Siegel races to victory at Lincoln Speedway on Saturday

Bryan Householder
The York Dispatch

Jim Siegel raced to his first win of the season in Saturday’s sprint car feature at Lincoln Speedway.

Lincoln Speedway near Abbottstown opened its 2017 season with the Ice Breaker 30 on Saturday. It turned into a long and eventful day.

Siegel claimed $3,200 for his 13th career win at the track.

Siegel started fourth and took the lead from Hanover’s Tim Wagaman on the ninth of 25 laps. He went on to score the win over Wagaman, with Brian Montieth coming from the 10th starting spot to finish third. Point leader Alan Krimes finished fourth, with Gerard McIntyre Jr. completing the top five. Rounding out the top 10 were Danny Dietrich, York’s Cory Haas, Robbie Kendall, Dover’s Austin Hogue and New Salem’s Chase Dietz.

Dillsburg’s Brie Hershey won the 25 lap 358 sprint event, which was the final race of the Nouse Signs and Graphics Summer Series. Hershey led all 25 laps to best Phil Walter for the win. Matt Campbell came from the 16th starting spot to claim third, with Doug Hammaker wrapping up the Summer Series title with a fourth place finish. Kyle Denmyer completed the top five. Rounding out the top 10 were Hellam’s Adrain Shaffer, Kevin Nouse, Tyler Esh, Jeff Halligan and Matt Findley.

Josh Bloom won the street stock feature over Randy Zechman, Greg Diehl, Jamie Zentmyer and Jimmy Combs.

Marks dominates at Port Royal: Brent Marks led all 25 laps for the $3,200 win in Port Royal’s sprint car feature on Saturday evening. Marks’ win came over point leader Doug Esh, with Ryan Taylor capturing third. Rounding out the top five were Brock Zearfoss and Dylan Cisney. Completing the top 10 were Spring Grove’s Greg Hodnett, Logan Wagner, Lucas Wolfe, Mike Wagner, and Joey Hershey.

Dover’s Coleby Frye made it two in a row in the late model feature. Frye’s win came over Mike Lupfer, with Dan Stone, Dover’s Gene Knaub and Chad Hollenbeck in the top five.

Tyler Reeser was the 305 sprint winner over Jeff Miller, Drew Ritchey, Scott Ellerman and Cale Reigel.

Wellsville’s Mike Goodwin won the xtreme stock feature.

Ott tames The Grove: Aaron Ott got his first Williams Grove sprint car win of the season Friday. Ott led all 25 laps for the $3,600 payout. Dietrich finished second followed by Marks, Montieth, Haas, Hodnett, Zearfoss, Freddie Rahmer, Krimes and Steve Buckwalter in the top 10.

Matt Campbell won the 358 sprint feature over Nouse, with Cody Keller, Hammaker, Shaffer, Chandler Leiby, Denmyer, Dover’s Chad Trout, Hershey and Brent Shearer in the top 10.

Herr goes wire-to-wire at Susquehanna: Frankie Herr returned to the super sportsman class Saturday night at Susquehanna and proved he hasn’t forgotten a thing. Herr led all 25 laps to score the feature win over point leader Russ Mitten.

Wellsville’s Scott Geesey finished third, with Chad Smith and Kenny Edkin in the top five. Rounding out the top 10 were Gregg Foster, Lewisberry’s Scott Dellinger, Doug Dodson, Dillsburg’s Rich Eichelberger and Tony Jackson.

New Cumberland’s Ryan Greth won the ARDC midget feature over Alex Bright. Rounding out the top five were Trevor Kobylarz, Brett Arndt and Tommy Kunsman.

Johnny Palm won the xtreme stock feature and Travis Brown was the road warrior winner.

Owings grabs third win of season: Steve Owings won the 358 sprint car feature at Trailway Friday.

Owings’ third win of the season came over Halligan, with Kody Hartlaub, Tyler Walton and Issac Sneeringer in the top five. Rounding out the top 10 were Cody Fletcher, David Holbrook, Dwight Leppo, Mike bittinger and J.B. Cunningham.

Jim Young won the 600cc micro sprint feature over Brad Weber, Mike Rynard, Zane Rudisill and Hannah Riser.

Travis Leh won the street stock feature over Goodwin and Jim Rost was the classic car winner.

Selingsgrove races postponed: The feature races at Selinsgrove were postponed to a later date when an electrical power outage hit the entire area.

A date will be announced for the completion of the feature and rainchecks will be honored for that show only.

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