VONDOHREN, SCHUTZ AND HENN WIN GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY 2016 CHAMPIONSHIPS

Date: 9/4/2016 10:37:09 PM

VONDOHREN, SCHUTZ AND HENN WIN GRANDVIEW SPEEDWAY 2016 CHAMPIONSHIPS

BECHTELSVILLE, PA September 4, 2016 . . . There are two repeat champions and one new champion based on the final point standings released by NASCAR sanctioned Grandview Speedway.

                Craig VonDohren earned 4509 points with five feature wins to claim his ninth T.P.Trailers NASCAR 358 Modified championship. Veteran racer Mike Gular kept the race close throughout the season settling for second with 4371 points without benefit of a feature win. Ten time track champion Jeff Strunk finished third in the final standings with 4286 points and two main event victories.

                VonDohrenís five feature wins made him the first driver in the history of the one-third-mile, banked clay track to claim 100 feature victories during his career.

                In the BRC Late Model division of competition Chuck Schutz was able to capture three feature wins and tally 3683 points to earn his eighth Late Model crown. Wayne Pfeil tallied 3415 points to grab second spot in the final standings.

                The closest point race was in the Sportsman division with young Jordan Henn claiming the title with 3078 points just 22 points more than second place finisher Mike Lisowski who had 3056 counters. Henn took one victory during the season while Lisowski won two times.

                There were 26 different feature winners in the three divisions of NASCAR stock car racing presented at Grandview Speedway with close to 150 different racers taking part.

                Racing action returns to Grandview Speedway on Friday, September 9th at 7 p.m. when the TSRS Sprints join the Sportsman stock cars in an exciting doubleheader show. The Sportsman will top off their part of the nightís action with a 38-lap feature. Adult admission is $12 with youngsters 6 through 11 admitted or $5. Kids under 6 are admitted FREE.

                The Modifieds will be the attraction on Saturday, September 10th, 7 p.m. when the 46th Annual Freedom 76 is presented. The race offers $25,000 to the winner and, as in the past, is expected to attract a stellar field of top dirt track Modified racing talents.

        ;        For information telephone 610.754.7688 or check in at www.grandviewspeedway.com. Grandview can also be found on Facebook and Twitter.

        ;        The one-third-mile, banked clay track, celebrating its 54th season of operation, is located on Passmore Road, just off Route 100, in Bechtelsville, Pa, 10 miles north of Pottstown.

UNOFFICIAL FINAL POINT STANDINGS FOR NASCAR

MODIFIEDS AS OF SEPTEMBER 3, 2016

1. Craig VonDohren, Oley, PA  #1C 4509*****

2. Mike Gular, Green Lane, PA #2 4371

3. Jeff Strunk,  Pottstown, PA  #126 4286**

4. Jared Umbenhauer, Richland, PA  #19 3696

5. Doug Manmiller, Shoemakersville, PA #00/00Z/11Z/44M 3581*

6. Ryan Grim, Lauryís Station, PA  #17 3372

7. Kenny Gilmore,  Fleetwood, PA  #7/14 3302

8. Kevin Hirthler, Boyertown, PA  #117 3223

9. Duane Howard, Oley, PA #66/357H 2976***

10. Danny Erb, Boyertown, PA  #44 2914

11. Kyle Borror,  Peach Bottom, PA  #B4 2901*

12. Tim Buckwalter, Douglassville, PA  #22 2848

13. Brian Houseknecht, Bechtelsville, PA  #323 2676

14 Brett Kressley, Orefield, PA  #357 2661*

15. Ray Swinehart, Perkiomenville, PA  #33 2574

16. Frank Cozze, Wind Gap, PA  #357/4 2560***

17. Kyle Weiss, Hamburg, PA  #21K 2555*

18. John Willman, Birdsboro, PA  #74W/81 2515

19. Steve Swinehart,  Perkiomenville, PA  #9K 2244

20. Don Norris, Douglassville, PA  #976 2021

21. Chris Esposito, Hatfield, PA  #31 1785

22. Kory Fleming,  Milford, NJ, #704 1702

23. Bobby Gunther Walsh, Allentown, PA  #1 1685

24. Mike Kellner, Lansdale, PA #57 1677

25. Justin Grimm,  Orefield, PA  #61 1638

26. Eric Biehn, Barto, PA  #87 1187

27. Chris Gambler,  Whitehall, PA#77 1176

28. Ron Haring Jr.  Alburtis, PA  #85 1089

29. Ron Seltmann,  Lower Pottsgrove, PA  #R19 1056

30. Ryan Watt, Boyertown, PA  #14W 1024

UNOFFICIAL FINAL POINT STANDINGS FOR NASCAR

LATE MODELS AS OF AUGUST 27, 2016

1. Chuck Schutz, Pottstown, PA  #00/1 3686***

2. Wayne Pfeil, Mohnton, PA  #72 3415*

3. Dan Green, Coatesville, PA  #46 3260

4. Dave Ogin, Bechtelsville, PA  #31/31X/8M 3180

5. Cory Merkel, Gilbertsville, PA  #16 3062

6. Brian Shuey, Shoemakersville, PA  #177 3021****

7. Bryan Sipe, Shoemakersville, PA  #33S 2763*

8. Joe Fanelli, Exton, PA #22 2626

9. Ron Kline, Salford, PA  #3/3X 2583***

10. Lou Egrie Sr., Willow Grove, PA  #X4 2484

11. Bill Henning, Lansdale, PA  #80 2320

12. Sean Merkel, Gilbertsville, PA  #118 2232*

13. Drew Weiser, Reading, PA  #19 2028*

14. Steve Todorow,  Trumbauersville, PA  #93 1926*

15. Shawn Horning Blandon, PA  #8M 1755

16. Eric Hoch, Boyertown, PA  #1/00 1642

17. Randy Stoudt, Pottstown, PA #9 1577

18. Devin Frey, Myerstown, PA  #F62 1411

19. Dirk Rimrott, Phoenixville, PA  #92/2D 941

20. Chris Wojner,  Boyertown, PA  #81 908

 UNOFFICIAL  FINAL  POINT STANDINGS FOR NASCAR

SPORTSMAN AS OF AUGUST 27, 2016

1. Jordan Henn, Kutztown, PA  #77H 3078*

2. Mike Lisowski,  Minersville, PA  #15 3056**

3. Craig Whitmoyer, Hamburg, PA  #99 2982*

4. Ryan Lilick, Collegeville, PA  #142 2934**

5. Brian Hirthler, Green Lane, PA  #4* 2778

6. Joe Funk, Coopersburg, PA  #14/8F 2687

7. Brad Arnold, Sinking Springs, PA  #830 2397*

8. Dean Bachman, Emmaus, PA  #65 2222

9. Mark Kemmerer, Green Lane, PA , PA  #F10 2020

10. Brett Gilmore, Fleetwood, PA  #7 1979

11. Ken Eckert, Auburn, , PA #29 1952

12. Jim Housworth, Reigelsville, PA  #54/72 1937*

13. Ryan Higgs,  Nazareth, PA  #16 1861

14. Paul Kline,  Muhlenberg Park, PA  #1 1810***

15. Kyle Lilick,  Collegeville, PA  #104 1784

16. Dylan Swinehart, Perkiomenville, PA  #38 1739*

17. Ryan Beltz, Barto, PA  #221 1718*

18. Jack Butler, Phillipsburg, NJ  #5 1696

19. Brian Papiez, Belle Meade, NJ  #99X 1569****

20. Brandon Whitmoyer, Schaeferstown, PA  #99B 1373

* denotes feature win (Feature wins listed are only those that are 

NASCAR point events.)




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