GRAND FORKS, ND – June 15, 2018 – North Dakota’s own Donny Schatz continued his dominance at River Cities Speedway, passing race long leader Kerry Madsen on Lap 25 to win his 11th World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series Feature of 2018. It was Schatz’s sixth win in his last seven starts at the bullring. Brad Sweet came forward to finish second with Madsen settling for third. 

Feature (40 Laps): 1. 15-Donny Schatz [2][$10,000]; 2. 49-Brad Sweet [5][$5,500]; 3. 2M-Kerry Madsen [1][$3,200]; 4. 2-Shane Stewart [11][$2,800]; 5. 9-Daryn Pittman [9][$2,500]; 6. 41S-Dominic Scelzi [21][$2,300]; 7. 18-Ian Madsen [16][$2,200]; 8. 19-Brent Marks [13][$2,100]; 9. 13JT-Mark Dobmeier [25][$1,250]; 10. 5-David Gravel [10][$2,000]; 11. 83-Cory Eliason [4][$1,500]; 12. 11K-Kraig Kinser [14][$1,200]; 13. 1A-Jacob Allen [6][$1,100]; 14. W20-Greg Wilson [24][$1,050]; 15. 21K-Thomas Kennedy [8][$1,000]; 16. 1S-Logan Schuchart [17][$900]; 17. 19L-R.J. Johnson [22][$800]; 18. 17A-Austin McCarl [3][$800]; 19. 8H-Jade Hastings [18][$800]; 20. 7S-Jason Sides [20][$800]; 21. 27-Chris Ranten [23][$800]; 22. 41-Jason Johnson [15][$800]; 23. 17-Sheldon Haudenschild [7][$800]; 24. 9N-Wade Nygaard [26][$]; 25. 97G-Hunter Schuerenberg [19][$800]; 26. 2A-Austin Pierce [12][$800]

Qualifying: 1. 21K-Thomas Kennedy, 10.367; 2. 17A-Austin McCarl, 10.434; 3. 2M-Kerry Madsen, 10.444; 4. 1A-Jacob Allen, 10.482; 5. 15-Donny Schatz, 10.502; 6. 49-Brad Sweet, 10.509; 7. 27-Chris Ranten, 10.519; 8. 17-Sheldon Haudenschild, 10.537; 9. 9-Daryn Pittman, 10.544; 10. 5-David Gravel, 10.567; 11. 83-Cory Eliason, 10.58; 12. 19L-R.J. Johnson, 10.639; 13. 19-Brent Marks, 10.669; 14. 8H-Jade Hastings, 10.671; 15. 2-Shane Stewart, 10.724; 16. 18-Ian Madsen, 10.75; 17. 1S-Logan Schuchart, 10.755; 18. 41S-Dominic Scelzi, 10.779; 19. 41-Jason Johnson, 10.799; 20. W20-Greg Wilson, 10.799; 21. 6N-Greg Nikitenko, 10.804; 22. 11K-Kraig Kinser, 10.807; 23. 97G-Hunter Schuerenberg, 10.81; 24. 2A-Austin Pierce, 10.835; 25. 10TRB-Bob Martin, 10.896; 26. 13JT-Mark Dobmeier, 10.897; 27. 20A-Jordan Adams, 10.976; 28. 26-Blake Egeland, 10.998; 29. 13-Clyde Knipp, 11.098; 30. 9N-Wade Nygaard, 11.103; 31. 55-Nick Ranten, 11.226; 32. 7S-Jason Sides, 11.339; 33. 8-Jack Croaker, 11.429; 34. 1AJ-Trevor Mell, 11.578; 35. 14-Tom Egeland, NT

Heat #1 (10 Laps) - Top 5 Transfer: 1. 21K-Thomas Kennedy [1]; 2. 15-Donny Schatz [2]; 3. 9-Daryn Pittman [3]; 4. 19-Brent Marks [4]; 5. 1S-Logan Schuchart [5]; 6. 6N-Greg Nikitenko [6]; 7. 10TRB-Bob Martin [7]; 8. 13-Clyde Knipp [8]; 9. 8-Jack Croaker [9]

Heat #2 (10 Laps) - Top 5 Transfer: 1. 17A-Austin McCarl [1]; 2. 49-Brad Sweet [2]; 3. 5-David Gravel [3]; 4. 11K-Kraig Kinser [6]; 5. 8H-Jade Hastings [4]; 6. 41S-Dominic Scelzi [5]; 7. 9N-Wade Nygaard [8]; 8. 13JT-Mark Dobmeier [7]; 9. 1AJ-Trevor Mell [9]

Heat #3 (10 Laps) - Top 5 Transfer: 1. 2M-Kerry Madsen [1]; 2. 83-Cory Eliason [3]; 3. 2-Shane Stewart [4]; 4. 41-Jason Johnson [5]; 5. 97G-Hunter Schuerenberg [6]; 6. 27-Chris Ranten [2]; 7. 20A-Jordan Adams [7]; 8. 55-Nick Ranten [8]; 9. 14-Tom Egeland [9]

Heat #4 (10 Laps) - Top 5 Transfer: 1. 1A-Jacob Allen [1]; 2. 17-Sheldon Haudenschild [2]; 3. 2A-Austin Pierce [6]; 4. 18-Ian Madsen [4]; 5. 7S-Jason Sides [8]; 6. W20-Greg Wilson [5]; 7. 19L-R.J. Johnson [3]; 8. 26-Blake Egeland [7]

Sears Craftsman Dash (8 Laps): 1. 2M-Kerry Madsen [1]; 2. 15-Donny Schatz [3]; 3. 17A-Austin McCarl [2]; 4. 83-Cory Eliason [7]; 5. 49-Brad Sweet [6]; 6. 1A-Jacob Allen [4]; 7. 17-Sheldon Haudenschild [8]; 8. 21K-Thomas Kennedy [5]

Last Chance Showdown (12 Laps) - Top 4 Transfer: 1. 41S-Dominic Scelzi [3][-]; 2. 19L-R.J. Johnson [2][-]; 3. 27-Chris Ranten [1][-]; 4. W20-Greg Wilson [4][-]; 5. 13JT-Mark Dobmeier [7][$300]; 6. 10TRB-Bob Martin [6][$250]; 7. 20A-Jordan Adams [8][$225]; 8. 6N-Greg Nikitenko [5][$200]; 9. 13-Clyde Knipp [10][$200]; 10. 8-Jack Croaker [13][$200]; 11. 26-Blake Egeland [9][$200]; 12. 9N-Wade Nygaard [11][$200]; 13. 55-Nick Ranten [12][$200]; 14. 1AJ-Trevor Mell [14][$200]; 15. 14-Tom Egeland [15][$200]; Lap Leaders: Kerry Madsen 1-24, Donny Schatz 25-40; KSE Hard Charger Award: 13JT-Mark Dobmeier[+16]



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