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Congratulations to September 12 Winners: Tim Currier, Butch Klinger, Kurt Decker, Ralph Cuozzo Jr. and Aaron Bowes

Announcements:Congratulations to 2014 Track Champions: Modified - Brett Tonkin, Sportsman - Alan Barker, IMCA Modified - James Cornell, Street Stock - Doug Polhamus, 4 Cylinder Trucks - Ralph Cuozzo Jr.

Friday, September 12, 2014 Racing -- Curtis Lumber Night -- Results


Modified Winner Tim Currier
Tim Currier wins the modified class on 09/12/2014

Sportsman Winner Butch Klinger
Butch Klinger wins in the Sportsman class on 09/12/2014

IMCA Modified Winner Kurt Decker
Kurt Decker wins in the IMCA class on 09/12/2014

4 cylinder Truck Winner Ralph Cuozzo Jr.
Ralph Cuozzo Jr. wins in the 4 cylinder truck class on 09/12/2014

Xcel Modified Winner Aaron Bowes
Aaron Bowes wins in the Xcel Modified class on 09/12/2014
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Tim Currier won the 35 lap Greg Page Construction Modified feature on Curtis Lumber Night at I-88 Speedway, but Brett Tonkin won the track championship by virtue of his third place finish. Currier, of Auburn, took the lead from Cortland's Nick Nye after a lap seven caution for Mitch Gibbs slowing with a flat tire.

With Currier in the lead, championship contender Brian Weaver's night came to an end on lap ten when the driver from Windsor pulled into the infield. Currier continued to lead as point leader Brett Tonkin slipped past Nye to take over second on lap 13. With a full straightaway lead, Currier entered lapped traffic on lap 16. Two laps later the caution came out when Edmeston's Paul Jensen slowed on the front stretch. During the caution period Mike Mahaney of King Ferry came to a stop with his car smoking heavily ending the night for Mahaney who came into the night in fourth place in the point race.

 

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Points as of 09/12/14 have been posted:
[Modified Points - FINAL] [Sportsman Points - FINAL] [IMCA Points - FINAL] [Street Stock Points - FINAL] [4 Cyl Truck Points - FINAL]

Greg Page Construction Modified Championship (35 Laps):

Tim Currier, Andy Bachetti, Brett Tonkin, Mitch Gibbs, Shaun Walker, Darwin Greene, J.R. Hurlburt, Randall Paxton, Brad Alger, Alex Tonkin, Dana Wagner, Rusty Smith, Matt Smith, Mike Mahaney, Nick Nye, Alan Barker, Paul Jensen, Brian Weaver, Bob Hamm

2014 Modified Track Champion: Brett Tonkin

Chambers and O’Hara Sportsmen (20 Laps):

Butch Klinger, Alan Barker, Kevin Coons, Randy Green, Skip Pickwick, Aaron Shelton, Pat O’Hanlon, Dave Rosa, Corey Pike, Kenny Hammond, Colton Wilson, A.J. Lord, Duane Knapp, Harold Humphrey, Rob Compton, Rob Barker, Gary Card Jr., Vinnie Decicco, Travis Smith, Kevin Jordan, Tom Tophoven, Craig Pope

Vernooy’s Automotive Excellence IMCA Modified Championship (25 Laps):

Kurt Decker, Gary Smith, Jared Spalding, James Cornell, K.C Cole, Beau Ballard, Matt Cole, Tim Vandemark, Bill Ward, Will Ward, Tyler Stoddard, Dan Burman, Bobby Collins DNS: Brian Mills

2014 IMCA Modified Track Champion: James Cornell

McDonald’s Empire Sport Trucks (15 Laps):

Ralph Cuozzo Jr., Bob Crandall, Brandon Clapperton, Doug O’Hara, Rob Loucks

Xcel Modified Winner Aaron Bowes

Friday, September 5, 2014 Racing -- McDonalds Night -- Results


Modified Winner Mitch Gibbs
Mitch Gibbs wins the modified class on 09/05/2014

Sportsman Winner Alan Barker
Alan Barker wins in the Sportsman class on 09/05/2014

Street Stock Winner Dustin Harris
Dustin Harris wins in the Street Stock class on 09/05/2014

4 cylinder Truck Winner Ralph Cuozzo Jr.
Ralph Cuozzo Jr. wins in the 4 cylinder truck class on 09/05/2014

SRP Sprints Winner Chris Stockham
Chris Stockham wins in the SRP Sprints class on 09/05/2014
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Three champions were crowned at I-88 Speedway on McDonald's Night on Friday. Alan Barker (Sportsmen) and Ralph Cuozzo Jr. (Empire Sport Trucks) capped their seasons by not only winning their division championship but also taking the win in their feature events. Doug Polhamus came up one spot short in the Street Stock feature but that was enough to capture the track championship.

Brett Tonkin of Carbondale PA entered the night with an 11 point lead over King Ferry's Mike Mahaney, 23 point lead over Mitch Gibbs and 24 point lead over Shaun Walker in the Greg Page Construction Modified division. With two races remaining any of the top four drivers were still in the hunt. Fifth place Brian Weaver, while not mathematically eliminated would be a long shot, trailing Tonkin by 38 points.

By virtue of handicapping Gibbs started fifth, Tonkin seventh, Walker tenth, Mahaney eleventh and Weaver thirteenth. At the drop of the green Dana Wagner of Trout Creek took the lead from his pole position start. After a lap three caution for Carbondale's Alex Tonkin stopping in turn two, the race went green through the halfway point with Wagner leading, Windsor's Bob Hamm running second, Gibbs third, Edmeston's Paul Jensen fourth and Walker fifth.

 

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Greg Page Construction Modifieds (30 Laps):

Mitch Gibbs, Dana Wagner, Shaun Walker, Bob Hamm, Paul Jensen, Brett Tonkin, Brad Alger, Brian Weaver, Mike Clapperton, Mike Mahaney, Nick Nye, Tim Currier, Alex Tonkin, Matt Smith, Mike Decker, Darwin Greene, Ryan Jordan, Elmo Reckner, Bill Spoonhower, J.R. Hurlburt

Chambers and O’Hara Sportsmen Championship (25 Laps):

Alan Barker, Brandon Walters, Pat O’Hanlon, Gary Card Jr., Kevin Coons, Travis Smith, Harold Humphrey, Butch Klinger, Dwayne Jackson, Randy Green, Colton Wilson, Skip Pickwick, Dave Rosa, A.J. Lord, Craig Pope, Kyle Leech, Duane Knapp, Aaron Shelton

2014 Sportsmen Track Champion: Alan Barker

Olum’s Street Stock Championship (25 Laps):

Dustin Harris, Doug Polhamus, Matt Bowman, Tom Savercool, Steve Polhamus, Chris Donaldson, Dan Babcock, James Gould, Ralph Cuozzo DNS Shawn Stalker

2014 Street Stock Track Champion: Doug Polhamus

Mc Donald’s 4 Cylinder Trucks Championship (20 Laps):

Ralph Cuozzo Jr., Bob Crandall, Wayne Van Dusen Jr., Rob Loucks, Allan Hodge, Brandon Clapperton, Dustin Wilber, DNS Rick Wagner, Pat Votra

2014 4 Cylinder Trucks Track Champion: Ralph Cuozzo Jr

SRP Sprints (15 Laps):

Chris Stockham, Chris Van Buren, Alan Lockwood, Larry Mekic, Cody Decker, Gary Page, Bill Nichols DNS Greg Stevens

Friday, August 29, 2014 Racing -- ZMK Construction Night -- Results


Modified Winner Shaun Walker
Shaun Walker wins the modified class on 08/29/2014

Sportsman Winner Travis Smith
Travis Smith wins in the Sportsman class on 08/29/2014

IMCA Modified Winner Mike Stoddard
Mike Stoddard wins in the IMCA class on 08/29/2014

Street Stock Winner Matt Bowman
Matt Bowman wins in the Street Stock class on 08/29/2014

4 cylinder Truck Winner Allan Hodge
Allan Hodge wins in the 4 cylinder truck class on 08/29/2014
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Shaun Walker took the lead from pole sitter Bob Hamm at the halfway point of the 30 lap Modified feature and went on to take his division leading third feature win of the year at I-88 Speedway. Hamm, of Windsor took the lead at the start of the 30 lap event before relinquishing the lead to Walker. The Masonville driver started eleventh on the grid and methodically picked his way to the front.

"The last couple of weeks we've been struggling, the track seems to have a little bit more bite in it" said Walker after the race. "We've been loosening it up and loosening it up and it hasn't been enough. Tonight we took a bigger swing at it after the heat and it seemed to work pretty good."

Mike Mahaney of King Ferry finished second with Otego's J.R. Hurlburt third, Hamm fourth and Brett Tonkin of Carbondale fifth.

 

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Greg Page Construction Modifieds (30 Laps):

Shaun Walker, Mike Mahaney, J.R. Hurlburt, Bob Hamm, Brett Tonkin, Alex Tonkin, Brad Alger, Mike Clapperton, Mitch Gibbs, Tim Currier, Paul Jensen, Steve Cummings, Darwin Greene, Nick Nye, Brett Wright, Dana Wagner, Brian Weaver, Matt Smith

Chambers and O’Hara Sportsmen (20 Laps):

Travis Smith, Alan Barker, Brandon Walters, Butch Klinger, Harold Humphrey, Dave Rosa, Dwayne Jackson, Pat O’Hanlon, Kevin Coons, Skip Pickwick, Gary Card Jr., Rob Compton, Duane Knapp, Aaron Shelton

Vernooy’s Automotive Excellence IMCA Modifieds (20 Laps):

Mike Stoddard, Matt Cole, James Cornell, Kurt Decker, Gary Smith, Tyler Stoddard, Tim Vandemark, Dan Burman, Beau Ballard, Bill Ward, Bobby Collins DNS Will Ward, Gary Roberts

Olum’s Street Stocks (20 Laps):

Matt Bowman, Tom Savercool, Doug Polhamus, Dustin Harris, Matt Roberts, Steve Polhamus, Jim Gould, Shawn Boynton, Chris Donaldson, Paul Harrington, Ralph Cuozzo Jr.

McDonald’s Empire Sport Trucks (15 Laps):

Allan Hodge, Ralph Cuozzo Jr., Bob Crandall, Dustin Wilber, Brandon Clapperton, Wayne Van Dusen Jr., Chris Sherman, Pat Votra, Damon Decker

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 Racing -- Magic 101.7 Night with Live Remote -- Results


Earl Halaquist Memorial Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints Winner Chuck Hebing
Chuck Hebing wins the ESS Sprint class on 08/26/2014

RoC Sportsmen Winner Alan Barker
Alan Barker wins in the RoC Sportsman class on 08/26/2014
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Earl Halaquist Memorial Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints Finish (25 Laps):

Chuck Hebing, Stewart Friesen, Dane Lorenc, Justin Barger, Tommy Wickham, Parker Evans, Dave Axton, Cory Sparks, Clint Ide, Paul Kinney, Joe Trenca, George Suprick, Kyle Pitts, Tim Axton, Jason Barney, Jason Schultz, Jeff Cook, Bobby Parrow, Jordan Thomas, Matt Tanner, Aaron Ott, Kyle Reinhardt, Danny Varin, Steve Collins

RoC Sportsmen (40 Laps) UNOFFICIAL FINISH:

Alan Barker, Nick Nye, Kevin Jordan, Charlie Hendrickson Jr., Dave Rosa, Mike Butler, Butch Green, Butch Klinger, Harold Humphrey, Travis Smith, Claude Hutchings Jr., Pat O’Hanlon, Brando Walters, Randy Shantel, Chad Miller, Clay Butler, Stephen Denton, Dave Coene, Kevin Coons, Jerry Tonti, Rusty Smith, Skip Pickwick, Tyler Singleton, Aaron Shelton

 

 

 

 

2014 Short Track Super Series

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The Short Track Super Series, presented by BD Motorsports Media LLC, includes five race events throughout the 2014 racing season as well as the the Championship event to be held on October 10 & 11 (Friday & Saturday).

I-88 Speedway will host the Crazy 8's Special on Wednesday, July 23 and the October Championship event!

For more information, visit BD Motorsports Media LLC website or view the pdf Schedule and Information.

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