2009-04-16 / Sports

Racing Roundup

By Brad Vores

Jason Covert won the Three State Flyers debut at Hagerstown Speedway Saturday night.

Covert, the defending MACS champion, took the lead from Rick Eckert on lap 11 and drove off from the field for the $3,000 win. Eckert followed in second ahead of Gary Stuhler, Andy Anderson, Jeremy Miller, Nick Dickson, JT Spence, Mike Lupfer, David Williams and Roy Deese, Jr. Frankie Plessinger finished 15th, while Marvin Winters did not qualify.

Darrin Younker won the Pure Stock feature over Mike Warrenfeltz, Steve Lowery, Dean Holmes and Hans Stamberg.

Doug Dodson won his first career 410 Sprint car feature Saturday at Lincoln Speedway as he drove off from the field for the win over Lance Dewease, Jim Siegel, Brian Montieth and Pat Cooper.

Young Gerard McIntyre Jr. captured a career first win in the 358 Sprint car feature over Glenndon Forsythe, Nicole Bower, Tim Berkheimer and Billy Dietrich.

Mike Erdley posted his third career win in 410 Sprint car action Saturday at Port Royal Speedway, winning over Greg Hodnett, Rick Lafferty, Pat Cannon and Alan Cole with Mike Wagner finishing 12th.

Scott Haus won the makeup Late Model feature rained out on March 28 over Bob Dunn, Tim Fedder, Gary Beward and Mitch Hack, with Jeff Johnson ninth and Tyler Hershey 10th.

Eric Zembower won the regularly scheduled Late Model feature over Waylon Wagner, Derrick Casner, Haus and Matt Parks, with Fedder sixth, Hershey 10th and Johnson 19th.

Bobby Hockenberry won the Super Sportsman main over Leroy Martin, Jay Fannasy, Carmen Perigo Jr. and Rich Eichelberger.

Phil Walter used a lap-22 restart to his advantage in scoring his sixth career 358 Sprint car feature win Saturday at Selinsgrove Speedway over Mike Walter, Nate Snyder, Colby Womer and Aaron Ott.

Dustin Hoffman dominated the Late Model feature at the big half mile, winning over Bryan Bernheisel, Coleby Frye, Eric Hons and Randall Paxton.

Brad McClelland won Friday night's 358 Sprint car feature at Trail-Way Speedway over Kyle Moody, Doug Hammaker, Billy Dietrich and Dale Hammaker.

Mike Walls won the 358 Late Model feature at Trail-Way over Chaz Walls, John McDonough, Jr., Bernie Beard and Roy Warehime Jr.

Jake Jones won the opening night 358 Late Model feature at Susquehanna Speedway Park over Gene Knaub, Craig Wagaman, Carl Billet and Charles Potts.

Friday night racing at Williams Grove and Path Valley Speedways was canceled because of the forecasted rain that never really materialized.

That's a wrap on another weekend and until next time, email Bvores@aol.com.

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