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Speed Central: ARCA Midwest Tour at Golden Sands (WI)

ARCA Midwest Tour – Golden Sands Speedway (WI) – 8/12/17

Last updated: August 15, 2017 at 10:34 am
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The ARCA Midwest Tour is making its first visit to Golden Sands. (Track photo)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What Won the Race:

On a restart with 16 laps to go leader Chris Wimmer and second-place Chris Weinkauf made contact.  That allowed Dalton Zehr to make the pass for the lead.

 

The Finish: 

1 119 Dalton Zehr 100
2 52W Chris Wimmer 100
3 91 Ty  Majeski 100
4 43K Matt Kocourek 100
5 76W Jason Weinkauf 100
6 14 Austin Nason 100
7 35D Travis Dassow 100
8 7D John DeAngelis Jr. 100
9 71 Mark Eswein 100
10 58P Cardell Potter 100
11 77E Jonathan Eilen 100
12 7S Paul Shafer Jr. 100
13 81 Bryan Syer Keske 100
14 42P Dennis Prunty 100
15 5B John Beale 100
16 44M Justin Mondeik 99
17 2 Gregory Borchardt 96
18 75W Chris Weinkauf 95
19 45 Rich Bickle Jr. 94
20 31 Collin Slife 88
21 18O Michael Ostdiek 63
22 39M Andrew Morrissey 62
23 75H Dillon Hammond 62
24 5J Casey Johnson 40
25 15L Dean LaPointe 39
26 42H Brian Hakala 34

 

Winning Quote:

 

Winning Crew Chief: 

 

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Winning Engine: 

 

On the Move:

 

Biggest Loser:

 

Pre-Feature Notebook: 

The Midwest Tour makes its first ever trip to Golden Sands Speedway in Plover Wisconsin.  Ty Majeski will look to continue his dominance in the Series.

 

Time Trial Results: 

1 119 Dalton Zehr 12.006
2 75W Chris Weinkauf 12.022
3 91 Ty  Majeski 12.029
4 71 Mark Eswein 12.077
5 39M Andrew Morrissey 12.089
6 43K Matt Kocourek 12.097
7 81 Bryan Syer Keske 12.109
8 5J Casey Johnson 12.111
9 52 Chris  Wimmer 12.118
10 14 Austin Nason 12.119
11 58P Cardell Potter 12.132
12 76W Jason Weinkauf 12.136
13 77E Jonathan Eilen 12.145
14 35D Travis Dassow 12.149
15 18O Michael Ostdiek 12.233
16 42P Dennis Prunty 12.238
17 5B John Beale 12.24
18 75H Dillon Hammond 12.267
19 7D John DeAngelis Jr. 12.281
20 7S Paul Shafer Jr. 12.289
21 44M Justin Mondeik 12.346
22 31 Colin Slife 12.381
23 15 Dean LaPointe 12.383
24 2 Gregory Borchardt 12.386
25 45 Rich Bickle 12.516
26 42 Brian Hakala 12.659

 

Car Count: 

26

 

Entry List: 

Car #

Name Hometown State

2

Gregory Borchardt Prior Lake MN

5

Casey Johnson Edgerton WI

5

John Beale Verona WI

7

John DeAngelis, Jr Hubertus WI

7

Paul Shafer, Jr Portage IN

14

Austin Nason Roscoe IL

15

Dean LaPointe Marshfield WI

18

Michael Ostdiek Lakeville MN

21

Dave Tomczak Franklin WI

22

MG Gajewski Wausau WI

35

Travis Dassow West Bend WI

39

Andrew Morrissey DeForest WI

42

Dennis Prunty Knowles WI

43

Matt Kocourek Franklin WI

44

Justin Mondeik Gleason WI

45

Rich Bickle, Jr Edgerton WI

52

Chris Wimmer Wausau WI

52

Ricky Baker Plainfield IL

54

Rich Schumann, Jr Portage WI

58

Cardell Potter Camp Douglas WI

71

Mark Eswein Wisconsin Rapids WI

75

Chris Weinkauf Merrill WI

76

Jason Weinkauf Merrill WI

77

Jonathan Eilen Hampton MN

91

Ty Majeski Seymour WI

119

Dalton Zehr Daytona Beach FL

 

Qualifying Format: 

Top 16 qualifying in on time.  All 26 cars will start with cars that qualify outside the top 16 racing for their starting position in a qualifying race.

 

Event Schedule: 

Pits: 1:00pm

Practice: 3pm

Qualifying: 5pm

Racing: 7pm

 

Who to Watch For:

Ty Majeski is a threat anytime he is at the race track, he will be one to watch at Golden Sands.  Chris Wimmer made his return to racing is two for two over the past two weeks.  He makes his return to GSS and the Midwest Tour tonight.  Austin Nason has been racing well in the Midwest Tour, he will be one to watch along with Chris and Jason Weinkauf and Dalton Zehr.

 

Title Fight:

Ty Majeski owns nearly a 200-point lead in the Midwest Tour standings.  The battle is on for second with Paul Shafer 15 points ahead of Austin Nason.

 

The Track:

Golden Sands Speedway in Plover, WI.  It is a 1/3 mile track.

 

Weather:

It is sunny and in the high 70’s in Plover, WI

 

Next Series Race:

September 2 at Dells Raceway Park – Wisconsin Dells, WI