Randy Haydt, Sheldon Hiester Tie for Big Block Series Win

Sheldon and Randy 1st place tie, Sam 3rd place.

The BLMRS closed out its 3rd season of racing on Saturday at Tom Wenner’s HO Raceway on the fast 4 lane TKO track. A good field of 17 racers were in the pits with a near capacity crowd in the stands. In the BB opener Randy Haydt and Sheldon Hiester each won 4 segments and had only 1 fall off tying for the win, it was Randy’s 2nd of the season and Sheldon’s 1st BB win. Sam Heller scored 2 segment wins for a good 3rd place finish. Shane Hiester tuned in a 4th place finish and Mark Williams scored 2 segment wins on lanes 1 & 2 to finish 5th. Just 2 pieces of track behind Scott Bender scored a 6th place finish. Also just 2 pieces of track behind Jim LeVan scored 3 segment wins finishing 7th. Tom Wenner scored a segment win on lane 1 to finish 8th. Only 3 pieces of track behind Gary Hetrick also scored a segment win on lane 1 to come home 9th. Billy Decker had a steady run to close out the Top 10.

11th – Toby Reinhard / 12th Cory Reinhard / 13th Bill Rowley / 14th Savannah Cunnius /  15th Roger Porcelli.

Shane Hiester Scores 1st Small Block Win

Shane 1st place, Roger 2nd place and Sheldon 3rd place

Small Block racing capped off the season and Shane Hiester turned in a sweep and no fall off’s to score his 1st win. Roger Porcelli scored 3 segment wins for a Runner Up finish. Sheldon Hiester scored a segment win on lane 1 to finish 3rd. Bill Rowley capped off a good season scoring 2 segment wins finishing 4th. Sam Heller scored 2 segment wins 3 & 4 finishing off a good day with a 5th place finish. Only 4 pieces of track behind  Mark Williams scored 2 segment wins to finish 6th. Cory Reinhard scored 1 segment win to finish 7th. Tom Wenner scored 2 segment wins finishing 8th. Billy Decker had a good run on way to a 9th place effort. Savannah Cunnius scored her 2nd Top 10 finish of the year, finishing 10th.

11th Randy Haydt / 12th Gary Hetrick / 13th Toby Reinhard / 14th Jim LeVan 15th Scott Bender


Action at the track

Close racing in BB finish as 3rd to 7th were separated by 22 pieces of track. Shane’s win in the SB  made it 6 different winners in 6 races. Thanks to Tom Wenner for the snacks and drinks we all enjoyed, also to Mark for those great Brownies and to Billy and Linda Decker for the fine cake. Congrats to this year Big Block and Small Block point champion Mark Williams, both the season Reviews will be coming in a couple of weeks.

All Photos by: Scott Bender