TRIPLEHEADER ACTION ON SATURDAY AT GRANDVIEW FEATURES URC SPRINTS, NASCAR 358 MODIFIEDS AND SPORTSMAN, ALL PART OF T.P.TRAILERS AND TRUCK EQUIPMENT NIGHT

Date: 7/20/2019 2:40:57 PM

TRIPLEHEADER ACTION ON SATURDAY AT GRANDVIEW FEATURES URC SPRINTS, NASCAR 358 MODIFIEDS AND SPORTSMAN, ALL PART OF T.P.TRAILERS AND TRUCK EQUIPMENT NIGHT

URC WILL BE HOSTING A REUNION NIGHT FEATURING TOP LEGENDS SIGNING AUTOGRAPHS

NASCAR STANDINGS STILL HAVE VON DOHREN LEADING MODS, BRIGHTBILL NOW FIRST IN SPORTSMAN

BECHTELSVILLE, PA JULY 16, 2019 . . . Coming up this Saturday, July 20th is another tripleheader show at Grandview Speedway, this time featuring the Capital Renegade United Racing Club Sprints in their first appearance of the season as part of T.P.Trailers and Truck Equipment Night. The Sprint events will be sponsored by Victory Auto Glass with the feature paying $2,000 to win. Heading up the Sprint action will be Josh Weller, Chad Layton, Curt Michael, Austin Bishop, former Grandview Late Model champion Ed Aikin who has a URC feature win this season and a host of other Sprint standouts. As an added attraction URC will be hosting a Legends Reunion in the first turn pavilion area. Legends will be signing autographs and chatting with fans starting at 6 p.m. Included amongst the legends will be Sean Michael, Becca Anderson, Mares Stellfox, Charlie Massey, Greg Coverdale, Fran Hogue, Ed Wylie and host of others.

Just added to the list of Legends is Glenn Fitzcharles who got his racing start at Grandview in the stock cars and went on to win 81 URC features and five titles. The Pottstown, PA resident is enshrined in the National Sprint Car Hall of Fame.

The NASCAR 358 Modifieds and Sportsman stock cars will make up the balance of the tripleheader show.

A full series of qualifying events in each division will lead to the main events that will feature the top performers of the night.

At 5 p.m. the Low Down and Dirty Meet & Greet will feature Modified standout Jared Umbenhauer and URC racer Josh Weller at the front admission gate area.

Adult admission for this not to be missed show is $25, youngsters 6 through 11 pay $5 and kids under 6 are admitted free.

With 11 feature races completed in both the Modifieds and Sportsman ten-time track champion Craig Von Dohren sits on top of the Modified standings with 2769 counters. Second spot is held by Duane Howard, a five time champion, with 2590 points. Both Oley, PA residents have earned feature victories with Von Dohren having three and Howard having earned two. Third spot in the standings is held by Hellertown, PA’s Rick Laubach with 2429 tallies and having done it without benefit of a feature win.

Topping the Sportsman is veteran racing talent Brad Brightbill of Sinking Spring, PA. He has three wins, including the Firecracker 40 this past Saturday, and 2196 points. Brad Grim has 2169 points and has done it without a win. Third spot is held by former champion Brian Hirthler with 2124 making for a tight battle for the title. Hirthler has been to victory lane twice this season.

During the 11 events presented this season there have been 56 Modifieds and 41 Sportsman seen in action on the one-third-mile, banked clay oval.

Information on coming events at the Bechtelsville track can be had at www.grandviewspeedway.com, Facebook or telephone 610.754.7688.

UNOFFICIAL POINT STANDINGS FOR NASCAR

MODIFIEDS AS OF JULY 13, 2019

1.            Craig Von Dohren, Oley, PA #1C             ;   2769***

2.            Duane Howard, Oley, PA #66/357H          2590**

3.            Rick Laubach, Hellertown, PA #7L             2429

4.            Brett Kressley, Orefield, PA #19K             2420**

5.            Jared Umbenhauer, Richland, PA #19/1H              2337

6.            Doug Manmiller, Shoemakersville, PA #44M      2270

7.            Kyle Weiss, Hamburg, PA #21K  2183

8.            Jeff Strunk, Boyertown, PA #126               2143***

9.            Kevin Hirthler, Boyertown, PA #117        2024

10.          Alex Yankowski, Covington Twp., PA #84Y           1802

11.          Frank Cozze, Wind Gap, PA #4    1766

12.          Louden Reimert, Oley, PA #16   1756

13.          Craig Whitmoyer, Hamburg, PA   #99      1754

14.          Ryan Grim, Laury’s Station, PA #17           1731

15.          Tim Buckwalter, Douglassville, PA #23X                1708

16.          Mike Lisowski, Minersville, PA #15          1567

17.          Danny Erb, Boyertown, PA #44  1494

18.          Clay Butler, Bloomsbury, NJ #4B               1235

19.          Ray Swinehart, Perkiomenville, PA#33  1200

20.          Kenny Gilmore, Fleetwood, PA #OG7/14              1196

21.          Dan Waisempacher, Springtown, PA #01             ; 1166

22.          Briggs Danner, Allentown, PA #6/78D    1102

23.          Jordan Henn, Kutztown, PA #77H             920

24.          Justin Grim, Orefield, PA   #611/61          919

25.          Ryan Lilick, Collegeville, PA #49             ;   911

26.          Brett Gilmore, Fleetwood, PA #7              892

27.          Dylan Swinehart, Fleetwood, PA #81      867*

28.          Joe Funk, Coopersburg, PA #14RR            855

29.          Ron Kline, Salford, PA #355         850

30.          Kory Fleming, Milford, NJ #704  780

 UNOFFICIAL POINT STANDINGS FOR NASCAR

SPORTSMAN AS OF JULY 13, 2019

1.            Brad Brightbill, Sinking Springs, PA #19 2196***

2.            Brad Grim, Coplay, PA #13           2169

3.            Brian Hirthler, Green Lane, PA #4*/117  2124**

4.            Kyle Lilick, Collegeville, PA #104              1946

5.            Brad Arnold, Bethel, PA #830     1873

6.            Jack Butler, Phillipsburg, NJ #5  1873*

7.           ; Mark Kemmerer, Green Lane, PA #F10   1822

8.            Kyle Smith, Fleetwood, PA #77 1776

9.            Dean Bachman, Emmaus, PA #65             ; 1720

10.          Brandon Edgar, Lehighton, PA #57           1676*

11.          Andrew Kreis, Boyertown, PA #6K           1456

12.          Ryan Beltz, Barto, PA #221           1310

13.          Nate Brinker, Allentown, PA #14             ; 1216

14.          Mike Mammana, Nazareth, PA #31          1179

15.          Nathan Mohr, East Greenville, PA #17M                1040*

16.          Derrick Smith, Telford, PA#20    1005*

17.          Jesse Landis, Gilbertsville, PA #976         952

18.          Lex Shive, Pennsburg, PA #5K    943

19.          Andy Clemmer, Bechtelsville PA #127   888

20.          Kenny Bock, Birdsboro, PA   #6  839

21.          Parker Guldin, Fleetwood, PA   #11         809*

22.          Josh Adams, Douglassville, PA #44A       780

23.          Tom Miller, Gilbertsville, PA #77T            769*

24.          Scott Kohler, Boyertown, PA #12S            754

25.          Aaron Bowes, Nazareth, PA #4  714

 

* denotes feature win (Feature wins listed are only for those that are 

                NASCAR point events.)



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