Gateway Dirt race results from the indoor dirt track race at The Dome at America’s Center in downtown St. Louis, Missouri
Tonight, the 2018 Gateway Dirt Nationals is set for dual feature events across all three divisions. Two preliminary features in the late model division will pay $5,000 each to win. The dirt midgets and dirt modifieds will race for $3,000 in each of their mains.
View 2018 Gateway Dirt Nationals results below.
Heat 1 – Report
Tanner English and Billy Moyer Jr set the front row for the first late model heat race of the weekend. Green, false start. Green, false start.
Green, English drives it hard to the bottom in turn one. He slides to the top and he’s clear off turn two.
Caution, there’s a car in the wall under the flag stand. Several cars tangled in turn one.
Green, caution. Green, Coulter pinches Moyer into turn one to take 2nd. Spin behind then, Coulter will have to do it again.
Single file restart. Green, English cruises out front. He takes the win in the first heat late model heat of the weekend.
Heat 2 – Report
Jonathan Davenport and Gordy Gundaker will lead them to the starting line in heat two. Green, Davenport wins the race to the bottom. Gundaker slots in 2nd off turn two.
Lap 3, back in turn one Kiefer has stalled in the outside groove. Brandon Hood was side by side behind him. I think he was still in the gas as he plowed into the back of him. The caution is back out.
Green, Gundaker bobbles on the bottom lane. Ashby runs even with him. Ashby takes the position. Kiefer has stalled again, caution.
Green, Ashby is around on the bottom lane, caution. The car rotated too quick and Gundaker might have tagged his right rear slightly. Green, Ashby is around on his own, no caution.
Davenport cruises to the win in heat two.
Heat 3 – Report
Tim McCreadie and last night’s winner Rusty Schlenk set row one in heat three. Green, McCreadie is clear into turn one.
McCreadie drives off to take the win.
Heat 4 – Report
Billy Moyer and Austin Rettig line up first in heat four. Green, car around in turn one. Green, they fight for space in turn one. They’re side by side into turn three. Rettig runs wide off turn four. Moyer pulls back to is number into turn one.
They’re still side by side. The rub lightly. Back in turn four, Rettig runs wide again, he lifts to avoid the wall. Moyer drives by on the inside into turn one. Car slow on track, caution.
Green, Moyer is clear. He drives away and takes the win in heat four.
Heat 5 – Report
Brandon Sheppard and Manny Falcon head to the track for heat five. Green, Sheppard gets the jump. Falcon drops in behind him into turn one.
Sheppard drives away to win heat five.
Heat 6 – Report
Jason Welshan and Mark Shipman set row one for heat six. Green, Welshan gets the jump. They bang doors behind him for 3rd.
Lap 3, car into the tire barrier in turn one. Caution is out. Green, caution.
Green, Welshan takes the win in heat six!
Heat 7 -Report
Defending winner of the Gateway Dirt Nationals, Bobby Pierce and Caleb Ashby lead them to the flag stand. Green, Pierce leads off turn two.
Cory Ford has a run on Eric Hickerson into turn one. Hickerson didn’t believe it so he turned to the bottom and stuffed them both into the tire barrier to bring out the yellow. Ford was ahead of Hickerson by a few inches into turn one.
Green, caution. Green, caution. Green, caution. Green, caution. Green, Pierce drives away to take the win in heat seven.
Heat 8 – Report
Tyler Carpenter and Shannon Babb set the front row for heat eight. Green, Babb to the lead on the outside of turn one! That’s the first car to do that all night.
Spin at the back, caution.
Green, Babb does it again and the caution is out. Complete restart number three. Green, Babb powers to the cushion and takes the lead once more. Caution, one lap complete.
Green, Feger and Carpenter run side by side for 2nd. Babb drives away as he explores both lanes. Babb wins the eighth heat of the night!
Heat 9 – Report
Zach Dohm and Daryn Klein will lead them to the starting line for heat race number nine. Green, Dohm leads. Spatola bangs doors for 2nd.
Dohm drives off to win heat nine!
Heat 10 – Report
Dennis Erb Jr and Myles Moos will lead them into turn one of heat ten. Green, Erb leads into turn one.
Caution. Green, Erb has fluid leaking out of his machine. He slows as the leaders tangle. The caution is out as Erb pulls to the infield.
Jeff Herzog comes from 6th to take the lead. He drives off to the win.
Heat 11 – Report
Logan Roberson and Don O’Neal head out of the staging area for heat race eleven. Green, Roberson gets the jump. O’Neal holds 2nd.
Roider is working the top. He bails and drops to the bottom but picks up a flat tire.
Roberson drives off to take the win in heat eleven.
Heat 12 – Report
Payton Looney and Chad Zobrist set the front row for the final late model heat of the night. Green, Looney leads into turn one on the bottom. He slams the tire barrier in turn one! He didn’t see it coming.
Green, the leaders tangle in turn one. It’s the third complete restart. Green, Zobrist leads.
Marlar is working the top. He’s the only car up there but he’s side by side for 2nd.
Several spins at the back. Zobrist finally brings it home with a win in the final heat race of the night.
Dirt Late Model – Prelim Main #1
Next up it’s the first of two prelim main events for the dirt late model division. The 20 lap main event will pay $5,000 to the race winner.
Brandon Sheppard and Jason Welshan set the front row. Green, Sheppard leads into turn one.
McCreadie and Davenport run side by side for 3rd. McCreadie wins that battle on the bottom.
McCreadie takes 2nd. He’s closing on the leader. Sheppard splits the lap cars, three wide.
Billy Moyer Jr jumps the cushion in turn one. A few laps later, the entire nose has folded under the front wheels. Moyer is stopped in turn three and the caution is out.
Green, Whelshan retakes 2nd. McCreadie moves around him again. Sheppard opens up a five car gap after they fought for 2nd.
Sheppard drives away to take his first main event victory under The Dome.
Dirt Late Model – Prelim Main #2
Zobrist and Herzog lead them to the start in the second main event of the night. Green, they run even for the lead off turn two.
Pierce and Babb fight hard for 3rd. Pierce takes 2nd on the top. Babb follows him through.
Zobrist bobbles. Pierce goes to the top and Babb goes to the bottom. They split Zobrist as he collects his machine. Pierce and Babb bang fenders down the back stretch.
Babb drives it deep into turn three. He’s sideways and nearly spins in front of the field. He collects it. Caution.
Green, Babb is in the wall in turn one. The caution is back out.
Green, Don O’Neal to 2nd! Pierce holds the lead.
Lap 10, car around in turn three. The caution is back out.
Green, Pierce leads. Zobrist and O’Neal trade the 2nd position. The track is rough tonight and there’s no lane around the bumps. It’s through the bumps or get off the track.
2 to go, car around. The caution is out.
Green, Caleb Ashby is sideways from 4th. He was on the gas through a rut. When he landed it jumped out of his hands. That stacks up the entire inside line. Zobrist, Dohm, Manville and more are collected. The caution is back out.
Green, Pierce opens up a gap. He drives away to win the final main event of the night!
Gateway Dirt Nationals
Dirt Late Model: Results
November 30, 2018
Dirt Late Model – Heat 1 (Top 3 Transfer to Prelim A Main #1): 1. Tanner English; 2. Freddie Carpenter; 3. Billy Moyer Jr; 4. Joey Coulter; 5. Don Hammer; 6. Hunter Rasdon; 7. Amber Crouch; 8. Brad Simpson;
Dirt Late Model – Heat 2 (Top 3 Transfer to Prelim A Main #1): 1. Jonathan Davenport; 2. Gordy Gundaker; 3. Clay Fisher; 4. Oakley Johns; 5. Jake Miller; 6. Levi Ashby; 7. Dewayne Kiefer; 8. Brandon Hood;
Dirt Late Model – Heat 3 (Top 3 Transfer to Prelim A Main #1): 1. Tim McCreadie; 2. Rusty Schlenk; 3. Rusty Griffaw; 4. Byrce; Davis; 5. Randy Manos; 6. Scott Bloomquist; 7. Luke Goedert; 8. Brian Woodard;
Dirt Late Model – Heat 4 (Top 3 Transfer to Prelim A Main #1): 1. Billy Moyer; 2. Austin Rettig; 3. Ryan Unzicker; 4. Robbie Stuart; 5. Dan Patnoe; 6. Blake Martin; 7. Donald Johns; 8. Randy Timms;
Dirt Late Model – Heat 5 (Top 3 Transfer to Prelim A Main #1): 1. Brandon Sheppard; 2. Manny Falcon; 3. Rich Bell; 4. RC Whitwell; 5. Ruben Mayfield; 6. Trevor Gundaker; 7. Mike Hammerle; 8. Cole Long;
Dirt Late Model – Heat 6 (Top 3 Transfer to Prelim A Main #1): 1. Jason Welshan; 2. Scott Ward; 3. Chris Fetter; 4. Greg Johnson; 5. Mark Shipman; 6. Adam Schrag; 7. Richard Shepler;
Dirt Late Model – Heat 7 (Top 3 Transfer to Prelim A Main #2): 1. Bobby Pierce; 2. Caleb Ashby; 3. Greg Kimmons; 4. Eric Hickerson; 5. Peyton Walker; 6. Kody Frame; 7. Kip Hughes; 8. Corey Ford;
Dirt Late Model – Heat 8 (Top 3 Transfer to Prelim A Main #2): 1. Shannon Babb; 2. Tyler Carpenter; 3. Jason Feger; 4. Jeremy Sneed; 5. Mike Schulte; 6. Robert Ardry; 7. William Stile Jr; 8. Brandon Pralle;
Dirt Late Model – Heat 9 (Top 3 Transfer to Prelim A Main #2): 1. Zack Dohm; 2. Mike Spatola; 3. Dan Jacober; 4. Daryn Klein; 5. Derek Fetter; 6. Scott Bell; 7. Brandon Tibaldi; 8. Dan Drury;
Dirt Late Model – Heat 10 (Top 3 Transfer to Prelim A Main #2): 1. Jeff Herzog; 2. Bob Gardner; 3. Myles Moos; 4. Zach McMillan; 5. Cody Holtkamp; 6. Scott Halley; 7. –; 8. Jeremiah Hurst;
Dirt Late Model – Heat 11 (Top 3 Transfer to Prelim A Main #2): 1. Logan Roberson; 2. Don O’Neal; 3. Tim Manville; 4. Mike Fryer; 5. Matt Koch; 6. Josh Knoll; 7. Paul Roider;
Dirt Late Model – Heat 12 (Top 3 Transfer to Prelim A Main #2): 1. Chad Zobrist; 2. Patrik Daniel; 3. Camaron Marlar; 4. Blair Nothdruft; 5. Jon Ortega; 6. Brian Mullins; 7. Payton Looney;
Dirt Late Model – C Main #1 (Top 4 Transfer to B Main): 1. Jeremiah Hurst; 2. Brandon Pralle; 3. Brian Woodard; 4. Mike Hammerle; 5. Luke Goedert; 6. Amber Crouch; 7. Kip Hughes; 8. Paul Roider; 9. Brad Simpson; 10. Brandon Tibaldi; 11. Cole Long;
Dirt Late Model – C Main #2 (Top 4 Transfer to B Main): 1. Dewayne Kiefer; 2. Donald Johns; 3. Payton Looney; 4. William Stile Jr; 5. Richard Shepler; 6. Corey Ford; 7. Dennis Erb Jr; 8. Brandon Hood; 9. Randy Timms; 10. Dan Drury;
Dirt Late Model – B Main #1: 1. Freddie Carpenter; 2. Bryce Davis; 3. Clay Fisher; 4. Ruben Mayfield; 5. Don Hammer; 6. Donald Johns; 7. Blake Martin; 8. Trevor Gundaker; 9. Brian Woodard; 10. Mike Hammerle; 11. Jake Miller; 12. Randy Manos; 13. Adam Schrag; 14. RC Whitwell; 15. Greg Johnson; 16. Robbie Stuart; 17. Mark Shipman; 18. Hunter Rasdon; 19. Dan Patnoe; 20. Scott Bloomquist; 21. Levi Ashby; 22. Richard Shepler;
Dirt Late Model – B Main #2: 1. Eric Hickerson; 2. Mike fryer; 3. Scott Bell; 4. Josh Knoll; 5. Mike Schulte; 6. Jeremy Sneed; 7. Brandon Pralle; 8. Blair Nothdurft; 9. Jeremiah Hurst; 10. Jon Ortega; 11. Zach McMillan; 12. Scott Halley; 13. Peyton Walker; 14. Brian Mullins; 15. William Stile Jr; 16. Matt Koch; 17. Derek Fetter; 18. Payton Looney; 19. Daryn Klein; 20. Cody Holtkamp; 21. Kody Frame; 22. Robert Ardry;
Dirt Late Model – A Main #1 (20 Laps – $5,000 to win – Top 4 Locked into Saturday’s main): 1. Brandon Sheppard; 2. Tim McCreadie; 3. Jason Whelshan; 4. Billy Moyer; 5. Jonathan Davenport; 6. Joey Coulter; 7. Manny Falcon; 8. Ryan Unzicker; 9. Gordy Gundaker; 10. Tanner English; 11. Rusty Griffaw; 12. Rich Bell; 13. Freddie Carpenter; 14. Austin Rettig; 15. Oakley Johns; 16. Rusty Schlenk; 17. Scott Ward; 18. Chris Fetter; 19. Bryce Davis; 20. Billy Moyer Jr;
Dirt Late Model – A Main #2 (20 Laps – $5,000 to win – Top 4 Locked into Saturday’s main): 1. Bobby Pierce; 2. Don O’Neal; 3. Chad Zobrist; 4. Jeff Herzog; 5. Camaron Marlar; 6. Shannon Babb; 7. Bob Gardner; 8. Greg Kimmons; 9. Mike Fryer; 10. Logan Roberson; 11. Eric Hickerson; 12. Jason Feger; 13. Mike Spatola; 14. Tim Manville; 15. Patrik Daniel; 16. Caleb Ashby; 17. Zack Dohm; 18. Myles Moos; 19. Dan Jacober; 20. Tyler Carpenter;
Gateway Dirt Nationals
Dirt Modified: Results
November 30, 2018
Dirt Modified – B Main #1 (Top 5 Transfer to A Main): 1. Nick Roberts; 2. Brent Mullins; 3. Trent Young; 4. Derek Losh; 5. Rick Conoyer; 6. Jamie Lomax; 7. Ryan Gillmore; 8. Evan Fink; 9. John Clippinger; 10. Morgan Ward; 11. Clay Money; 12. Jessie Hoskins;
Dirt Modified – B Main #2 (Top 5 Transfer to A Main): 1. Royal Jones; 2. Jim Black; 3. Chase Allen; 4. Robbie Eilers; 5. Matt Cooper; 6. Joe Dresch; 7. Kevin Adams; 8. Todd Shute; 9. Mark Anderson; 10. Joe Duvall; 11. Drake Troutman;
Dirt Modified – A Main #1 (20 Laps – $3,000 to win – Top 4 Locked into Saturday’s Main): 1. Josh Harris; 2. Ray Bollinger; 3. Mike McKinney; 4. Chad Sellers; 5. Brent Mullins; 6. Jeffrey Ledford; 7. Levi Kissinger; 8. Tommie Seets Jr; 9. Kyle Steffens; 10. Rick Conoyer; 11. Chad Wheeler; 12. Chris Arnold; 13. Trent Young; 14. KC Burdette; 15. Tanner Mullens; 16. Michael Long; 17. Nick Roberts; 18. Derek Losh; 19. Phil Dixon; 20. David Wietholder;
Dirt Modified – A Main #2 (20 Laps – $3,000 to win – Top 4 Locked into Saturday’s Main):1. Kenny Wallace; 2. Dean Hoffman; 3. Nick Hoffman; 4. Trey Harris; 5. Tim Hancock; 6. Mike Harrison; 7. Darron Fuqua; 8. Tommy Sheppard Jr; 9. Robbie Eilers; 10. Royal Jones; 11. Shaun Hortsmann; 12. Jeff Leka; 13. Matt Cooper; 14. Peyton Taylor; 15. Jim Black; 16. Jordan Grabouski; 17. Kyle Strickler; 18. Tyler Nicely;
Gateway Dirt Nationals
Dirt Midget: Results
November 30, 2018
Dirt Midget – Qualifying (Group A): 1. Ryan Robinson (10.549); 2. Zach Dohm (10.658); 3. Christopher Bell (10.690); 4. Brady Bacon (10.773); 5. Logan Seavey (10.788); 6. Chad Boat; 7. Jerry Coons Jr; 8. Jonathan Beason; 9. Sam Johnson; 10. Terry Babb; 11. Tucker Klaasmeyer; 12. Blake Hahn; 13. Ricky Stenhouse Jr; 14. Tim Crawley; 15. Caleb Armstrong; 16. Shane Golobic; 17. Parker Price-Miller; 18. Frankie Guerrini; 19. Karter Sarff; 20. Gage Walker; 21. Austin Brown; 22. Davey Ray; 23. Michael Faccinto; 24. Landon Simon; 25. Bobby Pierce; 26. Brayton Lynch;
Dirt Midget – Qualifying (Group B): 1. Kyle Larson (10.530); 2. Jason McDougal (10.539); 3. Tanner Carrick (10.550); 4. Rico Abreu (10.609); 5. Holly Shelton (10.620); 6. Justin Grant; 7. Colby Copeland; 8. Tyler Courtney; 9. CJ Leary; 10. Jake Neuman; 11. Zeb Wise; 12. Spencer Bayston; 13. Sheldon Haudenschild; 14. Alex Bright; 15. Sammy Swindell; 16. Chase Briscoe; 17. Chris Windom; 18. Tanner Thorson; 19. Maria Cofer; 20. Dave Darland; 21. Tim McCreadie; 22. Tyler Thomas; 23. Casey Shuman; 24. Kody Swanson; 25. Andrew Felker; 26. Brian Shirley; 27. Billy Pauch;
Dirt Midget – Heat #1 (Top 5 Transfer to Prelim A Main): 1. Brady Bacon; 2. Ryan Robinson; 3. Jerry Coons Jr; 4. Terry Babb; 5. Landon Simon; 6. Austin Brown; 7. Frankie Guerrini; 8. Caleb Armstrong; 9. Ricky Stenhouse Jr;
Dirt Midget – Heat #2 (Top 5 Transfer to Prelim A Main): 1. Zach Daum; 2. Logan Seavey; 3. Jonathan Beason; 4. Tucker Klaasmeyer; 5. Karter Sarff; 6. Shane Golobic; 7. Davey Ray; 8. –; 9. Bobby Pierce;
Dirt Midget – Heat #3 (Top 5 Transfer to Prelim A Main): 1. Christopher Bell; 2. Chad Boat; 3. Blake Hahn; 4. Tim Crawley; 5. Sam Johnson; 6. Michael Faccinto; 7. Gage Walker; 8. Brayton Lynch; 9. Parker Price-Miller;
Dirt Midget – Heat #4 (Top 5 Transfer to Prelim A Main): 1. Kyle Larson; 2. Colby Copeland; 3. Maria Cofer; 4. Rico Abreu; 5. Andrew Felker; 6. Chase Briscoe; 7. Tyler Thomas; 8. Jake Neuman; 9. Sheldon Haudenschild;
Dirt Midget – Heat #5 (Top 5 Transfer to Prelim A Main): 1. Tyler Courtney; 2. Jason McDougal; 3. Zeb Wise; 4. Holly Shelton; 5. Alex Bright; 6. Chris Windom; 7. Dave Darland; 8. Casey Shuman; 9. Brian Shirley;
Dirt Midget – Heat #6 (Top 5 Transfer to Prelim A Main): 1. Tanner Carrick; 2. Tanner Thorson; 3. Spencer Bayston; 4. CJ Leary; 5. Justin Grant; 6. Tim McCreadie; 7. Billy Pauch; 8. Sammy Swindell; 9. Kody Swanson;
Dirt Midget – B Main #1 (Top 5 Transfer to A Main): 1. Shane Golobic; 2. Austin Brown; 3. Caleb Armstrong; 4. Ricky Stenhouse Jr; 5. Frankie Guerrini; 6. Kevin Thomas Jr; 7. Gage Walker; 8. Brayton Lynch; 9. Bobby Pierce;
Dirt Midget – B Main #2 (Top 5 Transfer to A Main): 1. Chris Windom; 2. Tyler Thomas; 3. –; 4. Tim McCreadie; 5. Billy Pauch; 6. Sammy Swindell; 7. Jake Neuman; 8. Sheldon Haudenschild; 9. Chase Briscoe; 10. Kody Swanson;
Dirt Midget – A Main #1 (20 Laps – $3,000 to win – Top 4 Locked into Saturday’s main): 1. Christopher Bell; 2. Zach Dohm; 3. Logan Seavey; 4. Shane Golobic; 5. Tucker Klaasmeyer; 6. Blake Hahn; 7. Sam Johnson; 8. Brady Bacon; 9. Caleb Armstrong; 10. Chad Boat; 11. Tim Crawley; 12. Terry Babb; 13. Frankie Guerrini; 14. Austin Brown; 15. Jerry Coons Jr; 16. Ryan Robinson; 17. Landon Simon; 18. Ricky Stenhouse Jr; 19. Karter Sarff; 20. Jonathan Beason;
Dirt Midget – A Main #2 (20 Laps – $3,000 to win – Top 4 Locked into Saturday’s main):1. Tyler Courtney; 2. Kyle Larson; 3. Tanner Thorson; 4. Jason McDougal; 5. Tanner Carrick; 6. CJ Leary; 7. Rico Abreu; 8. Andrew Felker; 9. Zeb Wise; 10. Colby Copeland; 11. Tyler Thomas; 12. Chris Windom; 13. Holly Shelton; 14. Spencer Bayston; 15. Billy Pauch; 16. Alex Bright; 17. Tim McCreadie; 18. Dave Darland; 19. Maria Cofer; 20. Justin Grant;