Stafford Springs, CT – Stafford Speedway was back on track with a 5-division NASCAR Whelen All-American Series event as part of USG Event Night on Friday, June 3rd. Keith Rocco scored his second consecutive victory in the 40-lap SK Modified® feature event, Woody Pitkat took his second consecutive victory in the 30-lap Late Model feature, Joey Cipriano came home the big winner in a thrilling duel for the win to pick up his second win of the season in the 20-lap SK Light Modified feature, Norm Sears picked up his second feature win of the season in the 20-lap Limited Late Model feature, and Josh Wood picked up his first feature victory of the 2011 season in the 15-lap DARE Stock feature.
In the 40-lap SK Modified® feature event, Chris Jones hit the turn 1 wall to bring the yellow out before the field could complete a lap. Chris Matthews took the race lead back under green with Nichole Morgillo and John Montesanto side by side for second place. Jeff Malave was fourth, with Michael Gervais and Rhyan Preece behind him.
Preece got around Gervais on lap-3 and Morgillo went into the race lead on lap-6. Behind Morgillo was Malave, Preece, Montesanto, and Matthews. Sean Foster spun and came to a stop on the backstretch grass to bring the yellow flag out with 9 laps complete. Foster needed a push to get back to pit road, where he parked his car for the remainder of the race.
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June 3rd SK Modified® Feature Results
Updated 2011 SK Modified® Points Standings
June 3rd Late Model Feature Results
Updated 2011 Late Model Points Standings
June 3rd SK Light Modified Feature Results
Updated 2011 SK Light Modified Points Standings
June 3rd Limited Late Model Feature Results
Updated 2011 Ltd. Late Model Points Standings
June 3rd DARE Stock Feature Results
Updated 2011 DARE Stock Points Standings