John Taylor Is Final PS Winner of 2014

John Taylor, Pro Stock  - Winner Great Lakes Nationals
John Tayl …
John Taylor staved off some tough competition as he won the Port City Racing Pro Stock event over Steve Hilliker, Nate Jones, Chaney Newland, Dick Reynolds, Rob Brillhart, Derek Crandall, Blake Hollenbeck, Dale Kaake, Jr., and Don Rohn. 

Jeramie Raby and Gary VanderMark took heat gold. 

Runions Closes Seasons With GLN Win

Taylor Runions, Flinn Stock  - Winner Great Lakes Nationals
Taylor Ru …
The Races On The Web Flinn Stock feature belonged to Taylor Runions as he continued to dominate the division. Shellbie Shank grabbed the second position and was followed by Sean Brooms, Austin Bean, Kevin Rohn, Jr., Cody Owen, Kyle Woodard, Gabe Gesselman, Keith Fike, and Allen Roszell. 

Bean and Brooms scored heat wins.

Prochazka Takes Last 2014 Street Stock Win

Kyle Prochaska, Street Stock  - Winner Great Lakes Nationals
Kyle Proc …
The Street Stock feature saw 30 cars start in a three wide, ten deep line up and when the checker fell, it was Kyle Prochazka topping the field. Rob Brillhart and   Jasen Wiley were close behind, followed by Mike VanderMark, Jr., Mike Chlebek, Jr., Josh Sternberg, Doug Helsel, Josh Loomis, Jay Chlebek, and Michael Vandecar. 

 

Chlebek claimed the B Main win with heats going to Wiley, Prochazka, Brillhart, and Kevin Rohn. 

Mike Seaman Hauls Pro Truck GLS Win Away

Mike Seaman, Pro Truck  - Winner Great Lakes Nationals
Mike Seam …
Mike Seaman has had a good year in the Engine Pro Pro Trucks and he capped it off by winning his first Great Lakes Nationals win over Chris Verhaar, Andrew Fidler, Curtis Rice, Ryan Paradise, George Wease, Carl Thayer, and Paul Grosnickle. 

 

Paradise captured the heat win. 

Olger Is GLN Late Model Champion

Zach Olger, Late Motel  - Winner Great Lakes Nationals
Zach Olge …
Zack Olger ran a tight line and went home $2000 richer for his efforts as he won the Kentucky Fried Chicken Late model event in a close race with Kevin Reeve and Josh Borton. Rob Taylor took fourth, followed by Derrick Hilliker, Amanda Wing, Jesse Playter, Ryan Kent, Doug Baird, and Kurt Mesman. 

Borton and Olger also took heat wins.

DeYoung Jr Takes GLN Win & Ward Claims IMCA Champions' Honors

John DeYoung Jr, IMCA Modifieds - Winner Great Lakes Nationals
John DeYo …
The Port City Racecar IMCA Modified event was the last points night of the season and in an exciting finish, John DeYoung, Jr. pocketed the $3000 winners purse as he narrowly won over Chad Wernette and Vern Buskirk. Kenny Playter claimed fourth and was followed by Jimmy Hale, Jr., Ken Zeigler, Milt Montgomery, Toby Steele, Sr., Mike Shanteau, Tim Sooy, and Brooke Ann Brasington. 

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Thank YOU! - Great Lakes Nationals In The Books!  

Mike Burkin took the win in the Michigan Tradional Sprints, Zack Olger had a great race to win the KFC Late Models, Taylor Runions completed the 2014 season with a win in the ROTW Flinn Stocks, Johnny Deyoung Jr won an exciting race as he took home the big money in the Port City Racecar IMCA Modified event while AJ Ward cinched the season championship, John Taylor scored the Port City Racing Pro Stocks, Mike Seaman took his second feature of the season in the Engine Pro Pro Trucks, and Kyle Prochazka went from crew member to driver for the GLN and took home the checkers in the final race of 2014.

This completes the 2014 season at Crystal Motor Speedway. Seasons come and seasons go and 2014 was one of the memorable ones. Promoter Ron Flinn would like to thank all the fans, drivers, crew members, and sponsors for making this season worthwhile. The next 'event' is the awards banquet, held on January 10th, 2015. Watch this website or call the office at 989.235.5200 for further information. More info and photos iside!


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Great Lakes Nationals

Chaney Newland had already secured the Port City Pro Stock title and after a 30 lap fight with Larry Kosloski and Ryan Kent, he ended his season with another feature win. Jacob Headley, Mike Husted, Blake Hollenbeck, Doug McKeown, Sr., Josh Loomis, Derrick Dennis, and Derek Poland finished out the top ten.

Feature Winner Pro Stocks - Chaney Newland, Sep 17, 2011
Kosloski and Mike Husted claimed heat wins.
 

 

 

GLN Points Standings (Top 20)

Pos Car No Driver (Points + Bonus) Total

  1. 54 Chaney Newland 483 105 588
  2. 45 Mike Husted 463 105 568
  3. 26 Barry Rinard 448 105 553
  4. 25 Jacob Headley 444 105 549
  5. B76 Vern Buskirk 452 95 547
  6. 21K Larry Kosloski 434 105 539
  7. 88 Todd Bush 410 105 515
  8. 65 Don Rohn 389 105 494
  9. 52K Ryan Kent 463 29 492
  10. 1* Gary Buskirk 420 70 490
  11. 3 Scott Bouck 365 90 455
  12. 94 Chad Raby 335 85 420
  13. 44H Blake Hollenbeck 339 80 419
  14. 17 Gordon Snyder 366 366
  15. 3H Rodney Heikkila 352 352
  16. 77H Bret Hollenbeck 330 20 350
  17. 80 Jeramie Raby 267 52 319
  18. 17D Derek Schestag 258 52 310
  19. 24 Reb Marble 303 303
  20. 33 Doug McKeown, Sr. 292 292
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Tonights Results

Heat 1

  1. Mike Husted (Ionia, MI)
  2. Derek Poland (Muskegon, MI)
  3. Chaney Newland (, MI)
  4. Ryan Kent (Greenville, Mi)
  5. Gordon Snyder (Sumner, MI)
  6. Randy Radabaugh (Owendale, MI)
  7. Jack Emmons, Jr. (Comstock, MI)
  8. Blake Hollenbeck (Sidney, MI)
  9. Vern Buskirk (Crystal, MI)
  10. Jeramie Raby (Riverdale, MI)
  11. Don Rohn (Sheridan, MI)

Heat 2

  1. Larry Kosloski (Grand Ledge, MI)
  2. Derrick Dennis (Gowen, MI)
  3. Doug McKeown, Sr. (Sidney, MI)
  4. Reb Marble (Ithaca, MI) 5.
  5. Jacob Headley (Belding, MI)
  6. Josh Loomis (Weidman, MI)
  7. Gary Buskirk (Stanton, MI)
  8. Bret Hollenbeck (Greenville, MI)
  9. Gerald Marsh (Belding, MI)
  10. Brody Bowser (Stanton, MI)



PS/T Great A

  1. Chaney Newland (, MI)
  2. Larry Kosloski (Grand Ledge, MI)
  3. Ryan Kent (Greenville, Mi)
  4. Jacob Headley (Belding, MI) 5.
  5. Mike Husted (Ionia, MI)
  6. Blake Hollenbeck (Sidney, MI)
  7. Doug McKeown, Sr. (Sidney, MI)
  8. Josh Loomis (Weidman, MI)
  9. Derrick Dennis (Gowen, MI)
  10. Derek Poland (Muskegon, MI)
  11. Reb Marble (Ithaca, MI)
  12. Gerald Marsh (Belding, MI)
  13. Randy Radabaugh (Owendale, MI)
  14. Gordon Snyder (Sumner, MI)
  15. Bret Hollenbeck (Greenville, MI)
  16. Jack Emmons, Jr. (Comstock, MI)
  17. Vern Buskirk (Crystal, MI)
  18. Gary Buskirk (Stanton, MI)
  19. Brody Bowser (Stanton, MI)
  20. Don Rohn (Sheridan, MI)
  21. Jeramie Raby (Riverdale, MI)