MARSHFIELD MOTOR SPEEDWAY ENDS YEAR WITH AWARDS BANQUET!
Marshfield’s Eagles Club was host to the 2011 Marshfield Motor Speedway Annual Awards Banquet, held Friday, November 11th.
Curt Keene and Andrew Bartelt served as Masters of Ceremonies. Kevin Ramsell and Mike “Lumpy” Lemke of ASA were on hand to speak, as was Diana Gruman of Rasmussen College. Award winning tv reporter Bill Holland of Holland Enterprises, Tom Loos of Tom Loos Racing Photography, and Ed Gerl of Ed Gerl Productions were also special guests of the evening.
Numerous track champions were crowned as well as Sportsmanship awards, Rookie of the Year awards, Most Improved Driver awards, Sponsor Recognition awards, Employee Regonition awards, Yellow River Racing Series Champion, amongst numerous other awards.
With several hundred people present for the evening’s events, which was concluded with music by J.M.E. Disc Jockey Service, it was a great night had by all!
PHOTOS COURTESY OF TOM LOOS RACING PHOTOGRAPHY
SUPER LATE MODEL DRIVERS RECEIVING POINT FUND TROPHIES ARE DEAN LAPOINTE, DON “THUNDER” TURNER, MATT WISZ (FOR JORDAN THIEL), JASON WEINKAUF, JACK GREENWOOD, BEN PETTIS, CHAMPION RONNIE RIHN, AND RANDALL WILHORN!
CWMSA 4-CYLINDER DRIVERS RECEIVING POINT FUND TROPIHES ARE MATT COLE, CHRISTINE SCHMUDE (ROOKIE OF THE YEAR), DON DUNOW, RICK BRANDL, DENNIS GOETSCH, MIKE DIXON, CHARLIE DIXON, AND CHAMPION STEVE HAUSER!
2011 MARSHFIELD MOTOR SPEEDWAY SPONSOR RECOGNITION AWARDS WENT TO BRIAN & JULIE SMITH OF NAPA OF MARSHFIELD AND SARA NIKOLAY OF ULTRA COM WIRELESS – SARA WAS UNABLE TO ATTEND. THANK YOU TO BOTH SPONSORS FOR THEIR DEVOTION TO LOCAL AUTO RACING!
2011 MMS RACING FAMILY OF THE YEAR AWARD WENT TO BUD DECK TURN 4. MARK KATZENBERGER, PERRY SCHULTZ, AND PAT KOHLBECK WERE ON HAND TO RECEIVE THEIR AWARDS. SPECIAL THANKS TO THESE GENTLEMEN FOR THEIR CONTINUAL SUPPORT OF MARSHFIELD MOTOR SPEEDWAY!
RECIPIENTS OF THE SPECIAL 2011 MMS SPORTSMANSHIP AWARDS ARE: BRANDON HERR – MIDWEST MOD 4′S, CHARLIE NICKEL – BANDITS, CHRISTINE SCHMUDE – CWMSA 4-CYLINDERS, KYLE WOLOSEK – CWSSA SUPER STOCKS, AND JACK GREENWOOD – SUPER LATE MODELS!