnson took the lead after halfway and never looked back. We'll have more next week on Speed51.com.

Check out RaceTalkRadio.com to listen to the replay of the race.

1. Brandon Johnson
2. Brian Campbell
3. Dillon Olliver
4. Jack Smith
5. Brent Downey
6. Peter Cozzolino
7. Chris Eggleston
8. AJ Frank
9. Brian Blum
10. Josh Hamner
11. Hal Martin
12. Gene Kirila
13. Rebecca Kasten
14. Tommy Joe Martins
15. Jerick Johnson
16. Maon Mitchell
17. Billy Crane
18. Drew Brannon
19. Stephen Leicht
20. Wes Burton
21. Troy Smith
22. Kyle Sirizzotti 

Saturday - 11:58am ET - Brett Hudson has won the Frank Kimmel Street Stock race.  Tony Conway and Clint Watkins rounded out the top three.

Saturday - 9:40am ET - Today's race will be heard live on RaceTalkRadio.com as Speed51.com’s Elgin Traylor (aka ‘Stat Boy”) will have the call with Speed TV personality Derek Pernesiglio. We invite you to switch over and hear the call live.  We'll be back at the conclusion of the events with results and a wrap up of the days action.

Saturday - 9:20am ET - Yesterday the ASA cars qualifyed and here are the results from the time trial session. There was one other car here, but they had a problemin practice.  Kyle Sirizzotti hit the wall and did some major damage to his number 93.  We'll see if he will try to race today.

Qualifying Results
1. 48 Billy Crane 24.528
2. 76 Hal Martin 24.578
3. 10 A.J. Frank 24.581
4. 33 Dillon Oliver 24.666
5. 38 Josh Hamner 24.762
6. 5 Wes Burton 24.790
7. 25 Brent Downey 24.857
8. 93 Brandon Johnson 24.877
9. 08 Drew Brannon 24.898
10. 31 Brian Blum 25.010
11. 44 Tommy Joe Martins 25.084
12. 17 Chris Eggleston 25.098
13. 90 Rebecca Kasten 25.152
14. 20 Brian Campbell 25.164
15. 11 Peter Cozzolino 25.236
16. 05 Gene Kirila 25.267
17. 61 Stephen Leicth 25.434
18. 76 Jerick Johnson 25.856
19. 55 Mason Mitchell 26.826


Saturday - 9:00am ET - Good morning and Happy Fourth of July from Rockingham Speedway (NC).  Today is a historic one for the ASA Challenge Series because the will become the first straight-railed Late Model Series to race here on the one-mile high-banked oval. Here is the schedule for today's action.

6:30 AM                      ASALMS Officials Report to Track
6:30-10:00 AM           Registration
8:00 AM                      FKSSN Drivers Meeting
9:00 AM                      ASALMS Drivers Meeting
10:00 AM                    First Half of Cherry Bomb 200 FKSSN Green Flag (100 laps)

Second Half of Cherry Bomb 200 ASALMS Race (100 laps) 30 Minutes after conclusion of FKSSN Race

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Brandon Johnson won today's Cherry Bomb 200. (51 Sports Photo)
The ASA Late Models in the garage before the race. (51 Sports Photo)