Joplin native takes pole position for Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race.
Fellow Missouri native Carl Edwards finishes fifth
Missourians Jamie McMurray & Carl Edwards finished 14th and 17th, respectively.
Joplin native Jamie McMurray scores his first NASCAR victory since 2010.
Jamie McMurray also had top starting spot at California track in 2007.
Racer grew up in Missouri town hit hard by May tornado.
Joplin native racing with heavy heart this weekend at Charlotte, following last Sunday’s tornado.
Jamie McMurray’s Chevy to lead first lap of Sunday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup race