Justin Barger raced to his first 410 sprint-car victory on Sunday evening at Susquehanna Speedway Park.

Barger, who is in his first year of full-time 410 sprint-car racing after a standout career with the 360 sprints in his home state of New York, collected $3,500 for the triumph.

Barger started third and battled Aaron Ott for the second spot during the first half of the 25-lap race. Manchester's Austin Hogue, also a first-year sprint-car driver, led the way early on.

Barger took the lead from Hogue on the 16th lap and went on to score the win over Ott, with Hogue, Thomasville's Greg Hodnett and Lewisberry's Kyle Moody in the top five.

Rounding out the top 10 were Kyle Rinehardt, Donnie Kreitz Jr., Lance Dewease, Blane Heimbach and Rick Lafferty.

In the 20-lap 358 sprint-car feature, Kevin Nouse scored the win over Brock Zearfoss. Jordan Givler finished third, with Chandler Leiby and Jeff Halligan in the top five. Rounding out the top 10 were Jay Galloway, Jason Shultz, Fawn Grove's Matt Campbell, Dillsburg's Brie Hershey and Tyler Ross.

OTHER DIRT-TRACK RESULTS

Dietrich wins $5,000 at Lincoln: Danny Dietrich raced to the $5,000 All-Star sprint-car win Saturday at Lincoln Speedway.

Dietrich had an almost perfect evening, setting fast time, winning the dash and leading all 30 laps of the feature. Only his fifth-place finish in a heat race detracted from perfection.


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Lance Dewease trailed Dietrich at the finish, with Tim Shaffer, Jac Haudenschild and Jim Siegel in the top five. Rounding out the top 10 were Gerard McIntyre Jr., Aaron Ott, Steve Owings, Thomasville's Greg Hodnett and Brent Marks.

Phil Walter scored his first career Lincoln 358 sprint win. The last time Walter won a feature at Lincoln it was a 410 sprint event in June of 1992. York's Jeff Rohrbaugh finished second, with another Yorker, Chase Dietz, in third. Tyler Esh and Chandler Leiby completed the top five. Rounding out the top 10 were Jeff Halligan, Dillsburg's Brie Hershey, Niki Young, Hanover's Troy Wagaman Jr. and Fawn Grove's Matt Campbell.

Erdley wins at Port Royal: Mike Erdley started off a night of features at Port Royal, winning the make-up event from May 24. Erdley's first win of the season was worth $5,000 and came over Lucas Wolfe, who made a last-lap stab at the lead. Rick Lafferty, Blane Heimbach and Davey Sammons completed the top five.

The May 3 make-up race for the sprint cars fell to Doug Esh, who had also not won at the Port this season. Mike Wagner finished second, good for $3000. Lafferty, Heimbach and Curt Stroup completed the top five.

Dover's Coleby Frye won the late-model, make-up event from May 24. Frye was followed by Andy Haus, Dave Zona, Tim Wilson and Nick Dickson.

The May 3 make-up for the late models fell to Mike Lupfer, with Matt Parks, Tim Smith Jr., Mitch Hack and Tim Fedder in the top five.

In 305 sprint action, Mark Watkins won the May 24 make-up over Tyler Bear, Anthony Fiore, Jeff Miller Jr. and Mike Wagner II. The May 3 make-up went to Eric Parker, followed by Miller, Nathan Gramley, Ken Duke and Watkins.

Bill Powell won the Xtreme stock feature.

Enders first at Grove on Saturday: Williams Grove was rained out on Friday, but in Saturday Series action, Mike Enders picked up his first win of the season in the super-sportsman feature. Lewisberry's Scott Dellinger followed Enders to the line, with Stan Wanner in third. Dillsburg's Rich Eichelberger was fourth and Steve Wilbur was fifth. Rounding out the top 10 were Gregg Foster, Bobby Hockenberry, Wellsville's Scott Geesey, Jay Fannasy and Russ Mitten.

Dover's Gene Knaub won the limited-late-model feature over Kyle Martin. Jake Jones was third, followed by Bobby Beard and Shaun Jones.

Steve Dove won the street-stock feature.

Stutts victorious at Selinsgrove: T.J. Stutts won Saturday's Patriot sprint-sanctioned Joe Whitcomb Memorial at Selinsgrove. Stutts' $2,571 victory came over Mark Smith after a spirited battle. Fairview Township's Pat Cannon was third, followed by Jason Shultz and Brock Zearfoss. Rounding out the top 10 were Cody Keller, Jared Zimbardi, Larry Kelleher, Joe Trenca and Jordan Thomas.

Dylan Yoder won the late-model feature over Jeff Rine, with Eric Hons, Jerry Bard and Matt Cochran in the top five.

Nathan Long was the pro-stock winner.

Darling triumphs in URC event: Kevin Darling won Saturday's URC sprint feature at Winchester, Va. Darling's win came over Davie Franek, Robbie Stillwaggon, Randy West and Brian Carber.

Other rain: Friday racing was rained out at Trailway, and for the second time this season Hagerstown was forced to cancel its program when the Conococheague Creek overflowed its banks and flooded the speedway.

— Reach Bryan Householder at sports@yorkdispatch.com.