Daniel Hemric qualified first for today’s Xfinity Series race at Talladega Superspeedway, earning his second pole of the year.
The Richard Childress Racing driver scored the pole with a speed of 189.402 mph.
Hemric also won the pole for the season-opener at Daytona.
Though he qualified second, Elliott Sadler (188.775 mph) will start from the rear after the engine was changed in his No. 1 Chevrolet.
This is the second time Gallagher has qualified in the top five. The first time was in the season-opener at Daytona.
The Sparks Energy 300 is set to start at 3 p.m. ET on Fox.