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30TH MWSC SEASON IS HERE
The 30th Year of Midwest Super Comp Racing starts at Byron Dragway on April 22 & 23. These are the first of 13 scheduled races. We will race at Rte. 66, Cordova, Earlville, Havana and Byron. Please check the complete schedule for exact dates. The previous announced May 13th date has been changed to May 6th due to a schedule conflict within Rte. 66 Raceway.
AT BYRON THIS WEEKEND PLEASE DO NOT PARK IN OUR USUAL AREA ON THE ASPHALT NEAR THE ENTRANCE ON FRIDAY NIGHT OR SATURDAY. We can park along the track, behind the staging lanes or on the spectator side of the track. PLEASE CO-OPERATE WITH THIS REQUEST. Time runs will start about 10:30 am each day.
For 2017, we have 30th Anniversary pins, decals, t-shirts and sweatshirts. Contact Rich Kwas to order T's and sweatshirts at 708-743-6150.
If you have any pictures or memorabilia from the past 29 years please share them with us at our November 11th Banquet.
As always Please Support Our Sponsors!
BE SAFE HAVE FUN
Sunday, March 19, 2017
Noon - 3:00 pm
Pop's Pizza & Sports Bar
817 E Nerge Rd.
Roselle, IL 60172
MWSC will be at the Race & Performance Expo
If you have anything you would like to sell, please contact Rich Kwas!!
Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center and Hotel
1551 N. Thoreau Dr. Schaumburg, IL 60175
SHOW DATES & HOURS
Saturday February 25th, 2017 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday February 26th, 2017 - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Gary Jenkins Crowned 2016 MWSC Champion
Gary Jenkins was honored as the 2016 Midwest Super Comp Series Champion at the recent awards banquet. Gary won the season championship over Jim Gerakaris by exactly one round of racing. Gary accepted his award with crew Judy, "Umbrella B....", Tom and last but not least, Crew Person of the Year, Andy Kunz. Great Job Gary & Crew!
Three time champ, Chad Lamont received third place honors. Due to the generosity of all our sponsors, especially Randy's Truck Repair and Don's Auto Parts cash awards were awarded all the way to fifteen place.
The 2016 Sponsor of the Year Award went to Autometer. Sports Person of the Year went to Larry Bernshausen. Larry Wasielewski picked up Best Appearing Car honors. Larry and the Top Ten all received great framed photos from Magic Photos. The night continued with gag awards, auction, music, and conversation. Plan on being there next year!
Please support our sponsors as you prepare for the 2017 Season, our 30th. If you need info for obtaining new sponsors please contact Rich Kwas.
Finally, congratulations to Kimbra Fuesting and the Fuesting Family on Kimbra becoming the 2016 NHRA Division 3 Super Comp Champion!
BE SAFE!! HAVE FUN!!
The 2016 Midwest Super Comp Banquet will be held on Saturday, November 19th at the Comfort Inn in Rochelle, IL.
Cocktails will be at 5, Dinner at 6, followed by awards,
dancing and lots of fun.
Call Rich Kwas at 708-743-6150 ASAP for reservations. For rooms call the Comfort Inn at 815-562-5551.
If you can, please bring items for door prizes and our fun filled auction. Also, if you need any new t-shirts or sweatshirts please contact Rich by November 9.
Come be part of the FUN!!!!
Championship Weekend Results from Byron
The Final Races of the 2016 Season are in the books and here are the results.....
|2016 MWSC Champion||Gary Jenkins|
|2016 MWSC Runner-up||Jim Gerakaris|
|Sept 17 Race Winner||Chad Lamont|
|Sept 17 Runner-up||Rob Standard|
|Sept 18 Race Winner||Larry Reimer|
|Sept 18 Runner-up||Larry Bernshausen|
|Loyalty Shoot-Out Winner||Jim Gerakaris|
|Loyalty Shoot-Out Runner-up||Chad Lamont|
|Last Chance Shoot-Out Winner||Team Kolinek / Dave Livesey|
|Last Chance Shoot-Out Runner-up||Pat Lamont|
Check-Out The MWSC Facebook Page for more details.
This years banquet will take place on November 19th in Rochelle, IL. Call the Comfort Inn at 815-562-5551 to make your reservations! Book before October 17th for the MWSC Discount. Remember you can always cancel.
The theme this year, in honor of our Champion, Gary Jenkins, is Red, White & Blue!
GRAND FINALE WEEKEND AT BYRON
On September 17 & 18 the 29th Edition of the MIDWEST SUPER COMP SERIES will hold it's final races at Byron Dragway. The Top Ten points race is wide open so the racing should be exciting. Adding to the excitement will be the running of the LOYALTY SHOOT-OUT on Saturday and the LAST CHANCE SHOOT-OUT on Sunday.
Saturday night brings our annual end of the season cook-out. The Series will supply the pulled pork, burgers, hot dogs and some beer. We ask everyone to bring a side dish or dessert. There will be prizes for the best sides or desserts. We are in need of some tables, grills, and cooks. Please come out for a great weekend.
SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS!!! BE SAFE!!! HAVE FUN!!!
LOYALTY SHOOT-OUT PAIRINGS
Gary Jenkins vs Chad Lamont
Jim Gerakaris vs Team Gerakaris
Jim Glosson vs Jeff Torbeck
Ben Baer vs Pat Lamont
LAST CHANCE SHOOT-OUT PAIRINGS
Ben Baer vs Ben Wolf
Pat Lamont vs Wally Pote
Rob Bush vs Russ Brown
Kwas Bros. vs Team Kolinek
Bernshausen & Sullivan Conquer in Havana
The Midwest Super Comp Series made the trip to Central Illinois Dragway for some great eighth mile racing. Saturday's race was won by the red hot Larry Bernshausen over Lynn Serena. Jeff Torbeck was the #1 Qualifier. Points leader Gary Jenkins led the pack on Sunday. When the smoke cleared, Chris Sullivan prevailed over Jeff Torbeck.
The points reflect everyone's best 12 races. Loyalty Shoot-Out and Last Chance Shoot-Out contestants will be listed soon.
Funding for these races will be welcomed!!
Along with these races we will have our Annual Cook-Out at Byron on Saturday Night!
BE SAFE!!! HAVE FUN!!!