Fastest times lead to feature wins
SANDS – Three of the four feature winners also had the fastest times of the day during the weekly racing Saturday held at the Sands Speedway on Saturday.
In Purestock, feature winner Wayne Goodwin also turned the fastest lap time of 17.791 seconds; in 4-Cylinder Modified, Ross Olsen Jr. was feature winner and fastest in 17.091; and in Late Model, Darryl Britton took the feature and fastest time in 15.011.
Super Stock was wide open with four racers making claims to heat, feature and fastest time titles – Chris Lucas carried off the feature, Steve Pepin and Ray Keskimaki each took a heat, and Todd Yelle was fastest around the track in 16.402 seconds.
Here are full results for heat and feature races from July 26:
Purestock – Heat: 1st, Joe Holm; 2nd, Wayne Goodwin; 3rd, Gage Nutt; 4th, Kyle McMahon; 5th, Jerry Bartlett (alternate driver for Collin Cavin); 6th, Brandon Strohm; 7th, JJ Holm; 8th, James Fortin Jr. Feature: 1st, Goodwin; 2nd, Nutt; 3rd, McMahon; 4th, Bartlett; 5th, JJ Holm; 6th, Strohm; 7th, Fortin; 8th, Joe Holm
4-Cylinder Modified – Heat: 1st, Jeremy Yelle; 2nd, Ross Olsen Jr.; 3rd, Wyatt Goodwin; 4th, John Holliday. Feature: 1st, Olsen; 2nd, Yelle; 3rd, Goodwin; 4th, Holliday
Super Stock – Heat 1: 1st, Steve Pepin; 2nd, Chris Lucas; 3rd, Terry Royer; 4th, Jeff Solomon; 5th, Todd Maki; 6th, Shane Miller. Heat 2: 1st, Ray Keskimaki; 2nd, Ross Olsen Sr.; 3rd, Kathie Waselesky; 4th, Stan Wittler; 5th, Darryl Wirkula; 6th, Todd Yelle. Feature: 1st, Lucas; 2nd, Wittler; 3rd, Keskimaki; 4th, Wirkula; 5th, Yelle; 6th, Maki; 7th, Olsen; 8th, Waselesky; 9th, Solomon; 10th, Pepin
Late Model – Heat: 1st, Pete Polini; 2nd, Jason Stanaway; 3rd, Darryl Britton; 4th, Gary McAuliffe; 5th, Scott St. Aubin; 6th, Allan Yelle; 7th, Rob Goodwin; 8th, Josh Ball; 9th, Larry Peterson. Feature: 1st, Britton; 2nd, Goodwin; 3rd, Polini; 4th, Yelle; 5th, McAuliffe; 6th, Ball; 7th, St. Aubin; 8th, Peterson; 9th, Stanaway
Waselesky claims feature
On July 12, Katie Waselesky won her first feature race in the Super Stock division in a field of a dozen racers.
Two other racers doubled up, taking both heat and feature titles – Darryl Britton in Late Model and Jeremy Yelle in 4-Cylinder Modified. In addition, Britton also posted the fastest lap in his division of 15.05 seconds.
Other fastest times included Kyle McMahon, 17.78 seconds in Purestock; Ross Olsen Jr., 17.01 in 4-Cylinder Modified; and Ross Olsen Sr., 16.42 in Super Stock.
Here are the heat and feature results:
Purestock – Heat: 1st, Gage Nutt; 2nd, Cory Carter; 3rd, Joe Holm; 4th, Kyle McMahon; 5th, Collin Cavin; 6th, Brandon Strohm; 7th, Gerald Lannaville; 8th, JJ Holm. Feature: 1st, Cavin; 2nd, Strohm; 3rd, Carter; 4th, JJ Holm; 5th, McMahon; 6th, Joe Holm; 7th, Nutt
4-Cylinder Modified – Heat: 1st, Jeremy Yelle; 2nd, Ross Olsen Jr.; 3rd, Wyatt Goodwin; 4th, John Holliday; 5th, Anthony Schiefelbein; 6th, Travis Prisk. Feature: 1st, Yelle; 2nd, Goodwin; 3rd, Olsen; 4th, Holliday; 5th, Schiefelbein; 6th, Prisk
Super Stock – Heat 1: 1st, Stan Wittler; 2nd, Chris Lucas; 3rd, Todd Yelle; 4th, Jeff Solomon; 5th, Bob Lewis; 6th, Todd Maki. Heat 2: 1st, Ray Keskimaki; 2nd, Darryl Wirkula; 3rd, Steve Pepin; 4th, Kathy Waselesky; 5th, Shane Miller; 6th, Ross Olsen Sr. Feature: 1st, Waselesky; 2nd, Wirkula; 3rd, Keskimaki; 4th, Yelle; 5th, Olsen; 6th, Lucas; 7th, Pepin; 8th, Miller; 9th, Maki; 10th, Solomon; 11th, Lewis; 12th, Wittler
Late Model – Heat: 1st, Darryl Britton; 2nd, Rob Goodwin; 3rd, Allan Yelle; 4th, Gary McAuliffe; 5th, Pete Polini; 6th, Putch Bentley; 7th, Larry Peterson. Feature: 1st, Britton; 2nd, Goodwin; 3rd, Yelle; 4th, Bentley; 5th, Peterson; 6th, Polini; 7th, McAuliffe
Information compiled by Journal Sports Editor Steve Brownlee.