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March 5th, 2011 Results


The 2010 Champion Troy Rutherford wins opening night for VRA Sprint Cars.

Ventura CA - March 5, 2011.....Troy Rutherford started the new 2011 season the same way he let off in 2010 with a powerful win over Greg Taylor in the 30 lap feature for VRA Sprints Saturday night. Rutherford came from his 6th starting position to pass race leader Greg Taylor on lap 27 of the 30 lap race. Taylor had passed early race leader Marcus Niemela on lap8 and then led until Rutherford got by on lap 27. Taylor and Rutherford battled nose to tail for most of the race that started 20 cars from a field of 31 cars in the pits. following Rutherford and Taylor to the line were Marcus Niemela and Brandon Thomson. Heat race wins went to Derek Buckley, Thomson, Rutherford and Justin Kierce. One semi main was run to fill the main event field with the win going to Bruce Douglas.

IMCA Modifieds opened their season with two heat races for the 19 cars in the pits. Danny Lauer took heat one and heat two went to Randy Thornell. The twenty lap feature was all Lauer as he led from the opening green flag to the checkered. 2010 VRA IMCA track champion Austin Rodarte finished second with Thornell third, Brad Prows fourth and Doug Thornton fifth.

VRA Dwarf Cars were on the track in two divisions, Seniors and Pros. There were 10 cars at the race in each division. In Seniors, the two heat races went to George Calve and Mitch Hedrick. Their 20 lap feature went to 2010 series champion George Calvo followed by Mark Davis, George Sack Jr., Keith Koslov and Dave Dotson. In Pros it was Thomas Velasquez and Angel Figueroa taking heat race wins. 2010 series champion Figureoa came back to take the win in the 20 lap feature over Ray Estrada, Kevin Calvo, Eric Alton and Curt Cook.

VRA's new Mod Lite Class had their first event with Chris Olson taking the win in the heat race and feature. Following Olson across the line in the main were Kevin Alverson and Jim Chapp.

The final group racing on opening night were our three kids divisions. In VRA Mini Dwarf Superchargers, Cameron McCauley took the heat race win and the feature win. following him in the feature were Joe Snyder, Nick Velasquez, Destyn Garcia and Logan Rutherford. In Mini Dwarf Pistons the heat race and feature win went to J.D. Brown. Garrett Egan and Dylan Garcia followed him across the line in the main event. In VRA Junior Midgets, 2010 series champion Brennan Rogers got back to his winning ways by taking the 15 lap feature. following him were Tommy Velasquez, Devin McCree, Kayle Brazel and Chase Lippert. Heat race wins went to McCree and Oliver Blades.

Racing resumes next Saturday night March 12, with a full program of exciting racing featuring VRA Sprints, Senior Sprints, IMCA Modifieds, Sport Compacts and Go Karts.
 

Ventura Raceway Race Results for 03/05/2011

VRA Sprint Cars
Race #1 03/05/2011

Main Event Results: 1. Troy Rutherford, Ojai, 30 Laps; 2. Greg Taylor, Ventura, 30 Laps; 3. Marcus Niemela, Santa Barbara, 30 Laps; 4. Brandon Thomson, Ventura, 30 Laps; 5. Justin Kierce, Reseda, 30 Laps; 6. Don Gansen, San Bernardino, 30 Laps; 7. Josh Ford, Camarillo, 30 Laps; 8. Clark Templeman III, Santa Clarita, 30 Laps; 9. John Nock, Newhall, 30 Laps; 10. Derek Buckley, Ojai, 30 Laps; 11. Brody Roa, Buena Park, 30 Laps; 12. Brian Camarillo, Camarillo, 30 Laps; 13. Charlie Butcher, Santa Barbara, 30 Laps; 14. Ryan Bernal, Hollister, 29 Laps; 15. Tom Harper, Reseda, 29 Laps; 16. Tom Hendricks, Simi Valley, 29 Laps; 17. Bruce Douglass, Ventura, 26 Laps; 18. Brent Camarillo, Camarillo, 22 Laps; 19. Steve Hix, Ventura, 19 Laps; 20. Steve Conrad, Quartz Hill, 0 Laps
Lap Leaders: Marcus Niemela (1-8), Greg Taylor (9-27), Troy Rutherford (28-30)

Heat Race Winners: Heat 1: Derek Buckley; Heat 2: Brandon Thomson; Heat 3: Troy Rutherford; Heat 4: Justin Kierce

Top 10 in points: 1. Troy Rutherford, 260; 2. Greg Taylor, 235; 3. Marcus Niemela, 220; 4. Brandon Thomson, 215; 5. Justin Kierce, 205; 6. Don Gansen, 190; 7. Clark Templeman III, 170; 7. Josh Ford, 170; 7. Derek Buckley, 170; 10. John Nock, 165

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IMCA Modifieds
Race #1 03/05/2011

Main Event Results: 1. Danny Lauer, Nipomo, 20 Laps; 2. Austin Rodarte, Ventura, 20 Laps; 3. Randy Thornell, Apple Valley, 20 Laps; 4. Brad Prows, Ojai, 20 Laps; 5. Doug Thorton, Santa Maria, 20 Laps; 6. Aaron Rodarte, Ventura, 20 Laps; 7. Curtis Lowers, Orcutt, 20 Laps; 8. Robert "Joey" Claborn, Santa Maria, 20 Laps; 9. Andrew Phipps, 20 Laps; 10. Steve Bulpitt, Culver City, 20 Laps; 11. John Romero, Oxnard, 20 Laps; 12. Ryan Lauer, Santa Maria, 20 Laps; 13. Dave Phipps, Simi Valley, 19 Laps; 14. Chris Crompe, Nipomo, 16 Laps; 15. Jim Evans, Ventura, 11 Laps; 16. Chuck Costabile, Simi Valley, 10 Laps; 17. Jack Parker, Simi Valley, 3 Laps; 18. Kenny Kirkpatrick, Nipomo, 3 Laps
Lap Leaders: Danny Lauer (1-20)

Heat Race Winners: Heat 1: Danny Lauer; Heat 2: Randy Thornell

Top 10 in points: 1. Danny Lauer, 40; 2. Austin Rodarte, 39; 3. Randy Thornell, 38; 4. Brad Prows, 37; 5. Doug Thorton, 36; 6. Aaron Rodarte, 35; 7. Curtis Lowers, 34; 8. Robert "Joey" Claborn, 33; 9. Andrew Phipps, 32; 10. Steve Bulpitt, 31

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VRA Pro Dwarf Cars
Race #1 03/05/2011

Main Event Results: 1. Angel Figueroa, El Segundo, 20 Laps; 2. Ray Estrada, Yucaipa, 20 Laps; 3. Kevin Calvo, Agua Dulce, 20 Laps; 4. Eric Alton, Simi Valley, 20 Laps; 5. Curt Cook, Santa Paula, 20 Laps; 6. Thomas Velasquez, Camarillo, 20 Laps; 7. Eric Moore, Ventura, 20 Laps; 8. Mike Lewis, Sunland, 20 Laps; 9. Paul Anderson, 18 Laps; 10. Jason Horton, Oxnard, 9 Laps
Lap Leaders: Eric Alton (1-2), Angel Figueroa (3-20)

Heat Race Winners: Heat 1: Thomas Velasquez; Heat 2: Angel Figueroa

Top 10 in points: 1. Angel Figueroa, 260; 2. Ray Estrada, 230; 3. Kevin Calvo, 210; 3. Eric Alton, 210; 5. Curt Cook, 200; 6. Thomas Velasquez, 195; 7. Eric Moore, 170; 7. Mike Lewis, 170; 9. Paul Anderson, 155; 10. Jason Horton, 150

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VRA Senior Dwarf Cars
Race #1 03/05/2011

Main Event Results: 1. George Calvo, Agua Dulce, 20 Laps; 2. Mark Davis, Ventura, 20 Laps; 3. George Sack Jr, Aqua Dulce, 20 Laps; 4. Keith Koslov, Agoura, 20 Laps; 5. Dave Dotson, Thousand Oaks, 20 Laps; 6. Jim Boles, Goleta, 20 Laps; 7. Keith Vondersaar, Acton, 20 Laps; 8. Mike Neal, Northridge, 6 Laps; 9. Tom Stephens Sr, Ventura, 5 Laps; 10. Mitch Hedrick, Simi Valley, 4 Laps
Lap Leaders: George Sack Jr (1-8), George Calvo (9-20)

Heat Race Winners: Heat 1: George Calvo; Heat 2: Mitch Hedrick

Top 10 in points: 1. George Calvo, 260; 2. Mark Davis, 230; 3. George Sack Jr, 220; 4. Keith Koslov, 200; 5. Dave Dotson, 185; 6. Mike Neal, 175; 6. Keith Vondersaar, 175; 6. Jim Boles, 175; 9. Mitch Hedrick, 170; 10. Tom Stephens Sr, 160

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Mod Lite
Race #1 03/05/2011

Main Event Results: 1. Chris Olson, Chino Hills, 15 Laps; 2. Kevin Alverson, Thousand Oaks, 15 Laps; 3. Jim Chapp, 10 Laps
Lap Leaders: Jim Chapp (1-3), Chris Olson (4-15)

Heat Race Winners: Heat 1: Chris Olson

Top 10 in points: 1. Chris Olson, 260; 2. Kevin Alverson, 235; 3. Jim Chapp, 215

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VRA Mini Dwarf - Pistons
Race #1 03/05/2011

Main Event Results: 1. J D Brown, Oxnard, 10 Laps; 2. Garrett Egan, Saugus, 8 Laps; 3. Dylan Garcia, 4 Laps; 4. Trevor Hanson, Simi Valley, Did not show
Lap Leaders: J D Brown (1-10)

Heat Race Winners: Heat 1: J D Brown

Top 10 in points:

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VRA Mini Dwarf - Superchargers
Race #1 03/05/2011

Main Event Results: 1. Cameron McCauley, Westlake, 12 Laps; 2. Joe Snyder, Westlake, 12 Laps; 3. Nick Velasquez, Camarillo, 12 Laps; 4. Destyn Garcia, Oxnard, 12 Laps; 5. Logan Rutherford, Ojai, 11 Laps; 6. Ryann Butcher, Ventura, 10 Laps
Lap Leaders: Nick Velasquez (1-8), Cameron McCauley (9-12)

Heat Race Winners: Heat 1: Cameron McCauley

Top 10 in points:

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VRA Junior Midgets
Race #1 03/05/2011

Main Event Results: 1. Brennan Rogers, Camarillo, 15 Laps; 2. Tommy Velasquez III, Camarillo, 15 Laps; 3. Devin McCree, Ventura, 15 Laps; 4. Kayle Brazel, Granada Hills, 15 Laps; 5. Chase Lippert, Granada Hills, 15 Laps; 6. Miles Hedrick, Simi Valley, 15 Laps; 7. Oliver Blades, Moorpark, 15 Laps; 8. Mike Long, Newberry Park, 14 Laps
Lap Leaders: Kayle Brazel (1), Brennan Rogers (2-15)

Heat Race Winners: Heat 1: Devin McCree; Heat 2: Oliver Blades

Top 10 in points: 1. Brennan Rogers, 255; 2. Devin McCree, 225; 2. Tommy Velasquez III, 225; 4. Kayle Brazel, 205; 5. Chase Lippert, 200; 6. Oliver Blades, 185; 6. Miles Hedrick, 185; 8. Mike Long, 165

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Report Created by Ventura Raceway Scoring Program
Report Created: 03/07/2011 12:15
 



February
19 Open Practice ( All Divisions)
26 Open Practice ( All Divisions)

March
5 VRA Sprints, IMCA Modifieds, Dwarf Cars, Mod Lite, Mod Lite Jr., Jr. Midgets & Mini Dwarfs
12 VRA Sprints, Senior Sprints, IMCA Modifieds, Sport Compacts & Go Karts
19 VRA Sprints, VRA Midgets, Focus Midgets & Jr. Focus Midgets (All Coast Challenge #1)
26 VRA Sprints, IMCA Modifieds, Dwarf Cars, Mod Lite, Mod Lite Jr., Jr. Midgets & Mini Dwarfs

April
2 VRA Sprints, Senior Sprints, Dwarf Cars, Sport Compacts, Mod Lite, Mod Lite Jr., Jr. Midgets & Mini Dwarfs
9 OFF WEEKEND
16 VRA Sprints, Senior Sprints, IMCA Modifieds, Pro Dwarf Cars, CA Lightning Sprints & Go Karts
23 VRA Sprints, VRA Midgets, IMCA Modifieds, Focus Midgets, Jr. Focus Midgets & Go Karts
30 Senior Sprints, VRA Midgets, IMCA Modifieds, Dwarf Cars & Sport Compacts


         FULL 2011 SCHEDULE