Drag racing

Sun shines on Winterport Dragway for June 11 regular, make-up races

By Staff | Jun 12, 2017

Winterport — Racers at Winterport Dragway seized the day on Sunday, June 11, when the gray that had become a familiar sight, gave way to clear blue skies. The break in the dreary weather gave drivers a chance to make-up missed races from the previous weekend's washout, get in a full day of scheduled regular bracket racing, and hold races for Pontiac Day.

The individual results from June 4 make-up races were:

Super Pro/Pro Final — 1, Russell Calder, Welshpool, N.B.; and 2, Randy Therrien, Unity.

Pro Eliminator — 1, Russell Calder, Welshpool, N.B.; and 2, Wayne Chadwick, South China. Semifinalists: Gage Reynolds, Old Town; and Jim Collins, Waterville.

Super Pro Eliminator — 1, Randy Therrien, Unity; and 2, Willy Larrabee, Stockton Springs. Semifinalist: Rick Hunnewell, Ellsworth.

The individual results from June 11 regular racing were:

Super Pro/ Pro Final — 1, Bob Cousins, Brewer; and 2, Wayne Chadwick, South China.

Super Pro Eliminator — 1, Bob Cousins, Brewer; and 2, Rick Hunnewell, Ellsworth. Semifinalists: Randy Therrien, Unity; and Jen Fusco, Turner.

Pro Eliminator — 1, Wayne Chadwick, South China; and 2, Jim Marston, Fairfield. Semifinalist: Wayne Paul, Belfast.

Bikes /Sleds — 1, Ezra Boynton, Windham; and 2, Brittany Marston, Winslow. Semifinalists: Frank John, Brooklin; and Everett Beers, Tremont.

Street Eliminator — 1, Tony Collins, Waterville; and 2, Nicole Spencer, Winterport. Semifinalist: Donnie Perkins, Blue Hill.

Pontiac Day — 1, Jim Collins, Waterville; and 2, Tony Collins, Waterville. Semifinalist: Greg Young, Winterport.

June 4 results

Winterport Dragway hosted the Mike Johnson Memorial Mopar Day, alongside regular bracket racing and Winterport Residents' Day, on Sunday, June 4.

Unfortunately, inclement weather decided to cut the day short and only three events of racing were able to finish before the rains came.

The events unable to run will take place next week.

The individual results from June 4 were:

Bikes/Sleds — 1, Jon Weeks, Waterville; and 2, Jim Marston, Fairfield. Semifinalist: Paul Keaten, Athens.

Street Eliminator — 1, Bill Dammier, Deer Isle; and 2, Tony Collins, Waterville. Semifinalist: Tim Wilcox, Easton.

Junior Dragster Race — 1, Haylee Clough, Thomaston; and 2, Jayden Henckle, Saco.

Courier Publications’ sports staff can be reached by email at sports@villagesoup.com or by phone at 594-4401.

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