The Demon Is Back!


YUMA, Ariz. — The Demon is back!

Damion Gardner, racing full time with the AMSOIL USAC-CRA Sprint Car Series for the first time in many years, earned his first victory of the season Friday night at Cocopah Speedway.

Gardner led all 30 laps and beat Alexander Racing teammate Nic Faas, who was fast qualifier on the night, to the checkered flag.

Many-time USAC-CRA champion Mike Spencer finished third ahead of Bud Kaeding and Charles Davis Jr.

The finish:

Damion Gardner, Nic Faas, Mike Spencer, Bud Kaeding, Charles Davis Jr., R.J. Johnson, Cody Williams, Brody Roa, Mike Martin, Matt Mitchell, Austin Williams, Bob Ream, David Bezio, Matt Rossi, A.J. Bender, Seth Wilson.