Gramley takes 3rd of the seasonNewsPhoto

In the sprint feature a pair of 12s lined up on the front row with Irvona drivers Roger Irvine and Bill Jones Jr. bringing the field to the start. It was Irvine who took the lead and was pulling away with Jones in second. There first caution of the event flew on lap nine, when Jones spun in the second turn. This tightened the field up and put third place Nathan Gramley on Irvine s tail. The race restarted with Irvine still leading and Gramley in second with Craig Robinson third.
Gramley started to reel in Irvine with five laps to go, and caught the lead leader off the second turn. When the field exited turn four Gramley had the lead and was pulling away from Irvine. When Gary Deem waved the checkered flag it was all Gramley taking his third win of the season over Irvine, Robinson, Cowboy Jim Kennedy and Todd Spangler completed the top five. Heat wins went to Johnny Hagan, Nathan Gramley and Bill Jones Jr.

Auto Locator PA 305 Sprints: 1. #23 Nathan Gramley, 2. #12 Roger Irvine, 3
#16 Craig Robinson, 4. #7 Jim Kennedy, 5. #33T Todd Spangler, 6. #33z Joe Zap, 7. #4 Rodney Peters, 8. #36 Rod Ort, 9. #47 Tom Worrick Jr., 10.
#21C Ryan Lynn, 11. #3 Johnny Hagen, 12. #1 Brian Sweitzer, 13. #79 Mel Light, 14. #76 Andy Haus, 15. #R6 Reed Thompson, 16. #89 D.J. Holland, 17. #27K Allan Kumpf, 18. #12J Bill Jones Jr., 19. #22 Jim Marquette DNS #84 Cliff Conner, #10 Scott Ellerman


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