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Xenia OH 45385
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Dunlevy's Title Surge Rolls On


Xenia OH (6/22) : It was “Fan Appreciation Night” at Kilkare Speedway with free shirts and popcorn for fans. The night soon turned into a Dick Dunlevy Jr. appreciation night as the veteran driver continued his quest for a final track championship in his star studded career. Dunlevy, who announced in April that will be his final season has been nearly unbeatable this season. He had to survive two yellows to notch his ninth win of the season in his Eddie and Joann Simpson owned Ohio Pain Clinic ride after setting fast time. Bob Sibila, Shawn Stansell, Bobby Justus and Russ Bobb rounded out the top five. Justus carried the checker for the dash.


In street stock action New Carlisle's Jamie Sites led all 25 laps to pick up his third win of the season. Sites was behind the wheel of his Sites Motorsports/Scene 75 Camaro. Tyler Mhaffey was second, with fast qualifier David Stump third, Josh Longstreth fourth and Travis Digges fifth. Mahaffey was the dash winner.

The 30 lap modified main saw a familiar face in victory lane, as Xenia's Ryan Fleming picked up his 6th feature win of the year. Fleming, was behind the wheel of the family owned, Dayton Softwater sponsored open wheeler. Mike Carroll had to settle for second, after setting fast time and winning the dash. Bill Burba, Daryl McKay and Jamie Sites rounded out the top five.

The 20 lap compact feature saw a brand new winner, as Trotwood's Steve Barnhart took over the front on lap two and led the final circuits to notch his first careeer win. The win was in doubt on the final lap, as Bo Hoelscher closed in on Barnhart's Main Auto Parts Honda only to finish second. Bryan Lynch was third
with Ryan Barrett fourth and Nick Barnett fifth. Bo Hoelscher was the dash winner, with Paul Holley taking the heat checker.


This Friday the NASCAR WHELEN ALL AMERICAN SERIES returns with the late models, modifieds, street stocks and compacts. Racing will start at 8.


KilKare Speedway Summary 6/22/12


Street Stocks:
Fast qualifier: David Stump 15.635
Dash winner: Tyler Mahaffey
Feature 25 laps: 1. Jamie Sites 2. Tyler Mahaffey 3. David Stump 4. Josh Longstreth 5. Travis Digges 6. Rodney Kreusch

Late Models;
Fast qualifier: Dick Dunlevy Jr. 13.665
Dash winner: Bobby Justus
Feature 30 laps: 1. Dick Dunlevy Jr 2. Bob Sibila 3. Shawn Stansell 4. Bobby Justus 5. Russ Bobb 6. Cal Busch 7. Terry Scherz 8. Tony Brunke

Modifieds:
Fast qualifier: Mike Carroll 13.709
Dash winner: Mike Carroll
Feature 30 laps: 1. Ryan Fleming 2. Mike Carroll 3. Bill Burba 4. Daryl McKay
Jamie Sites 6. Grant Gamble 7. Ron Sagers

Compacts:
Dash winner: Joe Hoelscher
Heat winner: Paul Holley
Feature 20 laps: 1. Steve Barnhart 2.Bo Hoelscher 3. Bryan Lynch 4.. Ryan Barrett 5. Nick Barrett 6. Joe Hoelscher 7. Paul Holley 8. Amber Sites 9. Tony Cottrill 10. David Sagers