Now that he’s finished coaching softball for the season, Troy Rutherford has turned his sights to the track once again. (photo submitted)
Tim Tuttle, Ojai Valley News correspondent
Troy Rutherford has divided his evening and weekend time this spring between racing his sprint car and helping coach his two daughters in the Ojai Valley Girls’ Softball Association.
A lifelong Ojai resident, Rutherford has one victory, at Ventura Raceway in the VRA Series on March 14, two fourth-place finishes in USAC West Coast Sprint Cars and a ninth in the USAC-CRA Series in the six events he’s entered.
With the fast-pitch softball seasons