MARSHFIELD MOTOR SPEEDWAY ENDS YEAR WITH AWARDS BANQUET!
Posted under News by Wayne Brevik on November 14th, 2011
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!
CWSSA SUPER STOCK DRIVERS RECEIVING POINT FUND TROPHIES ARE JOHN KASBOSKI, JOE NOWAK, NATALIE DECKER, KYLE WOLOSEK, CHAMPION RYAN HINNER, AND BRYAN LANGRECK!
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!
BANDIT DRIVERS RECEIVING POINT FUND TROPHIES ARE SCOTT CIESIELSKI, ISAIAH ROWE, CHARLIE NICKEL, RON COLE, CHAMPION TIM ANDERSON, AND HARRY BELL!
MIDWEST MOD 4 DRIVERS ON HAND TO RECEIVE THEIR POINT FUND TROPHIES ARE ROBERT DALSKY, DALE LOUZE, AND CHAMPION PHIL MALOUF (WITH HIS BEAUTIFUL DAUGHTER)
SPECIAL THANKS TO ANDREW BARTELT AND CURT KEENE FOR SERVING AS MASTERS OF CEREMONIES!
SPECIAL GUEST, KEVIN RAMSELL – PUBLIC RELATIONS DIRECTOR FOR ASA, WAS ON HAD TO SPEAK ABOUT ASA!
SPECIAL GUEST, MIKE “LUMPY” LEMKE, ASA NATIONAL TECH DIRECTOR, WAS ON HAND TO SPEAK ABOUT ASA AND THEIR RULES!
YELLOW RIVER RACING SERIES TOP THREE – STEVE SELK (ACCEPTING FOR CHAD SELK), RONNIE RIHN – SECOND, AND CHAMPION JASON WEINKAUF!
SUPER LATE MODEL “ROOKIE OF THE YEAR” RECIPIENT IS RANDALL WILHORN!
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!
JERRY REINWAND AND JANE SCHIFERL WERE THIS YEAR’S RECIPIENTS OF THE 2011 MARSHFIELD MOTOR SPEEDWAY EMPLOYEE RECOGNITION AWARD!
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!
2011 MOST IMPROVED DRIVERS ARE: CHARLES DIXON – CWMSA 4-CYLINDERS, RYAN HINNER – CWSSA SUPER STOCKS, AND DON “THUNDER” TURNER – SUPER LATE MODELS!
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!
THE 2011 MMS CREW CHIEF OF THE YEAR AWARD WENT TO GLEN BUSH, JR. GLEN IS CREW CHIEF OF THE DON “THUNDER” TURNER #7 RACE TEAM. PRESENTING THE AWARD TO GLEN IS “THUNDER” HIMSELF!
SPECIAL THANKS TO DIANA GRUMAN OF RASMUSSEN COLLEGE FOR BEING A GUEST SPEAKER AND REPRESENTING SPONSOR RASMUSSEN COLLEGE!