Additional Drivers Added to 2019 Short Track Draft Ballot

Following a great response from short track racing enthusiasts on social media and additional research from the staff, additional drivers have been added to the official 2019 Short Track Draft ballot.  The original list released Wednesday evening included the names of just under 300 short track racers; however, the ballot now stands at 311 drivers after the recent additions.


The ballot for the 2019 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes on Speed51 contains short track drivers hungry to climb the stock car ladder.  From Outlaw Karts to Sprint Cars, Bandoleros to Super Late Models, and everything in between, the ballot is filled with promising young stars of the racing world.


The ballot will next be distributed to a panel of industry experts, who will place their votes on which drivers belong on the final list of 51 draft picks, and which driver will be named the number-one draft pick of the 2019 Short Track Draft.


The assembled list of prospects will be delivered to nearly 200 short track experts including race track promoters, series promoters, former top draft picks, short track veterans, media members, Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series drivers and more.


In order to be eligible for the ballot, drivers needed to meet the following criteria:

  • 25 years or younger as of May 1, 2019
  • Maintain rookie status in NASCAR’s top-three series
  • Have less than seven races scheduled in NASCAR’s top-three series
  • Competed in a short track racing event at least once in the last two seasons


Once all ballots have been submitted, Speed51 will tabulate the results and announce the top picks, coinciding with the NFL Draft being held on April 25-27 in Nashville, Tennessee.


A full schedule for the 2019 Short Track Draft presented by PFC Brakes will be revealed later this week.  Additional features such as scouting reports on selected drivers, the latest list of ineligible drivers and more will be published leading up to the announcement of the number-one pick.


Below is the full list of drivers on the 2019 Short Track Draft Ballot. Write-in votes will also be allowed if the driver meets all of the criteria listed above.


Official 2019 Short Track Draft Prospects Ballot

Write-In Vote25 or youngerAny Short Track SeriesList Accomplishments
Adam Lemke16LMSC2018 USAC Western Midget Champ (Asphalt and Overall), Madera PLM RotY, running CARS full-time with JR Motorsports
Ahnna Parkhurst18Pro/Super Dirt LMRCR Development Driver - Racing Dirt Late Models in the Southeast with several Pro Late Model wins
Alex Guenette22Late Models2018 Canadian Stock Car Championship race winner, finished 8th in ACT race at Richmond
Alex Sewell24Sprint Cars2x ASCS Red River Region Champ, 2 Lucas ASCS top-five finishes
Alison Slaton18Sprint Cars2018 Oil Capital Racing Series Rookie of the Year, 8th at Oklahoma Sports Park OCRS event
Andrew Layser17Midgets2 USAC National Midgets Top 10s, 2nd in USAC Eastern Regional Midget Series points in 2018,
Andrew Molleur16SK Modifieds10 Wins in SK Light Modifieds in 2018 & 2017. Multiple Legends Cars victories.
Annabeth Barnes23LMSCSixth in Big 10 Challenge Series Points at Hickory in 2015, Started VSCU300 at Martinsville in 2016 and 2017
Anthony Perrego24Dirt Modifieds6 career Short Track SS wins, 2018 Orange County Fair Speedway Big-Block Champion, Two-time Accord Speedway Modified champion, 2 top fives at 2019 DIRTcar Nationals
Anthony Sergi23Late Models2015 New Smyrna SLM champion, SLM winner at 2019 New Smyrna World Series, 2013 Orlando SLM Champ
Anton Hernandez22Dirt Sprints/Micro Sprints2015 POWRi West Champion, 2018 1200cc Tulsa Shootout Champion
Austin Edwards14Late Models2016 & 2017 Madera Speedway JR Late Model 3rd place in points, Two wins in 2018
Austin Green18Late ModelsNWAAS LMSC wins at Anderson, Greenville-Pickens and Hickory in 2018, former Legends standout
Austin Herzog16Late ModelsMadera MAVTV PLM Winner, Top 10 in K&N West debut, 6 Jr. Late Model wins at Madera
Austin Kunert19Late ModelsARCA/CRA Super Series Winner in 2018, Finished Second in Points
Austin Liggett22Sprint CarsUSAC CRA feature winner, 2018 USAC West Coast Sprints champion, 2017 Joe Hunt Magnetos Sprint champion
Austin McDaniel24LMSC4 top 5's in 6 Cars Starts 2017, Hickory Track Champion in 2012 and 2013, reduced schedule in 2018
Austin O'Dell24Sprints/Midgets2019 Chili Bowl B-Feature qualifier
Austin Reed25Super Late ModelsPASS Commonwealth Classic Winner at Richmond
Austin Rettig24Dirt LMs11 career MARS Top 10s, 2016 Comp Cams Super Dirt Series winner
Austin Schaeffer22Sprints/Midgets2018 POWRi National Micro Runner-up (3 wins, 10 Top 5s, 13 Top 10s)
Austin Somero22Late Models2017 Super Stock Champion at Greenville Pickens, finished 2nd in Limited Late Model points in 2018 at Greenville-Pickens
Austin Teras16Super Late ModelsWon SLM race at Oxford Plains during rookie season, led laps in first Oxford 250 start
Austin Theriault25Super Late Models / Trucks2017 ARCA champion, Limited Truck & Cup races on 2019 schedule
Benji Hicks23Dirt LMs2018 FASTRAK World Challenge Champion 2017 FASTRAK Touring Series champion, ULTIMATE Southeast and Carolina Clash feature winner
Blaine Perkins19Late ModelsLate Model winner at Irwindale in 2018, Made four ARCA starts, six career top 10 finishes in K&N West
Blaine Rocha20SLM2 career SRL victories, one top five and three top 10s in 2018
Blaise Rutherford18PLMPro Late Model Winner at Cordele, 4th in SpeedFest PLM, 2 Show Me the Money Top 10s
Blake Barney19Mods2 NWMT Top 10s in 2018, 12th in points, 4th in 2018 Turkey Derby
Blake Carrick15VariousSprint Car, Midget, Micro Sprint, and Outlaw Kart racer. 3rd in Civil War Sprints 2019 season opener, younger brother of Tanner Carrick
Blake Edwards?Midgets2 career POWRi West Midget wins, 3rd in series points in 2016
Blake Hahn24Sprints/Midgets4 ASCS feature wins, 4th in series points in 2018, 5 POWRi Top 5s, two Chil Bowl A-Mains (11th in 2015 and 2016)
Blake Stallings23LMSC7 Top 10s in 12 CARS Tour starts, 4th in 2013 ValleyStar Credit Union 300, 2017 Rodney Cook Classic winner
Brandon Hanks23Sprint CarsLucas ASCS feature winner (16 career Top 10s), 2016 ASCS Red River Region champion
Bobby Knox, Jr.24PLMPLM Winner at Montgomery, Regional PLM competitor
Bobby Pierce22Dirt LMs7 wins in 2018, Two-time Gateway Dirt Nationals Winner, 11 wins in 2017, World 100 Winner, 2014 & 2016 UMP DIRTcar National Late Model champion with 11 wins in 2016
Brandon Grosso19Various4 Top 10s in 6 ARCA starts (Best - 4th, DuQuoin 2017), 5th in 2017 CARS LMSC points, 2016 STSS Open Sportsman feature winner
Brandon Lemke19Late ModelsBobby Isaac Memorial winner at Hickory, Two Limited Late Model wins in 2018
Brandon Oakley24K&N EastNine career K&N East starts, finished 5th in 2014 Redbud, finished seventh in 2017 Winchester 400
Brandon Pierce22LMSC2019 CARS Tour winner at Southern National, 7 CARS Tour Top 10s in 2018, 3rd in 2018 Martinsville 300
Brandon Rahmer23Sprint Cars410 Sprint Car winner at Lincoln Speedway, 13 top 10's in Sprint Cars during 2017, Youngest son of Fred Rahmer
Brandon Setzer23SLM6 career CARS Tour SLM wins (T-most/Raphael Lessard), 2nd in CARS Tour points in 2016, 2018 Greenville Meltdown winner
Brandon White22Late Models3 wins in Super 6 LMS 2017, Eighth in 2015 SRL points, 1 SRL win at Madera in 2014, 10 top-fives
Brayton Lynch19Midgets12th in 2016 POWRi points, 13th in 2017 USAC National Midget points, 17th in 2017 Belleville Midget Nationals
Brenden Queen21ARCA/LMSC10th in points at Langley Speedway 2017, 4 wins and 2nd in points at SNMP in 2016, 6th Place LMSC points at Langley 2015
Bret Holmes21ARCA6 ARCA Top 5s, 2x Show Me the Money winner, 3rd in 2015 Snowflake 100
Brett Yackey19Late Models2018 KDDP Champion, 3 NWAAS Div I wins in 2018, 2 Top 10s in Chilly Willy 150
Brittney Zamora19K&N West2018 KDDP Finalist, 2017/2018 Champion Northwest SLM, 2016 ROTY and Most Popular driver in NWSLMS
Brody Pope19LMSC3rd in CARS Tour at Hickory in 2019, 2018 Limited LM winner at Hickory
Brooke Storer20LM/Sportsmen2018 Wheel Man Racing Series winner, 2 Top 5s in 3 series races in 2019, 2018 Auburndale Sportsman champion, 2019 NASCAR Drive for Diversity
Bryan Narducci18SK Light Mods2018 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Division 3 National Champ, Tested ARCA Menards Series car at Daytona
Bryson Harper12Dirt LMsYoung Gun dirt car winner
Buddy Shepherd19SLM2017 SRL winner, finished second to Kyle Busch in 2018 Winter Showdown
Caden Kvapil12Karts2019 Appalachian Indoor Showdown Intermediates winner, 2018 Millbridge Intermediates Champion
Cale Coons10Junior SprintsSon of Jerry Coons, Jr., multiple Junior Sprint feature wins, 9th in 2019 Tulsa Shootout Junior Sprints
Calvin Carroll18Modifieds6th in New Smyrna World Series Tour-type Mod points, 2017 NWMT Rookie of the Year
Camden Guillie18LMSC2nd in 2018 Orange County Speedway Late Model points, competing in CARS Tour full-time in 2019
Cameron Bolin13Various2017 Bandolero Outlaws National Champion, competed in LLM at Greenville-Pickens in 2018 as well as Legends races, winner during 2019 Winter Heat at Charlotte
Cameron Bowen21LMSC16 NWAAS Div I Top 10s since 2015, competing in CARS Tour full-time in 2019
Cannon McIntosh16Midgets2019 Shamrock Classic winner, 2 POWRi West feature wins, 4th and 6th in series points last two years,
Carson Ferguson18Dirt LM2018 FASTRAK East Coast Rumble Champion, 5 Top 5s in 9 FASTRAK starts, SECA Topless winner at Cherokee in 2018
Carson Hocevar16ARCA/SLM2 ARCA Top 5s in 3 starts in 2018, 4 CRA/JEGS All Stars wins
Carson Kvapil15SLM2019 KDDP FInalist, 2018 ARCA MT win at Golden Sands, 2 Top 5s at 2019 New Smyrna WS
Carson Macedo22Sprint Cars2nd in ASCoc 2018 points (5 wins), 2nd career WoO win in 2019 @ Silver Dollar, 2nd in 2018 Knoxville 360 Nats
Carter Stokes21Late ModelsRCR/Team Dillon Development Driver, PLM Winner in 2017 at New Smyrna
Cayden Lapcevich19Late Models2016 NASCAR Pinty's Series champion, two top 10s in three ARCA/CRA Super Series starts in 2018
Chance Morton21Sprints/Midgets2017 feature winner in ASCS Red River Region
Chandler Smith16ARCA/SLM2x ARCA winner in 2018, Speedfest SLM Winner 2018, PASS PLM Winner, Four Truck Races With KBM in 2019
Chase Cabre21K&N East12 career wins in 21 600cc Mini Sprints starts. 8 career K&N top 5s
Chase Dixon15Late Models3 Mod Street victories at Kingsport Speedway in 2018, 2nd in points
Chase Dowling21ModifiedsNWMT Musket 250 Winner at NHMS, VMRS Winner
Chase Johnson23Sprints/Midgets10th in Perris Oval Nationals in 2018, USAC CRA feature winner, 8th in 2018 Chili Bowl
Chase Purdy19K&N East/LM/ARCA2018 Snowflake 100 winner, 10 ARCA Top 5s in 2018, Dixieland 250 winner
Christian Eckes19Trucks/ARCA3 ARCA wins in 2018, 2016 Snowball Derby winner, 2016 Myrtle Beach 400 winner, 7 Truck races in 2019
Christopher Polvoorde18MidgetsFormer ModKart champion in LOORS, dabbling in open wheel racing
CJ Leary22USAC2018 4-Crown Silver Crown winner @ Eldora, 2 USAC Silver Crown wins, 8 career USAC Sprint wins, 4 USAC Midwest Sprint wins
Clinton Boyles19Sprint Cars2016 WAR Sprints champion, 6 career WAR feature wins
Codie Rohrbaugh25ARCASix career Super Cup wins, seven top 10 finishes in ARCA
Cody Ledger23Sprint CarsMidwest Sprint Touring Series feature winner, 3 career Nebraska 360 Sprint Series wins
Colby Howard17Late ModelsPro Late Model Winner at Montgomery, 2 ARCA Top 10s in 2018, 3 NWAAS Div I wins in 2018
Cole Anderson21Dirt Modifieds2018 NSS World Series Pro Late Champion (5 Wins), 2016 Red-Eye 100 Winner, 2016 Orange Blossom 100 Winner, Transitioning to Dirt Mods
Cole Bodine19Midgets19th in 2019 Chili Bowl, 2nd-place finish in fourth USAC National Midget race
Cole Butcher22SLM/Pro Stock2018 KDDP Finalist, 9th in '18 Snowball Derby, 2018 PASS North winner at Petty, 2x Maritime Pro Stock Champion
Cole Glasson18ARCA/Late Models10th in ARCA debut at Kansas, 2016 NWAAS LMSC win at Anderson (SC), 2018 KDDP Semi-Finalist
Cole Moore22SLMFour career Pacific Challenge Series wins, four top-five finishes in SRL
Cole Rouse21ARCA/K&N/LM2018 K&N West winner at Roseville, 3rd in 2018 K&N West points, 2017 CARS SLM Champion, 4th in 2017 All American 400
Cole Williams23Late Models3 career CRA All Stars wins, 2017 Pro Late Model Winner at Bristol, 2014/2016 Nashville PLM Champion
Colin Garrett18K&N/LM7 K&N East Top 10s in 14 starts, 2 Top 5s in 2019 New Smyrna WS SLM, 2017 South Boston Limited Sportsman champion
Colin Slife15Late Models2018 Golden Sands SLM Rookie of the Year, 1 career SLM win, 3rd in TUNDRA at Jefferson (WI)
Colten Cottle21Sprints/Midgets2018 WAR Wildcard Sprint feature winner, 22nd in 2015 Chili Bowl
Connor Hall22ARCA/K&N/LM2 NWAAS Div I wins in 2017, 6th in 2017 Hampton Heat, 2 Top 10s in 4 K&N East starts
Connor Okrzesik17ARCA/SLM2019 SpeedFest winner, 7th in ARCA debut at Five Flags, 4th in 2018 Snowball Derby
Corey Heim16ARCA/Late ModelsCARS SLM winner at South Boston, 2nd at ValleyStar Credit Union 300, 2nd at Myrtle Beach 400
Craig Lutz24Modifieds3 NWMT Top 5s in 2018, 5th in NWMT points, Two Top Fives in 2018 at New Smyrna
Daison Pursley14MidgetsBest place of 7th in first four career POWRi starts in 2019, 2018 NOW600 Series Winged A-Class National Champion
Dalton Armstrong24Late Models2016 Redbud 300 Winner, 2015 PLM Speedweeks champ, 2015 JEGS Tour champ - 6th in USAC Pavement in 2013
Dan Speeney23SLM2 career CARS SLM Top 10s, 1 Top 5 in SMRS (2016, Caraway)
Daniel Dye15PLM4th in 2019 Baby Rattler, 2 Top 10s in 2019 New Smyrna WS PLM
Danny Benedict22Late Models2019 KDDP Finalist, 2018 NWAAS Ontario Champion, 2x Velocity 250 winner
Dawson Fletcher15Late Models2nd in 2018 SpeedFest PLM feature (5th in 2017), 6th in 2018 Baby Rattler
Derek Kraus17Trucks/K&N/SLM6 career K&N wins (5 West, 1 East), Beat Harvick at Kern in 2018, Qualified for First Snowball Derby in 2015
Derek Griffith22SLM2019 KDDP Finalist, 2018 PASS National Champion, 2019 New Smyrna WS SLM winner (Orange Blossom 100), 2015 Granite State Pro Stock Series champion
Devin Moran24Dirt LMs4th in WOOLMS points last two seasons, 4 career wins; 2013 LOLMDS feature winner
Devin O'Connell21SLM/PLM2018 Granite State Pro Stock Series Champion, 2016 ACT Late Model Rookie of the Year, 2015 Legend Cars Semi Pro Asphalt National Champion
Devon Morgan17Late Models / Dirt2019 Greenville Meltdown Winner
Dillon Bassett21K&N8th in points last two K&N East seasons, K&N winner at Motordrome in 2015, 2013 UARA Champion, 2nd in 2013 ValleyStar Credit Union 300
Dillon Hodge16LMSCFeature winner at Kingsport (TN) in season finale 2018
Dillon Steuer16Dirt Mods2017 Islip 300 winner at Riverhead, Dirt Modified winner
DJ Netto23Sprint Cars4 WoO Top 10s in 45 starts, 3 ASCS Southwest Region wins, Kings of Thunder 2019 win
Drew Dollar17K&N/LM4th in K&N East at Bristol, also competing with DGR Crosley on CARS LMSC Tour, 2018 INEX National Champion (Asphalt Oval Semi-Pro)
Dustin Golobic24Sprints/Midgets3 Top 10s in King of the West in 2018, younger brother of Shane Golobic
Dustin Jackson 18Late Models6 Top Fives in OSCAAR Modifieds
Dylan Cappello23ModifiedsNine-time SPEARS Modified Series winner, 2014 series champion
Dylan Fetcho18Late Models2017 PLM Rookie of the Year at Nashville, second in 2018 point standings at Nashville
Dylan Garner20Late Models2019 KDDP Semifinalist, 10th in NWAAS National Standings in 2017
Dylan Hutchison24Sprint CarsGunslingers Sprint Cars winner @ Stockton, 4th in 2015 Western Sprint Car points, PCS Winner
Dylan Westbrook22Sprint Cars2017 winner in Patriot Sprint Tour, Lucas Oil Empire Sprint Series
Dylan Zampa14Late Models2019 PLM winner at Madera, 2018 2nd place in Madera Jr Late Model points
Eddie Fatscher16ARCA/LM2 Top 10s in 3 ARCA starts in 2018, 2nd in 2017 PASS feature at Thompson Icebreaker
Ethan Mitchell15Midgets/KartsOpen Division winner at Appalachian Indoor Showdown, feature wins at Millbridge Speedway
Ernie Francis, Jr.20K&N/LM2019 NASCAR Drive for Diversity participant, five consecutive Trans-Am championships, started 1st, finished 2nd in KNEast debut at New Jersey
Gabe Brown16Late Models2018 Oxford Plains SLM champion, 5th in PASS Commonwealth Classic, 3 GSPSS Top 5s in 4 starts
Gabe Sommers15Late Models2nd in New Smyrna WS SLM 2019 points, 4th in TUNDRA at Jefferson in 2018, 9th at 2018 Dells Icebreaker
Gage Walker21MidgetsPOWRi feature winner in 2015, 2013 USAC Midwest HPD Midget Series Champion
Garrett Jones (FL)19Late ModelsSSS winner in 2016, 10 career SSS top fives
Garrett Jones (TN)19Dirt LMs2018 FASTRAK Future Stars Cup Mid-Ohio Valley Champion (2nd in 2017)
George Bessette, Jr.16Modifieds6 career feature Street Stock wins at Stafford, moving up to SK Light in 2019
Giovanni Bromante15SLM2019 - Rattler 250 Winner, One SSS/Blizzard Win; 2018 - 1 PLM Montgomery Win; 2016 Summer Shootout Young Lions champ
Giovanni Scelzi17Sprint CarsFirst career WoO in 2018 at Williams Grove, 2nd in 2018 Trophy Cup, 2nd in 2017 King of the West point
Gracie Trotter17Late Models/Legends2 wins in Summer Shootout (Semi-Pro) in 2018, 6th in PASS South at Caraway
Gracin Raz21SLM2015 K&N West winner, 6th in 2019 Chilly Willy 150, 4th in 2015 K&N West points
Grady Chandler18Sprints/Midgets2017 POWRi West champion, 5th in POWRi Knepper Memorial at Belle-Clair
Grant Griesbach17Late Models3rd place in Slinger track championship in 2018, 4th in 2018 National Short Track Championship
Grant Quinlan20K&N East / ARCACRA winner, one top five in ARCA, three top fives in K&N East
Hailie Deegan17K&N/Late Models2x K&N West winner, 1 second-place finish in New Smyrna WS PLM (2 starts)
Harli White23Sprint CarsFirst career ASCS win at I-30 in March, 18 Lucas ASCS Top 10s in last two seasons, 9th in 2017 Lucas ASCS points
Hank Davis15Midgets2nd in POWRi West Midget points standings (2 wins, 5 Top 5s, 11 Top 10s)
Hannah Adair24Midgets4th in POWRi West Midget points standings (7 Top 10s)
Henry Hornsby III19Dirt LMs2 Career FASTRAK Racing Series wins, 3 career FASTRAK Mid-Ohio Valley Series wins
Holly Shelton23Midgets23 career USAC Midget Top 10s; 6 Top 5s, 15 Top 10s in 2018 POWRi (8th in points)
Holley Hollan17Midgets11th in POWRi 2018 points (best finish - 5th, Jacksonville IL)
Howard Moore22Sprint CarsUSCS feature winner at Riverside (AR), 2018 ASCS Mid-South Champion with two wins
Hudson O'Neal18Dirt LMs2 LOLMDS wins in 2018, 1 win at East Bay 2019, 2017 LOLMDS Rookie of the Year
Hunter Fischer20Midgets5th in 2018 POWRi West Midget standings, 17 career Top 10s, former Junior Sprint National Champion
Hunter Jack18Late Models3rd in 2018 ARCA/CRA Super Series, 5 career Top 5s in series, CRA Late Model Sportsman winner at Baer Field
Jack Dossey III20SLM/PLM2017/2018 JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour champion, 2019 ARCA/CRA Super Series winner at Anderson
Jacob Allen24Sprint Cars11th in 2018 WoO points (9 Top 5s, 16 Top 10s), 2nd on Night 2 of Ocala Winter Nationals 2019
Jacob Heafner?LMSC2018 Hickory Motor Speedway Champion, 9th in 2018 Myrtle Beach 400
Jagger Jones16K&N West2nd and 4th in first two K&N West races, 2018 Kern County LM champ (6 wins), third-generation (son of PJ, grandson of Parnelli)
Jake Garcia14Late ModelsUSAC Eastern Midget feature winner in 2018, 10th in 2018 Snowflake 100, Top 10s in 2019 SpeedFest PLM, Baby Rattler
Jake Johnson16Late ModelsTop Five Finishes in ACT & PASS North (Crate) at Richmond, two Pro Stock wins at Seekonk Speedway
Jake Neuman19Midgets3rd in 2017 POWRi points, 1 win, 5 Top 5s, 18 Top 10s in POWRi 2018, 2nd in 2018 Junior Knepper 55
Jake Swanson25Sprints/Midgets2017 USAC West Coast Sprints champion (2 wins, 7 Top 5s), 5th in 2017 Chili Bowl, 2x USAC CRA Sprints winner
Jan Evans18SLM2nd in 2017 Northwest Super Late Model Series points (5 Top 5s, 7 Top 10s), 6th in 2018 Summer Showdown
Jared Fryar25SLM2018 CARS Tour SLM Champion, 2017 CARS LMSC win at Dominion, PASS South Winner in 2015, One Win in 2013 Florida Speedweeks
Jared Irvan21SLM2 career PASS wins, 2 Top 10s at 2019 New Smyrna WS, 2012 USAC Eastern Midget champion (6 wins)
Jason McDougal21Sprint Cars/Midgets1 win, 4 Top 5s, 9 Top 10s in 18 USAC Sprint Car Starts in 2018, 2018 John Day Speedcar Classic winner
Jeb Sessums25Sprint CarsWinner in Texas Sprint Series and Sprint Car Bandits,
Jeremy Doss22SLM2019 KDDP Finalist, 2018 SRL champion (3 wins, 8 Top 5s), 2x Montana 200 winners
Jesse Colwell20Midgets / Outlaw Karts2018 Keith Kunz Give Back Classic Winner, Finished 11th in Chili Bowl B-Feature
Jesse Love14MidgetsYoungest Stock Car Champion Ever, Running POWRi Midget races for Keith Kunz in 2019 and SRL Super Late Model races, TRD Driver
Jessica Dana24Late ModelsMultiple Limited Sportsman wins at South Boston
Jett Noland15SLMSouthern Super Series Rookie, 2 Top 5s at New Smyrna WS 2019
Joe Graf, Jr.20ARCA8th in 2018 ARCA points (win at Berlin, 6 Top 5s)
Joe Stornetta, Jr.24Sprint Cars2 USAC West Coast Top 5s, 1 USAC Southwest Top 5 in 2017, 2x Joe Hunt Magnetos Sprints winner in 2015
Joel Rayborne16Sprint Cars2018 USAC/CRA Sprint Car Series Rookie of the Year
Joey Ancona14Sprint Cars2 time King of California Champion, 2 time Lemoore Raceway Track Champion, 3 time Plaza Park Raceway Track Champion, Delta Speedway Track Champion
John Holleman IV22VariousWins in Bandos, Legends and Stadium Stocks in the Southeast
John Peters21SLM2017 KDDP Finalist, 2018 KDDP Semi-Finalist, feature winner at Beech Ridge (ME)
JoJo Wilkinson15PLM9th in 2018 Snowflake 100, 6th in 2018 Show Me the Money points (1 Top 5, 4 Top 10s)
Jonathan Findley20LMSC5th in 2016 Thanksgiving Classic, 2015 Southern National Motorsports Park Track Champion
Justin Carroll (NC)23LMSC2019 KDDP Finalist, 2017 Throwback 276 LMSC winner, 3 NWAAS wins at Hickory in 2018, 3 Top 10s in last 3 Martinsville 300s
Justin Carroll (VA)23K&N/LMSC1 Top 5, 2 Top 10s in 3 2018 K&N East starts, first career NWAAS win at Langley in 2018
Justin Crider22SLMThree career CARS Tour LMSC top fives, making jump up to SLM in 2019
Justin Gareis16Legends2018 Bandolero Outlaw National Champion, moving up to Legends in 2019
Justin Mondeik22SLM2018 KDDP Finalist, 1 Top 5, 5 Top 10s in ARCA MT 2018, 8th in 2017 Oktoberfest 200, 2018 TUNDRA Most Improved Driver
Justin Peck20Sprint Cars2 FAST on Dirt wins in 2019 so far, 2 career POWRi wins, Night 2 winner at 2018 Rumble at Ft. Wayne
Kaden Honeycutt15SLM / ARCAQualified in first Snowball Derby attempt, top 10 in ARCA at Five Flags
Kate Re15Modifieds2018 PASS Modified winner & Rookie of the Year
Kelly Hebing24Sprints2018 Empire State Sprints Most Improved Driver, 14th in series points, 1 Top 5 and 4 Top 10s in 2018
Kelsey Ivy22Sprint Cars8th in 2018 FAST on Dirt points, 3 Top 5s in 2017 FAST 305 season
Karsyn Elledge18Midgets/KartsWinner at Millbridge Opens in 2018, competing full-time in USAC Midgets in 2019
Karter Sarff16Midgets4th in POWRi National Midget points in 2018 (5 Top 5s, 16 Top 10s)
Katlynn Leer20Sprint Cars15 career WAR Sprints Top 10s, 2016 WAR Rookie of the Year
Kendra Adams19Late Models2018 KDDP Semi-Finalist, 2017 NASCAR Division 1 Rookie of the Year, Ontario(Youngest person and only Female to win) 8 Top 10 finishes in 2017
Kenny Brady?Legends12 wins in 2018, 2018 Furious Five Series champion at Atlanta Motor Speedway
Kodie Conner18SLMTop 3 in PASS South points each of last three seasons, 10 career PASS South Top 5s, 2015 PASS PLM champion
Kody Vanderwal18K&N WestTwo K&N West wins in 2018
Kole Raz15Late Models2019 KDDP Semi-Finalist, 4 wins in Tucson Super Trucks, started 2nd and finished 12th in 2019 Chilly Willy 150
Kyle Benjamin21Mods3 career ARCA wins, 2 Top 5s in both XFinity and Trucks, 5 career K&N wins, made NWMT debut at Thompson
Kyle Craker18Sprints/MidgetsWinner in PA Sprint Series in 2017, 3 career Southern States Midget wins
Kyle Crump23Late Models2019 KDDP Semifinalist, 2017 CRA All Stars winner, 4 ARCA/CRA Super Series Top 5s in 2018
Kyle O'Gara24Midgets4 career USAC Midget Top 5s, 2014 USAC National Pavement Midget Champion
Kyle Plott23SLM2018 CARS Tour SLM & Southern Super Series winner, 2019 KDDP Semi-Finalist
Kyle Schuett24Midgets36 POWRi Top 10s, 1 win (2017), 4th in series points in 2014
Kyle Weatherman21ARCA2015 ARCA winner at New Jersey, 25 career ARCA Top 5s
Landon Cling24Sprints9th in 2017 USAC West Coast Sprints points, former PASS South winner at South Boston
Landon Rapp12Legends/Karts2018 Bandolero Bandit National Champion, competing in Legends and Outlaw Karts in 2019
Layne Riggs16LMSC3 career CARS wins, 5th in 2018 Thanksgiving Classic, Solid Rock Carriers 150 winner at Carteret County
Leland Honeyman14LMSC4th in Southeast Limited Late Model Series at Hickory in 2018, 2017 Bandolero Bandit Champion
Logan Roberson21Dirt LMs2018 FASTRAK World Championship winner, 2017 RUSH Weekly Champion, 2016 Crate LM Track Champion at Potomac (MD) and Winchester (VA)
Logan Runyon22SLM2017 ARCA/CRA Super Series champion
Logan Seavey21VariousARCA Winner at DuQuoin, 3rd at Springfield; 3 WAR Sprint wins in 2017, 2017 POWRi Champion, 2 Top 5s in New Smyrna WS SLM
Logan Zampa18Late ModelsWinner of $10,000-to-win Short Track Shootout at Madera, 2019 KDDP Semi-Finalist
Lucas Jones17Late Models5 top fives in CARS, 1 top five in PASS, 1 top five in So. Super Series
Luke Fenhaus15Late Models2019 KDDP Finalist, 2nd in 2018 Midwest Truck Series points, Winner in Wisconsin Challenge Series at State Park
Luke Sorrow17Late Models2018 LMSC Track Champion at Anderson (SC), 2016 LLM Champion at Greenville-Pickens, 2 Southeast Limited wins in 2016
Mandy Chick17PLMFinish fourth in 2018 JEGS/CRA All-Stars Tour standings
Marcello Rufrano18SK Modifieds2018 NASCAR Whelen All-American Series UNOH Youth Achievement Award Winner, 2018 Stafford SK Light Champion
Maria Cofer19Midgets2017 Bay Cities Racing Association Midgets Champion, 3 series wins in 2018.
Mason Diaz18K&N EastFinished 19th in Xfinity Series Debut
Mason Keller19PLM
2nd in CRA JEGS All Stars Tour points in 2018 (1 win, 2 Top 5s, 7 Top 10s), 2017 PLM winner at New Smyrna WS
Mason Mingus24SLMFinished fourth in 2018 Short Track U.S. Nationals at Bristol
Matt Bowling25Late Models2016 NWAAS National Champion, 2012 Hampton Heat winner, 2014 Denny Hamlin Short Track Showdown winner
Matt Craig20SLMThree-time PASS South champion, eight career PASS South wins, three career CARS Tour wins
Matt Kimball17Mini StockRunner-up in NEMST feature at Richmond, 2018 Monadnock Mini Stock Champion, 19 Mini Stock wins, 3 Sportsman Mod wins
Matt Moore19Sprints/Midgets3 Top 5s in 4 WAR Sprints appearances in 2018, 6th in 2017 POWRi West points (1 win, 4 Top 5s, 7 Top 10s)
Matt Swanson19Modifieds21 career NWMT Top 10s, 10th in 2018 Turkey Derby
Matt Wallace23SLMPASS South winner at Concord, 2nd in 2017 New Smyrna WS PLM points (1 win in 2017, 2 career)
Matthew Nance21Dirt Late Models2018 FASTRAK Racing Series Touring Champion, 2017 LLM Sportsman Champion at Friendship
Max McLaughlin19K&N EastFinished 3rd in 2018 Super DIRTcar Series point standings, Modified winner at Fulton, Brewerton & Land of Legends, finished 12th in NCWTS debut at Eldora
McKenna Haase22Sprint Cars2 Knoxville (IA) feature wins in 2018 (5 career, only female to win at Knoxville)
Megan Rae Meyer22Dirt LMsSouthern Clash Late Models winner at East Bay, 2018 Bubba Raceway Park champion
Mike Christopher, Jr.20ModifiedsFour SK Modified wins at Stafford in 2018, nephew of the late Ted Christopher. Former Legends Car champion.
Mini Tyrrell14Late Models15 LMSC wins, 2017 Limited Late Model Thanksgiving Classic winner, 8th in CARS Old North State Nationals
Molly Helmuth23SLM2018 KDDP Finalist
Nick Drake23Sprints/Midgets2014 K&N West Phoenix winner, 8th in 2015 K&N East points (2 Top 5s, 7 Top 10s), 2011 USAC Eastern Midget Champion
Nick Sanchez17Late Models/Legends2019 NASCAR Drive for Diversity participant, competed in NWAAS and Legends races in 2018
Noah Harris20Sprint Cars2x Champ Sprint feature winner at Creek County
Nolan Pope21SLMLate Model Stock Car winner at Anderson (SC), running CARS Tour Super Late Models full-time in 2019
Parker Price-Miller20Sprint Cars2017 WoO feature winner, 2016 MOWA Sprint Car champion (5 wins that season), 18th in 2018 Knoxville Nationals
Parker Stephens21SLMFinished second in 2015 Winter Showdown, recently competed in Legends Cars, racing select SLM races in 2019
Paul Nienhiser22Sprint Cars13 career MOWA Sprint Car wins, 3rd in series points in 2018
Paul Shafer, Jr.22SLM2019 KDDP Finalist, 2018 ARCA Midwest Tour winner, qualified for 2018 Snowball Derby
Perry Patino19PLMQualified for Snowball Derby, LM Sportsman Winner at Montgomery, 9th in 2015 Baby Rattler, 2nd in 2017 Show Me the Money points (10 career Top 5s)
Paul Williamson22ARCA/LMMade ARCA debut in 2019 (30th, Daytona), Limited Late Model and Chargers winner at Southern National
Racin Vernon20Late ModelsWins at Madera and Kern County, 5th in Madera PLM points in 2018
Rafe Slate18Late Models2019 Sponsor Me PFC winner, 30+ Legend Cars wins
Raphael Lessard17ARCA / K&N / TrucksShort Track U.S. Nationals SLM winner at Bristol, Redbud 400 winner, six career CARS Tour wins, 2016 CARS Tour SLM champion
Reid Lanpher20SLMFour PASS victories, 2018 U.S. SLM National Championship winner, GSPSS winner at NHMS, 2015 & 2017 Maine NWAAS champion, three Oxford 250 top five finishes
Ricky Schlick21SLM2017 SRL championship runner-up, 2017 SRL winner
Riley Kriesel18Sprints2018 WAR Sprints champion (youngest in series history), 2 wins, 10 Top 5s during season
Robert Dalby19Midgets20th in 2019 Chili Bowl, 3rd in USAC Western States Midgets points (4 Top 5s, 7 Top 10s)
Ronnie Bassett, Jr.23K&N2017 K&N East Winner, top four in points last two seasons; 10 career wins in UARA, 2013 Thanksgiving Classic winner
Ronnie Davis III23Modifieds2018 Fulton Speedway Small Block RotY, 2 wins
Ronnie Williams22Modifieds2018 Stafford SK Modified Champion
Roy Hayes16SLMRoC Late Model winner in 2018
Ruben Garcia, Jr.23K&N2x Peak Mexico champion; 2 K&N East wins in 2018, finished 3rd in points
Ryan Kuhn18Late Models2019 ACT Tour Rookie Contender, 2018 Seekonk Speedway Late Model Champion
Ryan Messer18Late Models3 SLM wins at Speedway 660 in 2018, including McLaughlin Roof Trusses 250, T1st in Track Championship (lost on tiebreaker)
Ryan Millington17LMSC2017 Hickory Motor Speedway LMSC Champion, 17 NWAAS Div I wins over last three seasons
Ryan Rackley13Late Models/Legends2018 Atlanta Motor Speedway Thursday Thunder and 2018 Las Vegas Motor Speedway Showdown Champion (Young Lions), Georgia Young Lions Legends Champion
Ryan Repko19Late Models2018 Bobby Isaac Memorial winner (4 NWAAS wins in 2018), 9th in 2016 ValleyStar Credit Union 300
Ryan Robinson18Sprints/Midgets2nd in 2018 POWRi Midget points (1 win), 5 USAC National Midget Top 5s, 11th in 2018 Chili Bowl
Ryan Vargas18K&N/Late Models6th in K&N East points in 2018, NASCAR Next, 3rd in NWAAS California standings in 2017 (2 wins)
Sam Johnson16Midgets12th in Gateway Dirt Nationals Midgets,9th in 2018 POWRi Midget points, best POWRi finish of 5th
Sam Mayer15K&N EastK&N East winner at Bristol, 2018 CARS Tour LMSC winner, 3rd in points at 2018 New Smyrna WS
Sam Rameau16NWMT2019 NWMT Rookie Contender, 2018 - 2 Valenti Modified Racing Series wins
Sammy Smith14PLM2019 PLM World Series of Asphalt Stock Car Racing champion, 2 Speedweeks wins
Sheldon Haudenschild25WoO5 WoO wins in 2018, 17 career ASCoC wins
Skylar Gee21Sprints7th in 2018 ASCS National points (1st career feature win, 6 Top 5s, 15 Top 10s), Midwest Power Series feature winner, 6 career ASCS Frontier wins
Slater Helt18Sprint Cars5th in WAR Sprints in 2017/2018, 2 Top 5s in 2018
Spencer Bayston20Midgets2017 USAC National Midget champion (5 career wins), 10 career POWRi wins, 3rd place in 2018 Chili Bowl, 2 ASCoC wins in 2017
Spencer Davis20K&N East / SLM2 Top 10s in 5 Truck starts in 2018, 2016 K&N winner at Dominion, 2017 SLM New Smyrna WS 2nd in points
Stephen Nasse23SLMMobile 300 Winner, 2017 Southern Super Series Champion
Tanner Carrick17Midgets2 POWRi wins in 2018, 7th in series points, 6th in USAC National Midget Series points in 2018 (6 Top 5s, 10 Top 10s), 1 Badger midget win
Tanner English25Dirt Late Models2017 & 2018 MARS Series champion, Summer Nationals winner, 19 wins in 2017
Tanner Gray19KN EastFormer NHRA Pro Stock Champion, 2nd in K&N West @ Irwindale
Tanner Reif12Late ModelsJr Late Model winner at Madera
Tate Fogleman19Super Late Models2 PASS North wins, CARS Tour winner, 2015 PASS South champion
Taylor Gray14LMSCCARS LMSC Hickory winner, 2nd at Old North State Nationalss
Taylor Jorgensen22Various2016 Pro Trucks Champion at Five Flags Speedway, 2018 KDDP Semi-Finalist
Taylor Miinch25Modifieds2017/2018 Spears Modified (Lucas Oil) Champion, 9 wins over past two seasons
Thad Moffitt18ARCASoutheast Limited Late Model winner, one top 10 in ARCA, Richard Petty's grandson
Timmy Catalano19Modifieds1 Top 5, 4 Top 10s in 2018 Indoor Auto Racing Championship, RoC Asphalt Modified Top 10 at Spencer in 2018
Tommy Barrett Jr.23Modifieds2014 NWMT Bristol winner, 8 career Modified Racing Series wins
Tommy Catalano21NWMT/RoC2018 NWMT Rookie of the Year. Won 2017 RoC Sportsman Mod & Late Model titles. Won 2017 Dave London Memorial Super Stock race. Multiple wins at NY tracks.
Toni Breidinger19Late Models/USAC2016 USAC Speed2 Western Asphalt Midget Champion (19 career series wins), 10th in ARCA at Madison 2018 in first race
Travis Billington17Dirt Mods2nd in NWAAS Div II National Championship, 5 feature wins at Devil's Bowl (VT)
Travis Braden25ARCA/Late Models2015 ARCA winner at IRP, 2x ARCA/CRA Super Series champion (10 career wins), 2016 Winchester 400 winner, 5th in 2018 ARCA points
Trent Ivey24Dirt Late Models2nd in ULTIMATE Southeast debut at Friendship, 2nd in CArolina Clash debut at Fayetteville, 4x Bill Hendren Memorial Winner
Trevor Cristiani24ModsThree SRL Modified wins, Winter Showdown Modified winner
Trevor Huddleston22K&N West2019 K&N West winner at Irwindale
Trevor Noles23SLM2014 PASS MegaMeltdown winner at Southern National, 5th in 2017 ValleyStar Credit Union 300
Trey Bayne15SLM4th in Blizzard Series opener, winner at Kingsport in NWAAS LMSC last season
Trey Watson20Dirt LMS2017 FASTRAK Future Stars Cup Mid-Ohio Valley Champion
Treyten Lapcevich15Late ModelsAPC Late Model Rookie, 2016 Sunset Speedway Super Stock Rookie of the Year, 2015 Sunset Speedway Mighty Mini Champion
Tristan Guardino?Sprints/Midgets5 career USAC West Coast Sprint Car wins, 2nd in series points in 2018, 3rd in 2016
Tristan Haider21SLM9th in 2018 Northwest Super Late Model Series points (2 Top 10s)
Troy Talman23Modifieds2017 Modified Racing Series winner at Lee USA
Tucker Klaasmeyer24Midgets2018 POWRi National Midget Champion (6 wins, 18 Top 5s, 23 Top 10s), 13th in 2019 Chili Bowl
Ty Gibbs16ARCA/K&N/LMSC2019 Myrtle Beach Icebreaker winner, 2018 Rusty Harpe Memorial winner, top five in ARCA and K&N East debuts
Tye Mihocko21Sprints2 wins in USAC Southwest Sprints in 2018, 2nd in series points; top 5 in USAC SW Sprint points each of last three seasons
Tyler Courtney24Sprint Cars / Midgets2018 USAC National Sprint Car Series champion, 11 USAC Sprint wins in 2018, 15 total victories in 2018
Tyler Erb22Dirt Late ModelsThree Lucas Dirt LM wins in 2019, Thaw Brawl winner, two WoO LM wins in 2018, driving for Best Performance Motorsports in 2019
Ty Hulsey22Sprints/Midgets2018 WAR Sprints feature winner, 3rd in series points; 2nd in POWRi West points in 2015 (1 win, 9 Top 10s)
Tyler Letarte14KartsIntermediate Outlaw Kart winner at Iredell County Fairgrounds
Tyler Matthews22LMSC2016 North Carolina NWAAS Div I Champion, Southern National Track Champion; 10th in CARS Old North State Nationals
Tyler Nicely23Dirt Mods2019 Toilet Bowl winner, 3 career DIRTcar Nationals wins, 2 career DIRTcar Summit Racing Modified wins
Tyler Rypkema21ModifiedsRoC Series winner at Lancaster and New Smyrna WS winner in 2017
Tyler Seavey23Sprints/Midgets/Karts2018 Speed51 Open winner, 9th in Civil War Sprint points in 2017
Tyler Thomas23Sprints/MidgetsUSAC National Sprint Car winner at Kokomo, USAC National Midget Winner at Wayne County, 12 POWRi feature wins
Tyler Thompson17Super Mods2018 Oswego Speedway & ISMA Rookie of the Year
Vince Midas18LMSCSoutheast Limited Late Model winner at Hickory, 1 win, 9 top 10s in Paramount Kia Big 10 at Hickory in 2018
Wesley Smith20Sprints/Midgets3rd in POWRi West Midget points in 2018 (2 wins, 7 Top 5s, 11 Top 10s), 2 WAR Sprints wins
Will Rodgers24K&N / ARCAThree K&N East wins, one K&N West win, four ARCA top 10s
Wyatt Alexander19SLMValvoline Fast Track to Fame Winner, 3 PASS North Top 10s in 2018, 6th in 2018 US Pro Stock-SLM National Championship
Wyatt Brooks22Late Models5 career Late Model wins, TUNDRA win in 2017, 2019 KDDP Semifinalist
Wyatt Burks23Sprints/Midgets7 career WAR Sprints wins, 2nd in 2017 series points
Zac Taylor21Sprint Cars2017 Colorado Alliance Sprint Car Tour champion, 7 career series wins
Zack Mitchell22Dirt Late Models2018 ULTIMATE Southeast Champion, 3 career series wins; 2017 Carolina Clash champion, 7 career series wins
Zack St. Onge17Late ModelsThree LM wins at Kern, One LM win at Irwindale, 3rd in California NWAAS points
Zane Lawrence19Sprints/Midgets2nd in ASCS Gulf South points in 2017, 3rd in 2017 Sprint Car Bandits points
Zeb Wise16Midgets9th in USAC National Midget points in 2018, win at Clyde Martin Memorial Speedway, 13th at Gateway Dirt Nationals (Midgets)

Additional Drivers Added to 2019 Short Track Draft Ballot