Mark Williams Wins On Tri-Oval

Modified racing was back on the Tri-Oval for the final time this year and Mark Williams turned in a Sweep on his way to the win.  Cory Reinhard scored 4 segment wins on the outside lanes turning in a strong 2nd place finish, that was his 6th runner up finish this year. Good run for Brian Sponagle as he scored 2 segment wins on the outside lanes to come home with a 3rd place finish. For the 4th straight Modified race on the Tri-Oval a tie for 4th  occurred, this time between Randy Haydt and Mike Fitzgerald each had strong runs but no segment wins and the same amount of fall off’s so each will get credit  with a 4th place finish.

6th Jim Levan (3wins),  7th Billy Decker (2wins),  8th Scott Bender,  9thJohn Kosmoski (1win), 10thTom Wenner.

 

TIE OVAL TALK: After a bad run 2 weeks ago good rebound for “Fitzy” getting a nice Top5 finish this week. Also Billy Decker scoring 2 segment wins crossing the line 7th. Tough warm up session as we had  4 broken nubs. Good to see Mike M. almost getting that 1st segment win and finishing 13th. Mark what was up with Spanky he had a strange night? Pit road was not to bad with Jim having the night off!.

Mark Williams Scores 10th Modified Win

Racing was back on the 8 lane Tuesday night and Mark Williams scored 6 segment wins on way to win #10 of the Modified season. Cory Reinhard claimed 5 segment wins on lanes 1-5 posting a strong 2nd place finish. It was his 5th Runner-Up finish of the season. For the 3rd straight Modified race we had a tie in the Top5. This time between MR. Ed Kenderdine and Toby Reinhard, each with 2 segment wins but because of less fall offs Ed gets credit for 3rd and Toby with a good finish 4th place finish. Turning in his best finish since early in the season Tom Wenner scored 1 segment win on way to a steady 5th place finish.

6th Randy Haydt ( 1 win ), 7th Scott Bender, 8th Savvy Cunnius, 9th Billy Decker, 10th Jim Levan.

FAST TIMES: Nice field of 17 racers in pit area. Good night for TCS racing with finishes of 2nd,3rd and 8th.

Good night for Ed Kenderdine with a 3rd and Tom Wenner 5th. Also Savvy scored an 8th,  Larry Sanders had a 13th place run. NEXT WEEK- Cup racing on the Road Course.

Williams, Kenderdine, Berks Lebanon Winners at Woodland

1st Mark Williams     2nd Sheldon Hiester 3rd Ed Kenderdine

The field of 16 cars ready for the drivers to start their engines

The field of 16 cars ready for the drivers to start their engines

Race 4 of the BLMRS took place on Saturday at Woodland Raceway in Oley Pa, the Big Block Mods opened the day and Mark Williams scored 3 segment wins on way to his 3rd straight Big Block win of the season. It was his 7th career Big Block win. Mark’s win was by only 18 pieces of track ahead of Sheldon Hiester who scored 4 segment wins on way to a 2nd place finish. Only 2 pieces of track behind, Ed Kenderdine turned in a career best 3rd place finish scoring 4 segment wins.

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Mark Williams Scores Close Modified Win

 

Point Leader Mark Williams scored his 9th Modiied win of the season on the Tri-Oval. Turning in a sweep Mark held off a strong run from Cory Reinhard who scored 4 segment wins on the middle lanes and was just 5 pieces of track behind at the finish. Randy Haydt had a good run in his Miami Dolphin machine as he scored 4 segment wins to finish 3rd. There was a tie for 4th between Scott Bender and Jim Levan. Each scored 1 segment win, but Scott with less fall offs getting 4th and Jim with a good run finishing fifth.

6th Toby Reinhard, 7th Brian Sponagle (1win), 8th Ed Kenderdine (1win), 9th Tom Wenner, 10th Bily Decker(1win).

 

Short Cuts: Good field again with 19 racers on hand. We had 8 different segment winners. Good run for Tony Z just missing out of a Top 10, finishing 11th. Next Week back to the 8 lane for Sprint car racing. Mark, Spanky looked a bit confused?

Williams, Bender tie for Modified Win

 

Modified racing was back on the Tri-Oval Tuesday night and Point Leader Mark Williams and Scott Bender tied for the win. Mark gets credit for the victory because of his 5 segment wins. It was Mark’s 8th win of the season. Scott scored 3 segment wins including wins on lanes 1&2. Good run on the Tri-Oval for Toby Reinhard as he scored 4 segment wins on the middle lanes to come home with a close 3rd place finish. [Read more…]

Mark Williams Scores 7TH Mod Win


Modified point leader Mark Williams scored 7 segment wins on way to his 7th Modified victory of the season. Continuing a strong season, Cory Reinhard scored 4 segment wins on the middle lanes to finish 2nd. Randy Haydt collected 2 segment wins on his way to a strong 3rd place finish. That was Randy’s 7th top 5 run of the year. Less than 1 lap behind, Jim Levan scored 1 segment win for a good 4th place finish. Just 10 pieces of track behind, Brian Sponagle scored his 2nd top 5 finish of the year to close out the first 5.

6th-Ed Kenderdine, 7thSavvy (2wins), 8thToby Reinhard (1win),  9thScott Bender, 10th Billy Decker (1win).

HOT LAPS: Season best finish for Ed K. just missing out on a top 5 finishing 6th. Also Billy D getting his 1st segment win on lane 1 finishing 10th. We had 3 segment winners on lane 1, Savvy, Mark W, and Billy D. Youngster James Hamershock had a good night with no crash outs while finishing 15th. Next Week Sprint cars are back in action.

Mark Williams Wins Holiday Modified Event

It was the annual Holiday / Scott Bender Photo Night event at Randy’s Raceway.  A record  turnout of 25 racers were on hand.  Mark Williams scored 6 segment wins on way to his 6th Modified win of the season. Just 1 lap behind Jim Levan turned in a strong 2nd place finish scoring 4 segment wins on way to his best Modified run of the year. Cory Reinhard started off the night scoring 6 straight segment wins to come home with a solid 3rd place finish. Trailing Cory by 30 pieces of track, Scott Bender scored 2 segment wins finishing 4th. Making his 2nd Modified start of the year Mike Fitzgerald had  a consistent run of 19’s for a good 5th place effort. Just 9 pieces of track behind, Randy Haydt scored 4 segment wins including a win on lane 8 to finish 6th. Toby Reinhard was 7th, Tom Wenner scored 2 segment wins on the middle lanes and was 8th, Mike Feltenberger was 9th,closing out the Top 10 Ed Kenderdine scored a segment win to finish 10th.

 

11th-Billy Decker 12thJohn Kosmoski 13thBrian Sponagle 14thTony Zappacosta 15th Hiram Durant

SPANKY SAYS: Good having Susquehanna Late Model Champion Brian Shuey making his 1st start hope to see him back again. A record field of 25 racers were in the pit area. Want to Thank everyone who helped keep the night moving getting everyone out at a decent time. No problems on pit road as Jim Levan kept the big field under control.

Mark Williams Wins Big Block Feature / Williams and Sam Heller tie in Small Blocks

Pre-race tech done by Billy Decker and Timothy ” Little T ” Bowers

 

 

 

The BLMRS ran it’s 3rd race of the season on Saturday at Randy’s Raceway. The Tri-Oval was the venue and Mark Williams rolled to his 2nd straight BBlock win and 6th career win. Mark scored 5 segment wins holding off runner up Randy Haydt by 18 pieces of track. Haydt collected 2 segment wins on the day.  Just 9 pieces of track behind Fred McCullouch scored 4 segment wins on the middle lanes to come home with a 3rd place finish. Shane Hiester scored 1 segment win on way to a 4th place effort. Just 2 pieces of track behind Scott Bender who had a steady run of 19’s to close out the top 5. Sam Heller scored 1 segment win finishing 6th. Ed Kenderdine scored 2 segment wins to finish 7th. Sheldon Hiester finished 8th followed by Tim”Little T” Bowers and John Kosmoski rounded out the Top10. 

all photos by: Scott Bender

Big Block starting line

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Mark Williams Makes it 5 in a Row

Mark Williams made it 5 Modified wins in a row Tuesday night at Randy’s Raceway. Mark just missed a Sweep by 1 segment. Randy Haydt ran a fast “Chucky” car to 3 segment wins finishing 2nd. A strong run by Mike Fitzgerald scoring 1 segment win to come home 3rd. Cory Reinhard continued his solid season winning 3 segments on way to a 4th place finish. Jim Levan had a good run scoring 3 segment wins for his 4th straight top 5 finish was 5th.

6th Scott Bender / 7th Billy Decker / 8th Brian Sponagle / 9th Mike Feltenberger /  10th Tom Wenner

Close Calls:

Good racing at the top as 2nd to 5th were separated by less than 2 laps. Good having Phil Levering back after a long absence Phil scored a 12th place finish. Also good to see Bruce Komoldi making his 1st Modified start. Good run by “Fitzy” getting a segment win and a 3rd. Also Billy D with a strong run finishing 7th. Pit Road Security was very tight as Jim kept an eye on everything.

Mark Williams, Randy Haydt are Berks / Lebanon Series Winners

1st Mark Williams ( center ) 2nd Fred McCllough ( left ) 3rd Randy Haydt ( right )

Big Block Starting Line

Race 2 of the BLMRS took place Saturday at Tom Wenner’s Speedway and Mark Williams scored 3 segment wins to score the Big Block win. It was Mark’s 1st of the season and 5th career BB win. Making his 1st start in the Series Fred McCullough  scored 3 segment wins on way to a strong 2nd place run. Randy Haydt scored a segment win on lane 6 crossing the line 3rd. Tim “Little T” Bowers scored 2 segment wins finishing 4th. Sheldon Hiester scored 1 segment win to close out the Top 5. Shane Hiester scored 1 segment win to finish 6th. Nick Wummer scored 1 segment win on way to a good 7th place finish. Scott Bender finished 8th. Only 2 pieces of track behind Toby Reinhard was 9th. Cory Reinhard scored 1 segment win was 10th. 11th Ed Kenderdine 12th Tom Wenner ( 1 win ) 13th Billy Decker 14th Savannah Cunnius

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