Susquehannock Trail Pro Rally
Wellsboro, Pennsylvania
SCCA Pro Rally Championship

June 10-11, 1978

Official Results


78-NPR-4
Total Miles: 263.25
Stage Miles:
Stages 16
Entrants:  51
Finishers: 26
Organizing Region: Finger Lakes
Chairman: Tom Palmer

FIN.  	CAR                                                        
POS.  	NUM. 	DRIVER/CO-DRIVER	HOMETOWN		SCCA REGION	MAKE		SCORE
 1      1	John Buffum         	S.Burlington, VT 	NER		Triumph TR-7 	16495
            	Doug Shepherd     	Southfield, MI		Detroit       
    
 2      3       Eric Jones       	Columbus, OH      	Ohio Valley 	Datsun 510   	17322
          	Roger Sieling    	Columbus, OH      	Ohio Valley 

 3      4      	John Chalmers    	Findlay, OH       	NW Ohio     	Dodge Colt     	17739
           	Bill Potvin      	Toledo, OH       	NW Ohio    

 4      2       John Smiskol     	Glen Ellyn, IL      	Milwaukee   	Datsun 260Z 	17809
           	Walt Krafft      	Hinsdale, IL        	Saginaw Valley

 5      5       Brian Rebney     	Saginaw, MI      	Saginaw Valley  Datsun 510   	18035
             	Tom Bell         	E.Lansing, MI    	Saginaw Valley    

 6      8  	Rich Swenson     	Montclair, NJ     	South Jersey   	Datsun 240Z 	18100
             	Rod Hendricksen  	Clinton, NJ       	South Jersey   
 
 7     14   	Dan Thiel        	Rochester, NY     	Guest  		Volvo 142S     	18360
        	Andy Mayfield    	Rochester, NY     	Finger Lakes     
    
 8     13    	Graham Thompson  	Greenwich, CT 		New York     	Volvo 142S     	18485
         	Jeff Becker       	Great Neck, NY 		New York   
  
 9     36       Paul Choiniere    	S.Burlington, VT 	NER     	SAAB 99EMS 	18760
            	Gene Hauman             Miller Place, NY 	Guest         
    
10     25     	Tom Hamilton     	Cleveland, OH      	NE Ohio    	SAAB 99EMS 	18793
          	Jim Sweeney            	Cleveland, OH  		NE Ohio    
 
11     29     	Larry Schmidt    	Rochester, MN     	Detroit    	Dodge Colt     	19289
          	Tom Wreesman          	Troy, MI      		Detroit     

12     33       Joseph Reilly    	Kinnelon, NJ       	Guest		Datsun 240Z  	19350
          	Michael Pease         	Towaco, NJ    		Guest       
       
13     40 	Scotty Welch         	Willoughby, OH		NE Ohio    	Toyota Celica 	19734
            	Margery Welch          	Willoughby, OH 		Guest       

14     27      	Walter Margolis  	Avon Lake, OH           NE Ohio     	Dodge Colt     	19909
         	Gary Yoder            	Bay Village, 0H  	NE Ohio     

15     15    	Dick Robnett     	Troy, MI  		Guest        	Opel Manta   	20329
         	John Huber            	Troy, MI      		Guest        
    
16     42   	A. J. Schmit       	Fort Lee, NJ 		N.N.J     	VW 113     	20335
           	Jim Damerell         	Bronx, NY
               
17     34   	Ken Frausel  		Cranston, RI 		NER         	Datsun 510   	20471
           	Val Stegemoen        	Lincoln, RI             Guest            

18     44   	Stephen Obert        	Hamden, CT		NER         	Datsun 510  	20772
           	Harry Handley    	Westport, CT           	NER              

19     10   	Bill Maher          	Rochester, NY           Finger Lakes  	Volvo 142    	21058
           	Don DeRose             	Grand Island, NY 	Guest     
        
20     45   	Anthony Lee         	Kent, OH     		Mahoning Val.   Chevy Chevette	21127
           	Bill Lutton     	Union City, NJ		Guest              

21     30   	William Sinkler      	W.Kingston, RI		NER       	Datsun 200SX 	21603
           	Frances Tate            W.Kingston, RI		Guest    
          
22      9    	Bruno Kreibich    	Ridgewood, NY    	Guest     	VW Bug   	21847
           	Scott Hughes     	Loveland, OH		Guest  
     
23     11   	James Dale        	Springfield, IL 	St. Louis    	Fiat 128 	21872
           	Lloyd Johnson         	Springfield, IL		St. Louis  
               
24     38   	John Ricker       	Foxboro, MA            	NER      	Dodge Colt     	23429
           	Chris Ricker         	Foxboro, MA            	Guest 
          
25     51   	George McDermid    	Royal Oak, MI 		Guest        	Datsun Pick-up 	23877
           	Michael Bell         	Rochester, MI		Guest 
             
26     49   	Antonio Estrada Sanchez Scarborough, Ontario  	Guest      	Dodge Colt 	26038
           	Gary Webb            	Mechanic Falls, ME     	Guest         
       
        6 	Ralph Brooks          	Palos Heights, IL	Guest       	Datsun 280Z 	DNF
            	Dick Messal             Boiling Brook, IL	Guest        

        7  	Tom Tolles              Chelsea, MI  		Detroit      	Volvo 142S   	DNF
            	Jean Rizor              Ann Arbor, MI		Detroit
      
       12  	Kim DeMotte             Imperial, MO    	St. Louis    	Datsun 510 	DNF
            	Carolyn Hall            St. Louis, MO   	St. Louis    
    
       16 	Fred Olds       	Grosse Pt Park, MI	Guest      	Datsun 510  	DNF
            	Jim Mickle              Utica, MI     		Saginaw, Det  

       17  	Rich Schneider          Dix Hills, NY  		NER          	Datsun 510 	DNF
            	Ira Haskell             St. James, NY  		Guest 
       
       19  	Gary Eaton              Ann Arbor, MI 		Guest        	VW Bug     	DNF
            	Carolyn Eaton           Ann Arbor, MI 		Guest        
  
       20  	Clyde Gray             	Buffalo, NY    		Guest        	Datsun 510  	DNF
            	Linda Mussachio         Glastonbury, CT  	NER          
     
       21  	Dick Casey              Silver Spring, MD  	Wash DC     	SAAB 96   	DNF
            	Clyde Freeman           Bowie, MD       	Guest       
        
       23  	Seth Tarriff            Englishtown, NJ  	Guest       	AMC Gremlin     DNF
            	Ed Brett                Fair Haven, NJ  	Guest  
     
       24  	Jim Scorse              Rochester, NY   	Finger Lakes	Opel GT 	DNF
            	Brian O'Connor          Rochester, NY   	Guest       

       26  	Dave Nicholas           Mishawaka, IN   	South Bend  	Dodge Colt  	DNF
            	Eril Dunnington         Elkhart, IN     	Guest       
   
       28       Roger Krieger     	Birmingham, MI     	Detroit   	Opel Manta	DNF
         	Gary Christensen   	Romeo, MI     		Detroit      
    
       31  	John Doviak      	Holcomb, NY         	Finger lakes   	Datsun 510   	DNF
          	Kim Schwind        	Rochester, NY  		Guest  
     
       32  	Mark Everett     	White Plains, NY     	Guest     	Ford  Escort	DNF
          	Wayne Brooks      	White Plains, NY        Guest   
    
       35  	Steve Nowicki    	New Berlin, WI        	Milwaukee 	Datsun 510  	DNF
          	David Hueppchen       	Two Rivers, WI    	Milwaukee    
    
       37       Shigeaki Hakusui 	Mt.Kisco, NY        	NY  		VW Scirocco    	DNF
          	David Lapham           	Larchmont, NY		NY           
    
       39   	Mike Folsom      	Shelburne, VT           NER         	Plymouth Arrow 	DNF
          	Rick Folsom      	Burlington, VT		NER         
    
       41 	Dominic Cimino   	Somerville, NJ  	NER         	Dodge Colt 	DNF
          	Art Rubright            Flanders, NJ    	Guest     
           
       43 	K. Davieson Annis     	Ashland, MA		NER       	Audi Fox 	DNF
          	Douglas Rainville    	Boston, MA		Guest 
               
       46 	David Entler    	Quakertown, PA   	Guest    	SAAB 99 	DNF
          	Len Picton              W. Seneca, NY  		Guest                
    
       48 	Ken Zuckerman         	Framingham, MA   	Guest        	Porsche 914	DNF
          	Paul Goyette         	Williamsport, PA  	Guest

       50 	James Pepper         	Guilford, CT  		NER       	SAAB 99		DNF
          	Dave Polmon          	Southbury, CT  		Guest

       18  	Pete Deierlein          Syracuse, NY            Guest  		VW Rabbit     	DNS
            	Frank Beyer             Syracuse, NY		Guest 
 
       22  	Richard Dow             Providence, RI        	Guest		SAAB 99    	DNS
            	Peter Mulhern           W. Bridgewater, MA 	Guest	
  
       47 	Jeff Garber             Braintree, MA   	Guest      	MGB  		DNS
          	James Blumenfeld     	Natick, MA		Guest 


Stage Times



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   CAR# DRIVER/CO-DRIVER       	E     G L   G N	    H   E W   R N    D S   R S       A L 		  	
    1   Buffum/Shepherd   	649   858  1156   771  1785   612                    5831
    2   Smiskol/Krafft    	707   947  1219   799  1845   695                    6212
    3   Jones/Sieling     	856  1026  1272   830  1282   661                    5927
    4   Chalmers/Potvin   	800   988  1323   833  1308   671                    5923
    5   Rebney/Bell       	748  1010  1333   892  1318   710                    6oll
    6   Brooks/Messal     	775   999  1295   815  1226   653                    5763
    7   Tolles/Rizor      	705   945  1450                                      DNF
    8   Swenson/Hendricksen	692   966  1255   800  1240   662  		     5615
    9   Kreibich/Hughes   	799  1038  1358   892  1317   722    3000  	     9126
   10   Maher/DeRose      	865  l068  1369   907  1381   741   		     6331
   11   Dale/Johnson      	860  1216  1612  1006  1640   810   		     7144
   12   DeMotte/Hall      	845  1049  1397   882  1433   722   		     6328
   13   Thompson/Becker   	780  1058  1329   884  1362   706   		     6119
   14   Thiel/Mayfield   	736  1012  1304   863  1294   600   		     5899
   15   Robnett/Huber     	812  1103  1418   908  1399   757   		     6397
   16   Olds/Mickle       	850  1125                                            DNF
   17   Schneider/Haskell 	819   999  1320   882  1352   727                    6099
   18   Deierlein/Beyer                                                      	     DNS
   19   Eaton/Eaton                                                          	     DNF
   20   Gray/Mussachio  	830  l060  1370                                      DNF
   21   Casey/Freeman    	864  1154  1510  1037  1510   790                    6865
   22   Dow/Mulhern                                                         	     DNS
   23   Tarriff/Brett          1074  1228  1612  1063  1734   855  		     7566
   24   Scorse/O'Connor        1200                                                  DNF
   25   Hamilton/Sweeney   	800  1070  1361   896  1382   737  		     6246
   26   Nicholas/Dunnington	712  1034  1329   919  1414   736  		     6144
   27   Margolis/Yoder     	818  1098  1392   904  1969   761  		     6942
   28   Krieger/Christensen    l3l0  1025  1367   897  1762  1336    1000	     8697
   29   Schmidt/Wreesman   	820  1131  1513   916  1385   742  		     6507
   30   Sinkler/Tate       	930  1125  1460   968  1492   790  		     6765
   31   Doviak/Schwind     	847  1198  1750                                      DNF
   32   Everett/Brooks                                                      	     DNF
   33   Reilly/Pease       	870  1134  1425   939  1363   753  		     6484
   34   Frausel/Stegemoen  	935  1113  1786   973  1520   796  		     7123
   35   Nowicki/Hueppchen  	865  1079  1381   904  1386   748  		     6363
   36   Choiniere/Hauman   	775  1014  1332   869  1333   696  		     6019
   37   Hakusui/Lapham     	805  1071  1364   931  3280  1096    1900 	TB  10447
   38   Ricker/Ricker    	873  1209  1527  1004  1607   834     900            7954
   39   Folsom/Folsom          1735                                                  DNF
   40   Welch/Welch            1046  1101  1395   948  1458   774  		     6722
   41   Cimino/Rubright    	875  1073  1386   928                                DNF
   42   Schmit/Damerell    	885  1141  1473   958  1493   767 		     6717
   43   Annis/Rainville    	815  1040  1333   850  1419   706     100   	     6265
   44   Obert/Handley      	935  1130  1501  1005  1523   814     100   	     7008
   45   Lee/Lutton             1110  1175  1589   973  1476   772  		     7095
   46   Entler/Picton      	980  1071  1390   911  1400   720     		     6472
   47   Garber/Blumenfeld                                                   	     DNS
   48   Zuckerman/Goyette                                                   	     DNF
   49   Sanchez/Webb           1152  1427  1818  1187  1832   953  		     8369
   50   Pepper/Polmon      	790  1009  1270   841  2079   739   		     6728
   51   McDermid/Bell          1015  1350  1575  1042  1632   871     600	     8085

									             
    


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  CAR#  DRIVER/CO-DRIVER        R L   R E   Y K   W G    T E    D S   R S	      B S
    1   Buffum/Shepherd         653   560   370   756   1982                         4321
    2   Smiskol/Krafft          727   604   376   822   2102                  	     4631
    3   Jones/Sieling           72o   611   383   854   2091                  	     4659
    4   Chalmers/Potvin         720   615   387   843   2222                         4787
    5   Rebney/Bell             756   669   404   856   2243                  	     4928
    6   Brooks/Messal           716   615   381   819   2094     100          	     4725
    7   Tolles/Rizor                                                         	     DNF
    8   Swenson/Hendricksen     709   632   383   851   2108                 	     4683
    9   Kreibich/Hughes         766   668   446   933   2360                 	     5173
   10   Maher/DeRose            793   691   439  1014   2520    1800 	    	     7257
   11   Dale/Johnson            916   758   490  1052   2687     100	   	     6003
   12   DeMotte/Hall            769   679   431   883   3583                	     6345
   13   Thompson/Becker         773   666   418   860   2226                	     4943
   14   Thiel/Mayfield          732   632   397   869   2226                	     4856
   15   Robnett/Huber           778   793  4205   912   2403    1000	    	     6312
   16   Olds/Mickle                                                         	     DNF
   17   Schneider/Haskell       801   638                                   	     DNF
   18   Deierlein/Beyer                                                    	     DNS
   19   Eaton/Eaton                                                         	     DNF
   20   Gray/Mussachio    	                                           	     DNF
   21   Casey/Freeman           887   754   476   980   2466               	     5563
   22   Dow/Mulhern                                                         	     DNS
   23   Tarriff/Brett                                                       	     DNF
   24   Scorse/O'Connor                                                     	     DNF
   25   Hamilton/Sweeney        768   725   428   944   2326                 	     5191
   26   Nicholas/Dunnington     811   684   435   876   2326     500         	     5632
   27   Margolis/Yoder          778   709   440   944   2397               	     5268
   28   Krieger/Christensen                                                  	     DNF
   29   Schmidt/Wreesman        808   683   425   952   2416                	     5284
   30   Sinkler/Tate            878   721   465   997   2730                	     5791
   31   Doviak/Schwind                                                      	     DNF
   32   Everett/Brooks                                                      	     DNF
   33   Reilly/Pease            806   691   413   898   2422                	     5230
   34   Frausel/Stegemoen       854   730   460   988   2418                	     5450
   35   Nowicki/Hueppchen       805   673   444                             	     DNF
   36   Choiniere/Hauman        770   670   423   884   2337                	     5084
   37   Hakusui/Lapham                                                      	     DNF
   38   Ricker/Ricker           909   797   486  1065   2997     600 	    	     6854
   39   Folsom/Folsom                                                       	     DNF
   40   Welch/Welch             799   683   433   906   2393                	     5214
   41   Cimino/Rubright                                                    	     DNF
   42   Schmit/Damerell         854   736   482   979   2438                	     5489
   43   Annis/Rainville         760   623   418   892   9729             	 TB 12422
   44   Obert/Handley           909   781   479  1061   2636             	     5866
   45   Lee/Lutton              863   733   480   959   2390    1000       	     6425
   46   Entler/Picton           799   689   418   924   2359               	     5189
   47   Garber/Blumenfeld                                                  	     DNS
   48   Zuckerman/Goyette                                                  	     DNF
   49   Sanchez/Webb           1138   941   609  1307   3417               	     7412
   50   Pepper/Polmon           749   632   407   840   2182     100       	     4910
   51   McDermid/Bell           956   779   489  1059   2737    1000       	     7020
								                    


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  CAR#  DRIVER/CO-DRIVER        S K    T H    &	R   N E	  N W    D S   R S	       C S                                       
    1   Buffum/Shepherd         612   1360   2914   719   738                         6343
    2   Smiskol/Krafft          645   1510   3220   780   811                  	      6966
    3   Jones/Sieling           646   1485   3047   746   812                         6736
    4   Chalmers/Potvin         663   1535   3215   792   824                         7029
    5   Rebney/Bell             658   1522   3308   770   838                         7096
    6   Brooks/Messal           630   1436                                    	      DNF
    7   Tolles/Rizor                                                          	      DNF
    8   Swenson/Hendricksen     635   2378   3115   766   808     100                 7802
    9   Kreibich/Hughes         725   1639   3439   839   906                         7548
   10   Maher/DeRose            680   1575   3543   811   861                         7470
   11   Dale/Johnson            802   1892   4048   960  1023                         8725
   12   DeMotte/Hall                                                                  DNF
   13   Thompson/Becker         686   1568   3397   816   856     100                 7423
   14   Thiel/Mayfield          670   1527   3649   821   938                         7605
   15   Robnett/Huber           710   1716   3524   797   873                         7620
   16   Olds/Mickle                                                            	      DNF
   17   Schneider/Haskell                                                             DNF
   18   Deierlein/Beyer                                                               DNS
   19   Eaton/Eaton                                                                   DNF
   20   Gray/Mussachio                                                                DNF
   21   Casey/Freeman           787   1758                                            DNF
   22   Dow/Mulhern                                                                   DNS
   23   Tarriff/Brett                                                                 DNF
   24   Scorse/O'Connor                                                               DNF
   25   Hamilton/Sweeney        685   1589   3413   808   861                         7356
   26   Nicholas/Dunnington                                                           DNF
   27   Margolis/Yoder          720   1663   3591   822   903                         7699
   28   Krieger/Christensen                                                           DNF
   29   Schmidt/Wreesman        712   1644   3492   801   849                         7498
   30   Sinkler Tate            872   1879   3950   893   953     500                 9047
   31   Doviak/Schwind                                                                DNF
   32   Everett/Brooks                                                                DNF
   33   Reilly/Pease            743   1668   3465   876   884                         7636
   34   Frausel/Stegemoen       750   1756   3606   869   917                         7898
   35   Nowicki/Hueppchen                                                             DNF
   36   Choiniere/Hauman        710   1638   3576   829   904                         7657
   37   Hakusui/Lapham                                                                DNF
   38   Ricker/Ricker           798   1865   3926   932  1000     100       	      8621
   39   Folsom/Folsom								      DNF
   40   Welch/Welch             725   1686   3712   808   867     		      7798
   41   Cimino/Rubright                                                       	      DNF
   42   Schmit/Damerell         739   1721   3884   847   938    		      8129
   43   Annis/Rainville                                                    	      DNF
   44   Obert/Handley           795   1734   3569   853   947    		      7898
   45   Lee/Lutton              725   1636   3476   828   942    		      7607
   46   Entler/Picton           748   1792                     			      DNF
   47   Garber/Blumenfeld                                                	      DNS
   48   Zuckerman/Goyette                                                   	      DNF
   49   Sanchez/Webb            899   2178   4780  l162  1238     		     10257
   50   Pepper/Polmon           650                                            	      DNF
   51   McDermid/Bell           775   1812   3875  1258  1052    		      8772
   




    1 9 7 8   S U S Q U E H A N N 0 C K   T R A I L     "LAP   C H A R T"

    +POSITION AT END OF EACH STAGE BY CAR#
                                                                   
     +       Al  A2  A3  A4  A5  A6  B1  B2  B3  B4  B5  C1  C2  C3  C4  C5
     1        1   1   1   1   8   8   8   8   8   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
     2        8   7   2   2   6   6   6   1   1   8   8   8   6   3   3   3
     3        7   2   8   8  14   1   1   6   6   6   6   6   3   4   4   4
     4        2   8  14   6   1  14  14   4   3   4   3   3   4   2   2   2
     5       26  26   6* 50   4   4   4*  3   4   3   4   4  14   8   5   5
     6       14  14  50* 14   3   3   3* 14  14  14  14  14   2   5   8   8
     7        5   5  26   4   5   5   5   5   5   5   2   2   5  14  14  14
     8        6*  6   5   5  36  36  36  36  36   2   5   5   8  13  13  13
     9       36*  4   7   3  17  17  13  17   2  36  13  13  13  36  36  36
    10       13  36   4  36  26  13  17   2  13  13  36  36  36  25  25  25
    11       50  50  36  26  13  26   2  13  43  26  25  25  25  33  29  29
    12        9  17  17  17  43   2  26  26  26  43  50  50  33  29  33  33
    13        4* 13   3  43  25  25  25  43  25  12  46  46  29  40  40  40
    14       25* 43  13  13   2  43  43  25  12  25  33  33  46  27  27  27
    15       37  25  43  25  10  12  12  12  35  33  26  29  4o  42  42  15
    16       15  37  25  12  12  10  35  35  46  46  29  40  27  15  15  42
    17       43   3  37  10  35  35  15  46  33* 15  40  27  42  34  34  34
    18       27  20  20  27  15  15  46  15  15* 29  42  42  21  44  44  44
    19       17  12  12  35  33  46  33  33  29  50  27  21  34  45  45  10
    20       29  15  10  15  46  33  29  29  10  10  21  34  15  10  10  45
    21       20  27  27  41  29  29  10  10  50  40  30  15  44  30  30  30
    22       12  10  35  37  40  42  40  40  40  42  34  44  30  11  11   9
    23       31  35  15  46  42  40  42  50  42  27  12  30  11   9   9  11
    24       16  41  41  33  30  50  50  42  30  30  15  11  10  38  38  38
    25        3  29  33  29  50  30  30  30  27  21  44  45  45  51  51  51
    26       11  16  46  42  21  21  27  27  21  34  11  10   9  49  49  49
    27       21  33  29  30  27  27  21  21  34  44  45   9  38
    28       10* 21  42  40  44  44  44  45  44  11  10  38  51
    29       35* 42  30  21  45  45  45  44  11  45   9  51  49
    30       33  31  21  28  34  34  34  34  45  51  38  49
    31       41  34  40  44  11  11  11  11  51  38  51
    32       42  46  44  11  28  23  51  51  38   9  49
    33       30  30  11  34  23  38  38  38   9  49  43
    34       34* 44  28  45  38  51  49  49  49
    35       44* 11  31  23  51  49   9   9
    36       46  40  34  38  49  28
    37       51  45  45  51  37   9
    38       40  23  23  49   9  37
    39       23  28  49   9
    4o       45  51  38
    41       49  49  51
    42       24  38   9
    43       28   9
    44       38
    45       39
    
     D 	     19             7         23                  12        6
     N       32  24        20         28                  26       21
     F       48  39 16  31 41         37      17 35       43   50  46
    
    DNS - 18, 22, 47                      *  denotes tie
    


Index 1978
RRN Index