TURNER TAKES SECOND STRAIGHT SOUTHERN ONTARIO SPRINTS WIN

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Updated: June 11, 2022

Photos by Rod Henderson (www.canadianracer.com)

By Tommy Goudge with files from Hannah McCrory

BRIGHTON, Ont. (June 11, 2022) – Ryan Turner was back in victory lane on Saturday night at Brighton Speedway after his second consecutive Southern Ontario Sprints tour triumph.

Jake Brown and Aaron Turkey were the front row starters for the second of four scheduled SOS tour visits to Brighton in 2022. Brown took the lead while Turner quickly took the second position from Turkey. Brown stayed up front until lap 22 when Turner slipped past for the second Brighton win of his career.

Brown settled for the runner-up spot, followed by Turkey, Holly Porter, and Mitch Brown. Chris Jones charged from row six to finish sixth, followed by Cory Turner, row seven starter Liam Martin, Tyler Rand, and Jamie Turner. Heat race wins were taken by Jake Brown and Ryan Turner.

The Southern Ontario Sprints tour will next be in action on Saturday, June 25 at Merrittville Speedway. Visit www.southernontariosprints.com for more information.

NOTE: The next SOS tour event at Brighton Speedway will be held on Saturday, July 30; the event was erroneously listed as July 23 on the SOS schedule.

Southern Ontario Sprints Race Report
Saturday, June 11, 2022
Brighton Speedway
Brighton, Ontario, Canada

Heat Race 1 [Started] 8 laps
1. 110 Jake Brown [1]; 2. 10 Mitch Brown [3]; 3. 81 Derek Jonathan [4]; 4. 11 Jamie Turner [5]; 5. 84 Tyler Rand [2]; 6. 11J Chris Jones [7]; 7. 71 Shawn Sliter [8]; 8. (DNF) 15 Mike Ferrell [6]

Heat Race 2 [Started] 8 laps
1. 91 Ryan Turner [3]; 2. 68 Aaron Turkey [2]; 3. 1 Holly Porter [6]; 4. 13 Cory Turner [7]; 5. 98 Paul Pekkonen [4]; 6. 25 Warren Mahoney [1]; 7. (DNF) 9 Liam Martin [5]

A-Main [Started] 25 laps
1. 91 Ryan Turner [4]; 2. 110 Jake Brown [1]; 3. 68 Aaron Turkey [2]; 4. 1 Holly Porter [5]; 5. 10 Mitch Brown [6]; 6. 11J Chris Jones [11]; 7. 13 Cory Turner [8]; 8. 9 Liam Martin [14]; 9. 84 Tyler Rand [9]; 10. 11 Jamie Turner [7]; 11. 71 Shawn Sliter [13]; 12. 98 Paul Pekkonen [10]; 13. 81 Derek Jonathan [4]; 14. (DNF) 25 Warren Mahoney [12]; 15. (DNF) 15 Mike Ferrell [15]
A-Main Lap Leaders – Jake Brown 1-21; Ryan Turner 22-25
Margin of Victory – 2.294 seconds
Hard Charger – Liam Martin +6

Up Next:
Saturday, June 25 – Merrittville Speedway – Thorold, Ontario

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About the Southern Ontario Sprints tour: Founded in 1996, the Southern Ontario Sprints tour is a traveling winged 360 Sprint Car tour based in Ontario, Canada. The SOS is celebrating 25 seasons of racing in 2022, and each points-paying event on the schedule will pay a minimum of $1,200-to-win and $240-to-start. Visit www.southernontariosprints.com for more information.