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RICKY ELLIOTT WINS FALL CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFIER

RICKY ELLIOTT WINS FALL CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFIER

The Super Late Model feature was a 30-lap qualifier for the Delaware State Dirt Track Championships. Herb Tunis took full advantage of his pole starting position to lead in the early going while Amanda Whaley went wheel to wheel with Joe Warren for second. Ricky Elliott quickly marched from his eight starting spot into third

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CHAD CLARK DRIVES TO 1ST SEASON WIN IN AC DELCO MODS

CHAD CLARK DRIVES TO 1ST SEASON WIN IN AC DELCO MODS

Chad Clark took advantage of his pole starting position to set the pace from the start of the 15-lap AC Delco PSC Modified feature. A top five battle started from the drop of the green and a rash of cautions in the early laps would keep the field tightly packed. Jordn Justice and Tim Trimble

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ROBBIE WALLS, JR. EARNS 1ST SEASON WIN IN CRATES

ROBBIE WALLS, JR. EARNS 1ST SEASON WIN IN CRATES

Aleesa Young led the first two laps of the Crate Model 15-lap feature before Robbie Walls, Jr. moved on top. Young held the second spot until lap five when Tyler Reed dropped her to third. By halfway, Wall, Jr. was still in solid control with Reed second. Young was locked into a battle with Eric

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JIMMY WILLS SCORES THIRD STRAIGHT IN MOD LITES

JIMMY WILLS SCORES THIRD STRAIGHT IN MOD LITES

Harry Mears led the first lap of the 15-lap Mod Lite feature before Aaron VanVorst moved on top. On the next circuit VanVorst did a 360 degree spin in the fourth turn but kept going and was allowed to restart on the point because he did not come to a stop. VanVorst  would not make

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ASHLEY MERRITT GETS 2ND WIN IN FOUR DAYS IN CHARGERS

ASHLEY MERRITT GETS 2ND WIN IN FOUR DAYS IN CHARGERS

The 10-lap Delmarva Charger feature was a good one. Bud Sipple led until lap eight when his brother, Jay Sipple made a bid for the lead. The pair made contact and Ashley Merritt, who had started in last, shot to the outside and into the lead. Merritt would lead the last two circuits for her

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MILLS WINS BIG BLOCK CAMP BARNES THRILLER

MILLS WINS BIG BLOCK CAMP BARNES THRILLER

By CHARLIE BROWN, DELMAR, DE – Tuesday night’s 42nd Annual Camp Barnes Benefit was a huge success as 132 competitors and a packed grandstand supported this year’s event at the Delaware International Speedway. The feature starts were heads up from the heat finishes putting Scott VanGorder on the pole and Jordan Watson second in the

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ELLIOTT VICTORIOUS IN CAMP BARNES LATE MODELS

ELLIOTT VICTORIOUS IN CAMP BARNES LATE MODELS

After winning his heat race, Ricky Elliott started on the pole in the 25-lap feature and everyone knew he would be the car to beat. Donald Lingo, Jr. had won the second heat and started in second holding off Mark Byram in third. Elliott was the quickest car but Lingo, Jr. was able to stay

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SCOTT HITCHENS FLAWLESS IN AC DELCO WIN

SCOTT HITCHENS FLAWLESS IN AC DELCO WIN

Kenneth Peek and Scott Hitchens captured the AC Delco PSC Modified heats placing them one/two on the 15-lap feature starting grid. Peek and Hitchens were almost dead even on the first circuit before Hitchens took over the point. Greg Humlhanz quickly worked into second with Brandon Watkins climbing to third. Watkins’ night would end early

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MATT HILL CONTINUES TO ROLL IN CRATE MODELS

MATT HILL CONTINUES TO ROLL IN CRATE MODELS

Eric Vent and Matt Hill captured the Crate Model heats. Vent looked strong in the early going as Dylan Evans worked by Matt Hill for second. The yellow was out on lap four for T.J. Williams and that would be the final yellow in the 15-lap event. Hill worked his way into second at the

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BACK TO BACK WINS FOR WILLS IN MOD LITES

BACK TO BACK WINS FOR WILLS IN MOD LITES

The Mod Lite 15-lap feature got off to a wild start when a chain reaction on the back straight sent Mike Stratton (who was driving the Richard Rexrode No. R1 after destroying his new Shulties No 23 Saturday night) over the wheel of Ryan Dryden. Stratton flipped across the track and over the inside wall

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