Dan raced for the first time at Florence Speedway on Saturday May 31st in their 28th Annual Ralph Latham Memorial. Fans from all over filled the stands to watch the Modifieds and Lucas Oil Late Model's. Dan started 9th in heat #1 and with only 8 laps coming from the tail he won the heat! Feature time came, track conditions were slick and constantly changing. Dan started on the pole of the 20 lap feature, after battling through lap traffic he finished 2nd!