Bloomquist, McDowell Take Spring Nationals Senoia Wins

Scott Bloomquist (left) and Dale McDowell (right) opened up the 2018 Schaeffer’s Oil Spring Nationals Series with a pair of wins over the weekend at Georgia’s Senoia Raceway. Bloomquist took the victory on Friday night, while McDowell was the winner on Saturday night. Photos by Francis Hauke/22fstops.com

Scott Bloomquist and Dale McDowell opened the 2018 Schaeffer’s Oil Spring Nationals Series season at Georgia’s Senoia Raceway by picking up victories over the Easter weekend.

Bloomquist won Friday’s $3,000 event, the second Spring Nationals feature win of his career. The Mooresville, Tennessee veteran rallied from his ninth starting spot to win over Clint Smith. Shane Clanton finish in third, with Michael Page in fourth and Zach Leonhardi in fifth.

Eric Wells, Donald McIntosh, Austin Horton, Casey Roberts and Dalton Cook rounded out the top ten.

On Saturday night, it was Chickamauga, Georgia’s Dale McDowell scoring the $10,000 home state victory.

McDowell led all 60 laps en route to the win, which moves him to the top of the series all-time winners list. Bloomquist finished in second, followed by Aaron Ridley in third, Clint Smith in fourth and Zach Leonhardi in fifth.

Wells, Kyle Hardy, Austin Smith, Riley Hickman and Clanton rounded out the top ten.

The Spring Nationals Series returns to action Friday April 6 at Tennessee’s Crossville Speedway, followed the next night, April 7, at Tennessee’s Tazewell Speedway.

For more information, visit SouthernNationalsSeries.com.

Schaeffer’s Oil Spring Nationals Series
Senoia Raceway – Senoia, GA
Night One – March 30, 2018

1. Scott Bloomquist – Mooresburg, TN
2. Clint Smith – Senoia, GA
3. Shane Clanton – Zebulon, GA
4. Michael Page – Douglasville, GA
5. Zach Leonhardi – Cartersville, GA
6. Eric Wells – Hazard, KY
7. Donald McIntosh – Dawsonville, GA
8. Austin Horton – Newnan, GA
9. Casey Roberts – Toccoa, GA
10. Dalton Cook – Columbus, GA
11. Aaron Ridley – Chatsworth, GA
12. Jason Croft – Woodstock, GA
13. Ryan King – Seymour, TN
14. Cody King – McDonough, GA
15. John Henderson – North Augusta, SC
16. David Payne – Murphy, NC
17. Mason Massey – Douglasville, GA
18. Timothy Culp – Prattsville, AR
19. Brandon Kinzer – Lexington, KY
20. Austin Smith – Rome, GA
21. Shanon Buckingham – Morristown, TN
22. Kyle Hardy – Stephens City, VA

Schaeffer’s Oil Spring Nationals Series
Senoia Raceway – Senoia, GA
Night Two- March 31, 2018

1. Dale McDowell – Chickamauga, GA
2. Scott Bloomquist – Mooresburg, TN
3. Aaron Ridley – Chatsworth, GA
4. Clint Smith – Senoia, GA
5. Zach Leonhardi – Cartersville, GA
6. Eric Wells – Hazard, KY
7. Kyle Hardy – Stephens City, VA
8. Austin Smith – Rome, GA
9. Riley Hickman – Cleveland, TN
10. Shane Clanton – Zebulon, GA
11. Ivedent Lloyd Jr. – Ocala, FL
12. Joseph Joiner – Milton, FL
13. Shanon Buckingham – Morristown, TN
14. Mason Massey – Douglasville, GA
15. Cody King – McDonough, GA
16. Jason Croft – Woodstock, GA
17. Ryan King – Seymour, TN
18. Brandon Kinzer – Lexington, KY
19. John Ownbey – Cleveland, TN
20. Casey Roberts – Toccoa, GA
21. David Payne – Murphy, NC
22. Dalton Cook – Columbus, GA
23. Michael Page – Douglasville, GA
24. Payton Freeman – Commerce, GA
25. Austin Horton – Newnan, GA

 

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