Great American Bracket Race and Dream Team Challenge Recap
Holly Springs, MS
Big Bucks, Big Teams and Big Car Counts saw an action filled Great American Bracket Race & Dream Team Challenge run for 4 full days at the awesome little track in Holly Springs, Mississippi this past weekend. Promoters Gaylon Rollison and Britt Cummings showcased a family fun event with all the competition any racer could ask for.
The cars just kept rolling through the gate and down the track all weekend long while gamblers races, team challenges and final rounds kept racking up.
Thursday saw great weather and a "huge" gamblers field on the grounds in which Jake Hodge defeated Jody "cool" Simoneaux in an all door car Top Bulb final round around 2 am.
Nick Hastings took home Bottom Bulb honors in Thursday's gambler when he defeated Jimbo Fields.
Jesse Fritts got the first Junior Dragster Big Check of the weekend in Thursday's gambler when he defeated Dylan Hite for top honors in the class.
JR Barclay from Henderson, Tennessee defeated Allen Gately in Friday's Top Bulb $10k final.
Rick Baehr brought home the Big Check for Friday's $5k Bottom defeating Jeff Thompson in the final.
With nearly 600 cars on the property for the Great American Bracket Race and Dream Team Challenge, promoters Gaylon Rollison and Britt Cummings made the wise decision to combine the Saturday and Sunday purses in order to complete the weekend in a timely manner.
Cody Wiggins and Corey Butler called it a weekend when they made it to the final round on Sunday, each collecting a Big Check and a split of the money capping off a great weekend for both.
Chris Cox collected the Bottom Bulb Checks defeating Taylor Bowling on Sunday.
Alyssa Martin took top honors in Juniors for the weekend defeating Dylan Hite in the final round.
The 2021 Dream Team Challenge for Top Bulb saw a dominant show by Team Bad Guys on Saturday Night. Their team consisted of Jared Pennington, Nick Ross, Larry Martin, Dewayne Martin and Tyler Roach.
5 Bad Dudes off the bottom equaled 1 Big Win for Rick Baehr's Bottom Bulb Dream Team Saturday Night. The team consisted of Rick Baehr, Bobby Arnett, Charlie Lockhart, Gage Burch and Nick Hastings.
The winning Junior Team consisted of Gage Rachford, Jesse Fritts, Lucas Ford, Alyssa Martin & Peyton Jimenez.