Redetzke collects Dart victory at Casino
WATERTOWN, S.D. (July 14) — Polesitter Jake Redetzke of Eau Claire, Wis., won Thursday at Casino Speedway to extend his points lead on the Dart Challenge Series for WISSOTA Late Models.
Redetzke earned $2,000 for his second victory of the season, outrunning former series champion Steve Laursen of Cumberland, Wis., who started sixth. Jeff Provinzino of Hibbing, Minn., advanced seven positions to finish third while John Kaanta of Elk Mound, Wis., and Eric Breeschoten of Buffalo, Minn., rounded out the top five.
Note: Redetzke's MB2 Customs Chassis has a Wegner Automotive powerplant and sponsorship from Champ Pans, J&D Manufacturing, Curt Manufacturing and Toys Scrap & Salvage. ... Redetzke's previous series victory came July 1 at Mississippi Thunder Speedway in Fountain City, Wis. ... The series begins a busy stretch of racing with four events over the next week, including a Friday race at Brown County Speedway in Aberdeen, S.D.
Dart Challenge @ Casino: (1) Jake Redetzke, (2) Steve Laursen, (3) Jeff Provinzino, (4) John Kaanta, (5) Eric Breeschoten, (6) Mike Stadel, (7) Kent Arment, (8) Adam Hensel, (9) Joel Cryderman, (10) Bryan Berger, (11) Lance Matthees, (12) Scott Ward, (13) David McDonald, (14) Josh Skorczewski, (15) John Kaiser, (16) Rich Thomas, (17) Curt Gelling, (18) Chad Becker, (19) Paul Mueller, (20) Jason Grabow, (21) Scott Olson, (22) Mark Ablen, (23) Chad Williamson. Heat race winners (among 23 cars): Provinzino, Kaanta, Breeschoten.