Hobby Stock Drivers

Valentino’s IMCA Hobby Stock 2022 Registered Drivers:

MATT BECKNER
Car #: 00M
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 29
Birthday: April 12th
Chassis: Charger Chassis
Engine: Beckner Racing Engine
Sponsors: Adams Automotive, Brodds Small Engine Repair, The Clipper, Charger Chassis, Demon Decals

IAN ROSCHOWSKI
Car #: 2
City of Residence: Beatrice, NE
Age: 19
Birthday: October 2nd
Chassis: Jet
Engine: Open

BROOKE FLICKIGER
Car #: 2B
City of Residence: Columbus, NE
Age: 29
Birthday: March 3rd
Chassis: Charger
Engine: Crate
Sponsors: Huss Racing, MAG Motorsports, Stone Cold Restorations, Resting Heart Cattle Co., Top Stich Upholstery, Putney Trucking, Five P Logistics, Full Throttle, DSR
Racing Accomplishments: 2017 Sport Compact Division-Boone County Raceway Track Champion, US 30 Speedway Track Champion, Nebraska State Champion, Lady Eagle Champion, 2018 hobby Stock Divison- Rookie of the Year Eagle Raceway

DAVID CARTER
Car #: 2C
City of Residence: Fremont, NE
Age: 41
Birthday: May 6th
Chassis: Charger 
Engine: Crate
Pit Crew: Tucker Carter, Jeff Modhal
Sponsors: Village Pointe Toyota, Charger Chassis, Demon Decals, Go Big Motorsports

BRIAN HALLER
Car #: 2cs
City of Residence: Hastings, NE
Age: 56
Birthday: March 12th
Chassis:Monte Carlo
Engine: Crate
Pit Crew: Anyone
Sponsors: ME

KYLE SCHAMP
Car #: 2K
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 32
Birthday: September 4th
Chassis: Spyder
Engine: Open
Pit Crew: Kevin Potts
Major Sponsors: Moock Trucking, Bailey’s Local

TAYLOR HUSS
Car #: 3
City of Residence: Fairbury, NE
Age: 27
Birthday: December 5th
Chassis: Jet
Engine: Stone Cold Restorations Claim
Pit Crew: Paul Huss
Major Sponsors: Stone Cold Restorations, Hergott Farms
Racing Accomplishments: 2018 Spring Nationals Champion, 2018 Beatrice Track Chmapion

NEIL PELLA
Car #: 3N
City of Residence: Adams, NE
Age: 30
Birthday: March 19th
Chassis: Spyder
Engine: Stone Cold Restoration
Pit Crew: Travis Schellpeper, Trevor Bessey, Taylor Hancock
Racing Accomplishments: 2019 rookie

KIRSTEN BRUCE
Car #: 4K
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 18
Birthday: November 5th
Chassis: Charger
Engine: Crate
Pit Crew: Dad, Mom, Brother
Sponsors: Schaefer’s , www.fireworks.is, Sew Chaos, Waverly Hookin and Haulin, Bruce Home Improvements
Racing Accomplishments: 4th in points at Junction Motor Speedway 2021 Season

DAN MARKHAM
Car #: 6
City of Residence: Plattsmouth, NE
Age: 40
Birthday: April 27th
Chassis: Homebuilt
Engine: Crate
Pit Crew: Tracy Markham

ROY ARMSTRONG
Car #: 6R
City of Residence: Beatrice, NE
Age: 61
Birthday: November 10th

BRIAN MERKSICK
Car #: 7M
City of Residence: Council Bluffs, IA
Age: 48
Birthday: May 19th

NICHOLAS SHANNON
Car #: 7S
City of Residence: Council Bluffs, IA
Age: 38
Birthday: July 2nd

TANNER DOWTY
Car #: 7T
City of Residence: Fremont, Ne
Age: 28
Birthday: October 3rd

TRAVIS BLYTHE
Car #: 8
City of Residence: Beatrice, NE
Age: 35
Birthday: March 17th

MURRAY HAUGEN II
Car #: 8
City of Residence: Deshler, NE
Age: 51
Birthday: January 18th

BRAD SCHREINER
Car #: 10
City of Residence: Weeping Water, NE
Age: 37
Birthday: February 17th
Chassis: Home Built
Engine: 602 Crate

FLETCHER PETERSEN
Car #: 10c
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 18
Birthday: April 20th
Chassis: bart
Engine:Crate
Pit Crew: Grandpa Al, Braeden, Max, Piper
Major Sponsors: Franklin Drywall, Ehlers Animal Care, All about Family, Hall Electric, SP Group, Crusty’s Feed store
Racing Accomplishments: first year of racing

CHASE WEILERCLAYTON PETERS
Car #: 11
City of Residence: Waco, NE
Age: 22
Birthday:Charger
Major Sponsors:Wydd Enterprise

MICHAEL WADE
Car #: 12
City of Residence: Dorchester, NE
Age: 28
Birthday: January 26th
Chassis: Bigg Johnson
Engine: Crate

JESSE DOCTER
Car #: 12
City of Residence: Firth, NE
Age: 27
Birthday: July 10th
Chassis: Dodge Demon
Engine: Claim
Major Sponsors: Self

TYLER JACKSON
Car #: 13t
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 29
Birthday: May 20th

JUSTIN MYRE
Car #: 13M
City of Residence: Carter Lake, IA
Age: 39
Birthday: January 13th
Chassis: sidewinder
Engine: 602

TRISTAN GRAPE
Car #: 14
City of Residence: Columbus, NE
Age: 24
Birthday: February 14th
Chassis: Charger Chassis
Engine: Crate
Pit Crew: Tyson, Jeff, Josh, Dillon
Sponsors: Jeffs Farm Tire and Service, Tomlinson Farms, Charger Chassis, Demon Decals
Racing Accomplishments: started racing in 1996. started in the hobby stock class at I-80 , I have raced hobby Stock and Sport mod. Have a few heat race wins

TIM PRITCHETT
Car #: 16
City of Residence: Beemer, NE
Age: 42
Birthday: July 23rd
Chassis:2015 Eliminator Chassis
Engine: Crate
Pit Crew: Anyone that comes with us
Sponsors: Bracht Farms, Logaman Auto Parts & Machine, Affinity Tattoo, Outback Motorsports

TYLER SAATHOFF
Car #: 16T
City of Residence: Holland, NE
Age: 36
Birthday: July 16th
Pit Crew: Corey, Chance, Brett, Dad Jarret

TROY DOWTY
Car #: 17T
City of Residence: Fremont, NE
Age: 49
Birthday: October 18th

TIM LaPOINTE
Car #: 18
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 47
Birthday: December 7th
Chassis: Spider
Engine: 350 Claim
Pit Crew: Shelly LaPointe, Roger Dillion
Sponsors: LaPointe Racing 
Racing Accomplishments: 2010 Rookie, best appearing car 2 years in a row, have finished 8th, 10th in points. Been racing since 2010, have always finished in top 15 in points.

KYLE CASTEEL
Car #: 18k

NICKALAUS JENSEN
Car #: 22J
City of Residence: Hickman, NE
Age: 42
Birthday:October 17th
Sponsors: Complete Carpet and Flooring

DYLAN REICKS
Car #: 23R
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 22
Birthday: August 23rd
Chassis: Bigg Daddy
Engine: Barry Lewis Open Motor
Pit Crew: Rayce, Nickm Cole Devan, Nathan
Major Sponsors: Reicks Way Trucking, Lewis Automotive, Tenksi Farms, zoucha Hay Grinding, Funkhouser Construction

TYLAN LAMBERTUS
Car #: 24T
City of Residence: Grand Island, NE
Age: 19
Birthday: May 31st

DILLON RICHARDS
Car #: 24R
City of Residence: Beatrice, NE
Age: 23
Birthday: January 30th
Chassis: Jet
Engine: Crate
Major Sponsors: Jet Racing, S&L Trenching, Festers Bait & Tackle

BRANDON FISHER
Car #: 25
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 40
Birthday: August 31st
Chassis: Charger
Engine: Crate
Major Sponsors: Platte Valley Co., Cruise Custom Golf Cars, Swenson Wealth Management, Olde world guns, Enerlox Windows

BRINT LEMKE
Car #: 26L
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 48
Birthday: October 16th
Chassis: Charger Chassis
Engine: Crate

COLE KRICHAU
Car #: 30K
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 30
Birthday: August 31st
Chassis: Bigg Daddy
Engine: Open

KHRYSTA STRANSKY
Car #: 39
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 43
Birthday: September 2nd
Chassis: Charger Chassis
Engine: Crate
Pit Crew: Thom, Karey, Josh, Nate, Orion
Sponsors: Pro Tint, Big Sals, Cooks Cafe, Bethany Coffee Shop, The Shop, Sardeson, Gary Dominguez Home Real Estate, Big Red Towing, Ya Girls Lashes By Sky, Hy-Vee, Orion Racing

ADAM WASSERMAN
Car #: 41
City of Residence: Fairbury, NE
Age: 22
Birthday: January 18th
Chassis: Crate
Major Sponsors: Ba Wasserman Trucking, Black Diamond Exteriors, Criner’s Corner Bar and Grill, schmidt’s Inc., Scheffers Racing Oil

KEVIN BETZEN
Car #: 42
City of Residence: David City, NE
Age: 47
Birthday: July 10th
Chassis:Charger
Engine: Crate
Major Sponsors: Charger Chassis, Demon Decals, Todd Yiwdrek, Goldfuss Racing& Fab

SCOTT SANTEE
Car #: 42C
City of Residence: Omaha, NE
Age: 61
Birthday: December 6th
Chassis: Monte Carlo
Engine: Claim
Pit Crew: Rob Kirby

TRAVIS LANDAUER
Car #: 45
City of Residence: Albion NE
Age: 37
Birthday: November 27th
Chassis: Charger Chassis

RYAN GILLAND
Car #: 46
City of Residence: Sterling, NE
Age: 39
Birthday: May 23rd
Chassis: Jet Chassis
Engine: Stone Cold Restorations
Pit Crew: Mike Fielder, Jeff Christman, Remington Johnson
Sponsors:  Gilland Builders, Gilland Electric, Paul Scholl Construction, Ironwood Builders, Winlectric

DILLION OWENS
Car #: 51
City of Residence: Council Bluffs, IA
Age: 24
Birthday: July 20th
Chassis: Hell Raiser
Engine: Crate
Major Sponsors: Larry’s Land And Cattle Co., Midwest Excavating

TRENTON DOWTY
Car #: 53T
City of Residence: Fremont, NE
Age: 26
Birthday: August 21st
Chassis: Mad Mike Chassis
Engine: Crate
Pit Crew: Sidney Rumery, Jon Samson

AUSTIN BRUHN
Car #: 55
City of Residence: Leigh, NE
Age: 26
Birthday: July 10th

 JEFF DODD
Car #: 55J
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 38
Birthday: September 24th
Chassis: Big Daddy
Engine: Open
Pit Crew: Danny Mick, Jason Mick
Sponsors: Jessica School Of Dance

JEFF WATTS
Car #: 66
City of Residence: Beatrice, NE
Age: 45
Birthday: April 26th
Chassis: Charger Chassis
Engine: Crate/ Open
Pit Crew: Jana Reed
Sponsors: Demon Decals,Goldfuss Shocks, Weyer Repair, Escape, VanWinkle Masonry, Julies Hotdogs, Kotchlookin Grafix, Browns Shoe Fit, Filley Custom Powdeder Coating
Racing Accomplishments: Track Champion in Beatrice in ’08 & ’09

KYLE GANNON
Car #: 66G
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 45
Birthday: November 30th
Chassis: Assassin
Engine: Crate
Major Sponsors: DSA Performance

JASON HALAGARDA
Car #: 67
City of Residence: Plattsmouth, NE

KENNETH ROBERTS
Car #: 69
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 36
Birthday: January 11th

BRENDON STIGGE
Car #: 69S
City of Residence: Fairbury, NE
Age: 34
Birthday: February 9th
Chassis: Jet
Engine: Crate
Sponsors: B.A. Wasserman Trucking, Hergott Farms, Schmidts Inc., Coordsen Farms, K.E.D Trucking, Pollman Heating and Air, Criners Corner, Miller Seed, Warnke Tree Shearing, Big Tease, Penner Insurance, Z-4 Trucking

BILLY ROBERTS
Car #: 69X
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 58
Birthday: October 8th
Chassis: 83 Cutlass
Engine: Me
Pit Crew: ME

CHRISTIAN DESTEFANO
Car #: 71C
City of Residence: Gothenburg, NE
Age: 30
Birthday: September 19th
Chassis: HBR
Engine: Open
Major Sponsors: Hogan Brothers Racing

ROBERT GOULD
Car #: 72
City of Residence: Eagle, NE
Age: 52
Birthday: October 14th
Chassis: Jet Chassis
Engine: 355

JOE COPELAND
Car #: 81J
City of Residence:LaVista, NE
Age: 31
Birthday: November 24th
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ALBERT KIIHNE
Car #: 85
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 43
Birthday: February 5th
Chassis: Charger
Engine: Crate

MIKE STEIER
Car #: 87
City of Residence: Bennington, NE
Age: 35
Birthday: June 26th

JEREMY KINSEY
Car #:88K
City of Residence: Henderson, NE
Age: 34
Birthday: August 6th
Chassis: Prowler
Engine: Crate
Major Sponsors: Kiner Inc., SRG Gildes

DON HALL JR.
Car #: 92
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 54
Birthday: November 11th
Chassis: Hall Chassis
Engine: Home Built
Pit Crew: Michalle, Kasha, Hillbilly
Major Sponsors: Richard’s Machine, Moonlight Ranch, S&L Trenching, Bob’s Autobody
Racing Accomplishments: Started Racing in 2004, 4 time Feature Winner

KASHA HALL
Car #: 92K
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 22
Birthday: October 2nd
Chassis: Hall Chassis
Engine: Home Built
Pit Crew: Don, Michalle, Hillbilly
Major Sponsors: Richard’s Machine, Moonlight Ranch, S&L Trenching, Bob’s Autobody
Racing Accomplishments: Started Racing in 2016, 2016 , 2017, 2018 & 2019Eagle Raceway Most Popular Sport Compact Driver, 2019 Eagle Raceway Most Improved Sport Compact Driver, 1-B Feature win

MIKE HANSEN
Car #: 94
City of Residence: Weeping Water, NE
Age: 53
Birthday: January 9th
Chassis: Hansen Chassis
Engine: Crate
Pit Crew:Kevin Hansen, Brad Schreiner
Sponsors: Keckler Oil
Racing Accomplishments:  a Few wins and a few losses

 JARED JACKSON
Car #: 98
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 25
Birthday: July 2nd
Chassis: Charger
Engine: Richards Machine
Pit Crew:  Hailey, Dillion,Corey, Andrew, Sue, Craig, Bill, Baby Jackson
 Sponsors: Richard’s Machine, Charger Chassis, Extreme Motor Sports, Andersen Motorsports, DB Customs, Jensen Racing
Racing Accomplishments: Keeping up with the pack, Making A Features, Couple top tens and having fun

BEN BECHER
Car #: B4
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 40
Birthday: February 18th
Chassis: Charger Chassis
Engine: Beckner Racing Engines
Pit Crew: Clark Becher
Sponsors: Integrity Exterior Solutions

 

CODY MUTH
Car #: Z00M
City of Residence: Fremont, NE
Age: 27
Birthday: February 7th
Chassis: home built
Engine: doug stevenson/Open
Pit Crew: Dean Muth, Doug Stevenson, Rob Andrews, Shawn Stevenson, Doug Jr Stevenson, Steve S, Michael Shaw