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Mon, 09 Sep 2013, 16:06 PM

Jr. Dragsters are Up to the Challenge
Courtesy of Evan Jones





MOHNTON, Pa. - Maple Grove Raceway had an influx of Jr. Dragsters on Sunday for its annual Jr. Dragster Challenge. The young racers were split into age groups and had the chance to compete for a miniature Wally Parks Trophy.

A non-points E.T. Bracket Race was also held.

Results from the Jr. Dragster Challenge finals:

8-9 year-olds: James Paylor (North East, Md.) ran 13.435 seconds at 45.78 mph that was .002 over his dial in to beat Katelyn Kershner (New Tripoli, Pa.).

10-11: Owen Roth (Danielsville, Pa.) was the winner when Amber Bell (Hershey, Pa.) fouled at the start.

12-13: Richie Rice (Fallsington, Pa.) ran 9.051 at 70.73 that was .071 his dial. He had a .047 advantage with the reaction time, which was important because runner-up Hollie Ray-Bausher (Shillington, Pa.) was .063 over her dial.

14-15: Maple Grove season champion Vincent Branca (Norristown, Pa.) used a great reaction time - ..007 - to get the jump on runner-up Deja Brown (York, Pa.). He then followed through with a 7.958 at 77.80 that was .058 over.

16-17: Emily Zartman (Pottstown, Pa.) was .042 over, going 7.962 at 79.89 that gave her the nod over Jessie Rothenberger (Glenmoore, Pa.).

Meanwhile, there were a couple of repeat winners in the E.T. Bracket race that featured racers from the Sunoco Race Fuels Money Trail that wrapped up its points season on Saturday.

Saturday's race, the 17th and final one on the schedule, was stopped in the first round of eliminations due to rain.

Barry Sauder (Ephrata, Pa.) won Super Eliminator when Jeff Wolf (East Earl, Pa.) fouled at the start. Sauder, in a 1972 Nova, went 10.805 at 123.50 mph to complete his run.

Season points champion Brock Moshier (Lititz, Pa.) took Pro in his '71 Vega. He went 9.120 at 131.45 - .040 over his dial-in - to beat Tim Rubendall (Pottstown, Pa.), who was .043 over.

Eddie Beidler (Hatfield, Pa.) brought his '93 Mustang to PPC Lubricants Victory Lane with a win over LeeAnn Ormsbee (Harrisburg, Pa.) in Street. Beidler ran 12.527 at 109.07 that was .097 over.

Nathan Beideman (Parkesburg, Pa.) took Trophy class with a pass of 17.662 at 77.23 to beat Bob Keffer.





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