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Matt Sheppard grabs Land of Legends Raceway checkers





Matt Sheppard won the 35 lap Opening Night at the Land of Legends Raceway on Saturday. This was Matt's seventh win of the season, first at Land of Legends Raceway this year, and second Weekly win of the season. For the 36 year old Sheppard it was their -eth win putting him first on the Land of Legends Raceway win list since 2004.
Finishing 4.6880 seconds behind in second was Justin Haers. This was Justin's third Top 5 of the season, first at Land of Legends Raceway this year, and first Weekly Top 5 of the season.
Finishing third was Jimmy Phelps, their first top 5 of the year.
Finishing fourth was Erick Rudolph, their second top 5 of the year.
Finishing fifth was Billy Dunn, their second top 5 of the year.
Steve Paine, Adam Roberts, Alan Johnson, Kyle Coffey, and Dillon Groover rounded out the top 10.

Significant Milestones and Streaks
All event wins since 2004: Matt Sheppard - 300
Land of Legends Raceway top 5's since 2004: Erick Rudolph - 25
Consecutive wins all events: Matt Sheppard - 6
Consecutive top 5's all events: Matt Sheppard - 8
Consecutive top 10's all events: Matt Sheppard - 16
Consecutive top 5's at Land of Legends Raceway: Jimmy Phelps - 6
Consecutive top 10's at Land of Legends Raceway: Jimmy Phelps - 20
Consecutive Weekly wins: Matt Sheppard - 2
Consecutive Weekly top 5's: Billy Dunn - 5
Consecutive Weekly top 10's: Jimmy Phelps - 41