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October 24, 2020 - Pair of Top-5 finishes in LA State Championships at Boothill
1Hopping behind the wheel of his Healthcare Express No. 5 Crate Late Model, Jon Mitchell invaded Boothill Speedway (Greenwood, La.) on Friday night for the 48th annual Louisiana Dirt Track State Championships. In a field of 33 cars, Mitchell passed four cars in his heat race to pick up the 8-lap victory. Starting the $1,000-to-win A-Main in third, Jon slipped up one spot in the 20-lapper to place fourth behind Jamie Burford, Tyler Stevens, and Kevin Sitton with Morgan Bagley coming in fifth.

With the Top 6 finishers in the feature on Friday night getting locked into a redraw for the finale on Saturday, Mitchell pulled the two. With $2,000 on the line, Jon held his spot for all 40 laps to register a runner-up finish behind Morgan Bagley with Rob Litton, Tyler Stevens, and Jamie Burford rounding out the Top-5.

For full results from these events, please visit www.BoothillDirt.com.

October 11, 2020 - Race for Hope 71 brings Mitchell to Batesville Motor Speedway
1 Wednesday night found Jon Mitchell in action at Batesville Motor Speedway (Batesville, Ark.) to kick off the fourth annual Race for Hope 71 presented by RaceXR.com. Drawing a stout field of 79 IMCA Modifieds for the three rounds of preliminary features, Mitchell edged his way into the opening night feature with a third place finish in his heat. With the Top 2 finishers getting locked into Saturday night’s main event, Jon gained four spots to register a 17th place outing.

Following a 15th place finish in the feature on Thursday, Jon logged a 17th place outing in Friday night’s feature, giving him one last shot at the $12,000-to-win Race for Hope 71 with a B-Main appearance.

After Mother Nature shifted Saturday night’s program to Sunday afternoon, Mitchell came one spot shy of transfer position in his consolation event with a second place finish.

For full results from these events, please visit www.BatesvilleMotorSpeedway.com.

October 3, 2020 - Jon Mitchell attends Gumbo Nationals at Greenville Speedway
1Jon Mitchell visited Greenville Speedway (Greenville, Miss.) on Friday evening to kick off the 14th annual Gumbo Nationals. With 38 Comp Cams Super Dirt Series (CCSDS) entries on hand for the two-day event, Jon followed up the third fastest time in his qualifying group with a runner-up finish in his heat behind Brian Rickman. Starting the opening night feature in fifth, Mitchell faded back to a 16th place outing in the 30-lap affair. (Millie Tanner photo | Turn 3 images)

1On Saturday evening for the $8,000-to-win finale, Mitchell posted a third place finish in his heat, which positioned him 10th on the starting grid for the main event. Running into trouble late in the 50-lapper, Jon was an early retiree on lap 48.

For full results from these events, please visit www.COMPDirt.com.