QUICK RESULTS ON SATURDAY NIGHT RACING AT GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY
CLAY BUTLER AND BRETT KRESSLEY SHARE WIN IN OPENING 30-LAP TP
TRAILERS MODIFIED FEATURE AT GRANDVIEW ON SATURDAY NIGHT; MIKE MAHANEY
GETS HIS FIRST MODIFIED WIN; LOU EGRIE EARNS WIN IN 20-LAP BRC LATE
MODEL FEATURE AND MARK KEMMERER WINS SPORTSMAN FEATURE
$30,000 TO WIN FREEDOM 76 UP NEXT, SEPTEMBER 16TH
BECHTELSVILLE, PA September 10, 2017 ….. There were two
winners declared in the first TP Trailers Modified feature on WNPV Radio
Champion’s Night Saturday night at Grandview Speedway. In the 30-lap
Modified feature, rained out on August 12th, both veteran
Brett Kressley and relative newcomer Clay Butler were declared winners
as a result of some confusion regarding a late race caution. For Butler
it was his first career win at Grandview and made him the 13th different Modified feature winner of the season. For Kressley it was his second win of the 2017 season.
In the regularly scheduled
30-lap TP Trailers Modified feature New Yorker Mike Mahaney earned his
first win and became the 14th different Modified feature winner of the season.
Mark Kemmerer became a repeat winner in the Sportsman division winning the 25 lap feature.
; Lou Egrie was able to earn his first win of the season taking the top spot in the 20-lap BRC Late Model feature.
; Jared Umbenhauer finished behind the
two winners in the first Modified feature of the night. Frank Cozze and
Steve Swinehart followed. In the second Modified feature of the night
Ryan Watt came home second to Mike Mahaney. Craig VonDohren finished
third with Duane Howard and Jared Umbenhauer grabbing fourth and fifth.
Finishing behind Kemmerer in
the Sportsman feature was Kyle Lilick. Rookie Louden Reimert came home
third. Brad Arnold and Mike Lisowski took fourth fifth.
And the Late Model feature race
Bryon Sipe took a strong second to winner Egrie. Drew Weisser grabbed
third followed by Kyle Merkel and Steve Todorow.
The 47th Annual Freedom 76 Modified Classic in Honor of Bruce
Rogers is set for Saturday, September 16th. The will pay $30,000 to
the winner and is expected to attract many of the top names in dirt
track Modified stock car racing. Action will get underway at 7 p.m.
The night before the
Mid-Atlantic Sprint Series will be in action along with the Sportsman
racing in the Freedom 38’er offering $1500 to the winner. Modifieds
entered in the Freedom 76 will be allowed to participate in practice
sessions. Adult admission is $12, youngsters 6 thru 11 pay just $5 and
under 6 are admitted free. Advance tickets, $35 for adults, for the
Freedom 76 will be available Friday night.
The Freedom 76 has a September 23rd rain date while the Friday night events have no rain date.
For additional information
check in at www.grandviewspeedway.com and link with Freedom 76. The
track phone number is 610.754.7688.