Derrick McGrew Jr. Victorious In Short Track Super Series’ Sportsman Main Tuesday At Accord Speedway
Story By: CHRIS MOORE / SHORT TRACK SUPER SERIES – ACCORD, NY – Derrick McGrew Jr. of Ballston Spa, N.Y., kicked off the Short Track Super Series Precision Hydraulic & Oil North Region with his first career Series triumph Tuesday night at Accord Speedway.
McGrew, started on the outside pole and fell back before racing his way forward and taking the win and the $1,500 payday to boot. McGrew fought to wrestle the lead away from Tyler Peet in the 25-lap event.
Hunter Lapp and Joe Toth rounded out the podium with Dylan Madsen and Tyler Peet rounding out the top five.
Thirty-six STSS Crate 602 Sportsman took part in the event.
Finish (25 laps): DERRICK MCGREW, JR., Hunter Lapp, Joe Toth, Dylan Madsen, Tyler Peet, Jared Labagh, Drew Boniface, Talan Carter, Gordon Smith, Justin Comes, Matt Richardson, Josh Allen, Blaine Klinger, Joe Judge, Tom Princiotta, Roger Hummer, Aidan Elliott, Travis Green, Mike Nagel, Jr., Michael Ballestero, Dale Welty, Jared Miller, Brian Krummel, Greg Crooker
Did Not Qualify: Pat Mann, Ben Feldman, Ashton Dewitt, Michael Travis, Joe Smith, Clayton DuMond, Chip Constantino, Tighe Sherlock, Brad Weaver, Rick Wegner, Jr., Steve Williams, Scott Zehnecker
Accurate Collision of Pompano Halfway Leader ($100): Tyler Peet
BDR Speed Bonus ($50 Gift Card): Michael Ballestero (20th)
Beyea Custom Headers Redraw Bonus ($25): Roger Hummel (Redrew 12th)
Fastline Performance Bonuses ($100 Certificates): Hunter Lapp (second) & Josh Allen (12th)
Henry’s Exhaust Power Position ($50 Certificate): Matt Richardson (11th)