Jacksonville Sprint Spoils Go To Paul Nienhiser

Jacksonville Sprint Spoils
Paul Nienhiser (9x) chases Zach Daum Sunday night at Jacksonville Speedway. (Mark Funderburk photo)

JACKSONVILLE, Ill. – Paul Nienhiser captured the victory Sunday night in 410 sprint car action at the quarter-mile Jacksonville Speedway dirt track.

Nienhiser charged forward from the fifth starting position and eventually made the winning pass on lap 14, when he got around Robbie Standridge to take command for good.

Joe B. Miller crossed second, with polesitter Zach Daum – who led the first four circuits of the 25-lap main event – taking the final step on the podium.

Jacob Patton was fourth and Standridge faded in the second half to a fifth-place finish.

The results:

1. 9x-Paul Nienhiser, 2. 51b-Joe B. Miller, 3. 31-Zach Daum, 4. 79j-Jacob Patton, 5. 17-Robbie Standridge, 6. 6r-Ryan Bunton, 7. 99w-Korey Weyant, 8. 27-Tucker Klaasmeyer, 9. 83-Bret Tripplett, 10. 3-Austin O’Dell, 11. 01-Justin Standridge, 12. 77u-Chris Urish, 13. 42p-Preston Perimutter, 14. 9t-Tyler Shoemaker, 15. 52f-Logan Faucon, 16. 10s-Jeremy Standridge, 17. 47-Terry Babb, 18. 57-George Crawford, 19. 42-Cory Bruns, 20. 9t-Dylan Tuxhorn, 21. 63-Mitchell Davis.