Sprints on Dirt Merritt results 2007-07-28

IRWIN ICES ASCS SPRINTS ON DIRT AT MERRITT MERRITT, Mich. (July 28, 2007) -- Steve Irwin won Saturday night's Engine Pro ASCS Sprints on Dirt presented by Victor Reinz feature event at Merritt Speedway. Irwin was driving the A.P. Motorsports ...

IRWIN ICES ASCS SPRINTS ON DIRT AT MERRITT

MERRITT, Mich. (July 28, 2007) -- Steve Irwin won Saturday night's Engine Pro ASCS Sprints on Dirt presented by Victor Reinz feature event at Merritt Speedway. Irwin was driving the A.P. Motorsports entry.

Ben Rutan led the first 19 circuits before Irwin stormed into the lead while racing through lapped traffic. Irwin held on for the victory over Rutan, Tim Norman, rookie of the year candidate Ryan Ruhl, and Ryan Grubaugh.

With a third place finish along with Brett Mann finishing eighth Norman reclaimed the points lead. Multiple ASCS SOD feature winner Dustin Daggett battled mechanical issues in his heat race, won the B-Main, and pulled off after two laps of the feature event.

Engine Pro ASCS Sprints on Dirt Results:

Heat Races:

Total Seal Heat Race #1 (8 Laps): 1. 19 -- Joe Bares, 2. 33j -- Bill Johnson, 3. 66 -- Mark Stemen, 4. 79 -- Brett Mann, 5. 26 -- Gary Fast, 6. 2T -- Ralph Brakenberry, 7. 22T -- Tank Brakenberry, 8. 9Q -- Ken Quimby

Lane Automotive/Comp Cams Heat Race #2 (8 Laps): 1. 33fz -- Steve Irwin, 2. 3g -- Tim Norman, 3. 33k -- Kyle Patrick, 4. 00 -- Ryan Grubaugh, 5. 22 -- Aaron Shaffer, 6. 81 -- John Gall, 7. 41g -- Joe Goetgeluck, 8. 31 -- Andy Teunessen

Awesome Racewear Heat Race #3 (8 Laps): 1. 23 -- Ben Rutan, 2. 27R -- Ryan Ruhl, 3. 55 -- Kirk Cheney, 4. 6 -- Nathan Bevard, 5. 07 -- Jake Stebner, 6. 8 -- Tim Champlin, 7. 2m -- Dustin Daggett

Engine Pro "B" Feature -- Top 4 Finishers Advance to "A" Main

"B" Feature (10 Laps): 1. 2m -- Dustin Daggett, 2. 2T -- Ralph Brakenberry, 3. 8 -- Tim Champlin, 4. 9q -- Ken Quimby, 5. 31 -- Andy Teunessen, 6. 41g -- Jim Goetgluck, 7. 22t -- Tank Brakenberry

Engine Pro ASCS Sprints on Dirt presented by Victor Reinz "A" Main Event:

"A" Feature (25 Laps): 1. 33fz -- Steve Irwin, 2. 23 -- Ben Rutan, 3. 3g -- Tim Norman, 4. 27R -- Ryan Ruhl, 5. 00 -- Ryan Grubaugh, 6. 19 -- Joe Bares, 7. 66 -- Mark Stemen, 8. 79 -- Brett Mann, 9. 33j -- Bill Johnson, 10. 26 -- Gary Fast, 11. 22 -- Aaron Shaffer, 12. 6 -- Nathan Bevard, 13. 07 -- Jake Stebner, 14. 33k -- Kyle Patrick, 15. 9q -- Ken Quimby, 16. 81 -- John Gall, 17. 8 -- Tim Champlin, 18. 55 -- Kirk Cheney, 19. 2m -- Dustin Daggett, 20. 2t -- Ralph Brakenberry

Lap Leaders: Rutan 1-19, Irwin 20-25

Engine Pro ASCS Sprints on Dirt presented by Victor Reinz Point Standings (Top Ten): 1. Tim Norman 1,688, 2. Brett Mann 1,684, 3. Ben Rutan 1,644, 4. Gary Fast 1,594, 5. Bill Johnson 1,576, 6. Ryan Ruhl 1,516, 7. Joe Bares 1,388, 8. Jake Stebner 1,345, 9. Ryan Grubaugh 1,341, 10. Dustin Daggett 1,308.

-credit: ascs

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