RACER SPOTLIGHT: SHANNAN COMPTON-GAYNOR
In her first race of the season at Firebird, Shannan Compton-Gaynor proved to be unbeatable at the first of six races in the Fairly Reliable Bob's Club Challenge Series. Driving for the Bronze Cup club called Not About The Money, Shannan and her car performed flawlessly. In round one of Bracket #1 she beat Ken Casteel with a .063, 11.29 (11.26 dial). She then defeated Terry Hall with a .103, 11.24 (11.28 dial) when the Mopar Mafia racer broke out further (by -.13). In the third round, Shannan hit a .052 and ran 11.29 (11.24 dial) to get around Lynn Johnston. In the semi's, she nailed a fine .036 and drilled a perfect 11.27 on a 11.27 dial. In the final, she ran 11.28 (11.27 dial) after a .081 leave, stopping Tim Shaw with the Melba Outlaws who ran right on his dial in. Congratulations to Shannan and her team-mates with Not About The Money who will chase for the Bronze Cup championship this seasson.