August 7, 2022

Chris Ferguson Scores Ultimate Southeast Victory At Virginia

Jamaica, Virginia - The Ultimate Super Late Model Series Southeast Region traveled to Bill Sawyer's Virginia Motor Speedway located in Jamaica, Virginia on Saturday August 6th for the "46th Annual Ernie Shelton USA 100" event paying $20,000 to win. 22 competitors signed into Saturdays 50 lap event all seeing who could claim their spot in victory lane.

Chris Ferguson of Mount Holly, North Carolina held off a hard charging Russell Erwin in the final laps to score his second career Ernie Shelton USA 100 victory along with his sixteenth career Ultimate Super Late Model Series Southeast Region victory Saturday at Virginia Motor Speedway. Erwin made multiple attempts in the final laps pulling along side Ferguson, but ended the night with a strong second place finish. Gregg Satterlee, Zack Mitchell, and Kyle Hardy rounded out the top five finishers. Doug Sanders raced his way from 16th to finish 8th. The fast qualifier was Chris Ferguson with a time of 17.797 seconds. Heat race winners included Chris Ferguson, Zack Mitchell, and Russell Erwin.

The next event currently scheduled for the Ultimate Super Late Model Series Southeast Region is set for August 13th at Lake View Motor Speedway located in Nichols, South Carolina for a event paying $5,000 to win.

"46th Annual Ernie Shelton USA 100"

Full Results - Virginia Motor Speedway 8/6/22

1. Chris Ferguson
2. Russell Erwin
3. Gregg Satterlee
4. Zack Mitchell
5. Kyle Hardy
6. Jamie Lathroum
7. Jason Covert
8. Doug Sanders
9. Dale Hollidge
10. Trevor Collins
11. Brian Ledbetter
12. Tyler Emory
13. Sam Archer
14. Josh Harris
15. Cla Knight
16. Ethan Wilson
17. Mason Zeigler
18. Anthony Sanders
19. Tyler Millwood
20. Tyler Bare
21. Davis Lipscombe
22. Jake Rithmeier

Car Count: 22
Feature Winner: Chris Ferguson
Fast Qualifier: Chris Ferguson 17.797
Heat 1 Winner: Chris Ferguson
Heat 2 Winner: Zack Mitchell
Heat 3 Winner: Russell Erwin

Heat 1 - All Transfer: 1. Chris Ferguson, 2. Gregg Satterlee, 3. Dale Hollidge, 4. Tyler Emory, 5. Ethan Wilson, 6. Doug Sanders, 7. Sam Archer, 8. Jake Riethmeier

Heat 2 - All Transfer: 1. Zack Mitchell, 2. Kyle Hardy, 3. Trevor Collins, 4. Jamie Lathroum, 5. Tyler Bare, 6. Josh Harris, 7. Mason Zeigler

Heat 3 - All Transfer: 1. Russell Erwin, 2. Jason Covert, 3. Tyler Millwood, 4. Anthony Sanders, 5. Cla Knight, 6. Brian Ledbetter, 7. Davis Lipscombe

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