Hill tops McDowell for third victory at Wythe
RURAL RETREAT, Va. (Aug. 4) — Earning his third victory in four starts at Wythe Raceway this season, second-starting Vic Hill of Mosheim, Tenn., outdueled fellow front-row starter Dale McDowell of Chickamauga, Ga., to earn a $4,000 payday in Saturday’s Ultimate Super Late Model Series event at the high-banked half-mile oval.
McDowell settled for the runner-up finish ahead of Brett Miller of Greenville, Tenn., and Zack Mitchell of Henry, S.C. Ray Cook of Brasstown, N.C., was fifth.
Notes: Hill’s Warrior Race Car has a Vic Hill Race Engine and is sponsored by Landair Transport, Pilot Travel Centers, Preferred Sandblasting & Painting, Outlaw Race Parts and The Orthopaedic Institute of Western Kentucky. … The win is Hill’s seventh overall victory of the season, and fourth in the past six Ultimate Series events. … Hill’s previous victories at Wythe came in June 2’s Ultimate Series event and in Southern Nationals action on July 16. … The Ultimate Super Late Model Series returns to action Aug. 18 with a $4,000-to-win event at Toccoa (Ga.) Speedway.
Ultimate @ Wythe: (1) Vic Hill, (2) Dale McDowell, (3) Brett Miller, (4) Zack Mitchell, (5) Ray Cook, (6) Billy Ogle Jr., (7) Billy Hicks, (8) Greg Estes, (9) Casey Barrow, (10) Daniel Baggerly (complete results unavailable). Fast qualifier: McDowell, 16.066 seconds.