GAUGHAN COMES UP SHORT AT DAYTONA

February 16, 2002 1:54 AM
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Robert Pressley won a two-lap shootout to the checkered flag to capture the Daytona 250 Truck Series race Friday in Daytona Beach, Fl.

Las Vegas driver Brendan Gaughan was in the race, but finished outside the top five. He is the grandson of Jackie Gaughan, the owner of the Union Plaza, El Cortez, Gold Spike hotels.

There were 26 lead changes in the 100-lap contest. The average speed was 140.121 mph.