Donnelly, Yeager win openers at Sweetwater

ROCK SPRINGS, Wyo.  (June 5-6) – Jake Donnelly and Justen Yeager were Xtreme Motor Sports IMCA Modified feature winners in season-opening features June 5 and 6 at Sweetwater Speedway.

Donnelly outran Michael Hale and Chris Clark for the Friday checkers.

Yeager started deep in the pack and collected the Saturday victory ahead of Casey Delp and Donnelly.

Bert Beech ran second most of the way after having to change his motor and transmission but ended in fourth following a late spin.

Kevin Wright won Friday’s IMCA SportMod main event ahead of sons Justin and Jason.

After running 12th in the opener, Chuck Delp scored Saturday SportMod honors in front of Dave Pitt and Todd Alonzo.

Drivers from Idaho and Utah as well as Wyoming vied in the lidlifter at Rock Springs. What was to have been the season opener on May 22 and 23 was rained out.