Williams Wins Modified Show

Mark Williams became the first repeat winner this season in the Modified ranks at Randy’s Raceway.  A nice field of 18 drivers signed in for the event on the Tricky Tri-Oval.  Let’s call it the backward dogleg and see who lands in section 17.  Williams won 4 segments including lane one to gain the victory and a slim 3 point lead early this season.  Brothers Shane and Sheldon Hiester wound up in a tie for second. [Read more...]

Mark Williams Nets 1st Sportsman Win

Sportsmen racing returned to Randy’s Raceway for it’s 2nd race of the season, and it’s 1st on the Tri-Oval, and Mark Williams ran his brightly colored #7 to a close win. Mark claimed 4 segment wins on way to his 1st Sportsmen win. Shane Hiester(-12) scored 4 segment wins on way to a good 2nd place finish. Opening night winner Sheldon Hiester scored 2 segment wins on the middle lanes to come home 3rd. [Read more...]

Sheldon Hiester Takes Modified Race Number Three

Sheldon Hiester became the first two time feature winner this season at Randy’s Raceway taking the win on the 8 lane oval.  Sheldon previously won a Sportsman event.  He won 4 segments on his way to a 1 lap and 1 segment win over his brother Shane.  Shane Hiester won 2 segments and is the early season points tie in the Modified division.  Third spot went to Veteran racer and promoter Big T.  Tim Bowers making a rare start won a single segment on lane 5 and battled hard with Shane Hiester and Mark williams in many races to earn a nice finish.  [Read more...]

Shane Hiester Takes First Mod Win on the Tri-Oval

Veteran Shane Hiester had no problem winning the first Modified Feature on the relocated Tri-Oval.  Hiester won 4 segments and outdistanced 2nd place by almost a lap.  Bryan Kisthart wound up second with a real strong run winning 5 segments and only struggling a bit on lane 5.  Third spot was veteran Jim Levan who earned his best finish of the season winning lane 6 and staying on the lead lap in every race.  Fourth position was Mark Williams who won 4 segments but struggled in lane one on the bubble.  Rounding out the top five was Race winner’s older brother Sheldon Hiester who won a single segment but crashed out on lane 3.  When was the last time that ever happened.

Randy Haydt Wins Cup Opener

It was the season opener for Sprint Cup racing at Randy’s Raceway with the opening race of the 9 race season on the challenging Tri-Oval. It was track owner Randy Haydt collecting the opening night win, Randy scored 2 segment wins, including a win on lane 1.To change his luck Randy switched over to the silver Kodiak #41, instead of his usual Skoal Bandit #33 body. To finish off a good night Randy also took home the winning from the 50/50 drawing. Runner up honors went to Shane Hiester who won 4 segments running the Blue #2 Miller Lite machine, only 9 pieces of track behind. Trailing Shane by only 4 pieces of track Sheldon Hiester also scored 4 segment wins finishing 3rd. [Read more...]

Sheldon Hiester Takes Sportsman Season Opener

Welcome back slot car enthusiasts.  On Tuesday night September 9, 2014 it was the opening night for the Sportsman Division at Randy’s Raceway in Kutztown, PA for the 2014-2015 Racing season.  There were 14 racers on hand for the opener 25 Laps on the 8-Lane Oval.  Taking the win on the night was Sheldon Hiester.  Sheldon won 7 segments on the night in pretty dominating fashion.  Second went to Shane Hiester.  Shane won 4 segments on the night losing by less then a lap to the winner.  Third went to defending Champion Mark Williams.  Mark didn’t win any all night, but was smooth as usual in a good start to defending his championship. [Read more...]

WILLIAMS TAKES OPENER

Mark Williams won the Modified opener at Randy’s Raceway to kick off the 2014/2015 season at the Berks County Track.  Williams kept falloffs to a minimum and scored the victory with 6 segment wins.  Second spot went to last years opener winner Shane Hiester who was very fast all night.  Hiester won 4 segments and only struggled on lane 7.  Third position went to the Gettysburg racer Eric Beard who won 5 segments in his #18 racer.  This was a good start for Beard racing who also had another car in the top ten on the evening.  [Read more...]

2014 – 2015 Randy’s Raceway Season Schedule

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Mark Williams Scores First NASCAR Title

Going into this season it was going to be hard to top last season’s point battle when their was a tie for the point title and a 6 point difference behind the top 2, but this season was still very close and competitive. Mark Williams needed 2 season ending wins to secure his 1st NASCAR point title. After an opening night 6th place finish, Mark scored top 5 finishes the rest of the way, and 3 wins, locking up the title by only 15 points. Last years co-champ Sheldon Hiester turned in another strong season including 8 top 5 finishes, and 2 wins, to come home 2nd in the final standing. Bryan Kisthardt improved 3 spots, also notched 8 top 5 runs including 3 2nd place finishes for a very consistent 3rd place finish. [Read more...]

MODIFIED SEASON WRAP

29 Racers entered events during the 13th season of action at Randy’s Raceway in Kutztown, PA.  The 2013-2014 season began and ended with Shane Hiester taking feature wins and cementing his second place finish in the season Points Championship.  In between those two races Mark Williams won all the rest of the features except one that Brett Gilmore won on Nov. 5th in his only appearance this year.  Williams won 12 events in the team Gilmore stables.  Randy’s Raceway Rookie of the year Randy Stitzel managed a 17th place finish in the point run this season in his first full season.  Most Improved driver this season Brian Sponagle finished 11th in points and picked up a segment win as well.  Brian had 2 top ten finishes along the way.

25th-29th
Mike Feltenberger was 25th winner of 3 segments and had a top five finish in two outings.  Brett Gilmore was 26th with just a single appearance, picking up his 44th career Modified feature win, tying him all time with his Dad in that category.  Next came two ageless slot car veterans Sam Heller and Phil Levering with Adam Zapacosta finishing 29th. [Read more...]