June 13th, 2009


June 13th, 2009 - Mike Moore Wins Jen Carlson Memorial Outlaw Cadet Special On
M.A.C. Truck Parts & Chadís Ring & Pinion Night
Scott Johnson Super Late Model Winner
at Stateline Speedway

By Glenn Slocum

Busti, NY: Rookie Damian Bidwell passed veteran Mike Moon to notch his first Spectator win. Mike Moore extended his Outlaw Cadet point lead winning the Jen Carlson Memorial race his third win of the season. Scott Johnson survived a last lap dash to win his second Super Late Model feature with Doug Eck from twenty-first to second. Ron Seeley won his second E-Mod feature of the season in a caution strewn twenty lap event. Jake Eller survived a late race caution winning his second Super Sportsman feature of the season. Stephanie Hilyer led from initial green to win her fourth feature of the season. Rick Karash won the first Super Challenger feature from his fifteenth starting spot and Jamie Hebner came from twenty second to win the second on the final lap.

Chad Schauers and Mike Moon were in row one for the Spectator feature with Damian Bidwell and Brian Wilson in row two. Moon led the first circuit but Brad Beckstrom and Skip Jackson tangled in turn three bringing out the caution flag. Moon led after the restart with Schauers back in second as Bidwell slipped to fourth. Matt Harvey and John Britt brought out the second yellow with four laps complete. Moon, Schauers, Stan Davis Jr., Gary Fisher and Bidwell were the restart leaders. Point leader Aron Dascomb was sixth. Schauers nearly spun collecting Davis and the yellow followed the green. Moon, Fisher, Bidwell, Dascomb and Brandon Pierce were out front for the second lap five restart. Bidwell was second into turn one as Moon led lap five with Dascomb third. Dascomb and Bidwell were waging a heated battle for the runner up spot. Bidwell secured the spot as the yellow appeared once again this time for Brian Wilson. Ten of the fifteen laps were complete. Eight cars were involved in yellow going into turn one on the restart. Bidwell led lap eleven by a nose just before the yellow flew again. Nathan Earle and Beckstrom caused the caution. Bidwell was out in front by several car lengths with two to go, Moon was second with Dascomb third. The white flag was quickly followed by a yellow allowing the field to close with Bidwell. Harvey and Kevin Golden were the cause of the yellow. The rookie Bidwell ran the final lap like a veteran. Bidwell had to dodge a back marker as he came for the checkers his career first in the Spectator division.

Paul Himes led the first lap of the Jen Carlson Outlaw Cadet Memorial race with Brian Larson second. Several cars tangled on lap three with Chad Carlson and Leonard Enos the only two stopped for the yellow. Himes, John Cline, Adam Hilyer, Larson and Brian Crandall were the restart leaders. Larson spun on the restart collecting Chris Ottaway for caution number two. Point leader Mike Moore made an appearance in the top five after the restart as Himes led. Hilyer was second with Steve Moynihan third and Cline fourth. Moynihan passed Hilyer then Moore passed Hilyer. Himes run as the leader on lap eleven with a spin in turn one. Moynihan inherited the top spot with Moore second and Hilyer third. Enos stopped in the exit of turn two for caution four. Ten laps remained. Glen Slaney was up to third from his eighteenth starting spot. Moore grabbed the inside from Moynihan on lap fifteen and made the pass stick on sixteen to become the new leader. Hilyer brought out the final caution with two laps remaining. Moore won handily for his third visit to victory lane in 2009.

Doug Ricotta and John Lobb brought the Super Late Models onto the speedway for their feature event. Mark Matthews waived of the initial start then sent Lobb back to row to for the next start. Nathan Short was then second for the start. Ricotta led the first lap with Scott Johnson second followed by Rod Maloy and Short. They were three wide for fourth on lap four with Short, Chris Hackett and John Lobb fighting for the spot. Hackett took the spot with Lobb fifth. Hackett remained on the outside and the top tree stayed on the bottom and in just one lap Hackett passed the three leaders. Pete Alspaugh brought out the second caution with nine laps complete. Johnson grabbed the top spot on the restart running the inside with Hackett outside. Johnson began to build a lead over Hackett with Maloy a distant third. Dennis Lunger spun collecting Randy Lobb for the third yellow with thirteen of the twenty five laps complete. Johnson, Hackett, Maloy, Ricotta and John Lobb were the restart leaders. Scott Gurdak was sixth with point leader Chad Valone was seventh followed by Doug Eck. Eck jumped to fourth on the restart lap. With five laps remaining Johnson led Hackett by ten car lengths and Eck passed Maloy for third. Eck was the fastest car on the speedway but had a lot of ground to make up to catch Johnson. Lap traffic became a factor on the final lap but spin by Short set up a one lap dash for the win. Johnson, Hackett, Eck, Maloy, Gurdak, Valone, Ricotta, Darrell Bossard, John Lobb and Rich Gardner were the top ten. Johnson held on for the win and Eck beat Hackett to the line for second.

A lap one yellow collected five in the E-Mod feature. Dave Lyon, John Kelsey and Mike McGee were involved. Greg Johnson and Rich Michael Jr. were the leaders. The next start was a repeat with Bill Peterson and Michael spinning. Johnson remained the leader with Ron Seeley second followed by Mike Munsee and Jason Genco. Johnson led the first green flag lap with Seeley tucked into second and Munsee third. A lap five yellow for Rob Middleton slowed the field. Johnson, Seeley, Munsee, Scott Gurdak and Genco were the top five. Middleton lost the handle on the restart for caution four. Gurdak passed Munsee for third using the high side. Seeley made his move on lap seven to lead at the line. Michael spun coming out of turn two for caution five with eight laps complete. Seeley, Johnson, Gurdak, Justin Carlson and Genco led. McGee spun on the next circuit for caution six. One more lap was completed then yellow seven for Cale Crocker. Lyon slowed high in turn three for caution eight with fourteen complete. Johnson tested Seeley a lap after the restart then Alex Froman and Randy Raynor tangle for yellow nine. Johnson made contact with Gurdak on the restart sending Johnson around for yellow ten. Gurdak was sent to the back for the restart. Seeley, Carlson, Munsee, Genco and Troy Carr were the top five for the restart. Seeley ran the final laps unchallenged for his second win of the season.

Jake Eller came from seventh to lead the first lap of the Super Sportsman feature. Dan Nocero was second and Wade Watson third. Tom Kosinski lost the handle bringing out the caution with five laps complete. Pete Volpe moved into third on lap seven. The second caution occurred for Mike Genco stopped in turn two. Yellow followed the green with Kosinski the culprit. Nocero move up a lane on the speedway to get around Eller. Nocero could get alongside Eller but could not make the pass. Stephanie Deveraux spun for caution three with two laps remaining. Eller held on for the win his second of the season.

Super Late Model

Heat 1: Scott Johnson Wattsburg PA, Nathan Short Niobe NY, Dennis Lunger Jr. Albion PA, Ryan Scott Garland PA, Scott Gurdak Spring Creek PA

Heat 2: John Lobb Frewsburg NY, Rod Maloy Panama NY, Rich Gardner Waterford PA, George LaBarbera Sugar Grove PA, Andy Kania Waterford PA

Heat 3: Doug Ricotta Warsaw NY, Chris Hackett Corry PA, Chad Valone Warren PA, Dick Barton Ashville NY, Darrell Bossard Centerville PA

Feature: Scott Johnson Wattsburg PA, Doug Eck Corry PA, Chris Hackett Corry PA, Rod Maloy Panama NY, Scott Gurdak Spring Creek PA, Chad Valone Warren PA, Doug Ricotta Warsaw NY, Darrell Bossard Centerville PA, John Lobb Frewsburg NY, Dick Barton Ashville NY, Rich Gardner Waterford PA, Andy Boozel Clymer NY, Randy Lobb Jamestown NY, Pete Alspaugh Russell PA, George LaBarbera Sugar Grove PA, John Volpe Lakewood NY, Ryan Scott Garland PA, Ted Kosinski Lakewood NY, Dennis Lunger Jr. Albion PA, Andy Kania Waterford PA, Nathan Short Niobe NY, Chevy Scott Garland PA


Heat 1: Greg Johnson Busti NY, Ron Seeley Youngsville PA, Butch Southwell Warren PA, Cale Crocker Pittsfield PA, Troy Carr Kennedy NY

Heat 2: Richard Michael Jr. Ischua NY, Mike Munsee Corry PA, Dave Lyon Corry PA, Scott Gurdak Bear Lake PA, Justin Carlson Sherman NY

Heat 3: Bill Peterson Olean NY, Jason Genco Jamestown NY, Alex Froman Lakewood NY, John Kelsey Sherman NY, Michael McGee Dewittville NY

Feature: Ron Seeley Youngsville PA, Justin Carlson Sherman NY, Mike Munsee Corry PA, Jason Genco Jamestown NY, David Shagla Sugar Grove PA, Troy Carr Kennedy NY, Chris Couchenour Jamestown NY, Butch Southwell Warren PA, Steve Huling Kennedy NY, Cale Crocker Pittsfield PA

Outlaw Cadet

Heat 1: Adam Hilyer Sheffield PA, John Cline Kennedy NY, Paul Himes Lakewood NY, Chris Ward Erie PA, Brian Larson Russell PA

Heat 2: Brian Crandall Stockton NY, Paul Norman Jr. Gerry NY, Steve Moynihan Jamestown NY, Kelly Frederes Russell PA, Leonard Enos Russell PA

Feature: Mike Moore Russell PA, Steve Moynihan Jamestown NY, Glen Slaney Union City PA, Kelly Frederes Russell PA, Chad Carlson Lakewood NY, Paul Norman Jr. Gerry NY, John Cline Kennedy NY, Paul Himes Lakewood NY, Leonard Enos Russell PA, Chris Ottaway Sherman NY

Super Sportsman

Heat 1: John Boardman Jamestown NY, Wade Watson Ashville NY, Dan Nocero Jr. Jamestown NY, Steve Kania Waterford PA, Pete Volpe Lakewood NY

Heat 2: Tom Kosinski Lakewood NY, Bob Hazzard Frewsburg NY, Ben Burgess Jr. Sherman NY, Ron Burgun Brocton NY, Mike Genco Jamestown NY


Jake Eller McKean PA, Dan Nocero Jr. Jamestown NY, Pete Volpe Lakewood NY, John Boardman Jamestown NY, Wade Watson Ashville NY, Joe Buccola Jr. Jamestown NY, Tom Kosinski Lakewood NY, Ben Burgess Jr. Sherman NY, Rick Sperry Kennedy NY, Stephanie Devereaux Lakewood NY


Heat 1: Chad Schauers Frewsburg NY, Kevin Hill Gowanda NY, Allen Haskins Ellington NY, Brad Beckstrom Frewsburg NY, Nathan Earle Garland PA

Heat 2: Dave Tackett, Jr. Ripley NY, Clarence Dickerson Sr. Kennedy NY, Matt Harvey Jamestown NY, Brian Wilson Jamestown NY, Brandon Pierce Sinclairville NY

Heat 3: Gary Fisher North East PA, Brandon Groters Bear Lake PA, Kevin Golden Frewsburg NY, Aron Dascomb Clymer NY, Damian Bidwell Eldred PA

Feature: Feature: Damian Bidwell Eldred PA, Mike Moon Brocton NY, Dave Tackett, Jr. Ripley NY, Aron Dascomb Clymer NY, Brandon Groters Bear Lake PA, Brandon Pierce Sinclairville NY, Jason Seekings Jamestown NY, Clarence Dickerson Sr. Kennedy NY, John Britt Dunkirk NY, Kevin Hill Gowanda NY

Super Challenger

First Feature: Rick Karash Jamestown NY, Josh Hebner Dunkirk NY, Randy Beckstrom Frewsburg NY, Chris Knisley Jamestown NY, Larry Campbell Frewsburg NY, Travis Darling Jamestown NY, Aaron Liberati Jamestown NY, Jon Pratt Jamestown NY, Allen Yarbrough Jamestown NY, Richard Langer Sherman NY

Second Feature: Jamie Hebner Stockton NY, Jonathan Hagg Youngsville PA, Joe Karash Jamestown NY, Dana Haner Sugar Grove PA, Scott Perrin Garland PA, Joe Huffman Bear Lake PA, Scott Doud Jamestown NY, Joshua Beckstrom Frewsburg NY, Calvin Thomson Corry PA, Nickolas Lamb Panama NY

Lady Challenger

Feature: Stephanie Hilyer Jamestown NY, Tawny Crocker Pittsfield PA, Annemarie Reed Erie PA, Cassi Dunn Garland PA, Tabetha Houser North East PA, Brenda Jackson Jamestown NY, Paula Mason Ashville NY, Kourtney Hall Greenhurst NY, Elaine Best Jamestown NY, Mary Hammond Bemus Point NY