9th Annual event a record race!!
October 8-9, 2011
SHELBY DiIORIO WINS JR IRONMAN
DARREN WEBB WINS TCR IRONMAN
BRANDON HUEN ATV CHAMPION
The Top Beaver Iron Man finals matched Shelby DiIorio, the 15-17
winner in her Half Scale sponsored entry verses Eric Swiger the
13-14 champ. Shelby had the tree with a .038 to .081 and took
the title with a 8.000 on a 7.93 at 78.96 MPH to Eric's 7.947 on
a 7.90 at 81.13 MPH
The Championship run off for TCR pitted Saturday winner, Shelby
DiIorio in her Chevy verses Sunday's champ, Darren Webb, in his
Mustang. Darren prevailed with a 10.347 on a 10.32 at 64.86 MPH
to Shelby's 11.089 on a 11.00 at 64.96
The finals of the 15-17 Group was a Ladies only show with Dana
Loffredo facing Shelby DiIorio's Half Scale entry. Shelby
drilled the tree and took the win with a 8.013 on a 7.92 at
76.92 MPH to Dana's 8.112 on a 8.08 at 80.94 MPH.
The 13-14 Group finals had Mason-Dixon's, Eric Swiger, facing
Quarter Aces, Skyler Stump. Eric had the tree and the win with a
7.955 on a 7.90 at 81.77 MPH to Skyler's 7.904 on a 7.91 at
In the10-12 Group it was a battle of the black cars with
Charlotte Mallow facing Brad Northrop's ISC Duck Tape car. Brad
had a great light an took the win with a 8.724 on a 8.69 at
73.31 MPH to Charlotte's 8.403 on a 8.34 at 73.31 MPH.
The 8-9 Group had Owen Roth's Half Scale sponsored entry facing
Matt Schell. Matt had the tree but took .002 too much stripe
running out with a 12.998 on a 13.00 at 48.74 MPH giving the
title to Owen's 16.027 on a 13.16 at 47.46 MPH.
The TCR finals was an all Beaver affair with Rylee Duck in her
"Gram-mobile" facing Darren Webb's Mustang. Darren had the tree
and took the title with a 10.308 on a 10.35 at 68.60 MPH to
Rylee's run out 11.562 on a 11.66.
The finals of the 62 kid JR ATV finals came down to Brandon Huen
on his quad verses Lex Yocum on his Suzuki. Lex was out first on
his 14.95 dial to Brandon's 12.75 dial. At the finish line, Lex
took too much stripe running out with a 14.841 on a 14.95 at
42.33 MPH to Brandon's 12.745 on a 12.75.
The Outlaw 330 finals fell to Sydney Coleman (near) from Fikton,
MD over Dana Loffredo from Brick, NJ. In the heads up, first to
the finish race it was Sydney's 4.322 taking the win to Dana's
The Lil Beaver finals matched up buddies, Shane Brooks and Dan
Marinelli. Shane took the win with a 8.062 on a 8.04 at 74.93
MPH to Dan's 7.947 on a 7.90 at 78.63 MPH.
The Mom's in JR's finals matched the Paone family in their
Hooters entry verses the
Therien family. At the stripe it was Ashley Paone taking the
title with a 7.715 on a 7.60 at 83.41 MPH to a run out 8.04 on a
8.05 at 80.49 MPH.
Driver of the weekend was Shelby DiIorio.
On Saturday she won the JR All Run with 101 entries plus the TCR
On Sunday she won the 15-17 Group and had a runner up in the TCR
Ironman. She then went on to win the Top Beaver IHRA Ironman for
Shane Brooks is joined in the winners circle by sister, Hanna
Jamie, for his victory in the Lil Beaver race.
"The Jockey", one of our favorites in the Pit Vehicle Race.
Skyler on her way to another round win.
All the way from South Carolina, the Clifton family, owners of
Orangeburg Dragway, made the 330 Outlaw show. They'll be back in
Julian and John Paone
Two of the best looking TCR cars.
The Beaver was packed all weekend long.
They came the whole way from Albany New York, and they'll be
Michelle tends to her flock of Flamingoes.
Fast and Famous, Iggy Boicesco, took a break for NHRA
to crew for his daughter Amanda. .
Marty and his grandson Rocky on the scoot.
Marty is the man when it comes to helping the JR kids.
SUNDAY'S FUN RACES
The Hot Dog Race
The Hot Dog Race finals pitted the Ducks verses the Paone boys.
Rylee goes over the top.
Julian dove into their MOPAR and they we're out first.
The Mustang's horsepower was too much for the MOPAR in taking the
The Seniors race was looking good for the old guys until we
lengthen the race to the 330 foot marker.
The 11 to 14 age group was the largest and closest.
The 7 to 10 age group is close at the gun. Lex is in the lead.
The 6 and under group. Look, ... he's Superman, his feet are not
on the ground!
The Champions: Stephen, Lex, JP, Tim.
The 15 and up group is a tight start,
Looks like a NASCAR race on restrictor plates.
Fighting for the win from the far side.
Somebody lost a shoe!!
The 7 to 10 group is off!!
Lex was in the lead but Mikey came from behind to win.
The Bike Champions: Stephen, Mikey, JP and William.
Shelby DiIorio was the driver of the weekend winning the 15-17
Age Group, Saturday's TCR title, a runner up in the TCR Iron Man
and the Top Beaver IHRA Iron Man for the 4 age group
Champions. Talk about a versatile driver, Shelby could write the
book on how it's done!!
Dana Loffredo took a finalist showing in the 15-17 Age group.
Eric Swiger was hot, winning the 13-14 Age Group title and then
runner up in the Top Beaver Iron Man finals.
Skyler Stump took a runner up in the 13-14 Age Group plus a
Lil Beaver. She was on her game all weekend long.
Brad Northrop in his ISC Racers Tape, entry won the 10-12 Age
Charlotte Mallow was tough taking a runner up in the 10-12 Age
Owen Roth picked up the Iron Tree for his win in the 8-9 Year
Matt Schell was the runner up in the 8-9 Year Old Eliminator.
Sydney Coleman was on her game winning the 330 Outlaw
Dana Lofferdo doubled down and took a runner up in the 330
Darren Webb won the TCR title on Sunday and then faced off with
Shelby DiIorio, the Saturday winner. Darren took the title and
the IHRA Iron Man.
Rylee Duck was the runner up in the TCR eliminator on Sunday but
she and dad Jeff won the Hot Dog race in Brian Vollman's
Mustang. What a happy group!
Brandon Huen was on fire winning the huge JR ATV eliminator on
both Saturday and Sunday. All he had to do is beat 142 riders in
Lex Yocum went to the finals of JR ATV on Sunday with his
Shane Brooks displays his awards for winning the Lil Beaver.
Shane Brooks and Dan Marinilli share the winners circle for the
final rounds showing in the Lil Beaver race. Shane picked up the
title over Dan in a close one.
Ashley Paone was Top Mom winning the Mom's in JR title.
The Therien family picked up the Best Appearing Crew and a
runner up in the "Mom's in JR's"
Jarrod Kissinger picked up the Best Reaction Time with a perfect
Best Appearing Car went to Liberti Ferster.
Nicholas Coleman was recipient of the Beaver's Choice Award.
The finals of the 101 entry, JR All Run Race, came down to
Shelby DiIorio verses Stephanie Lorenzo's Embrace entry. Shelby
drilled the tree and took the win with a 8.007 on a 7.98 at
78.13 MPH to Steph's 7.966 on a 7.96 at 81.44.
The 330 Outlaw finals matched Sean Serra's Half Scale sponsored
entry against Joanna MacIntyre. Sean cut a great .009 light and
took the win with a 4.286 to Joanna's close 4.308. WOW are they
The TCR finals matched Shelby DiIorio in her Chevy against
Chesney Gosnell's F-250 Ford. Again Shelby had the tree and took
the win with a 11.114 on a 11.08 at 64.81 MPH to Chesney's run
out 10.848 on a 10.85.
With 66 entries in the field it was a marathon event. In the
finals, it was Brandon Huen's quad facing Eric Swiger's Scooter.
Eric left too soon drawing a red light and handing the win to
Brandon's 12.680 on a 12.75 at 48.30 MPH to his loosing 16.640
on a 16.73 at 35.94 MPH.
The Pit Race Challenge came down to a couple of Beaver regulars
with Danae Roles facing Dylan Weader. Dylan had the tree and
picked up the win.
With 115 entries making first round, it was a late night for
Pajama's are permitted in the Pit Race.
Isn't that Rich Rogge's grand daughter racing past bed time?
Bryce Vollman at speed.
Lenny Yocum hung in there until the late rounds.
A golf cart load of cuties.
Does it look like we have fun at the Blast?
Sandy Holland at the wheel.
Hold on Bobbi.
115 entries made first round of the Pit Race Challenge.
It's the Beaver's rock group, "The Air Heads".
Marlee and Sue light up the night.
Jordan Kile picked up the Quick 32 Championship.
Quick 32 runner up went to Danielle Williams in Josh Kelly's
The All Run Champion, Shelby DiIorio, picked Beaver Bob's pocket
The All Run finalist was Stephanie Lorenzo.
Sean Serra won the hot 330 Outlaw eliminator.
Beaver Bob and Marty with the champ.
Joanna MacIntyre took a runner up in the 330 Outlaw eliminator.
Shelby DiIorio doubled up and won TCR also. What a talent!!
TCR runner up went to Chesney Gosnell in dad's F-250 Ford.
Brandon Huen was the JR ATV Champion. What a rider!!
Saturday's Pit Challenge was won by Dylan Weader.
Dylan outlasted 115 entries to take the title.
Eric Swiger picked up the runner up title in the Pit Challenge.
The Roles family was the big sponsor of the toys that all the
kids received. Dalton went to the semis and Danae was runner up
in the Pit Race Challenge.
A big thanks goes out to Marlee and Bob for their support.
BONUS PHOTOS FROM THE BLAST
Don't you just love Stephanie Morgan's name on her car?
Danielle Williams and her parents.
Is that Yoda for real?
Jimmy Daniels car. What? It's not a Hemi?
Kevin and Jackie Kohr
Gabe Earnest in his Numidia Dragway sponsored ride.
Sarah and Matt Danner.
Jeff Duck's shirt meant what it said in the Hot Dog Race.
Taylor Blake's Priceless Princess.
I know that girl, it's Amy Rogge ...I mean Amy Iacono.
Nicholas Pierson's Port-A-Tree entry.
Yes, we had fun all weekend long.
Isn't he a famous NHRA racer?
All the way from Yenassee, SC, Timmy Clifton's Superman ride is
Tim Danley's quick Lucas entry.
Kyle Kohr looks over the field.
Sydney Coleman's Heartbreaker enrty.
Brian Therien's Raace entry garnered Best Appearing Crew award
I'm ready to race.
Thomas Oates Valley Proteins entry from Clearbrook Virginia.
Bobby Henry's cool ride is a Beaver favorite.
William Marshall in his Craw's Racing ride. Dad had fun all
Paul Northrop was a player this weekend. Dad was stuck in the
Collin Huerr and dad wait their turn.
Taylor Iacono and her dad.
Brittany Eyres, the Jersey Girl.
Wyatt is ready to make a pass.
Jeff and Rylee Duck
When Beaver Bob gives ice cream, I'm getting Moose Tracks.
Skyler and Dalton ready for a hot pass.
I'm ready pap.
Donovan Vogt and his family in the lanes.
Josie Mallow with her sister and mom.
Just waiting our turn.
Did I just see a 7.12 pass? That's right it's time shots.
Max Barrett from Haymarket, Virginia.
BSD standout, Cait Holland.
Former Beaver Blast Champion, Jonathan Paone and his son.
Shelby DiIorio and Julian Paone, two of the very best.
The Nikki Robertson family is one of the best at the Blast.
The littlest Ferster pushes Gage Ross in the lanes.
Mia Schultz from Woodbridge Virginia.
Brandon Paone is a serious player.
Jerry Loffredo's Joker is Wild entry.
Charlotte Mallow is ready to set low R/T.
Liberti Ferster, the BSD cutie.
Another cutie in a quick car.
Patrick Searing's DLS Excavating entry.
Joanna MacIntyre and her proud dad.
I'm ready dad.
Brett Klinger from Blaspell New York.
Matt Schell and her parents in the lanes on Saturday.
and mom Amy from Shamong, New Jersey.
The Jordan Ward family from Elkton Maryland and their Navy Seals
Caleb Holley and his family. Now that's a tough team.
Michelle Bongiovanni in her Lil Devil ride. What? Not a Ford
Jarrod Kissinger in the bleach box.
Brandon Hoerr at the ready line.
9 year old, Jesse Marshall, readies for a pass.
Shannon Fordyce, The Dice Girl
Brady Kile is ready to rock.
Zippo announces the Final 16 in the Pit Challenge.
Alex Albroon's quad was alien invaded. Looks like his Boxer
Putting on the final tune.
I see the resemblance.
Dennis Kohr and Kristi Hommel dished out over 200 servings of
Yes, the line was a long one.
Ice Cream for everyone in honor of Big Rita's memory.
JR Dragster star, Cait Holland helped run the Pit Vehicle
115 entries made first round.
The weekend was picture perfect.
Here's some of the best at the Beaver Blast.
Yes, he's old enough to race. Well, in Beaver years he is.
Larry the Starter Guy kept the track great all weekend long.
Make plans for next years race
KIDS RULE at
the 10th Annual Beaver Blast! Oct. 6-7, 2012