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R.C. Whitwell wins the Duel in the Desert at Las Vegas!

R.C. Whitwell – Steven Young photo

November 16th, 2019

A Modifieds

A Feature 1

40 laps | 00:24:43.781

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 3 RC Whitwell Tucson, AZ 96T
2 10 Jake O’Neil Tucson, AZ 0
3 4 Cody Laney Torrance, CA 5L
4 8 Tim Ward Chandler, AZ 4TW
5 12 Jason Hughes Watts, OK 112
6 5 Chaz Baca Mesa, AZ 75JR
7 13 Ethan Braaksma Newton, IA 111E
8 28 Hunter Marriott Brookfield, MO 62
9 6 Jeff Taylor Cave City, AR 5T
10 9 Jeff Aikey Cedar Falls, IA 48A
11 19 Kyle Heckman Bakersfield, CA 111X
12 24 Jason Beaulieu Campbell River, BC 90
13 15 Johnny Saathoff Beatrice, NE 96J
14 25 Jacob Hobscheidt Plattsmouth, NE 01J
15 18 Scott Drake Diamond, MO 222
16 27 Andy Obertello Hollister, CA 29
17 21 Zane DeVilbiss Farmington, NM 18Z
18 2 Ethan Dotson Bakersfield, CA 175
19 7 Terry Phillips Springfield, MO 75
20 20 Tanner Black Otis, KS 44T
21 16 Jeremy Payne Springfield, MO 96JP
22 1 Tom Berry Jr Newburg, ND 11X
23 26 Collen Winebarger Corbett, OR C9
24 23 Austin Arneson Fargo, ND 10
25 17 Shane DeVolder Pacifica, CA 44S
26 14 Ricky Thornton Jr Adel, IA 20RT
27 11 Benji LaCrosse Green Bay, WI 54
28 22 Lance Mari El Centro, CA 19SB

Heat 1

12 laps | 00:08:21

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 1 Shane DeVolder Pacifica, CA 44S
2 2 Jesse Sobbing Malvern, IA 99
3 5 A.J. Sharpensteen Amarillo, TX 7
4 3 Ryan McDaniel Marysville, CA 10RM
5 4 Chris Nieman Quincy, CA 3
6 7 Robert Miller Gardnerville, NV 59M
7 6 Bryan Wulfenstein Pahrump, NV 12W
8 8 Vinny Raucci Jr Las Vegas, NV 911
9 12 Bryan Renken Gillette, WY 25R
10 9 Chris Clark Jackson, WY 8C
11 10 Reed Payne Idaho Falls, ID 12
12 13 Joey Franklin Las Vegas, NV 15
13 11 Joshua Stringer Pahrump, NV 47
DNS Bailey Jones Charlestown, IN 51

Heat 2

12 laps | 00:04:29

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 1 Scott Drake Diamond, MO 222
2 2 Logan Drake San Luis Obispo, CA 111
3 6 Justen Yeager Green River, WY 33Y
4 3 Scott Brown Meriden, KS 11B
5 5 Sean Stacy Kearny, AZ M22
6 4 Wade Taylor Spring Creek, NV 8
7 10 Chase Rudolf Norwalk, IA 45X
8 7 Dennis Schoenfeld Van Buren, AR 7D
9 9 Danny Perry III Laughlin, NV 59
10 11 Daniel Cleveland Rock Springs, WY 01C
11 12 Kenny Vollmer Idaho Falls, ID 91V
12 13 Kersey Ferrando Stayton, OR 23K
13 14 David Spears Gardena, CA 53
14 8 Buddy Kniss Oakley, CA 19K

Heat 3

12 laps | 00:12:51.439

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 1 Kyle Heckman Bakersfield, CA 111X
2 4 Russell Allen Brawley, CA 23R
3 6 Wade Kennemore Susanville, CA 24K
4 9 Greg Gustus Brighton, CO 14G
5 10 Jon Debenedetti Rogue River, OR 81M
6 7 Mitch Machado Rohnert Park, CA 22M
7 11 Jerry Martin Moorcroft, WY 2J
8 12 JC Elrod San Martin, CA 84X
9 13 Alan Riley Florence, MT 32R
10 14 Vincent Raucci Las Vegas, NV 69
11 2 Steven Bowers Jr Topeka, KS 77X
12 3 D.J. Shannon Merced, CA 32
13 5 Tripp Gaylord Lakewood, CO 83T
14 8 Tony Hofbauer Huxley, IA 13

Heat 4

12 laps | 00:04:31.985

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 1 Tanner Black Otis, KS 44T
2 4 Daniel Drury Eldora, IA 21D
3 5 Nick DeCarlo Martinez, CA 17
4 10 Ryan Roath Peoria, AZ 45R
5 8 Cody Burke Salinas, CA 20
6 7 Bryson Curry Phoenix, AZ 101BC
7 6 Mike Villanueva Atwater, CA 69M
8 9 Jeff Stafford Jr. Wittmann, AZ 40JR
9 14 Allen Owen Jr Pocola, OK 79
10 12 William Miller Yuma, AZ 36
11 11 Brian Brennan Rozet, WY B3B
12 13 Matthew Ratzlaff Monte Vista, CO 16
13 2 Kody Scholpp Estevan, SK 022
14 3 William Gould Calera, OK 60

Heat 5

12 laps | 00:08:27.285

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 2 Zane DeVilbiss Farmington, NM 18Z
2 3 Christy Barnett El Paso, TX 44
3 1 Casey Skyberg Rapid City, SD 6
4 7 Bob Moore Sioux City, IA 48
5 8 Austin Kuehl Cave Creek, AZ 5K
6 4 Jake Pike Pahrump, NV 223
7 5 Lawrence O’Connor Port Hardy, BC 27EH
8 10 Michael Moore Irving, TX 19M
9 14 Bert Beech Rock Springs, WY 46
10 12 Roy Poeling Globe, AZ 2Y
11 9 Richard Anderson Shelley, ID 182
12 13 Donald Riley Pahrump, NV 52
13 11 Mitchell O’Patik Canal Winchester, OH 13M
14 6 Kollin Hibdon Pahrump, NV 48K

Heat 6

12 laps | 00:05:51.908

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 2 Lance Mari El Centro, CA 19SB
2 1 Eddie Belec Arvada, CO 3B
3 5 Shane DeMey Denison, IA 15M
4 4 Michael Hale West Jordan, UT 01H
5 6 Jeremy Richey Medford, OR 15J
6 9 Kelsy Hayes Hobart, WI 09
7 3 Joe Burch Mt. Pleasant, MI 16X
8 7 Chase Hansen Myton, UT 20C
9 10 Zach Fettinger Klamath Falls, OR 88
10 8 Doug Rivera Yuma, AZ 1R
11 14 Mike O’Patik Fort Morgan, CO 2X
12 13 Coltin Jackman Blackfoot, ID 45
13 11 Mark Gaylord Boring, OR 34
14 12 Steve Boucher Susanville, CA 177

Heat 7

12 laps | 00:06:27.451

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 2 Austin Arneson Fargo, ND 10
2 3 Dominic Ursetta Arvada, CO 6U
3 1 Paul Stone Winton, CA 66P
4 7 Chris Morris Taylor, TX 94
5 6 Heath Grizzle Drasco, AR 68G
6 5 Braxton Yeager Green River, WY 33BY
7 11 Jake Donnelly Rigby, ID 24JD
8 9 Brad Hopkins Henderson, NV 68H
9 10 Bryan Wordelman Salt Lake City, UT 7W
10 12 Heath Denney Erda, UT 22
11 8 Kent Rosevear Yuma, AZ 02
12 13 Jacob Jones Pocatello, ID 3J
13 14 Daniel Mortensen Las Vegas, NV 15X
14 4 Benjamin Chukuske Welcome, MN 7C

Heat 8

12 laps | 00:05:49.582

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 1 Collen Winebarger Corbett, OR C9
2 4 Tony Leiker Gillette, WY 1JL
3 6 Rob Sanders Bakersfield, CA 11XX
4 2 Casey Delp Rock Springs, WY 2W
5 5 Brad Pounds Bakersfield, CA 15B
6 8 Jaxon Saathoff Beatrice, NE 96
7 3 Grey Ferrando Stayton, OR V13
8 7 Chase Alves Peoria, AZ 14A
9 9 Dale Neitzel Billings, MT 83N
10 14 Chris Birdsong Merced, CA 69L
11 10 Roger Bonneville Calgary, AB 9
12 13 Brenda Kirby Bullhead City, AZ 5B
13 12 Ronnie Roy Rock Springs, WY 13R
14 11 Chris Evoniuk Dickinson, ND 19E

Heat 9

12 laps | 00:09:06.963

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 1 Jason Beaulieu Campbell River, BC 90
2 3 Zack Vanderbeek New Sharon, IA 83Z
3 2 Kellen Chadwick Oakley, CA 83
4 6 Tim Balding Prunedale, CA 1B
5 5 Jacob Pace Kearny, AZ 18K
6 9 Dan Philpott Glide, OR 29P
7 11 Jason Hilliard Cache, OK 07
8 10 Rick Durica Las Vegas, NV 390
9 7 Chett Reeves Bakersfield, CA 9XXX
10 13 Raymond Keldsen Jr Aromas, CA 01
11 12 John Demore Spring Creek, NV 64
12 8 Chester Kniss Antioch, CA 28K
13 14 Bailey Jones Charlestown, IN 51
14 4 Randy Brown Chowchilla, CA 16B

Heat 10

12 laps | 00:08:27.156

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 1 Jacob Hobscheidt Plattsmouth, NE 01J
2 2 Jeremy Frenier Fort Morgan, CO 17J
3 9 Jerry Flippo Bakersfield, CA 113
4 3 Robert Hellebust Minot, ND 9H
5 4 Mike Wedelstadt Fremont, WI X
6 7 Jeff Streeter Madera, CA 1J
7 10 Matthew Jenner Vancouver, WA E
8 6 Bill Brack Mead, CO 144B
9 12 Shawn LaRocque Winnemucca, NV 68
10 5 Jimmy Reeves Albert, KS 1000
11 11 Jeff Thomas Petaluma, CA 07T
12 8 Taylon Center Mesa, AZ 6TC
DNS Mickey Stubbings Helper, UT 96M

Heat 11

12 laps | 00:06:46.362

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 1 Andy Obertello Hollister, CA 29
2 3 Dylan Thornton Santa Maria, CA 38T
3 2 Alex Stanford Chowchilla, CA 98
4 4 Nick Trenchard Klamath Falls, OR 54N
5 5 Drew Christianson Minot, ND 29ER
6 6 Regan Tafoya Farmington, NM 24R
7 7 Joey Craig Escondido, CA 555
8 10 Nevin Kennemore Susanville, CA 23N
9 8 Derek Nance Merced, CA 5N
10 9 Duane Rogers Imperial, CA DR89
11 12 Billy Tabor Corvallis, MT 00.5
12 13 Orry Stevens Elko, NV 25S
13 11 Stephen Streeter Madera, CA 1X

Heat 12

12 laps | 00:08:33.299

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 2 Hunter Marriott Brookfield, MO 62
2 1 Kyle Brown Madrid, IA 21K
3 4 Adam Kates Tonganoxie, KS 23
4 3 Albert Gill Central Point, OR 34G
5 6 Darrell Hughes II Manteca, CA 28H
6 5 Steve Noland Terra Bella, CA 17N
7 8 Joe Duvall Claremore, OK 223X
8 7 Mikey Bell Quitman, AR 7X
9 10 Dick Brack Longmont, CO 2.0
10 9 Paris Archie Sparks, NV 26A
11 13 Danny Meier Dunmore, AB 33M
12 11 Joe Miller Grantsville, UT 73U
13 12 Brody Spangler Dove Creek, CO 916

WWMT A main

15 laps | 00:06:05.421

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 16 Zane DeVilbiss Farmington, NM 18Z
2 8 Casey Delp Rock Springs, WY 2W
3 14 Michael Hale West Jordan, UT 01H
4 2 Daniel Cleveland Rock Springs, WY 01C
5 1 Kenny Vollmer Idaho Falls, ID 91V
6 11 Bryan Wordelman Salt Lake City, UT 7W
7 7 Wade Taylor Spring Creek, NV 8
8 15 Regan Tafoya Farmington, NM 24R
9 6 Shawn LaRocque Winnemucca, NV 68
10 13 Jake Donnelly Rigby, ID 24JD
11 5 Richard Anderson Shelley, ID 182
12 3 Matthew Ratzlaff Monte Vista, CO 16
13 4 Bert Beech Rock Springs, WY 46
14 9 Braxton Yeager Green River, WY 33BY
15 10 Heath Denney Erda, UT 22
DNS Chase Hansen Myton, UT 20C

Legends

10 laps | 00:05:06.782

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 6 Christy Barnett El Paso, TX 44
2 3 Robert Miller Gardnerville, NV 59M
3 10 Scott Brown Meriden, KS 11B
4 11 Steve Noland Terra Bella, CA 17N
5 13 Jeff Aikey Cedar Falls, IA 48A
6 12 Bill Brack Mead, CO 144B
7 14 Bob Moore Sioux City, IA 48
8 8 Derek Nance Merced, CA 5N
9 15 Chris Clark Jackson, WY 8C
10 2 Roger Bonneville Calgary, AB 9
11 1 Rick Durica Las Vegas, NV 390
12 5 Mickey Stubbings Helper, UT 96M
13 20 Danny Meier Dunmore, AB 33M
14 7 Stephen Streeter Madera, CA 1X
15 17 William Miller Yuma, AZ 36
16 16 Lawrence O’Connor Port Hardy, BC 27EH
DNS Eric Center Mesa, AZ 6TC.
DNS Mitch Machado Rohnert Park, CA 22M
DNS Johnny Saathoff Beatrice, NE 96J
DNS David Spears Gardena, CA 53

Young Guns

10 laps | 00:04:03.047

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 10 Dylan Thornton Santa Maria, CA 38T
2 7 Jerry Flippo Bakersfield, CA 113
3 13 Kollin Hibdon Pahrump, NV 48K
4 11 Jake Pike Pahrump, NV 223
5 4 Buddy Kniss Oakley, CA 19K
6 6 Sean Stacy Kearny, AZ M22
7 5 Jaxon Saathoff Beatrice, NE 96
8 1 Braxton Yeager Green River, WY 33BY
9 3 Taylor Kuehl Cave Creek, AZ 45X.
10 8 Danny Perry III Laughlin, NV 59
11 12 Ethan Braaksma Newton, IA 111E
DNS Shane DeVolder Pacifica, CA 44S
DNS Jacob Hobscheidt Plattsmouth, NE 01J

B Modifieds

A Feature 1

25 laps | 00:15:52.379

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 3 Cody Thompson Sioux City, IA 25C
2 1 Michael Johnson Bakersfield, CA 22C
3 9 Brandon Schmitt Beaver Dam, WI 20
4 4 Kevin Johnson Bakersfield, CA 20S
5 12 Matthew Looft Swea City, IA 9L
6 5 Guy Ahlwardt Antioch, CA 10
7 6 Tom Fraser Antioch, CA 12
8 15 Garrett Jernagan Bakersfield, CA 4
9 2 Joe Docekal Dysart, IA 7TG
10 10 Arie Schouten Blair, NE 99RE
11 16 Nick Spainhoward Bakersfield, CA 40
12 7 Jason George Laveen, AZ 2JG
13 14 Jake Sachau Denison, IA 14
14 13 Jorddon Braaten Central Point, OR 84
15 17 Les Friend Galt, CA 15F
16 19 Matt Micheli Live Oak, CA 96M
17 24 Brylon Holder Bakersfield, CA 09H
18 23 Randy Miller San Jose, CA 59
19 11 Shawn Harker Nebraska City, NE 40H
20 18 Jason Nation Bakersfield, CA 83
21 21 Kelly Henderson Minot, ND 413H
22 20 Fred Ryland Brentwood, CA 7J
23 22 Chris McKellar Bakersfield, CA 18C
24 8 Cory Hemphill Yuma, AZ 198K

LCQ 1

12 laps | 00:09:31.052

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 2 Jorddon Braaten Central Point, OR 84
2 3 Les Friend Galt, CA 15F
3 1 Kelly Henderson Minot, ND 413H
4 4 Tyler Blankenship Bakersfield, CA 17B
5 19 Austin Manzella Bakersfield, CA 04M
6 12 Matt Mayo Bakersfield, CA 13M
7 6 Doff Cooksey Brentwood, CA 57
8 7 Brady Bjella Williston, ND 99
9 5 Kyle Salo Peoria, AZ 6K
10 16 Jack Aguiar Tulare, CA AR15
11 18 Joel Dean Pahrump, NV 7AP
12 9 Bryan Moreland Durango, IA 16X
13 13 Ricky Saunders Colorado Springs, CO 125
14 17 Steve Bitting Jr Phoenix, AZ 222
15 14 KJ Goodwin Phoenix, AZ 23J
16 15 Brandyn Johnson Mesa, AZ 316
17 11 Scott Saunders Colorado Springs, CO 25
18 8 Ricky Childress Jr Bakersfield, CA 16
19 10 Manny Baldiviez Yuma, AZ 77B

LCQ 2

12 laps | 00:04:43

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 4 Jake Sachau Denison, IA 14
2 2 Jason Nation Bakersfield, CA 83
3 6 Chris McKellar Bakersfield, CA 18C
4 3 Brent Curran Antioch, CA 132
5 9 James Cecil Bakersfield, CA 12D
6 5 Tommy Hensley Bedford, IA 8TTB
7 13 Kyle Wood Bakersfield, CA 21
8 12 Danny Concelman Colorado Springs, CO 4D
9 8 Shelby Frye Chandler, AZ 1S
10 11 Tim Ragsdale Merced, CA 82M
11 7 Andy Clower Laveen, AZ 25X
12 19 Craig Nieman Reno, NV 7N
13 10 Matt Sanders Brookings, OR 2M
14 15 Jason Ferguson Meridian, CA 19
15 16 Brock Aeschbacher Rigby, ID 29
16 14 Shane Simper Vernal, UT 87
17 17 Crystal Hemphill Yuma, AZ 00SP
18 1 Luke Krogh Dickinson, ND 47K
19 18 Brian Carey Aztec, NM 55C

LCQ 3

12 laps | 00:06:22.401

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 2 Nick Spainhoward Bakersfield, CA 40
2 3 Matt Micheli Live Oak, CA 96M
3 4 Randy Miller San Jose, CA 59
4 12 Slade Pitt Rock Springs, WY 35
5 11 Ben Stockton Kansas City, MO 33S
6 9 Todd Gomez Antioch, CA 38A
7 10 Rex Higgins Bloomfield, NM AK47
8 5 Cody Malcom Shelley, ID 9M
9 16 David Pitt Rock Springs, WY 28
10 7 Speedy Madrid Phoenix, AZ 15
11 13 B.J. Haslam Shelley, ID 3
12 19 David Pearson Ridgerest, CA 21P
13 14 Terry Bahr Gilbert, AZ 56
14 17 Christina Ratzlaff Monte Vista, CO $15
15 18 Theo Vandesande Castro Valley, CA 74
16 1 Billy Simkins Bakersfield, CA 68S
17 6 Darin Center Mesa, AZ 0
18 8 Chuck Weir Merced, CA 51
19 15 Billy Lundock Golden, CO 41

LCQ 4

12 laps | 00:14:27.135

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 4 Garrett Jernagan Bakersfield, CA 4
2 3 Fred Ryland Brentwood, CA 7J
3 5 Brylon Holder Bakersfield, CA 09H
4 1 Cody Olsen Omaha, NE 777
5 6 Bo Partain Casa Grande, AZ 75C
6 7 Matthew Mayo Bakersfield, CA M13
7 8 Chris Toth Holtville, CA 57CT
8 9 Michael Dean Santa Maria, CA 48
9 14 Kendra Vollmer Idaho Falls, ID 91K
10 11 Robert Moore Maxwell, IA 2B
11 13 Jason Pugh Clovis, CA 5B
12 17 Todd Carlock Kingsburg, CA N07
13 18 David Schmidt Roseburg, OR 905
14 10 Chris Falkenberg Merced, CA 3CF
15 2 Robert Elliott Clinton, OK 09
16 12 Ty Rogers Somerton, AZ 8T
17 15 Taylor Kuehl Cave Creek, AZ 2K
18 16 Sheyne Bradley Phoenix, AZ 56B

WWMT

00:05:29.554

Pos Start Driver Hometown Car
1 1 Slade Pitt Rock Springs, WY 35
2 9 Rex Higgins Bloomfield, NM AK47
3 2 Kendra Vollmer Idaho Falls, ID 91K
4 7 Cody Malcom Shelley, ID 9M
5 3 B.J. Haslam Shelley, ID 3
6 8 David Pitt Rock Springs, WY 28
7 4 Christina Ratzlaff Monte Vista, CO $15
8 5 Matt Ruf Grand Junction, CO 905M
9 6 Chuck Delp Rock Springs, WY 2D
DNS Brian Carey Aztec, NM 55C
DNS Shane Simper Vernal, UT 87
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