New drivers star at Deming


Three new drivers - Chase Schmidt, Tyson Cross and Kaitlyn Hammer - survived to their features to claim their first win of the season on Friday, April 18, at Deming Speedway.

Schmidt led every lap in the open 600 division, turning away a challenge from Jared Peterson around the mid-race mark before engine problems sidelined Peterson.

Cross broke the Brock Lemley mini streak in the Shots 2 Go Espresso 1200 division with a wire to wire win. Cross started off the pole and led comfortably most of the race.

Hammer took control of the 600 restricted division on lap 14 and streaked away to her first Deming Speedway win.

Tyler McLeod won for the second straight wekk in the Kasey Kahne Junior Sprints

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