41st Annual Kansas State Championship

Modified, Street Stock & Thumper Races

On the Historic Half-mile Racetrack at the

Kansas State Fairgrounds

 Hutchinson, Kansas

 

Saturday afternoon September 17, 2005

 

Promotional company Speedways Inc. of Park City, Kansas

Race director C. Ray Hall of Bel Aire, Kansas

Announcer Warren Hardy of Wichita, Kansas

 Physical plant manager / Track preparation Keith Schroeder of Hutchinson, Kansas

 

Attendance 1,500

 

 

 

Dustin Carey is shown here leading one of the Thumper races through the northwest turn on this evening - Travis Morisse photo for the Hutchinson News

 

 

 

 Kirk Karst at right, of Russell, Kansas with his 1973 Chevrolet Chevelle thumper after being crowned the Kansas State Fair Thumper Champion for 2005 - Kirk Karst collection

 

 

 

 

Thumper

First Heat Race - 6 Laps

Place

Driver

From

  1

Dustin Carey

Hutchinson, Kansas

  2

Kevin Zerkel

Topeka, Kansas

  3

Derrick Brown

Meriden, Kansas

  4

Carl Fry

  5

Dennis Gilliland

Hutchinson, Kansas

  6

Bill McConnaughey

Meriden, Kansas

  7

Justin McReynolds

Pretty Prairie, Kansas

  8

Allen Barton

Carbondale, Kansas

  9

Bob Barker

Lyons, Kansas

10

Richard Wilson

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

Thumper

Second Heat Race - 6 Laps

Place

Driver

From

  1

Bryant Speer

Topeka, Kansas

  2

Jeremy Nulf

Hutchinson, Kansas

  3

Darrick Oden

Hutchinson, Kansas

  4

Bob Neill

Hutchinson, Kansas

  5

Joe Wakefield

Hutchinson, Kansas

  6

Kirk Karst

Russell, Kansas

  7

Gary Whitmore

Derby, Kansas

  8

Lucas Avery

Hutchinson, Kansas

  9

Don Yoder

Hutchinson, Kansas

10

Ron Arehart

Wichita, Kansas

 

Thumper

A Feature Race - 12 Laps

Place

Driver

From

  1

Kirk Karst

Russell, Kansas

  2

Dustin Carey

Hutchinson, Kansas

  3

Don Yoder

Hutchinson, Kansas

  4

Joe Wakefield

Hutchinson, Kansas

  5

Carl Fry

  6

Bryant Speer

Topeka, Kansas

  7

Kevin Zerkel

Topeka, Kansas

  8

Gary Whitmore

Derby, Kansas

  9

Darrick Oden

Hutchinson, Kansas

10

Richard Wilson

Hutchinson, Kansas

11

Justin McReynolds

Pretty Prairie, Kansas

12

Bob Neill

Hutchinson, Kansas

13

Allen Barton

Carbondale, Kansas

14

Ron Arehart

Wichita, Kansas

15

Bill McConnaughey

Meriden, Kansas

16

Lucas Avery

Hutchinson, Kansas

17

Jeremy Nulf

Hutchinson, Kansas

18

Dennis Gilliland

Hutchinson, Kansas

19

Bob Barker

Lyons, Kansas

20

Derrick Brown

Meriden, Kansas

Carey led the first two laps before he was passed by Karst who then led the rest of the race.

 

Kansas State Thumper Championship

Place

Driver

From

1

Kirk Karst

Russell, Kansas

 

Street Stock

First Heat Race - 6 Laps

Place

Driver

From

1

Rod Bencken

Oakley, Kansas

2

Chris Pitts

Nickerson, Kansas

3

Scott Miller

Hutchinson, Kansas

4

Harley Peery

Goddard, Kansas

5

Brad Taylor

Hutchinson, Kansas

6

Daniel Berner

Hutchinson, Kansas

7

Larry Wakefield

Salina, Kansas

8

Shane Wettengel

Topeka, Kansas

 

Street Stock

Second Heat Race - 6 Laps

Place

Driver

From

1

Jimmy Segraves

Valley Center, Kansas

2

Craig Miller

Hutchinson, Kansas

3

Grady Fielder

Chapman, Kansas

4

Brian Russell

Wichita, Kansas

5

Rickey Blackburn

Hutchinson, Kansas

6

Gary Douglas

Hutchinson, Kansas

7

Jason Nulf

Hutchinson, Kansas

8

Howard Cammarn

Junction City, Kansas

    

Street Stock

A Feature Race - 15 Laps

Place

Driver

From

  1

Jimmy Segraves

Valley Center, Kansas

  2

Rod Bencken

Oakley, Kansas

  3

Harley Peery

Goddard, Kansas

  4

Chris Pitts

Nickerson, Kansas

  5

Scott Miller

Hutchinson, Kansas

  6

Brian Russell

Wichita, Kansas

  7

Brad Taylor

Hutchinson, Kansas

  8

Gary Douglas

Hutchinson, Kansas

  9

Daniel Berner

Hutchinson, Kansas

10

Larry Wakefield

Salina, Kansas

11

Craig Miller

Hutchinson, Kansas

12

Grady Fielder

Chapman, Kansas

13

Howard Cammarn

Junction City, Kansas

14

Rickey Blackburn

Hutchinson, Kansas

Segraves started on the pole and led every lap of this race.

 

Kansas State Street Stock Championship

Determined from those winning the most total points over the two days of street stock racing at the Kansas State Fair

Place

Driver

From

1

Jimmy Segraves

Valley Center, Kansas

2

Harley Peery

Goddard, Kansas

 

Modified

First Heat Race - 8 Laps

Place

Driver

From

1

Mike Miller

Wichita, Kansas

2

Brent Burkhart

Hutchinson, Kansas

3

Brian Powers

Wichita, Kansas

4

Craig Newell

Wichita, Kansas

5

Marlin Farr

Nickerson, Kansas

6

Don Morris

Junction City, Kansas

7

Kevin Patton

Wichita, Kansas

8

Ed Mueller

Admire, Kansas

9

Jason Roe

Wichita, Kansas

  

Modified

Second Heat Race - 8 Laps

Place

Driver

From

1

Shane Gerber

Wichita, Kansas

2

Clay Bontrager

Pretty Prairie, Kansas

3

Brad Keller

Garden City, Kansas

4

Brian Casey

Hutchinson, Kansas

5

Greg Stephens

Wichita, Kansas

6

Travis Govern

Wichita, Kansas

7

Brad Morris

Junction City, Kansas

8

Bo Key

Wichita, Kansas

9

Clint Smith

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

Modified

Third Heat Race - 8 Laps

Place

Driver

From

1

Brian McGowen

Wichita, Kansas

2

Scott Green

Derby, Kansas

3

Johnny Whitmore

Wichita, Kansas

4

Richard Wilson

Wichita, Kansas

5

Brian Dailey

Emporia, Kansas

6

Robbie Chambers

El Dorado, Kansas

7

Scott Brown

Meriden, Kansas

8

David Young

Nickerson, Kansas

9

Ken Berry

Hutchinson, Kansas

 

Modified

Fourth Heat Race - 8 Laps

Place

Driver

From

1

Don Renfro

Wichita, Kansas

2

Marc Robe

Wichita, Kansas

3

Brandon Blochlinger

Concordia, Kansas

4

Brad Johnston

Peck, Kansas

5

Randy Wilson

Wichita, Kansas

6

Shelby Staple

Meriden, Kansas

7

Gary Chambers

El Dorado, Kansas

8

Rich Parson

Hutchinson, Kansas

9

Danny Keller

Dodge City, Kansas

 

Modified

C Feature Race - 8 Laps

Place

Driver

From

  1

Marlin Farr

Nickerson, Kansas

  2

Brad Morris

Junction City, Kansas

  3

Ed Mueller

Admire, Kansas

  4

Gary Chambers

El Dorado, Kansas

  5

Bo Key

Wichita, Kansas

  6

Jason Roe

Wichita, Kansas

  7

Travis Govern

Wichita, Kansas

  8

Danny Keller

Dodge City, Kansas

  9

David Young

Nickerson, Kansas

10

Clint Smith

Hutchinson, Kansas

11

Rich Parson

Hutchinson, Kansas

12

Shelby Staple

Meriden, Kansas

13

Robbie Chambers

El Dorado, Kansas

14

Kevin Patton

Wichita, Kansas

 

Modified

B Feature Race - 10 Laps

Place

Driver

From

  1

Brian Powers

Wichita, Kansas

  2

Greg Stephens

Wichita, Kansas

  3

Brad Johnston

Peck, Kansas

  4

Brandon Blochlinger

Concordia, Kansas

  5

Randy Wilson

Wichita, Kansas

  6

Brian Dailey

Emporia, Kansas

  7

Brad Morris

Junction City, Kansas

  8

Danny Keller

Dodge City, Kansas

  9

Gary Chambers

El Dorado, Kansas

10

Travis Govern

Wichita, Kansas

11

Bo Key

Wichita, Kansas

12

Craig Newell

Wichita, Kansas

13

Clint Smith

Hutchinson, Kansas

14

Jason Roe

Wichita, Kansas

15

Brad Keller

Garden City, Kansas

16

Marlin Farr

Nickerson, Kansas

17

Richard Wilson

Wichita, Kansas

18

Don Morris

Junction City, Kansas

19

Ed Mueller

Admire, Kansas

 

Modified

A Feature Race - 20 Cars - 15 Laps

Place

Driver

From

  1

Don Renfro

Wichita, Kansas

  2

Shane Gerber

Wichita, Kansas

  3

Clay Bontrager

Pretty Prairie, Kansas

  4

Brian Casey

Hutchinson, Kansas

  5

Brian Powers

Wichita, Kansas

  6

Greg Stephens

Wichita, Kansas

  7

Brent Burkhart

Hutchinson, Kansas

  8

Travis Govern

Wichita, Kansas

  9

Gary Chambers

El Dorado, Kansas

10

Scott Green

Derby, Kansas

11

Mike Miller

Wichita, Kansas

12

Randy Wilson

Wichita, Kansas

13

Danny Keller

Dodge City, Kansas

14

Brian McGowen

Wichita, Kansas

15

Johnny Whitmore

Wichita, Kansas

16

Marc Robe

Wichita, Kansas

17

Brad Johnston

Peck, Kansas

18

Brandon Blochlinger

Concordia, Kansas

19

Brian Dailey

Emporia, Kansas

20

Brad Morris

Junction City, Kansas

 

 

 

 

#9 Kirk Karst of Russell, Kansas and an unidentified driver in #38s are shown here on the pace lap before one of the thumper races on this afternoon - Kirk Karst collection

 

 

 

 

Chris Pitts

Charlie Pitts collection

Dustin Carey

In the Dirt photo

Rickey Blackburn

Hutchinson News

Scott Miller

Scott Miller collection

 

 

 

Richard Wilson

Wilson collection

Randy Wilson

Wilson collection

Brandon Blochlinger

In the Dirt photo

Don Renfro

Rob Simmons photo

 

 

 

Scott Green

Green collection

Marlin Farr

Farr collection

Travis Govern

Rob Simmons collection

Brian Powers

Rob Simmons photo

 

 

 

Johnny Whitmore

Whitmore collection

Greg Stephens

In the Dirt photo from the Hurd collection

 

 

 

   

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