Joey Pole Dominates ACT Season Finale
Continues Hot Streak as Hoar is Officially Crown the Champion
Series PR Report
Hudson, NH’s Joey Polewarczyk, Jr., a.k.a. Joey Pole, continued his American Canadian Tour hot streak with a dominating win in the final ACT Late Model Tour event of the 2010 season. Pole led 137 laps of the Waterford 150 at Waterford Speedbowl in Waterford, CT. The 21 year old has now won his last three ACT events including the ACT Invitational at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in September and the Milk Bowl at Thunder Road last week (Oct. 3).

Williston, VT’s Brian Hoar finished second and claimed his record tying seventh ACT Late Model Tour Championship. Hoar also leads the all-times ACT Late Model Tour wins list with 28 including three during the 2010 season. Hoar was also the only competitor to finish inside the top ten in all 13 Tour events this season.

Glen Luce finished third after qualifying on the outside pole position. He was followed by Joey Laquerre and Brad Babb completing the top five. Babb’s fifth place finish earned him the 2010 ACT Late Model Tour Rookie of the Year Award.

Brent Dragon and Randy Potter finished sixth and seventh, respectively, the final two cars on the lead lap. Lee USA Speedway Champion Wayne Helliwell, Jr. took eighth followed by John Donahue and Jason Palmer rounding out the top ten.

The 150 lap event was completed with just two cautions on laps 56 and 66 and was completed in 47 minutes and 29 seconds. Nineteen of the twenty-five starters were on the track for the checkered flag. All results are unofficial.

The 2010 ACT Late Model Tour season has come to a close with 13 point counting events completed.

Waterford 150
ACT Late Model Tour
Waterford Speedbowl – Waterford, CT
Sunday, October 10, 2010

Unofficial ResultsPos    S. Pos     Car #     Driver                           Hometown           Laps

1                4     97NH     Joey Polewarczyk, Jr.    Hudson, NH             150
2                1     37VT     Brian Hoar                    Williston, VT           150
3                2     7ME     Glen Luce                      Turner, ME             150
4                3     15VT     Joey Laquerre               E. Montpelier, VT   150
5                7     4ME     #Bradley Babb              Windham, ME        150
6              10     55VT     Brent Dragon                Milton, VT               150
7              15     02NH     Randy Potter                 Groveton, NH          150
8              14     27NH     Wayne Helliwell, Jr.     Dover, NH               149
9              13     26VT     John Donahue               Graniteville, VT      149
10              8     17CT     Jason Palmer                Berlin, CT                149
11            18    57ME    #Austin Theriault          Fort Kent, ME         148
12              9       5RI      Richard Staskowski       Hope Valley, RI       148
13            11     38CT     Joe Curioso                   Pawcatuck, CT        148
14            16    42MA    Jeff Zuidema                 N.Brookfield, MA    148
15            23     11CT     Vincent Esposito           Seymour, CT           148
16            17     2MA     JR Baril                         Haverhill, MA         148
17            21    82MA    Mark Hudson                Norton, MA             146
18            24    77MA    James Linardy               Malden, MA           144
19            25     35CT     Bruce Thomas, Jr.         Groton, CT              144
20              6    15ME    Ben Ashline                   Pittston, ME            109
21            20      4NH      #Chris Riendeau           Ascutney, VT             98
22              5     16NY     Mark Lamberton          Mooers Forks, NY     79
23            12     32VT     Jean-Paul Cyr                Milton, VT                 65
24            22     88CT     Ron Yuhas                     Groton, CT                59
25            19     47CT     Tim Jordan                    Plainfield, CT            25




Joey Pole celebrates his Waterford victory.  (Rick Ibsen Photos)