Auto Select is sponsoring the Hard Charger Award this season, recognizing the drivers who gained the most spots in their respective classes’ feature races. Here are winners of the award from Thursday, Aug. 13th:
Auto Super Late Models pres. by C-Tech: 44-Justin Mondeik
In a feature where the front row starters Dillon Mackesy and Mark Mackesy finished 1-2, Mondeik made the biggest advancement going from starting sixth to finishing third.
Advance Auto Parts Pure Stocks: 19-Mitch Stankowski
Stankowski made the biggest move in the field and also earned the win, going from his fifth starting spot to finishing first after a last lap pass of Brian Schramm.
Snap-on Mini Mods: 22-Greg Blount
Blount had the biggest move in a feature where few advanced their positions much from the start, as the points leader started fifth and finished third.
Rockstar Mini Stocks: 57-Tyler Custer
Custer drove from his 12th starting spot to the win in the 25-lap feature race, making a big move to the front early and going on to win his third feature of the season.
Ropa’s Pizza Bandoleros: 901-Alex Hartwig
Hartwig started 10th in the field but needed just four laps to get to the top spot and went on to win his fourth feature in four races at State Park Speedway this year.