2012-08-09 / Sports

Racing Roundup

By Brad Vores

Blane Heimbach turned a front row starting spot into his biggest career 410 Sprint car win with Saturday night’s win in the Living Legends Dream race at Port Royal Speedway.

Heimbach left Port Royal with nearly $13,000 after winning the 30-lap Dream race and his 16-lap semi main as well.

Heimbach defeated Aaron Ott, Danny Dietrich, Tony Stewart and Mike Erdley. Mike Wagner finished 13th in the race.

Steve Buckwalter won Friday’s 410 Sprint car feature at Williams Grove Speedway over Don Kreitz, Jr., Doug Esh, Danny Dietrich and Brent Marks.

NASCAR champion Tony Stewart scored a career first Williams Grove win in the URC 360 Nationals after coming from 12th. He beat Aaron Ott, Chad Trout, Robbie Stillwaggon and Davie Franek.

Mark Smith won for the second time this season in Saturday night 358 Sprint car action at Selinsgrove Speedway taking the win over Pat Cannon, Jason Shultz, Brock Zearfoss and Cody Keller.

Nick Dickson led all 30 laps to take home the $5,000 payday in the Late Model Open at Selinsgrove with the win over Dan Stone, Jeff Rine, Jason Covert and Gregg Satterlee.

Pete Weaver posted his second win of the season at Hagerstown Speedway on Saturday night with a win in the Hoosier Daddy late model sportsman championship. Weaver, who announced that could be his final race, beat Kyle Lear, Wayne Walls, Jr., Andy Fries and Scott Palmer. Cory Houck fnished eighth.

Steve Lowery won the pure stock feature over Kenny Dillon, Kevin Boyer, Chris Ebersole and Keith Koontz while Kenny Thomas won the hobby stocks over Mark Vegh and Bill Ecton, Sr.

Brad McClelland picked up Friday night’s 358 Sprint car feature at Trail- way Speedway over Matt Boland, Mike Bittinger, Randy Whisler and Tim Wagaman.

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