( Woodhull , NY ) For the first time ever the Watson Homestead in East Campbell , NY was the setting for the Annual Woodhull Raceway Awards Banquet.
Track owners, Ted and Brandi White presented checks and hardware to the top ten in the final point standings. In addition several other special awards were handed out to very worthy recipients.
Donnie Lawson was crowned the Track Champion in the Insinger Performance 370 Modifieds, his first ever title in Woodhull’s top division dethroning multi time Woodhull champ, Billy VanPelt. Versatile wheelman of both the pavement as well as dirt, Chris Daugherty chalked up his first ever Woodhull title by claiming the highly competitive NAPA Crate Sportsman Championship. For Daugherty it will be off to the 370 Modifieds in 2K14 where he will be a forced to be reckoned with. Glen Whritenour won his sixth Woodhull S&W Awards and Photos 360 Late Model title after a highly contested season battle with 2012 Woodhull champ, John Waters in a fight that went right down to the last lap of the last night of the year. After many years of trying, Brett Marlatt finally received his hardware as the Joe Willcox Performance Street Stock Champion. After several years of playing the bridesmaid role, Marlatt was able to secure the title after a season long tussle with Teddy Morseman Jr. Brandon Morseman was the only repeat Track Champion as he secured his second consecutive track title in the Signs Plus Mini Stock Division after a season that was filled with consistent top five finishes and wins. Last but certainly not least Jaye McConnell was crowned the 2013 Track Champion in the LaBarron Brothers Repair and Parts FWD Class his first ever track title and with his performance in 2013 there may be many more titles to come. Congratulations to all the 2013 Woodhull Raceway Track Champions.
The gala event started with a social hour followed by a mouth watering professionally catered buffet dinner provided by Corning Catering. Woodhull’s weekly announce duo of Morgan Colegrove and Paul Harkenrider. emceed the event which was attended by hundred’s of drivers, crew members, track personnel and marketing partners.
During the presentations the highlights of the 2013 race season were discussed in addition to plans for 2014 and beyond at the facility. Fourth year track owner, Ted White was quick to point out that the success of the Woodhull Raceway was still in the hands of his dependable staff and his loyal fan and driver base and he looks forward to many more years promoting one of the most successful race venues in the northeast over the past several decades.
In addition supporters of the track are encouraged to follow the Woodhull Raceway track web site over the next several months for any off season news including registration beginning after January 15, 2014 for the Annual Woodhull Raceway Arnot Mall Car Show scheduled for March 22 and 23, 2014. In addition any potential rules meetings that may be scheduled will be posted on the track web site.
List of awards and others on the track website under news!
(Woodhull , NY) The Woodhull Raceway is once again encouraging their many fans and drivers to register at www.rainedout.com. This free service is available online and is the most effective way of letting everyone know of any weather related cancellations.
Simply go to the track web site at www.woodhullraceway.com and click onto the rainedout.com logo. It only takes a few minutes to register and you are all set to go.
Throughout the course of the race season there may be nights when the weather is questionable. Should the track have to cancel a message will go out to everyone that has registered either on the computer or cell phone. In many cases it could possibly save an unnecessary trip and valuable gasoline.
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