Brandon Brown finished 14th in the Hooters 250 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Saturday.
Brown’s result added 23 points to his season total.
Brown started in fifth position. The fifth-year driver has four top-10 finishes in his career.
Saturday’s race was Brown’s third career start at Homestead-Miami Speedway. He’s completed all of those races, but has never managed to crack the top 10 at the track.
The Woodbridge, Virginia native’s starting and finishing positions compared favorably to his career averages, starting 19 spots higher than his career mark of 23.8 and completing the race eight places ahead of his 21.6 career average finish.
Brown raced against a field of 37 drivers on the way to his 14th-place finish. The race endured five cautions and 25 caution laps. There were 18 lead changes.
Harrison Burton secured the win in the race, and Austin Cindric finished second. Noah Gragson placed third, Anthony Alfredo secured fourth, and Dale Earnhardt Jr closed out the top five.
After Ryan Sieg won the first stage, Gragson drove the No. 9 car to victory in Stage 2.