Monday, July 4, 2016

Mastrioanni wins Sportsman feature at Humberstone

Mastrioanni at Humberstone
credit: Softouch Photo/Humberstone Speedway
Welland, Ontario’s Joey Mastrioanni picked up his first career win in the PC Works DIRTcar Sportsman division at Humberstone Speedway on Sunday night. Rob Pietz from Gasline, Ontario won his second Pinty’s RUSH Late Model feature of the season, and Rob Murray from St. Catharines, Ontario won his third JC Auto Street Stock feature of the season.  Danny Wurster from Niagara Falls, Ontario won the Mike Knapp Ford Pro 4 Truck feature event, while Jay Moulton from St. Catharines picked up the win in the Cosco Haulage Mini Stocks. Mark Shadwell from Hamilton won the Vintage Car feature, and Rob Goulding won the Eve of Destruction Enduro qualifier and is now qualified for the Eve of Destruction, set for September 25.

Mastrioanni took the lead on the first lap of the 25-lap feature and never looked back, going on to score his first career DIRT Sportsman checkered flag. Justin Sharp settled for second, followed by Cody McPherson, Dylan Davidson and Chad Chevalier.

Pietz led the RUSH Late Model feature from flag-to-flag for his second win of the season, followed by Tim Gillespie, Sam Pennacchio, Jeff Dayman and Dennis Lunger Jr.

Vince Fargnoli took the lead early in the 20-lap JC Auto Street Stocks feature, but Murray took over with a Lap 5 pass for the lead. Murray held off Jason Fontaine in the second half of the race to score his third win on the season, followed by Bill Bleich Jr., Dave Bailey and Fargnoli.

Humberstone returns to action on Sunday, July 10 as Walters Excavators presents a full card of racing featuring the DIRTcar Sportsman, RUSH Late Models, Street Stocks, Pro 4 Trucks and Mini Stocks plus the Vintage Cars. Gates open at 4:30 p.m., with racing scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Find out more at

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