RTJ notches fifth-place finish in Rome Showdown

After Mother Nature wiped out the second attempt at the Mountain Moonshine Classic on Friday Smoky Mountain Speedway (Maryville, Tenn.), Ricky Thornton Jr. followed the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) to Dixie Speedway (Woodstock, Ga.) on Saturday evening for the Dixie Shootout. In a field of 39 cars, Thornton Jr. edged his way…

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12th-place finish in Pittsburgher 100 at PPMS

Ricky Thornton Jr. and the SSI Motorsports team picked back up with the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) on Friday evening at Raceway 7 (Conneaut, Ohio) for the Great Lakes 50. With a fourth-place finish in his heat placing him 10th on the starting grid for the opening night feature, Ricky dropped three…

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