Sheppard Tops Land Of Legends Modified Field


CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. – Matt Sheppard banked $4,000 for winning Thursday night’s 40-lap Pepsi Big-Block Modified feature at Land of Legends Raceway, part of the track’s Groundpounders Spectacular presented by Honeoye Auto Parts.

Sheppard took his familiar No. 9s to the checkered flag ahead of Jimmy Phelps, with Billy Decker, Erick Rudolph and Alan Johnson filling out the top five.

Other division winners included Matt Janczuk (Speed Connection Sportsman Modified) and Jimmy Grant (Street Stock).

The finish:

1. 9s-Matt Sheppard ($4,000), 2. 98h-Jimmy Phelps, 3. 91-Billy Decker, 4. 25-Erick Rudolph, 5. 14j-Alan Johnson, 6. 19-Tim Fuller, 7. 3-Justin Haers, 8. 23-Kyle Coffey, 9. 2L-Jack Lehner, 10. 3b-Chad Brachmann, 11. 83x-Tim Sears Jr., 12. 42p-Pat Ward, 13. 63-Adam Roberts, 14. m1-Dave Marcuccilli, 15. 19m-Jessey Mueller, 16. 19w-Justin Wright, 17. 11j-James Sweeting, 18. 22g-Gil Tegg Jr., 19. 21p-Derrick Podsiadlo, 20. 12x-Dillon Groover, 21. 17-Marcus Dinkins, 22. 7f-Matt Farnham, 23. 44-Russell Morseman, 24. 16b-Alan Barker, 25. 49-Billy Dunn, 26. 99L-Larry Wight, 27. 77-Lance Dusett, 28. 14ny-Daniel Johnson Jr., 29. 71-Jimmy Zacharias.