Second Place Finish For Jessica Clark Racing

RMG Race Media Group:: Jessica Clark

VENTURA, CA- with five races remaining for the 2012 season, 18 year old Jessica Clark has progressed each race in her Modified. This past Saturday night, Clark returned to Stockton 99 Speedway to run round 10 and 11 of the Star Grand American Modifieds series. The Ron Sutton's Winner's Circle driver took home a second and a third place finish making this her third best finish.

Clark progressed into Saturday nights features running both the NASCAR Whelen All American Modifieds and the Star Grand American Modified series. The Star GAM series is a series within a series program that allows older Modifieds to complete within the Whelen series and  be competitive with its own points and payouts. Drivers who compete in the Star GAM series are entered in two separate points systems as well as payouts. The rookie qualified seventeenth fastest in the Whelen division and fourth in the Star GAM series with a time of 14.997 seconds.

Jessica was requested to run in the four lap fast trophy dash where she finished third. In the first 40 lap feature, Clark was set to start 13th on the grid with the Whelen series. Clark fell back in the opening laps falling back to the 16th position when her teammate Nik Romano passed her. Following closely behind her competitor for majority of the race. After the restart on lap 23, Clark began picking up positions. By lap 29, Clark had managed to land the tenth spot behind her rival. After the lap 30 restart, Clark fell back to 12th. Jessica took home a 12th place finish in the Whelen division and a second in the Star GAM series.

 In the second feature, Clark started eleventh starting behind classmate Romano and fell back to 12th losing the battle to Lyons. On lap 17, Clark got knocked down to 13th and held off a fellow competitor. On the restart of lap 36, Clark lost the battle and ran the remainder of the race in 14th and collecting a third in the Star GAM series.

"It was a tough weekend for JCR. We didn't get the results we were hoping for but I am always learning something new. Can't wait for the next race," stated Jessica Clark.

Clark's next race is scheduled for August 4th for round 12 and 13 at Stockton 99 Speedway featuring Kids Night.

Jessica Clark Racing and Ron Suttonís Winnerís Circle thank partners: Pit Image, Impact Racing, Race 4 Girls, Total Woman Gym & Day Spa, K&N Filters, Scribner Plastics, Allstar Performance, Sunoco Race Fuels, Star Racing Supply and RMG Race Media Group.

Jessica Clark Racing can be found at
www.jessicaclarkracing.com

 

   
 


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