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Byron Posts NHMS Pole in K&N East

Byron Posts NHMS Pole in K&N East

July 17, 2015

FROM NASCAR

By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR

LOUDON, N.H. – NASCAR K&N Pro Series East rookie William Byron is a quick study in his first appearance at New Hampshire Motor Speedway.

Byron, from Charlotte, North Carolina, posted a fast lap of 29.703 seconds (128.229 mph) at the “Magic Mile” Friday morning to capture his second career 21 Means 21 Pole Award by Coors Brewing.

A winner of three of the first seven events this year, Byron enters Loudon with the series points lead.

Byron will be joined on the front row for this evening’s United Site Services 70 by Scott Heckert, who laid down a lap of 29.764 (127.967). Spencer Davis – in his first series appearance – was third-fastest at 29.844 (127.624).

Defending race winner Jesse Little qualified fourth while Austin Hill was fifth. Kaz Grala, Ronnie Bassett Jr., Kyle Benjamin, Grant Quinlan and Dalton Sargeant brought home the top 10.

The United Site Services 70 is set to green today at 6 p.m.

Pos No. Name Sponsor Best Tm Best Speed In Lap Laps Diff
1 9 William Byron * Liberty University Chevrolet 29.703 128.229 1 1  
2 34 Scott Heckert Project Lifesaver Chevrolet 29.764 127.967 1 2 0.061
3 20 Spencer Davis * Ruud Chevrolet 29.844 127.624 2 2 0.141
4 97 Jesse Little Chad Little Outdoor Power Equip./NTI Toyota 29.864 127.538 1 2 0.161
5 22 Austin Hill A&D Welding/Don Rich Ford Co. Ford 29.886 127.444 1 2 0.183
6 3 Kaz Grala Kiklos Olive Oil/OzLink Toyota 29.924 127.282 1 2 0.221
7 04 Ronnie Bassett Jr. Bassett Gutters Ford 29.928 127.265 1 2 0.225
8 27 Kyle Benjamin * Cometic Gaskets Ford 29.989 127.007 2 2 0.286
9 30 Grant Quinlan * International Tool & Mold Ford 30.004 126.943 2 2 0.301
10 51 Dalton Sargeant * GALT Chevrolet 30.067 126.677 1 2 0.364
11 15 Nick Drake NAPA Auto Parts Toyota 30.079 126.627 1 2 0.376
12 12 Gray Gaulding Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Toyota 30.260 125.869 2 2 0.557
13 71 Eddie MacDonald EXIT Realty/Grimm Const. Chevrolet 30.270 125.828 2 2 0.567
14 44 Dillon Bassett * Bassett Gutters Ford 30.273 125.815 1 2 0.570
15 98 Rico Abreu * AccuDoc/Go-Pro Mtrplx/Curb Records Chevrolet 30.275 125.807 2 2 0.572
16 7 Codie Rohrbaugh * Grant County Mulch Chevrolet 30.347 125.508 2 2 0.644
17 14 Trey Hutchens III Mr. Rooter Chevrolet 30.359 125.459 1 2 0.656
18 6 Devon Amos * Max Seigel, Inc Toyota 30.472 124.993 2 2 0.769
19 5 J.J. Haley * Braun Auto Chevrolet 30.502 124.871 1 2 0.799
20 42 Jay Beasley Special Smiles Pediatric Dentistry Toyota 30.528 124.764 1 2 0.825
21 4 Kenzie Ruston Rev Racing Toyota 30.769 123.787 1 2 1.066
22 2 Collin Cabre * UTI/NTI Toyota 31.180 122.155 1 2 1.477
23 09 Christian Celaya * Clinica La Familia Toyota 31.692 120.182 2 2 1.989
24 63 John Salemi John Salemi Racing Toyota 31.748 119.970 2 2 2.045
25 36 Anthony Kumpen * Whelen Engineering Chevrolet 31.877 119.484 2 2 2.174
26 31 David Garbo Jr * Whelen Engineering Chevrolet 32.217 118.223 1 1 2.514
27 94 Dylan Hoffman * Killam Const/C. Neer RV Chevrolet 32.365 117.683 2 2 2.662