Bollinger Scores Second at Farmer City

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Ray Bollinger Scores Number Two with Farmer City Win

The series returns to action on Saturday at Highland (Ill.) Speedway

FARMER CITY, Ill. – July 8, 2016 – Ray Bollinger scored his second DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals victory in a week Friday night as he held off Mike Harrison to win at Farmer City (Ill.) Raceway.

Bollinger started on the feature pole but a fierce battle was underway right behind him between Harrison and Kenny Wallace who looked to hang on to their respective positions and challenge Bollinger for the lead.

As Bollinger pulled away and Harrison settled into second, Michael Long battled passed Wallace and worked to reel in Harrison.

Through traffic in the final laps, Bollinger had his hands full with Harrison right behind. It was Bollinger though who crossed the finish in first.

“Farmer City’s track, that was awesome,” Bollinger said. “That was great. That was a helluva lot of passing through the lapped cars there. I was so worried Harrison or Wallace was coming, I just kept praying for the end to come and we had it at the end.”

The DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals returns to action on Saturday night at Highland Speedway in Highland, Ill.

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DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Statistical Report; Farmer City Raceway; Farmer City, Ill.

 

A-Main: 1. Ray Bollinger (Kewanee, IL), 2. Mike Harrison (Highland, IL), 3. Michael Long (Fowler, IL), 4. Kenny Wallace (Concord, NC), 5. Tyler Nicely (Owensboro, KY), 6. Josh Harris (Utica, KY), 7. Luke Gash (Chebanse, IL), 8. Jeffery Ledford (Pontiac, IL), 9. Jeff Leka (Buffalo, IL), 10. Steven Brooks (New Lenox, IL), 11. Danny Schwartz (Ashmore, IL), 12. Allen Weisser (Peoria, IL), 13. Matt Maier (Rantoul, IL), 14. Nathan Balensiefen (Sheffield, IL), 15. Ray Walsh (St Louis, MO), 16. Zach Schantz (Highland, IL), 17. Rory Overmyer Sr (Champaign, IL), 18. Sabreena Ekstrom (Sidney, IL), 19. Jeff Curl (Fairbury, IL), 20. Lucas Lee (Paris, TN), 21. Jason Maier (Thomasboro, IL), 22. Brian Lynn (Mason City, IL). Hard Charger: Tim Manville.

 

 

2016 DIRTcar Summit Racing Equipment Modified Nationals Schedule

 

Date Day Track Winner
June 15 Wednesday Brownstown Speedway Rain/Cancelled
June 16 Thursday Kankakee Co. Speedway Nick Hoffman
June 19 Sunday Terre Haute Action Track Nick Hoffman (2)
June 21 Tuesday Jacksonville Speedway Ra
y Walsh
June 23 Thursday Spoon River Speedway Nick Hoffman (3)
June 24 Friday Tri-City Speedway Clayton Miller
June 25 Saturday Fairbury Speedway Chad Kinder
June 26 Sunday Tri-State Speedway PPD/Rain
June 27 Monday OFF  
June 28 Tuesday Clarksville Speedway Josh Harris
June 29 Wednesday Belle Clair Speedway Mike Harrison
June 30 Thursday OFF  
July 1 Friday Fayette Co. Speedway Brian Bielong
July 2 Saturday Federated Auto Parts Raceway at I-55 Rain
July 3 Sunday Lincoln Speedway Rain
July 4 Monday LaSalle Speedway Ray Bollinger
July 5 Tuesday Daugherty Speedway Nick Hoffman (4)
July 6 Wednesday Peoria Speedway Kenny Wallace
July 7 Thursday Macon Speedway Rodney Standerfer
July 8 Friday Farmer City Raceway Ray Bollinger (2)
July 9 Saturday Highland Speedway  
July 10 Sunday Quincy Raceways  
July 11 Monday OFF  
July 12 Tuesday Plymouth Speedway  
July 13 Wednesday Shadyhill Speedway  
July 14 Thursday Merritt Speedway  
July 15 Friday Oakshade Raceway  
July 16 Saturday Oakshade Raceway  
July 29 Friday Fairbury Speedway  
July 30 Saturday Fairbury Speedway  

 

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