Bires Nabs his 4th tightens point race
       

Saturday, August 12, 2017


Wisc Dells WI 8-12-17- Abe Bires from Necedah WI captured his fourth feature win of the year over current DRP point leader Jim Lapp, the win pulled Bires within 1 point of Lapp for the battle in the 2017 season championship. Leading Club Lamark Rookie of the year contender Larry Ledvina brought the field to green but it was Portage driver Conrad Rothenburger who would take control of the point in the early going. Lapp was the first to work his way thru the traffic and challenge Rothenburger for the top spot and take over the lead, Lapp would hold the lead until the late going when fast qualifier Abe Bires would slip past Lapp in the final laps closing the deal on the win and the point lead. Ron Coppernoll finished third, John Preston fourth and Rothenburger would round out the top five. Earlier in the night it was Coppernoll capturing the fast dash and Rothenburger taking home the heat win.

Bandit Qualifying
1 1 Abe Bires 16.375
2 72 Ron Coppernoll 16.443
3 96L Jim Lapp 16.633
4 12 Hunter Poehnelt 16.798
5 23 John Preston 16.844
6 96R Isaiah Rowe 17.028
7 26 Conrad Rothenburger 17.211
8 13 Josh Mazur 17.527
9 33 Larry Ledvina 17.609
10 49 Mckayla Adams 18.219
11 52 Cole Howard 18.473

Bandit Dash
1 72 Ron Coppernoll
2 1 Abe Bires
3 96L Jim Lapp
4 23 John Preston
5 96R Isaiah Rowe
6 12 Hunter Poehnelt

Bandit Heat
1 26 Conrad Rothenburger
2 49 Mckayla Adams
3 13 Josh Mazur
4 33 Larry Ledvina
5 52 Cole Howard

Bandit Feature
1 1 Abe Bires
2 96L Jim Lapp
3 72 Ron Coppernoll
4 23 John Preston
5 26 Conrad Rothenburger
6 12 Hunter Poehnelt
7 96R Isaiah Rowe
8 13 Josh Mazur
9 49 Mckayla Adams
10 33 Larry Ledvina
11 52 Cole Howard

 
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