Jake Crum Wins "Bobby Issac Memorial"
presented by Paramount Auto Group
(Hickory, NC): On August 14, 1977 Hickory Motor Speedway and the entire racing world lost one of the true legends of the sport, Bobby Isaac. Isaac was a NASCAR Champion, won 37 races at the highest level, still holds the record for most poles in a season, and set 28 land speed records some of which still stand till this day. On Saturday, September 5th, Hickory Motor Speedway honored his memory with the running of the 39th Annual Bobby Isaac Memorial.
the 39th Annual running of the Bobby Isaac Memorial 150 lap race for the NASCAR Whelen All-America Series Bojangles Late Models. Qualifying would be tight and see the top three separated by only .041 seconds and the entire field within half of a second. Jake Crum in the #8 would set the hot lap with Josh Berry in the #88 and Matt Piercy in the #25 close behind. The drop of the green flag would see Crum and Berry battle side by side for several laps before Berry, last year's Bobby Isaac winner, would nose ahead and take the lead. Crum would drop another position to the #5 of Dexter Canipe Jr. as he worked his way to the front. Crum would settle in and keep the lead battle within striking distance. More Results