Riggins Tops USCS vs. URC Shootout

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Eric Riggins Jr. won the 2013 USCS vs. URC North vs. South Shootout at Carolina Speedway. (Chris Seelman photo)
Eric Riggins Jr. won Friday's USCS vs. URC North vs. South Shootout at Carolina Speedway. (Chris Seelman photo)
Eric Riggins Jr. won Friday’s USCS vs. URC North vs. South Shootout at Carolina Speedway. (Chris Seelman photo)

GASTONIA, N.C. — It was all Eric Riggins Jr. in Friday night’s USCS vs. URC North vs. South Shootout at Carolina Speedway.

Driving his family’s No. 47 the Charlotte, N.C., driver was fast from hot laps through the entire night in dominating the 30-lap feature on the four-tenths-mile dirt track.

Riggins beat URC driver Josh Weller to the checkered flag.

URC representatives J.J. Grasso and Billy Pauch Jr. finished third and fourth with Morgan Turpen, representing USCS claiming fifth.

The two-race series continues Saturday at Cherokee Speedway in Gaffney, S.C. Thirty-one sprint cars were on hand Friday night.

The finish:

Eric Riggins Jr., Josh Weller, J.J. Grasso, Billy Pauch Jr., Morgan Turpen, Jonathan Swanson, Keith Prutzman, Terry Gray, Troy Betts, Dan Mazy, Terry Witherspoon, Curt Terrell, Chandler Leiby, Taylor Tidmore, Scott Lutz, Tony Agin, J.R. Berry, Johnny Bridges, Ed Aikin, Ray Bugg, David Swanson, Johnny Petrozelle, Randy West, Derek Hagar.