On May 26th, Nicole Podewils made her return to Sunset Speedway after winning the Mini Stock Championship last year. The night was a solid night as she finished seventh in the feature.

In the first heat, she started eighth and finished fifth.

In the second heat, she started third and finished third behind Eric Yorke and Rob Krystal.

In the feature, the driver of the No. 79 Fox’s Bakery and Deli and Central Appliance Mustang would start 18th due to it being her first start of the year. By lap five, she had gained three spots and was up to 15th.

The first caution would come on lap eight for Harold Noseworthy going for a spin, while Podewils had gained another four spots to be up to 11th.

When the third caution came out on lap 16 for Dave Henderson Jr. spinning Wendy Adams, Podewils would be up to seventh. She would stay there for the final nine laps to complete her first feature of 2012.

Stay tuned to http://nicolepodewils79.webs.com for updates all year long to see what Podewils is up to this year in her part-time season.