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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June 18, 2011

Shane Spencer led a tightly bunched group in the first lap with JR Schmid, Kyle Prochazka, George Wease, Will Stanley and Tim Buskirk in one tight pack. Spencer held his lead despite being under a heavy attack by Schmid. They ran side by side for several laps before Schmid took a solo lead.

Feature Winner Street Stocks - J.R. Schmidt, June 18, 2011With to only three to go, Will Stanley spun to tighten the field once again but when the final green fell, Schmid pulled away again to win over Mike VanderMark, Kyle Prochazka, Buskirk and Wilkins.

Schmid and VanderMark nabbed heat wins.

Current Points (Top 20)

Pos Car No Driver Points

  1. 42 Mike Vandermark, Jr. 187
  2. 02 Will Stanley 181
  3. 31J J.R. Schmid 174
  4. 76 William Wilkins, Jr. 174
  5. 21W George Wease 169
  6. 13 Tim Buskirk 169
  7. 96P,06 Kyle Prochazka 169
  8. 99 Shane Spencer 153
  9. 21T Kyle Thomas 137
  10. 95 Matt Kammers 119
  11. 06 James Prochazka 113
  12. 99H Doug Helsel 107
  13. 12 Travis King (R) 94
  14. 6.7 Trevor Monk 89
  15. 15LJ Zach Hoyt 87
  16. 350 Terry Winstead 79
  17. III Larry Bulson III 78
  18. 310J Joe Eller 75
  19. 97 David Grega 72
  20. 59 Mike Chlebek 65

Tonights Results

A Feature

  1. J.R. Schmid (Sheridan, MI)
  2. Mike Vandermark, Jr. (Sand Lake, MI)3.
  3. Kyle Prochazka (St. Johns, MI)
  4. Tim Buskirk (Edmore, MI)
  5. William Wilkins, Jr. (Sheridan, MI)
  6. Shane Spencer (Alma, MI)
  7. George Wease (Carson City, MI)
  8. Will Stanley (Lake, MI)
  9. Joel Field (Sheridan, MI)
  10. Kyle Thomas (Clio, MI)
  11. Anthony Carlton (Clio, MI)
  12. Trevor Monk (Alma, MI)
  13. Matt Kammers
  14. Joe Eller (Sheridan, MI)
  15. Terry Winstead (Ionia, MI)


Heat 1

  1. J.R. Schmid (Sheridan, MI)
  2. Will Stanley (Lake, MI)3.
  3. Kyle Thomas (Clio, MI)
  4. Kyle Prochazka (St. Johns, MI)
  5. Anthony Carlton (Clio, MI)
  6. William Wilkins, Jr. (Sheridan, MI)
  7. Joe Eller (Sheridan, MI)
  8. Trevor Monk (Alma, MI)

Heat 2

  1. Mike Vandermark, Jr. (Sand Lake, MI)
  2. Tim Buskirk (Edmore, MI)
  3. Shane Spencer (Alma, MI)
  4. George Wease (Carson City, MI)
  5. Joel Field (Sheridan, MI)
  6. Matt Kammers
  7. Terry Winstead (Ionia, MI)