Dunn Hill 2 Speedway
Friday, June 15, 2012
World Products Empire State Series Feature at Dunn Hill 2 Pays $1,000 to Win
by Bill Martin
MONROETON, Pa. -- A top check of $1,000 is on the line next Wednesday, June 20, when the World Products Empire State Series for IMCA Modifieds makes a foray to Dunn Hill 2 Speedway at Monroeton.
The third tour event of the season does double duty as a qualifier for the 2012 Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational ballot. Chris Fleming of Union Springs, N.Y., and Eddie Sites of Monroeton were series winners at Dunn Hill 2 last year.
Sites is the defending series champion and current point leader.
Pit gates and the grandstand open at 5 p.m. Hot laps are at 7 p.m. with racing to follow. Grandstand admission is $10 for adults, $5 for kids ages 6-12 and free for five and under. Pit passes are $25.
More information is available by calling 570 268-3732 and at the www.dunnhill2speedway.com website.
Winners of the first two tour features this season were Pennsylvania pilots Jim Yoder of Selinsgrove and Dale Schweikart of Linden.
The fourth of nine 2012 Empire State Series events is the Monday, July 2 show at Five Mile Point Speedway in Kirkwood, N.Y.
World Products Empire State Series top 20 point standings – 1. Eddie Sites, Monroeton, 77; 2. Dale Schweikart, Linden, 76; 3. Mark Griffin, Canton, 71; 4. Rich McNeal Jr., Towanda, 69; 5. Mike Smith, Arkport, N.Y., 68; 6. Kevan Cook, Constantia, N.Y., and Joshua Van Tassell, Auburn, N.Y., both 65; 8. Rich Karlnoski, Dundee, N.Y., 55; 9. Chris Fleming, Union Springs, N.Y., 54; 10. Gary Roberts, Afton, N.Y., 51; 11. Michael Stoddard, Binghamton, N.Y., 42; 12. Jim Yoder, Selinsgrove, 40; 13. Matt Roberts, Afton, N.Y., 39; 14. Shawn Bruce, Troy, 37; 15. Mike Wilbur, Spencer, N.Y., 35; 16. Dan Searls, Groton, N.Y., and David Yehl, Elmira, N.Y., both 33; 18. Sonny Terry, Towanda, 32; 19. Tyler Stoddard, Binghamton, N.Y., and Eric Palski, Williamsport, both 29.