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WEEKLY RACE SUMMARY
by Todd Cumming

Spartan Speedway Crowns 2004 Champions

Racing fans in the mid-Michigan area finally got to enjoy summer like weather on the last weekend of racing on Spartan Speedway's Mid Michigan Rubbish Season Championship Night.

The Comcast Cablevision Super Late Models 2004 Track Champion, Harry Foote Jr. beat Doug Finley to the first turn and continued to lead every lap to take home the championship trophy. Dave Stehouwer, Chris Place and Jeff Hackworth rounded out the top five. Jon McNett was the Hidy's Towing Hard Charger and rookie, Gary Duram won the RaceFan.com Valvoline Racing Oil. The Foote family celebrated another victory Friday night, as Harry's son, A.J. Foote won the Valvoline Rookie of the Year title over Garry Duram and Tom Klopp. Dan Kryzinski, Duram and Jimmy Gallagher were heat race winners and Leonard Cousino won the Semi-feature event.

The WIBM AM1450 Modifieds had a familiar face in victory land as the "Ohio Posse" Bud Perry won the event to clinch his second Spartan Championship in back to back fashion. Justin Kazmar, Larry Wallace, Harry Parish and Jason Parish rounded out the top five. Steve Curry finished 15th to become the 2004 Rookie of the Year. Jason Parish was the 3D Auto Racing Supplies Hard Charger and Brian Heeney won the RaceFan.com Valvoline oil. Bill Butler, Nyle Wieler and Jason Parish were heat race winners, while Michael Piette won the Semi-Feature event.

The Performance NW Street Stocks had a family affair in victory circle as Ben Hidy won the race, but brother Landon won his first Season Championship by finishing second. Mark Smith, Dane Long and Bubber Patrick rounded out the top five. Patrick was award the 2004 Rookie of the Year Title with a fine top ten in season points at the speedway. Ron Heeney in the sharp looking '56 Chevy won the Lost Tiger Tattoos Hard Charger Award finishing 6th from his 16th starting spot. Howard McDonough won the RaceFan.com Valvoline oil award. Heeney, Rob Patrick and Dane Long won heats as Rich Kinch won the Semi-feature event.

The B&L Truck Caps Pony Stocks had the best race of the night as Jerry Garland sat in second place just 4 points behind point's leader, Jimmy Scavarda. The stage was set for a dramatic finish as Scavarda's mount had Engines problems earlier in the evening. Jimmy jumped behind the wheel of fellow competitor, Michael Putnam's #748 for the feature event. Garland took the lead from Scavarda as Kenny Clark followed. The lead trio took off from the pack as a battled waged for fourth between John Ward, Bruce Jones, Scott Sigman and Mark Garland. The leaders diced their way through lapped cars for the entire event and as the leaders received the white flag, more traffic set up a great finish as Garland got tied up behind a lapped car going into turn three. Scavarda jumped to the outside to take the lead, but got loose in the marbles as Garland bumped drafted the lapped car to take the win. Scavarda had to settle for third behind Clark. Bruce Jones and John Ward rounded out the top five. With the win, Jerry Garland took the 2004 Championship title over Scavarda by less than 10 points. Mark Garland was the Dande Signs and Designs Hard Charger and Missy Bishop won the WhoWon.com Valvoline oil. George Wyers , Willie Conroy and Julie Abbott were the heat winners as Chris VanGorden won the Semi-feature event.

Next Friday night is fan appreciation night with Modifieds, Street Stocks, Pony Stocks and Powder Puff races. This will conclude the 2004 racing season at "The Track the Stars Call Home" - Spartan Speedway.


QUALIFYING TIMES


Classes lined up by season points.



RACE RESULTS
Late Model Results                                                      
Friday, September 03, 2004                                                      
                                                        
                                                Feature 40 Laps         
                                                1.      70      Harry Foote Jr.
                                                2.      29      Douglas Finley
                                                3.      33      Dave Stehouwer
                                                4.      1       Chris Place
                                                5.      44      Jeff Hackworth
                                                6.      7       Jon McNett
                                                7.      25      Jimmy Gallagher
                                                8.      34      John Ledwidge
Heat 1                                          9.      10      Stan Perry
1.      24      Dan Krzywosinski                10.     32      Garry Duram
2.      24      Joseph Biddinger                11.     47      Bill Heeney
3.      91      Leonard Cousino                 12.     09      Jimmy Thiel
4.      09      Jimmy Thiel                     13.     3       John Dunivon
5.      15      Darel Woolsey                   14.     72      Tom Klopp
6.      72      Tom Klopp                       15.     88      AJ Foote
                                                16.     14      Tim Ryan
Heat 2                                          17.     67      Timithy Rugg
1.      32      Garry Duram                     18.     22      Lee Taylor
2.      94      Evan Barrett                    19.     15      Darel Woolsey
3.      47      Bill Heeney                     20.     24      Joseph Biddinger
4.      7       Jon McNett                      21.     91      Leonard Cousino
5.      3       John Dunivon                    22.     94      Evan Barrett
6.      34      John Ledwidge                                   
                                                        
Heat 3                                                  
1.      25      Jimmy Gallagher                 Consi           
2.      44      Jeff Hackworth                  1.      91      Leonard Cousino
3.      10      Stan Perry                      2.      24      Joseph Biddinger
4.      33      Dave Stehouwer                  3.      24      Dan Krzywosinski
5.      29      Douglas Finley                  4.      18      Dean Gassert
6.      1       Chris Place                                     

Modified Results                                                        
Friday, September 03, 2004                                                      
                                                        
                                                Feature 35 Laps         
                                                1.      10      Bud Perry
                                                2.      96      Justin Kazmar
                                                3.      55      Larry Wallace
                                                4.      31      Harry Parish
                                                5.      1J      Jason Parish
                                                6.      M2      James Butler
                                                7.      88      Dick LaPratt
                                                8.      0z      Chris Ozanich
Heat 1                                          9.      73      Earl Miles Jr.
1.      M1      Bill Butler                     10.     47      Brian Heeney
2.      72      Dan Loughan                     11.     2       Bob Bauer
3.      18      Michael Piette                  12.     71      Michael Gaier
4.      63      Tim Easey                       13.     27      Nyle Weiler
5.      16      Troy Tucker                     14.     0       Mike Wells
6.      13      Kenneth Buchner                 15.     9       Steve Curry
                                                16.     24      Aaron Katz
Heat 2                                          17.     63      Tim Easey
1.      27      Nyle Weiler                     18.     13      Kenneth Buchner
2.      9       Steve Curry                     19.     16      Troy Tucker
3.      2       Bob Bauer                       20.     M1      Bill Butler
4.      88      Dick LaPratt                    21.     6       Matthew Schindewolf
5.      0       Mike Wells                      22.     18      Michael Piette
6.      73      Earl Miles Jr.                                  
                                                        
Heat 3                                                  
1.      1J      Jason Parish                    Consi           
2.      M2      James Butler                    1.      18      Michael Piette
3.      55      Larry Wallace                   2.      24      Aaron Katz
4.      96      Justin Kazmar                   3.      16      Troy Tucker
5.      10      Bud Perry                       4.      75      James Wells
6.      47      Brian Heeney                                    

Street Stock Results                                                    
Friday, September 03, 2004                                                      
                                                        
                                                Feature 25 Laps         
                                                1.      97      Ben Hidy
                                                2.      87      Landon Hidy
                                                3.      14      Mark Smith
                                                4.      7L      Dane Long
                                                5.      18      Harold Patrick Jr.
                                                6.      77x     Ron Heeney
                                                7.      51      David Thorburn
                                                8.      47      Rob Patrick
Heat 1                                          9.      63      Richard Kinch
1.      10      Ron Heeney                      10.     22      Howard McDonough
2.      63      Richard Kinch                   11.     50      Bob Flotka
3.      3       Thomas Trajnowski               12.     9       Jamie Feguer
4.      74      Nate Moon                       13.     8       Ken Dollarhite
5.      34      Dale Wagner                     14.     69      Al Williams
6.      36      Tristian Dupuis                 15.     71      Harold Morence Jr.
                                                16.     34      Dale Wagner
Heat 2                                          17.     3       Mark Velasquez
1.      7L      Dane Long                       18.     116     Wayne Beckner Jr.
2.      116     Wayne Beckner Jr.               19.     11      Brian Beckner
3.      3       Mark Velasquez                  20.     77      Jordan Harvey
4.      22      Howard McDonough                21.     74      Nate Moon
5.      50      Bob Flotka                      22.     16      Mike Ammerman
6.      69      Al Williams                                     
                                                        
Heat 3                                                  
1.      47      Rob Patrick                     Consi           
2.      18      Harold Patrick Jr.              1.      63      Richard Kinch
3.      97      Ben Hidy                        2.      34      Dale Wagner
4.      87      Landon Hidy                     3.      36      Tristian Dupuis
5.      14      Mark Smith                      4.      3       Thomas Trajnowski
6.      16      Mike Ammerman                                   

Pony Stock Results                                                      
Friday, September 03, 2004                                                      
                                                        
                                                Feature 20 Laps         
                                                1.      37      Jerry Garland
                                                2.      11      Kenny Clark
                                                3.      748     James Scavarda
                                                4.      37      Bruce Jones
                                                5.      22      John Ward
                                                6.      38      Mark Garland
                                                7.      66      William Conroy
                                                8.      74      Scott Sigman
Heat 1                                          9.      29      Nathan Hinderer
1.      3       George Wyers                    10.     77      Missy Bishop
2.      86      Arthur Kimball                  11.     4       Bryan Passick II
3.      47      Kim Lackey                      12.     3       George Wyers
4.      16      Bryan Jenks                     13.     424     Julie Abbott
5.      56      Jason Brunn                     14.     8       Chris VanGorden
                                                15.     72      Russel Potter III
                                                16.     27      Jeffrey Laroe
Heat 2                                          17.     M4      Timothy Persons
1.      66      William Conroy                  18.     86      Arthur Kimball
2.      38      Mark Garland                    19.     97      Jacob Newman
3.      4       Bryan Passick II                20.     00      Annie Loiselle
4.      27      Jeffrey Laroe                   21.     16      Bryan Jenks
5.      29      Nathan Hinderer                 22.     31      Trei Deubel
                                                        
                                                        
Heat 3                                                  
1.      424     Julie Abbott                    Consi           
2.      37      Jerry Garland                   1.      8       Chris VanGorden
3.      11      Kenny Clark                     2.      86      Arthur Kimball
4.      77      Missy Bishop                    3.      56      Jason Brunn
5.      748     James Scavarda                  4.      33      Brian Patton
                                                5.      47      Kim Lackey
                                                6.      1x      Justin Hyatt-Oshea

Last Updated: January 1 1970 12:00:00 AM

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