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June 7 results at Pahrump Valley Speedway: Coupe: 1st – Mike Belcher #311, 2nd – Mark Daub #88, 3rd – David Belcher #9, 4th – Jeri Patrick #10, 5th – Anthony Broadhead #19; Bomber: 1st – Mike Layne #3, 2nd – Ryan Layne #37, 3rd – Gary Wyatt #65, 4th – Verne Hill #31, 5th – JJ Nunn #33, 6th – John Pietrorazio #1, 7th – Russ Wilson #29, 8th – Arlie Daniel #10; IMCA Modified: 1st – Jason Pike #23, 2nd – Dan Fitzgerald #87N, 3rd – Beau Gott #32, 4th – Mark Allison #5, 5th – Tony Kinkade #59, 6th – Bryan Wulfenstein #29, 7th – Keith Gott #55, 8th – Tommy Kahele #9, 9th – Jon Jensen #8, 10th – Josh Stringer #47, 11th – Rich Horibe #13, 12th – Joe Wabsis #40; Mini Stock: 1st – Sue Smotherman #14, 2nd – April Mitchell #18X, 3rd – Matt Belcher #360, 4th – Dylin Smotherman #21, 5th – Kevin Belcher #311, Dwarf: 1st -Brett Gamble #47X.

Tonopah Speedway June 14 Results:

Mini Stock: 1st Lee Ketten Jr. (Cub), 2nd Tanner Otteson, 3rd Jamaree Michael Earl, 4th Philip Garcia, 5th Tailor Davis, 6th Rory Bradley, 7th Pat Murphy, 8th Donnie Fields, Bombers: 1st Michael Ray McLaughlin, 2nd Larry Leach, 3rd Dylan Sanford, 4th Bill Delahunte, 5th Troy Maher, 6th Jordan Shelton; V6: 1st Shaun Maher, 2nd Ezra Labelle, 3rd Melissa Jo Otteson; Dwarf: 1st Steve Winters, 2nd Christopher Winters, 3rd Gene Winters, 4th #47, 5th #57, 6th Cody Ward; WCCS: 1st Steve Nash, 2nd Alex Williams; IMCA: 1st James Thibodeaux, 2nd Sterlynn Otteson, 3rd Charlie Pike, 4th Billy Anderson, 5th Scott Pike, 6th Duffy Otteson.

Great Games Schedule:

Round Mountain: June 30 – July 4th from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Round Mountain High School football field; Tonopah: July 7-11, from 9 a.m. – 1pm at Tonopah Middle School’s Logan Field; Beatty: July 28 – Aug. 1, from 8am – 12 p.m. at Beatty Community Park; Pahrump: Aug. 4-8, from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. at JG Johnson Elementary School (Teaming up with PVYA. Secondary site location, Ian Deutch Memorial Park off of Honeysuckle).

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