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We are just about 20 minutes away from the start of the ASA Midwest Tour Octoberfest 100….stay tuned for live updates!! 
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Just about to go green for the Octoberfest 100 
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green flag at La Crosse 
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Nick Neville from the pole with the early lead Tim Sauter 2nd 
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Andrew Morrisey and Travis Sauter battling for 3rd 
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Tim Sauter takes the lead from BNeville, Neville 2nd, Travis SAuter 3rd, andrew Morissey 5th, Wimmer 6th 
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Wimmer takes the 5th spot from Kyle Calmes 
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Travis sauter all over Neville for the second spot 
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fast qualifier steve calrson up to 7th fro his 10th starting position 
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they’re 2 wide from 8th on back! 
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calrson up in to 6th 
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caution 
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Brian Reffnew, Jonathan Eilen and Nick Panitzke all in to the wall coming out of turn 2 
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all drivers are ok, but all have very damaged racecars 
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Here’s your current top ten.  Tim Sauter your leader, Nick Neville, Travis Sauter, Andrew Morissey, Chris Wimmer, Steve Carlson, Kyle calmes, Matt Koecurek, Steve Holhauzen, Dan Fredrickson 
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Nathan Haseleu, who trails Calrson by just 4 points for the championship is in 13th 
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Chris Weinkauf and Tim Schendel both make a trip through the pits under Yellow 
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Eilen pits after the wreck and is returning to the track 
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GREEN FLAG Tim sauter keeps the lead on the re-start 
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steve Calrson goes underneath calmes and takes the 5th spot 
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sauter now with a 3 car length lead over Neville
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Neville in a battle with Travis Sauter for second
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Travis Sauter looks inside Neville for second 
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Morrisey, Wimmer and Carlson all nose to tail behind them 
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and here comes Steve Holzhausen, he’s up to 6th and joines the line behind Carlson 
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Wimmer looks inside Morissey for third 
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and takes the spot but with Carlson in tow 
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Morissey slides all the way back to 7th 
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Travis sauter in to second, he’s chasing down his dad, who’s the leader 
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Travis catches Tim and battles for the lead 
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Travis looks to the insideout of turn two, Tim shuts the door 
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carlson inside wimmer for the third spot, and he gets it, he’s followed by Holzhausen.  Carlson third, Holzhausen 4th and wimmer 5th
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Travis gets to the inside of Tim again and this time takes the lead 
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caution flag 
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Donny Reuvers spins in turn 2
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Dan Fredrickson, the winner of this event the last two years, is up in to the 8th position
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Travis sauter your leader, Tim sauter second and Carlson 3rd 
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Jacob Goede also involved in the caution…Reuvers and Goede both sent to the rear 
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67 laps to go here in La Crosse 
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GREEN FLAG 
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Fredrickson takes the 7th position from Morissey 
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Travis Sauter jumps out to a 5 car length lead over his dad 
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carlson looks inside Neville for the third position 
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they almost make contact out of turn 4, carlson drops  back 
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Carlson looks inside again….Neville gives hi plenty of room, he can’t make it stick
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sauter now with a 15 car length lead, he is just pulling away from this field 
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Neville puts a few car lengths between himself and Carlson, but here comes Carlson again 
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Carlson inside again…in to turn 3…this time he clears…Carlson in to third…and now it’s Holzhausen’s turn…he passes Neville and is in to 4th 
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now Carlson has a mirror full of Holzhausen 
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Wimmer now looking to get in to the top five…he’s inside Neville
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Neville holds for now… 
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calrson now closing in on the second car of Tim Sauter with Holzhausen right behind him 
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anyone watching the points?  haseleu up in to 9th 
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Carlson and Holzhausen close in on Tim Sauter…Carlson looks inside
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Sauter holds, and now the battle is between Carlson and Holzhausen for the third spot 
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Fredrickson sliding back a few sports…he’s back to 9th…Haseleu up to 8th 
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39 laps to goTravis SAuter with a HUGE lead   
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Wimmer moves pact Neville in to 5thCarlson gets passed Tim Sauter but as he passes CAUTION FLAG 
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Jonathan Eilen in to the wall in turn 2 again, more damage this time.  VanGool also involved in this one 
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Travis sauter still leading, but now Tim Sauter on his bumper followed by Carlson, Holzhausen and Wimmer
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Morissey comes in the pits for osme work 
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Nick Murgic is the lucky dog   
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35 laps to go at La Crosse 
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Travis gets back out to a 6 car length lead over Tim 
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Haseleu on the bumper of Neville for the 6th spot 
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carlson looks to the outside of Tim for 2nd 
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and he makes the pass coming out of turn 2 
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Carlson now sets his sights on the leader Travis Sauter 
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Travis with a 20 car length lead 
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Holzhausen now closes in on Tim Sauter, he wants third 
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not what Travis Sauter wanted, Carlson now starting on his bumper, Tim Sauter, Holzhausen, Wimmer, and Haseleu right behind 
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GREEN FLAG 
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9Travis jumps back out to the lead 
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Haseleu looks inside Wimmer for the 5th spot 
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Holzhausen looks to the outside of Tim Sauter for second 
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Wimmer holds him off 
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Tim shuts the door 
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Carlson closing in on Travis Sauter, 3 car lengths back 
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Holzhausen to the outside again…. 
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this time he gets it done in turn 2 
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now Wimmer wants a piece of Tim Sauter 
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Haseleu now to the inside of Wimmer though 
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Wimmer holds again 
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Calrson now almost to the bumper of Travis Sauter 
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Carlson all over Travis sauter 
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sauter slams the door 
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Carlson still there 
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wow 
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Calrson looks inside…he’s up pn two wheels and on the side of Sauter 
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Carlson hangs on somehow…. 
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sauter now 5 car lengths again of Carlson 
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CAUTION FLAG
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Nevillle in to the wall in turn two 
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7 laps to go 
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Calrson had 2 wheels on Sauter and two on the ground!  now a re-start with 7 to go 
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GREEN FLAG
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Tim Sauter looks inside Holzhausen for third…can’t get it done 
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five to go 
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Calrson closing in on Travis SAuter again 
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white flag for Sauter 
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and Travis Sauter your winner, Carlson second, Tim Sauter with problems as he came to the checkers, Holzhausen 3rd, Wimmer 4th and haseleu 5th 
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not sure what happened to Tim Sauter, but he crossed the line way back from his previous third place position 
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Steve Calrson, with the run, wins the ASA Midwest Tour points Championship, Haseleu will finish second and Wimmer third. 

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