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Flag-to-Flag STARS Victory for Tyler Baran at Grundy County
Tyler Baran led the entire distance in the D'ARCY GMC STARS National Midget 30-lap event at Grundy County (IL) Speedway on Saturday, September 20 to earn his initial series victory of the season. Kyle O'Gara crossed the finish line in second with Jim Anderson completing the podium. Austin Prock and Kyle Hamilton completed the top-five finishers.  Full Story

 

 

STARS Season Hits the Final Stretch
After a two-week break, the drivers of the D’Arcy GMC STARS National Midgets are eyeing the final two-race stretch of the season at Grundy County Speedway beginning on Saturday night, September 20 with “70s and 80s Night.”

The season concludes with the 7th annual “Alex Pruett Memorial ‘Til the Wheels Fall Off’” presented by 3 Wide Life on Saturday night, September 27.  Full Story

 

 

Mel Kenyon Midget Series Adds October 5 Date at Indianapolis Speedrome
Officials of the Indianapolis Speedrome and the Mel Kenyon Midget Series have announced that the series will add a new date at the “Speedrome” on Sunday October 5. The race will be scheduled as a day race. Full Story

 

 

Hein Wins NSRA/WWS Title and Finale at Meridian
Going into the NSRA Western Winged Sprintcar Pepsi 75 the championship at Meridian (ID) Speedway on Saturday, September 13 it was still wide open.

Matt Hein held the top spot in his Independent Motor Rebuilders, Coast-Line West Insulation machine, but just seven markers behind the Roseburg, Oregon driver sat Middleton, Idaho’s Sierra Jackson. Also lurking around the top spot was Friday night’s winner Johnny Giesler, who trailed Hein by 29 points.  Full Story

 

 

Nichols Scores Last Lap Harvest Classic Win
Honda USAC Western Pavement Midget point leader Chad Nichols of Colma, Calif. passed Jerome Rodela on the final lap to win Saturday night’s 30-lap “Harvest Classic” feature at Madera Speedway. Rodela led the first 29 laps and finished second ahead of Nick Chivello, David Goodwill and Jarid Blondel. Full Story

 

 

Madera's Harvest Classic on Saturday
The "Harvest Classic" is on tap for the Honda USAC Western Midgets on Saturday, September 1 at Madera (CA) Speedway, a race co-sanctioned by BCRA. Defending Western series champion Ronnie Gardner sits atop the standings with a 32-point cushion over Trey Marcham while Chad Nichols is the leader in the Honda Western pavement Midgets. Full Story

 

 

Shane Butler Continues Hot Streak with Citrus County Victory
Shane Butler of Bushnell, Fla., scored his third victory in the last four events held at Citrus County (FL) Speedway in the Non-Wing Sprint Cars on Saturday, September 6.

Butler's victory adds to previous trips to the winner's circle at Citrus County in June and August. Finishing behind Butler included point's leader Herb Neumann Jr. with Garrett Green placing third. The remainder of the top five included Blake Rose and Dave Retzlaff.

 

 

Second Consecutive Victory for Wysong at Rocky Mountain
Jimmy Wysong earned his second consecutive victory at Rocky Mountain (UT) Raceway on Saturday, September 6.

The 25-lap feature began with Kyle Bergener grabbing the lead with Jimmy Waters and Wysong completing the top three. On lap 15, Wysong advanced from third to grab the lead with Ryan Burdett up to second spot. Full Story

 

 

Wing Sprints Return to Rocky Mountain
For the second consecutive week, Rocky Mountain (UT) Raceway will showcase Wing Sprints on the 3/8-mile oval. Only two events remain in the 2014 season.

After six events, Jimmy Waters leads Kyle Bergener by 49 markers in the season standings. Third is Monte Bergener with Mel Andrus and Nicholas Pepe filling out the top five.   Full Story

 

 

Round 7 for Citrus Non-Wing Sprints on Saturday
The Citrus County (FL) Speedway Non Wing Sprints will return to action on Saturday, September 6. This is round number 7 of the first year series.

Heading into Saturday, Herb Neumann Jr. holds a 17 point advantage over Dave Retzlaff in the point standings. The remainder of the top five includes Keith Butler, Ric Voisey and Shane Butler.  Full Story

 

 

Pierce Earns Thrilling Victory at Angola
Aaron Piece earned a thrilling victory at Angola (IN) Motorsport Speedway in round 13 for the Auto Value Bumper to Bumper Super Sprints on Sunday, August 31 in the Jerry Carmen Memorial.

Pierce competed the race-winning pass on Jimmy McCune with 14 laps remaining in the 50-lap event and then drove to his first series victory of the season.  Full Story




PHOTO OF THE WEEK
Action from the Rory Price Memorial at Evergreen (WA)
Speedway on August 2.
(WILDLIGHT PHOTGRAPHY)
 


SEPTEMBER POWER RANKINGS 
Troy DeCaire at Winchester (IN) Speedway during the King of
the Wing action in July.  (PHOTO BY R&S RACING PHOTOS
)
1 Jo Jo Helberg, Rohnert Park, CA
  Strong season continues with wins at Madera (CA)  and
  Dixie (MI) with AVBBSS. Has eight wins and 13 podiums.
   
2 Troy DeCaire, Tampa, FL
  Scored Two more wins at Illiana (IN) and Berlin (MI) with
  AVBBSS and MSRXSS. 10 podiums on the season.
   
3 Joey Aguilar, Tampa, FL
  Florida driver continued domination of USCS with Atlanta
  victory; He has eight feature wins this season.
   
4 Aaron Pierce, Daleville, IN
  The hottest driver in August, winning three times, twice
  at Anderson (IN) and most recently with AVBBSS at
  Angola (IN).
   
5 Matt Hein, Roseburg, OR
  Driver to beat on the West Coast right now; two wins in
  August including Rory Price Memorial at Evergreen over
  field of 24 cars.
   
6 Jimmy McCune, Toledo, OH
  Mr. Podium has finished in top 3 in nearly every start this
  year; finished second in MSRXSS final points.
   
7 Shane Butler, Bushnell, FL
  Racked up win number three at Citrus County (FL); Has
  potential to win TBARA and Citrus County titles.
   
8 Bryan Warf, Meridian, ID
  Leads the West Coast with six wins and six podiums;
  Earned victories in Idaho and Oregon.
   
9 Brian Gerster, Fishers, IN
  Repeated as MSRXSS Champion with six fast times and
  three wins in nine points events.
   
10 Steve Irwin, Fenton, MI
  Won his first Spartan (MI) championship with four wins
  in seven starts.
   
 
2014 FEATURE WINNERS
Aaron Pierce (26) swept the MSRXSS races at
Anderson (IN) Speedway in August.
(PHOTO BY DAVID SINK)
  DRIVER/HOMETOWN SERIES WINS
1 Jo Jo Helberg
Rohnert Park, CA
KOW/MSRXSS/AVBBSS/Madera (CA) 8
  Joey Aguilar
Tampa, FL
TBARA/USCS/Showtime (FL) 8
3 Bryan Warf
Meridian, ID
NSRA-WWS/Meridian (ID) 6
4 Aaron Pierce
Daleville, IN
MSRXSS/AVBBSS/Citrus 5
  Troy DeCaire
Tampa, FL
KOW/MSRXSS/AVBBSS 5
6 Steve Irwin
Fenton, MI
Spartan 4
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POINT STANDINGS 
       
After 9 of 9 Events   After 13 of 14 Events   After 6 of 8 Events   After 8 of 10 Events
P # DRIVER POINTS
1 50m Brian Gerster 756
2 88 Jimmy McCune 739
3 26x Aaron Pierce 715
4 22A Troy DeCaire 702
5 07L Ryan Litt 578
6 45 Ryan Gillenwater 532
7 07 Jacob Wilson 526
8 18 Jim Sheets 386
9 12 John Turnbull Jr. 325
10 26 Jeff Bloom 315
 
P # DRIVER POINTS
1 42 Jason Blonde 1,116
2 61 Kevin Feeney 1,060
3 60 Davey Hamilton Jr. 952
4 71H Jo Jo Helberg 905
5 81 Troy DeCaire 750
6 44 Teddy Alberts 747
7 11G Tom Geren 735
8 7 Joe Swanson 565
9 3A  Mike Astraukas 510
10 8 Chris Neuenschwander 444
 
P # DRIVER POINTS
1 18 Shane Butler 290
2 16 Ben Fritz 282
3 55 Tommy Nichols 243
4 23 Chris Gimmler 234
5 9 Matt Alfonso 229
6 85 Rex Hollinger 222
7 92 David Retzlaff 185
8 11 Joey Aguilar 165
9 88 Sport Allen 145
10 0 Dude Teate 138
 
P # DRIVER POINTS
1 98H Matt Hein 469
2 25 Sierra Jackson 457
3 23 Johnny Giesler 434
4 36 Ryan Burdett 351
5 12 Ron Larson 350
6 14 Matt Mansell 315
7 76 Andy Alberding 272
8 91 Bryan Warf 245
9 22 Richie Larson 238
10 98 Rick Brown 168
             
     
After 3 of 6 Events   After 3 of 4 Events    After 4 of 5 Events    After 3 of 4 Events
P # DRIVER POINTS
1 7H Jo Jo Helberg 190
2 22A Troy DeCaire 189
3 60 Davey Hamilton Jr. 156
4 42 Jason Blonde 140
5 60 Tim Skoglund 135
6 55 Shane Butler 132
7 40G Cody Gerhardt 127
8 38 Dave Baumgartner 125
9 1 Davey Hamilton 122
10 61 Kevin Feeney 119
 
P # DRIVER POINTS
1 10 Chris Neuenschwander 625
2 9 Jason Fuller 589
3 5 Kyle Hamilton 407
4 7 Caleb Armstrong 395
5 26 Aaron Pierce 386
6 4 Donnie Adams Jr. 377
7 18 Travis Welpott 375
8 39 Matt Goodnight 357
9 18 Jarett Andretti 338
10 0 Doug Dietsch 303
 
P # DRIVER POINTS
1 10m Morgan Turpen 622
2 10 Terry Gray 606
3 7 Johnny Bridges 605
4 21b Brandon McLain 575
5 100 Tom Paterson 572
6 36 Tim Perry 546
7 51 Jay Dunham 539
8 6 Bill Moore 530
9 67 Jack McLain 445
10 33 Joe Larkin 376
 
P # DRIVER POINTS
1 27 Kyle O'Gara 132
2 3 Kody Swanson 85
3 59 Bryan Nuckles 80
4 24 Tracy Hines 66
5 16 Grant Galloway 66
6 31 Derek Bischak 57
7 32 Nick Hamilton 52
8 38 Michael Fanelli 48
9 66 Bret Sanderson 45
10 41 Austin Prock 41
             
     
After 6 of 9 Events   After 7 of 7 Events   After 7 of 8 Events   After 6 of 8 Events
P # DRIVER POINTS
1 81 Herb Neumann Jr. 571
2 92 Dale Retzlaff 558
3 19 Keith Butler 548
4 69 Ric Voisey 541
5 19 Shane Butler 516
6 75 Russell Jones 477
7 4 Steven Bradely 446
8 63 Terry Taylor 435
9 56 Blake Rose 333
10 5 Mickey Kempgens 323
P # DRIVER POINTS
1 0 Steve Irwin 1,497
2 0 Doug Dietsch 1,431
3 44 Anthony McCune 1,286
4 12 John Turnbull Jr. 1,260
5 00 Joey Irwin 1,125
6 31 Don Hamilton 1,058
7 36 Chance Rice 1,006
8 56 Mark Irwin 935
9 6k Jay Rohrback 349
10 17 Jim Heeney 343
P   DRIVER POINTS
1 91 Bryan Warf 422
2 6 Justin Segura 315
3 28 Colton Nelson 313
4 7 Richard Miranda 162
5 25J Sierra Jackson 131
6 V23 Johnny Giesler 131
7 76 Andy Alberding 124
8 98H Matt Hein 114
9 36 Ryan Burdett 96
10 14 Matt Mansell 83
 
P   DRIVER POINTS
1 24 Jim Waters 499
2 43 Kyle Bergener 450
3 12 Monte Bengener 396
4 2 Mel Andrus 361
5 26 Nicholas Pepe 292
6 36 Ryan Burdett 248
7 24x Chuck Groat 172
8 65 TJ Thorne 104
9 36W Jimmy Wysong 83
10 24D Mike Daniels 56