Race Results 08/13/2005Grandview PR
Bechtelsville, Pa. ? Meme DeSantis, behind the wheel of the Eastern Rigging No. 11, was seven laps short of a possible victory in the 30-lap NASCAR Dodge Weekly Series modified feature on Saturday night at Grandview Speedway.
At that time DeSantis was sent to the pits by officials with a left front tire issue. This put current point leader Jeff Strunk, who took over second one lap prior, into the lead. The defending champion led the rest of the way to win his fourth win of the season in the BPG No. 88. The event was sponsored by Maverick Motorcycles, an
Strunk never relinquished the lead and pulled into victory into victory lane for career win number 33. Posting a second place finish for his best run of the year was Mayberry followed by Von Dohren, Meitzler and Ryan Watt, who finally had a change of luck. Rounding out the top ten were Reimert, who also turned in a fine performance; Keith Brightbill, Mike Gular, Manmiller and Rick Schaffer.
Bechtelsville, PA ? It?s been seven long years since John Giesler, three-time late model point champion, has been in victory lane at Grandview Speedway. Saturday night Giesler was in the right spot at the right time for a change when leader Randy Stoudt broke with two laps to go. Giesler held off Brian Shuey?s closing bids and pulled into the winner?s circle to claim a crowd-pleasing well-deserved first win of the season.