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 Close 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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Announcements and More

Thank YOU for a GREAT '14 Season! - New Rules are Posted!  

You can find new Pro Stock and Street Stock rules in PDF form at the links. We will have them spelled out for those not owning or using a computer shortly under the normal rules links. You can find the text version of the new rules here. Each division now has the latest updates available. Click on the "TRACK DATA" tab and select your division. 

For those of you who have Apple products that have had issues watching our live and recorded broadcasts, try downloading the Puffin browser on your I-pad, I-pod, Mac or what ever and see if it helps you. They have a free version which I understand from those who have tested it for me has a bandwidth limit of about half a race. I think the full version is $4 for whatever you need but they also tell me the new browser was quite fast and after you learned its interface, they liked it better than the standard OS browser. After you download it, reboot and then go to the ROTW site and see if the video flows for you. Check out this new browser at puffin.com

Thank you for a great 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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For those that intend to have minors entering the pits, here is the minor release form to have pre-filled out. PLEASE NOTE! "Legal" people say you need to do one of two things. Fill it out and have it notarized or fill it out but don't sign it until you are at the track so track officials can countersign it. Other forms will be posted here shortly.

 

April 30, 2011

The 2011 racing season at Crystal Motor Speedway started out right where 2010 left off with Cheney Newland victorious in the Pro Stock event. While nobody had anything for the defending Port City Pro Stock champion, the racing action was fast and furiuos behind him. A mid race incident really shuffled the deck as the 44 machine of Blake Hollenbeck went up in one of the biggest clouds of smoke seen at CMS in a long time which brought out a caution. With so much smoke in the air, drivers had to take evasive action but Don Rohn ended up in the trees off of turn one. The man on the move was Vern Buskirk as he came from the very back of the pack to finish second after a furious battle with the 26 of Barry Rinard who would eventually settle for third in a very beat up race car.

Heat races went to Cheney Newland and Jeremie Raby.

Pro Stock Feature Winner - Chaney Newland, April 30, 2011Current Points Standings (Top 20)

Pos Car No Driver Points

  1. 54 Chaney Newland 40
  2. B76 Vern Buskirk 39
  3. 26 Barry Rinard 38
  4. 45 Mike Husted 37
  5. 25 Jacob Headley 36
  6. 1* Gary Buskirk 35
  7. 17 Gordon Snyder 34
  8. 4 Guy Hommerding 33
  9. 88 Todd Bush 32
  10. 3 Scott Bouck 31
  11. 77H Bret Hollenbeck 30
  12. 52K Ryan Kent 29
  13. 17M Robert McDonald, Sr. 28
  14. 65 Don Rohn 27
  15. 66L Terry LaClear 26
  16. 44H Blake Hollenbeck 25
  17. 3H Rodney Heikkila 24
  18. 33 Doug McKeown, Sr. 23
  19. 65X Kevin Rohn 22
  20. 80 Jeramie Raby 21

Tonights Results

A Feature

  1. Chaney Newland (, MI) 
  2. Vern Buskirk (Crystal, MI) 
  3. Barry Rinard (Brant, MI) 
  4. Mike Husted (Ionia, MI) 
  5. Jacob Headley (Belding, MI) 
  6. Gary Buskirk (Stanton, MI) 
  7. Gordon Snyder (Sumner, MI) 
  8. Guy Hommerding (Jackson, MI) 
  9. Todd Bush (Hudsonville, MI) 
  10. Scott Bouck (Coral, MI) 
  11. Bret Hollenbeck (Greenville, MI) 
  12. Ryan Kent (Greenville, Mi) 
  13. Robert McDonald, Sr. (Newaygo, MI) 
  14. Don Rohn (Sheridan, MI) 
  15. Terry LaClear (Edmore, MI) 
  16. Blake Hollenbeck (Sidney, MI) 
  17. Rodney Heikkila (Vestaburg, MI) 
  18. Doug McKeown, Sr. (Sidney, MI) 
  19. Kevin Rohn (Stanton, MI) 
  20. Jeramie Raby (Riverdale, MI) 
  21. Bobby Lynn (Sheridan, MI) 
  22. Reb Marble (Ithaca, MI) 
  23. Derek Schestag (Ashley, MI)


Heat 1

  1. Chaney Newland (, MI)
  2. Ryan Kent (Greenville, Mi) 
  3. Todd Bush (Hudsonville, MI) 
  4. Guy Hommerding (Jackson, MI) 
  5. Derek Schestag (Ashley, MI) 
  6. Jacob Headley (Belding, MI) 
  7. Gary Buskirk (Stanton, MI) 
  8. Bret Hollenbeck (Greenville, MI) 
  9. Gordon Snyder (Sumner, MI) 
  10. Reb Marble (Ithaca, MI) 
  11. Blake Hollenbeck (Sidney, MI) 
  12. Don Rohn (Sheridan, MI)



Heat 2

  1. Jeramie Raby (Riverdale, MI) 
  2. Barry Rinard (Brant, MI) 
  3. Vern Buskirk (Crystal, MI) 
  4. Mike Husted (Ionia, MI) 
  5. Robert McDonald, Sr. (Newaygo, MI) 
  6. Bobby Lynn (Sheridan, MI) 
  7. Terry LaClear (Edmore, MI 
  8. Scott Bouck (Coral, MI 
  9. Kevin Rohn (Stanton, MI) 
  10. Rodney Heikkila (Vestaburg, MI) 
  11. Doug McKeown, Sr. (Sidney, MI)