Despite being ‘a kid,’ Harrison Rhodes impressing many on track

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Many see Harrison Rhodes walk around the Bowman Gray Stadium garage area and think ‘he’s just a kid.’ Well, he may only be 18-years-old and a recent graduate of Ledford High School, but he can drive a race car like someone with much more experience.

Harrison’s father Gene remembers when his son got hooked on racing at 10-years-old.

Rhodes has been moving up to the Legends cars, the late models and the pro cup. Recently, was preparing for his debut in the NASCAR K&N East Series at this prestigious track in Winston-Salem.

Harrison stayed out of trouble and accomplished his goal. He finished fourth in the race.

Harrison, who attends Green Street Baptist Church, hopes to use racing as a platform to tell others about his faith.

Harrison will start at High Point University this fall.

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