Hossfeld Conquers Sportsman Summer Slam

Chuck Hossfeld (22) on his way to victory Saturday at Lancaster National Speedway. (Joe Grabianowski Photo)

LANCASTER, N.Y. – Chuck Hossfeld won the Joe Reilly Sportsman Summer Slam 75 at Lancaster National Speedway on Saturday night.

It was Hossfeld’s second Sunoco Sportsman win of the season.

The Joe Reilly Sportsman Summer Slam 75 is the most prestigious regular season event for Lancaster’s Sunoco Sportsman division. A field of 24 cars took the opening green flag with Neal Dietz Jr. and Jake Lyon trading the lead during the opening laps.

Hossfeld started seventh, but he quickly worked his way to the front of the field. On lap eight, Hossfeld was able to take the lead from Dietz. He dominated the rest of the way to earn the victory.

In other X-Press Signs Stock Car Series racing action, Rich Sharpe won his fourth Advance Auto Parts Street Stock feature of the season. Jason Anasiewicz picked up his third win of the year in the Roaming Buffalo 4-Cylinders. Andy Nye won the 20-lap NYPA TQ Midget feature.