Riding the fast lane to the winners
circle at Dawson County Raceway in Lexington, Nebraska were Kyle
Berck, Jeremy Frenier, Chad Dolan, Jason Rogers and Jason Wilkinson
on Sunday evening.
Winning from the pole was the name of
the game for Marquette, Nebraska’s Kyle Berck, who led from start
to finish in the SLMR Feature event held in Lexington. Hasting’s
Justin Gregg stayed near the front for much of the race and took home
runner-up honors. After winning big in his heat race, Omaha’s Bill
Leighton Jr., earned show honors with a podium finish at Dawson
Finishing the highlighted night of
racing action in fine fashion, Jeremy Frenier of Ft. Morgan, Colorado
notched the Feature victory in the IMCA Modified division after
taking the lead on lap seven and never looking back. Pacing the field
from the onset, Brady, Nebraska hotshoe Dave Pedersen led lap one
through six; and was able to stay up on the steering wheel to take
home runner-up accolades. Staying near the front and avoiding all
incidents, Jay Steffens of North Platte made noise as the third place
challenger that finished among the elite drivers on Sunday evening.
Getting the job done in fine fashion
was Gibbon, Nebraska’s Chad Dolan as he snared the lead on lap four
and was able to hold off all charges to grab the Feature victory in
the IMCA Sport Modified division. Keeping the hot hand, Dillon
Schultz of North Platte was second overall on the Lexington oval in
the Sport Mods division. Veteran speedster Bryan Herrick of Curtis,
Nebraska; definitely knows the fast way around Dawson County Raceway
and his efforts were rewarded with a third place finish in the
Making his presence felt, Jason Rogers
of Selden, Kansas earned top honors in the IMCA Stock Car race after
leading the way of the Feature during the last half of Sunday nights
feature. Completing the drive from a fifth row starting position,
Jeff Whiting of Gothenburg was the runner-up after working through
the traffic to earn runner-up honors. Staying red-hot was Casey Woken
behind the wheel of his hotrod from Ogallala, as he earned third
place honors and accolades.
Winning his third straight Feature at
Lexington in the IMCA Hobby Stock division was Neligh, Nebraska’s
Jason Wilkinson. Tiffany Bittner of Norfolk, Nebraska led laps three
through six before relinquishing the lead to Wilkinson. Bittner
regrouped and did her best to hold off the challenges and charges
from all competitors to score the runner-up finish. Avoiding
incidence with flying colors, Dillon Thompson of Campbell earned a
place on the podium with his third place run in the Hobby Stock
--SLMR Feature: 1. 14-Kyle Berck; 2.
1-Justin Gregg; 3. 24-Bill Leighton Jr; 4. 04-Tad Pospisil; 5.
z62-Justin Zeitner; 6. 33x-Brian Kenkel; 7. 6-Al Humphrey; 8.
15w-Mike Wiarda; 9. 9m-Bill Murphy; 10. 90-Steve Kempt; 11. 29-Bill
Koons; 12. 5x-Mike Marushak; 13. 85j-Josh Leonard; 14. 53-Andrew
Kosiski; 15. 51-Les Siebert; 16. 55-Jake Neighbors; 17. 82-Robbie
Anderson; 18. 3-Andy Gregg; 19. 83d-Denton Duncan; 20. 07-Ben Sukup;
21. 52-Brian Kosiski; 22. 29m-Todd Morgan; 23. 44z-Alonzo Grosse.
--Heat 1: 24-Bill Leighton Jr; 2.
15w-Mike Wiarda; 3. 51-Les Siebert; 4. z62-Justin Zeitner; 5.
--Heat 2: 1. 14-Kyle Berck; 2.
33x-Brian Kenkel; 3. 29m-Todd Morgan; 4. 3-Andy Gregg; 5. 52-Brian
--Heat 3: 1. 6-Al Humphrey; 2. 1-Justin
Gregg; 3. 55-Jake Neighbors; 4. 83d-Denton Duncan; 5. 90-Steve Kempt.
--Heat 4: 1. 29-Bill Koons; 2. 04-Tad
Pospisil; 3. 85j-Josh Leonard; 4. 9m-Bill Murphy; 5. 5x-Mike
--Modified Feature: 1. 17j-Jeremy
Frenier; 2. 4p-Dave Pedersen; 3. xii-Jay Steffens; 4. 97m-David
Murray Jr; 5. 50c-Colton Osborn; 6. 3rw-Ronnie Wallace; 7. 1xjr-Cody
Blessing; 8. 2-Jeremy Herbst; 9. 19-Chuck Stryker; 10. 6c-Cale
Osborn; 11. 29e-Brooke Eilts; 12. 66-Tyler Smith; 13. 39-Scott Eaton;
14. 71-Andrew Dillenburg.
--Heat 1: 1. 4p-Dave Pedersen; 2.
19-Chuck Stryker; 3. 17j-Jeremy Frenier; 4. 3rw-Ronnie Wallace; 5.
--Heat 2: 1. 50c-Colton Osborn; 2.
97m-David Murray Jr; 3. xii-Jay Steffens; 4. 6c-Cale Osborn; 5.
--Northern Sport Modified Feature: 1.
87d-Chad Dolan; 2. 55d-Dillon Schultz; 3. 0-Bryan Herrick; 4.
1x-Denny Egge; 5. 13-Terry Dressel; 6. 25-Toph Harmon; 7. 68-Craig
Howard; 8. 79s-James Stewart; 9. 848-Troy Douglas; 10. 15k-Jamey
Kennicutt; 11. 79b-Justin Hanson; 12. 2-Cody Kneisler.
--Heat 1: 1. 87d-Chad Dolan; 2.
1x-Denny Egge; 3. 848-Tr0y Douglas; 4. 68-Craig Howard; 5. 12j-Kerry
--Heat 2: 1. 0-Bryan Herrick; 2.
25-Toph Harmon; 3. 15k-Jamey Kennicutt; 4. 13-Terry Dressel; 5.
--Stock Car Feature: 1. 37-Jason
Rogers; 2. 16-Jeff Whiting; 3. 35jw-Casey Woken; 4. 72-Robert Walker;
5. 42w-Kyle Werkmeister; 6. 31-Darin Racek; 7. 24-Bob Chalupa; 8.
j3d-Jed Williams; 9. 29e-Brendan Eilts; 10. 57-Dan Stoll; 11. 00-Sara
Klein; 12. 19-Dana Morgan; 13. 57x-Scott Stoll; 14. 6e-Brad
Easterday; 15. 63-Mike Nichols; 16. 09h-Bob Hoing; 17. 99-Dave
Easterday; 18. 24w-Casey Werkmeister; 19. 33oz-Ozzie Romero.
--Heat 1: 1. 63-Mike Nichols; 2.
29e-Brendan Eilts; 3. 25-Jared Brooks; 4. j3d-Jed Williams; 5.
--Heat 2: 1. 37-Jason Rogers; 2.
16-Jeff Whiting; 3. 72-Robert Walker; 4. 24-Bob Chalupa; 5. 09h-Bob
--Heat 3: 1. 35jw-Casey Woken; 2.
57x-Scott Stoll; 3. 42w-Kyle Werkmeister; 4. 31-Darin Racek; 4.
--Hobby Stock Feature: 1. 52-Jason
Wilkinson; 2. 95b-Tiffany Bittner; 3. 11-Dillon Thompson; 4. 44-Caleb
Hetrick; 5. 2x-Travis Kernick; 6. 26-Ryan Gardine; 7. 9a-Anthony
Martin; 8. 26x-Russ Speck; 9. 30pk-Ethan Kenney; 10. 72b-Jacob Hagan;
11. 7t-Tyson Canas; 12. 16d-Dalton James; 13. 9t-Theron Martin; 14.
72h-Kevin Hagan; 15. 71-Colton Pfeiffer; 16. 11p-Jamie Porterfield;
17. 53e-Tyler Easterday; 18. 5-Chuck Ledbetter.
--Heat 1: 1.
2x-Travis Kernick; 2. 9a-Anthony Martin; 3. 5-Chuck Ledbetter; 6.
--Heat 2:1.-95b-Tiffany Bittner; 2.
11-Dillon Thompson; 3. 7t-Tyson Canas; 4. 26x-Russ Speck; 5.
--Heat 3: 1. 52-Jason Wilkinson; 2.
44-Caleb Hetrick; 3. 9t-Theron Martin.
Source: Kelly Ninas