- Norman County Raceway -
Thursday, May 15, 2008

Justin Olson of Thief River Falls won his second feature in as many weeks to claim the PureStock Special Thursday night. Olson raced up front with Ada's Andy "Spud" Wagner through the early laps before pulling away in the last four laps for his second feature win at NCR. Daniel Bolstad of Battle Lake also won his second feature in the 4-cylinders. Bolstad, driver of the #9 car also claimed his second heat victory of the season. Josh Abrahamson raced hard with Jay Lere and James Hanson before the Moorhead, Minnesota driver pulled away to win the Mod-Four feature. Abrahamson won his heat also. Dustin Strand of GrandForks held off all challengers in the Midwest Mod feature, after claiming a heat victory . In the feature, there were four yellow flag re-starts, each time, Strand kept his #71 in the lead for his first feature win this season at NCR. Brian Strand of Bemidji won his first feature this season in the Modifieds. A crowd of 579 and a car-count of 67 were at the NCR in week two. Amy Forsyth was the lucky winner of a "free ride" in the NCR Modified car for next weeks two-seat track ride.

Here's all the results from Thursday nights racing:

Norman County Raceway
Race Results for 5/15/2008

4 Cylinders - Feature
Finish Car No Driver Hometown
1 9 Daniel Bolstad Battle Lake, MN
2 75 James Cooper Mahnomen, MN
3 77 Spencer Kuehl Glyndon, MN
4 33 Allison Christian Fertile, MN
5 01 Chris Geray Mahnomen, MN
6 30-O Duane Opdahl Fertile, MN
7 C4 Patrick Lundon Waubun, MN
8 111 Daniel Brtek Winger, MN
9 13N Wayne Niemi Felton, MN
10 34C Michael Griffin Detroit Lakes, MN
11 2 Scott Beckman Mahnomen, MN
12 8 Nick Duncan Glyndon, MN
13 62X Tom Andring Detroit Lakes, MN
14 12 Darin Smith West Fargo, ND
15 60 Tyler Hall Fertile, MN
16 187 Eric Lundon Waubun, MN
17 13 Andy Fischer Glyndon, MN


4 Cylinders - Heat 1
Finish Car No Driver Hometown
1 01 Chris Geray Mahnomen, MN
2 60 Tyler Hall Fertile, MN
3 33 Allison Christian Fertile, MN
4 75 James Cooper Mahnomen, MN
5 8 Nick Duncan Glyndon, MN
6 111 Daniel Brtek Winger, MN
7 12 Darin Smith West Fargo, ND
8 13N Wayne Niemi Felton, MN
9 30-O Duane Opdahl Fertile, MN


4 Cylinders - Heat 2
Finish Car No Driver Hometown
1 9 Daniel Bolstad Battle Lake, MN
2 62X Tom Andring Detroit Lakes, MN
3 34C Michael Griffin Detroit Lakes, MN
4 77 Spencer Kuehl Glyndon, MN
5 C4 Patrick Lundon Waubun, MN
6 187 Eric Lundon Waubun, MN
7 2 Scott Beckman Mahnomen, MN
8 13 Andy Fischer Glyndon, MN


Midwest Mods - Feature
Finish Car No Driver Hometown
1 71 Dustin Strand Grand Forks, ND
2 21X Travis Saurer Elizabeth, MN
3 8S Danny Strem Fertile, MN
4 77J Charles Jensen Glyndon, MN
5 87A Kylie Abrahamson Merrifield, MN
6 55 Bryan Dyrdahl Bagley, MN
7 33 Jeff Nelson Perham, MN
8 07 Steve Halberg Mahnomen, MN
9 Z17 Zachary Naastad Hatton, ND
10 99 Cale Arneson Fargo, ND
11 10 Austin Arneson Fargo, ND
12 2G Brock Gronwold Fergus Falls, MN
13 E85 Jason Strand Portland, ND
14 33C Christopher Christian Fertile, MN
15 7 Bryce Borgen Perley, MN


Midwest Mods - Heat 1
Finish Car No Driver Hometown
1 2G Brock Gronwold Fergus Falls, MN
2 8S Danny Strem Fertile, MN
3 21X Travis Saurer Elizabeth, MN
4 77J Charles Jensen Glyndon, MN
5 10 Austin Arneson Fargo, ND
6 87A Kylie Abrahamson Merrifield, MN
7 99 Cale Arneson Fargo, ND
8 07 Steve Halberg Mahnomen, MN


Midwest Mods - Heat 2
Finish Car No Driver Hometown
1 71 Dustin Strand Grand Forks, ND
2 55 Bryan Dyrdahl Bagley, MN
3 E85 Jason Strand Portland, ND
4 Z17 Zachary Naastad Hatton, ND
5 33 Jeff Nelson Perham, MN
6 33C Christopher Christian Fertile, MN
7 7 Bryce Borgen Perley, MN


Mod Four - Feature
Finish Car No Driver Hometown
1 16 Josh Abrahamson Moorhead, MN
2 28 Jay Lere Moorhead, MN
3 8 James Hanson Dilworth, MN
4 15 Cory Ohnstad Harwood, ND
5 40 Corry VanMil Lake Park, MN
6 60 Tyler Hall Fertile, MN
7 48N Larry Niemi Mahnomen, MN
8 3X John Hintz Ada, MN
9 01 Kodey Hegreberg Halstad, MN


Mod Four - Heat
Finish Car No Driver Hometown
1 16 Josh Abrahamson Moorhead, MN
2 8 James Hanson Dilworth, MN
3 15 Cory Ohnstad Harwood, ND
4 28 Jay Lere Moorhead, MN
5 40 Corry VanMil Lake Park, MN
6 48N Larry Niemi Mahnomen, MN
7 60 Tyler Hall Fertile, MN
8 3X John Hintz Ada, MN
9 01 Kodey Hegreberg Halstad, MN


Modifieds - Feature
Finish Car No Driver Hometown
1 71 Brian Strand Bemidji, MN
2 Z28 Mark Trautner Mahnomen, MN
3 96A Alex Engelstad Beltrami, MN
4 1 Chad Ohnstad Harwood, ND
5 2J Blake Jegtvig Hawley, MN
6 9H Robert Hellubust Kenmare, ND
7 99G Jason Grimes Jamestown, ND
8 6B Blake Borgen Perley, MN
9 16B Jake Bitker Halstad, MN
10 15 Corky Thomas Fargo, ND
11 21M Dev Malmlov Moorhead, MN
12 11 Steven Pfeifer West Fargo, ND
13 5R David Riopelle Argyle, MN
14 1X Cody Erickson Ulen, MN
15 17 Michael Greseth Harwood, ND


Modifieds - Heat 1
Finish Car No Driver Hometown
1 71 Brian Strand Bemidji, MN
2 1 Chad Ohnstad Harwood, ND
3 99G Jason Grimes Jamestown, ND
4 21M Dev Malmlov Moorhead, MN
5 16B Jake Bitker Halstad, MN
6 5R David Riopelle Argyle, MN
7 6B Blake Borgen Perley, MN


Modifieds - Heat 2
Finish Car No Driver Hometown
1 2J Blake Jegtvig Hawley, MN
2 17 Michael Greseth Harwood, ND
3 96A Alex Engelstad Beltrami, MN
4 Z28 Mark Trautner Mahnomen, MN
5 9H Robert Hellubust Kenmare, ND
6 1X Cody Erickson Ulen, MN
7 11 Steven Pfeifer West Fargo, ND
8 15 Corky Thomas Fargo, ND


Pure Stocks - Feature
Finish Car No Driver Hometown
1 169 Justin Olson Thief River Falls, MN
2 31X Tim Shiek Fargo, ND
3 13 William Beckman Mahnomen, MN
4 26 Kenneth Crane Mahnomen, MN
5 28 Dean Lundon Mahnomen, MN
6 3X Andy Wagner Ada, MN
7 6 Jerome Doll Fosston, MN
8 23 Daniel Beckman Mahnomen, MN
9 12 Scott Beckman Mahnomen, MN
10 1 Andy Fischer Glyndon, MN
11 12X Aaron Kappes Ada, MN
12 21 Marcus Lundon Mahnomen, MN


Pure Stocks - Heat 1
Finish Car No Driver Hometown
1 6 Jerome Doll Fosston, MN
2 28 Dean Lundon Mahnomen, MN
3 3X Andy Wagner Ada, MN
4 12 Scott Beckman Mahnomen, MN
5 23 Daniel Beckman Mahnomen, MN
6 12X Aaron Kappes Ada, MN


Pure Stocks - Heat 2
Finish Car No Driver Hometown
1 31X Tim Shiek Fargo, ND
2 169 Justin Olson Thief River Falls, MN
3 26 Kenneth Crane Mahnomen, MN
4 13 William Beckman Mahnomen, MN
5 1 Andy Fischer Glyndon, MN
6 21 Marcus Lundon Mahnomen, MN

Racing is scheduled next Thursday at the Norman County Raceway. Hot laps start at 6:30 and racing at 7pm. Each Friday morning you can listen to track announcer Jim "Birk" Birkemeyer host the NCR FASTTRACK REPORT on KRJB 106.5fm at 11am. Race results, driver interviews and other NCR information are featured during the weekly program. You can also listen for the TRACKSIDE REPORT every Thursday night between 6pm-7pm with Sean Bjerk on KRJB 106.5fm.
We'll see you next week at the Norman County Raceway in Ada, Minnesota "where the big boys come to play".
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