Shelbyville Daily Union

August 9, 2013

Local Racers Shine, Isley Doubles Up


Shelbyville Daily Union

---- — Another weekend of beautiful weather drew the fans and racers out to CCD as Chad Isley of Charleston on his 08 Suzuki was on fire this past weekend taking two out of the 3 classes he entered. Those wins moved him into the top 10 of Super Pro and within 1 point of the Bike leader.

In the Summit Racing ET Series Race # 10 it was Chad Isley of Charleston, IL on his 2008 Suzuki Drag Bike, taking home his 1st win of the day over Ryan Zinn of Shellbyville, IL in his 74 Vega in the Super Pro category.

In the Pro Class it was Kassie Edwards-Wilson of Charleston, IL in her 99 Camaro beat Jesse Brant of Mattoon, IL in his Hopper Family Racing 87 Cutlass, while Max Lang of Charleston in his 40 Willy's was a semi-finalist.

In Sportsmen Clayton Patrick of Charleston, IL in his 99 Z-28 has been on a roll lately winning his 3rd of the last 4 races over Katie Beason of Mattoon, IL in her 13 Camaro.

On Bikes it was Chad Isley winning his second race of the day and moving within one point of the lead defeating Brandon Correll of Shumway, IL on his 02 Suzuki. In High School it was Brady Curry of Lincoln, IL in his 67 Nova beating Brandy Protz in her 09 Chevy 1500.

Results: (Aug. 3)

Super Pro

W: Chad Isley, Charleston, IL (’08 Suzuki) - 6.012 @ 106.88 mph (5.98 dial-in).

R/U: Ryan Zinn, Shelbyville, IL (’74 Vega) - 6.423 @ 105.39 mph (6.42 dial-in).

Semi’s: Randy Protz, Vandalia, IL (74 Vega).

Pro

W: Kassie Edwards-Wilson, Charleston, IL (’99 Camaro) - 8.397 @ 82.10 mph (8.40 dial-in).

R/U: Jesse Brant, Mattoon, IL (’87 Olds) - 7.837 86.72 mph (7.84 dial-in).

Semi’s: Max Lang, Charleston, IL (40 Willy's).

Sportsmen

W: Clayton Patrick, Charleston, IL (’99 Camaro) - 7.706 @ 97.71 mph (7.70 dial-in).

R/U: Katie Beason, Mattoon, IL (’13 Camaro) - 9.052 @ 79.50 mph (8.88 dial-in).

Semi’s: Aaron Enlow, Lerna, IL (99 Dakota).

Bikes

W: Chad Isley, Charleston, IL (’08 Suzuki) - 5.986 @ 113.36 mph (5.98 dial-in).

R/U: Brandon Correll, Shumway, IL (’02 Suzuki) - 5.751 @ 118.69 mph (5.73 dial-in).

Semi’s: Troy Russell, Decatur, IL (94 Kawasaki) & Eric Cooper, Martinsville, IL (77 Kawasaki).

High School

W: Brady Curry, Lincoln, IL (’67 Nova) - 8.136 @ 67.07 mph (7.68 dial-in).

R/U: Brandy Protz, Vandalia, IL (’09 Chevy 1500) - 11.015 @ 66.07 mph (10.80 dial-in).

Semi’s: Dan Goode, Tolono, IL (94 Vette).

Novice Street

W: Gary Fore, Pana, IL (’08 GTS) - 10.748 @ 66.45 mph (10.74 dial-in).

R/U: Melvin Russell, Pana, IL (’09 Ram 1500) - 10.423 @ 65.30 mph (10.41 dial-in).

Semi’s: Spencer Jones, Charleston, IL (11 Chevy 1500).

Jr Dragsters

W: Austin Romine, Atwood, IL (’11 Millennium) - 9.131 @ 61.14 mph (8.93 dial-in).

R/U: Abby Svoboda, Decatur, Il (’03 Motivational) - 8.471 @ 80.75 mph (7.93 dial-in).

Semi’s: Laine Brickey, Beason, IL (1 Spitzer)

Jr Consolation

W: Kinzer Lee, Kansas, IL (07 Half Scale) - 12.960 @ 50.72 mph (13.15 dial-in).

R/U: Blake Lee, Kansas, IL (’01 Mike Bos) - 9.310 @ 59.90 mph (9.50 dial-in).

Summit Racing ET Points as of 4 Aug

Super Pro

1) Bob Paul, Westfield (68), 2 Tie) Tom Harlin, Mattoon & Troy Salazar, Shelbyville (59), 4) Walt Edwards, Charleston (54), 5) Dale Short, Shelbyville (52)

Pro

1) Kim Niemeyer, Humboldt (88) 2) Max Lang, Charleston (76) 3) Jesse Brant, Mattoon (75) 4) Brad Talbert, Mattoon (64) 5) Kassie Edwards-Wilson, Charleston (58)

Sportsmen

1) Kassie Edwards-Wilson, Charleston (85) 2) Tony Lyons, Ashkum (73) 3) Andy Ruff, Mattoon (64) 4) Clayton Patrick Charleston (61) 5) Scott Pickens, Marshall (58)

Bikes

1) Brandon Correll, Shumway (35) 2) Chad Isley, Charleston (34) 3) Eric Cooper, Martinsville (31) 4) Brian Davis, Whiteheath (25) 5) Troy Russell, Decatur (24)

Jr Dragsters

1) Abby Svoboda, Decatur (43) 2) Blake Lee, Kansas (41) 3) Eric Willenborg, Dietrich (38) 4) Carson Donnel, Decatur (37) 5) Austin Romine, Atwood (35)