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July 8, 2013

An emotional breakthrough at Mohawk Raceway

AKWESASNE — Jenna David raced to her first career victory Friday night to highlight an action-packed night at Mohawk International Raceway.

David dedicated the victory to her late brother-in-law, former modified driver Mitchell Jock, who passed away three years ago.

The second round of the Frenchie’s “Chevy Runs Deep” for Sportsman came down to a 5-lap dash to the finish. When the final green flag flew in the 50-lap event, David got a great start and jumped into the lead with Corey Wheeler close behind. The handling appeared to go away just a bit on David’s car allowing Wheeler to make a move down low with 2 laps remaining.

On the final lap, Wheeler jumped to the high side and drew alongside David down the back stretch. but coming off turn 4 David powered off the bottom for her first ever Sportsman win with Wheeler, Louie Jackson Jr., Roy Delormier and Darryl Nutting completing the

Next week the 358 Modifieds, Pro Stock, Bandit and Mod Lites will return to action while the Sportsman class will have the night off. Racing gets under way at 7:30 pm.

Mohawk International Raceway is located in Akwesasne, midway between the Seaway International Bridge to Cornwall, ONT and the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino. 

358 Modified

BILLY DUNN, Brian McDonald, Chris Raabe, Carey Terrance, Joel Doiron, Mario Clair, Larry Welling Jr., Zach Aubertine, Lance Willix, Roy Delormier, Justin Lalancette, Jeff Sykes, Tom Conklin, David Papineau, Casey Swamp, Travis Stacey, Tom Benedict, Jordan McCreadie, Tommy Jock Jr., Luke Stewart

Sportsman

JENNA DAVID, Corey Wheeler, Louie Jackson Jr., Robert Delormier, Darryl Nutting, Nolan Swamp, Mike Stacey, Brent Kelsey, Adam Rozon, Ronnie Tyo, Thomas Cook, Wyatt Mullin, Mike Arquiett, Dylan Evoy, Neal Provost, Mike Maresca, Josh Brockway, Billy Cook, Ryan Helm, Delbert Legrow Jr., Trevor Arquiett, Andrew Fish, Zach Arquiett, Ricky Thompson, Scott Mere, Jasmine David, Brad Winters, (DNS) John Greene III

Pro Stock

STEPHANE LEBRUN, Jocelyn Roy, Roch Aubin, Ryan Stabler, PJ Peters, Eli Gilbert, Allen Peters, Dan Denoyers, Marc Lalonde, Mike White, Eugene Tarbell, Darryl Mainville, Owen White

Bandit

JEAN MARC LAROSE, Darryl Mitchell, Corbin Miller, Scott Banker, Edward Lemieux, Randy Whiting, Justin Desrosiers, Dudes Thompson, Corey Castell

Mod Lite

DAN FERGUSON, Harley Brown, Mathieu Robinson, Joel Hargrave, Scott Waldrif, Dan Reif, Brad Reif, #94, Matt Chontosh

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