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JASON MARTIN
Car #:
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 37
Birthday: April 29th

CHASE WEILER
Car #: 0
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 36
Birthday: January 28th

SHAYLE BADE
Car #: 03
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 26
Birthday: July 24th

COLIN SMITH
Car #: 05
City of Residence: Sheldon, IA

DOUG LOVEGROVE
Car #:1
City of Residence: Waverly, NE
Age: 48
Birthday: September 3rd

BRANDON HORTON
Car #:1B
City of Residence: Waterloo, NE
Age: 25
Birthday: March 15th
Chassis: Triple X
Engine: Horton Racing Engines
Sponsors: Duros Dent Works, West Omaha Boat N Jet Ski, Dave’s Auto Body, Omaha Barbell

MATT RICHARDS
Car #1R
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 45
Birthday: May 25th
Chassis: Maxim
Engine: Richard’s Machine
Sponsors: Husker Car Wash, J&K Trucking, Deuces Wild Powder Coating
Racing Accomplishments: 2018 Missouri State IMCA Sprint Car Champion

MIKE HOUSEMAN
Car #: 4L
City of Residence: Des Moines, IA
Age: 34
Birthday: December 15th
Chassis: J&J
Engine: Grasmere
Sponsors: Mike & Dean Drywall, Phoenix Metals, Nothing But Custom LLC, Infinite Color Work LLC, Briar King Construction
Racing Accomplishments: 2008 Most Improved Driver- Knoxville Raceway, 2014 Hard Charger Award- Knoxville Raceway, 2018 Race Saver Iowa Point Champion

DWIGHT CARTER
Car #:4U
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 55
Birthday: April 9th
Chassis: Eagle
Engine: Assassin 
Sponsors: Slide Job Graphics, End User Innovations, Joyo Theatre
Children: Jonathan & Claire

NATHAN WEILER
Car #: 4W
City of Residence: Omaha, NE
Age: 33
Birthday: October 2nd

JASON DANLEY
Car #: 4X
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 47
Birthday: September 23rd
Chassis: Schnee
Engine: Shoulders
Sponsors: Wilber Windows, Climatech, Gerlach Homes

ANDREW JACKSON
Car #:5A
City of Residence: Fremont, NE
Age: 55
Birthday: February 24th
Chassis: J&J
Engine: Assassin
Crew Chief: Corey Ohara
Crew: Tyler Jackson, Isaiah Hahn
Owner: Susan Jackson

SHANE SUNQUIST
Car #: 7X
City of Residence: Bertrand, NE
Age: 24
Birthday: July 11th

JIMMY GRASSO
Car #:8G
City of Residence: Omaha, NE
Age: 25
Birthday: December 30th
Chassis: Triple X
Engine: Assassin
Owner: Grasso Brothers & Dad LLC

TYLER DRUEKE
Car #:12
City of Residence: Eagle, NE
Age: 25
Birthday: May 14th

NEIL NICKOLITE
Car #: 12N
City of Residence: Bellwood, NE
Age: 20
Birthday: November 14th

JOEY DANLEY
Car #: 14
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 25
Birthday: February 4th
Chassis: Eagle
Engine: Shoulders Racing 
Sponsors: Empire Fence, Heiserman Flooring

JOSH RIGGINS
Car #: 14J
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 32
Birthday: August 30th

ZACH GLASER
Car #: 15
City of Residence: Cleveland, MN
Age: 29
Birthday: March 2nd

JACK POTTER
Car #: 15
City of Residence: Lees Summit, MO
Age: 33
Birthday: February 12th

MARK VANDERHEIDEN
Car #: 15V
City of Residence: Papillion, NE
Age: 39
Birthday: May 4th
Chassis: Wolfweld
Engine: Assassin
Sponsors: Gina V Physical Therapy, Phoenix Pools, B Douglas Construction Solutions, 316 Strategy Group
                    Soul & Swag, Papio Bit BBQ, Barrett Clinic
Accomplishments: Sprint Nationals Big Show Qualifier (2014)
Spouse: Gina
Children: Cole (12) & Brynn (10)

TERRY RICHARDS
Car #: 18
City of Residence: Denton, NE
Age: 49
Birthday: December 17th

KAYLA STOOPS
Car #: 18K
City of Residence: Kennard, NE
Age: 24
Birthday: July 27th
Chassis: Maxim
Engine: Assassin
Sponsors: ATV Motorsports, Precise Racing, Stumpy’s Graphics
Racing Accomplishments: Rookie of the Year 4 times, 3 Mini Sprint Championships
Pit Crew: Dad & Jeff
Children: Novah-Lynn

DUSTIN REEH
Car #:19
City of Residence: Council Bluffs, IA
Age: 41
Birthday: August 19th
Chassis: Eagle
Engine: Reeh Autoworks
Sponsors: A+ Tax Pros, Lance Baldwin Lubricant/Amsoil, George’s Parts, Dave’s Complete Auto
Racing Accomplishments: 2nd year in Racesaver Sprints
Pit Crew: George, Scott, Clay, Jaylen, Jesena

PAUL HENDRICKSON
Car #:19JR
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 30
Birthday: November 3rd

TIM HILFIKER
Car #:20
City of Residence: Greenwood, NE
Age: 54
Birthday: August 15th
Chassis: Eagle
Engine: Woods
Sponsors: Ty’s Outdoor Power, Dakota Fluid Power, Special T Landscaping, Madco Tools
Pit Crew: Tom, Brad
Spouse: Kim

SHON POINTER
Car #: 20P
City of Residence: Grand Island, NE
Age: 25
Birthday: June 8th
Chassis: Triple X
Engine: Speedway
Sponsors: Big Apple Bagels, Consolidated Concrete, Hieb Construction, Speedway Racing Engines, 
                    Kim’s Auto Repair Service, BG&S Transmissions, 
Racing Accomplishments: Has Been Racing Sprint Cars for 6 years.
Owner: Larry & Shellie Pointer
Pit Crew: Mom, Dad, Jared
 

RYAN KITCHEN
Car #: 21
City of Residence: Seward, NE
Age: 28
Birthday: March 1st
Owner: Butch Bade  
Chassis: TripleX
Engine: Speedway 
Sponsors: Onyx Wraps, Helget Construction, Carpetland, US Army
Accomplishments: 2018 Eagle Raceway Rookie of the year

KALEB JOHNSON
Car #: 22
City of Residence: Sioux Falls, SD
Age: 21
Birthday: May 11th

CHAD KOCH
Car #: 22C
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 29
Birthday: April 21st

DANNY NEKOLITE
Car #: 22D
City of Residence: O’Neill, NE
Age: 32
Birthday: October 9th
Chassis: Maxim
Sponsors: DNJ Trucking, J&L Collision Center, Shad’s Electric, Heath Wilson Trucking, Finish Line
                   Chiropractic & Acupuncture
Racing Accomplishments: 2018 Nebraska State Runner Up in Points & 2018 Stuart Raceway Runner Up in 
                                                 Points.

STUART SNYDER
Car #: 23S
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 32
Birthday: July 24th

KADE HIGDAY
Car #: 24
City of Residence: Pleasant Hill, IA
Age: 20
Birthday: September 23rd

TOM BELSKY
Car #: 28
City of Residence: North Platte, NE
Age: 32
Birthday: 52

TREVOR GROSSENBACHER
Car #: 35
City of Residence: Bennett, NE
Age: 30
Birthday: May 23rd
Chassis: Eagle
Engine: Speedway 
Sponsors: Stop N Shop, WCS South, Lincoln Winnelson

AUSTIN COUCH
Car #: 38
City of Residence: Agency, MO
Age: 25
Birthday: October 14th

STEVE HURST
Car #: 45
City of Residence: Fremont, NE
Age: 47
Birthday: March 2nd
Chassis: XXX
Owner: CKB Farms
Sponsors: CKB Farms, Hurst Lawn Service & T3 Fabrication

MONTY FERRIERA
Car #: 45

CODY LEDGER
Car #: 47
City of Residence: Omaha, NE
Age: 23
Birthday: April 25th
Chassis: Eagle
Engine: Speedway Racing Engines
Owner: Stan Cisar Racing
Pit Crew: Tracy Ledger, Buddy Cisar, Zach DeHaal
Sponsors: Tony Leonardo Plumbing, Speedway Graphics, Trail Performance Coatings, Electrical Systems 
                    Inc., Precise Racing Products, Champion Racing Lubricants, R Mechanical
Racing Accomplishments: Qualified for Race Saver Nationals A Main (2017 & 2018), Set Fastest Race Saver 
                                                 Lap Time in Competition Year (2017 & 2018), 3 Consecutive 3rd Place Finish in
                                                 NE 360 Sprint Series Points (2016, 2017, 2018), 6 360 Sprint A Feature Wins

TYLER THOMPSON
Car #: 48

JAKE MARTENS
Car #: 48
City of Residence: Fairview, OK
Age: 33
Birthday: September 5th
Sponsors: Martens Machine Shop, Blake & Robin Stocking, Randall & LaVonda White
Crew: Paul Martens, Stephanie Martens, Ava Martens, Wade Martens

RICK PENDERGAST
Car #: 49
City of Residence: Norfolk, NE
Age: 36
Birthday: June 4th

MIKE BOSTON
Car #: 51
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 56
Birthday: August 1st

TREY GROPP
Car #: 54
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 15
Birthday July 9th
Chassis: CS9
Engine: Spanel
Sponsors: Grandma & Grandpa Kruse, Monte Mason, Kiss Cars, East O Self Storage, Elite Welding & Fab, Hightshoe Motorsports, Ron Fox & Sons Motorsports
Racing Accomplishments: 100+ Career Feature Wins, 6 Track Championships
Pit Crew: Brandon Hightshoe, Jeff Williams, Kevin Kruse, Matt Gropp, Keith Hightshoe

RICHARD WEERS
Car #:55
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 30
Birthday: October 24th
Chassis: Eagle
Engine: Wollen
Sponsors: Carpet Land, Wollen Racing, Sardeson Racing, Dick Weers Insurance, 
                   Integrity RV & Trailer Repair, Woods Brothers Realty- Deb Wagner, JDS Investments

KENNY POTTER
Car #: 55
City of Residence: Harrisonville, MO
Age: 66
Birthday: May 4th
Sponsors: Dayco Painting

BOYD PETERSON
Car #:57B
City of Residence: Ithaca, NE
Age: 21
Birthday: July 31st
Chassis: EMI 
Engine: Myers
Sponsors: Dingman’s Auto Body, R&G Service, McCarthy Heating
Pit Crew: Dad & Tim

AARON ALLGOOD
Car #:60
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 33
Birthday: November 4th
Chassis: Schnee Chassis
Engine: Assassin

NICK FRICKE
Car #: 62
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 31
Birthday: November 3rd
Chassis: Schnee
Engine: Speedway

JASON MILLER
Car #:77
City of Residence: Omaha, NE
Age: 45
Birthday: August 7th

KEITH DRAGOO
Car #: 77D
City of Residence: Greenwood, NE
Age: 42
Birthday: April 7th

AUSTIN MCLEAN
Car #: 83
City of Residence: Loveland, CO
Age: 17
Birthday: July 28th
Chassis: Triple X
Engine: USA
Sponsors: High Plains Steel Services, High Plains Industrial Coatings
Pit Crew: Dad
Accomplishments: 2015 URSS National Rookie of the year

ADAM GULLION
Car #: 91
City of Residence: Lincoln, NE
Age: 33
Birthday: December 24th
Chassis: Maxim
Engine: Speedway
Sponsors: Speedway Motors, King Racing Products, BR Motorsports, Pro
Racing Accomplishments: 2 Time Jayhusker Champion, 2 Time SSN Champ
Pit Crew: John, Mark, Justin, Mike, Pickle, Anthony
Spouse: Andrea
Children: Barrett & Lily

RYAN KING
Car #: 93
City of Residence: Bennett, NE
Age: 33
Birthday: May 9th
Chassis: Helix
Engine: Richard’s Machine
Sponsors: Home & Farm Insurance, King Motorsports, Little Muddy Ent.
Racing Accomplishments: Sprint Rookie of the Year (2015)
Pit Crew: Jim, Josh, George, Brandon
Spouse: Meghan
Children: Reygan

CLINT BENSON
Car #: 100
City of Residence: Papillion, NE
Sponsors: Clint Benson Motorsports
Spouse: Kiley Benson

CHAD JARRETT
Car #: 292
City of Residence: Savannah, MO
Age: 44
Birthday: August 30th
Sponsors: Rick’s Glass & Dent