Local drivers compete at Devil's Bowl Speedway

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WEST HAVEN — Another week of racing at Devil's Bowl Speedway saw many local racers compete.

In the Pepsi sportsman modified "Charlie LaDuc Memorial" feature, three local drivers placed inside the top 20.

Neil Stratton of Bennington placed 10th, while Frank Hoard III of Manchester Center finished 15th and Marty Kelly III of North Bennington finished in 17th place in the 54-lap race.

The best finish for a local driver came from Samantha Mulready of Cambridge, N.Y., who placed sixth in the Friend Construction 500cc mini sprint feature, a 20-lap race.

Rob Maxon of Pownal finished in 13th in the 25-lap Pepsi sportsman "Draw Race." Tim Davis of Bennington finished in 15th of that race.

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Two Cambridge, N.Y. racers competed in the O'Reilly Auto Parts limited sportsman feature 20 lap race. Dakota Green placed 22nd, and right behind him was Matt Jordan, placing 23rd in the event.

The biggest event of the year is next with the Interstate All Battery Center Vermont 200 on September 5-6.

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The 200-lap main event on Sunday is the biggest Sportsman Modified race in North America, paying $7,500 to the winner plus up to $5,000 in lap leader bonuses. Qualifying and the Vermont 200 are on Sunday starting at 2:00 p.m., along with the Sprint Cars of New England.

A full card of action for Devil's Bowl's weekly divisions is on Saturday at 5:00 p.m. as well. Tickets are now available online at the Devil's Bowl Speedway website.

Devil's Bowl Speedway is located on Route 22A in West Haven, four miles north of U.S. Route 4, Exit 2, and just 20 minutes from Rutland, Vt.

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For more information, visit www.DevilsBowlSpeedwayVT.com or call (802) 265-3112. Devil's Bowl Speedway is on Facebook at facebook.com/DevilsBowlSpeedway, and on Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat at @DevilsBowlSpeed; follow the action using the #DevilsBowl hashtag.

MIDDLEBURY — The Ralph Myhre Golf Course hosted the Vermont State Women's Golf Association (VSWGA) held their 2020 Mid-Amateur Championship over the weekend.

Trisha Mahar of Mount Anthony Country Club finished in a three-way tie for tenth place, shooting a combined 34 over par during the two rounds of the tournament.

Christine Wood, also of MACC, finished in 53rd after shooting 66-over through the two rounds.

Rebecca Montgelas of Ekwanok Country Club won the tournament with a score of plus-19.


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