June 4th, 2011

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June 4th, 2011 Dave Hess Jr. Wins Davies and Sons ULMS Super Late Model Lynn Seamens Memorial at Stateline Speedway
By Glenn Slocum

Saturday June 4th, 2011 Busti, NY: Stateline Speedway managed to stay dry as rain narrowly missed the speedway all evening. The Davies and Sons sponsored ULMS Super Late Model Lynn Seamens Memorial was the featured event and there were 25 drivers on hand to try for the $4,000 winners share. Dave Hess Jr. bested the field over taking Randy Lobb on lap ten then survived several cautions for his thirteenth career win at Stateline and his first ULMS victory. Chris Hackett was the runner up and Dennis Lunger was third.

Keith Lamb won the first make up Super Challenger feature and Rory Houser won the second makeup then the first scheduled feature and Scott Dellahoy won the final one.

Paul Nelson came from his 12th starting spot to win his first Spectator feature of the season.

Chad Carlson made it two in a row with his Outlaw Cadet win and Steve Kania held off veteran Glen Slaney for second.

Brent Rhebergen won a time shortened E-Mod feature his second win in as many weeks.

Steve Dixon missed a late race incident that wiped out half the field for his first Crate Late win in 2011.

Dan Nocero Jr. led from the start for his first Super Sportsman win.

Kevin Hill led the first lap of the Spectator feature which ended in a yellow with three cars tangled up on the front straight. Josh Crull spun in the middle of the pack collecting Dennis Asel and 24s. Steve Keith led lap two but a seven car incident brought out yellow number two. Crull and Asel were involved and because of the two yellow rule had to exit the speedway. Keith and John Britt were the restart leaders. Two laps under green then the third yellow as Britt spun then stopped on the edge of the speedway. Kyle Weilacher was the runner up for the restart. Paul Nelson became the new leader on lap 7. Sam Courson spun with ten complete for caution four. Nelson, Keith, Weilacher, Mike Moon were the restart leaders. Weilacher lost third on lap twelve with a spin which did not bring out a caution. At the checkers it was Nelson, Keith and Moon.

Andy Kania and Randy Lobb were on the front row of ULMS Lynn Seamens Memorial. Jim Mason spun into the infield on the first circuit, Lobb led with Kania second, Rod Maloy third, Chris Hackett fourth and Dick Barton fifth. It was three wide at past the flag stand for the restart and Maloy had troubles in turn one for the second caution. Hackett and Barton were up a spot and Dave Hess Jr. was fifth. Lobb elected to start off the pole but the yellow immediately followed the green. Dutch Davies has spun into the infield at the exit of turn two. Lobb stayed up against the cushion and finally completed lap two. Hess went under Kania on lap four to chase Lobb for the lead. Hackett was the next to put Kania back a spot. Kania spun collecting several cars for caution number four. Six of the thirty laps were complete. Hess charged into turn one and easily beat Lobb out of two to become the new leader. Hess was extending his lead as Lobb had to contend with a hard pressing Hackett. At the middle point of the race Hess led Lobb and Hackett ten car lengths and began contending with lap traffic. Lobb was able to put some distance between him self and Hackett but could not close with Hess. Barton was the next to have problems with a spin in turn one. Six laps remained. The top three remained the same with Dennis Lunger fourth and Doug Eck fifth. Maloy and Pete Alspaugh tangled with Maloy ending up making hard contact with the turn one concrete for caution six. Lobb fell to fourth on the restart as Lunger grabbed third with three laps remaining. Hell took the white with a five car length lead and held it to the checkers for his thirteenth Super Late Model win at Stateline.

Chad Carlson, Mike Moore and Chad Schauers were the early leaders of the Outlaw Cadet feature. Brian Larson slowed bringing out the caution on lap four. Tyler Green and Stan Davis brought out the second yellow on the restart. Schauers spun in front of the field on lap four for caution three. Steve Kania was third for the restart. Ryan Scott and John Cline brought out the yellow on the restart and during the yellow Schauers left the speedway on the hook. Two laps after the restart Kania was second and Glen Slaney third. Cline and Paul Himes brought out caution five. Moore spun on the next circuit for caution six. Carlson, Kania, Slaney, Kelly Frederes and Paul Norman Jr. were the leaders. Cline lost the handle again with eleven laps in the books collecting Moore and Jake Finnerty for caution number seven. The battle was for second as Carlson easily controlled the top spot. Kania was able to hold off a relentless Slaney thought the final laps for second.

Cale Crocker led 30 E-Mods to Mark Matthews green flag. The first start was waived off but the second attempt was successful. Crocker won the race to turn one and the end of the first lap it was Crocker, Dave Shagla, Scott Gurdak and Vic Vena. Three cars caused the second caution with two laps complete. Gurdak led at the end of lap three with Crocker in tow, Shagla was third, last week’s winner Brent Rhebergen fourth. A three car tangle caused caution three on lap seven. Steve Huling, Jordan John and Anthony Marotto were the cars involved. Jaik Halpainy spun on the restart for caution four. On the restart the yellow flew once more and Gurdak pulled in to the pits with mechanical problems placing Crocker back on top. The restart brought out caution six. Rhebergen moved up to challenge Crocker and made the pass stick on lap nine. Then one lap later caution seven occurred for a slowing John Boyd. Rhebergen, Dan Davies, Cale Crocker, Shagla and Vena were the leaders. Davies powered by Rhebergen then caution eight putting Rhebergen back in front. Officials called the race on the next caution with just 11 laps completed awarding the win to Brent Rhebergen his second win in a row.

The front row for the Crate Late feature was Dennis Lunger and John Lacki the only Crate drivers with wins in 2011. Several cars tangled coming out of turn two on the second lap ending with Jr. Peters stopped on the edge of the speedway. Lunger lost two spot on lap two as John Haggerty took second and Steve Dixon third. Dixon crowded under Haggerty on lap five and set off after Lacki. Haggerty lost the handle on lap seventeen and after the yellow flew several other cars spun, two in turn one and two in turn four. After several attempts Dixon had finally passed Lacki for the lead just before the last caution. Dixon, Lacki, Chad Silleman, Lunger and Bob Dorman were the leaders. A nine car caution occurred just after the restart as Dorman got sideways and the closely packed field had no where to go. Nine cars remained for the final three laps of the race. Silleman passed Lacki for second with two to go as Dixon finished unchallenged.

Ben Eckstrom and Dan Nocero Jr. charged by pole sitter Orville Edward on the first circuit of the Super Sportsman feature. Nocero was the leader with Eckstrom second. Ben Burgess Jr. grabbed second just before the first caution with five lap complete. Wade Watson and Jake Eller brought out the second caution on the restart. A late race caution bunched the field behind Nocero. Nocero was up to the challenge easily beating Burgess and Joe Buccola Jr. to the finish.

Super Late Model

Heat 1: Dennis Lunger, Dick Barton Ashville NY, Pete Alspaugh Russell PA, Matt Urban, Mike Knight Ripley NY

Heat 2: Randy Lobb Jamestown NY, Rod Maloy Panama NY, Dave Hess Jr. Waterford PA, Nathan Short Panama NY, Chad Valone Jamestown NY

Heat 3: Chris Hackett Corry PA, Andy Kania Waterford PA, Bump Hedman Sugar Grove PA, Doug Eck Corry PA, Greg Oakes Franklinville NY

Feature: Dave Hess Jr. Waterford PA, Chris Hackett Corry PA, Dennis Lunger, Randy Lobb Jamestown NY, Doug Eck Corry PA, Greg Oakes Franklinville NY, Dutch Davies Warren PA, Mike Knight Ripley NY, Dick Barton Ashville NY, Bump Hedman Sugar Grove PA, Darrell Bossard Centerville PA, Scott Gurdak Bear Lake PA, Andy Kania Waterford PA, Dereck Frank Jamestown NY, Pete Alspaugh Russell PA, Rod Maloy Panama NY, Ryan Scott Garland PA, Chad Valone Jamestown NY, Nathan Short Panama NY, Matt Urban, Andy Boozel Clymer NY, John Lacki Sinclairville NY, Jim Mason Filmore NY

E-Mod

Heat 1: Cale Crocker Garland PA, Scott Gurdak Bear Lake PA, Brent Rhebergen Clymer NY, Dan Sasso Forestville NY, Randy Raynor Fredonia NY

Heat 2: David Shagla Sugar Grove PA, Ron Seeley Youngsville PA, John Boyd Waterford PA, Dustin Eckman Erie PA, Richard Michael Jr. Ischua NY

Heat 3: Vic Vena Shinglehouse PA, Justin Carlson, Leonard Enos Russell PA, Dan Davies Warren PA, Jaik Halpainy Ashville NY

Feature: Brent Rhebergen Clymer NY, Dan Davies Warren PA, Cale Crocker Garland PA, David Shagla Sugar Grove PA, Vic Vena Shinglehouse PA, Justin Carlson Sherman NY, Randy Hall Olean NY, Mike Eschrich Mt. Jewett PA, Greg Johnson Jamestown NY, Brian Fardink Sherman NY

Outlaw Cadet

Heat 1: Chad Carlson Lakewood NY, Paul Himes Lakewood NY, Glen Slaney Union City PA, Tyler Green Corry PA, Jake Finnerty Panama NY

Heat 2: Chad Schauers Frewsburg NY, Mike Moore Russell PA, Steve Kania Waterford PA, Stan Davis Jr. Jamestown NY, Ryan Scott Garland PA

Feature: Chad Carlson Lakewood NY, Steve Kania Waterford PA, Glen Slaney Union City PA, Kelly Frederes Russell PA, Tyler Green Corry PA, Steve Moynihan Jamestown NY, Ryan Scott Garland PA, Paul Norman Jr. Gerry NY, Stan Davis Jr. Jamestown NY, Mike Moore Russell PA

 

Super Sportsman

Heat 1: Clint Haskins Jamestown NY, Dan Nocero Jr. Jamestown NY, Ben Burgess Jr. Sherman NY, Doug Francis Edinboro PA, David Stein Sinclairville NY

Heat 2: Wade Watson Ashville NY, Mike Kosinski Ashville NY, Ben Eckstrom Sugar Grove PA, Orville Edward Iii Falconer NY, Joe Buccola Jr. Falconer NY

Feature: Dan Nocero Jr. Jamestown NY, Ben Burgess Jr. Sherman NY, Joe Buccola Jr. Falconer NY, Mike Kosinski Ashville NY, Doug Francis Edinboro PA, Ben Eckstrom Sugar Grove PA, David Stein Sinclairville NY, Orville Edward Iii Falconer NY, Scott Lawson Jamestown NY, Allen Haskins Sinclairville NY

Spectator

Heat 1: Matt Sampson Warren PA, Damon Lewis Great Valley NY, John Britt Dunkirk NY, Sam Conti Kennedy NY, Cody Bliss Ashville NY

Heat 2: Sam Courson Cassadaga NY, Elaine Best Jamestown NY, Brian Crandall Stockton NY, Ted Mascho Hinsdale NY, Brad Strickland Jamestown NY

Heat 3: Dennis Asel Kane PA, Jason Covey Clymer NY, Paul Nelson Ashville NY, Gary Fisher North East PA, Kyle Weilacher Lakewood NY

Feature: Paul Nelson Ashville NY, Steve Keith Jr Clymer NY, Mike Moon Brocton NY, Jason Covey Clymer NY, Nicholas Mohawk Irving NY, Brian Crandall Stockton NY, Gary Fisher North East PA, Ted Mascho Hinsdale NY, Matt Sampson Warren PA, Cody Bliss Ashville NY

Super Challenger

First Feature: Keith Lamb Panama NY, Chris Knisley Jamestown NY, Casey Burch Jamestown NY, Skip Jackson Jamestown NY, Travis Darling Jamestown NY, Randy Beckstrom Frewsburg NY, Scott Dellahoy Jr. Sinclairville NY, Dustin Lamb Jamestown NY, Jimmy Diabo Sinclairville NY, Aaron Liberati Busti NY

Second Feature: Rory Houser Westfield NY, Joshua Beckstrom Frewsburg NY, Austin Karash Panama NY, Dale Haines Warren PA, Larry Campbell Frewsburg NY, Jeremiah Blystone Youngsville PA, John Kent Ashville NY, Tawny Crocker Pittsfield PA, Sherwood Potter Ashville NY, Kenneth Hultin Panama NY

Third Feature: Rory Houser Westfield NY, Kevin Covell Sugar Grove PA, Dale Haines Warren PA, Skip Jackson Jamestown NY, Austin Karash Panama NY, Todd Dean Jamestown NY, Larry Campbell Frewsburg NY, Keith Lamb Panama NY, Chris Knisley Jamestown NY, Jason Black Spring Creek PA

Fourth Feature: Scott Dellahoy Jr. Sinclairville NY, Dustin Lamb Jamestown NY, Preston Matve Celeron NY, Joshua Beckstrom Frewsburg NY, Aaron Liberati Busti NY, Randy Beckstrom Frewsburg NY, Kyle Jackson, Jeremiah Blystone Youngsville PA, Travis Darling Jamestown NY, Tabetha Houser Frewsburg NY

Crate Late Model

Heat 1: Dennis Lunger Jr. Albion PA, John Haggerty Olean NY, Bob Dorman Stockton NY, Chad Silleman South Dayton NY, Matthew Harvey Jamestown NY

Heat 2: John Lacki Sinclairville NY, Steve Dixon Smethport PA, Justin Tatlow Franklinville NY, Bob Kish Belfast NY, Ed Carley Freedom NY

Feature: Steve Dixon Smethport PA, Chad Silleman South Dayton NY, John Lacki Sinclairville NY, Dennis Lunger Jr. Albion PA, Bob Kish Belfast NY, Kyle Scott Garland PA, Brad Mesler Wellsville NY, John Haggerty Olean NY, Brian Haggerty Olean NY, Bob Dorman Stockton NY, Ed Carley Freedom NY, Matthew Harvey Jamestown NY, Matt Cobb Bradford PA, Garret Stephen Williamsville NY, Darwin Peters Jr. Olean NY, Justin Tatlow Franklinville NY