Thompson, CT — Thompson International Speedway featured Twin 30 lap features for the Sunoco Modifieds on Thursday night. Woody Pitkat of Stafford, CT, made it two in a row in Sunoco Modified action in the night’s Modified the opener. In the second of the twins, Ryan Preece was declared the winner of a controversial feature event that saw Pitkat cross the checkers first. In a more conventional finish, it was Tommy O’Sullivan scoring the victory in the Late Models.
Troy Talman of Oxford, MA wired the field to secure the victory in Sunoco Lite Modified. Scott Sundeen continued his domination of the Limited Sportsman division with a win on Thursday night. John Lowinski-Loh, Jr. made it five consecutive wins in the TIS Modified division. Dave Trudeau of Mansfield, MA, earned top honors in the Mini Stocks. Bill Cummins of Clinton, MA, earned top honors in the Vintage Outlaw Modifieds.
The first of the twin 30s for the Sunoco Modifieds ran under the bright sunshine. Shining brightly was Woody Pitkat of Stafford, CT. Kerry Malone jumped out from his pole starting position to lead the opening laps. Keith Rocco made quick work of Ryan Preece for second position. The first caution of the event flew on lap three for a spin by Mathew Rzewnicki. On the ensuing restart, it was all Rocco. He took the top spot away from Malone. Woody Pitkat came along for the ride followed by Preece; relegating Malone back to fourth.