Sunflower Classic

Rogers holds on for the Win

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#37 Jason Rogers

     RPM Speedway in Hays, KS, opened the regular points season Saturday night, April 11, with over 100 race teams on hand.      After four runner-up finishes already this season, Selden’s Jason Rogers finally made it to victory lane in the IMCA Stock Car division but had to hold off a stubborn Chad Sterling to do it.  Sterling led the opening lap before Rogers took the lead on lap 2 before the first caution flag waved.  Rogers was able to hold on to the lead with Sterling trying high and low to make a pass.  As the leading duo came out of turn four to the checkers, Sterling made a charge but came up half a car-length short as first heat winner Rogers held on.  Shaylon Holloway finished third, followed by Nolan Remus and second heat winner Tyler Tipton.      Cody Gearhart of Turpin, OK, led all 20 laps in the IMCA Modified feature.  Gearhart got out to a big lead at the halfway mark and...

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