Late Race Pass Leads to Victory For Rudolph at Land Of Legends

CANANDAIGUA, NY – Erick Rudolph took the lead coming to the white flag and then held off Matt Sheppard coming to the checkers to win the Big Block Modified feature on Saturday night at the Land of Legends Raceway.  Alan Johnson finished in third, with Adam Roberts, and James Sweeting completing the top five.

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Pepsi Big-Block Modified

*Feature (35 laps): 1. 25-Erick Rudolph ($2,000), 2. 9s-Matt Sheppard, 3. 14j-Alan Johnson, 4. 63-Adam Roberts, 5. 11j-James Sweeting, 6. 19w-Justin Wright, 7. 23-Kyle Coffey, 8. 3-Justin Haers, 9. 22g-Gil Tegg Jr., 10. 21x-Eric Williams, 11. 1-Steve Paine, 12. 22-Jeff Daugherty, 13. 28p-Eldon Payne,Jr., 14. 77-Lance Dusett, 15. 12x-Dillon Groover, 16. 31m-Jimmy Maier(DNS).

Heats (8 laps)




#1: Wright, Williams, Roberts, Groover, Paine, Johnson, Dusett, Payne.

#2: Tegg, Rudolph, Maier(DSQ/light), Coffey, Sheppard, Sweeting, Haers, Daugherty.

Canandaigua Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-Ram Sportsman Modified

*Feature (25 laps): 1. 34-Kevin Root ($750), 2. 1f-A.J. Lloyd, 3. 3m-Mike Stanton Jr., 4. 70-Alex Payne, 5. 12g-Matt Guererri, 6. 7-Paul Guererri, 7. 2-Loren Lincoln, 8.31-Kane Bristol, 9. 56-Garrison Krentz, 10. 1-Billy Paine, 11. 25g-Nick Guererri, 12. 9-Tim Baker, 13. 7z-Zach Payne, 14. 1x-Andrew Smith, 15. 11n-Ricky Newton, 16.113jr.-Frank Guererri Jr., 17. 01-Doug Smith, 18. 29g-Steve Gray, 19. 117jr.-C.J. Castelletti, 20. 2k-Anthony Kimble, 21. c21-Jeff Davoli, 22. 80-Cody Wolfe, 23. 00-Sam Hoxie, 24. 93-Tyler Vinson, 25. 21v-Tony Velez, 26.23b-Timmy Borden Jr., 27. 04-Eric Years, 28. 92-Wesley Hayes, 77-Benny Karlsen(DNS).

Heats (8 laps)

#1: Baker, M.Guererri, Kimble, Vinson, Z.Payne, Hoxie, Borden, Years.

#2: Bristol, Stanton, N.Guererri, D.Smith, Hayes, Davoli, Karlsen.

#3: A.Payne, A.Smith, Paine, Root, Castelletti, Velez, Wolfe.

#4: P.Guererri, Lincoln, Krentz, F.Guererri, Lloyd, Newton, Gray.

Mike Emhof Motorsports 305 Sprint

*Feature (20 laps): 1. 48jr.-Darryl Ruggles, 2. 38-Jason Whipple, 3. X-Dan Bennett, 4. 66-Erik Karlsen, 5. 48a-Alysha Bay, 6. 75-Brandyn Griffin, 7. 26j-Johnny Kolosek, 8. 42-Jesse Pruchnik, 9. 13t-Trevor Years, 10. 18c-Dan Craun, 11. 53-Tom Fletcher, 12. 9-Jordan Noody.

Heats (8 laps)

#1: Whipple, Bay, Bennett, Griffin, Years, Noody.

#2: Ruggles, Karlsen, Pruchnik, Kolosek, Craun, Fletcher.

Smith Bros. Drywall Street Stock

*Feature (15 laps): 1. 99-Adam DePuy, 2. 5c-Rick Crego, 3. 36-Jimmy Grant, 4. 57j-Quinn Sutherland, 5. 25b-Marc Minutolo(dsq), 6. 02-Brad Steinruck, 7. 00-Mike Welch, 8. 64-Bob Buono , 9. 37x-Carl Johnson, 10. 55b-Blane Smith, 11. 34q-Jason Quigley, 12. 74-Ronald “Bundy” Metcalf, 13. 12s-Dakota Sharp, 14. 4j-Jason Doty, 15. 55p-Parker Smith, 16. 69r-Carl Whittaker, 17. 122-Chris Beyea, 18. 9-Aksel Jensen, 19. 3-Patrick Hobbs, 20. 11j-Jeffrey Lalonde, 33-William Bradley Jr.(DNS).

Heats (6 laps)

#1: DePuy, Minutolo, Steinruck, Buono, Metcalf, Jensen, Whittaker.

#2: Sutherland, Grant, Quigley, Crego, B.Smith, Sharp, Bradley.

#3: Welch, Johnson, P.Smith, Doty, Beyea, Hobbs, Lalonde.

NEXT EVENT: Saturday Spectacular, August 10 @ 7pm;Geneva Club Beverage presents Big-Block Modified/Sportsman/305 Sprint/Street Stock plus Dirt Modified Nostalgia Tour with Finger Lakes Dialysis and Mark Washburn Memorial Benefit.