June 19th, 2010 - Bubba Broderick Wins the
P. J. Johnson Valone Ford ASCS Patriot Sprint Memorial
Scott Johnson Wins Super Late Model Feature
at Stateline Speedway

By Glenn Slocum

Busti, NY Saturday June 19th, 2010: Pop up storms slowed the racing action at Stateline Speedway as track crew and racers fought to keep the racing surface. Scott Johnson notched his second feature win of the season extending his point lead in the Super Late Model division. Johnson passed early leader Darrell Bossard on lap sixteen then survived several cautions and a late race charge by Chris Hackett for the win.

Bubba Broderick took advantage of early leader Scott Bonnellís mechanical problems then mastered lap traffic winning his second ASCS feature of the season and the third of his career.

John Boardman took control of the Super Sportsman feature on lap three for his second win of the season.

Dave Hess Jr. passed Alex Froman with two laps to go winning his first E-Mod feature of the season.

Brandon Groters won his fifth Spectator feature extending his point lead.

Kelly Frederes won his fourth Outlaw Cadet feature in a caution filled event.

Scott Dellahoy led just the final two laps winning the Menís and Ladies combined Super Challenger feature.

Darrell Bossard and point leader Scott Johnson were on the front row for the Super Late Model feature. Bossard won the race to turn one and led Johnson by a nose to end the first lap. A lap two spin by Chevy Scott brought out the yellow. Bossard, Johnson, Bump Hedman and John Volpe were the restart leaders. On lap three Nathan Short spun collecting George LaBarbera, Charles Supplee and Andy Boozel. Chad Valone used the restart to move into the top four as Bossard lead the way. Volpe nearly spun on lap six losing three spots. Valone slowed with right rear flat but could not clear the speedway and was struck by Scott Gurdak. Bossard, Johnson, Hedman, Dick Barton, Eck and Volpe made up the top six for the lap eight restart. As the green fell LaBarbera lost a wheel bring out the yellow for the fourth time in seven laps. Valone returned and Barton left the speedway during the caution period. Valoneís problems continued as he spun bringing out the fifth yellow with 11 laps complete. Valone, Scott and Supplee tangled on lap twelve for caution six. Johnson make his move on lap sixteen nipping Bossard at the line then won lap latter Hackett tapped Bossard spinning Bossard for caution seven. Johnson, Hackett, Hedman, Eck, and Volpe were the leaders for the restart with eight laps remaining. Gurdak spun to avoid a slowing Hedman on the restart for caution eight. Eck moved up to third, Volpe to fourth and Randy Lobb moved into fifth. With five laps remaining Johnson led Hackett by six car lengths and Eck trailed Hackett by fifteen car lengths. Caution nine happened for Supplee ending his night with 21 laps in the books and only nine starters remained. Hackett seemed to be catching Johnson then Johnson moved up high with Hackett cinching the win, his second of the season.

Scott Bonnell and Brad Knab led the ASCS Sprints onto the speedway. Bubba Broderick and Bryan Howland were in row two. Bonnell led the first circuit with Broderick second and Howland third. A twin spin by Doug Bowman and Shayne Ely brought out the yellow with five laps complete. Bonnell, Broderick, Howland, Brad Knab and Jared Zimbardi were the leaders. Bonnell broke an axel on the restart ending his evening up against the wall in turn two. Broderick became the new leader and twenty laps remained in the event. Broderick set sail with the green. Howland trailed by several car lengths and Zimbardi was third nearly a straight away behind. Lap traffic became a factor with ten laps remaining. Howland was able to close with the leader as they threaded thru lap traffic. With five remaining Howland was within striking distance and even tapped Broderick coming out of turn two. Two laps remained and lap cars continued to hamper the leaders. Broderick was able to thread the needle cinching the win his second of the season.

An incident on the start of the Super Sportsman feature ended with Ben Reed and Allen Haskins leaving the speedway connected to a wrecker. Jake Eller and Dan Nocero Jr. were the leaders after one. Jason Schumaker and Bob Hazzard stopped for the second caution. John Boardman fought his way to the front on the restart and two more laps were complete before the yellow flew for Schumaker spun in turn one. Boardman started on the outside for the restart and beat Eller to turn one for the lead. On lap later Eller fell to last weekís winner Joe Buccola Jr. Boardman controlled the remainder of the event his second win of the season.

Alex Froman and Tom Hagberg made up the front row of the E-Mod feature event. Froman led the first lap and Mark Gilbert and Chet Sheets spun for the first caution. Gilbert was able to continue but Sheets left the speedway on a hook. It was Froman out front for lap two with Hagberg right outside followed by John Boyd and Scott Gurdak. Dave Hess Jr. fell back to fifth then on lap seven began to move forward, taking third form Boyd then two laps later second from Hagberg. Gurdak retired on lap twelve and Greg Johnson joined the top five. With five laps remaining Froman led Hess by 15 car lengths. A lap seventeen spin by Boyd allowed the field to close with Froman. Froman, Hess, Hagberg, Johnson and Brian Fardink were the restart leaders. Head starter Mark Matthews waived off the first attempted restart then liked the second better. Hess used the high side to just nip Froman at the line with two to go. Once Hess took the lead Froman was unable to mount a challenge giving Hess his first E-Mod win of the season.

Jim Britt was leading the Spectator feature when the yellow flew for Josh Crull on lap two. A multi-car incident on the restart caused when Matt Swanson crossed the speedway in front of most of the field. Britt led followed by Kevin Hill, Nicholas Mohawk Bryan Johnson and Brandon Groters. Mike Moon spun on lap three for the third yellow just after Britt nearly spun losing two spots and turning the lead over to Hill. Brian Wilson stopped in the pit entrance drawing the fourth caution of the race. Groters charged to the front on lap four then the yellow flew for Crull once more. 12 of the 22 cars remained for the lap six restart. Groters quickly began to distance him self from the field once the green flew. Mohawk spun collecting Britt with ten laps complete. Ken Drake lost a wheel on the restart for caution six. Groters ran the final five laps unchallenged for his fifth win.

Stan Davis Jr. and Kelly Frederes led the Outlaw Cadets on their pace lap. Frederes was first by the flag leading lap one. Davis was second followed by Steve Kania. A back stretch spin by John Cline caused the first caution with two laps complete. Steve Moynihan and Chad Schauers brought out yellow number two on lap five. Frederes, Kania, Davis, Glenn Slaney and Ryan Scott were the leaders. Jermin Strickland and Troy Dorman brought out yellow three with five complete. Brian Crandall spun collecting several cars for caution four. Frederes and Kania continued to lead the event with Slaney third. John Cline, Paul Hines, Schauers and Moynihan caused caution five with eleven laps complete. Frederes could not shake Kania thru the final laps and Kania moved to Frederes quarter panel on the final lap but could not complete the pass.

Management tried a new format for the Challenger classes. The top five from the menís and womenís heats started the Challenger feature. Dale Hines did half a roll on lap three for the first caution as Randy Beckstrom and Scott Dellahoy Jr. led. Kyle Jackson made hard contact with the back stretch concrete for the second caution with just two laps remaining. Dellahoy led by a nose after the white flag and just beat Beckstrom for the win.

ASCS Patriot Sprints

Heat 1: Bubba Broderick Brookville CT, Scott Bonnell Fairview Pa, Brad Knab Delevan NY, Jared Zimbardi Little Valley NY, George Suprick Clark Summit PA, Kevin Ward Port Layden NY, Doug Bowman London Ontario, Derrick Jonathan Lewiston NY

Heat 2: Dylan Swiernik Port Layden NY, Don Adamczyk Williamsville NY, Tim Kelley Rock Stream NY, Bryan Howland Auburn NY, Shane Ely Factoryville PA, Kyle Moffit South Dayton NY, Vern Wasson Jersey Shore PA, Gary Troutman Andover NY

Dash: Kevin Ward Port Layden NY, George Suprick Clark Summit PA, Kyle Moffit South Dayton NY, Shane Ely Factoryville PA, Derrick Jonathan Lewiston NY.

Feature: Bubba Broderick Brookfield CT. Bryan Howland Auburn NY, Jared Zimbardi Little Valley NY, George Suprick Clarks Summit PA, Tim Kelly Rock Stream NY, Don Adamczyk Williamsville NY, Kevin Ward Port Layden NY, Brad Knab Delevan NY, Kyle Moffit South Dayton NY, Vern Wasson Jersey Shore PA, Derrick Jonathan Lewiston NY, Gary Troutman Andover NY, Scott Bonnell Fairview PA, Shayne Ely Factoryville PA, Doug Bowman London Ontario, Dylan Swiernik Port Layden NY

Super Late Model

Heat 1: Darrell Bossard Centerville PA, Bump Hedman Sugar Grove PA, Randy Lobb Jamestown NY, Dick Barton Ashville NY, Nathan Short Panama NY

Heat 2: Scott Johnson Wattsburg PA, John Volpe Lakewood NY, Chad Valone Warren PA, Doug Eck Corry PA, Rod Maloy Panama NY

Feature: Scott Johnson Wattsburg PA, Chris Hackett Corry PA, Doug Eck Corry PA, John Volpe Lakewood NY, Dave Hess Jr. Waterford PA, Randy Lobb Jamestown NY, Rod Maloy Panama NY, Darrell Bossard Centerville PA, Scott Gurdak Bear Lake PA, Wendell Pinckney Albion PA, Charles Supplee Rock Creek OH, Bump Hedman Sugar Grove PA, Andy Boozel Clymer NY, Chad Valone Warren PA, Chevy Scott, Dick Barton Ashville NY, George Labarbera Sugar Grove PA, Nathan Short Panama NY

E-Mod

Heat 1: Greg Johnson Busti NY, John Boyd Waterford PA, Scott Gurdak Bear Lake PA, Alex Froman Ashville NY, Tim Rockwell Salamanca NY

Heat 2: Justin Carlson Sherman NY, Brian Fardink Sherman NY, Dave Hess Jr. Waterford PA, Tom Hagberg Warren PA, Chris Couchenour Ashville NY

Feature: Dave Hess Jr. Waterford PA, Alex Froman Ashville NY, Greg Johnson Busti NY, Tom Hagberg Warren PA, Brian Fardink Sherman NY, Chris Couchenour Ashville NY, Ron Seeley Youngsville PA, Troy Carr Kennedy NY, Shane Crotty Corry PA, David Shagla Sugar Grove PA

Outlaw Cadet

Heat 1: Stan Davis Jr. Jamestown NY, Chad Schauers Frewsburg NY, Steve Kania Waterford PA, Glen Slaney Union City PA, Brian Crandall Stockton NY

Heat 2: Kelly Frederes Russell PA, Ryan Scott, John Chine Falconer NY, Rodney Thoms Sherman NY, Chad Carlson Lakewood NY

Feature: Kelly Frederes Russell PA, Steve Kania Waterford PA, Glen Slaney Union City PA, Ryan Scott, Tyler Green Corry PA, Stan Davis Jr. Jamestown NY, Steve Moynihan Jamestown NY, Brian Crandall Stockton NY, John Chine Falconer NY

Super Sportsman

Feature: John Boardman Jamestown NY, Joe Buccola Jr. Falconer NY, Dan Nocero Jr. Jamestown NY, Wade Watson Ashville NY, Jake Eller Erie PA, Pete Volpe, Mike Burnham Frewsburg NY, Mike Genco Jamestown NY, Jason Schumaker, Robert Hazzard Frewsburg NY

Spectator

Heat 1: Ken Drake Jamestown NY, Eric Paulus Mayville NY, Rob Brown Smethport PA, Brandon Pierce Sinclairville NY, Kevin Hill Gowanda NY

Heat 2: Matt Harvey Jamestown NY, Brandon Groters Bear Lake PA, Mike Moon Brocton NY, Nathan Earle Garland PA, Sam Courson Cassadaga NY

Feature: Brandon Groters Bear Lake PA, Sam Courson Cassadaga NY, James Britt Dunkirk NY, Kevin Golden Frewsburg NY, Mike Moon Brocton NY, Nicholas Mohawk Irving NY, Nathan Earle Garland PA, Ken Drake Jamestown NY, Bryan Johnson Ashville NY, Kevin Hill Gowanda NY

Super Challenger

Heat 1: Dale Haines Warren PA, Kyle Jackson Cherry Creek NY, Allen Yarbrough Jamestown NY, Calvin Thomson Corry PA, Scott Dellahoy Jr. Sinclairville NY

Heat 2: Greg Rockwell Garland PA, Randy Beckstrom Frewsburg NY, Jeff Lamb Panama NY, Joshua Beckstrom Frewsburg NY, Aaron Liberati Jamestown NY

Heat 3: Jimmy Diabo Gerry NY, Richard Langer Sherman NY, Austin Karash Panama NY, Tracy Paxton Jamestown NY, Jeremiah Blystone Youngsville PA

Feature: Scott Dellahoy Jr. Sinclairville NY, Randy Beckstrom Frewsburg NY, Jimmy Diabo Gerry NY, Aaron Liberati Jamestown NY, Jeff Lamb Panama NY, Joshua Beckstrom Frewsburg NY, Austin Karash Panama NY, Richard Langer Sherman NY, Tracy Paxton Jamestown NY, Jeremiah Blystone Youngsville PA

Lady Challenger

Heat 1: Tawny Crocker Pittsfield PA, Stephanie Hilyer Jamestown NY, Tabetha Houser North East PA, Stephanie Devereaux Lakewood NY, Sherrie Jackson Jamestown NY