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Jeb Burton Wins First Career Pole At Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE COVERAGE
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Martinsville Truck qualifying is over, and an emotional Jeb Burton took the pole. Burton, just 20 years old and the son of former Daytona 500 winner Ward, earned the top spot in just his seventh career start in the Truck Series.

“I was crying like a baby when I got out,” said the youngster after his run. Burton, driving the No. 4 Turner Scott Motorsports Chevrolet will be joined on the front row by fellow rookie Darrell Wallace, Jr. for Joe Gibbs Racing.

Here are the top 15 for tomorrow’s event, to be televised on SPEED Channel at 1:30 PM ET:

1. Jeb Burton
2. Darrell Wallace, Jr.
3. Timothy Peters
4. Johnny Sauter
5. German Quiroga
6. Ty Dillon
7. Matt Crafton
8. Chase Elliott
9. Ron Hornaday, Jr.
10. Brennan Newberry
11. Brendan Gaughan
12. Miguel Paludo
13. Nelson Piquet, Jr.
14. Ryan Blaney
15. Joey Coulter

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