ROB SCHIRMER PULLS UPSET OF THE WEEKEND – LEADS FINAL 100 YARDS FOR 1ST FALL CHAMPIONSHIP

ROB SCHIRMER PULLS UPSET OF THE WEEKEND – LEADS FINAL 100 YARDS FOR 1ST FALL CHAMPIONSHIP

The biggest upset of the two day Delaware State Dirt Track Championships was pulled off by Milton, Delaware’s Rob Schirmer. Schirmer would start eighth behind a group of heavy hitters but drove the race of his career in the 50-lap championship.   In qualifying on Friday night Andrew Mullins and Nick Davis captured the heat

RICK LAUBACH DRIVES FROM 11TH TO WIN BIG BLOCK CHAMPIONSHIP

RICK LAUBACH DRIVES FROM 11TH TO WIN BIG BLOCK CHAMPIONSHIP

Jamie Mills had high hopes of a second Fall Championship win when he started on the pole for the 50 lapper but it was not to be as he pulled into the infield while leading off the fourth turn on the first circuit and was done for the day. Ryan Godown in the Bill Hewlitt

CHAD CLARK PASSES TECH – EARNS 3RD FALL CHAMPIONSHIP

CHAD CLARK PASSES TECH – EARNS 3RD FALL CHAMPIONSHIP

Chad Clark would lead wire-to-wire for his third career Fall Championship win in the 25-lap AC Delco PSC championship. 2014 point champ, Greg Humlhanz worked by Kevin Sockriter and Scott Hitchens to take second and Jordn Justice followed into third. The yellow as out on lap five when Sockriter got over the front wheel of

MATT HILL WINS FIRST CRATE MODEL FALL CHAMPIONSHIP

MATT HILL WINS FIRST CRATE MODEL FALL CHAMPIONSHIP

In Crate Model qualifying on Friday night, Steven Baker and Matt Hill would win the heats putting Hill on the pole for Saturday night’s 25-lap championship. Hill set the pace from the start ahead of a great battle for second between Baker, Tyler Reed, Jamie Eichholz and Eric Vent.   By halfway Vent had worked

MIKE STRATTON NETS $1515 WITH 2ND CONSECUTIVE FALL CHAMP WIN

MIKE STRATTON NETS $1515 WITH 2ND CONSECUTIVE FALL CHAMP WIN

Mike Stratton ended his up and down season on a high note in the 20-lap Mod Lite Championship. Stratton and Tim White started one-two by virtue of their heat wins on Friday night. White’s night would be shot lived as the engine let go bringing out the yellow on lap two. On the restart Nick


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ROB SCHIRMER PULLS UPSET OF THE WEEKEND – LEADS FINAL 100 YARDS FOR 1ST FALL CHAMPIONSHIP

ROB SCHIRMER PULLS UPSET OF THE WEEKEND – LEADS FINAL 100 YARDS FOR 1ST FALL CHAMPIONSHIP

The biggest upset of the two day Delaware State Dirt Track Championships was pulled off by Milton, Delaware’s Rob Schirmer. Schirmer would start eighth behind a group of heavy hitters but drove the race of his career in the 50-lap championship.   In qualifying on Friday night Andrew Mullins and Nick Davis captured the heat

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RICK LAUBACH DRIVES FROM 11TH TO WIN BIG BLOCK CHAMPIONSHIP

RICK LAUBACH DRIVES FROM 11TH TO WIN BIG BLOCK CHAMPIONSHIP

Jamie Mills had high hopes of a second Fall Championship win when he started on the pole for the 50 lapper but it was not to be as he pulled into the infield while leading off the fourth turn on the first circuit and was done for the day. Ryan Godown in the Bill Hewlitt

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CHAD CLARK PASSES TECH – EARNS 3RD FALL CHAMPIONSHIP

CHAD CLARK PASSES TECH – EARNS 3RD FALL CHAMPIONSHIP

Chad Clark would lead wire-to-wire for his third career Fall Championship win in the 25-lap AC Delco PSC championship. 2014 point champ, Greg Humlhanz worked by Kevin Sockriter and Scott Hitchens to take second and Jordn Justice followed into third. The yellow as out on lap five when Sockriter got over the front wheel of

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MATT HILL WINS FIRST CRATE MODEL FALL CHAMPIONSHIP

MATT HILL WINS FIRST CRATE MODEL FALL CHAMPIONSHIP

In Crate Model qualifying on Friday night, Steven Baker and Matt Hill would win the heats putting Hill on the pole for Saturday night’s 25-lap championship. Hill set the pace from the start ahead of a great battle for second between Baker, Tyler Reed, Jamie Eichholz and Eric Vent.   By halfway Vent had worked

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MIKE STRATTON NETS $1515 WITH 2ND CONSECUTIVE FALL CHAMP WIN

MIKE STRATTON NETS $1515 WITH 2ND CONSECUTIVE FALL CHAMP WIN

Mike Stratton ended his up and down season on a high note in the 20-lap Mod Lite Championship. Stratton and Tim White started one-two by virtue of their heat wins on Friday night. White’s night would be shot lived as the engine let go bringing out the yellow on lap two. On the restart Nick

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FREDDY BRIGHTBILL WINS VINTAGE – ROBERT REED REPEATS IN SLIDE FOR 5

FREDDY BRIGHTBILL WINS VINTAGE – ROBERT REED REPEATS IN SLIDE FOR 5

The 12-lap Vintage Stock Car championship had a good field of 16 cars. Scott Calhoun held off Dwayne Heck for the first four circuits before former track modified start, Freddy Brightbill powered into second in the outside groove. Brightbill took the lead at the halfway sign and never looked back to record the win in

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H.J. BUNTING SCORES ONE FOR THE HOME TEAM IN SMALL BLOCK CHAMPIONSHIP

H.J. BUNTING SCORES ONE FOR THE HOME TEAM IN SMALL BLOCK CHAMPIONSHIP

The Small Block Modifieds only compete once a year at the Delaware International Speedway and that is during the Delaware State Dirt Track Championships. Since the division was added in 1986 only two weekly racers (Ricky Elliott in 1996 and H.J. Bunting in 2005) have won the event. On Friday night of the two night

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JOE PETE SCORES FIRST CAREER SUPER TRUCK WIN

JOE PETE SCORES FIRST CAREER SUPER TRUCK WIN

A great field of 20 Super Trucks were on hand for their 12-lap Fall Championship feature. Joe Pete started in the third spot but worked by both Brooks Fleetwood and pole sitter, Billy Lockwood to lead lap one. Defending race champion, Matt Long rocketed from his eighth starting spot to second by the end of

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KYLE TUBBS DEFENDS HIS FALL CHAMPION TITLE IN DELMARVA CHARGERS

KYLE TUBBS DEFENDS HIS FALL CHAMPION TITLE IN DELMARVA CHARGERS

Kyle Tubbs successfully defended in Fall Championship of a year ago in the 12-lap Delmarva Charger feature. Tubbs took full advantage of starting on the pole and drove a smooth race for his first win of the season.   The race would be the second of the night to go caution free. Bud Sipple drove

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KIRK LAWSON WINS FIRST FALL CHAMPIONSHIP IN LITTLE LINCOLNS

KIRK LAWSON WINS FIRST FALL CHAMPIONSHIP IN LITTLE LINCOLNS

The 12-lap Little Lincoln Vintage championship main went flag to flag caution free. Kirk Lawson of Georgetown, Del. started on the pole and never looked back to post his second career win in the division. John Stevenson would chase from second for the entire distance and hold off Mel Joseph, Jr. who finished in third.

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