FARMER CITY, IL— April 2, 2017— Brian Shirley must have blown out the candles on his birthday cake this morning and wished for a win because tonight at Farmer City Raceway he claimed his first World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series victory of the season at the Illini 100.

World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series Statistical Report; Farmer City Raceway April 2, 2017

Feature: 1. 3s- Brian Shirley[5]; 2. 21- Billy Moyer[1]; 3. 32P- Bobby Pierce[2]; 4. 44- Chris Madden[8]; 5. 18b- Shannon Babb[4]; 6. 21j- Billy Moyer Jr[3]; 7. 25- Shane Clanton[9]; 8. 91- Tyler Erb[16]; 9. 1- Brandon Sheppard[17]; 10. 18- Eric Wells[10]; 11. C9- Steve Casebolt[12]; 12. 9- Devin Moran[7]; 13. 25F- Jason Feger[6]; 14. 42- Mckay Wenger[11]; 15. 11- Gordy Gundaker[22]; 16. 7- Rick Eckert[19]; 17. 18c- Chase Junghans[14]; 18. 99jr- Frank Heckenast Jr[21]; 19. 14m- Morgan Bagley[23]; 20. 4G- Bob Gardner[18]; 21. 2c- Joey Coulter[24]; 22. B12- Kevin Weaver[13]; 23. 7R- Kent Robinson[20]; 24. 1*- Chub Frank[15]

Last Chance Showdown 1: 1. 1- Brandon Sheppard[2]; 2. 7- Rick Eckert[1]; 3. 99jr- Frank Heckenast Jr[6]; 4. 32-Chris Simpson[4]; 5. 24- Ryan Unzicker[7]; 6. 14m- Morgan Bagley[10]; 7. 93- Donald Bradsher[3]; 8. 15- Matt Shannon[9]; 9. 2c- Joey Coulter[5]; 10. 1M- Eric Midkiff[8];

Last Chance Showdown 2:  1. 4G- Bob Gardner[4]; 2. 7R- Kent Robinson[9]; 3. 11- Gordy Gundaker[1]; 4. 4-Ds- Chad Hollenbeck[3]; 5. 77m- Jay Morris[5]; 6. 6P- Jose Parga[7]; 7. B1- Brent Larson[2]; 8. 15H- Jon Henry[6]; DNS. 29- Spencer Diercks[8]

Heat 1: 1. 3s- Brian Shirley[1]; 2. 9- Devin Moran[2]; 3. 25- Shane Clanton[5]; 4. B12- Kevin Weaver[7]; 5. 7- Rick Eckert[6]; 6. 93- Donald Bradsher[4]; 7. 2c- Joey Coulter[3]; 8. 24- Ryan Unzicker[8]; 9. 15- Matt Shannon[9]

Heat 2: 1. 44- Chris Madden[1]; 2. 25F- Jason Feger[2]; 3. 18- Eric Wells[4]; 4. 18c- Chase Junghans[3]; 5. 1- Brandon Sheppard[5]; 6. 32- Chris Simpson[6]; 7. 99jr- Frank Heckenast Jr[8]; 8. 1M- Eric Midkiff[9]; 9. 14m- Morgan Bagley[7]

Heat 3: 1. 21- Billy Moyer[1]; 2. 18b- Shannon Babb[2]; 3. 42- Mckay Wenger[3]; 4. 1*- Chub Frank[7]; 5. 11- Gordy Gundaker[5]; 6. 4-Ds- Chad Hollenbeck[4]; 7. 77m- Jay Morris[9]; 8. 6P- Jose Parga[8]; 9. 7R- Kent Robinson[6]

Heat 4: 1. 21j- Billy Moyer Jr[1]; 2. 32P- Bobby Pierce[3]; 3. C9- Steve Casebolt[2]; 4. 91- Tyler Erb[5]; 5. B1- Brent Larson[6]; 6. 4G- Bob Gardner[6]; 7. 15H- Jon Henry[7]; DNS. 29- Spencer Diercks[8]

Qualifying Group A: 1. 3s- Brian Shirley, 12.263; 2. 44- Chris Madden, 12.489; 3. 9- Devin Moran, 12.494; 4. 25F- Jason Feger, 12.56; 5. 2c- Joey Coulter, 12.561; 6. 18c- Chase Junghans, 12.59; 7. 93-  Donald Bradsher, 12.626; 8. 18- Eric Wells, 12.634; 9. 25- Shane Clanton, 12.644; 10. 1- Brandon Sheppard, 12.656; 11. 7- Rick Eckert, 12.734; 12. 32- Chris Simpson, 12.753; 13. B12- Kevin Weaver, 12.843; 14. 14m- Morgan Bagley, 12.887; 15. 24- Ryan Unzicker, 12.91; 16. 99jr- Frank Heckenast Jr, 12.953; 17. 15- Matt Shannon, 13.74; 18. 1M- Eric Midkiff, 14.365 

Qualifying Group B: 1. 21- Billy Moyer, 12.681; 2. 21j- Billy Moyer Jr, 12.729; 3. 18b- Shannon Babb, 12.747; 4. C9- Steve Casebolt, 12.822; 5. 42- Mckay Wenger, 12.916; 6. 32P- Bobby Pierce, 12.969; 7. 4-Ds- Chad Hollenbeck, 13.014; 8. 4G- Bob Gardner, 13.027; 9. 11- Gordy Gundaker, 13.112; 10. 91- Tyler Erb, 13.196; 11. 7R- Kent Robinson, 13.224; 12. B1- Brent Larson, 13.276; 13. 1*- Chub Frank, 13.341; 14. 15H- Jon Henry, 13.368; 15. 6P- Jose Parga, 13.589; 16. 29- Spencer Diercks, 13.757; DNS. 77m- Jay Morris

CONTINGENCY WINNERS: Craftsman/Sears ($200 Cash): Brian Shirley, Chris Madden, Billy Moyer Jr., Shane Clanton, Tyler Erb; Craftsman/Sears ($100 Cash): Billy Moyer; Comp Cams ($50 product certificate): Bobby Pierce; MSD Ignition ($50 Cash): Billy Moyer; Quarter Master ($100 Product Certificate):Brian Shirley ; Wrisco (Three Sheets of aluminum): Shane Clanton;  Penske Racing Shocks ($50 Product Certificate): Eric Wells; JE Pistons ($50 Cash):Brandon Sheppard; VP Racing Fuels ($50 Cash): Steve Casebolt; Edelbrock ($50 Cash):Brandon Sheppard.; Comp Cams ($50 Cash): Eric Wells.;Cometic ($50 Cash): Rick Eckert; JRI Shocks ($50 Cash): Joey Coulter ;Superflow Dyno’s ($50 Cash): Rick Eckert; Quartermaster ($25 Product Certificate): Joey Coulter; JE Pistons (One set of piston rings): Rick Eckert; Quartermaster ($50 Product Certificate): Joey Coulter; Arizona Sport Shirts ($100 Product Certificate):Joey Coulter;JE Pistons (One set of piston rings): Joey Coulter; MSD Ignition ($25 Cash): Chub FrankQA-1 ($50 Cash): Shane Clanton; Rookie Bonus: Devin Moran; Bonus Bucks: Bobby Pierce

SEASON WINNERS
Rick Eckert– 1 (Screven Motorsports Complex on Feb. 17) 
Chris Madden– 1 (Screven Motorsports Complex on Feb. 18)
Shane Clanton- 1 (Volusia Speedway Park on Feb. 24)
Don O’Neal- 1 (Volusia Speedway Park on Feb. 25)
Brandon Sheppard- 2 (Whynot Motorsports Park on March 24, Farmer City Raceway on April 1 )

Timothy Culp- 1 (LoneStar Speedway on March 26)

Brian Shirley-1 (Farmer City Raceway on April 2)

Unofficial World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series Championship Standing

Pos. Car # Driver Points Trail By
1 1 Brandon Sheppard 1056 0
2 44 Chris Madden 1002 54
3 91 Tyler Erb 994 62
4 3S Brian Shirley 992 64
5 7 Rick Eckert 974 82
  18 Eric Wells 974 82
7 9 Devin Moran 964 92
8 99JR Frank Heckenast Jr. 954 102
9 21JR Billy Moyer Jr. 952 104
10 25 Shane Clanton 938 118
11 1* Chub Frank 928 128
12 14M Morgan Bagley 884 172
13 2C Joey Coulter 856 200
14 18C Chase Junghans 826 230
15 93 Donald Bradsher 768 288
16 4-D's Chad Hollenbeck 572 484
17 21 Billy Moyer  538 518
18 B1 Brent Larson 516 540
19 116 Brandon Overton  448 608
20 C9 Steve Casebolt 444 612
21 21 Ivedent Lloyd Jr. 374 682
22 2F Dennis Franklin 340 716
23 17M Dale McDowell 320 736
24 16T Tyler Bruening 310 746
25 0F Coleby Frye 300 756

 

8/26/17 Merritt Speedway Event Info
8/27/17 Merritt Speedway Event Info
9/2/17 Lernerville Speedway Event Info
9/3/17 Selinsgrove Speedway Event Info