Champion Racing Oil National Open
Williams Grove Speedway | Mechanicsburg, PA
Friday, September 30, 2022
Event Info

Champion Racing Oil National Open
September 30, 2022 to October 1, 2022
Williams Grove Speedway
1 Speedway Drive
Mechanicsburg, PA 

Event Description
The World of Outlaws face the PA Posse and the money-hungry invaders in this 60th Annual National Open worth $75,000-to-win at Williams Grove.

Series Racing
World of Outlaws Sprint Car Series

Sprint Car Track Record
16.111 seconds by Shane Stewart on 10/2/20

Late Model Track Record
19.500 seconds by Jason Covert

To Win Amount
$10,000.00

Event Schedule
New START Times for Friday
Drivers Meeting at 5:30
Engine Heat at 5:45
Hot Laps at 6:15, followed by Qualifying and Heat Races

Usual times for Saturday so far:
4PM Pit Gates open to public
5PM Grandstand Gates open
7:00PM Hot Laps/Qualifying
7:30PM Opening Ceremonies
*All times Eastern

Sponsors
Champion Racing Oil

Frequently Asked Questions
To Win Amount
$10,000.00

Type of Grandstand
Bleachers

Stadium Seating
Not Allowed

Handicapped Seating
Front Stretch

Handicapped Parking
In front of main Gate

Pit Age Limit
NO children under 14 allowed in the Pit area. 14-17 must be accompanied by a parent/ guardian.

Pit Gate Location
North side of the track. NOTE: Will Call is located next to the office on the front stretch off of Park Place and Speedway Dr.

Personal Coolers
Coolers no larger that 18" are allowed.

Credit Card Use
Office

Alcohol Sales
No alcohol sold on site.

Smoking Policy
No smoking in the Grandstands

Family Section
n/a

Parking Cost
free

Camping Availability
onsite

Closest Airport
Harrisburg Int

Other Airport
BWI

Track Info

Williams Grove Speedway
1 Speedway Drive
Mechanicsburg, PA 

Track Phone
(717) 697-5000

Ticket Phone
(717) 697-5000

Track Email
[email protected]

Track Size & Type
0.500; Semi-banked

Sprint Car Track Record
16.111 seconds by Shane Stewart on 10/2/20

Competitor Info
Competitor Downloads
 https://www.dirtcarmembers.com/downloads.php

Competitor Info
Mufflers not required

DIRTVision Highlights
Race Recap

RAIN DANCE: Lance Dewease Wins Shortened National Open Preliminary Feature

At 56 years old, Lance Dewease, of Fayetteville, PA, is still finding new ways to accomplish things for the first time.

On Friday, the beloved PA Posse patriarch made history in one of the most unique ways imaginable. Leading all 10 laps of a rain-shortened affair at Williams Grove Speedway, Dewease’s $10,000 score in the Champion Racing Oil National Open preliminary matches the shortest race in World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series history.

Earning the pole position after a dominant DIRTVision Fast Pass Dash win, the Kreitz Racing #69K team rolled out for the scheduled 25-lapper plenty aware of the impending weather. Dewease quickly took command of the field over outside polesitter Sheldon Haudenschild and survived a restart for rain on Lap 7 that bunched the field up.

“I honestly didn’t know it was raining when they threw that first caution,” Dewease noted. “It was getting pretty greasy under the yellow and I was throwing out my thumbs down, but we buzzed it off and it was actually fine. I think we would’ve been alright to finish the whole thing had that red flag not come out.”

That final straw in Friday’s program came when third-running Brent Marks, of Myerstown, PA, biked on the cushion in turn three and went flipping wildly out of the ballpark. The 2019 National Open champion sent the Murray-Marks Motorsports #19 end-over-end-over-end before crashing through a Hoosier Tire billboard and coming to a rest against the outside fence. Marks was okay and climbed from the wreckage.

Creating a lengthy red flag scenario as crews removed Marks’ machine, extensive rain continued to fall and worsen the racing surface while cars sat idle. Another attempt was made to liven up the track following a brief break, but drivers and officials agreed that it was simply not in shape to finish the race.

Deeming the race complete on Lap 10 of 25, Dewease officially scored his 19th career World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series win and the 110th of his career at Williams Grove Speedway.

Dewease now turns his focus to a fifth National Open title on Saturday. [Trent Gower]
“I gotta give my hats off to Mike Hess,” Dewease acknowledged. “He is one of the best Race Directors I’ve competed with in any organization. He tried his absolute best to get this show in for racers and fans, but Mother Nature just didn’t want it finished. I honestly didn’t know that had a rule where we could call it complete before halfway, but I certainly won’t complain. I’ve been at this a long time and never won a 10-Lap Feature before. It’s pretty nice at my old age.”

Friday’s victory marks the fourth consecutive for Dewease and the Kreitz #69K at the Mechanicsburg, PA 1/2-mile. A fifth-straight win would also mean a fifth National Open title for “The Fayetteville Flyer,” coming at a $75,000 tune and making him the second-winningest man in event history.

“This race is absolutely awesome right now,” Dewease continued. “We’ve won our last four here now, and I couldn’t be happier. I know it doesn’t look too good for tomorrow, so hopefully, we’ve got a plan in place to finish this deal out.”

Closing out the podium behind Dewease and the PA Posse was a pair of full-time Outlaws with Sheldon Haudenschild finishing second in the Stenhouse Jr. / Marshall Racing, NOS Energy Drink #17, and Carson Macedo running third in the Jason Johnson Racing, Albaugh Alternative #41.

Rounding out the top-10 at Williams Grove was Anthony Macri in fourth, David Gravel in fifth, Brad Sweet in sixth, Jacob Allen in seventh, Donny Schatz in eighth, Spencer Bayston in ninth, and Justin Peck in tenth.

NOS NOTEBOOK (WILLIAMS GROVE SPEEDWAY, 9/24/22)

Lance Dewease’s 19th career World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series victory brings him into sole possession of 32nd on the All-Time Win List. He’s the 12th different multi-time winner this season and the fourth non-full-time driver in that club – joining Brent Marks (5), Kyle Larson (4), and Giovanni Scelzi (2).

At 10 of 25 laps down, Friday at Williams Grove is tied with Bakersfield Speedway (2/16/90 won by Dave Blaney) for the shortest completed Feature in World of Outlaws history. It’s only the third recorded instance of a race being called before halfway, joining occurrences at Red River Valley Speedway (11 of 30) in 2004 and I-96 Speedway (17 of 35) in 2016.

Brent Marks opened the evening by leading My Place Hotels Qualifying at 16.520 seconds to earn his second-career QuickTime with the Series. Earning NOS Energy Drink Heat Race wins were Sheldon Haudenschild (82nd career), David Gravel (205th career), Brent Marks (24th career), and Anthony Macri (6th career).

Freddie Rahmer, of Salfordville, PA, earned Friday’s KSE Hard Charger Award with a 26th-to-19th outing in the only 10 laps completed.

UP NEXT (Sat) – The World of Outlaws NOS Energy Drink Sprint Car Series is hopeful to return on Saturday to Williams Grove Speedway in Mechanicsburg, PA for the 60th Champion Racing Oil National Open. A $75,000 payday awaits the winner of this year’s famed Outlaws vs. Posse battle. Fans can BUY TICKETS HERE, or watch every lap LIVE on DIRTVision.

NOS Energy Drink Feature Results (10 Laps — Shortened w/ Rain) – 1. 69K-Lance Dewease [1][$10,000]; 2. 17-Sheldon Haudenschild [2][$6,000]; 3. 41-Carson Macedo [4][$3,500]; 4. 39M-Anthony Macri [6][$2,800]; 5. 2-David Gravel [3][$2,500]; 6. 49-Brad Sweet [7][$2,300]; 7. 1A-Jacob Allen [8][$2,200]; 8. 15-Donny Schatz [14][$2,100]; 9. 5-Spencer Bayston [12][$2,050]; 10. 13-Justin Peck [11][$2,000]; 11. 11-Buddy Kofoid [10][$1,600]; 12. 48-Danny Dietrich [9][$1,400]; 13. 24-Rico Abreu [13][$1,200]; 14. 71-Cory Eliason [16][$1,100]; 15. 18-Giovanni Scelzi [20][$1,050]; 16. 5W-Lucas Wolfe [15][$1,000]; 17. 83-James McFadden [17][$1,000]; 18. 1S-Logan Schuchart [24][$1,000]; 19. 8-Freddie Rahmer [26][$]; 20. 44-Dylan Norris [18][$1,000]; 21. 11T-TJ Stutts [22][$1,000]; 22. 3Z-Brock Zearfoss [25][$]; 23. 27-Daryn Pittman [23][$1,000]; 24. 5C-Dylan Cisney [21][$1,000]; 25. 3-Ayrton Gennetten [19][$1,000]; 26. 12-Brent Shearer [27][$]; 27. 19-Brent Marks [5][$1,000]. Lap Leaders: Lance Dewease 1-10. KSE Hard Charger Award: 8-Freddie Rahmer[+7]

NEW Championship Standings (66/74 Races) – 1. Brad Sweet (8,214); 2. David Gravel (-94); 3. Carson Macedo (-134); 4. Sheldon Haudenschild (-232); 5. Donny Schatz (-248); 6. Logan Schuchart (-350); 7. James McFadden (-488); 8. Spencer Bayston (-546); 9. Jacob Allen (-662); 10. Brock Zearfoss (-910).

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Results
Feature Results
POSStart+/-#DriverLapsBehindLedStatusPointsMoney
11069KLance Dewease 100.00010Running150$10,000
22017Sheldon Haudenschild 10-1.355Running146$6,000
34+141Carson Macedo 10-2.216Running144$3,500
46+239MAnthony Macri 10-2.692Running142$2,800
53-22David Gravel 10-3.693Running140$2,500
67+149Brad Sweet 10-3.966Running138$2,300
78+11AJacob Allen 10-5.041Running136$2,200
814+615Donny Schatz 10-5.168Running134$2,100
912+35Spencer Bayston 10-6.010Running132$2,050
1011+113Justin Peck 10-7.014Running130$2,000
1110-111Michael Kofoid 10-7.082Running128$1,600
129-348Danny Dietrich 10-7.451Running126$1,400
1313024Rico Abreu 10-7.873Running124$1,200
1416+271Cory Eliason 10-8.295Running122$1,100
1520+518Giovanni Scelzi 10-8.420Running120$1,050
1615-15WLucas Wolfe 10-8.633Running118$1,000
1717083James McFadden 10-9.038Running116$1,000
1824+61SLogan Schuchart 10-9.371Running114$1,000
1926+78Freddie Rahmer 10-9.731Running112$1,000
2018-244Dylan Norris 10-10.379Running110$1,000
2122+111TT.J. Stutts 10-10.582Running108$1,000
2225+33ZBrock Zearfoss 10-10.771Running106$1,000
2323027Daryn Pittman 10-10.822Running104$1,000
2421-35CDylan Cisney 10-11.683Running102$1,000
2519-63Ayrton Gennetten 10-12.035Running102$1,000
2627+112Brent Shearer 10-12.482Running102$1,000
275-2219Brent Marks 10-1.716Running102$1,000
Micro-Lite Last Chance Showdown Results
POSStart+/-#DriverLapsBehindLedStatusPointsMoney
1105CDylan Cisney 120.00012Running0$0
22011TT.J. Stutts 12-1.292Running0$0
33027Daryn Pittman 12-4.266Running0$0
46+21SLogan Schuchart 12-4.756Running0$0
510+53ZBrock Zearfoss 12-5.440Running0$0
64-21XChad Trout 12-7.395Running90$300
7708Freddie Rahmer 12-8.388Running0$0
88021Brian Brown 12-8.830Running90$250
99091Kyle Reinhardt 12-10.314Running90$225
1016+619RMatt Campbell 12-10.778Running90$200
115-66Ryan Smith 12-11.948Running90$200
1211-199MKyle Moody 12-13.695Running90$200
1315+223Devon Borden 12-14.327Running90$200
1417+317BSteve Buckwalter 12-15.105Running90$200
1514-145Jeff Halligan 12-15.434Running90$200
1613-320GNoah Gass 12-16.064Running90$200
1712-511AAustin Bishop 4-8 LapsRunning90$200
181805RTyler Ross 2-10 LapsRunning90$200
C Main Race Results
POSStart+/-#DriverLapsBehindLedStatusPointsMoney
15+417BSteve Buckwalter 100.0009Running0$0
21-15RTyler Ross 10-3.1881Running0$0
36+355KRobbie Kendall 10-3.980Running90$150
44039Chase Dietz 10-5.232Running90$150
57+21WTroy Wagaman Jr.10-5.927Running90$150
612+611KKraig Kinser 10-9.021Running90$125
78+112Brent Shearer 10-11.556Running90$0
89+122Bryn Gohn 10-12.558Running90$125
914+512WTroy Fraker 9-1 LapsRunning90$125
103-77Tim Buckwalter 1-9 LapsRunning90$125
112-91MLandon Myers 0-10 LapsRunning90$125
1210-227SAlan Krimes 0-10 LapsRunning90$125
1311-233Riley Emig 0-10 LapsRunning90$125
1413-19Kasey Kahne 0-10 LapsRunning90$125
151507SRobbie Price 0-10 LapsRunning90$125
DIRTVision Fast Pass Dash Results
Pos.Start+/-#DriverLaps CompletedBehindLaps LedStatus
12+169KLance Dewease 60.0006Running
21-117Sheldon Haudenschild 6-1.907Running
34+12David Gravel 6-3.454Running
45+141Carson Macedo 6-3.956Running
53-219Brent Marks 6-4.495Running
66039MAnthony Macri 6-5.692Running
78+149Brad Sweet 6-5.702Running
87-11AJacob Allen 6-6.942Running
Heat 1 Results
Pos.Start+/-#DriverLaps CompletedBehindLaps LedStatus
12+117Sheldon Haudenschild 80.0008Running
23+141Carson Macedo 8-0.544Running
36+348Danny Dietrich 8-3.258Running
41-324Rico Abreu 8-4.782Running
57+283James McFadden 8-6.678Running
68+227Daryn Pittman 8-7.905Running
75-28Freddie Rahmer 8-8.467Running
84-45CDylan Cisney 8-9.760Running
911+220GNoah Gass 8-11.095Running
101005RTyler Ross 8-11.367Running
1112+117BSteve Buckwalter 8-12.880Running
1213+122Bryn Gohn 8-15.201Running
139-49Kasey Kahne 6-2 LapsRunning
Heat 2 Results
Pos.Start+/-#DriverLaps CompletedBehindLaps LedStatus
12+12David Gravel 80.0008Running
21-11AJacob Allen 8-2.132Running
33013Justin Peck 8-5.072Running
47+35WLucas Wolfe 8-6.049Running
54-13Ayrton Gennetten 8-8.836Running
6606Ryan Smith 8-9.796Running
78+191Kyle Reinhardt 8-10.151Running
810+299MKyle Moody 8-11.583Running
95-423Devon Borden 8-12.918Running
109-17Tim Buckwalter 8-14.002Running
1112+11WTroy Wagaman Jr.8-14.090Running
1211-133Riley Emig 8-15.036Running
131307SRobbie Price 8-15.036Running
Heat 3 Results
Pos.Start+/-#DriverLaps CompletedBehindLaps LedStatus
11019Brent Marks 80.0008Running
22069KLance Dewease 8-0.658Running
33011Michael Kofoid 8-1.559Running
45+115Donny Schatz 8-3.306Running
56+144Dylan Norris 8-5.056Running
64-211TT.J. Stutts 8-5.392Running
7701SLogan Schuchart 8-6.065Running
810+23ZBrock Zearfoss 8-6.887Running
98-145Jeff Halligan 8-8.655Running
109-11MLandon Myers 8-10.375Running
1111055KRobbie Kendall 8-10.900Running
1212027SAlan Krimes 8-12.279Running
1313012WTroy Fraker 8-18.255Running
Heat 4 Results
Pos.Start+/-#DriverLaps CompletedBehindLaps LedStatus
11039MAnthony Macri 80.0008Running
22049Brad Sweet 8-2.913Running
34+15Spencer Bayston 8-4.874Running
45+171Cory Eliason 8-6.284Running
53-218Giovanni Scelzi 8-7.436Running
6601XChad Trout 8-8.865Running
77021Brian Brown 8-11.590Running
88011AAustin Bishop 8-12.081Running
99019RMatt Campbell 8-12.917Running
1010039Chase Dietz 8-13.699Running
1111012Brent Shearer 8-16.512Running
1212011KKraig Kinser 8-17.042Running
My Place Hotels Qualifying Results
POSStartCarDriverHometownTimeDifference
1124Rico Abreu St. Helena, CA16.5580.000
251AJacob Allen Hanover, PA16.569-0.011
31117Sheldon Haudenschild Wooster, OH16.652-0.094
442David Gravel Watertown, CT16.658-0.100
51341Carson Macedo Lemoore, CA16.672-0.114
62613Justin Peck Monrovia, IN16.735-0.177
7215CDylan Cisney Port Royal, PA16.794-0.236
8203Ayrton Gennetten Versailles, MO16.831-0.273
998Freddie Rahmer Salfordville, PA16.843-0.285
10823Devon Borden Raymond, WA16.846-0.288
111548Danny Dietrich Gettysburg, PA16.857-0.299
1276Ryan Smith Kunkletown, PA16.873-0.315
132383James McFadden Alice Springs, NT16.903-0.345
1435WLucas Wolfe Mechanicsburg, PA16.924-0.366
15627Daryn Pittman Owasso, OK16.955-0.397
162591Kyle Reinhardt Neptune City, NJ16.960-0.402
17109Kasey Kahne Enumclaw, WA16.968-0.410
18247Tim Buckwalter Douglassville, PA17.010-0.452
19195RTyler Ross Lincoln University, PA17.014-0.456
201499MKyle Moody Lewisberry, PA17.017-0.459
211220GNoah Gass Mounds, OK17.025-0.467
221633Riley Emig Abbottstown, PA17.025-0.467
23217BSteve Buckwalter Royersford, PA17.038-0.480
24181WTroy Wagaman Jr.Hanover, PA17.049-0.491
251722Bryn Gohn York, PA17.498-0.940
26227SRobbie Price Cobble Hill, BC17.498-0.940
My Place Hotels Qualifying Flight 2 Results
POSStartCarDriverHometownTimeDifference
1619Brent Marks Myerstown, PA16.5200.000
22039MAnthony Macri Dillsburg, PA16.551-0.031
3369KLance Dewease Fayetteville, PA16.627-0.107
4849Brad Sweet Grass Valley, CA16.739-0.219
51411Michael Kofoid Penngrove, CA16.756-0.236
61118Giovanni Scelzi Fresno, CA16.778-0.258
7711TT.J. Stutts Liverpool, PA16.799-0.279
8165Spencer Bayston Lebanon, IN16.846-0.326
91815Donny Schatz Fargo, ND16.862-0.342
102571Cory Eliason Visalia, CA16.890-0.370
111344Dylan Norris Hanover, PA16.900-0.380
1211XChad Trout Dover, PA16.915-0.395
1341SLogan Schuchart Hanover, PA16.921-0.401
141021Brian Brown Higginsville, MO16.965-0.445
152145Jeff Halligan Ephrata, PA16.974-0.454
161211AAustin Bishop Elverson, PA17.046-0.526
1721MLandon Myers York, PA17.078-0.558
181519RMatt Campbell Fawn Grove, PA17.112-0.592
19233ZBrock Zearfoss Jonestown, PA17.139-0.619
201939Chase Dietz York, PA17.185-0.665
212255KRobbie Kendall New Freedom, PA17.218-0.698
221712Brent Shearer Manheim, PA17.258-0.738
232427SAlan Krimes Denver, PA17.287-0.767
24911KKraig Kinser Bloomington, IN17.293-0.773
25512WTroy Fraker Newville, PA18.360-1.840

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