Traugott sweeps Sooner Modifieds at Enid
by John Rittenoure - ENID, Okla. (October 22, 2017) - Cole Traugott won his second Sooner Modified feature of the season Sunday at Enid Speedway to move into the series points lead after five events.
The Woodward driver won for the second time in three races to take a 95 point lead over Brandon Gemmill who won logged his first victory at Enid on September 9.
Traugott, took an early lead and was chased most of the race by Travis Johnson before the yellow flag stopped racing on lap 16. Johnson was not able to restart and Enid racer Greg Burt took over the runner-up position. Burt was not able to run down Traugott and settled for a second place finish. Gemmill stayed close to the leaders to finish third while Tanner Mullens and Jon Herring, Jr. followed in fourth and fifth.
Logan Macy won the B main to earn a 17th place start in the main event where he worked his way to a 12th place finish.
Sooner Modified Series
October 22, 2017
Car count: 26
1, Travis Johnson. 2, Andy Morris. 3, JD Choate. 4, Kevin Newell. 5, Barry Schievink. 6, Jason Gerhard. 7, Alan Blevins. (DNS).
1, Tanner Mullens. 2, Eddie Martin. 3, Bryan Root. 4, Kirby Robe. 5, Edward Leecy. 6, Broady Robe. 7, Eric Brooks.
1, Cole Traugott. 2, Greg Burt. 3, Dan Morris. 4, Dustin Choate. 5, Logan Macy. 6, Bobby McGehee.
1, Chris Cary. 2, Brandon Gemmill. 3, Dustin Allen. 4, Jon Herring, Jr.. 5, Kyle Goforth. 6, Jason Martin.
1, Logan Macy. 2, Kyle Goforth. 3, Edward Leecy. 4, Broady Robe. 5, Jason Martin. 6, Barry Schievink. 7, Bobby McGehee. 8, Jason Gerhard. 9, Eric Brooks. 10, Alan Blevins. (DNS).
1, Cole Traugott. 2, Greg Burt. 3, Brandon Gemmill. 4, Tanner Mullens. 5, Jon Herring, Jr.. 6, Andy Morris. 7, Chris Cary. 8, Eddie Martin. 9, Dan Morris. 10, Kevin Newell. 11, Kirby Robe. 12, Logan Macy. 13, Dustin Choate. 14, Kyle Goforth. 15, JD Choate. 16, Broady Robe. 17, Bryan Root. 18, Edward Leecy. 19, Travis Johnson. 20, Dustin Allen. (DNS).