The youth and the veterans mix it up at PPMS!
PITTSBURGH, PA - JULY 14, 2012 - Jared Miley, South Park PA ended a two year drought at his home track to win an exciting Hoosier Tire Mid Atlantic DIRTcar Super Late model Feature. It was Miley's first win since May 10, 2010. Brandon Burgoon returned to action after a 3 week absence and grabbed the lead at the start. Burgoon led Michael Norris and Miley. On lap 5 the first caution occurred when Scott Gunn spun and tagged the turn 3&4 wall. Burgoon led Miley and now John Garvin on the restart. On lap 7 4th running Norris slowed bringing out the next caution. He was able to restart after pitting. Miley took over the lead on the restart. Miley lead Garvin, Burgoon and Alex Ferree. On lap 9 Jim Lepro brought out the next yellow.** Garvin overhauled Miley on the restart and began to put some distance between himself and the rest of the field, while Lynn Geisler moved into third and began to challenge Miley. On lap 15 Ferree slowed bringing out another caution, and pitted with overheating problems and did not return . Garvin pulled away again and looked as if he was going to pick up his first win of the season. But a quick caution for John Flinner and Jon Hodgkiss who tangled coming off of turn four was his downfall. Miley made a wild move on the restart and got by Garvin and led the remaining laps. Geisler also got by Garvin, as it appeared his tires went away. At the checker it was Miley, Geisler (who picked up the Awesome Design Hard Charger Award), Garvin, Burgoon, Steve Baker, Ben Miley, Daryl Charlier, Kari Gasser and John Flinner. Daryl Charlier was the K&N Persistent Performer. The heats had John Garvin and Jared Miley take the victories.