Greenbush Race Park,
Sanction: Northern LateModel Racing Association - $1,250
Information provided by: Series and track reports (last updated June 13, 12:54 pm)
Greseth collects third NLRA win at Greenbush
- Mike Greseth
- Dustin Strand
- Brad Seng
- Shane Edginton
- Brody Troftgruben
- Mike Balcaen
- Cole Schill
- Jesse Teunis
- Rusty Kollman
- John Seng
- Ryan Corbett
- Brandon Corbett
- Jeff Hapala
- Blake Higginbotham
- Dan McNamee
- Terry Nelson
- Casey Stremick
- Greg Friestad
- Nathan Higginbotham
Lisa Rehn/Lisa Jean Designs
Mike Greseth has a crowd in victory lane at Greenbush.
What won the race: Pole-starting Mike Greseth of Harwood, N.D., took the lead on the second lap and never looked back, pacing the final 24 circuits and winning Saturday's $1,250 Northern LateModel Racing Association feature at Greenbush Race Park. Greseth earned his first victory of the season and the 12th of his career in NLRA competition, three of which coming at Greenbush.
Key notes: Two-time defending series champion, Mike Greseth extends his points lead and makes it five different winners in five tour races to start the season. ... Dustin Strand traded second place with Brad Seng multiple times in the closing laps, prevailing to finish 0.947 of a second behind Greseth. ... Entering as the most recent NLRA series winner, Seng, of Grand Forks, N.D., led the first lap before settling for third. ... Tour winner at Greenbush in May, Shane Edginton advanced six positions and finished fourth. ... Brody Troftgruben grabbed fifth place from Mike Balcaen on the last lap. ... Cole Schill and Rusty Kollman each gained four spots, finishing seventh and ninth. ... Greg Friestad and Nathan Higginbotham scratched from the feature. ... Saturday's main event, the second of five scheduled visits to Greenbush this season, was slowed by just one incident and lasted 10 minutes, with 12 competitors completing all 25 laps. … NLRA competitors return to Greenbush for another $1,250-to-win show on July 29.
On the move: Shane Edginton of East Saint Paul, Manitoba, started 10th and finished fourth.
Winner's sponsors: Greseth’s Rocket Chassis is sponsored by Quality Engine, Innovative Air, Morton Buildings, T&S Custom Homes, Stremick Trucking, York Furnaces, Superior Customs, Midea Ductless Air Conditioners, Schaeffer’s Oil and Shatter X.
Points chase: After Greenbush: 1. Mike Greseth (1,026); 2. Shane Edginton (966); T3. Brad Seng (964); T3. Dustin Strand (964); 5. Cole Schill (928).
Current weather: Clear, 64°F
Car count: 19
Polesitter: Mike Greseth
Heat race winners: Brody Troftgruben, Mike Greseth, John Seng
Next series race: June 22, Norman County Raceway (Ada, MN) $1,250
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.