Drown Racing Wins #14 and #15 of 2016 Over the Weekend!!!
21, 2016) Doug Drown and his #240 team celebrated
in victory lane at Attica Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio and Wayne
County Speedway in Orrville, Ohio over the August 19-20 weekend
to bring their season win total up to fifteen! On Friday night at
Attica, Doug won his heat race and grabbed the point on the fourth
circuit of the 25-lapper en route to capturing the $1,000 payday
ahead of Ryan Markham, Ken Hahn, Matt Irey, and Devin Shiels. At
Wayne County on Saturday evening, Doug also won his heat race prior
to leading from flag-to-flag in the weekly A-Main to pocket the
$1,000 windfall over JR Gentry, Brad Malcuit, Ryan Markham, and
Cody Scott. Full results from both weekend races can be found online
Drown Enters Huge $80,000 Weekend
at Florence Speedway...
14, 2016) Doug Drown Racing (DDR) traveled to the
venerable Florence Speedway in Union, Kentucky on August 11-13 for
both the rain-postponed 'Ralph Latham Memorial' and the 34th Annual
'North/South 100.' The Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series presided
over the huge three-day weekend in the Cincinnati-area, as a whopping
$80,000 in first place prize money was up for grabs. On Thursday
night, Doug Drown laid down the twelfth quickest lap in Group A
during qualifying for the 'Ralph Latham Memorial' before finishing
seventh in his heat race and eighth in his B-Main. Unfortunately,
Doug was unable to make the start in the $30,000 to win feature
event, which was won by Scott Bloomquist.
At Florence on Friday evening, a double set of heat races were
held to kick off the 'North/South 100' portion of the weekend. Doug
won his first heat race of the night, while he wound up seventh
in his final heat race. When Saturday rolled around at the undersized
1/2-mile oval, Doug placed fourth in his B-Main and eleventh in
the $2,500 to win Non-Qualifiers Race. Unfortunately, the Wooster,
Ohio standout was unable to transfer into the 'North/South 100'
headliner, which was ultimately won by $50,000 victor Bobby Pierce.
Complete results from the hectic weekend at Florence can be accessed
online at www.lucasdirt.com.
Doug Drown Continues Stellar 2016
Season with Another Wayne Co. Win!
7, 2016) Wooster, Ohio native Doug Drown racked
up his thirteenth feature win of the 2016 racing season on Saturday
night, August 6 at Wayne County Speedway in Orrville, Ohio! Doug
won his heat race in preliminary action and later started the 25-lap
feature event from the pole position. Doug then worked his way into
the lead of the weekly Super Late Model A-Main on the eleventh circuit
and led the remainder of the distance to pocket $1,000 victory ahead
of Brad Malcuit, Ryan Markham, JR Gentry, and Cody Scott! Full results
from WCS last night can be viewed online at www.waynecountyspeedway.com.
Drown Flexes Muscle in Trio of Buckeye
Late Model Dirt Week Shows
31, 2016) Doug Drown and his #240 team entered three
more STARS Buckeye Late Model Dirt Week events from July 27-30.
Following a seventh place effort on Wednesday night in a $3,000
to win show at Atomic Speedway in Alma, Ohio, Doug won his heat
race and led some of the $3,000 to win headliner on Thursday evening
at Hilltop Speedway in Millersburg, Ohio. At the completion of the
main event, the Wooster, Ohio star found himself in the runner-up
spot behind only victor Brandon Sheppard. On Saturday, Doug completed
his experience on the STARS Buckeye Late Model Dirt Week trail with
an eleventh place performance at Atomic (OH) Speedway in a race
that boasted a $5,000 paycheck. Complete results from all three
programs can be viewed by logging onto www.starslm.com.
Doug Drown Dazzles in STARS Buckeye
Late Model Dirt Week Win!
25, 2016) "Hammerdown" Doug Drown recorded
his twelfth triumph of the 2016 campaign on Sunday, July 24 at Millstream
Speedway in Findlay, Ohio! Doug won his heat race and later started
the STARS Buckeye Late Model Dirt Week main event from the outside
of the third row. He then stormed to the front of the talented field
and grabbed the point from Devin Moran around the lap eleven mark.
Doug held the top spot for most of the remainder of the 40-lapper
to bag the $4,000 payday ahead of Tyler Carpenter, Devin Moran,
Rod Conley, and Zack Dohm!
In two other Buckeye Late Model Dirt Week events held over the
weekend, Doug posted two more strong efforts. On Thursday in a $3,000
to win show at Legendary Hilltop Speedway in Marietta, Ohio, Doug
set Fast Time in qualifying, won his heat race, and later wound
up seventh in the headliner. At Wayne County Speedway in Orrville,
Ohio on Saturday evening, the Wooster, Ohio star once again earned
Fast Time honors before running second in his heat race and fourth
in the $4,000 to win A-Main behind only victor Jeff Babcock, Ryan
Markham, and Zack Dohm. Complete results from all three weekend
races can be viewed by logging onto www.starslm.com.
(Roy D. Walker Photo)
Drown Gets Fourth Straight Win at
Wayne County Speedway!
17, 2016) Doug Drown nabbed his fourth straight
victory at Wayne County Speedway in Orrville, Ohio on Saturday evening,
July 16! After winning his heat race, Doug dominated the competition
during the 25-lap weekly feature to score his eleventh win overall
during the 2016 campaign. At the checkers, Doug and his #240 team
were celebrating the $1,000 triumph over Ryan Markham, Brad Malcuit,
JR Gentry, and Rick Bond! Full results from WCS last night can be
viewed online at www.waynecountyspeedway.com.
Doug Drown Keeps Rolling with Tenth
Victory of '16 Campaign!!!
10, 2016) The #240 team stood tall in victory lane
for the tenth time in 2016 on Saturday night, July 9 at Wayne County
Speedway in Orrville, Ohio! Doug Drown won his heat race in preliminary
action and later started sixth in the 25-lap feature event. In a
great race, Doug led the last handful of laps to claim the $1,200
windfall ahead of Brad Malcuit and Ryan Markham!
Earlier in the weekend, Doug vied for the $1,500 payday on Friday
at Attica Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio. He timed in eighth quickest
during the qualifying session prior to scoring another heat race
triumph. After rolling off from the outside of the fifth row in
the 25-lapper, the Wooster, Ohio ace bolted all the way up to third
in the running order to grab a podium finish behind only winner
Ryan Markham and runner-up Matt Irey. Full results from both unsanctioned
races can be found online at www.atticaracewaypark.com
(Mike Kline Photo)
Drown Victorious at Wayne County
for Ninth Feature Win of 2016!
(July 4, 2016) Doug
Drown and the #240 team celebrated their ninth feature win of 2016
on Saturday evening, July 2 at Wayne County Speedway in Orrville,
Ohio! Doug won his heat race in preliminary action and grabbed the
top spot early in the weekly main event. At the checkers in the
25-lapper, Doug had picked up the $1,000 top prize over Ryan Markham,
Tyler Carpenter, Rick Bond, and Dave Hornikel!
On Friday night in another $1,000 to win weekly show at Attica
Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio, Doug won his heat race, but later
tangled while racing for the lead in lapped traffic and eventually
wound up seventh in the final rundown of the 25-lap headliner. In
the weekend finale on Sunday at Muskingum County Speedway in Zanesville,
Ohio, a whopping $12,000 winner's check was on the line in a Lucas
Oil Late Model Dirt Series showdown. The Wooster, Ohio ace ran third
in his heat race, but unfortunately retired from the 60-lap feature
and was placed nineteenth in the final finishing order. Full results
from all three races can be found online at www.atticaracewaypark.com,
Doug Drown Takes Two More Checkered
Flags at Attica!!!
19, 2016) Doug Drown's 2016 win total now stands
at eight following a pair of UMP Super Late Model feature wins on
Friday night, June 17 at Attica Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio! In
both the regularly scheduled show and the rained-out event from
May 20, Doug won his heat race and led all 25 laps in the A-Main
on each occasion. He picked up the $1,000 payday in the regularly
scheduled feature over Chub Frank, Larry Kingseed, Cody Scott, and
Matt Irey, while he beat Chub Frank, Ryan Markham, Doug Eck, and
Rick Bond to the checkers in the rain-postponed main event to score
another $1,000 triumph!
On Saturday evening, June 18, the #240 team bolted to Oakshade
Raceway in Wauseon, Ohio for the annual running of the 'Barney Oldfield
Memorial.' The American Late Model Series (ALMS) special paid $5,200
to the winner. Doug ran fourth in heat race action, which lined
him up starting sixteenth on the grid in the 40-lapper. On a one-groove
racing surface, "Hammer Down" was able to move past seven
competitors en route to a solid ninth place performance. Complete
results from both venues can be located online at www.atticaracewaypark.com
Drown Leads Flag-to-Flag for Convincing
Wayne County Triumph!
12, 2016) Doug Drown Racing (DDR) picked up their
sixth feature victory of the 2016 campaign on Saturday evening,
June 11 at Wayne County Speedway in Orrville, Ohio! Doug Drown won
his heat race from the tail before starting the weekly Super Late
Model feature event from the outside of the front row. The Wooster,
Ohio ace then dominated the A-Main by leading from flag-to-flag
to pocket the $1,000 payday ahead of JR Gentry, Rick Bond, Brad
Malcuit, and Larry Bellman! Complete results from Wayne County Speedway
can be viewed online at www.waynecountyspeedway.com.
Doug Drown Suffers Flat Tire While
Leading in Rare Lernerville Trip
4, 2016) Doug Drown and his #240 team made a rare
visit to the hallowed grounds of Lernerville Speedway in Sarver,
Pennsylvania on Friday evening, June 3 for a weekly Late Model program.
Doug moved up to fourth in his heat race and later started the A-Main
from the outside of the front row. The Wooster, Ohio standout was
then leading the main event when an unfortunate flat Hoosier tire
dropped him to a disappointing eleventh place effort in the final
finishing order. Complete results from Lernerville Speedway can
be accessed by clicking on www.lernerville.com.
Drown's Win Total Stands at Five
Following Attica/PRP Sweep!
29, 2016) Doug Drown Racing (DDR) entered a pair
of Super Late Model events over the May 27-28 weekend and walked
away with two more feature victories to elevate their 2016 win total
to five! On Friday night at Attica Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio,
the American Late Model Series (ALMS) rolled into town and Doug
Drown won his heat race to start off the evening. After rolling
off in the 30-lapper from the pole position, Doug then paced the
stellar field from flag-to-flag to bag the $2,000 winner's check
over Matt Irey, Jon Henry, Devin Shiels, and Mike Bores!
At Portsmouth Raceway Park in Portsmouth, Ohio on Saturday evening,
another $2,000 top prize was on the line in a weekly Super Late
Model showdown. Doug posted the quickest lap during the qualifying
session and later placed third in the fast dash. After starting
from the inside of the second row in the 25-lap main event, the
Wooster, Ohio star grabbed the point on the sixth circuit and raced
to the $2,000 triumph over Devin Gilpin, Nick Bocook, Shannon Thornsberry,
and Kenny Christy! Full results from both weekend shows can be found
online at www.atticaracewaypark.com
Doug Drown Sees Rain at Attica; Takes
First Checkered Flag at Oakshade!
22, 2016) Following a rain-out on Friday night at
Attica Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio, the #240 team bolted to Oakshade
Raceway in Wauseon, Ohio on Saturday evening, May 21 and picked
up their third feature victory of the 2016 campaign! Doug Drown
won his heat race in preliminary action and later started the 25-lap
weekly Super Late Model main event from the inside of the second
row. Doug then grabbed the point early in the race and led the rest
of the distance en route to capturing the $1,200 payday for his
first-ever Oakshade win! Full results from last night at Oakshade
can be accessed online at www.oakshaderaceway.com.
Drown Gets Second Feature Win of
2016 Friday at Attica!
14, 2016) Doug Drown Racing (DDR) scored his second
feature win of the 2016 racing season on Friday night, May 13 at
Attica Raceway Park in Attica, Ohio! Doug Drown blasted from his
fifth starting spot in his heat race to record the prelim victory.
After rolling off from the inside of the sixth row in the 25-lap
headliner, Doug once again stormed to the front and led the final
three circuits of the main event. He claimed the $1,000 windfall
in the Super Late Model weekly race over Matt Irey, Devin Shiels,
John Volpe, and Larry Kingseed! Full results from Attica can be
accessed online at www.atticaracewaypark.com.
Doug Drown Arrives Late to Attica;
Collected in Late Wreck...
7, 2016) Doug Drown, of Wooster, Ohio, made a last
minute decision to race on Friday evening, May 6 at Attica Raceway
Park in Attica, Ohio. Arriving late to the track after watching
his son's baseball game, Doug started at the tail end of the field
in the B-Main, but burst towards the front and eventually recorded
an impressive win in the consolation race. "Hammer Down"
then rolled off from the outside of the eighth row in the $1,500
to win main event and was up to fourth in the running order before
being collected in an unfortunate incident. Doug retired late in
the 25-lapper and was eventually placed twelfth in the final finishing
order. Full results from Attica can be accessed online at www.atticaracewaypark.com.