Krahula Will Race In The Championship 4
TALLADEGA – Talladega Superspeedway hosted the first Round of 8 race for the Sportsman Truck Series on Sunday for what many consider to be the wild card race of the Chase, and Talladega lived up to that expectation. James Krahula would be the only Chase driver to make it out of Talladega with a smile, winning the Savage Spinners Pole, leading the most laps, coming home with the win, and most importantly, punching his ticket to the Championship 4 that starts at Phoenix. Paul Pepper, Tommy Rhyne, Allen Krier, and Rick Thompson rounded out the Top 5.
The next highest Chase driver would be Jake Wright back in 13th and will head into Five Flags with a 5 point lead over the last transfer spot. Pierre will be 2 points ahead of Scott Eckrich and Jeff Rhyne who are tied for the last transfer spot. Joe Hassert finds himself 3 points behind the cutoff, and Don Runkle Jr. is 8 back. Overall, 2nd through 7th are only separated by 13 points.
Next week the Premier Racing League Sportsman Truck Series will be at the Five Flags Speedway on October 23rd for the 2nd Round of 8 race. For more information on the Premier Racing League visit www.PremierRacingLeague.com or at www.facebook.com/PremierRacingLeague.