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Written by Chris Lee   
Not many people were complaining Friday night, June 15 when the skies opened up and decided to drop some rain on the area. Modified drivers were just getting ready for their heat races at Phillips County Raceway when they were forced off the track to wait out the storm.

When the drops stopped falling, drivers were given the green flag to finish out racing action.

The featured cars last Friday were the Limited Late Models making their second appearance at PCR this season. Dave Garmon took first place in last Friday’s main event.

Two local drivers piloted their cars to checkered flag main event wins. Jacob Adler captured first in the sport mod race while Mike Woodhead took first in the hobby stock race.

Sport mod drivers maneuver their cars around turn one during heat racing action Friday night, June 15 at Phillips County Raceway.  —Enterprise photo

Results from last Friday night are as follows:

Modifieds: Jeremy Frenier, Don Geist, Jason Haug, Andy Granzella, John Burrows, James Krehmeyer, Tyson Graves, Cole Hodges, Garrett Sporhase, Jim Groenwold and Zach Hilzer.

Late models: Dave Garmon, Scott Lewis, Scott Cimfl, Paul Corbely, Larry Jackson, Jared Maas, Steve Lewis, DJ Banks, Jeff Meeker and Dylan Schmer.

Hobby stocks: Mike Woodhead, Austin Davis, Colt Gibbs, William Maginnis and Ron Edge.

Sport mods: Jacob Adler, Trevor Geist, Bryan Herrick, Shane Stout, Michael Lininiger, Jason Brees, Tom Nelson Jr., Tripp Gaylord and Michael Wadel.

Stock: Jeff Whitting, Jesse Taylor, Casey Woken, Lloyd Meeske, Earl Woodward, Justin Bussell, Rod Wadel, Darin Racek and Tony Walker.

The tires will hit the track again Friday, June 29 beginning at 7:30 p.m. Along with the four normal classes, the Lightning Sprints will be featured.

Holyoke Enterprise June 21, 2012