Barcomb Wins Season Opener!

Thompson, CT – Sunday night the Winston Modified Tour made their way into Thompson Speedway for their opening event for season 12. Defending Champion Jim Windrow would be hot out of the box by setting fast time in Practice, Qualifying and Final Practice. Scoring the season opening pole position with a time of 20.870 around the 5/8 mile track. Windrow would jump out front early and lead the first 29 laps. Windrow would pit and come out fourth and not get back into the lead. MT Johnson would take over the lead and lead the next 25 laps and another caution would fly due to Chris Taylor. Chad Barcomb would take over the lead with 34 laps to go and never look back. Leading a race high in laps and taking down his first win of the season. Ricky LaDuke would finish 2nd. Bill Kring 3rd, Jim Windrow 4th and Fred Hill would round out the Top 5. Next week will see a new track for the Winston Modified Tour as they take on Riverhead Raceway in Long Island, New York! We hope to see everyone there!