Stephen Wurtzer Takes Advantage of Late Race Spin to Win BAPS 1st


YORK HAVEN, PA - The Gene Latta Ford Central PA Legends presented by Baker Door Company main event featured a robust 32 cars, 11 cautions, and one red flag. Stephen Wurtzer took the win when the 45-minute time limit expired after 18 laps.


Scott Houdeshell took the lead from Choya Young on Lap 2 and appeared headed for a win. That changed with 18 laps down when he spun in Turn 2, handing the lead and the win to Wurtzer, who started eighth.

Seth Kearchner finished second, with Logan Carbaugh, Bob Stough, and Young completing the top five. Wes Alleman was the hard charger, passing 20 cars to finish eighth.


GENE LATTA FORD CENTRAL PA LEGENDS PRESENTED BY BAKER DOOR COMPANY


Feature (18 Laps, Shortened Due to Time): 1. 14W-Stephen Wurtzer[8]; 2. 30K-Seth Kearchner[12]; 3. 27-Logan Carbaugh[9]; 4. 07-Bob Stough[25]; 5. 4J-Choya Young[2]; 6. 2-Quinn Trimmer[23]; 7. 18-Chris Transeau[10]; 8. 80-Wes Alleman[32]; 9. 53-Bill Diehl[11]; 10. 56-Zach Baxter[4]; 11. 9-Rick Hartwig[15]; 12. 7-Preston Alleman[18]; 13. 55X-Richie Dobson Jr[5]; 14. UGLY-Tim O'Sheehan[30]; 15. 7A-Brady Arndt[31]; 16. 824-Brian Scott Rampmeyer Jr[1]; 17. 79S-Michael Stoppard[20]; 18. 41-Jason Jarvis[29]; 19. (DNF) 94-Scott Houdeshell[7]; 20. (DNF) 17-Cory Phillips[17]; 21. (DNF) 25-Eric Hurst[19]; 22. (DNF) 00-eric McClane[3]; 23. (DNF) 16-Tyler Kaylor[21]; 24. (DNF) 0-Cody Altland[13]; 25. (DNF) 90-Scott Spidle[27]; 26. (DNF) Z12-Randy Getz Jr[16]; 27. (DNF) 11R-Scott Musselman[14]; 28. (DNF) 77A-Aaron Updegraff[24]; 29. (DNF) 48-Donald Stoudt[22]; 30. (DNF) 19R-Roy Denike[26]; 31. (DNF) 1D-Owen Dimm[6]; 32. (DNF) 18T-Tyler Denike[28].


Lap Leaders: Choya Young (1), Scott Houdeshell (2-17), Stephen Wurtzer (18)