NASCAR WSSU Motorsports Management Championship Viewing Party
November 16, 2014
Winston Salem State Univesity Motorsports program and NASCAR hosted a Championship viewing party. Students learned about the racing side of NASCAR but also learned
about various employment opportunities. Matt was asked to address the audience and talked about his racing experiences over the past nine years. The audience was amazed to hear about his many accomplishments and to find out how young he is driving a race car. One student asked,
Do you have a drivers license? Matt enjoyed spending time with the students.
Final Race of Season a Top 5 Finish
November 15, 2014
Most of the day after fighting a tight race car, Matt qualifies 7th. During the main event he falls back to 8th place but works his way back up to 5th place
finish. Matt finishes the season strong finishing 3rd in the PASS Pro Late Model points during his first full season in the series. His next race is scheduled March 15, 2015 at Dillon
Orange County Rebound
October 18, 2014
Determined to turn things around at Orange County, after the second practice Matt put the fastest time on the board. During qualifying he posted the 3rd fastest time and after the redraw he started the main event in 4th position. The first quarter of the race Matt worked his way up to second then his car began getting tight. He feel back to 6th position but in the last quarter of the race made his move back to the front. Starting P3 on a restart with 4 laps to go Matt nosed out front to lead the race and then was spun out with two laps to go. Starting P7 on the restart he raced around 3 cars to cross the finish line 4th. Positive momentum from Orange County will carryover to the next race at Southern National Motorsports Park November 15th.