Top Beaver again!
Modified Champion, Dave Brassington's Camaro took too much stripe,
running out and giving the Top Beaver title to Andrew Charcalla's
Mustang for the second week in a row. Sharkey has been on fire
lately and is leading the second series points.
It's an all Ford finals in Top ET! Brian Vollman's `47 Ford
Taunus is out first with a
.023 light to Sharkey's .007. The Mustang reeled Brian in with a
9.24 on a 9.22 at
145.13 MPH to Brian's 9.83 on a 9.80 at 139.55 MPH for the title.
For the second week in a row, Dave Brassington took the Modified
title. This week it was Al Judy's BIG Heavy Chevy who fell in the
finals. Dave ran a 10.89 on a 10.82 at 116.85 MPH to Al's 12.16 on a
12.01 at 113.29 MPH in taking the title.
It took `04 Bike Champion, Billy Maturo's 1000 Suzuki to stop the
Turbo Bob Shields juggernaut. Bob drew a -.023 foul as Billy ran a
9.46 on a 9.40 at 146.05 MPH for the title. Earlier Bob ran a career
best of 7.62 at 180.11 MPH.!!
Sean Boyle outlasted Ken Klingman, Dale Rhoads and Dave Weave before
earning a bye into the finals where he defeated 2001 IHRA World
Champion, Dennis Mull for the Street Title. Sean ran a 12.61 on a
12.59 at 106.62 MPH to Dennis 14.73 on a 14.77 run out pass. Talk
about racing the toughest for the win. It was Sean's day for sure.
Travis Getz moved closer to the points lead in Hot Rod Trophy with
his second win of the season. This time over points leader, Derek
Hartley. Trav ran a 11.18 on a 11.18 at 121.13 MPH after Derek
fouled and ran a 15.45 on a 15.50 at 89.20 MPH.
Richie Bunting's small block powered RX-7 cut a .012 light and ran a
10.03 on a 10.00 at 66.28 MPH to stop a determined, JT Shreffler in
the TCR finals. JT cut a .038 light and ran a 10.52 on a 10.45 at
65.79 MPH in a runner up effort. TCR: Only at the Beaver!
Rylee Duck (top) picked up her second JR title in only her 4th race
defeating a tough DJ Clark in the finals. Rylee ran a 12.54 on a
12.53 at 50.12 MPH to DJ's 8.67 on a 8.69 run out pass. The Junior
program is another big winner at the Beaver.
It's Will Leitch by inches over Jason "Howling Dog" Howell
in the finals of Lil Beaver. The Mopar ran a 10.28 on a 10.26 at
124.24 MPH to HD's 12.01 on a 11.94 at 111.04
In TCR Baby Beaver it was Luke Reese's Duster taking the title over
Shanna Bechtel's Turbo T-Bird. Luke ran a right on 10.32 on a 10.32
at 67.05 for his second TCR Baby Beaver title in a row.
AROUND THE TRACK.
"Sharkey" Charcalla is congratulated by Beaver Bob for a
job well done.
Polish victory circle photo: Moan, Groan, Whine and
Modified Champion:: Dave
Brassington is flanked by friends and competitors Big Dan and
Tammy, Kevin and Kathy Whitmer and crew. With his 4th title, second
in a row, Dave moved into the points lead.
IHRA Bike Champion, Billy Maturo and family. It's about time we had
Street Champion, Sean Boyle, gets a victory kiss from his cutie wife
and Hot Rod Trophy competitor, Thamaira. Sean is one of the many
good guys that compete every week in a very tough eliminator.
Travis Getz with his family and crew showing the second title of the
JR Champ: Rylee Duck with Donald and Daisy. A real racing