Overton Survives Cherokee March Madness

Brandon Overton, shown here in January, won Sunday's March Madness feature at Cherokee Speedway. (Jim Denhamer Photo)
Brandon Overton is off to a fast start this year. (Jim Denhamer Photo)

GAFFNEY, S.C. – Brandon Overton continued his mastery of Cherokee Speedway on Sunday afternoon.

Overton wired the the 60-lap March Madness feature sanctioned by the Southern All Star Series to earn a $10,000 payday on Sunday. It’s his fourth victory of the season across as many series.

It was a perfect day for Overton as he set fast time, won his heat and led every lap of the feature to beat Jonathan Davenport to the checkered flag.

Jimmy Owens was third ahead of Zack Mitchell and Stewart Friesen.

The finish:

Brandon Overton, Jonathan Davenport, Jimmy Owens, Zack Mitchell, Stewart Friesen, Trent Ivey, Payton Freeman, Kyle Strickler, Josh Richards, Ryan Gustin, Dillon Brown, Tim McCreadie, Ross Bailes, Hudson O’Neal, Kyle Bronson, Tyler Erb, Daulton Wilson, Billy Franklin, Bryson Harper, Austin Franklin, Dustin Mitchell, Michael Rouse, Jay Scott, Mark Dodson.