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Canipe Jr. On A Roll With Third Win at Hickory Motor Speedway

(Newton, N.C. - June 20th, 2015) -The NASCAR Whelen All-American Series returned to the Birthplace of the NASCAR Stars on Matt DiBenedetto Night at the Races. The Sprint Cup competitor would be on hand to sign autographs at the track that helped springboard his career. Also on hand this week from NASCAR's premier division would be Matt McCall, crew chief for Jamie McMurray.

the Bojangles Late Models and their 75 lap feature. Dexter Canipe Jr. in the #5 would set the fast time and start from the pole, with Shane Lee in the #00 to his outside, the #25 of Matt Piercy would start from the inside of row 2, and Landon Huffman in the #75 would finish out row 2. Canipe and Lee would battle side by side for several laps until Canipe would finally take the top spot. Behind the front pair would be a good side-by-side battle between 1 st and 2 nd in the points, Piercy and Huffman. Huffman would make the pass and keep the 3 rd spot early. Piercy would pressure Huffman and eventually grab the 3 rd spot back. Canipe would go on to hold off Lee and make it 3 wins out of the last 4 races, while Lee would hold on for 2 nd . Piercy would settle for the 3 rd finishing position and Huffman would take 4 th . Sprint Cup crew chief, Matt McCall, on a rare week off from his duties with Jamie McMurray, would start from the rear of the field but work his way up to grab a 5 th place finish. Race Results

Canipe Jr. Claims Second Win at Hickory Motor Speedway

(June 13th, 2015) -The 6 th Round of the Paramount Kia “Big 10” Challenge for the Bojangles Late Models would be next on the schedule. Qualifying would see the #5 of Dexter Canipe Jr. set fast time with the #7 of Ashley Huffman to his outside, the #25 of Matt Piercy and the #00 of Shane Lee would make up row 2. The green flag would see Canipe, A. Huffman, and Piercy battle for the top spot. After a few laps Canipe would squeeze into the lead. Piercy would also get by A. Huffman and set his sights on Canipe. On lap 38 A. Huffman would spin coming off turn four bringing out the caution. On the restart Canipe would grab the lead and the #75 of Landon Huffman would use the inside line to get by Piercy for 2nd. From that point the top spots would remain unchanged as Canipe would go on to grab h Results

Ryan Takes First Victory at Hickory Motor Speedway

(Newton, N.C. -- March 14th, 2015) After late week rains threatened to cancel the racing action, the skies smiled upon Hickory Motor Speedway allowing the sun to return along with the 2 nd week of NWAAS racing action at NASCAR's Most Famous Short Track.

The Bojangles Late Models were paced by fast timer Matt Piercy in the #25, Dexter Canipe Jr. in the #5 lining up to his outside, Payton Ryan in the #23 and Ashley Huffman in the #7 would make up row 2.

At the drop of the green flag the cars of Piercy and Canipe would do battle to see who would take the point. Canipe Jr. would lead lap 1 but Piercy would quickly overtake him and put some distance on the field. Ryan in the #23 would get by Canipe and begin to inch closer to Piercy. Race Results

Berry Takes Second Checkered Flag in the 3rd Round of the
Paramount Kia "Big 10" Racing Challenge

(April 18th, 2015)-It was a warm April day greeted the competitors at Hickory Motor Speedway for 84 Lumber Night at the Races and the 3 rd Round of the Paramount Kia “Big 10” Racing Challenge.

Landon Huffman in the #75 would pace the field in qualifying for the 2 nd week in a row for the NASCAR Whelen All American Series Bojangles Late Models 100 lap feature. The #25 of Matt Piercy, would occupy the outside front row. Ashley Huffman in the #7, Dexter Canipe Jr. in the #5, and Shane Lee in the #00 would round out the top 5 qualifiers. Huffman would take the lead early and set the pace with the field close behind. Race Results

Checkered Flag flies for Huffman at Hickory Motor Speedway

(Newton, NC- June 6th, 2015)The Bojangles Late Models #75 of Landon Huffman pacing the field as he would set the fast time in qualifying and last week's winner, Dexter Canipe Jr. in the #5, would line up to his outside. Annabeth Barnes in the #12 would start 3rd as Shane Lee in the #00 would line up beside her in 4th. L. Huffman would battle with Canipe for several laps before finally using the preferred line to pull ahead. Battles would continue through the field with Barnes dropping back a few positions early but battling back and working her way towards the front and ultimately finishing 5th. Matt Piercy in the #25 would get a hard fought 4th place finish as he continues to lead in the tight HMS points battle with Lee, L. Huffman and Dexter Canipe Jr.. Lee would end up grabbing 3rd as the laps ran out. Canipe, who would come home 2nd, would've liked to have seen a caution late in the race to get another shot at L. Huffman, but did not get the break he was looking for. L. Huffman would bring home the checkers at the Birthplace of the NASCAR Stars, grabbing the lead on lap 1 and never looking back for the win. Results

Canipe Jr. takes the Checkered on Whelen Night at Races

(Newton, N.C. -- May 30th, 2015) - The Bojangles Late Models would hit the track for their feature with Dexter Canipe Jr. in the #5 setting the pace in qualifying and the #00 of Shane Lee to his outside. Landon Huffman in the #75 and the #25 of Matt Piercy would round out row two. Canipe would grab the early lead as Huffman would use the preferred inside line to get by Lee. Lap 16 would see Piercy and the #22 of Dan Moore get together and bring out the first caution ending the night for Moore. On the restart Canipe would face a challenge by Huffman but would retain the top spot as the laps started to count down. Canipe would drive on to his first win of the 2015 season while Huffman would bring his ride home in 2 nd . Lee, Piercy, and the #5 of Wes Burton would round out the top 5. Race Results

Berry Wins Paramount Kia "Big 10" Racing Challenge Round 5
On Memorial Day Celebration

(Newton, NC - May 23, 2015) - Woodforest Bank Night at the Races, presented by Sam'sClub was greeted with a beautiful May afternoon and evening at Hickory Motor Speedway. Fans would be treated to an action packed day that would see racing legend Harry Gant sign autographs and greet fans, conclude with a concert and fireworks but also include three first time winners out of the five events that were run.

Leading off the night would be the 4-Cylinders and their 25 lap feature. Fast-timer Randy Canipe in the #09 would set the pace early and ultimately hold off the #00 of Eddie Gilbert for the win. Michael Tucker in the #16, Matt Elledge in the #79, and the #28 of Dennis Trivette would round out the top 5.

The always exciting T-Mobile Limited Late Models would hit the track next. Pat Rachels in the #34 would set the lap to beat in qualifying and lead the field to the green flag. Mitch Walker in the #29 would challenge Rachels early but would ultimately give way to the #77 of Travis Byrd who would work his way to 2nd place. Rachels would take the Checkered Flag in his first win at Hickory Motor Speedway while Byrd would bring home the 2nd position. Evan Duggins in the #12, Walker, and the #21 of Monty Cox would set the top 5.


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