It seems like the word rookie gets tossed around a lot in the Late Model racing world. So much in fact, that I wonder when a driver officially loses that rookie status.
I noticed that after Eric Cooley's outstanding run at the Magnolia 100, the driver from Fulton, Miss., was referred to as a Super Late Model rookie. It made me wonder what constitutes a Super Late Model rookie.
I don't want to take anything away from his accomplishment in Mississippi's most prestigious event, but it should hardly MORE