2017-10-19 / Racing Roundup

Racing Roundup

By Brad Vores

Donny Schatz came away with the win in Saturday night’s World of Outlaws 410 Sprint car event at Port Royal Speedway.

The eight-time and current WoO point leader got around Port track champion Brock Zearfoss with about 10 laps to go, and then held on following a late race yellow to post his 19th win of the year at second win at Port Royal.

Lance Dewease finished second over Daryn Pittman, Brad Sweet, Jason Johnson, Dave Blaney, Danny Dietrich, Sheldon Haudeschild, Jac Haudenschild and David Gravel. Mike and Logan Wagner didn’t make it into the A-Main as 40 cars signed in for the tough program.

Kyle Smith won Saturday night’s 305 Sprint Car Main at Susquehanna Speedway, which was his second straight win in central PA after winning the big 305 show at Port Royal a week before. The Massachusetts driver defeated Darren Miller, Dave Grube, Ken Duke Jr. and Billy Ney.

Bobby Beard was the 358 Late Model winner at Port Royal over Brian Shuey, Eric Hohol, Randy Christine Jr. and Sean Merkel. Christine won the 2017 track championship.

Port Royal will end its season this Saturday night with a three-division show of 410 Sprints, URC 360 Sprints and 305 Sprints. Racing is at 5 p.m.

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