Myatt Snider finished 11th in the Production Alliance Group 300 at Auto Club Speedway Saturday.
Snider’s result added 26 points to his season total.
Snider qualified in 19th position at 173.699 mph. The first-year driver has no top-10 finishes in his career.
Saturday’s race was the first of Snider’s career at Auto Club Speedway.
The Charlotte, North Carolina native began the race 12 spots behind his career mark of seven, but finished nine places ahead of his career average of 20.
Snider took on a field of 36 drivers on the way to his 11th-place finish. The race endured eight cautions and 36 caution laps. There were 13 lead changes.
Harrison Burton secured the win in the race, and Riley Herbst finished second. Austin Cindric placed third, Ryan Sieg secured fourth, and Justin Haley rounded out the top five.
Brandon Jones got off to a great start in the race, winning both of the first two stages, but couldn’t hold on to end up in Victory Lane.