LIMA — Fans on Friday night at Limaland Motorsports Park go to see the K&L Ready Mix Clash, and the 17th annual Keysor Memorial.
No. 74D Craig Dippman from Oregon, Ohio, picked up his first Keysor Memorial win in the Bud Thunderstocks, while No. 17 Jared Horstman continued his winning ways in the K&L Ready Mix NRA Sprint Invader feature, and No. 34X Shane O’Connor made his return to victory lane in K&N Filters UMP Modified action.
Kicking off the night were the Bud Thunderstocks with a 15 lap A Main honoring the memory of Bill and Bobby Keysor. No. 88 Tod Sturgeon and No. 87 Andy Welch led the field to green with Sturgeon spinning to the infield on the initial start, On the complete restart, Dippman grabbed the lead and went on to pick up the $1,000 payday. No. M1 Jeff Matheny finished second. Heat races were won by Matheny, No. 22T Tony Anderson and No. 463 Daniel Sanchez.
Next up were the K&N Filters UMP Modifieds with 20 lap A Main. No. 16 Jeff Koz and No. 34X Shane O’Connor led the way to green. Following a caution, O’ Connor grabbed the lead. On lap 12, No. 3W Dylan Woodling grabbed the top spot and appeared to be set to until his machine shut down exiting turn 4 on the final lap, giving the victory to O’Connor, Woodling would coast across the line to finish second. Heat race wins went to O’Connor, Koz, and No. 95J Jerry Bowersock.
Completing the night’s racing were the K&L Ready Mix NRA Sprint Invaders in a 25 lap K&L Ready Mix Clash A Main. No. 28H Hud Horton and No. 17 Jared Horstman would pace the field to the green flag, with Horton grabbing the early lead. Horstman hounded Horton until making his move on the high side on lap 16 and take the lead for good. No 5M Mad Max Stambaugh would use a lapped car on the final lap to make his way past Horton to grab second. Heat races were won by No. 23 Devon Dobie, Stambaugh and No 49 Shawn Dancer.
Limaland is back in action Friday night as Alexander and Bebout present the 21st annual Limaland Season Point Championships. The K&N Filter UMP Modifieds and Bud Thunderstock will compete in the final points event of 2018, and the JLH General Contractors FAST 305 Series will make a final visit to Limaland for 2018. For more information go to limaland.com.