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McCoy wins as action returns to Toccoa Speedway

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TOCCOA, GA - After several months without racing, Toccoa Speedway in Toccoa, GA roared back into action on Thursday, July 3, with a night of high speed racing around the historic North Georgia speedway.<br /> <br /> And despite the layoff, it didn't take long for a familiar face to land back in Toccoa's victory lane, as David McCoy out distanced Zack Mitchell to score the Southeastern Late Model Sportsman Series victory.<br /> <br /> Clayton Turner rolled home in third, with Drew Collins in fourth and David Conley in fifth.<br /> <br /> Michael Smith, Gus Simpson, Billy Rushton, B.J. Eubanks and Ricky Harvey rounded out the top ten.<br /> <br /> In other action, Lee Cooper held off McCoy for the Crate Late Model victory. Frankie Beard finished in third, with Kyre Mullaney in fourth and Chris Cape in fifth.<br /> <br /> George Reece, Sr. topped the field in the Hobby/602 feature to pick up the win. Daniel Fowler came home in second, with Nick Sellers in third, Phillip Wilson in fourth and Robin Collins in fifth.<br /> <br /> Mark Wilbanks scored the Modified Street win, holding off Rusty Jordan coming to the checkered flag. Michael Segars finished in third, with John Teasley in fourth and Robbie Campbell in fifth.<br /> <br /> Jeremy Hicks took home the Beginner 4 Cylinder victory, with Boo Galloway, Jade Shackelford, Travis Hubbard and Mallorie Burdette rounding out the top five.<br /> <br /> <strong>Toccoa Speedway - Toccoa, GA</strong><br /> <strong> Race Results - July 3, 2014</strong><br /> <br /> <span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Southeastern Late Model Sportsman Series</strong></span><br /> 1. 187-David McCoy<br /> 2. 57-Zack Mitchell<br /> 3. 102-Clayton Turner<br /> 4. D5-Drew Collins<br /> 5. 1-David Conley<br /> 6. 12-Michael Smith<br /> 7. 11S-Gus Simpson<br /> 8. 4-Billy Rushton<br /> 9. 98-BJ Eubanks<br /> 10. 11H-Ricky Harvey<br /> 11. 15-Ethan Hunter<br /> 12. 1D-Austin Dowling<br /> 13. 34-Jim Madden<br /> 14. 12T-Josh Thurmond<br /> 15. 17-Chris Woods<br /> 16. 95-Ted Crunkleton<br /> <br /> <span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Crate Late Models</strong></span><br /> 1. 57-Lee Cooper<br /> 2. 12-David McCoy<br /> 3. 21-Frankie Beard<br /> 4. 2-Kyre Mullaney<br /> 5. 5-Chris Cape<br /> 6. 121c-Andrew Cole<br /> 7. 37-Jimmy Ivester<br /> 8. 121B-Royce Bray<br /> 9. 371-Drew Benfield<br /> 10. 21C-Cameron Crowe<br /> 11. 81-John Howard<br /> 12. 11-Derrick Harvey<br /> 13. 99-Lance Finn<br /> 14. 1-Kenny Collins<br /> 15. 15-Jesse Ivester<br /> 16. 22-Nick Dietz<br /> 17. 07-Dale Timms<br /> 18. 21-Chris McKeehan<br /> 19. 28-Jimmy Feltman<br /> <br /> <span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Hobby/602</strong></span><br /> 1. 82-George Reece, Sr.<br /> 2. 97-Daniel Fowler<br /> 3. 71-Nick Sellers<br /> 4. 04-Phillip Wilson<br /> 5. 1-Robin Collins<br /> 6. 3-Shun Thomas<br /> 7. 17-Stanley Hill<br /> 8. 28-James Nash<br /> 9. 63-Thomas Riggins<br /> 10. 66-Brent Russell<br /> 11. 27-Mike Davidson<br /> 12. 7-Matt Duke<br /> 13. 25-Stephen Segars<br /> 14. 52-John Davis<br /> <br /> <span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Modified Street</strong></span><br /> 1. 6-Mark Wilbanks<br /> 2. 5-Rusty Jordan<br /> 3. 1-Michael Segars<br /> 4. 87-John Teasley<br /> 5. 37-Robbie Campbell<br /> 6. 12-Josh Thurmond<br /> 7. 21-Darryl Ivester<br /> 8. 10-Billy Buffington<br /> 9. 2-Jason Llewellen<br /> 10. 49-Darryl Matheson<br /> 11. 25-Paul Byrum<br /> 12. 18-Jeremy Jones<br /> 13. B1-Barry Thornton<br /> 14. 126-Casey Wilson<br /> <br /> <span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Beginner 4 Cylinder</strong></span><br /> 1. 1-Jeremy Hicks<br /> 2. 42-Booman Galloway<br /> 3. zero 3-Jade Shackelford<br /> 4. 8-Travis Hubbard<br /> 5. 5-Mallorie Burdette<br /> 6. 0-Matthew Fergurson<br /> 7. 28-Brandon Elliott
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