Bowman Gray finale

Surrounded in smoke from his burned out tires Street Stock driver Spencer Martin celebrates on top of the roof of his car after clinching division championship, Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Bowman Gray. 

Spencer Martin won the points championship in the Street Stock Division. 

Blake Shupe won the 20-lap Street Stock race, and Martin finished 10th. 

"That's what we came to do," Spencer Martin said. "They wanted to wreck us. They came out time and time trying to wreck us. We didn't give up. We're the champions."

Billy Gregg, who led Martin by 38 points before the race, was taken out by Donnie Allison, Spencer's father after seven of 20 laps. Gregg finished 20th. Martin needed to finish 10 positions ahead of Gregg to win the title, so had Martin finished 11 spots back Gregg would've won the title.

"The 00 (Donnie Martin) was leading the race, Spencer Martin's daddy, of course, and he was slow," Gregg said. "And we bumped him a couple times. He lost it. Turned around under caution, hit us head-on, knocked the left-front control arm off. If they want to win a (freaking) championship that's fine."

As for Shupe, he finished ahead of Corey Rose and Nick Wall for his second win of the season.

"First of all, I've got to say congratulations to Spencer," Shupe said. "He earned it. Man, I'm give out. That was a wild race."

Wesley Thompson was able to hold on the title in the Stadium Division by winning the 15-lap season finale for his fourth win of the season.

It was also his second straight championship. And it also finished a week in which he won the race, the points championship, and he and his wife, Audrey, celebrated the birth of their daughter, Dixie Lynn, earlier in the week.

"The last one was going to be hard to top, winning on the last lap (last year)," Thompson said. "But we had a little baby girl on Wednesday and we backed it up with a championship, and to win is pretty dang cool."

Jonathan Brown won the 150-lap Modified race, but Burt Myers won his third straight title and ninth overall. Myers is just one title short of Tim Brown's record 10 titles.

"Holy cow, at the beginning of the year, if you asked me if it would come down to this, and I wasn't worried, but you're full of anxiety because you never know what's going to happen over here with these double-file restarts," Myers said. "We had a good car, but when you come over here and you're leading in points on that last one your focus has to be winning the championship. I look to racing these handful of guys − 22 (Jonathan Brown), 83 (Tim Brown), 4 (Jason Myers) − it's going to be a heck of a year next year, but we're going to celebrate this one tonight."

Jonathan Brown won his fifth race of the season, but even by winning, he had to finish nine positions ahead of Burt Myers. Tim Brown finished second in the race and third in the points chase. 

"(Heck) of a season," Jonathan Brown said. "...Congrats to Burt. I appreciate Tim Brown riding me clean. (Heck) of a race, (heck) of a race."

And in Sportsman, Kevin Neal won the 40-lap race and the points championship. Neal defeated Michael Adams by 77 points for the points championship, and John Holleman IV was third, 103 behind Neal.

"I prayed about this all week," Neal said. "I can't give enough thanks to the Lord. He's been by my side through all this."

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