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Zobrist & Harrison take home the Checkered Flags at Highland Speedway & Oberbeck Grain Co Rewarded the Hard Chargers!

HIGHLAND, IL (MAY 20, 2013) Awesome weather and lots of cars turned out at Highland Speedway on Saturday and the Hard Charger bonus money, provided by Oberbeck Grain Company, always makes for great night of racing. We have had great car counts so far this year and support from the drivers and teams, all of us at Highland Speedway would like to send out a huge thank you to all the teams, drivers, and workers that worked hard to help us get the entire program in on Saturday nights! We could not make it happen without all of your hard work, thank you! We had some great racing action with 113 cars that filled most of the fields and was enjoyed by all in attendance. There were 16 Pick 3 winners this week, so the jackpot starts over at $100 for this coming Saturday.

It was an awesome night with full field of 24 UMP Late Models racing at Highland Speedway. Daryn Klein took the checkered flag in the first heat of Late Models followed by Mike Schulte and Bobby Dauderman. Frankie Martin took the checkered flag in the second heat race race followed by John Beck and Kevin Cole. Roger Brickler took the checkered flag in the third heat race followed by Chad Zobrist and Rick Standridge. Rick Salters took the checkered flag in the Consi race followed by Chad Sellers and Richie Standridge. Frankie Martin won the dash followed by Chad Zobrist and John Beck. Chad Zobrist took home the checkered flag in the UMP Late Model Feature with Frankie Martin and Bobby Dauderman not far behind. Matt Taylor took home the Late Model Hard Charger bonus money by starting 20th and finishing 9th.  

The UMP Steve Schmitt Modifieds had a great night of racing with a field of 19 cars racing at Highland Speedway. Robbie Eilers took the checkered flag in the first heat of Modifieds followed by Aaron Kleine and Brad Venhaus. Mike Harrison took the checkered flag in the second heat race race followed by Justin Ketrow and Brian Bielong. Jacob Steinkoenig took the checkered flag in the third heat race followed by Chris Smith and Brett Korves. Mike Harrison won the dash followed by Robbie Eilers and Aaron Kleine. Mike Harrison also took home the checkered flag in the UMP Steve Schmitt Modified Feature with Aaron Kleine and Robbie Eilers not far behind. Tyler Deibert took home the Modified Hard Charger bonus money by starting 10th and finishing 6th.

The Miller Lite Crates had a great night of racing with a field of 17 cars racing at Highland Speedway for the makeup Double Down Crates. Mark Oller took the checkered flag in the first heat of Crates followed by Dick Taylor and Jason Suhre. Chad Zobrist took the checkered flag in the second heat race followed by Matt Santel and Bobby Martintoni. Chad Zobrist took home the checkered flag in the Miller Lite Crate Feature with Mark Oller and Bobby Dauderman not far behind. Bobby Dauderman took home the Crate Hard Charger bonus money by starting 16th and finishing 3rd.

The UMP B-Dry Solutions SportMods had a great night of racing with a full field of 25 cars racing at Highland Speedway. Steve Stevenson took the checkered flag in the first heat of SportMods followed by Chris Smith and Lance Deiters. Rob Lee took the checkered flag in the second heat race race followed by Jeremy Thoele and Steven Ellison. Billy Knebel Jr. took the checkered flag in the third heat race followed by TJ Eilers and Shaun Horstmann. Jake Hewitt took the checkered flag in the Consi race followed by Justin Durbin and Jeff Yates. Billy Knebel Jr. took home the checkered flag in the UMP B-Dry Solutions SportMods Feature followed by Jeremy Thoele and Steve Ellison. Jake Hewitt took home the SportMod Hard Charger bonus money by starting 15th and finished 6th.

The UMP Hamel Coop Street Stocks had a great night of racing with a full field of 22 cars racing at Highland Speedway. Cale Hartnagel took the checkered flag in the first heat of Street Stocks followed by Dale Bohnenstiehl and Ryan Emig. Steve Steele took the checkered flag in the second heat race race followed by Jacob Tompkins and Trevor Isaak. Wade Glover took the checkered flag in the third heat race followed by Tony Walker and Adam Koch. Cale Hartnagel took home the checkered flag in the UMP Hamel Coop Street Stock Feature with Wade Glover and Tony Walker not far behind. Jacob Rexing took home the Street Stock Hard Charger bonus money by starting 18th and finishing 8th.

The UMP Sammie’s KidzMods showed a great improvement in their second night of racing action for the season with a field of 6 cars. Zane Ulmer took the checkered flag in the KidzMods heat race followed by Tyler Kuhn and Cade Juenger. The UMP Sammie’s KidzMods feature ran during intermission and Zane Ulmer took the lead early and managed to keep it, Zane took home the checkered flag followed by Tyler Kuhn and Ryan Hamilton.  

Saturday, May 25th brings Miller Lite Military Night to Highland Speedway. Saturday night will be the second night of Double Down Crate racing action at Highland. Bring the family out for a fun night of racing action that features the UMP Late Models, UMP Steve Schmitt Modifieds, UMP Miller Lite Crates, UMP B-Dry Solutions SportMods, & UMP Hamel Coop Street Stocks. Pits Open at 3:00 pm, Grandstands Open at 5:30 pm, Pill Draw by 6:00 pm, Drivers Meeting at 6:00 pm, Hot Laps at 6:15 pm, Racing Starts at 7:00 pm. Box Seats are $15.00, General Grandstand Admission is $12.00, kids 10 and under are free with a paid adult admission. Pit Passes are $30.00 and pit passes for kids 10 and under are $15.00 (Kids in the pits must have parental supervision at all times.)

Don’t forget to try your chance at the Pick 3, try for your chance to win up to a $100 jackpot, brought to you by the Huddle House and Tribout Carnival Supplies.  

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Track Guidelines

Highland Speedway reserves the right to refuse admittance to anyone.

Drivers must be 14 years of age to race at the Highland Speedway. Drivers 14 and under must have permission from the track to race in the DIRTcar UMP Late Model, DIRTcar UMP Modified,  DIRTcar UMP SportMod division and DIRTcar UMP Street Stock division.

Minor drivers must have BOTH parents or legal guardians sign a minor release form for the driver to enter the race track. Minor drivers will sign the minor form each week during sign in at the pit shack. 

Each driver must enter their car to race every night. Every car that races must have a pit pass for the driver.