06/16/18 The Dirt Oval at Route 66



JOLIET, IL — June 16, 2018 — Continuing his DIRTcar Summer Nationals hot streak — this time in dominant fashion — Shannon Babb of Moweaqua, IL led from flag-to-flag to capture his third straight Hell Tour victory in Saturday night's 30-lap Feature at the Dirt Oval at Route 66. The 44-year-old driver's 95th career Summer Nationals triumph came by 2.771 seconds over Brandon Thirlby.

 

FEATURE

PLACE START DRIVER POINTS
1 1 Shannon Babb (18) 75
Moweaqua, Il.
2 7 Brandon Thirlby (M14) 70
Traverse City, Mi.
3 2 Mike Mataragas (1m) 65
Sycamore, Il.
4 6 Tony Jackson Jr. (56) 60
Lebanon, Mo.
5 8 Tim Manville (33) 55
Highland, Il.
6 11 Billy Moyer (21) 53
Batesville, Ar.
7 5 Brian Shirley (3s) 51
Chatham, Il.
8 4 Chad Simpson (25s) 49
Mt Vernon, Ia.
9 14 Jason Feger (25) 47
Bloomington, Il.
10 16 Nick Hoffman (2) 45
Mooresville, Nc.
11 22 Austin Rettig (94) 44
Sikeston, Mo.
12 10 Paul Stubber (31AUS) 43
Bunbury, Ar.
13 21 Billy Moyer Jr (21JR) 42
Batesville, Ar.
14 19 Bob Gardner (4G) 41
Washington, Il.
15 17 Mike Spatola (89) 40
Manhattan, Il.
16 12 Ryan Unzicker (24) 39
El Paso, Il.
17 20 Paul Parker (10P) 38
Depere, Wi.
18 15 Gordy Gundaker (11G) 37
St Charles, Mo.
19 9 Timothy Culp (C8) 36
Prattsville, Ar.
20 13 Rusty Schlenk (CJ1) 35
Mcclure, Oh.
21 3 Frank Heckenast Jr (99JR) 34
Frankfort, Il.
22 18 Chris Simpson (32s) 33
Oxford, Ia.

 

QUALIFYING 1

PLACE START DRIVER POINTS
1 2 Shannon Babb (18)  
Moweaqua, Il.
2 5 Chad Simpson (25s)  
Mt Vernon, Ia.
3 9 Brandon Thirlby (M14)  
Traverse City, Mi.
4 3 Paul Stubber (31AUS)  
Bunbury, Ar.
5 4 Rusty Schlenk (CJ1)  
Mcclure, Oh.
6 1 Mike Spatola (89)  
Manhattan, Il.
7 7 Bob Gardner (4G)  
Washington, Il.
8 6 Austin Rettig (94)  
Sikeston, Mo.
9 8 Justin Reed (11)  

Camp Point, Il.

 

 

QUALIFYING 2

PLACE START DRIVER POINTS
1 6 Mike Mataragas (1m)  
Sycamore, Il.
2 8 Brian Shirley (3s)  
Chatham, Il.
3 5 Nick Hoffman (2)  
Mooresville, Nc.
4 1 Billy Moyer (21)  
Batesville, Ar.
5 4 Tim Manville (33)  
Highland, Il.
6 9 Jason Feger (25)  
Bloomington, Il.
7 3 Billy Moyer Jr (21JR)  
Batesville, Ar.
8 7 Jeremy Conaway (15F)  
Springfield, Il.
9 2 Devin Gilpin (1G)  
North Vernon, In.  

 

QUALIFYING 3

PLACE START DRIVER POINTS
1 5 Tony Jackson Jr. (56)  
Lebanon, Mo.
2 9 Frank Heckenast Jr (99JR)  
Frankfort, Il.
3 7 Chris Simpson (32s)  
Oxford, Ia.
4 3 Timothy Culp (C8)  
Prattsville, Ar.
5 8 Ryan Unzicker (24)  
El Paso, Il.
6 4 Spencer Diercks (29)  
Davenport, Ia.
7 1 Paul Parker (10P)  
Depere, Wi.
8 6 Gordy Gundaker (11G)  
St Charles, Mo.
9 2 Mark Rose (0)  
Dorchester, Wi.  

 

HEAT 1

PLACE START DRIVER POINTS
1 1 Shannon Babb (18)  
Moweaqua, Il.
2 2 Chad Simpson (25s)  
Mt Vernon, Ia.
3 3 Brandon Thirlby (M14)  
Traverse City, Mi.
4 4 Paul Stubber (31AUS)  
Bunbury, Ar.
5 5 Rusty Schlenk (CJ1)  
Mcclure, Oh.
6 6 Mike Spatola (89)  
Manhattan, Il.
7 8 Austin Rettig (94)  
Sikeston, Mo.
8 7 Bob Gardner (4G)  
Washington, Il.
9 9 Justin Reed (11)  
Camp Point, Il.  

 

HEAT 2

PLACE START DRIVER POINTS
1 1 Mike Mataragas (1m)  
Sycamore, Il.
2 2 Brian Shirley (3s)  
Chatham, Il.
3 5 Tim Manville (33)  
Highland, Il.
4 4 Billy Moyer (21)  
Batesville, Ar.
5 6 Jason Feger (25)  
Bloomington, Il.
6 3 Nick Hoffman (2)  
Mooresville, Nc.
7 7 Billy Moyer Jr (21JR)  
Batesville, Ar.
8 8 Jeremy Conaway (15F)  
Springfield, Il.
9 9 Devin Gilpin (1G)  
North Vernon, In.  

 

HEAT 3

PLACE START DRIVER POINTS
1 2 Frank Heckenast Jr (99JR)  
Frankfort, Il.
2 1 Tony Jackson Jr. (56)  
Lebanon, Mo.
3 4 Timothy Culp (C8)  
Prattsville, Ar.
4 5 Ryan Unzicker (24)  
El Paso, Il.
5 8 Gordy Gundaker (11G)  
St Charles, Mo.
6 7 Paul Parker (10P)  
Depere, Wi.
7 9 Mark Rose (0)  
Dorchester, Wi.
8 3 Chris Simpson (32s)  
Oxford, Ia.
9 6 Spencer Diercks (29)  
Davenport, Ia.  

 

C-MAIN

PLACE START DRIVER POINTS
1 2 Nick Hoffman (2)  
Mooresville, Nc.
2 1 Mike Spatola (89)  
Manhattan, Il.
3 9 Chris Simpson (32s)  
Oxford, Ia.
4 7 Bob Gardner (4G) 0
Washington, Il.
5 3 Paul Parker (10P) 0
Depere, Wi.
6 6 Mark Rose (0) 32
Dorchester, Wi.
7 4 Austin Rettig (94) 0
Sikeston, Mo.
8 5 Billy Moyer Jr (21JR) 0
Batesville, Ar.
9 8 Jeremy Conaway (15F) 10
Springfield, Il.
10 10 Justin Reed (11) 10
Camp Point, Il.
11 12 Spencer Diercks (29) 10
Davenport, Ia.
12 11 Devin Gilpin (1G) 10
North Vernon, In.