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King of California Comes to a Conclusion___ Standings, Stats, and Totals

 

King of CaSprint Car Insider – King of California Micro Sprint Series. VISALIA, Ca, (October 3, 2018) – The King of California series is set to come to a conclusion this weekend following the final rounds at Dixon and Delta Speedway Friday and Saturday night.

After 7 months, and 14 rounds of racing, the King of California series is primed to crown its first four champions to cover the feat on all four tracks. However, after a superior showing of dominance one title has already been decided and another could be wrapped up following the penultimate round at Dixon.

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2018 Non-Wing King of California: Tj Smith. PC: Dave Worden Action Captured Images/ acimages.net

With 8 wins, and 129 points over 2nd after throwaways, Tyler Tj Smith is your Joe W. Lewis Snap-On Non-Wing King of California. Ben Worth can wrap up second upon showing at Rd 15 as he sits 89 points ahead of 3rd, Jimmy Leal. From there it’s still a race between Leal, (378), Robfogel (353), Ringo (340), and Adam Kaeding (323), for third in points. Seven different drivers visited victory lane in non-wing during the season including Adam Kaeding, Tristan Guardino, Ben Worth, James Ringo, Mitchel Moles, and Tucker Worth.

 

corey day dixon winnerIn the Racepunk Restricted class, reigning Tulsa Shootout Restricted champion, Corey Day holds a 51-point advantage over Caeden Steele. Under the right circumstances, Day could be crowned champion after Friday night. Behind Day and Steele Dylan Bloomfield occupies 3rd with 467 points, just 6 over fourth place Devon Courtnier (461). Ashlynn Rodriguez rounds out the top 5 in points over Katey Syra and Brian Gilbert who sit just one point away from each other. Eight different drivers have busted victory lane so far in the Racepunk Restricted class including Corey Day (4), Dylan Bloomfield (3), Caden Stoll (2), as well as Steele, Syra, Garcia, Thornhill, and Courtneir with 1 each.

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Joey the Rocket Ancona got two KofC wins at Lemoore. PC – Dave Worden AC- Images

 

As for your Joe W Lewis Snap-On Super 600 class, Joey the rocket Ancona currently sits 48 points ahead of Raio Salmon including throwaways. Ben Worth sets in third followed by Jake Andreotti and Cody Christensen. Although the race for points is coming down to the top three, the Super 609 class boasts the most parity with 9 different winners gracing victory lane. Michale Faccinto visited Victory Lane 4 times, Ancona twice, Worth twice, as well as Colton Hardy, Paul Javaux, Jake Andreotti, Dillon Horsley, and Raio Salmon who earned a single victory each.

 

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PC: Cameron Hageman Photography

The final class actually coming down to the wire is the Elk Grove Ford Jr Sprint class. After throwaways, Dalton Parreira maintains a slim 22 point advantage over Austin Wood, who has been very strong as of late. The race to finish inside of the top five has come down to Jett Barnes third (535), Caleb Debem fourth (422), and Colton Key (392). The Elk Grove Ford Jr Sprint class has been dominated at the top seeing only 4 different drivers pick up victories. Dalton Parriera graced victory lane 7 different times with Austin Wood taking the glory on 5 different occasions. As for the other two rounds, Jett Barnes and Caleb Debem were both able to snag a win, both at Delta Speedway.

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Guardino got Smith early but Smith got his redemption the next week. PC: Dave Worden AC Images

As we head into the final two rounds, Round 15, Friday Night, at Dixon Speedway and Round 16, Saturday Night at Delta Speedway the stage is set for the crowning of our champions. The 16-round series was an aggressive schedule, to see who could come away as the “true” King of California over the four different tracks.

Stay tuned to Facebook and follow our King of California Micro Sprint Series page (@KofCSeries), and our Instagram @kingofcal_series to stay up to date with the latest breaking details.

 

We’re set to drop the final checkered flags of the 16-round showdown this weekend. As we close the curtain who can come out on top? The stage is set for one last battle.

 

kofc dixon track picRound 15 – Friday, October 5, 2018

Dixon Speedway. Dixon, Ca

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kofc delta track picRound 16 – Saturday, October 6, 2018

Delta Speedway. Stockton, Ca

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Southern Pacific Farms

Salmon Motorsports

Galante Brothers Grading and Paving

C&K Towing

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Driven Performance 

CS9 Chassis

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Consolidated Metals

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Financial Center Credit Union

Jason Bright Racing 

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Thank you all for your support.

 

Points (including throwaways) after 14 of 16 races: 

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Elk Grove Ford Jr Sprint 

  1. Dalton Parreira 582
  2. Austin Wood 560 (-22)
  3. Jett Barnes 535 (-50)
  4. Caleb Debem 422
  5. Colton Key 392

 

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Racepunk Restricted 600

 

  1. Corey Day 590 [4 wins]
  2. Caeden Steele 539 (-51) [1 win]
  3. Dylan Bloomfield 467 (-123) [3 wins]
  4. Devon Courtnier 501 (-129) [1 win]
  5. Ashlynn Rodriguez 437 (-179)
  6. Colby Thornhill 409 (-182) [1 win]
  7. Katey Syra 371 [1 win]
  8. Brian Gilbert 370
  9. Eli Bookout 353
  10. Jade Avedisian 317

Joe Lewis Super 600

Joe W Lewis Snap-On Super 600

  1. Joey Ancona 573 [2 wins]
  2. Raio Salmon 525 (-48) [1 win]
  3. Ben Worth 508 (-65) [2 Wins]
  4. Jake Andreotti 467 [1 win]
  5. Cody Christensen 328 [1 win]
  6. Keith Day Jr 296
  7. Cody Key 280
  8. Garrett Twitty 257
  9. Michael Faccinto 225 [4 wins]
  10. Greg Decaires V 201
  11. Kyle Mentch 181

Joe Lewis Non wing

Joe W. Lewis Snap-On Non-Wing

  1. *Tyler “Tj” Smith 616 [8 wins]* – champion
  2. Ben Worth 487 (-129) [1 win]
  3. Jimmy Leal 378 (-238)
  4. Nick Robfogel 353
  5. James Ringo 340 [1 win]
  6. Adam Kaeding 323 [1 win]
  7. Brody Fuson 306
  8. Chad Laughton 289
  9. Mitchel Moles 283 [1 win]
  10. Jayson Bright 270

 

Winners: Dixon Speedway 4/13 Rd 1

 

Jr – Austin Wood

Res – Corey Day

Nw- Adam Kaeding

S6 – Colton Hardy

 

Winners: Delta Speedway 4/14 Rd 2

Jr – Jett Barnes

Res – Caden Stoll

Nw – Tristan Guardino

S6 – Ben Worth

 

Winners: Plaza Park 4/27 Rd 3

Jr – Dalton Parreira

Res – Caeden Steele

Nw – Ben Worth

S6 – Paul Javaux

 

Winners: Lemoore 4/28 Rd 4

Jr – Dalton Parreira

Res – Dylan Bloomfield

Nw – James Ringo

S6 – Joey Ancona

 

Winners: Dixon 5/18 Rd 5

Jr – Dalton Parreira

Res – Dylan Bloomfield

Nw – Tj Smith

S6- Michael Faccinto

 

Winners: Delta 5/19 Rd 6

Jr – Caleb Debem

Res- Caden Stoll

Nw – Tj Smith

S6 – Michael Faccinto

 

Winners: Plaza 6/7 Rd 7

Jr – Austin Wood

Res- Gauge Garcia

Nw – Mitchel Moles

S6- Michael Faccinto

 

Winners: Lemoore 6/8 Rd 8

Jr – Dalton Parreira

Res- Colby Thornhill

Nw – Tj Smith

S6 – Michael Faccinto

 

Winners: Dixon 7/13 Rd 9

Jr – Dalton Parreira

Res – Devon Courtnier

Nw – Tj Smith

S6 – Jake Andreotti

 

Winners: Delta 7/14 Rd 10

Jr – Dalton Parriera

Res- Dylan Bloomfield

Nw- Tj Smith

S6 – Dillon Horsley

 

Winners: Plaza 8/10 Rd 11

Jr – Austin Wood

Res- Corey Day

Nw – Tj Smith

S6- Ben Worth

 

Winners: Lemoore 8/11 Rd 12

Jr. – Dalton Parreira

Res – Katey Syra

Nw – Tj Smith

S6 – Joey Ancona

 

Winners: Plaza 9/7 Rd 13

Jr – Austin Wood

Res – Corey Day

Nw – Tj Smith

S6 – Cody Christensen

 

Winners: Lemoore 9/7 Rd 14

Jr- Austin Wood

Res – Corey Day

Nw – Tucker Worth

S6. – Raio Salmon

 

By the numbers: 

 

Jr sprint: 4 winners

Dalton Parriera 7

Austin Wood 5

Jett Barnes 1

Caleb Debem 1

 

Restricted: 8 winners

Corey Day 4

Dylan Bloomfield 3

Caden Stoll 2

Caeden Steele 1

Katey Syra 1

Gauge Garcia 1

Colby Thornhill 1

Devon Courtnier 1

 

Non-Wing: 7 winners

Tj Smith 8

Adam Kaeding 1

Tristan Guardino 1

Ben Worth 1

James Ringo 1

Mitchel Moles 1

Tucker Worth 1

 

Super 600: 9 winners

Michael Faccinto 4

Joey Ancona 2

Ben Worth 2

Colton Hardy 1

Paul Javaux 1

Jake Andreotti 1

Dillon Horsley 1

Cody Christensen 1

Raio Salmon 1

 

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Fresno State Bulldog - Broadcasting and Public Relations.
Grew up going to 50+ Sprint Car races a year and Raced Motocross for 10 years.
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