SATURDAY, MAY 20TH
Oxford Championship Series
MAINE BUREAU OF
Watch for Motorcycles Night
SLMs, Street Stocks, Bandits,
& PASS MODS
OXFORD PLAINS SPEEDWAY
CHASE GARY SMITH ON
Oxford, Maine - Gary Smith of Bangor had the
hammer down on Saturday night, negotiating slower
traffic nicely while driving from fifth starting
position to victory lane in the 50-lap Super Late Model
race, headlining the Budweiser Championship Series stock
car racing card at Oxford Plains Speedway Saturday
Smith, celebrating 25 years with sponsor
Uncle Henry's, and the rest of the 25-car Super Late
Model field spent most of the race chasing Garrett Hall.
Only Smith could find his way past Hall's NAPA-sponsored
ride with the young Scarborough driver earning runner-up
Maine and New England Hall of Fame racing
legend Mike Rowe of Turner wowed his fans with an
impressive third-place run in the Fowler Casco Bay Ford
car. Reid Lanpher of Manchester crossed the finish line
in fourth position after starting 17th.
Tardiff of Lyman raced with the leaders throughout the
event and ended up in fifth spot as the checkered flag
waved. In the 12-lap Super Late Model heat races,
Lanpher, Tardiff and Oxford's Dennis Spencer, Jr. were
Bryce Mains of Bridgton made a
spectacular, three-wide move underneath a slower, lapped
car to take the lead away from West Poland's David
Whittier, then went on to win the 30-lap Allen's Coffee
Flavored Brandy Street Stock race.
the pace for more than half the race, with Mains unable
to get by until the race-long leader was forced wide by
the slower vehicle. Whittier easily hung on to
second-place after Mains got by, with third-place
performer Matt Dufault of Turner joining his winning
Rodney Williams Racing teammate on the podium.
Lisbon's Richard 'Flash' Spaulding was fourth in the
Street Stock 30-lapper, with the previous week's winner,
Billy Childs, Jr. of Leeds rounding out the top five.
Whittier and Childs scored 10-lap heat race victories
earlier in the evening.
Oxford's own Charlie
'Chachi' Hall dominated the 20-lap Bandits feature,
getting out in front of the 25-car pack early in the
race and only challenged briefly after a late-race
restart en route to his first win of the season.
Brian Hiscock of Turner was the best of the rest in the
Bandits class Former division champion Shaun Hinkley of
Oxford was the third-place finisher. Lewiston's Adam
O'Neil and hard-charging Tyler Green of Turner rounded
out the top five. Feature event winner Hall and Josh
Knoll of Mechanic Falls won heat races earlier on the
Tommy Tompkins of Carthage only led
the final circuit after charging from the back of the
pack, scoring his second consecutive Figure 8 triumph.
Tompkins took command after Eric Hodgkins, who led the
first 14 circuits in the 15-lap race, lost power
steering and spun mere seconds from possible victory.
Kyle Kilgore of South Paris also got by Hodgkins on
the final lap to claim runner-up honors. Hodgkins
claimed the third-place trophy, ahead of Minot's Dale
Lawrence and local Figure 8 legend David Smith of South
Saturday, May 27, 7:00 p.m. Budweiser Championship
Series with Super Late Models, Street Stocks, Bandits,
Figure 8 and Legends Cars divisions in action.
Also next weekend:
Monday, May 29, 2:00 p.m. Motor Mayhem 1 with enduro
races, spectator drags and other novelty auto racing
Oxford Plains Speedway is located at 877
Maine Street, on State Route 26 in Oxford, Maine. For
more information visit oxfordplains.com or call (207)
Bureau of Highway Safety Watch for Motorcycle Night
stock car racing results from Oxford Plains Speedway;
Oxford, Maine; Saturday, May 20, 2017 showing finishing
position, car number, driver's name, driver's hometown.
Budweiser Super Late Model
(50) 1 75 Gary Smith, Bangor; 5 92 Garrett
Hall, Scarborough; 3 24 Mike Rowe, Turner; 4 59 Reid
Lanpher, Manchester; 5 9 Alan Tardiff, Lyman; 6 71 Adam
Pollvinen, Hebron; 7 01 Andy Saunders, Ellsworth; 8 24
Gunnar Rowe, Turner; 9 09 Justin Drake, Burnham; 10 60
Tim Brackett, Oxford; 11 46 Dennis Spencer, Oxofrd; 12
14 Scott McDaniel, Livermore; 13 61 TJ Brackett,
Buckfield; 14 10 Kyle DeSouza, East Providence, RI; 15 9
JT Thurlow, Windham; 16 36 Ryan Robbins, Dixfield; 17 03
Scott Moore, Anson; 18 53 Alan Wilson, Hebron; 19 71
Gary Chiasson, Peru; 20 8 Calvin Rose, Jr., Turner; 21
26 Sammy Gooden, Whitefield, NH; 22 6 Travis Dunbar,
Auburn; 23 44 Kyle Treadwell, Buckfield; 24 0 Shane
Green, South Paris; 25 54 Ryan Deane, Winterport.
PASS Mods (40 laps)
1 19 Ben Tinker, New Gloucester; 2 0 Andy Shaw, Center
Conway, NH; 3 17 Scott Alexander, Glenburn; 4 64 Matty
Sanborn, Windham; 5 25 Bruce Helmuth, Wales; 6 21 Mike
Carignan, Lebanon; 7 33 Steven Jones, Saco; 8 12 Jim
Emerson, Windham; 9 27 Dan Brown, Peru; 10 44 David
Grystwicz, Standish; 11 16 Patrick Sullivan, Poland; 12
2 Randy Sanborn, West Baldwin; 13 5 Devin Curit, Saco;
14 85 Jariet Harrsion, Freeport.
Allen's Coffee Flavored
Brandy Street Stock (30 laps)
1 77 Bryce Mains, Bridgton; 2 58 David Whitter,
West Poland; 3 61 Matt Dufault, Turner; 4 36 Richard
Spaulding, Lisbon; 5 1 Billy Childs, Jr., Leeds; 6 4
Jordan Russell, Norway; 7 33 Andrew Breton, Greene; 8 97
Michael Haynes, Livermore Falls; 9 11 Tyler King,
Livermore; 10 55 Kurt Hewins, Leeds; 11 14 Anthony
Constantino, Sumner; 12 27 Patrick Thorne, Standish.
Bandits (20 laps)
1 3 Charlie 'Chachi' Hall, Oxford; 2 18 Brian Hiscock,
Turner; 3 2 Shaun Hinkley, Oxford; 4 14 Adam O'Neil,
Lewiston; 5 26 Tyler Green, Turner; 6 95 Eric Stoddard,
South Paris; 7 8 Josh Knoll, Mechanic Falls; 8 1 Brandon
Varney, Auburn; 9 36 Scott Jordan, Auburn; 10 08 Michael
McKinney, Berlin, NH; 11 13 Bill Grover, Waterford; 12
56 Addie McDaniel, Bridgton; 13 51 Adam Sanborn, West
Paris; 14 05 Gerard Cote, Oxford; 15 24 Travis Verrill,
South Paris; 16 77 Matt Crepeau, Minot; 17 39 Randy
Henderson, Buckfield; 18 04 Tyler Jalbert, Auburn; 19 41
Brad Johnson, Fairfield; 20 55 Dean Jordan, Jay; 21 33
Matt Hiscock, Turner; 22 9 Josh Dube, Auburn; 23 12
Daryl Quinlan, Westbrook; 24 68 Eric Parlin, Mechanic
Falls; 25 5 Jacob Hall, Oxford.
Figure 8 (15 laps) 1
113 Tommy Tompkins, Carthage, 2 4 Kyle Kilgore, South
Paris; 3 97 Eric Hodgkins, Mechanic Falls; 4 2 Dale
Lawrence, Minot; 5 54 David Smith, South Paris; 6 41
Greg Durgin, South Paris; 7 07 Kyle Glover, Oxford; 8 27
Jon Lizotte, Lewiston; 9 40 Robert Morey, Lisbon.