AUDIO/RECAP: Riggins Takes Third Straight at Senoia; Scores Fifth USCS Win of Season in Convincing Fashion

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SENOIA, Ga. – Audio, photo and recap by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio, Race Chaser Online and USCS Racing – 20-year-old Charlotte, N.C. hotshoe Eric Riggins Jr. picked up right where he left off in United Sprint Car Series filtercharged by K&N action at the Senoia Raceway, going wire-to-wire to score his third-consecutive victory at the three-eighths mile …

USCS: Southern Speedweek Kicks Action-Packed Summer Stretch for 360 Sprint Cars Into High Gear

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ATLANTA, Ga. — official series release by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Hagan Photography photo — There’s a first time for everything. This weekend, the United Sprint Car Series filtercharged by K&N will take that mantra on the road, as the traveling 360ci winged sprint car series begins its inaugural “Southern Speedweek.” The stretch of five events …

AUDIO/RECAP: Carolina Kid; Eric Riggins Dominates USCS Run for Fourth Career Carolina Speedway Win

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GASTONIA, N.C. – Audio and recap by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio, Race Chaser Online and USCS Racing – Chris Seelman photo – For the fourth time in his United Sprint Car Series filtercharged by K&N career, the “Carolina Kid”, Eric Riggins Jr. made Carolina Speedway his personal playground. Riggins, from Charlotte, N.C, blasted around 11-time USCS champion …

USCS/URC: North-South Shootout on Tap for East Coast 360 Sprint Cars; Analyzing the Favorites

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GASTONIA, N.C. — Story by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — Chris Seelman photo — Fall is in the air; it’s the time of year when leaves start changing, temperatures start cooling off and sprint cars start roaring to life from up and down the Eastern Seaboard. Yes, the North/South Sprint Car Shootout is back for the second …

AUDIO/RECAP: Riggins Completes Sweep With Senoia Summer Nationals Finale Triumph

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SENOIA, Ga. – Audio and recap by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio, Race Chaser Online and USCS Racing – Chris Seelman photo – Coming into the weekend, Eric Riggins Jr. had never won a feature event at New Senoia Raceway. Now, he’s two for two at the famed three-eighths mile dirt track. Riggins, the 2010 United Sprint Car …

AUDIO/RECAP: Riggins Charges to Senoia Summer Nationals Prelim Night Victory

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SENOIA, Ga. – Audio and recap by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio, Race Chaser Online and USCS Racing – Chris Seelman photo – Friday night at New Senoia Raceway, Eric Riggins Jr. proved it doesn’t matter how many laps you lead, just that you lead the final one. Riggins, the 2010 United Sprint Car Series filtercharged by K&N …

AUDIO/RECAP: Riggins Charges to First Win of 2014 in Front of Home Crowd at Harris

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RUTHERFORDTON, N.C. – Audio and recap by Managing Editor Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio, Race Chaser Online and USCS Racing – Chris Seelman photo – The entire 2014 season for 18-year-old Eric Riggins Jr. has been a story of “coulda, woulda, shoulda”. Saturday night, after many close calls and missed opportunities, the hometown favorite got it done. Riggins, from nearby …

SPRINT CARS: Riggins Plans Full URC RISLONE Sprint Series Schedule

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February 24, 2014 — Chris Seelman photo — CHARLOTTE, N.C. — In the fall of 2013, eighteen year old Eric Riggins Jr. from Charlotte, North Carolina scored a pair of victories by winning two co-sanctioned URC/USCS events taking place at the Carolina and Cherokee Speedways. Riggins dominated both feature events, making it one of his most memorable racing weekends of …

AUDIO: For Riggins, there’s no place like home when it comes to being behind the wheel

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October 17, 2013 – By Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – Charlotte, N.C. – He’s nicknamed the ‘Carolina Kid’. It says so on his car and on his uniform. And in 2013, Eric Riggins, Jr. has proven exactly why that brand holds true. The 18-year-old rising sprint car talent has come into his own in the …

AUDIO/RECAP: Riggins sweeps North-South Shootout; Grasso claims URC title at Cherokee

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October 5, 2013 – By Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – Gaffney, S.C. – He came. He saw. He swept. And Eric Riggins Jr. proudly held the broom in Rockauto.com Victory Lane, symbolic of just how strong he was over the course of the USCS/URC North-South Shootout weekend. After hitting on the fast line around the …

AUDIO/RECAP: Riggins scores USCS/URC North/South Shootout win at Carolina

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October 4, 2013 – By Jacob Seelman for Speed77 Radio and Race Chaser Online – Gastonia, N.C. – They don’t call him the Carolina Kid for nothing. And Eric Riggins Jr. certainly lived up to his nickname Friday night at Carolina Speedway as the United Racing Company RISLONE Sprint Series invaded the Southeast from north of the Mason-Dixon Line to …