Ben Rhodes is in an enviable position as he heads to Richmond International Raceway for Friday night’s Blue Ox 100.
Even though the junior at Holy Cross High School is a rookie in the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East, he goes into the race as the season points leader.
And you can add to that the fact that Richmond is one of Rhodes’ favorite places to race.
“Richmond is a really racy track that’s shaped like a big D,” he said. “It’s got a really lo