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Sanders nips Hughes in spine-tingling USMTS opener at Shady Oaks Speedway

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GOLIAD, Texas (Feb. 11) — The United States Modified Touring Series kicked off its 18th season Thursday at the Shady Oaks Speedway in Goliad, Texas, with another fierce battle ending with a near photo-finish. Rodney Sanders and Jason Hughes have captured the last three USMTS national championships, and the pair slugged it out in last year’s Hunt for the USMTS ...

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The fail-safe New Year’s resolution: USMTS Winter Speedweeks

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GOLIAD, Texas-For drivers with a USMTS feature win-or perhaps even a championship-on their New Year’s resolution checklist, the chance to make good on that goal happens in just a little more than a month at USMTS Winter Speedweeks. The USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental will launch in February with a foursome of three-day shows in Texas, ...

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USMTS unveils 2016 schedule

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INDIANAPOLIS (Dec. 10)–Officials from the United States Modified Touring Series have released the 2016 schedule of events for the 18th season of featuring the Best of the Best in dirt modified racing on the planet. The 2016 campaign consists of 70 nights of racing over the course of 227 days and is dotted with ongoing classic events, former venues returning ...

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Hughes steamroller continues at Southern Oklahoma Speedway

Jason Hughes

ARDMORE, Okla.-When the United States Modified Touring Series made its most recent appearance in September at the Featherlite Fall Jamboree, Jason Hughes left the Land of 10,000 Lakes with a sweep of all three nights and pocket full of cash. A month and a half later, the veteran from Watts, Okla., showed no signs of slowing down Tuesday night as ...

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Hughes rewrites history books, sweeps 2015 Featherlite Fall Jamboree

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SPRING VALLEY, Minn.-Capping off perhaps the most star-studded, action-packed Featherlite Fall Jamboree ever, Jason Hughes stood alone at the top of the mountain after winning his third feature race of the weekend Saturday to become the first driver to sweep the weekend in the event’s 17-year history. Hughes admitted Thursday after notching his second USMTS national championship in six years ...

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Hughes winds up first after unforgettable Friday night at Featherlite Fall Jamboree

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SPRING VALLEY, Minn.-Friday night at the 2015 Featherlite Fall Jamboree may have been the most thrilling ever, and Jason Hughes may have been even more excited after his win than the one he had 24 hours earlier that paid him five times as much. “I hope the fans enjoyed that one. That was one heck of a race up there,” ...

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Hughes opens Featherlite Fall Jamboree with win, closes points race with second USMTS title

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SPRING VALLEY, Minn.-Just when he needed it most, Jason Hughes was able to blend together experience and hard work with a dash of good fortune Thursday night, and cooked up a nearly flawless effort in winning the opening night of the 17th Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree and also claiming his second USMTS national championship. While the event at the Deer ...

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Sanders rebounds, collects USMTS win at Cresco

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CRESCO, Iowa-Rodney Sanders rebounded from a forgettable three-night showing to wrap up the Labor Day Weekend with an impressive win at the Cresco Speedway in the next-to-last event in the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental. Casey Arneson jumped out front when the green flag waved with Jesse Sobbing, points leader Jason Hughes and ...

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Krohn cashes in at Deer Creek Speedway

Jason Krohn

SPRING VALLEY, Minn.-A caution with seven laps to go Saturday night at the Deer Creek Speedway proved to be the downfall of Jason Hughes and a blessing for Jason Krohn as Krohn zipped into the lead one lap after the restart and drove away to score his second USMTS win in three nights. From the pole, Hughes took control at ...

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Hughes notches third ‘Hunt’ victory in wild USMTS show at Chateau Raceway

Jason Hughes

LANSING, Minn.-There was no shortage of drama Friday night as the Chateau Raceway hosted Round 11 of the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental. Jason Hughes, who came into the event ranked second in the standings, bested Stormy Scott in a race-long battle at the front while points leader Rodney Sanders suffered a big ...

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Krohn conquers USMTS contest at Fairmont

Jason Krohn

FAIRMONT, Minn.-The Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental rocked the Fairmont Raceway Thursday night and Jason Krohn rolled to his first victory of the season. It was a good night for everybody named Jason as Krohn led Jason Hughes and Jason Cummins to the checkered flag. All three drivers also dominated their respective heat ...

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Sobbing secures second USMTS victory at Hamilton County Speedway

Jesse Sobbing

WEBSTER CITY, Iowa-With his victory Wednesday night at the Hamilton County Speedway, Jesse Sobbing made it seven different winners in nine races in the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental. The 33-year-old from Malvern, Iowa, started on the pole but it was Grant Junghans taking control of the main event at the drop of ...

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Stormy Scott completes USMTS season sweep of Ogilvie Saturday

Stormy Scott

OGILVIE, Minn. (Aug. 15)-Stormy Scott outdueled Ben Kates early and held off Jason Hughes late to score his third United States Modified Touring Series victory of the season Saturday as the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental descended on the Ogilvie Raceway in Ogilvie, Minn. Wrapping up a three-day swing that saw ‘The New ...

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VanderBeek vaults back into USMTS victory lane at Mississippi Thunder Speedway

Zack VanderBeek

FOUNTAIN CITY, Wis. (Aug. 14)-Just two days shy of the one-year anniversary of his last United States Modified Touring Series victory, Zack VanderBeek notched his first win of the 2015 campaign Friday night as the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental rolled into the Mississippi Thunder Speedway. The stars seemed to align early for ...

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Sanders on the money in Menomonie

Rodney Sanders

MENOMONIE, Wis.-Rodney Sanders claimed his first win during the 2015 Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental Thursday night with a decisive victory at the Red Cedar Speedway. From the outside of the front row, the two-time defending USMTS National Champion rocketed to the lead at the drop of the green flag and built a ...

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Hughes tames Grand Ol’ Lady for second triumph of ‘The Hunt’

Jason Hughes

MONETT, Mo.-Three days shy of the eighth anniversary since his last win at the Monett Speedway, Jason Hughes wired the field Sunday night for his third career win at the Grand Ol’ Lady and his second in the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental. Just like Friday night at the Humboldt Speedway, Hughes started ...

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Johnny over Stormy in Scott 1-2 finish at Lucas Oil Speedway

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WHEATLAND, Mo.-Johnny Scott outmuscled his twin brother, Stormy Scott, and two-time defending USMTS National Champion Rodney Sanders in a wild main event Saturday night in the 6th Annual Lucas Slick Mist Show-Me Shootout at the Lucas Oil Speedway. Rookie Cory Crapser led the first lap of the feature before giving way to Sanders on the second lap with Stormy Scott ...

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Hughes makes it a dozen at Humboldt with USMTS ‘Hunt’ win

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HUMBOLDT, Kan.-Jason Hughes added to his incredible record at the Humboldt Speedway Friday night, winning the 40-lap main event in round 2 of the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental. In running up his USMTS career win total to 126, the 41-year-old from Watts, Okla., racked up his 12th triumph at ‘The Hummer’ in ...

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