Joey Logano Captures Pole For Today’s Kroger 250 At Martinsville Speedway

Joey Logano Captures Pole For Today’s Kroger 250 At Martinsville Speedway

by March 28, 2015 0 comments

Photo Credit: Tyler Goodson

By: Hunter Thomas
Twitter: @HunterThomas08

RIDGEWAY, Va. – Joey Logano will bring the field down to the green flag for the Kroger 250 at Martinsville Speedway on Saturday after sitting on the Keystone Light Pole with a lap of 19.504 seconds at 97.088 mph.

Logano’s pole on Saturday afternoon is his first in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series. He’s also on the pole for the STP 500 on Sunday. The NASCAR Sprint Cup Series veteran is making his first start at Martinsville Speedway in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series this weekend.

Cole Custer who paced the one and only practice session on Friday posted the second fastest lap in Round 3 of qualifying. The impressive run marks his first top-10 start of the 2015 season. In all three starts he has at the speedway, Custer has started inside the top-10.

Cameron Hayley will start third on Saturday. The effort is Hayley’s second top-10 start this season and his first at Martinsville Speedway. Hayley was the fastest qualifying rookie, as well.

The Kroger 250 will air live on FOX Sports 1 at 2:30 p.m. ET.

Kroger 250 Starting Lineup:
1.) #29 Joey Logano
2.) #00 Cole Custer
3.) #13 Cameron Hayley
4.) #4 Erik Jones
5.) #05 John Wes Townley
6.) #33 Brandon Jones
7.) #19 Tyler Reddick
8.) #92 David Gilliland
9.) #98 Johnny Sauter
10.) #02 Tyler Young
11.) #51 Daniel Suarez
12.) #7 Gray Gaulding
13.) #88 Matt Crafton
14.) #14 Daniel Hemric
15.) #31 James Buescher
16.) #8 John Hunter Nemechek
17.) #17 Timothy Peters
18.) #23 Spencer Gallagher
19.) #25 Matt Tifft
20.) #15 Mason Mingus
21.) #54 Justin Boston
22.) #11 Ben Kennedy
23.) #75 Caleb Holman
24.) #63 Jake Griffin
25.) #99 Bryan Silas
26.) #07 Ray Black Jr.
27.) #08 Korbin Forrister
28.) #50 Cody Ware
29.) #6 Norm Benning
30.) #35 Tommy Regan
31.) #10 Jennifer Jo Cobb
32.) #1 Travis Kvapil

Hunter Thomas
Hunter Thomas is a journalist who grew up in Darlington, S.C. His first motorsports-based endeavor was working as the Public Relations Director at Dillon Motor Speedway in Dillon, S.C., and his journalism start came while he was freelancing at his hometown newspaper, the News & Press while in college.

Hunter has been working within the NASCAR industry since 2010, and throughout the years, he has done everything from PR/Marketing for drivers and teams in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, NASCAR XFINITY Series and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, to working at Rockingham Speedway. As a journalist, Hunter has covered everything from regional short tracks to NASCAR, ARCA Racing Series, World of Outlaws, Red Bull Global Rallycross, NHRA and much more.

Follow Hunter Thomas on Twitter by following, @HunterThomas08

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