Cleveland Beats Marcuccilli for Weedsport Sportsman Triumph

WEEDSPORT, NY – Connor Cleveland had his hands full the entire 25-lap distance of Tuesday night’s Sportsman feature at the Weedsport Speedway.  Cleveland was under constant attack from Dave Marcuccilli.  In the end, Cleveland was able to come home victorious.

Marcuccilli finished in the second spot followed by Brandon Ford, Kevin Root and Nick Krause.

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Feature (25-laps): 1. 09 – CONNOR CLEVELAND, 2. M1 – Dave Marcuccilli, 3. 18 – Brandon Ford, 4. 34 – Kevin Root, 5. 24K – Nick Krause, 6. 5 – Amy Holland, 7. 12G – Matt Guererri, 8. 52 – Jessica Power, 9. 20 – Dave Schilling, 10. 3J – DJ Forbes, 11. 31 – Corey Barker, 12. 99 – Ben Wheeler, 13. 24 – Brian Pessolano, 14. 88H – Chris Hulsizer, 15. 7S – Andrew Smith, 16. 20X – Kevin Ridley, 17. 98T – Tyler Thompson, 18. 38 – Zach Sobotka, 19. 1 – Jim Spano, 20. 1 – Mark Yorker, 21. 1T – Charlie Tibbits, 22. 1L – Jeff Lawrence, 23. 06W – Dorian Wahdan, 24. 82 – Will Shields, 25. 25G – Nick Guererri, 26. 0 – Tony Finch III



Heat #1: 1. 12G – Matt Guererri, 2. 82 – Will Shields, 3. 20 – Dave Schilling, 4. 1 – Andrew Smith, 5. 99 – Ben Wheeler, 6. 39 – Paul Carey, 7. 98T – Tyler Thompson, 8. 21X – Eric Williams, 9. 11T – Jeff Taylor, 10. 117 – CJ Castelletti, 11. 74 – Kelly Smith

Heat #2: 1. 38 – Zach Sobotka, 2. 24 – Brian Pessolano, 3. 5 – Amy Holland, 4. 1 – Jim Spano, 5. 1L – Jeff Lawrence, 6. 06W – Dorian Wahdan, 7. 1M – Tyler Murray, 8. 93C – Mike Buchanan, 9. 87S – John Strickler, 10. 18J – Jason Rood

Heat #3: 1. 34 – Kevin Root, 2. M1 – Dave Marcuccilli, 3. 3J – DJ Forbes, 4. 25G – Nick Guererri, 5. 1T – Charlie Tibbits, 6. 67 – Greg Doust, 7. 16B – Brandon Carvey, 8. 4 – Keith Stevenson, 9. 36 – Ben Bushaw, 10. 42 – Frank Sobotka

Heat #4: 1. 09 – Connor Cleveland, 2. 18 – Brandon Ford, 3. 24K – Nick Krause, 4. 52 – Jessica Power, 5. 0 – Tony Finch III, 6. 20X – Kevin Ridley, 7. 31 – Corey Barker, 8. 87 – Rocco Leone, 9. 88H – Chris Hulsizer, 10. 27Z – Dylan Zacharias

Consi #1: 1. 1 – Mark Yorker, 2. 98T – Tyler Thompson, 3. 06W – Dorian Wahdan, 4. 1M – Tyler Murray, 5. 11 – Gordy Button, 6. 21X – Eric Williams, 7. 93C – Mike Buchanan, 8. 87J – John Strickler, 9. 18J – Jason Rood, 10. 74 – Kelly Smith, 11. 117 – CJ Castelletti

Consi #2: 1. 1. 20X – Kevin Ridley, 2. 31 – Corey Barker, 3. 88H – Chris Hulsizer, 4. 87 – Rocco Leone, 5. 67 – Greg Doust, 6. 16B – Brandon Carvey, 7. 4 – Keith Stevenson, 8. 36 – Ben Bushaw, 9. 42 – Frank Sobotka

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Feature (20-laps): 1. 15 – NATE HENDRIX, 2. 17 – Danny Knoll III, 3. 7F – Ivan Forney, 4. 15C – Cheyenna Ling, 5. 1 – Matt Smith, 6. 62 – DJ Shuman, 7. 007 – Gary Kretzer, 8. 9 – Jordan Noody, 9. 99 – Ron Strong, 10. 13 – Tyler Thompson, 11. 17K – Scott Kruetter, 12. 26 – Ricky Pritchard, 13. 66 – Lisa Kretzer, 14. 16 – Nick Groff, 15. TX7 – Dave Schilling, 16. 8 – Jim Young, 17. 29 – Darryl Ruggles, 18. 29X – Johnny Kolosek, 19. 6 – Alex Troutman, 20. 18 – Ray Sand Jr., 21. 17Z – Brandon Oddo

About Weedsport Speedway: Purchased in 2013 by Al Heinke, Weedsport Speedway has returned to a real racers track, providing a complete venue for racers, their families and friends, and for the fans looking for motorsports entertainment. Officially opened for the first time on July 24, 1955 – the Weedsport Speedway 3/8 mile dirt oval has produced a legendary list of drivers and champions including Will Cagle, Danny Johnson, Bob McCreadie, Alan Johnson, Jack Johnson, and Dave Lape to name a few. Today the facility welcomes the best of the best in dirt short track racing from the Craftsman World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series to the Super DIRTcar Series Big Block Modifieds along with the DIRTcar 358-Modifieds, Sportsman, Pro Stocks, and more. While racing entertainment is the focal point, Weedsport Speedway has gone the extra mile in welcoming Weedsport Productions, which brings the facility full circle with a dedicated digital entertainment team for web, television, and on site screen usage.