WISSOTA: Mars Overtakes Doar
For $5k Win in "Dakotah Rumble" at Brown Co.
ABERDEEN, S.D. - July 17. Jimmy Mars claimed his fifth special event win of the season in Saturday's
"Dakotah Rumble" 55-lap Late Model featureat Brown County Speedway. Mars, of Menomonie, Wis., earned $5,000 for the
With 42 total Late Model teams signed in, Mars earned a starting spot in third while Pat Doar started
on the pole inside of Lance Matthees. Matthees spun his #90 on the start to bring out the only caution of the
Back under way, Mars tracked Doar for the first 18 laps of the feature before taking the lead in heavy traffic
and moving through slower cars for the final 26 circuits of caution-free racing, lapping most of the
field in the process. Doar gave up ground to Steve Laursen and Marshall Fegers before finishing fourth.
Veteran John Kaanta completed the top five.
July 16 - Brown Co Speedway WISSOTA Dacotah
1) Jimmy Mars, 2) Steve Laursen, 3)
Marshall Fegers, 4) Pat Doar, 5) John Kaanta, 6) Corey Seckerson, 7) Jeff Provinzino, 8) David
McDonald, 9) Joel Cryderman, 10) Eric Breeschoten, 11) Chad Becker, 12) Jeff Wildung, 13) Zach Johnson,
14) Justin Fegers, 15) Lance Matthees, 16) Scott Ward, 17) Don Shaw, 18) Mike Balcaen, 19) Kent Arment,
20) Tony Leiker, 21) Seth Brede, 22) John Bey, 23) Jeremy Keller, 24) Corey Nelson.
winners (42 entries): Matthees, Marshall Fegers, Seckerson
Kevin Kovac photo