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Smith makes it 2-for-2 at Laurens County Speedway

Michael Smith has not wasted any time showing he will be one of the Limited Division favorites this season at the Laurens County Speedway. Smith won his second straight main event race to open the 2017 season, topping Frankie Coates. Behind Coates, who took second in the main event, was third-place finisher Jimmy Taylor. Mike Kernells was fourth and Billy Rushton was fifth. Smith started the night as the top driver in qualifying, posting a lap of 15 seconds flat. That [...]

Laurens County Speedway kicks off 2017 season

A new era at Laurens County Speedway opened Saturday night when the 2017 season opened with new divisions, and enough noticeable changes to show new track promoter Danny Hurley’s input. But what also showed itself was fun racing, and a little more unpredictability on the starts – something that took away much of the drama from last season’s races. The most noticeable change involved the starts. While each main event’s pole starter was responsible for starting the field in each race, [...]