Wild West Shootout Continues in Tucson

The Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout continued on Friday evening with at $3,000-to-win program at the 3/8 mile oval at USA Raceway (Tucson, Arizona). Rick Schwallie Photo

Fifty-two entries registered for battle, and a ninth to fifth run in heat race action left Weiss just short of locking into the main event. He later finished second in his b-main, which positioned him nineteenth in the 30 lap finale. Despite starting near the back of the pack, Ricky advanced six positions throughout the duration of the feature en route to a thirteenth place finish.

Round #5 of the miniseries was contested on Saturday evening at the 3/8 mile oval and boosted a $3,000 top prize to competitors. Fifty-two entries returned for action, and Weiss raced to a convincing heat race win from his second starting spot, locking him into the seventh starting position on the feature grid. During the course of the 30 lapper, Ricky battled amongst the top ten throughout much of the main event before settling to a tenth place finish in the final rundown.

Sunday evening saw the finale for the Keyser Manufacturing Wild West Shootout contested as fifty Super Late Models registered to chase the $10,000 top prize. A fifth place finish in his heat race left Ricky short of locking into the feature, sending him to a b-main. He charged to a fourth place finish in his b-main, earning him the 24th starting spot for the 50 lap finale. Despite starting deep in the pack, Weiss moved forward to record a fourteenth place finish at the checkered flag.

Complete results from the events can be found at www.RaceUSARaceway.com