Knepper 55 – Heats & Qualifiers – December 17, 2016

USAC MIDGET “SPECIAL EVENT” RACE RESULTS: December 17, 2016 – Du Quoin, Illinois – Southern Illinois Center – “Junior Knepper 55”

FIRST HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Shane Golobic (#17w Clauson/Marshall), 2. Tyler Courtney (#7BC Clauson/Marshall), 3. Justin Peck (#7k Irwin) 4. Cory Kruseman (#21k Kruseman), 5. Riley Kreisel (#93k DKR), 6. Ryan Bernal (#87 Saldana), 7. Chris Urish (#77u Casson), 8. Tyler Robbins (#35T Robbins). NT

SECOND HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Chris Andrews (#95 Miller), 2. Justin Allgaier (#7A Allgaier), 3. Ricky Stenhouse, Jr. (#17BC Clauson/Marshall), 4. Thomas Meseraull (#66 Amati), 5. Wesley Smith (#44 WSR), 6. Broc Hunnell (#73 HFR), 7. Cody Beard (#7B Beard), 8. Matt Veatch (#56v Fifty6x Racing). 1:51.20

THIRD HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Tony Roney (#1T Roney), 2. Johnathon Henry (#16k Kruseman),3. Bricen James (#45x Herrera), 4. Joey Saldana, (#17 Saldana), 5. Ryan Fleming (#11L Taylor), 6. Nick Drake (#55 Cline), 7. Chad Wheeler (#88w Team Eights), 8. Ryan Jamison (#51J Jamison). NT

FOURTH HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Tim Siner (#15 Siner/Cyliax), 2. Chase Briscoe (#5 Briscoe), 3. Jason Johnson (#41 Clauson/Marshall), 4. Kyle Schuett (#9k Schuett), 5. Daniel Adler (#50 Adler), 6. Alex Schriever (#25 Peterson), 7. David Hair (#29 Hair), 8. Hunter Lane (#0A Zero). NT

FIFTH HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Mark Chisholm (#56x Fifty6x Racing), 2. Dylan Peterson (#25p Peterson), 3. Terry Babb (#88 Babb), 4. Tyler Van Toll (#30T Van Toll), 5. Daniel Robinson (#57D McCreery), 7. Aaron Leffel (#11T Taylor), 7. Travis Pence (#01 Pence), 8. Jesse Colwell (#2 Zero). 1:52.91

SIXTH HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Tony Bruce Jr., (#18 Team Eights), 2. Matt Westfall (#14w Bordner), 3. Danny Meyer (#86J Bergfeld), 4. Tyler Nelson (#91 Harris), 5. Kyle O’Gara (#68 SFH), 6. Colten Cottle (#5c Cottle), 7. Chris Baue (#35 Baue). NT

FIRST QUALIFIER: (12 laps) 1. Johnson, 2. Meseraull, 3. Briscoe, 4. Westfall, 5. Van Toll, 6. Chisholm, 7. O’Gara, 8. Fleming, 9. Veatch, 10. Nelson, 11. Schriever, 12. Beard. NT

SECOND QUALIFIER: (12 laps) 1. Courtney, 2. Kreisel, 3. Golobic, 4. James, 5. Wheeler, 6. Saldana, 7. Peterson, 8. Hunnell, 9. Roney, 10. Urish, 11. Kral. NT

THIRD QUALIFIER: (12 laps) 1. Allgaier, 2. Andrews, 3. Bruce, 4. Drake, 5. Smith, 6. Schuett. 7. Meyer, 8. Stenhouse. NT

FOURTH QUALIFIER: (12 laps) 1. Babb, 2. Kruseman, 3. Adler, 4. Siner, 5. Baue, 6. Peck, 7. C.Cottle, 8. Henry, 9. Robinson, 10. Jamison, 11. Leffel. NT

B-MAIN #1: (15 laps) 1. Wheeler, 2. James, 3. Drake, 4. Adler, 5. Henry, 6. Fleming, 7. Schriever, 8. Urish, 9. Robinson, 10. Leffel, 11. Meyer, 12. Schuett, 13. Stenhouse, 14. Roney, 15. Veatch. NT

B-MAIN #2: (15 laps) 1. Kreisel, 2. Smith, 3. Peck, 4. Chisholm, 5. Saldana, 6. Jamison, 7. Nelson, 8. Peterson, 9. O’Gara, 10. Hunnell, 11. Baue, 12. C.Cottle, 13. Van Toll. NT

**Beard flipped during the first qualifier. Stenhouse flipped during the first B Main.