Carlson, Martinez Share Glory


VENTURA, Calif. — Nick Carlson and Casey Martinez each got to celebrate Saturday at Ventura Raceway after earning victories in their respective divisions.

Carlson was the winner in the USAC Western Ford Focus Dirt Series event, taking the lead from Kyle Edwards on the 10th circuit of the 16-lap race.

Martinez slipped by Alex Jacobsen with five laps left to win the 20-lap USAC Western Young Guns event on the fifth-mile dirt oval.