May 2021

Pair of 14th-place finishes in Dairyland Showdown

On Friday afternoon, Ricky Weiss was one of 38 World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series entries on hand at Mississippi Thunder Speedway (Fountain City, Wis.) for the two-day Dairyland Showdown. Following a sixth-place finish in his heat race, Weiss came in fifth in his B-Main, forcing him to rely on a provisional into the opening night feature. Improving nine spots in the 40-lap affair, Ricky recorded a 14th-place finish.

The following night, Ricky followed up the seventh fastest time in his group with a seventh-place finish in his heat. Jumping up two spots in his B-Main to place third, Weiss locked into the 21st-starting position for the $22,500-to-win finale. Passing seven cars in the 60-lapper, Ricky posted a 14th-place outing.

Ricky is fifth in the latest World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series point standings. For more results from the event, please visit www.WorldofOutlaws.com.

Fifth-place finish in Hawkeye 100 at Boone

Friday night found Ricky Weiss in action at Boone Speedway (Boone, Iowa) for the two-day Hawkeye 100. Drawing 24 World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series entries for a pair of preliminary features, Ricky posted the 19th fastest time overall in qualifying, which positioned him 19th on the starting grid for the $3,000-to-win preliminary feature. Losing one spot in the 25-lap affair, Weiss logged a 20th-place outing. (Jacy Norgaard photo)

Earning the 20th-starting position for the second preliminary feature, Ricky passed 10 cars to finish 10th.

On Saturday with qualifying times and heat results setting the grid for the $30,000-to-win Hawkeye 100, Weiss scored a third-place finish in his heat. With the field utilizing a three-wide start, Ricky gained four spots in the 100-lapper to register a fifth-place finish. He trailed Bobby Pierce, Shannon Babb, Brandon Sheppard, and Billy Moyer to the checkers.

Ricky remains in fifth in the latest World of Outlaws Morton Buildings Late Model Series point standings. For more results from the event, please visit www.WorldofOutlaws.com.