SPRING CITY, TN – Racing returns to the ¼-mile high-banked clay oval at Mountain View Raceway this Saturday night with the Late Model, Sportsman, Beginner Sportsman, Open-Wheel Modified, B-Hobby, Thunder and Front-Wheel-Drive Divisions in action. The Junior Front-Wheel-Drive Division will also return to the racing line-up with supervised races for kids 13 and under.
The defending Mountain View Raceway Late Model Champion Barry Goodman of Spring City, TN leads the standings with 422 points driving the Charlie’s Used Auto Parts CVR. Christopher Peak of Evensville, TN is second in the BS Welding Mastersbilt with 364 points. Sean Truelove of Cleveland, TN is third with 288 points driving the Levi Racing Rocket.
Josh Collins of Knoxville, TN is fourth in the Late Model standings with 272 points in the Knoxville Diesel Rocket, and John Ownbey of Cleveland, TN is fifth with 248 points. Ownbey, driving the Orr Brothers Construction Kryptonite, will be looking for his fourth straight win and fifth victory of the season at Mountain View Raceway.
David Doss of Cleveland, TN leads the Sportsman Division standings with 482 points in the Levi Racing Rocket. Joe Bray of New Tazewell, TN is second with 428 points in the Bray Roofing Rocket and Bradley Goodman of Spring City, TN in the Goody’s Power Sweeping Rocket is third with 412 points.
David Peak of Evensville, TN is the Beginner Sportsman Division point leader with 576 points in the BS Welding Rayburn and Tyler Loden of Spring City, TN in the Lashes and Waxing by Paige GRT is second with 520 points. Jeremy Thurman of Rockwood, TN is third with 498 points in the Addison’s Complete Auto Repair GRT.
Billy Palmer of Knoxville, TN is the on top of the Open-Wheel Modified standings with 516 points in the Mighty Muffler and Brakes Tinch. Travis Sietsema of Crossville, TN in the Tee’s Home Improvement LG2 is second with 464 points and David Lester of Rockwood, TN is third with 392 points in the Cadillac Grill Loose Griff.
The dominant driver in the B-Hobby Division has been Johnny Hughes of Graysville, TN, who leads the standings with 656 points in the Hughes Racing Monte Carlo, and has a commanding 106-point lead over Jim Gilbert of Soddy Daisy, TN with 550 points in the Rat Rod Chevelle. David Beeler of Sevierville, TN is third with 542 points in the Kodak Tractor Camaro.
Clayton Forsyth of Crossville, TN leads the Thunder standings with 572 points in the Forsyth Motorsports Chevelle. Bobby Davenport of Crossville, TN is second in the Davenport Racing Special with 546 points and Chris Williams of Soddy Daisy, TN is third with 474 points in the Ameka Wilkey Monte Carlo.
The Front-Wheel-Drive Division standings is led by Nathan Adams of Crossville, TN with 634 points in the Adams Racing Special and his brother Nick Adams of Crossville, TN is second in the Grave Digger HHR Chevrolet with 620 points. Jacob Sharp of Crossville, TN is third with 520 points in the Sharp Race Cars Chevrolet.
The kids will be busy both in the Pit Area and on the Grandstand side of Mountain View Raceway this Saturday night. The Junior Front-Wheel-Drive Division returns to action with kids 13 and under competing under the supervision of an experienced Front-Wheel-Drive racer that will pace the field in their race car.
Chevy Adams of Crossville, TN will be looking for his second straight win after taking the Junior Front-Wheel-Drive victory on June 19. On the Grandstand side, Jeanny Davenport has many activities set for the Mountain View Raceway Kid’s Club with the Pit Area Experience, and Face Painting.
This Saturday, the Pit Gate opens at 3 p.m. and the Grandstand and Tier Parking Gates open at 4 p.m. There are new times beginning this Saturday for competitors with Pre-Race Registration and Technical Inspection from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Drivers Registering after 6 p.m. will start at the rear of a Heat Race or get one lap of Qualifying. The Drivers Meeting is set for 6:15 p.m.
Pit Passes are $25 for Adults, $15 for Children 6-11, and Children 5 and under are admitted Free. The General Admission and Tier Parking ticket prices are $10 for race fans 12 and older, Children 6-11 are $5. and Children 5 and under are admitted Free. All Children must be accompanied by an Adult.
Mountain View Raceway where you can get “Your Thrill By The Hill” is located at 20626 Rhea County Highway (U.S. Highway 27), Spring City, TN 37381. For more information, call 423-507-2619 or visit the track website at www.mountainviewraceway.com. You can also like the Mountain View Raceway Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/mountainviewraceway.
MOUNTAIN VIEW RACEWAY POINT STANDINGS THROUGH 7/3/21:
LATE MODEL: 1. Barry Goodman, Spring City, TN, 422; 2. Christopher Peak, Evensville, TN, 364; 3. Sean Truelove, Cleveland, TN, 288; 4. Josh Collins, Knoxville, TN, 272; 5. John Ownbey, Cleveland, TN, 248; 6. Harley Maginness, Dayton, TN, 216; 7. Tommy Miller, Soddy Daisy, TN, 196; 8. Michael Evans, Chattanooga, TN, 156; 9. Ryan Tims, Georgetown, TN, 138; 10. Cory Bettis, Delano, TN, 114; 10. Randall Hicks, Cleveland, TN, 114.
SPORTSMAN: 1. David Doss, Cleveland, TN, 482; 2. Joe Bray, New Tazewell, TN, 428; 3. Bradley Goodman, Spring City, TN, 412; 4. Tyler Dennis, Dayton, TN, 378; 5. Donnie Van Winkle, Soddy Daisy, TN, 346; 6. Aaron Watson, Dayton, TN, 332; 7. Hayden Ownbey, Cleveland, TN, 320; 8. Jeremy Hicks, Cleveland, TN, 264; 9. John Smith, Soddy Daisy, TN, 244; 10. Jeff Jackson, Ooltewah, TN, 238.
BEGINNER SPORTSMAN: 1. David Peak, Evensville, TN, 576; 2. Tyler Loden, Spring City, TN, 520; 3. Jeremy Thurman, Rockwood, TN, 498; 4. Christian James, Soddy Daisy, TN, 420; 5. Cody Youngblood, Rockwood, TN, 410; 6. Tyler Jolley, Spring City, TN, 326; 7. Bradley Goodman, Spring City, TN, 312; 8. Jamie Singleton, Tazewell, TN, 276; 8. Gary Levi, Cleveland, TN, 276; 10. Adam Bishop, Riceville, TN, 244.
OPEN-WHEEL MODIFIED: 1. Billy Palmer, Knoxville, TN, 516; 2. Travis Sietsema, Crossville, TN, 464; 3. David Lester, Rockwood, TN, 392; 4. Walter Walsh, Claxton, TN, 314; 5. Adam Ogle, Cosby, TN, 308; 6. Justan Parker, Spring City, TN, 264; 7. Joe Freels, Coalfield, TN, 214; 8. Robby Reagan, Crossville, TN, 198; 9. Wayne James, Cosby, TN, 192; 10. Kirk Turner, Crossville, TN, 190.
B-HOBBY: 1. Johnny Hughes, Graysville, TN, 656; 2. Jim Gilbert, Rossville, GA, 550; 3. David Beeler, Sevierville, TN, 542; 4. Lamar Hughes, Soddy Daisy, TN, 356; 5. Kenneth Daniels, Spring City, TN, 288; 6. Scott Proffitt, Crossville, TN, 216; 7. Eric Hughes, Graysville, TN, 194; 8. Lewis Johnson, Dunlap, TN, 192; 9. Dylan Johnson, Dunlap, TN, 166; 10. Andrew Rice, Crossville, TN, 156.
THUNDER: 1. Clayton Forsyth, Crossville, TN, 572; 2. Bobby Davenport, Crossville, TN, 546; 3. Chris Williams, Soddy Daisy, TN, 474; 4. Spencer Walton, Crossville, TN, 466; 5. Cody Satterfield, Knoxville, TN, 460; 6. Scott Smith, Soddy Daisy, TN, 386; 7. Colby Yarger, Spring City, TN, 382; 8. Nate Hicks, Spring City, TN, 254; 9. Tony Tankersley, Spring City, TN, 248; 10 Eric Honeycutt, Rockwood, TN, 246.
FRONT-WHEEL-DRIVE: 1. Nathan Adams, Crossville, TN, 634; 2. Nick Adams, Crossville, TN, 620; 3. Jacob Sharp, Crossville, TN, 520; 4. Jack Gresham, Decatur, TN, 498; 5. Josh Scealf, Decatur, TN, 460; 6. Nate Ingham, Athens, TN, 428; 7. Billy Long, Niota, TN, 380; 8. William Beddingfield, Spring City, TN, 378; 9. Samuel King, Decatur, TN, 342; 10. Tyler Walton, Crossville, TN, 328.
PHOTO CUTLINE: The defending Mountain View Raceway Late Model Champion and current point leader Barry Goodman of Spring City, TN will return to his home track this Saturday night for a Regular Weekly Points Race. Goodman drove the Charlie’s Used Auto Parts CVR to his first win of the season last Saturday night in a non-points race. (Greg Farmer Photo)