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1November 2nd, 2014 - The 40th Annual National 100 at East Alabama Motor Speedway (Phenix City, Alabama) found Eric Cooley piloting his Bryson Motorsports #33b Super Late Model over the weekend.

Thirty-three Super Late Models entered the event, and after qualifying fourteenth fastest overall again a talented field of competitors Eric raced to a fourth place finish in his heat race, which positioned him starting fourteenth in the 100 lap, $20,000-to-win finale.

In Sunday evening's feature, Cooley raced around mid-pack for much of the event before retiring to a disappointing 22nd place finish.

Full results from the program are available www.EAMSDirt.com

October 11th, 2014 - Eric Cooley piloted his #33b Bryson Motorsports/Barry Wright/Clements Racing Engine Super Late Model in the 11th Annual Magnolia State Cotton Pickin' 100 over the weekend at Magnolia Motor Speedway (Columbus, Mississippi).

A talented field of seventy-two entries took part in the event, and via qualifications Cooley earned the second starting spot for his heat race. He would go on to finish fourth, leaving him one spot short of locking into the $20,000-to-win, 100 lap finale, and sending him to a b-main on Saturday.

Eric raced to the win in his respective b-main to lock into the feature event but, retired early on to a 21st place finish in the final rundown.

Full results from the event are available at www.MagnoliaDirt.com.

1October 4th, 2014 - Eric Cooley traveled to Greenville Speedway (Greenville, Mississippi) over the weekend for the 8th Annual Gumbo Nationals, which was sanctioned by the Mississippi State Championship Challenge Series (MSCCS).

A field of fifty Super Late Models converted on the 1/3 mile oval with preliminary action contested on Friday night as Cooley raced to a third place finish in his heat race, earning him the thirteenth starting spot for Saturday's, $10,000-to-win finale.

Eric enjoyed a solid performance in Saturday evening's 75 lap main event as he advanced from his thirteenth starting spot to register an eighth place finish at the checkered flag.

Full results from the weekend are available at www.StateSeries.com

1September 20th, 2014 - Eric Cooley entered a single event over the weekend in his #33b Bryson Motorsports/Barry Wright Super Late Model as he traveled to Whynot Motorsports Park (Meridian, Mississippi) to compete with the Mississippi State Championship Challenge Series (MSCCS).

Thirty-three entries took part in the $2,500-to-win, Mississippi State Championship, and Eric won the dash after setting the fastest time in his group to lock into the pole position for the feature with Neil Baggett alongside. In the feature, Baggett jumped out to the early lead with Cooley in tow. Cooley trailed Baggett for much of the race before making a bid for the top spot with just three laps to go. While attempting the pass, Cooley lost control of his entry in turns three and four, bringing his night to an early end with a disappointing eleventh place finish.

Full results from the racing program are available at www.StateSeries.com

1September 5th, 2014 - The COMP Cams Super Dirt Series (CCSDS) Super Late Model competitors returned to Crowley's Ridge Speedway (Paragould, Arkansas) on Friday night to contest the $3,000-to-win program that was nixed by rain one week ago.

Thirty-one entries were on hand for the event, and Eric started his night with a heat race win to lock into the second starting spot for the finale. The opening laps of the finale were plagued by cautions, and during one of them Cooley began leaking fluid and was forced to retire as his night came to an early end. He was credited with a 20th place finish in the final rundown.

Full results from the event are available at www.COMPDirt.com

August 31st, 2014 - After both COMP Cams Super Dirt Series (CCSDS) events were nixed by rain, Eric Cooley returned to his home track on Sunday evening for an event in his #33b Bryson Motorsports/Barry Wright/Clements Racing Engine Super Late Model. Twenty-five competitors took to Magnolia Motor Speedway (Columbus, Mississippi), and via time trials Eric locked into the pole position for the feature. Unfortunately, a mechanical failure in the main event brought Cooley's night to a disappointing early end. Full results from the event are available at www.MagnoliaDirt.com

1August 23rd, 2014 - Eric Cooley went into battle over the weekend with the Mississippi State Championship Challenge Series (MSCCS) in the #33b Bryson Motorsports/Barry Wright Super Late Model. Action opened on Friday night at North Alabama Speedway (Tuscumbia, Alabama) with a $3,000-to-win event, which drew a field of 23 entries to the 1/3 mile oval. Eric fell short of locking into the feature via qualifications, but a third place finish in the first b-main earned him the thirteenth starting spot on the grid. He went on to advance nine spots to finish fourth behind race winner, Bub McCool, Chris Wall, and Josh Putnam.

Saturday night found the competition invading Columbus Speedway (Columbus, Mississippi) for another $3,000-to-win program as the entry list increased to twenty-four entrants. Eric earned the twelfth starting spot for the 50 lap feature after finishing second in his respective b-main. In the finale Eric registered a sixteenth place finish in the final rundown.

Full results from the weekend are available at www.StateSeries.com

1August 2nd, 2014 - Eric Cooley competed with the Mississippi State Championship Challenge Series (MSCCS) Super Late Models on Saturday night at Whynot Motorsports Park (Meridian, Mississippi) in a $2,500-to-win event that attracted twenty entries to the 1/3 mile oval. Qualifications saw Cooley timing in second in Group #1, and finishing fourth in the dash to position himself starting fourth on the feature grid. He would race around the top five for much of the event before crossing the finish line in fourth behind race winner, Chad Thrash, Bub McCool, and Brian Rickman. Complete results from the event are available at www.StateSeries.com

1July 26th, 2014 - Eric Cooley returned to Moulton Speedway (Danville, Alabama) on Friday night for an unsanctioned $2,000-to-win program. Eric took his #33b Bryson Motorsports/Barry Wright Super Late Model into battle against a field of twenty-four entries. Cooley locked into the outside-front-row starting spot for the finale, and on the third of three attempts to start the race he over powered polesitter Ronnie Johnson for the top spot. Cooley went on to lead all 40 laps for his second victory of the season over Johnson, Ronny Lee Hollingsworth, Kyle Beard, and Josh Putnam. (Connie Putnam Photo) Complete results from the event can be found at www.MoultonRaceway.com

1On Saturday night the Bryson Motorsports team traveled to North Alabama Speedway (Tuscumbia, Alabama) for another $2,000-to-win Super Late Model program. Eric timed in second overall during qualifications, which once again positioned him starting outside-front-row for the feature event. When the race went green, fellow front row starter Kyle Beard bolted to the race lead. While Cooley kept Beard within striking distance throughout much of the race he was never able to make a challenge for the top spot and settled into a second place finish. Full results from the program are available at www.NorthAlabamaSpeedway.com

July 4th, 2014 - Eric traveled to Moulton Speedway (Danville, Alabama) on Friday night for a Weekly Racing Series program. Cooley set fast time overall among fifteen entries to lock into the pole position for the feature. Cooley assumed the point at the drop of the green flag and led for much of the event before a mechanical failure on his #33 Bryson Motorsports Super Late Model brought his night to an early end. He was credited with a fourteenth place finish in the final rundown. Full results from the event can be found at www.MoultonRaceway.com

1June 14th, 2014 - Eric Cooley entered the annual Clash at the Mag at Magnolia Motor Speedway (Columbus, Mississippi) over the weekend, which was sanctioned by the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series).

A strong field of forty-four Super Late Models entered the event. A third place finish in heat race action on Friday night earned Eric the twelfth starting spot on the grid for the $20,000-to-win, 100 lap finale. He raced around mid-pack for much of Saturday night's feature, which was taped by the Lucas Oil Production Studios cameras, before registering a thirteenth place finish at the checkered flag.

Full results from the weekend are available at www.LucasDirt.com

1May 31st, 2014 - Eric Cooley entered a Weekly Racing Series event at Moulton Speedway (Danville, Alabama) on Saturday night in his #33 Bryson Motorsports Super Late Model. Fifteen entries were on hand for the program, and Eric started his outing by charging to fast time honors during qualifications. Earning him the pole position Cooley went on to lead flag-to-flag for his first victory of the 2014 season.

Full results from the event can be found at www.MoultonRaceway.com

May 25th, 2014 - After a few weeks away from the track, Eric Cooley and the Bryson Motorsports team returned to Magnolia Motor Speedway (Columbus, Mississippi) for a Weekly Racing Series event in his #33b Super Late Model. An impressive field of twenty-seven entries were on hand for the event, and after qualifying fastest overall Eric raced to a second place finish behind race winner, Jimmy Cliburn. Jamie Tollison, Jason Brock, and Chad McCool rounded out the top five finishers. Full results from the event are available at www.MagnoliaDirt.com

1April 19th, 2014 - The team traveled Magnolia Motor Speedway (Columbus, Mississippi) over the weekend for a pair of events with the National Dirt Racing League (NDRL).

On Friday evening a $7,500 winner's check was posted as talented field of forty-nine competitors registered for battle at the state of the art facility. Eric missed the transfer into the 40 lap main event via heat race action, leaving him to run a b-main. Only the top two finishers would move on from the b-main as Cooley failed to reach a transfer position, bringing his night to an early end.

Saturday night saw a $12,500 top prize on the line for competitors, with another stout field of forty-six entries on hand for the NDRL event. This disappointment continued for Eric after starting deep in his heat race and only advancing to a sixth place finish, putting him in a b-main once again. Cooley failed to reach a transfer spot in the b-main as his night came to an early end.

Full results from the weekend can be found at www.TheNDRL.com

1April 12th, 2014 - Eric Cooley took part in a single event over the weekend as he traveled to Columbus Motor Speedway (Columbus, Mississippi) on Saturday night to compete in a $2,500-to-win, Mississippi State Championship Challenge Series (MSCCS) Super Late Model event.

Twenty-eight entries were on hand for the program, and after failing to lock into the main event via his qualifying efforts, he was left to run a b-main. A sixth to fourth run in the b-main locked Eric into the sixteenth starting spot for the main event. Despite starting deep in the pack for the feature, Cooley sliced through the field to register a solid ninth place finish at the checkered flag.

Complete results from the event are available at www.StateSeries.com

April 5th, 2014 - The team traveled to Magnolia Motor Speedway (Columbus, Mississippi) on Saturday evening for a Weekly Racing Series event. Thirty-four cars registered for battle, and Eric qualified ninth fastest overall to earn the ninth starting spot for the main event. During the course of the feature he advanced to a sixth place finish behind race winner Neil Baggett, Brian Rickman, Rick Rickman, Chris Smith, and Chad Thrash. Full results from the event can be found at www.MagnoliaDirt.com

1March 29th, 2014 - Saturday night found Eric traveling to East Alabama Motor Speedway (Phenix City, Alabama) for the annual Jimmy Thomas Memorial. The $4,000-to-win, Southern All Star Racing Series event drew a field of twenty-four competitors, and after qualifying fourth in his respective group Cooley locked into the tenth starting spot for the finale. In the 40 lap main event Cooley would race around the top ten for much of the event before crossing the finish line in the eighth position. Complete results from the event are available at www.SASDirt.com

March 22nd, 2014 - Eric Cooley and the Bryson Motorsports team traveled to Boyd's Speedway in Riggold, Georgia on Saturday night for the annual Shamrok 50 at the 1/3 mile oval. The $5,000-to-win, Sourthern All Star Racing Series (SAS) Super Late Model event drew a talented field of forty-five competitors, and after winning his b-main Cooley locked into the thirteenth starting spot for the finale. In the main event Cooley would race around mid-pack for the duration of the feature before crossing the finish line in the sixteenth position.

Full results from the event are available at www.SASDirt.com

March 8th, 2014 - The MARS DIRTcar Series opened their 2014 Season over the weekend, sanctioning the annual Tuckassee Toilet Bowl at Clarksville Speedway (Clarksville, Tennessee).

Round #1 of the double header weekend drew thirty-five entries for a $3,000 prize, and Eric was locked into the fifth spot for the main event via a second place finish in his heat race. The feature was shortened to 20 laps due to time constraints, and Cooley recorded a fifteenth place finish.

The weekend came to a close on Saturday night, and twenty-seven entries were on hand to battle in the $5,000-to-win finale. Eric started the night off by finishing fourth in his qualifying heat race which locked him into the fourteenth starting spot for the main event. The night would come to an early end just nine laps into the 40 lap feature when rain moved into the area. Official were forced to cancel the remainder of the event and Cooley was credited with a ninth place finish.

Complete results can be found at www.marsracingseries.com

March 1st, 2014 - Eric Cooley took his #33 Bryson Motorsports/Barry Wright/Clements Racing Engine Super Late Model into battle over the weekend in the 17th Annual Bama Bash at East Alabama Motor Speedway in Phenix City, Alabama.

Thirty-eight drivers were registered for the $17,017-to-win National Dirt Racing League (NDRL) event, and festivities got underway with preliminary action on Friday night. Eric was only able to manage a seventh place finish in his heat race, which sent him to a b-main on Saturday night. Cooley narrowly missed the transfer into the 75 lap main event after a fifth place finish in the b-main.

Full results from the event are available at www.thendrl.com

February 22nd, 2014 - After a weekend off, Eric Cooley and the Bryson Motorsports team returned to action on Saturday night at Winchester Speedway in Winchester, Tennessee for the 11th Annual Winterfest.

In preliminary race action, Eric timed in second in his qualifying group among the 41 entries, locking him into an eighth place starting spot for the $3,000-to-win main event. During the course of the 40 lap feature, Cooley advanced his #33 Bryson Motorsports/Barry Wright/Clements Racing Engine Super Late Model to a second place finish.

Complete results can be found by visiting www.winchesterspeedway.net

1February 8th, 2014 - Eric Cooley took his #33 Bryson Motorsports/Barry Wright/Clements Racing Engine Super Late Model into battle on Saturday afternoon in the annual Cabin Fever 40 at Boyds Speedway (Ringgold, Georgia).

Thirty entries took part in the $3,000-to-win event, and after qualifying 2nd fastest in his group Eric locked into the 5th starting spot for the 40 lap finale. He ran in the top five throughout the event, and looked to be on his way to a 5th place finish before hard contact from Jason Welshan with just four laps remaining spun Cooley to draw the caution. Series officials credited Cooley with the caution as he was put on the tail of the field. In the closing laps he rebounded to finish 9th.

Full results from the event are available at www.BoydsSpeedway.net.

1January 5th, 2014 - In most events a 2nd place finish in the main event would bring nothing but smiles to the face of Eric Cooley, but a runner-up finish for the personable young driver on Sunday afternoon in the 23rd Annual Ice Bowl at Talladega Short Track (Eastaboga, Alabama) proved to be a bit of bitter pill to swallow. (Heath Lawson Photo)

Super Late Model competition in the annual event began on Saturday afternoon with time trials being contested for the 64 entries on hand. Cooley's weekend started on a great note as he powered his #33b Bryson Motorsports Barry Wright to the fastest time of qualifications with a 14.708 second lap around the 1/3 mile oval.

Via his qualifying performance Cooley locked into the pole position for his heat race, which he won to move onto the pole starting spot for Sunday afternoon's finale. As the finale went green Cooley jumped to the lead with fellow front row starter, William Thomas giving chase. The first half of the race found Eric cruising at the front of the pack, but by the halfway point he was encountering heavy, lapped traffic. With daytime conditions making passing difficult Cooley pressured the backmarkers before he was collected in a melee with a lapped car. The lapped car was credited with the caution, and Eric was reinstated as the leader. However, his entry sustained considerable damage in the accident, which made it a handful to control.

Over the remainder of the Cooley battled an extremely tight race car, and his battles came to a head on the white flag lap, when his car pushed exiting turn four, which allowed Thomas to slip past for the lead and the win. Eric finished a disappointing 2nd.

Full results from the event are available at www.TalladegaShortTrack.com.