Weiss lands sixth-place finish in USA Nationals at Cedar Lake

Tuesday night saw Ricky Weiss return with the World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series at Beaver Dam Raceway (Beaver Dam, Wis.) piloting his J&C Properties No. 7 Late Model. Passing three cars in his heat race to finish third, Weiss earned the ninth-starting position for the $10,000-to-win A-Main. Dropping one spot in the 50-lap affair, Ricky recorded a 10th place finish.

After a scheduled off-day on Wednesday, Ricky headed to Cedar Lake Speedway (New Richmond, Wis.) on Thursday night to kick off the 33rd annual USA Nationals weekend. After coming one spot shy of a transfer position in his heat with a fifth place finish, Weiss streaked to a 10-lap consolation victory. With $6,000 on the line in the preliminary feature, Ricky jumped up three spots to place 15th.

On Friday night for a pair of heat races, Weiss improved one spot in his first round to finish sixth. Losing one spot in his second heat, Ricky logged a fourth place finish, positioning him 26th overall in passing points.

Rolling off fifth in his B-Main on Saturday evening, Ricky came one spot short of a transfer position with a fifth place outing, forcing him to rely on a provisional into the $50,000-to-win USA Nationals. Charging forward 19 spots in the 100-lap affair, Ricky Weiss notched a sixth place finish. (Todd Boyd photo)

Ricky sits in second in the latest World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series point standings. For more results from these events and complete standings, please visit www.WoOLMS.com.