Moore Stops Stenhouse In USCS Run

Howard Moore in victory lane at Lexington 104 Speedway. (USCS photo)

LEXINGTON, Tenn. — Howard Moore romped to his second consecutive USCS Outlaw Thunder Tour presented by K&N Filters sprint car victory Friday night at Lexington 104 Speedway.

Moore started fourth and held off NASCAR Cup Series driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr. for the victory in the 25-lap main event.

Series point leader Mark Smith finished third with Connor Leoffler and Morgan Turpen completing the top five.

The finish:

Feature (25 Laps): 1. 3-Howard Moore[4]; 2. 17JR-Ricky Stenhouse Jr[5]; 3. M1-Mark Smith[6]; 4. 22-Connor Leoffler[2]; 5. 10M-Morgan Turpen[8]; 6. 10L-Landon Britt[1]; 7. 4D-Danny Smith[10]; 8. 10-Terry Gray[9]; 9. 4-Eddie Gallagher[3]; 10. 26-Marshall Skinner[11]; 11. 76-Mallie Shuster[14]; 12. 21B-Brandon McLain[7]; 13. 28-Jeff Willingham[12]; 14. 20-Jim Shuster[17]; 15. 2H-Tommy Hall[18]; 16. 12M-Greg Merritt[16]; 17. (DNF) 11B-Tyler Horn[15]; 18. (DNF) 8X-Tony Higgins[19]; 19. (DNF) 21-Spencer Meredith[20]; 20. (DNF) 10K-Dewayne White[21]; 21. (DNF) 72K-Rick Kahler[13]; 22. (DNS) 47-Dale Howard