Brandon Sheppard and Rocket1 Racing embarked on a pair of World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series races Friday, June 1 at 411 Speedway (Seymour, TN) and Saturday, June 2 at Volunteer Speedway (Bulls Gap, TN).
The weekend began Friday night at 411 Motor Speedway. Sheppard qualified the Valvoline Seubert Calf Ranches Rocket Chassis XR1 #Rocket1 11th with a time of 14.327. In Heat #2 Sheppard started 4th and finished 4th. Brandon rolled off 11th in the 50 lap Sears Craftsman Feature. He advanced one position to finish 10th.
The following night at Volunteer Speedway, Sheppard and the team found more speed by qualifying 5th overall with a time of 13.296. Brandon started 2nd and finished 2nd in heat #1. In the 50 lap Sears Craftsman feature, the #Rocket1 started 4th and finished 5th.