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Jimmy Johnson doubles down with second Hartwell win

By Heather Rhoades
HARTWELL - For the second week in a row Monroe, GA's Jimmy Johnson took home a win at Hartwell Speedway in Hartwell, GA with a victory in the Limited Late Model feature Saturday night.

Johnson, who started the main event on the outside pole beside pole setter Brandon Haley, wasted no time powering his No. 98 to the front during the first lap and set sail to the winners circle. Haley would have to settle for second, followed by Keith Freeman in third, Bubba Russell in fourth and Justin Whitfield in fifth.

In other action, Adam Smith scored the victory in the SECA Late Model feature. Grant Jordan finished in second, with Chris Cape in third, Greg Pilgram in fourth and Brad Morehead in fifth.

John Teasley topped the field in the Modified Street feature. Rusty Jordan crossed the finish line in second, followed by Michael Segars in third, Jeremy Jones in fourth and Kole Hardy in fifth.

Cal Moon held off Terry Brown to pick up the win in the Stock V8 feature. George Fortson, Doug Moon and Ray Foskey rounded out the top five.

Chris Wilson beat out a deep Stock Four Cylinder field to score the feature victory. J.J. Garrett came home in second, with Ashley Poole in third, Ryan Boles in fourth and Shane Stickland in fifth.

In the Young Guns feature, Payton Freeman came away with the feature win. Jessica Still finished in second, with Mallarie Burdette in third, Adam Partain in fourth and Jeremy Hicks in fifth.

Keith Hicks closed out the night with the Up Front feature victory. Michael Mosley followed in second, with Joel Powell, Sr. in third, Neil Meeks in fourth and Stacy Foster in fifth.

Hatwell Speedway returns to action on Saturday, May 10, with a full card of local racing. For more info, visit

Hartwell Speedway - Hartwell, GA
Race Results - May 3, 2014

Limited Late Model
1. #98 Jimmy Johnson
2. #51 Brandon Haley
3. #F1 Keith Freeman
4. #32 Bubba Russell
5. #17 Justin Whitfield
6. #9 Drew Whitfield
7. #37 Dan Hicks

SECA Late Model
1. #14 Adam Smith
2. #05 Grant Jordan
3. #5 Chris Cape
4. #28 Greg Pilgram
5. #31 Brad Morehead

Modified Street
1. #87 John Teasley
2. #5 Rusty Jordan
3. #1 Michael Segars
4. #18 Jeremy Jones
5. #30 Kole Hardy
6. #19 Jennifer Everett
7. #29 Keith Baker
8. #418 Greg Scoggins
9. #33 Aaron McIntosh
10. #104 Daniel Doster
DNS: #34 Butch Shepherd
DNS: #28 Chris Page

Stock V8
1. #69 Cal Moon
2. #9 Terry Brown
3. #27 George Fortson
4. #8 Doug Moon
5. #22 Ray Foskey
6. #101 Rocky Jones

Stock Four Cylinder
1. #B6 Chris Wilson
2. #28 J.J. Garrett
3. #7 Ashley Poole
4. #15 Ryan Boles
5. #19 Shane Strickland
6. #38 Cody Hall
7. #28 Brent Couch
8. #119 Cy Strickland
9. #10 Jason Reynolds
10. #104 Dustin Bales
11. #21 Matt Fleming
12. #23 Mason Tucker
13. #23A Jeffery Lord

Young Guns
1. #F1 Payton Freeman
2. #08 Jessica Still
3. #5 Mallarie Burdette
4. #87 Adam Partain
5. #1 Jeremy Hicks

Up Front
1. #17 Keith Hicks
2. #00 Michael Mosley
3. #89 Joel Powell, Sr.
4. #27 Neil Meeks
5. #8 Stacy Foster
6. #55 Casey Barlett
7. #777 James Goodwin
8. #7 Justin Radien
9. #73 Wayne Chapman
10. #45 J.J. Sorrow
11. #69 Jonathan Starrett
12. #11 Hermon Isom
13. #11 Name Not Available
14. #13 Clayton Jones
15. #48 Andrew Smith
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