9:10

That ends our night here at Elko Speedway (MN). We will be back tomorrow with Trackside Now coverage leading up to our Radio Broadcast coverage tomorrow night. See ya Saturday.

 

9:09

Race Results for the Dash for Cash
1 21 Tim Schendel
2 77 Jonathan Eilen
3 41 Donny Reuvers
4 87 Nathan Haseleu
5 36 Danny Fredrickson
6 39 Andrew Morrissey
7 12 Nick Murgic
8 72 Jacob Goede
9 5 Travis Sauter
10 78 Skylar Holzhhausen
11 82 Conrad Jorgenson
12 66 Steve Carlson
13 75 Chris Weinkauf
14 22 Nick Panitzke
15 52 Chris Wimmer
16 25 Ross Kenseth

 

9:07

Tim Schendel wins the $1000 dollars check for the dash over Jonathan Eilen, Donny Reuvers, Nathan Haseleu and Dan Fredrickson were the top five.

 

9:06

White Flag!

 

9:06

Two laps to go.

 

9:06

Jonathan Eilen is all alone in second.

 

9:06

Schendel leads with five laps to go.

 

9:05

Ross Kenseth and Chris Wimmer have fallen to the rear to save their stuff for tomorrow.

 

9:05

Nathan Haseleu takes fourth as Tim Schendel pulls away.

 

9:04

10 laps to go.

 

9:04

Lap 7: Eilen clears for second, but he’s got a ways to go. Donny Reuvers is now third.

 

9:04

Lap 5: Jonathan Eilen clears for second, but Tim Schendel is gone.

 

9:03

Jorgenson is stacking the field up.

 

9:03

Lap 2: Dan Fredrickson working the high lane trying to take third. Schendel leads.

 

9:02

Lap 1: Schendel gets the lead from the high lane.

 

9:02

GREEN FLAG!

 

9:02

In a few laps we will be green. Jorgenson and Schendel to lead them down.

 

9:00

Now we are on the warm up laps.

 

9:00

We are on the wave lap.

 

8:59

Conrad Jorgenson will go off from the pole.

 

8:59

The ASA Midwest Late Models are now on the track for their 20 lap dash.

 

8:57

The Dash race is up next. 20 laps for an extra $1000.

 

8:26

We Legends and the Mini Stocks to run before the ASA Midwest Tour Late Model Dash. Folks we hope you can be with us tomorrow for all the action here at Elko Speedway. Check out www.asamidwesttour.com for more information.

 

8:21

Comment From Guest 

72 and 25 through the field.

 

8:16

Comment From matt 

Good luck Ross you have your work cut out for you

 

8:14

Feature action has begun here at Elko Speedway.

 

8:13

Comment From Ranger John 

Marshall,MN

 

8:13

Comment From Eric 

New Paris, Indiana Home of the Summer Sizzler $20,000 to win Outlaw Late Model race.

 

8:13

Comment From Leslee 

Florida – go #22 & #78

 

8:13

Starting Lineup for the $1000 20 Lap Dash
1 82 Conrad Jorgenson
2 21 Tim Schendel
3 77 Jonathan Eilen
4 36 Danny Fredrickson
5 41 Donny Reuvers
6 87 Nathan Haseleu
7 39 Andrew Morrissey
8 52 Chris Wimmer
9 12 Nick Murgic
10 75 Chris Weinkauf
11 78 Skylar Holzhhausen
12 72 Jacob Goede
13 25 Ross Kenseth
14 5 Travis Sauter
15 66 Steve Carlson
16 22 Nick Panitzke

 

8:10

All 16 drivers had their hand at the pole. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

8:10

Conrad Jorgenson had the lucky draw and will start from the pole for the dash tonight. We will have the full draw in a minute.

 

8:07

Comment From guest 

The grandstands

 

7:45

The 16 will run a race for a $1000 Bonus.

 

7:44

The Heat Races are over and the 16 drivers will now draw for their spots tonight here at Elko.

 

7:44

Comment From Lenny 

Kentucky

 

7:44

Comment From Duane 

Cedar lake speedway! Thanks for the updates!

 

7:35

Comment From Love 51!!! 

Jefferson, GA

 

7:35

 

 

7:35

Comment From Mark 

Great coverage for those of us who can’t be there. Thanks. Porter, Indiana

 

7:35

Comment From Alex 

Ohio land of a poor football program, 🙁

 

7:34

Comment From Fred A. 

New Hampshire

 

7:30

 

 

7:30

Comment From Kip 

Tomah WI. Awesome coverage !!

 

7:24

While we have a chance let us know where you are watching from tonight!

 

7:20

For you Dan Fredrickson fans he told us today he has been cutting back on his racing to run some bigger shows like this one and he is even talking about saving some money and running the Snowball Derby in December.

 

7:20

Legends cars are on the track for their heat races.

 

7:15

Steve Holzhausen won the heat race. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

7:11

Local classes are having their heats right now.

 

7:11

We have to make a note our print sheet gave the tie for 16th to Griffin McGrath, but it should have gone to Nathen Hasleau as he went out before.

 

7:09

Steve Holzhausen gets the win over Griffin McGrath, Michael Bilderback and Josh Vadnais. Erik Darnell finished fifth out of the money.

 

7:08

Two Laps to Go.

 

7:08

Lap 22: Michael Bilderback takes third from Josh Vadnais.

 

7:08

Lap 20: The front two have gotten away from third and fourth.

 

7:07

Six laps to go.

 

7:07

Still can’t make a change, and Holzhausen leads, McGrath, Josh Vadnais and Michael Bilderback.

 

7:06

McGrath goes low and Holzhausen uses the high lane.

 

7:06

The front four have gotten away from Erik Darnell in fifth.

 

7:06

Lap 11: Griffin McGrath looking for the lead on Steve Holzhausen.

 

7:05

15 laps to go the front four are single-file.

 

7:05

Erik Darnell workd around Joel Theisen for fifth.

 

7:04

Lap 5: Josh Vadnais is third and Michael Bilderback is fourth.

 

7:04

Griffin McGrath is running second.

 

7:04

Lap 1: Steve Holzhausen jumps out to an early lead.

 

7:03

GREEN FLAG!

 

7:03

The Top Four make into to the show tomorrow.

 

7:03

Warm up Laps are done. Here we go.

 

7:02

1 64 Griffin McGrath
2 97 Steve Holzhausen
3 75 Joel Theisen
4 17 Josh Vadnais
5 25 Jeff Storm
6 2 Michael Bilderback
7 4 Thor Anderson
8 7 Erik Darnell
9 80 Paul Paine
10 34 Brandon Hill
11 63 Gary LaMonte

 

7:02

Starting Lineup for the Heat Race

 

6:57

Racing Order tonight
7:00 Racing
ASAMT Qualifier #1- 25 Laps (Top 2 Transfer)
Power Stocks Heats
Legends Heats
Mini Stocks Heats
ASAMT Qualifier #2- 25 Laps (Top 2 Transfer)
Intermission for Driver Draws for the Fast Dash for Cash
Power Stocks Feature
Legends Feature
Mini Stocks Feature
Top 16 Dash For Cash $1000 to WIN
(Winner takes all) 20 Laps

 

6:56

Skylar Holzhhausen actually just sung the national anthem here tonight for the pre-car to tomorrow’s 250 Super Late Model event.

 

6:53

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6:42

Opening Ceremonies are up next for tonight’s action.

 

6:40

Chris Weinkauf looks calm as he waits on the tech line. He would later set fast time in his number 75. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

6:28

the top 16 will draw for the Dash race on the frontstretch so the crowd can see it.

 

6:28

Comment From matt 

Is there a inverted for tonights race?

 

6:27

Time Trial Resutls for ASA Midwest
1 75 Chris Weinkauf 13.745
2 36 Danny Fredrickson 13.788
3 72 Jacob Goede 13.808
4 77 Jonathan Eilen 13.834
5 41 Donny Reuvers 13.852
6 12 Nick Murgic 13.856
7 66 Steve Carlson 13.856
8 21 Tim Schendel 13.857
9 39 Andrew Morrissey 13.857
10 78 Skylar Holzhhausen 13.860
11 82 Conrad Jorgenson 13.864
12 52 Chris Wimmer 13.873
13 25 Ross Kenseth 13.875
14 22 Nick Panitzke 13.876
15 5 Travis Sauter 13.882
16 64 Griffin McGrath 13.895
17 87 Nathan Haseleu 13.895
18 97 Steve Holzhausen 13.915
19 75 Joel Theisen 13.950
20 17 Josh Vadnais 13.951
21 25 Jeff Storm 13.968
22 2 Michael Bilderback 14.007
23 4 Thor Anderson 14.028
24 7 Erik Darnell 14.049
25 80 Paul Paine 14.063
26 34 Brandon Hill 14.097
27 63 Gary LaMonte 14.145

 

6:19

Chris Weinkauf has set fast time for the Grand Stay Summer Clash 250. Full rundown coming.

 

6:18

The top 16 will got tonight’s Dash Race for the $1000 bonus.

 

6:17

LaMonte got another set of laps as the rain came out on his first run.

 

6:16

63 Gary LaMonte
Lap 1: 14.250
Lap 2: 14.145
Best: 14.145

 

6:15

64 Griffin McGrath
Lap 1: 13.944
Lap 2: 13.895

 

6:14

80 Paul Paine
Lap 1: 14.063
Lap 2: 14.063
Best: 14.063

 

6:14

78 Skylar Holzhhausen
Lap 1: 13.888
Lap 2: 13.860
Best: 13.860

 

6:13

77 Jonathan Eilen
Lap 1: 13.834
Lap 2: 13.908
Best: 13.834

 

6:12

75 Chris Weinkauf
Lap 1: 13.820
Lap 2: 13.745
Best. 13.745 – Pole

 

6:11

82 Conrad Jorgenson
Lap 1: 13.926
Lap 2: 13.864
Best: 13.864

 

6:10

66 Steve Carlson
Lap 1: 13.976
Lap 2: 13.856
Best: 13.856

 

6:09

75 Joel Theisen
Lap 1: 13.991
Lap 2: 13.950
Best: 13.950

 

6:08

Jacob Goede
Lap1: 13.873
Lap 2: 13.808
Best: 13.808

 

5:50

We are waiting for the track to get dry. We lost one end of the track and not the other. We should be back to action in a few minutes.

 

5:39

Up Coming ASA Midwest Tour Races
Friday, August 5th
Iowa Speedway 150L
Friday, August 12th
39th Annual Miller 100L
Hawkeye Downs – Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Sunday, August 21st
Shakopee 125L
Raceway Park – Shakopee, Minnesota
Sunday, September 4th
Labor Day / Norway 125L
Norway Speedway – Norway, Michigan
Sunday, October 2nd
46th Annual National Short Track Championship 200L
Rockford Speedway – Loves Park, Illinois
Saturday & Sunday October 8th & 9th
Championship Weekend / 42nd Annual Oktoberfest 100L

 

5:29

We have a little bit of rain in the area. LaMonte spun on his second lap and then Griffin McGrath looped his number 64 coming to the green. We are not sure how long this tiny cell will last.

 

5:28

63 Gary LaMonte
Lap 1: 14.282
Lap 2: no time (he spun)
Best: 14.282

 

5:27

52 Chris Wimmer
Best 1: 13.873
Best 2: 13.892
Best: 13.873

 

5:26

41 Donny Reuvers
Lap 1: 13.864
Lap 2: 13.852
Best: 13.852

 

5:25

39 Andrew Morrissey
Lap 1: 13.880
Lap 2: 13.857
Best: 13.857

 

5:24

36 Danny Fredrickson
Lap 1: 13,799
Lap 2: 13.788
Best: 13.788

 

5:24

34 Brandon Hill
Lap 1: 14.117
Lap 2: 14.097
Best: 14.097

 

5:23

25 Jeff Storm
Lap 1: 13.968
Lap 2: 14.050
Best: 13.968

 

5:22

25 Ross Kenseth
Lap 1: 13.875
Lap 2: 13.891
Best: 13.875

 

5:21

22 Nick Panitzke
Lap 1: 13.876
Lap 2: 13.922
Best: 13.876

 

5:20

21 Tim Schendel
Lap 1: 13.966
Lap 2: 13.857
Best: 13.857

 

5:19

17 Josh Vadnais
Lap 1: 13.980
Lap 2: 13.951
Best: 13.951

 

5:19

7 Erik Darnell
Lap 1: 14.062
Lap 2: 14.049
Best: 14.049

 

5:18

12 Nick Murgic
Lap 1: 13.856
Lap 2: 13.883
Best: 13.856

 

5:17

5 Travis Sauter
Lap 1: 13.906
Lap 2: 13.882
Best: 13.882

 

5:16

4 Thor Anderson
Lap 1: 14.028
Lap 2: 14.074
Best: 14.028

 

5:15

2 Michael Bilderback
Lap 1: 14.007
Lap 2: 14.013
Best: 14.007

 

5:14

97 Steve Holzhausen
Lap 1: 13.956
Lap 2: 13.915
Best: 13.915

 

5:13

Nathan Haseleu
Lap 1: 13.907
Lap 2: 13.895
Best: 13.895

 

5:13

Nathan Haseleu is on the track.

 

5:12

Then we go by numbers up untill we reach the 87 again.

 

5:09

The 87 of Nathan Haseleu wil be the first car out.

 

5:09

Comment From Vadnais fan 

Do you know a qualifying order?

 

4:59

Andrew Morrissey leads the points after some solid work in time trials, heats and the feature races. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

4:58

Time trials are ready to roll at the top of the hour. We can see just about all the cars are out of the tech line.

 

4:57

Ross Kenseth make a last minute change to the his grill tape. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

4:54

We found out that Erik Darnell lost a motor and the team made a change right before time trials. Those two laps will be the first laps on the motor today.

 

4:00

The ASA Midwest Tour Trucks are on the track now for a round of practice. We are going to hit the pits and be back shortly.

 

3:36

ASA MIDWEST PRACTICE TWO TIMES
1 75 Chris Weinkauf 13.950
2 25 Ross Kenseth 13.988
3 5 Travis Sauter 14.027
4 12 Nick Murgic 14.040
5 64 Griffin McGrath 14.069
6 39 Andrew Morrissey 14.075
7 21 Tim Schendel 14.083
8 41 Donny Reuvers 14.095
9 52 Chris Wimmer 14.101
10 75 Joel Theisen 14.103
11 2 Michael Bilderback 14.108
12 36 Danny Fredrickson 14.108
13 4 Thor Anderson 14.110
14 78 Skylar Holzhhausen 14.115
15 77 Jonathan Eilen 14.158
16 12 Brandon Hill 14.173
17 17 Josh Vadnais 14.183
18 72 Jacob Goede 14.189
19 22 Nick Panitzke 14.227
20 25 Jeff Storm 14.237
21 82 Conrad Jorgenson 14.252
22 80 Paul Paine 14.271
23 87 Nathan Haseleu 14.287
24 97 Steve Holzhausen 14.311
25 66 Steve Carlson 14.323
26 63 Gary LaMonte 14.344
27 7 Erik Darnell no time

 

3:22

We will have the second practice results in a few minutes.

 

3:20

Practice Number 2 is in the book. The track will be idle other then a few rounds for local cars. Pre Qualifying Tech opens in about 25 minutes.

 

3:18

Conrad Jorgenson is looking to make his first start of 2011 with ASA Mdwest. He is a two time Raceway Park Late Model Champion.

 

3:14

This is weekend will mark the richest race in ASA Midwest Tour History. The Series has been around since 2007 and has never had $10,000 to win show until this season.

 

3:09

We are in the final few minutes of the final practice of the day for the ASA Midwest Tour cars.

 

3:04

Rss Kenseth has three wins already this season. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

3:04

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3:02

The teams were told in the driver’s meeting that their will be no heat points for this event. Only for time trials, last chance and the main event.

 

3:01

Travis Sauter is als the fastest car in the second practice with a 14.027. Donny Reuvers is second quick with a 14.091

 

3:00

The second practice has been smooth and we have have about 10 cars come out for six to 10 laps at a time.

 

2:59

Dan Fredrickson in his number #36 Farm Boy BBQ. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

2:55

Griffin McGrath (front) and Tim Schendel (rear) race in practice. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

2:54

Josh Vadnais at speed. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

2:30

The second round of practice is a few minutes away and we will be heading down to get some photos of the action. We will be back in a few minutes.

 

2:26

ASA MIDWEST PRACTICE ONE TIMES
1 5 Travis Sauter 14.141
2 75 Chris Weinkauf 14.182
3 82 Conrad Jorgenson 14.186
4 72 Jacob Goede 14.204
5 87 Nathan Haseleu 14.204
6 2 Michael Bilderback 14.209
7 66 Steve Carlson 14.219
8 36 Danny Fredrickson 14.236
9 77 Jonathan Eilen 14.241
10 21 Tim Schendel 14.247
11 22 Nick Panitzke 14.274
12 12 Nick Murgic 14.288
13 52 Chris Wimmer 14.29
14 39 Andrew Morrissey 14.293
15 25 Ross Kenseth 14.295
16 78 Skylar Holzhhausen 14.296
17 80 Paul Paine 14.311
18 4 Thor Anderson 14.319
19 17 Josh Vadnais 14.323
20 25 Jeff Storm 14.334
21 41 Donny Reuvers 14.363
22 63 Gary LaMonte 14.364
23 97 Steve Holzhausen 14.373
24 75 Joel Theisen 14.409
25 7 Erik Darnell 14.600
26 12 Brandon Hill 14.620
27 64 Griffin McGrath No Transponder

 

2:17

The first practice is in the books and we will have the time in a few minutes. At last check 26 cars hit the track for practice.

 

2:16

The ASA Midwest Tour has a strong history here at Elko Speedway they had their first ever race here back in 2007. Since then they have had at least one stop here each season.

PAST ELKO WINNERS
2007 Jonathan Eilen
2008 Jake Ryan
2009 Steve Carlson
2009 Dan Fredrickson
2010 Ross Kenseth

 

2:10

We are in the final few minutes of the first practice here for the ASA Midwest Late Models. Travis Sauter is still on top of the charts.

 

2:08

Seven-time track champ Donny Reuvers is looking for a big win this weekend. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

2:02

The sun has been beating down on this 3/8’ths of a mile track all day. The weather here in Elko is in the high 80’s.

 

1:56

Travis Sauter has the fast time with a 14.141. Chris Weinkauf and Conrad Jorgenson are second and third.

 

1:54

Speed51.com will have live radio coverage from here at Elko tomorrow night brining you all the action of 250 lap around the Elko Short Track. We will also be covering the other divisions on the broadcast. We will have more info leading up to it.

 

1:51

Seven time track Champion Donny Reuvers is on the track now ready to take down the big boys in the hometown event. Reuvers has four career wins in the ASA Midwest ranks, but this would be his biggest.

 

1:46

Top 10 in Points Coming Into This Event.
1 39 Andrew Morrissey (TS) 919
2 25K Ross Kenseth (TS) 901
3 21 Tim Schendel (TS) 867
4 72 Jacob Goede (TS) 862
5 12 Nick Murgic (TS) 829
6 87 Nathan Haseleu (TS) 820
7 64 Griffin McGrath (TS) 819
8 52 Chris Wimmer (TS) 811
9 77E Jonathan Eilen (TS) 803
10 66 Steve Carlson (TS) 797

 

1:45

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1:44

Ross Kenseth, Travis Sauter, Jeff Storm, Tim Schendel, Steve Carlson and points leader Andrew Morrissey are warming up right now.

 

1:43

The next round of machines will be making their ways out shortly.

 

1:43

Josh Vadnais and Joacob Goede were also on the track.

 

1:40

Thor Anderson, Michael Bilderback, Erik Darnell, Jonathan Eilen are just a few of the cars.

 

1:39

Nick Murgic, who was second last week, is also on the track.

 

1:39

Griffin McGrath is the first car out.

 

1:38

We hear engines off in the distance so the filed will be rolling out for practice.

 

1:38

The driver’s Meeting. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

1:35

PRE-RACE ENTRY LIST FOR SUMMER CLASH 250
1 Nick Barstard
2 Michael Bilderback
4 Thor Anderson
5 Travis Sauter
7 Erik Darnell
12 Brandon Hill
12 Nick Murgic
17 Josh Vadnais
21 Tim Schendel
22 Nick Panitzke
25 Ross Kenseth
25 Jeff Storm
36 Danny Fredrickson
39 Andrew Morrissey
41 Donny Reuvers
52 Chris Wimmer
63 Gary LaMonte
64 Griffin McGrath
66 Steve Carlson
72 Jacob Goede
75 Joel Theisen
75 Chris Weinkauf
77 Jonathan Eilen
78 Skylar Holzhhausen
82 Conrad Jorgenson
87 Nathan Haseleu
97 Steve Holzhausen

 

1:33

The first practice will be getting underway soon. The ASA Midwest Tour cars will have a 45 minute round to start.

 

1:00

We will have lots more when we get back from the dirver’s meeting.

 

1:00

Several key names will be in the mix this weekend that have been absent as of recent. Donnie Reuvers, and Danny Fredrickson are back to defend their home track.

 

12:58

Steve Carlson rolls his car from Madison into the tech line. (Speed51.com Photo)

 

 

12:52

Toinght 20 laps for an extra $1000 is on the line for the Super Late Models.

 

12:51

Friday, July 8th, 2011
11:00 Pit Gate Opens Pre Pass
11:30 Gate opens for ALL
11:45 Tech Opens Tire Sales opens
1:00 Drivers Meeting
1:30 Practice 1 45 Minutes
2:15 Break
2:30 Practice 2 45 Minutes
3:00 Tire Impound Opens (Only 4 tires may leave the impound area.)
3:15 Break
3:30 Practice for Other Classes
3:45 Qualifying tech opens
5:00 ASA Midwest Tour Qualifying
5:45 Practice for Other Classes
6:45 Opening Ceremonies
7:00 Racing
ASAMT Qualifier #1- 25 Laps (Top 2 Transfer)
Power Stocks Heats
Legends Heats
Mini Stocks Heats
ASAMT Qualifier #2- 25 Laps (Top 2 Transfer)
Intermission for Driver Draws for the Fast Dash for Cash
Power Stocks Feature
Legends Feature
Mini Stocks Feature
Top 16 Dash For Cash $1000 to WIN
(Winner takes all) 20 Laps

 

12:51

Today is a very busy day at the track with time trials and some dash races that we will cover in a few minutes. This two show will pay $10,000 to the winner tomorrow night at the end of the second 125 laps.

 

12:50

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12:49

Good afternoon and welcome to Elko Speedway (MN) for the first of the day GrandStay ® Sumer Clash 250.

Trackside Now: GrandStay Summer Clash 250 – Elko Speedway (MN) – 7/8/11