Bruleugh Memorial Midseason Championship night recorded in the books



Bruleugh Memorial Midseason Championship night recorded in the books

Bruleugh Memorial Midseason Championship night recorded in the books

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Bruleugh Memorial Midseason Championship night recorded in the books
Matt Ellsworth gets his first win in the DIRTcar Wells River Chevrolet Sportsman Coupes
Seth Carlson grabs his first in the USAC Laquerre’s Sports DMA Midgets
Terry Williams get his first in the DIRTcar Sabil & Sons Sportsman Modifieds
Bear Ridge Speedway’s 10th event of 50th season of racing.

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It can be hard to tell if it is double points or full moon sometimes as drivers seem to forget at the end of the day it is still just a night of racing. Mid-Season Championships means Double Points for everyone, and plenty of hot racing excitement for the fans as everyone wants to get those extra coveted points.
The Sabil & Sons DIRTcar Sportsman Modifieds had a old new face back in town for the night. Kevin White the Front-End Specialist for NASCAR driver Cole Whitt, has found our hidden gem and makes the trek up from NHMS every year when they are in town to sit behind the wheel of whatever machine we can find for him. With little time for setup and testing the backup car for Ryan Christian was his ride once again. A push would keep him out of contention leaving him to watch as Terry Williams coming from mid pack made his way to the front to grab the point. Williams would survive the Double Points caution maylay and early single file restarts to grab the win over Derek Graham and Matt Lashua who came home in third. Walt Hammond Jr crossed the line in fourth with last week’s winner Robert Tucker taking home fifth.
Matt Ellsworth finally gets his first win in the Wells River Chevrolet DIRTcar Sportsman Coupes. With double points on line for mid-season championships, the heat was extra hot on the track and several cautions would wave causing management to restart in single file for most of the night. With all the restarts bunching the field back up making staying on the point more challenging with every restart. When the checkers waved on their special forty lap main event it was Ellsworth for the win with Brian Chaffee in second and Todd Hayward in third. Danny Doyle and Tom Placey completed the top five.
The Laquerre’s Sports USAC DMA Midgets saw a new winner as Seth Carlson was able to hold of the field for their twenty-five lap event. Coming home in second was team mate Derek O’Hearn, with Joe Krawiec crossing the line in third. Adam Whitney and Jeff Horn completed the top five. The USAC DMA Midgets will return for action July 29th.
In the C.A. Miller Limited Late Models Ryan Christian gets the win once again over Wayland Childs with Bryan Campbell joining them in victory lane in third. Jon Neddo and Kevin Dickinson completed the top five.
Another Bell grabs the win in the Weglarz Property Service, this week it was Bobby Bell in the 24 beating out Steve Bell in the 12 to grab the checkers over Jesse Durkee who crossed the line in third. Buddy Welch made it home in fourth with Sean Perron taking home fifth.
Bear Ridge Speedway’s 50th season of dirt car racing continues Saturday, July 22nd with the C.A. Miller Late Model Madness, Sprint Cars of New England and Granite State Mini Sprints Sponsored by VP Fuels and Hoosier Tire Who’s Your Daddy plus our regular 99Rock weekly racing series Sabil & Sons DIRTcar Sportsman Modifieds, Wells River Chevrolet DIRTcar Sportsman Coupes, C.A. Miller Inc Limited Late Models, and the Weglarz Property Service Four Cylinders. (Laquerre’s Sports USC DMA Midgets off). Special admission for the 99Rock Weekly Racing Series is $13 for adults (age 18-61), $10 teens (12-17) and seniors (62+), and $2 for children; Visa and MasterCard are accepted. Racing begins at the famous “6:00-ish” start time.
Bear Ridge Speedway is as an alcohol free family friendly entertainment spot, with our goal to make each experience at the Ridge better than the last. Remember “Dirt where every lap is the last lap” we continue to offer the best source of good inexpensive high quality entertainment for families.
Bear Ridge Speedway is located off exit 16 of I91 on to Rte 25 west 1 mile to South Road up the hill to Kidder Rd. The green will wave every Saturday at 6:00 pm(ish). Be sure to check the web www.bearridgespeedway.com Questions can be sent to brsdirt@charter.net
UNOFFICIAL RESULTS – 50th Season of Racing Bruleigh Memorial Midseason Championship night
99ROCK Weekly Racing Series
Bear Ridge Speedway — Bradford, VT
Saturday, July 15, 2017

Sabil & Sons DIRTcar Sportsman Modified Madness (40 Laps)
1st 97 Terry Williams
2nd 10 Derek Graham
3rd 18 Matt Lashua
4th 98 Walter Hammond Jr
5th 42T Robert Tucker
6th 11 Josh Sunn
7th 34 Richie Simmons
8th 4 DJ Robinson
9th 631 Todd Buckwold
10th 9 Michael Dunn
11th 87 Todd Fenoff
12th 8 Stephen Lary
13th 77 Chris Clak
14th 86 Mike Ryan
15th 63 Trevor Rocke
16th 116 Kevin White
17th 10s Ryan Christian
HEAT one: Walter Hammond Jr
HEAT two: Steven Lary

Wells River Chevrolet Sportsman Coupe Feature (40 laps)
1 21e Matt Ellsworth
2 16 Brian Chaffee
3 20 Todd Hayward
4 51 Danny Doyle
5 96 Thomas Placey
6 33 Melvin Pierson
7 18 Jason Colbeth
8 50 Tyler Stygles®
9 56 Chris LaForest
10 28 Bob Shepard
11 3 Jason Horniak
12 4 Jeff Robbins
13 24 Jeremy Beckley
14 13 Buster Kathan
15 15 Gene Pierson
16 5 Tanner Siemons®
17 71 Josh Harrington
18 63 Mike Stender
19 42 Matt Lashua
HEAT one: Tyler Stygles
HEAT two: Danny Doyle
Blackmount Semi Feature winner: Tyler Stygles

Laquerre’s Sports USAC DMA Midgets Feature (25)
1 2 Seth Carlson
2 5 Derek O’Hearn
3 1B Joe Krawiec
4 12 Adam Whitney
5 A-1 Jeff Horn
6 69 Dean Christensen
7 6x Mark Cole
8 46 Jake Higginson
9 3 Will Hull
10 10 Jeff Champagne
11 11 Alex Rose
12 42 Manny Dias
HEAT one: Manny Dias
HEAT two: Seth Carlson

C.A. Miller Limited Late Model Feature (20 laps)
1st 10c Ryan Christian
2nd o2 Wayland Childs
3rd 12 Bryan Campbell
4th 15 John Neddo
5th 21 Kevin Dickinson
3 Derrek Stearns DQ’d – Un-sportsman like conduct and excessive speed in the pits

Weglarz Property Management 4-Cylinder Feature (20 laps)
1st 24 Bobby Bell
2nd 12 Steve Bell
3rd 88 Jesse Durkee
4th 65 Robert Welch
5th 8 Sean Perron
6th oo7 James Shufelt
7th 14 David Durkee Jr.
8th 13 Jason Porter
9th 0vt Kelly Miller
10th o3 Eric Prescott
11th 31 Don Reynolds
12th 29J Justin Stockman
13th 21 Harry Davidson
14th 51 Robert Williams
15th 62 Wayne LaBree ®
16th 66 Robert Audet
17th 7 Andrew Royston
18th 17 Jeremy Hodge
19th 83 Mike Sherburne
20th 2 Tim Davis (DNS)
HEAT one: Harry Davidson
HEAT two: Jesse Durkee

 

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Contact: April May Preston Email: brsdirt@charter.net
Phone: (802) 222-4052

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