Three races have been run in weekly competition at the Red River Co-Op Speedway this season, with three different drivers winning races. Mike Balcaen won on June 18th, Bill Mooney, driver of the No. 2 OMG Candy MasterSbuilt by JMR, won on June 11th, and Ricky Weiss won the opener on June 4th. Mooney enters the evening as the point leader in the Red River Co-Op Speedway's weekly standings by eight markers over Mike Balcaen. Kevin Sexton is third, with Paul Veert and Shane Edginton, driver of the No. 5E Avonlea Group Victory Circle rounding out the top five.
Mike Balcaen leads the NLRA point standings with a twelve point advantage over Dustin Strand. Brad Seng sits in the third spot, while Steffen Snare and Steve Anderson, driver of the No. 9 Hi-Per-Flex Panel Systems Pierce, round out the top five. Ricky Weiss is in the sixth spot, with Cody Skytland, driver of the No. 75 Langdon Implement MasterSbuilt by JMR in seventh, Jeff Hapala, driver of the No. 16S Auto Solutions Rocket eighth, Cole Schill, driver of the No. 44 Rivinius Ranch MasterSbuilt by JMR ninth, and Norm Olson, driver of the No. 29 Disabled American Veterans MasterSbuilt rounding out the top ten. Racing begins at seven o'clock on Thursday night.
Previous NLRA Feature Winners at Red River Co-Op Speedway:
2014 - Brad Seng on July 17
2013 - Joey Pederson on June 27
2012 - Brad Seng on June 28
2009 - Ricky Weiss on June 11; Troy Schill on August 6
2008 - Brad Seng on May 22; Mike Balcaen on August 7
2007 - Kevin Sexton on May 17; Scott Greer on June 21; Kevin Sexton on August 16; Joel Cryderman on Sept. 8
2006 - Mike Balcaen on June 15; John Seitz on August 17; Kevin Sexton on Sept. 9
2005 - John Seitz on June 16; Mike Balcaen on Sept. 10
2004 - Troy Schill on May 1; Kevin Sexton on Sept. 11
2003 - Mike Balcaen on May 3; Joey Pederson on Sept. 6
2001 - Joey Pederson on April 28
1998 - Howie Schill on June 17; Mike Balcaen on July 15
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