Latest News

Hornish Jr. wins for the first time at Iowa Speedway

Follow The Capital Sports Report on

Follow us: @CapSportsReport on Twitter | The Capital Sports Report on Facebook

By Anthony Caruso III
Posted: May 18th, 2014 at 4:56 pm EST

Sam Hornish Jr. came into the NASCAR Nationwide race at Iowa Speedway with no wins.

Just a few hours after the Get to Know Newton 250 started, he picked up his first win at the speedway. He had to hold off Ryan Blaney, who finished in second place.

Sam Hornish Jr. (Getty Images)

Sam Hornish Jr. (Getty Images)

Blaney was the pole sitter for the race, while Hornish Jr started from the second position. The win was also Hornish Jr’s first win this season.

In addition, it was his first win since a 2013 win at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. He finished fourth at last year’s race at Iowa.

Blaney led 81 laps, and the top five also included Regan Smith, rookie phenom Chase Elliott, and Elliott Sadler.

The young Elliott kept his Nationwide Series points lead, and has a two-point lead over Smith.


Any Corrections?. You can contact Anthony Caruso III, Publisher at


Follow us: @CapSportsReport on Twitter | The Capital Sports Report on Facebook


©2007-2019 The Capital Sports Report. Please honor copyright! Piracy hurts writers, devalues their works, and puts you and your employer at risk of lawsuits. All original materials contained on this website are protected by the United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcasted without the prior written permission.

About Anthony Caruso III (10705 Articles)
Anthony Caruso III is the Publisher of The Capital Sports Report.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.