Fiesta City Speedway,
Sanction: Wollak Construction WISSOTA Challenge Series - $3,000
Information provided by: Series and track reports (last updated June 16, 8:33 am)
Kaanta nets $3,000 WCS win at Fiesta City
- John Kaanta
- Scott Ward
- Pat Doar
- Steve Laursen
- Jake Redetzke
- Jeff Wildung
- Marshall Fegers
- Rick Hanestad
- Cory Tammen
- Corey Nelson
- Jordan Tollakson
- Buddy Hanestad
- Ryan Engels
- Blake Swenson
- Shawn Kirwin
- Lance Matthees
What won the race: Fourth-starting John Kaanta of Elk Mound, Wis., won Friday's Wollak Construction WISSOTA Challenge Series event at Fiesta City Speedway. He earned $3,000 and his 30th career tour victory moved him atop the tour's all-time victories list.
Key notes: The victory was Kaanta's second WCS victory of the season; he previously won May 25 at I-94 Speedway in Fergus Falls, Minn. ... Kaanta's 30 series victories are one more than Pat Doar of New Richmond, Wis., who finished third. ... Kaanta also triumphed in series action at Fiesta City in 2003 and 2007. ... Polesitter Steve Laursen of Cumberland, Wis., finished fourth. ... A dozen drivers were running at the finish. ... The track hosted its lone series event.
On the move: Scott Ward of Watertown, S.D., started fifth and finished second.
Winner's sponsors: Kaanta's MB Customs Chassis is sponsored by Mars Race Cars, CMD Race Shocks, Joe Provo Race Wear, C&D Trucking, All Season Tire Pros, Brown Engineering, Brent Wachsmuth Excavating, Trucking & Concrete, Don's Sheet Metal, FYE Motorsports, GRP Motorsports and Rick's Auto Care Center.
Points chase: Before Fiesta City, Ricky Weiss (615) of Headingly, Manitoba, leads Don Shaw (606), Pat Doar (602), John Kaanta (570) and Marshall Fegers (555); Weiss was absent.
Car count: 16
Polesitter: Steve Laursen
Heat race winners: Scott Ward, Jake Redetzke, Pat Doar
Next series race: June 22, Brown County Speedway (Aberdeen, SD) $2,000
Editor's note: Corrects starting lineup.