CWRA season ends at Marshfield: Weinfurter Tour champion
For the Rapids City Times
MARSHFIELD – The CWRA Stars to Legends Tour concluded its eighth race season Sept. 29 at Marshfield Motor Speedway, with Chad Butz, Green Bay, and Jeff Weinfurter, Wisconsin Rapids, taking home 30-lap Feature victories. With his performance, Weinfurter becomes the 2018 CWRA Tour champion, by 56 points over Darek Gress, Neillsville, and 64 over Darren Jackson, Nekoosa.
A record car count for the Tour in 2018, 24 cars participated in the program which had been pushed ahead to Saturday from it’s originally scheduled date of Sept. 28, due to cold weather.
30-lap Feature One: 1.Chad Butz, Green Bay 2. Neil Knoblock, Wausau 3. Darek Gress, Neillsville 4. Dan Lindsley, Iron Mountain 5. Putch Bentley, Iron River, MI 6. Corey Manders, Hilbert 7. Scott Stanchina, Kingsford, MI 8. Dillon Mackesy, Athens 9. Derek Doerr, Watertown 10. Brian Henry, Omro 11. Darren Jackson, Nekoosa 12. Jesse Bernhagen, Stevens Point 13. Monte Gress, Neillsville 14. Frank Nitzke, Berlin 15. Derrick Van Dreel, Wis. Rapids 16. Greg Matthews, Wis. Rapids 17. Jason Stark, Sparta 18. Dave Neitzke, Eureka 19. Jason Wells, Kimberly 20. Jeff Weinfurter, Wisconsin Rapids 21. Eric Wilhite, Athens 22. Mike Sievers, Wisconsin Rapids 23. Jack Greenwood, Phillips 24. Mark Mackesy, Wausau
30 lap Feature Two: 1.Weinfurter 2. Lindsley 3. Butz 4. Stark 5. Van Dreel 6. Knoblock 7. M. Gress 8. Doerr 9. Nitzke 10. D. Gress 11. Bernhagen 12. Stanchina 13. Manders 14. Bentley 15. Jackson 16. D. Mackesy 17.Henry 18. Matthews 19. Neitzke 20. Wilhite 21. Greenwood 22. Wells, DNS 23.Sievers, DNS 24. M. Mackesy, DNS