"We were quickest in practice and qualified fifth, it felt great," he said. "We just couldn't really put it together for the race. It definitely felt good on the long runs and we were pretty good there but I was afraid to let the guys loosen it up as much as we needed to probably to make it better on the short runs.
"It was a good learning experience and we got all the laps in and there were some dicey battles there," he summed up. "I was hoping for more out of myself for sure," he said, proving that no racer is ever truly satisfied until he's safely in victory lane at the end of the night.
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