Brett Putnam came from the third starting spot to take the win in the second round of the All Star Slingshot Empire Series at Afton Motorsports Park on May 14th, 2021. The win comes just days after Putnam welcomed a new baby girl to his family.
Putnam came into the event as the point leader.
Andrew Turpin was second followed by Gordon Smith, Rusty Smith, and Joe Rando.
Putnam & Adam Fusco were heat race winners for the event.
In the Junior Slingshots Trevor Houghton charged from fourth starting spot to take over the top spot. Houghton becomes the second winner of the season on the Empire Series Junior Slingshot tour.
Lucas Duncan and Brock Pinkerous rounded out the top three finishers. Joshua Landers and Chad Pierce were the top five finishers.
Sloan Cherko took the checkered flag in the heat race.
Slingshot By Tobias Empire Tour All-Star Slingshots: Brett Putnam, Andrew Turpin, Gordon Smith, Rusty Smith, Joe Rando, Tavien Blowers, Tucker Jones, Mike Wheelock, Julia Renwick, Calvin Wheelock, Carson Rothwell, Bob Boughton, Hayden Coons, Alex Boughton, Adam Fusco, Harold Renwich, Jim Pollard (DNS).
*HEAT RACE WINNERS: Brett Putnam & Adam Fusco
Slingshot By Tobias Empire Tour Junior Slingshots: Trevor Houghton, Lucas Duncan, Brock Pinkerous, Joshua Landers, Chad Pierce, Brayden Ohara, Sloan Cherko, Avery Decker, Aiden Goodier.
*HEAT RACE WINNERS: Sloan Cherko