Sanction: Malvern Bank Series - $2,000
Information provided by: Series and track reports (last updated June 6, 4:43 am)
Pospisil wins $2,000 in SLMRS opener at I-80
- Tad Pospisil
- Kyle Berck
- Josh Krug
- Bill Leighton Jr.
- Ben Schaller
- John Anderson
- R.C. Whitwell
- Leon Zeitner
- Andrew Kosiski
- Matt Buller
- Corey Zeitner
- Brian Kosiski
- Robbie Andersen
- Randy Foote
- Bob Milander
- Troy Daly
- Brad Perdue
- Robbie Jorgensen
- Micah Brown
- Curt Drake
- Jason Wallace
- Mike Marushak
- Bill Koons
- Tracy Harr
Tad Pospisil captured a $2,000 SLMRS victory.
What won the race: Second-starting Tad Pospisil of Norfolk, Neb., bested series stalwart Kyle Berck of Marquette, Neb., and hard-charging Josh Krug of Omaha, Neb., for a $2,000 victory in the season-opening event for the Nebraska-based Super Late Model Racing Series.
Key notes: Pospisil, the reigning track champion at I-80, has three career series victories; both of his previous triumphs came in July 2013. ... Junction Motor Speedway was scheduled to open the SLMRS season last month but the race rained out. ... Malvern Trust & Savings Bank tabbed Friday's race among the tour's "Super Series" races, boosting the purse to $2,000-to-win. ... The tour returns to Greenwood on July 16, Sept. 19 and Oct. 10.
On the move: Krug rallied from 11th to round out the podium.
Winner's sponsors: The Jerry Pospisil-owned entry is sponsored by Cornhusker Auto, Ray’s Appliance, Signor Trucking, Texas Energy Mutual and Window World.
Points chase: Friday's race opened the SLMRS season.
Car count: 29
Polesitter: R.C. Whitwell
Heat race winners: Bill Leighton Jr., R.C. Whitwell, Ben Schaller, Kyle Berck
Consolation race winners: Robbie Andersen, Bob Milander
Next series race: June 6, Adams County Speedway (Corning, IA) $2,000
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.