August 5, 2017- South Buxton Raceway Summary

August 5, 2017- South Buxton Raceway Summary

Written by  Kerri Wright on %AM, %07 %595 %2017 %09:%Aug

MERLIN, ON (August 6, 2017)- Kyle Gill #87 brought home another Auto Tech Sales and Service Bomber Feature. Gill, who won his heat race is currently the points leader for the Bomber class. He thanked his family, crew and sponsors for
helping him be able to continue his current Feature Win streak. Carter Pickering #23 brought home second and Carter Coles #2EZ brought home third.

Brad Bloomfield #11 was the Sun Parlour Trailer Sport Stock Feature Winner. After “nailing his car setup” Bloomfield won both his heat race and Feature race Saturday night. Bloomfield, who is no stranger to the Winner’s Circle is slowly creeping up to the first place Sport Stock Points Position. Willie Vyse #2 finished the Feature Second and Tyler Lozon #66 finished third.

For the second time this season, Jason Haskell #RH94 was the West Side Performance Plus Late Model Feature Winner. After winning his heat race, Haskell maintained an impressive lead during the feature race. With a best lap time of 16.009 seconds, Haskell drove hard and was in a race all his own. Haskell thanked his family for all of their support and his sponsors for allowing him to do what he loves every week. Brad Authier #1A brought home second place and Jim Jones #34
brought home third.

Drew Smith driving for the #6M Justin Mills car was the Schinkels Gourmet Meat Modified Feature Winner. Smith, who fought hard to pass Eugene Hoekstra #36 waited patiently to pass on the bottom of the track.

Smith was met in the Winner’s Circle with Justin Mills Father who said “ I didn’t think he could do it, not with that motor, I bet that’s the smallest motor out here”.

Smith thanked his sponsors, his crew for all of their help getting him to the Feature Win and most importantly his wife and daughter Emma. Louis Clements #3C brought home second and Mario Tonilio #14 brought home third.

Marshall Hereygers #31 who has not been a stranger to the Winners Circle this race season was Saturday nights Chatham Pro Shop Mini Mod Feature Winner. After making a couple adjustments on his car -which included a special grind to his tires, Hereygers was able to win both his heat race and feature race Saturday Night. Hereygers thanked everyone for coming out and supporting him and the Race Track he also thanked his family and sponsors. West Bertozzi #K9 brought home second and Elliot Wilton #1 brought home third.

Please join us next Saturday August 12th for the SOS Sprints. August 19th will be the Rick Haskell Memorial Late Model Race and the JR Fan Club will be having their fan party the same night.

 

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