Thornsberry places sixth at PRP


Floyd County Modified drivers compete in $3,000-to-win race

By Steve LeMaster - slemaster@civitasmedia.com



Shannon Thornsberry (17), an experienced Late Model driver from Floyd County, placed sixth in the Late Model feature race at Portsmouth Raceway Park on Saturday night.


Floyd County Modified driver Ervin Vance (P20) was back on the track at Portsmouth Raceway Park in Ohio on Saturday night. Vance finished 19th in the Keaton’s Collision Center Mod Squad Spectacular. Another Floyd County Modified driver, Josh Stumbo (not pictured), placed 11th.


PORTSMOUTH, Ohio – Floyd County driver Shannon Thornsberry won the pole and enjoyed a lengthy lead before veteran driver Delmas Conley, 74, moved out in front at Portsmouth Raceway Park on Saturday night. Conley pulled away to win in the Portsmouth Raceway Park-hosted Late Model feature race. Thornsberry, who turned in a another solid performance at the Ohio dirt track, wound up finishing sixth.

Both Thornsberry and Conley won heat races.

Floyd County Modified drivers Ervin Vance and Josh Stumbo competed in the annual Keaton’s Collision Center Mod Squad Spectacular, placing 19th and 11th, respectively.

Complete feature race results from Portsmouth Raceway Park’s latest Late Model and Modified feature races follow.

Late Model feature race results: 1. 71-Delmas Conley; 2. 1B-Nick Bocook; 3. 48L-Robbie Lewis; 4. C7K- Kenny Christy; 5. B1-Josh Bocook; 6. 17-Shannon Thornsberry; 7. 21H-Kenneth Howell; 8. 21L-Dennis Little; 9. 21K-Kirk Phillips; 10. 57-Ron Hinds II; 11. 6-Gary Turner; 12. 159-Avery Taylor; 13. 54-Jason Cole; 14. 10K-Jake Keaton; 15. 18R-Ray Ervin; 16. 1-Audie Swartz; 17. 21-Paul Davis.

Modified feature race results: 1. 1JS-Keith Smith; 2. 13JH-Jake Hawkins; 3. 1G-Devin Gilpin; 4. 12. Jeremy Rayburn; 5. Shon Flanary; 6. 16C-Craig Christian; 7. J3-Jody Puckett; 8. 13-Adam Jordan; 9. 24H-Michael Paul Howard; 10. 11K-Scott LeMaster; 11. 28-Josh Stumbo; 12-OD-Mark Dickson; 13. 10L-Nathon Loney; 14. 16-Travis Dickson; 15. 534-James Williamson; 16. KC44-KC Burdette; 17. 11CS-Cody Smith; 18. 2-Anthony Slusher; 19. P20-Ervin Vance; 20. 1Y-Aaron Pendleton.

Shannon Thornsberry (17), an experienced Late Model driver from Floyd County, placed sixth in the Late Model feature race at Portsmouth Raceway Park on Saturday night.
http://floydcountytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/web1_Shannon_Thornsberry.jpgShannon Thornsberry (17), an experienced Late Model driver from Floyd County, placed sixth in the Late Model feature race at Portsmouth Raceway Park on Saturday night.

Floyd County Modified driver Ervin Vance (P20) was back on the track at Portsmouth Raceway Park in Ohio on Saturday night. Vance finished 19th in the Keaton’s Collision Center Mod Squad Spectacular. Another Floyd County Modified driver, Josh Stumbo (not pictured), placed 11th.
http://floydcountytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/web1_Ervin_Vance.jpgFloyd County Modified driver Ervin Vance (P20) was back on the track at Portsmouth Raceway Park in Ohio on Saturday night. Vance finished 19th in the Keaton’s Collision Center Mod Squad Spectacular. Another Floyd County Modified driver, Josh Stumbo (not pictured), placed 11th.
Floyd County Modified drivers compete in $3,000-to-win race

By Steve LeMaster

slemaster@civitasmedia.com

Steve LeMaster is the editor of The Floyd County Times. He can be reached at (606) 886-8506.

Steve LeMaster is the editor of The Floyd County Times. He can be reached at (606) 886-8506.

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