SELINSGROVE, PA – September 22, 2018 – Chris Madden makes it number eight on the season in the 20th Annual Late Model National Open at Selinsgrove Speedway over Devin Moran, Mike Marlar, Rick Eckert and Jeff Rine. Madden once again went flag-to-flag, leading all 50 laps on a very fast racetrack. Speaking of fast, third-place finisher Mike Marlar broke the track record with a time of 18.618, a whole two tenths faster than the previous record holder – Rick Eckert in 2012 with a 18.848. Devin Moran finished second after drawing the 4th starting spot, outlasting Marlar in a fierce battle for the runner-up spot in the closing laps.

Sears Craftsman Feature (50 Laps): 1. 44-Chris Madden [2][$10,000]; 2. 9-Devin Moran [4][$5,000]; 3. 157-Mike Marlar [3][$3,000]; 4. 7-Rick Eckert [7][$2,500]; 5. 2J-Jeff Rine [17][$2,000]; 6. Of-Coleby Frye [5][$1,700]; 7. 54-David Breazeale [9][$1,400]; 8. 18c-Chase Junghans [12][$1,300]; 9. 76-Andy Haus [16][$1,200]; 10. 43a-Tyler Bare [19][$1,100]; 11. 119-Bryan Bernheisel [6][$1,050]; 12. 25-Shane Clanton [1][$1,000]; 13. 11-Austin Hubbard [11][$950]; 14. 4-Amanda Whaley [13][$900]; 15. 91-Tyler Erb [10][$850]; 16. 74-Randy Christine [14][$800]; 17. 2-Dan Stone [22][$770]; 18. B1-Brent Larson [23][$750]; 19. O6-Mike Lupfer [20][$730]; 20. 22-Brett Schadel [25][$700]; 21. 72-Jason Covert [18][$700]; 22. 1-Brandon Sheppard [8][$700]; 23. 151-Kyle Lear [24][$700]; 24. 24-Dylan Yoder [15][$700]; 25. 7r-Ross Robinson [21][$700]

Hard Charger Award: 2J-Jeff Rine[+12]

Qualifying Flight-A: 1. 157-Mike Marlar, 18.618; 2. 25-Shane Clanton, 18.811; 3. Of-Coleby Frye, 18.816; 4. 9m-Hayes Mattern, 18.82; 5. 43a-Tyler Bare, 18.896; 6. 7-Rick Eckert, 18.913; 7. 54-David Breazeale, 18.937; 8. 24-Dylan Yoder, 18.951; 9. 4-Amanda Whaley, 19.02; 10. 11-Austin Hubbard, 19.097; 11. 2J-Jeff Rine, 19.212; 12. 151-Kyle Lear, 19.394; 13. 7r-Ross Robinson, 19.432; 14. 27-James Yoder, 19.634; 15. 10-David Stamm, 19.76; 16. 26-Jerry Bard, 19.942; 17. 63-Nathan Long, 20.516; 18. 46-Dan Green, 20.668

Qualifying Flight-B: 1. 9-Devin Moran, 18.829; 2. 44-Chris Madden, 18.87; 3. 119-Bryan Bernheisel, 18.915; 4. 1-Brandon Sheppard, 18.947; 5. 91-Tyler Erb, 19.056; 6. 18c-Chase Junghans, 19.203; 7. 72-Jason Covert, 19.206; 8. 76-Andy Haus, 19.225; 9. 74-Randy Christine, 19.239; 10. O6-Mike Lupfer, 19.553; 11. 22-Brett Schadel, 19.575; 12. 2-Dan Stone, 19.583; 13. B1-Brent Larson, 19.625; 14. 32j-Shaun Jones, 19.701; 15. 99z-David Zona, 19.781; DNS. 66c-Matt Cosner, NT; DNS. 72w-Justin Weaver, NT

Heat #1 – Flight (A) (10 Laps) – Top 4 Transfer: 1. 157-Mike Marlar [1]; 2. Of-Coleby Frye [2]; 3. 54-David Breazeale [4]; 4. 4-Amanda Whaley [5]; 5. 2J-Jeff Rine [6]; 6. 43a-Tyler Bare [3]; 7. 7r-Ross Robinson [7]; 8. 10-David Stamm [8]; 9. 63-Nathan Long [9]

Heat #2 – Flight (A) (10 Laps) – Top 4 Transfer: 1. 25-Shane Clanton [1]; 2. 7-Rick Eckert [3]; 3. 11-Austin Hubbard [5]; 4. 24-Dylan Yoder [4]; 5. 9m-Hayes Mattern [2]; 6. 151-Kyle Lear [6]; 7. 26-Jerry Bard [8]; 8. 27-James Yoder [7]; 9. 46-Dan Green [9]

Heat #3 – Flight (B) (10 Laps) – Top 4 Transfer: 1. 9-Devin Moran [1]; 2. 119-Bryan Bernheisel [2]; 3. 91-Tyler Erb [3]; 4. 74-Randy Christine [5]; 5. 72-Jason Covert [4]; 6. B1-Brent Larson [7]; 7. 99z-David Zona [8]; 8. 22-Brett Schadel [6]; 9. 72w-Justin Weaver [9]

Heat #4 – Flight (B) (10 Laps) – Top 4 Transfer: 1. 44-Chris Madden [1]; 2. 1-Brandon Sheppard [2]; 3. 18c-Chase Junghans [3]; 4. 76-Andy Haus [4]; 5. 2-Dan Stone [6]; 6. O6-Mike Lupfer [5]; 7. 32j-Shaun Jones [7]; 8. 66c-Matt Cosner [8]

Last Chance Showdown 1 (10 Laps) – Top 3 Transfer: 1. 2J-Jeff Rine [1][-]; 2. 43a-Tyler Bare [3][-]; 3. 7r-Ross Robinson [5][-]; 4. 9m-Hayes Mattern [2][$110]; 5. 27-James Yoder [8][]; 6. 26-Jerry Bard [6][$110]; 7. 63-Nathan Long [9][]; 8. 10-David Stamm [7][]; 9. 46-Dan Green [10][]; 10. 151-Kyle Lear [4][]

Last Chance Showdown 2 (10 Laps): 1. 72-Jason Covert [1][-]; 2. O6-Mike Lupfer [4][-]; 3. 2-Dan Stone [2][-]; 4. 72w-Justin Weaver [9][$110]; 5. B1-Brent Larson [3][]; 6. 99z-David Zona [5][$110]; 7. 32j-Shaun Jones [6][]; 8. 22-Brett Schadel [7][]; 9. 66c-Matt Cosner [8][]

World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series Top-20 Standings (After 9/22/18)

Pos.CarDriverTotalDiffWinsTop 5’sTop 10’sEnteredStartedEarnings
144Chris Madden48780825313535$196,050
2157Mike Marlar4850-28525313535$168,600
31Brandon Sheppard4804-741125283535$251,505
49Devin Moran4650-228219263535$137,800
525Shane Clanton4528-350010223535$95,325
67Rick Eckert4514-36408213535$82,740
718cChase Junghans4446-43213163535$76,070
891Tyler Erb4394-48405173535$69,970
954David Breazeale *R4232-64602123535$60,420
10B1Brent Larson *R4180-6980083535$54,190
1122Chris Ferguson2452-24260182020$31,775
1214mMorgan Bagley2402-24760042020$28,105
131xChub Frank1836-30420251515$23,270
1417MDale McDowell1498-33802671210$46,245
15116Brandon Overton1472-34060151212$19,810
166Blake Spencer1360-3518000148$6,010
1720Jimmy Owens1116-376223598$58,756
18C8Timothy Culp1102-37760001010$11,025
193sBrian Shirley990-388803587$35,270
2016Tyler Bruening980-389800198$9,250