Royce Cornett led the entire 35 lap distance in the Late Model division Saturday night at Flat Rock Speedway, his second win of the season. Cornett jumped into the lead from his pole position and wasn't challenged throughout the event. Lapped ...
Royce Cornett led the entire 35 lap distance in the Late Model division Saturday night at Flat Rock Speedway, his second win of the season. Cornett jumped into the lead from his pole position and wasn't challenged throughout the event. Lapped traffic allowed Chad Guinn to catch Royce's yellow and blue #8 late in the event but Guinn's purple #02 was no match for Cornett tonight.
The race was stopped only one time when the red flag flew on lap two for an accident between Ron Allen, Steve Cronenwett, Len Fritz and Bill Steinhilber. Only Steinhilber was able to return to the action and he finished seventh.
The A Main Street Stock division again provided the best racing of the evening bringing the fans to the edge of their seats. Taking the lead from polesitter John Sullivan on lap 2, Rick Knowles proceeded to distance himself from the rest of the field. Ken Knight worked his way to the front and caught Knowles with three laps remaining. Knight hung to the outside of Knowles on the final laps with Knowles black #52 inching out the purple #61 of Knight at the finish line.
Larry Hall started on the pole in the B division feature and battled Mo Volckaert and Randy DeMaggio for the entire 15 lap event. Hall came home victorious for the second time this season in this division.
Dennis Whisman won yet another Figure 8 feature, his fifth of the season. Bob Studt raced tightly with the blue #1 early in the event but lost sight of the leader midway when Whisman caught a break at the intersection.
SUPER LATE MODELS
FAST QUALIFIER: Paul Hahn, 12.057 DASH: Rob Randa HEAT: Royce Cornett, Dennis Strickland FEATURE: Cornett, Chad Guinn, Rick Knowles, Randa, Hahn, Tim Hebert, Bill Steinhilber, Dan Ford Jr, Steve Bunge, Chris Benson, Ed Hage, Joe Hawes, Strickland, Stan Yee Jr, Dan Trosen Jr, Jeremy Miller, Jerry Genise, Mike Demars, Steve Cronenwett, Ron Allen, Len Fritz
STREET STOCKS FAST QUALIFIER: Brian Norton, 13.626 'A' DASH: Norton 'A' HEATS: Rick Knowles, Dan Schuchardt 'B' DASH: Mo Volckaert 'B' HEATS: Jeff Kurzyniec, Joe Harbin A MAIN: Knowles, Ken Knight, Ron Allen, Jim Froling, John Rowloff, Tom Selmi, Norton, Jeff Carnacchi, Regan Ford, John Sullivan, Tony Ortega, Randy Casey, Terry Humphrey, Rich Frantz, Mark Spruell, Bob Rae, Schuchardt, Mark Mayville, Jeff MacZink, Arnold Hall, Tim Moore, John Huebner Sr, Mike Kieffer
B MAIN: Larry Hall, Volckaert, Randy DeMaggio, Earl Roth Jr, Rich Grzych, Rich Abel, Harbin, James Potter, Chuck Koob, Henry Bradley, Steve Chartrand, Dave DeBash, Kurzyniec, Doug Stump, Pat Logan, Jerry Eritano, Johnny Huebner Jr, Bryan Ausmus DNS: Kevin Butzin
C MAIN: Mark Howie, Jim Kourtakis, Larry Smothers
HEATS: Bob Studt, Dennis Whisman FEATURE: Whisman, B Studt, Randy Cronenwett, Ken Ahlgren, Robbie Loving, G Studt, Parker Wade, Vern Okopski Jr, Ben Benedict, Dan Doyle, Eric Hart, Scott Bunge, Fred Spaulding