Jeff Strunk Wins Cabin Fever 60 at New Egypt
New Egypt, NJ – (March 26, 2011)
– Jeff Strunk of Bechtelsville, PA captured the Race of Champions
Modified Tour Cabin Fever 60 at New Egypt Speedway on Saturday
night. Strunk took the lead on lap 50 when leader Danny Johnson
got a left rear flat. Strunk then raced to his first ever Modified
win at New Egypt Speedway ahead of a hard charging Jimmy Horton.
Strunk took home $10,185 for his efforts with lap money and also
gained a guaranteed starting spot in Big Diamond Raceway's ROC
Anthracite Assault on June 22.
Jimmy Horton, using a
provisional and his back-up car, charged from 25th starting
postion to finish second. Billy Decker had a strong run for third,
early race leader Stewart Friesen came home fourth and Ryan Watt
came back from an early race incident to round out the top five.
Completing the top ten were Bobby Varin, Danny Johnson, Brett
Hearn, Pat Ward and Frank Cozze Jr.
In the ROC Sportsman
feature event Bob Lineman Jr. of Doylestown, PA also won his first
ever event at New Egypt Speedway. Lineman won a race long battle
with Kyle Borror and then held off defending ROC Sportsman champ
Jeff Crambo of Throop, PA for the popular victory. Crambo finished
second in his first ever trip to the central jersey oval. Clay
Butler charged to third followed by early leader Mike Lyons in
fourth, as both returned to the front after an early race tangle
with two-time NES champ Rocco Infante while battling for the lead
that sent all three of them to the tail. Mike Butler rounded out
the top five.
Kyle Borror, Rocco Infante, Brad Szulewski,
Nick Petrilak and John Aumick completed the top ten.
Modifieds and 41 Sportsman enetered the event. NES will host a
Open Practice session this coming Saturday April 2nd from 12-5pm.
before opening their regualr season on April 9th.
RESULTS 3/26/11 - ROC DIRT SERIES
Heat 1: 1.
Tommy Scheetz 2. Rob Bellinger 3. John McClelland
Heat 2: 1.
Danny Johnson 2. Duane Howard 3. Bobby Varin
Heat 3: 1. Ryan
Watt 2. Richie Pratt Jr. 3. Sam Martz
Heat 4: 1. Billy Decker
2. Stewart Friesen 3. Mike Iles
Heat 5: 1. Willie Osmun 2.
Dominick Buffalino 3. Brett Hearn
Heat 6: 1. Billy Pauch 2.
Jeff Strunk 3. Pat Ward
Consi 1: 1. Rick Laubach 2. Gary
Consi 2: 1. Gary Butler 2. Matt Sheppard
Consi 3: 1.
Rich Scagliotta 2. David Van Horn
Provisionals: Jimmy Horton,
Frank Cozze Jr., Mike Gular, Bob Drayton, Justin Holland
DNQ: Sammy Piazza, Danny Creeden, Mike Mammana, Mike McAleer, Todd
Burley, Ron John Koczon, Tad Cox, John Stangle, Neal Williams,
Larry Wight, Eric Kormann, Matt Jester, Brett Tonkin, Matt
Harrell, Kevin Hirthler, Mike Hendershot, Mike Franz, Brian
Truppi, Tim Tanner Jr., John Salvatore, Jr., DJ Ruppert, Ryan
Phelps, Dale Planck, Ryan Godown, Jimmy Horton IV, Rich Kuiken
Jr., Stan Frankenfield, Randy Sherlock, Wade Hendrickson, Mike
Barone, Darren McCaughey, Ron Roberts Jr., Johnny Guarino, Tommy
Carberry Jr., Jimmy Phelps, Jimmy Blewett
Cabin Fever 60" (60 Laps): 1. Jeff Strunk 2. Jimmy Horton 3. Billy
Decker 4. Stewart Friesen 5. Ryan Watt 6. Bobby Varin 7. Danny
Johnson 8. Brett Hearn 9. Pat Ward 10. Frank Cozze Jr. 11. John
McClelland 12. Justin Holland 13. Matt Sheppard 14. Rich
Scagliotta 15. Mike Iles 16. Dominick Buffalino 17. Willie Osmun
18. Bob Drayton 19. Richie Pratt Jr. 20. Sam Martz 21. Rick
Laubach 22. Duane Howard 23. Gary Tomkins 24. Gary Butler 25. Mike
Gular 26. Rob Bellinger 27. David Van Horn 28. Tommy Scheetz 29.
Heat 1: 1. John Aumick 2. Kyle
Borror 3. Mike Mammana 4. Steve Hankle 5. Alan Bleacher
1. Mike Lyons 2. Jim Housworth 3. Marc Herman 4. Rocco Infante 5.
Heat 3: 1. Ken Titus 2. Jon Haegele 3. J.T.
Trstensky 4. Jeff Crambo 5. Ryan Simmons
Heat 4: 1. Sammy
Piazza 2. Bob Lineman Jr. 3. Kevin Beach 4. Clay Butler 5. Brian
Consi 1: 1. Mike Howardson 2. Joe Funk
Consi 2: 1.
Brad Szulewski 2. Rich Rutski
Provisionals: Nick Petrilak,
James Cornell, Mike Butler, Kevin Vaclavicek, Anthony Perrego
DNQ: Bill Liedtka, Jarrett Rozycki, Ben Bushaw, Dan Mazy, Pat
Wall, Ryan Beltz, Walt Larsen, Ken Eckert, Justin Hoffman, Sean
Gunther, Tim Apgar, John Cornell III
Feature (30 Laps): 1.
Bob Lineman Jr. 2. Jeff Crambo 3. Clay Butler 4. Mike Lyons 5.
Mike Butler 6. Kyle Borror 7. Rocco Infante 8. Brad
Szulewski 9. Nick Petrilak 10. John Aumick 11. Kevin Beach 12. Joe
Funk 13. Alan Bleacher 14. J.T. Trstesnsky 15. Danny Bouc 16. Ken
Titus 17. Jim Housworth 18. Mike Howardson 19. Steve Hankle 20.
Jon Haegele 21. James Cornell 22. Mike Mammana 23. Ryan Simmons
24. Sammy Piazza 25. Marc Herman 26. Brian Roemer 27. Rich
DNS: Kevin Vaclavicek, Anthony Perrego