Sanction: DiscountShopTowels.com Dirt Kings Tour - $1,500
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Anvelink clicks off third Dirt Kings win of '19
- Nick Anvelink
- Brett Swedberg
- Troy Springborn
- Ron Berna
- Justin Reed
- Joel Bennett
- Taylor Scheffler
- Joe Reuter
- Justin Ritchie
- Tim Buhler
- Mark Rose
- Derek Janke
- Kyle Raddant
- Chris Engels
- Ron Stroika
- Tom Naeyaert
- Lukas Postl
- Turk Letizia
- Joe Bongiorno
- Paul Parker
- Brad Mueller
- Zack Kessler
- Mitch McGrath
- Justin Schmidt
Nick Anvelink advanced six positions for his Outagamie victory.
What won the race: Winningest DiscountShopTowels.com Dirt Kings Tour driver Nick Anvelink of Navarino, Wis., scored his second victory of the season at Outagamie Speedway and third in six series starts overall. The seventh-starting Anvelink took the lead from Justin Reed on a restart with 10 laps remaining and earned $1,500, taking the checkers barely ahead of a charging Brett Swedberg as the frontrunners made contact on the 30th and final lap.
Key notes: Anvelink has 12 career Dirt Kings victories; only Mitch McGrath (four victories) has more than one. ... Brett Swedberg got his second runner-up finish of the season. ... Zack Kessler drew a caution with 10 laps remaining when he stopped in turn two. ... Brad Mueller was running fifth on the ensuing restart but he brushed the wall on the frontstretch to draw another yellow; he retired in 21st. ... Pole-starting Taylor Scheffler slipped back to finish seventh. ... The series is slated to return to Outagamie on Aug. 16 for another $1,500-to-win program.
On the move: Ron Berna of Shawano, Wis., started 216th and finished fourth.
Winner's sponsors: Anvelink's No. 15 is sponsored by Seubert Calf Ranches, Unique Health Care Products, Dan Nolan Livestock, Fastenal, DTR Concrete, Gehm's Club Bar & Grill, CureJM.org and Frank Wallace Flooring.
Points chase: Entering the event, Brett Swedberg of Shawano, Wis., (222 points) led Anvelink (212), Justin Ritchie (192), Ron Berna (180), Justin Reed (180) and Troy Springborn (180).
Current weather: Mostly Cloudy with Nearby Thunderstorms, 70°F
Car count: 24
Polesitter: Taylor Scheffler
Heat race winners: Justin Reed, Troy Springborn, Taylor Scheffler
Next series race: July 29, Plymouth Dirt Track (Plymouth, WI) $10,000
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.