GEORGETOWN, DE – August 16, 2018 – Chris Madden went wire-to-wire over 40 laps to pick up his seventh win of the season and slightly increased his points lead over Mike Marlar and Brandon Sheppard. After winning his heat race and re-drawing the outside pole, Madden took the lead on lap one and never looked back. Rick Eckert posted his best finish of the season in second, after winning his heat race. Brandon Sheppard followed suit in his heat race, re-drew third and completed the podium after 40 laps. 

Sears Craftsman Feature (40 Laps) 1. 44-Chris Madden [2][$10,000]; 2. 7-Rick Eckert [1][$5,000]; 3. 1-Brandon Sheppard [3][$3,000]; 4. 157-Mike Marlar [4][$2,500]; 5. 9-Devin Moran [5][$2,000]; 6. 4-Amanda Whaley [11][$1,700]; 7. 72-Jason Covert [10][$1,400]; 8. 18c-Chase Junghans [9][$1,300]; 9. 55L-Donald Lingo [6][$1,200]; 10. 25-Shane Clanton [12][$1,100]; 11. 54-David Breazeale [13][$1,050]; 12. 85-Ricky Elliott [16][$1,000]; 13. 8-Mark Pettyjohn [15][$950]; 14. 7r-Ross Robinson [19][$900]; 15. O-Dale Hollidge [17][$850]; 16. 91-Tyler Erb [18][$800]; 17. B1-Brent Larson [7][$770]; 18. 151-Kyle Lear [20][$750]; 19. KB-Kerry King [22][$730]; 20. 118-Rob Schirmer [24][$700]; 21. 2-Dan Stone [8][$700]; 22. 11-Austin Hubbard [14][$700]; 23. 92-Nick Davis [21][$700]; 24. 44r-Brent Robinson [23][$700]; KSE Hard Charger Award: 4-Amanda Whaley[+5]

Qualifying 1. 157-Mike Marlar, 18.511; 2. 44-Chris Madden, 18.603; 3. 1-Brandon Sheppard, 18.621; 4. 7-Rick Eckert, 18.699; 5. 55L-Donald Lingo, 18.775; 6. 9-Devin Moran, 18.88; 7. B1-Brent Larson, 18.899; 8. 2-Dan Stone, 18.908; 9. 22x-Ross Bailes, 18.927; 10. 54-David Breazeale, 18.962; 11. 4-Amanda Whaley, 19.019; 12. 18c-Chase Junghans, 19.06; 13. 7r-Ross Robinson, 19.086; 14. 11-Austin Hubbard, 19.097; 15. 8-Mark Pettyjohn, 19.109; 16. 85-Ricky Elliott, 19.112; 17. O-Dale Hollidge, 19.131; 18. 91-Tyler Erb, 19.192; 19. 72-Jason Covert, 19.21; 20. 151-Kyle Lear, 19.213; 21. 25-Shane Clanton, 19.324; 22. 44r-Brent Robinson, 19.562; 23. 92-Nick Davis, 19.573; 24. KB-Kerry King, 19.644; 25. 118-Rob Schirmer, 19.969

Heat #1 – Flight (A) (10 Laps) – Top 6 Transfer
1. 7-Rick Eckert [2]; 2. 157-Mike Marlar [1]; 3. B1-Brent Larson [3]; 4. 72-Jason Covert [7]; 5. 54-David Breazeale [4]; 6. 85-Ricky Elliott [6]; 7. 7r-Ross Robinson [5]; 8. 44r-Brent Robinson [8]; 9. 118-Rob Schirmer [9]

Heat #2 – Flight (A) (10 Laps) – Top 6 Transfer
1. 44-Chris Madden [1]; 2. 55L-Donald Lingo [2]; 3. 2-Dan Stone [3]; 4. 4-Amanda Whaley [4]; 5. 11-Austin Hubbard [5]; 6. O-Dale Hollidge [6]; 7. 151-Kyle Lear [7]; 8. 92-Nick Davis [8]

Heat #3 – Flight (A) (10 Laps) – Top 6 Transfer
1. 1-Brandon Sheppard [1]; 2. 9-Devin Moran [2]; 3. 18c-Chase Junghans [4]; 4. 25-Shane Clanton [7]; 5. 8-Mark Pettyjohn [5]; 6. 91-Tyler Erb [6]; 7. KB-Kerry King [8]; 8. 22x-Ross Bailes [3]

Last Chance Showdown 1 (10 Laps) – Top 4 Transfer
1. 7r-Ross Robinson [1][-]; 2. 151-Kyle Lear [2][-]; 3. 92-Nick Davis [5][-]; 4. 22x-Ross Bailes [6][$110]; 5. 44r-Brent Robinson [4][]; 6. 118-Rob Schirmer [7][]; 7. KB-Kerry King [3][]

World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series Top-20 Standings – (After 8/16/18)

Pos.CarDriverTotalDiffWinsTop 5sTop 10sEnteredStartedEarnings
144Chris Madden44460723283231$179,250
2157Mike Marlar4414-32422283231$150,675
31Brandon Sheppard4406-401123263231$238,555
49Devin Moran4226-220217233231$126,350
525Shane Clanton4168-278010223231$90,525
67Rick Eckert4128-31807193231$76,210
718cChase Junghans4036-41002143231$61,920
891Tyler Erb4006-44004163231$64,270
954David Breazeale *R3874-57202113231$55,420
10B1Brent Larson *R3822-6240083231$49,490
1122Chris Ferguson2452-19940182020$31,775
1214mMorgan Bagley2402-20440042020$28,105
131xChub Frank1698-27480241414$21,470
1417MDale McDowell1498-29482671210$46,245
15116Brandon Overton1472-29740151212$19,810
166Blake Spencer1360-3086000148$6,010
1720Jimmy Owens1116-333023598$58,756
18C8Timothy Culp1102-33440001010$11,025
193sBrian Shirley990-345603587$35,270
2016Tyler Bruening980-346600198$9,250