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May 31, 2017 - Richmond, Missouri’s Aaron Marrant claimed his second ULMA win of the year last Friday at Kansas City’s Lakeside Speedway. With the victory, Marrant becomes the second repeat winner this year in the first eight races of the season.

Larry Ferris and Larry Clawson led the the field to the green flag at Lakeside with Ferris pacing the early laps. Meanwhile, seventh-starting Marrant began his climb towards the front stalking Ferris for the lead and eventually moving to the front to claim the win. Ferris finished in second with Shad Baddder third, Dustin Hodges fourth, and Tommy Cordary fifth. Just 11 drivers participated in the event. Larry Clawson and Dustin Hodges claimed heat-race victories. For information regarding the track, visit www.lakesidespeedway.net.

In all actuality, last weekend should have been the fifteenth and sixteenth events of the year; however, Mother Nature has dealt drivers eight rainouts or canceled events because of weather in one way or another. Last weekend, Central Missouri Speedway (CMS) canceled the Sunday program, which was to carry ULMA Late Models, because of a rain-out the previous night for their annual Memorial Weekend Special. ULMA returns to CMS on Saturday, August 12th. Visit www.centralmissourispeedway.net for complete information.

ULMA drivers are scheduled to return to action at Callaway Raceways in Fulton, Missouri on Friday night for the track’s weekly racing program. On Friday, gates Open at 5, drivers meeting 6:45, hot laps at 7, and racing begins at 7:30. Fischer Auto Body is the official presenter of all ULMA events at Callaway this season. Since 1979, Fischer Auto Body has been mending and tending to all make, model, and manner of vehicles, for additional details visit www.fischerbodyshop.com. For additional information regarding the track, visit the track website located at www.callawayraceways.com.

Lucas Oil Speedway and its staff will enjoy a week off this Saturday after another successful Show-Me 100 weekend. ULMA drivers will return to Lucas Oil Speedway on Saturday, June 10th to resume the weekly racing series championship. Visit www.lucasoilspeedway.com for complete details.

ULMA drivers have the opportunity to earn starts and points this Saturday at I-35 Speedway north of Kansas City in Winston, Missouri. Speedway officials have informed ULMA that if weather becomes a factor on Saturday and the program has to be canceled, that the track will run on Sunday evening with one hour earlier start times. David Melloway drove to the inaugural victory during last year’s lone appearance at the track.

On Saturday at I-35 Speedway, pit gates are set to open at 4:30 with grandstands to follow at 5. Driver’s meeting takes place at 6 with hot laps at 6:30, and racing at 7. From Kansas City, head north on I-35 to the Winston exit and the track is just a short drive to the east. The track address is 13141 MO-6, Winston, Missouri. For additional information visit www.i-35speedway.net or call 660.749.5317 or 816.365.7593.

All competing drivers must either purchase the yearly license or a temporary license to race in this weekend’s events. The 2017 license form is printable from the ULMA website. The season schedule and additional association information may be found on the site. You may also keep up-to-date on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ULMA-United-Late-Model-Association. ULMA is found online at www.ulmaracing.com.

ULMA wishes to thank the 2017 business partners, include Lucas Cattle CompanyHoosier Tire Midwest, Fischer Body Shop, RacinDirt.com, FastShafts, Hooker Harness, Dynamic Drivelines, Melloway Fast Wraps, Radical Race Gear, KRC Racing, and RacingJunk.com, the official motorsports classifieds of ULMA.

Remaining ULMA Events - Subject to Change
Friday, June 2 – Callaway Raceway
Saturday, June 3 – I-35 Speedway
Friday, June 9 – Callaway Raceway
Saturday, June 10 – Lucas Oil Speedway

Lucas Cattle Company Current Top Ten Point Standings

POS  CAR #  NAME  STARTS  POINTS 
1st  23  Cody Holtkamp  738 
2nd  1X  Aaron Marrant  616 
3rd  22H  Dustin Hodges  552 
4th  173  Shad Badder  470 
5th  Dylan Hoover ®  468 
6th  45  Aaron Poe  404 
7th  7X  Todd McCoin  392 
8th  1T  Chris Cox  386 
9th  51  Larry Ferris  384 
10th  Tommy Cordray  362 

Sam Stoecklin
ULMA Public Relations