Race Recaps

Jacksonville Speedway

Jacksonville, Illinois
October 14th, 2017
Heat: 8th--> 4th
Feature: 9th--> 6th

Notes:

Jacksonville Speedway

Jacksonville, Illinois
October 13th, 2017
Heat: 1st--> 1st
Feature: 2nd--> 1st

Notes: 13th win of the 2017 season.

Wayne County Speedway

Wayne County, Ohio
October 7th, 2017
Hotlaps: 16th
Qual: 2nd
Heat: 3rd--> 3rd
Dash: 4th--> 4th
Feature: 8th--> 16th

Notes:

Belle-Clair Speedway

Belleville, Illinois
September 30th, 2017
Heat: 6th--> 2nd
Feature: 5th--> 1st

Notes: Back-to-back wins with POWRi.

Belle-Clair Speedway

Belleville, Illinois
September 29th, 2017
Heat: 6th--> 2nd
Feature: 3rd--> 1st

Notes:

LaSalle Speedway

Lasalle, Illinois
September 24th, 2017
Qualifying: 8th
Heat: 3rd--> 4th
Feature: 7th--> 3rd

Notes: IRA/MOWA sanctioned

Eldora Speedway

Rossburg, Ohio
September 23rd, 2017
Qualifying: N/A
Heat: 7th--> 2nd
Feature: 1st--> 1st

Notes: Four Crown Midget Nationals winner!

Eldora Speedway

Rossburg, Ohio
September 22nd, 2017
Qualifying: 15th
Heat: 8th--> 8th
Semi: 9th--> 7th
Feature: DNS

Notes:

Dirt Oval at Route 66

Joliet, Illinois
September 13th, 2017
Qualifying: 3rd
Heat: 3rd--> 1st
Feature: 5th--> 4th

Notes: IRA Sprint Cars.

Jacksonville Speedway

Jacksonville, Illinois
September 9th, 2017
Qualifying: 1st
Heat: 6th--> 1st
Feature: 4th--> 4th

Notes: MOWA Sprint Cars.

Jacksonville Speedway

Jacksonville, Illinois
September 9th, 2017
Heat: 2nd--> 1st
Feature: 4th--> 1st

Notes: POWRi Midgets. Win #9 in 2017.

Jacksonville Speedway

Jacksonville, Illinois
September 8th, 2017
Qualifying: 7th
Heat: 4th--> 1st
Feature: 1st--> DNF

Notes: MOWA Sprint Cars. Cut a tire leading.

Jacksonville Speedway

Jacksonville, Illinois
September 8th, 2017
Heat: 6th--> 3rd
Feature: 8th--> 3rd

Notes: POWRi Midgets.

Calistoga Speedway

Calistoga, California
September 3rd, 2017
Hotlaps: 1st
Qualifying: 1st
Heat: 4th--> 1st
Feature: 9th--> 2nd

Notes: Quick Time in qualifying and a New Track Record (19.676), beating the previous nights record. Podium finish at the Louie Vermeil Classic.

Calistoga Speedway

Calistoga, California
September 2nd, 2017
Hotlaps: 1st
Qualifying: 1st
Heat: 4th--> 4th
Feature: 10th--> 5th

Notes: Quick Time in qualifying and a New Track Record (19.719), beating last years record set by Spencer as well.

Atomic Speedway

Chillicothe, Ohio
August 26th, 2017
Hotlaps: 1st
Qualifying: 1st
Heat: 4th--> 3rd
Dash: 5th--> 5th
Feature: 10th--> 11th

Notes: Quick Time in qualifying. Track took rubber again.

Atomic Speedway

Chillicothe, Ohio
August 25th, 2017
Hotlaps: 11th
Qualifying: 4th
Heat: 4th--> 7th
Semi: 2nd--> 1st
Feature: 21st --> 12th

Notes: Pretty rubber down race track.

Linda's Speedway

Jonestown, Pennsylvania
August 17th, 2017
Hotlaps: 2nd
Qualifying: 4th
Heat: 5th--> 3rd
Feature: 3rd --> 3rd

Notes: USAC Pennsylvania Midget Week.

Lancos Clyde Martin Memorial Speedway

Newmanstown, Pennsylvania
August 15th, 2017
Hotlaps: 2nd
Qualifying: 4th
Heat: 5th--> 3rd
Feature: 5th --> 4th

Notes: USAC Pennsylvania Midget Week.

Path Valley Speedway

Spring Run, Pennsylvania
August 14th, 2017
Hotlaps: 8th
Qualifying: 1st
Heat: 6th--> 2nd
Feature: 6th --> 19th DNF

Notes: Set Quick Time and New Track Record. Flipped in the feature battling for 3rd. USAC Pennsylvania Midget Week.

Susquehanna Speedway

York Haven, Pennsylvania
August 13th, 2017
Hotlaps: 4th
Qualifying: 4th
Heat: 5th--> 4th
Feature: 3rd --> 3rd

Notes: USAC Pennsylvania Midget Week.

Knoxville Raceway

Knoxville, Iowa
August 12th, 2017
Hotlaps: 13th
Bmain: 12th--> 22nd
Feature: DNS

Notes: Hit the wall during the Bmain ending his night.

Knoxville Raceway

Knoxville, Iowa
August 11th, 2017
Hotlaps: 15th
Qualifying: 6th
Heat: 3rd--> 3rd
Feature: 7th --> 6th

Notes: Last Chance night to qualify and lock in to the Knoxville Nationals.

Knoxville Raceway

Knoxville, Iowa
August 10th, 2017
Hotlaps: 2nd
Qualifying: 26th
Heat: 3rd--> 4th
Feature: 12th --> 9th

Notes: Qualifying night for the No.39 at the Knoxville Nationals.

Knoxville Raceway

Knoxville, Iowa
August 6th, 2017
Hotlaps: 33rd
Qualifying: 12th
Heat: 1st--> 1st
Feature: 16th --> 19th

Notes: Capitani Classic.

Belleville High Banks

Belleville, Kansas
August 5th, 2017
Hotlaps: 2nd
Heat: 4th--> 1st
Dash: 2nd--> 1st
Feature: 1st --> 1st

Notes: 2017 Belleville Midget Nationals Champion!

Belleville High Banks

Belleville, Kansas
August 4th, 2017
Hotlaps: 1st
Qualifying: 2nd
Heat: 6th--> 3rd
Feature: 5th --> 2nd

Notes: Prelim night for the Belleville Midget Nationals.

Solomon Valley Raceway

Beloit, Kansas
August 2nd, 2017
Hotlaps: 12th
Qualifying: 9th
Heat: 4th--> 5th
Semi: 42nd--> 1st
Feature: 9th --> 6th

Notes:

Jefferson County Speedway

Fairbury, Nebraska
August 1st, 2017
Hotlaps: 1st
Qualifying: 8th
Heat: 3rd --> 2nd
Feature: 8th --> 6th

Notes:

Knoxville Raceway

Knoxville, Iowa
July 29th, 2017
Hotlaps: 21st
Qualifying: 28th
Heat: 7th --> DNF
Semi: 8th --> 8th
Feature: DNS

Notes: Front end got knocked out in the heat race, which resulted in a DNF. Started 8th in the Semi, and didn't transfer to the feature. First appearance at Knoxville Raceway.

Tri-City Raceway Park

Franklin, Pennsylvania
July 23rd, 2017
Hotlaps: 2nd
Qualifying: 2nd
Heat: 3rd --> 4th
Dash: 2nd --> 4th
Feature: 4th --> 17th

Notes: Ran out of fuel with 2 laps to go running 4th.

Eriez Speedway

Erie, Pennsylvania
July 21st, 2017
Hotlaps: 25th
Qualifying: 16th
Heat: 2nd --> 1st
Dash: 3rd --> 3rd
Feature: 5th --> 4th

Notes:

Mansfield Motor Speedway

Mansfield, Ohio
July 16th, 2017
Hotlaps: 7th
Qualifying: 7th
Heat: 4th --> 1st
Feature: 3rd --> 2nd

Notes:

Valley Speedway

Grain Valley, Missouri
July 15th, 2017
Hotlaps: 11th
Heat: 8th --> 2nd
Feature: 1st --> 1st

Notes:

Valley Speedway

Grain Valley, Missouri
July 14th, 2017
Hotlaps: 1st
Heat: 4th --> 2nd
Feature: 5th --> 4th

Notes:

Attica Raceway Park

Waverly, Ohio
July 10th, 2017
Hotlaps: 7th
Qualifying: 12th
Heat: 4th --> 3rd
Feature: 18th --> 15th

Notes:

Angell Park Speedway

Sun Prairie, Wisconsin
July 9th, 2017
Hotlaps: 1st (14.532)
Heat: 1st --> 1st
Feature: 9th --> 4th

Notes:

Illinois State Fairgrounds

Springfield, Illinois
July 3rd, 2017
Hotlaps: 3rd
Heat: 6th --> 4th
Qualifier: 3rd --> 3rd
Feature: 11th --> 5th

Notes:

Lincoln Speedway

Lincoln, Indiana
July 2nd, 2017
Hotlaps: 3rd
Qualifying: 3rd
Heat: 6th --> 1st
Feature: 4th --> 2nd

Notes: Lead several laps and finished 2nd to teammate Chris Bell.

Macon Speedway

Macon, Indiana
July 1st, 2017
Hotlaps: 6th
Qualifying: 6th
Heat: 5th --> 2nd
Feature: 3rd --> 2nd

Notes:

Atomic Speedway

Chillicothe, Ohio
June 24th, 2017
Hotlaps: 28th
Qualifying: 4th
Heat: 2nd --> 2nd
Dash: 2nd --> 2nd
Feature: 3rd --> 2nd

Notes: All Star Circuit of Champions Ohio Speedweek

Muskingum County Speedway

Muskingum, Ohio
June 22nd, 2017
Qualifying: 2nd
Heat: 4th --> 3rd
Dash: 1st --> 1st
Feature: 1st --> 1st

Notes: All Star Circuit of Champions Ohio Speedweek

Wayne County Speedway

Orrville, Ohio
June 19th, 2017
Hotlaps: 44th
Qualifying: 23rd
Heat: 9th --> 6th
Semi: 11th --> 17th
Feature: DNS

Notes: All Star Circuit of Champions Ohio Speedweek

Eldora Speedway

Rossburg, Ohio
June 17th, 2017
Hotlaps: 11th
Qualifying: 33rd
Heat: 7th --> 6th
Semi: 15th --> 10th
Feature: DNS

Notes: All Star Circuit of Champions Ohio Speedweek

Williams Grove Speedway

Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
June 16th, 2017
Hotlaps: 3rd
Heat: 7th --> 3rd
Feature: 5th --> 4th

Notes: USAC/ARDC event.

Williams Grove Speedway

Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
June 15th, 2017
Hotlaps: 3rd
Heat: 7th --> 5th
Feature: 8th --> 1st

Notes: USAC/ARDC event.

Kokomo Speedway

Kokomo, Indiana
June 11th, 2017
Hotlaps: 8th
Qualifying: 5th
Heat: 5th --> 1st
Feature: 2nd --> 1st

Notes: 1st USAC National Midget win of the season. USAC National Indiana Midget Week

Lawrenceburg Speedway

Lawrenceburg, Indiana
June 10th, 2017
Hotlaps: 5th
Qualifying: 2nd
Heat: 6th --> 3rd
Feature: 6th --> 8th

Notes: USAC National Indiana Midget Week

Bloomington Speedway

Bloomington, Indiana
June 9th, 2017
Hotlaps: 9th
Qualifying: 17th
Heat: 2nd --> 1st
Feature: 17th --> 16th

Notes: USAC National Indiana Midget Week

Lincoln Park Speedway

Putnamville, Indiana
June 8th, 2017
Hotlaps: 2nd
Qualifying: 3rd
Heat: 6th --> 2nd
Feature: 4th --> 2nd

Notes: USAC National Indiana Midget Week

Gas City I-69 Speedway

Gas City, Indiana
June 7th, 2017
Hotlaps: 12th
Qualifying: 15th
Heat: 3rd --> 2nd
Feature: 14th --> 5th

Notes: USAC National Indiana Midget Week

Montpelier Motor Speedway

Montpelier, Indiana
June 6th, 2017
Hotlaps: 5th
Qualifying: 12th
Heat: 4th --> 1st
Feature: 11th --> 10th

Notes: USAC National Indiana Midget Week

Jacksonville Speedway

Jacksonville, Illinois
June 2nd, 2017
Hotlaps: 2nd
Heat: 7th --> 3rd
Feature: 4th --> 2nd

Notes:

Fairbury American Legion Speedway

Fairbury, Illinois
June 1st, 2017
Hotlaps: 2nd
Heat: 7th --> 4th
Feature: 11th --> 3rd

Notes:

Dirt Oval at Route 66

Joliet, Illinois
May 31st, 2017
Heat: 4th --> 2nd
Feature: 5th --> 15th DNF

Notes:

Attica Raceway Park

Attica, Ohio
May 26th, 2017
Hotlaps: 25th
Qual: 11th
Heat: 6th --> 6th
Semi: 1st --> 10th
Feature: DNS

Notes: Spencer pulled in during the Semi with motor troubles that ended his night.

Tri-State Speedway

Haubstadt, Indiana
May 14th, 2017
Hotlaps: 6th
Qual: 9th
Heat: 3rd --> 3rd
Feature: 9th --> 12th

Notes: Spencer was 6th quick in hot laps. He qualified 9th with a 12.764 second lap against a World of Outlaws field. He started and finished 3rd in his heat race and rolled off in p9 for the feature. Early contact with another car put him behind early but a 12th place finish against the best of the best is still strong.

Tri-State Speedway

Haubstadt, Indiana
May 13th, 2017
Qual: 2nd
Heat: 6th --> 1st
Feature: 4th --> 11th

Notes: Spencer qualified 2nd with a lap time of 12.688 seconds. He started 6th in the heat race and won. The MOWA redraw put him starting 4th. Spencer was running third, passing for second, and got tangled with the third place car. Spencer would go to the tail of the field and work his way back up to 11th.

Jacksonville Speedway

Jacksonville, Illinois
May 12th, 2017
Heat: 5th --> 2nd
Feature: 4th --> 2nd

Notes:

Lucas Oil Speedway

Wheatland, Missouri
May 6th, 2017
Heat: 2nd --> 1st
Feature: 5th --> 12th

Notes:

Valley Speedway

Grain Valley, Missouri
May 5th, 2017
Heat: 1st --> 1st
Feature: 12th --> 4th

Notes:

Southern National Motorsports Park

Kenly, North Carolina
April 22nd, 2017
Qual: 5th
Feature: 5th --> 2nd

Notes: With the CARS Super Late Model race raining out at Orange County Speedway, Spencer and the Bond/Suss Racing team decided to runt he Pro Late Model race at Southern National Motorsports Park. Spencer qualified 5th and raced his way to his first podium finish in a stock car.

Attica Raceway Park

Attica, Ohio
April 15th, 2017
Qual: 4th
Heat: 2nd --> 1st
Dash: 4th --> 4th
Feature: 7th --> 1st

Notes: Spencer was 4th quick in qualifying. He won his heat race from 4th and finished 4th in the Dash. He would start 7th in the feature and was 2nd by lap 11. Spencer would go on to win his first winged sprint car feature during the Arctic Cat Allstar Circuit of Champions race.

Attica Raceway Park

Attica, Ohio
April 14th, 2017
Qual: 1st
Heat: 4th --> 3rd
Feature: 8th --> 3rd

Notes: Spencer was quickest in his hotlap session and 3rd fastest overall. He started 4th in his heat race and finished 3rd transferring him into the Amain. He would start in the 8th position and race his way to a 3rd place podium finish.

Kokomo Speedway

Kokomo, Indiana
April 9th, 2017
Qual: 3rd
Heat: 6th --> 2nd
Feature: 5th --> 6th

Notes: Second night of the Kokomo Grand Prix. Passing for 4th and spun out. Had to go to the tail of the field and worked my way back up to 6th.

Kokomo Speedway

Kokomo, Indiana
April 8th, 2017
Qual: 1st
Heat: 6th --> 1st
Feature: 6th --> 2nd

Notes: First night of the Kokomo Grand Prix. Set ProSource Fast Time in qualifying. Battled with Brady Bacon for the lead and just ran out of laps.

Jacksonville Speedway

Jacksonville, Illinois
April 7th, 2017
Qual: 1st
Heat: 6th --> 2nd
Feature: 1st --> 2nd

Notes: Set quick time and a new track record with a lap time of 10.274 seconds. Ran second to Brad Loyet.

I30 Speedway

Little Rock, Arkansas
April 1st, 2017
Heat: 4th --> 4th
Semi: 2nd --> 2nd
Feature: 17th --> 4th

Notes: This was an ASCS MidSouth Regional race. We had plans to race in Ohio but rain forced us South. It ended up being a really strong run for us in the SpeedLab #39.

I44 Riverside Speedway

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
March 25th, 2017
Heat: 6th --> 1st
Feature: 3rd --> 2nd

Notes: Spencer was high point guy for the Saturday night program. He would start 3rd in the feature after a three car invert. He was in contention for the lead, just needed a few more laps.

I44 Riverside Speedway

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
March 24th, 2017
Heat: 4th --> 2nd
Feature: 10th --> 9th

Notes: The remainder of Friday nights program would be moved to Saturday before the full Saturday program. He got collected in an early caution during the makeup feature and had to restart at the tail of the field. Spencer was able to race his way up to 9th for a top ten finish.

Concord Speedway

Concord, North Carolina
March 11th, 2017
Qualifying: 14th
Feature: 14th --> 17th

Notes: Spencer was involved in an accident on lap 40 after being collected by another car, ending his day earlier than expected. This was Spencer's first Super Late Model race. He will be back on track with Bond Suss Racing in April.

Vodafone Speedway Western Springs

Auckland City, New Zealand
February 11th, 2017
Heat 1: 1st --> 1st
Heat 2: 12th --> 3rd
Feature: 19th --> 3rd

Notes: Following his New Zealand Grand Prix win, Spencer would finish off his New Zealand tour with a final race at Western Springs. He started on the pole of the first heat and won. Restacking the field he would start 12th in the second heat and finish 3rd. Charging from a 19th place starting spot in the feature event Spencer would land on the podium once again, coming home in 3rd place. This was Spencer's 6th Top 5 of the 2017 season out of 8 races.

Raupuna Speedway

Christchurch, Zealand
February 4th, 2017
Heat 1: 1st --> 1st
Heat 2: 7th --> 3rd
Heat 3: 6th --> 1st
Feature: 2nd --> 1st

Notes: Coming off a win just three days earlier Spencer and team were eager to get on track and compete for the New Zealand Grand Prix Midget Championship. He would start and finish first in the first heat race. Starting 7th in the back of the second heat race he would come home 3rd. He would start 6th in the third and final heat race and go on to win. The heat finishes gave Spencer a 2nd place starting spot in the feature event. Spencer would put the United Truck Parts No.97usa in victory lane and crowned the New Zealand Grand Prix Champion!

Raupuna Speedway

Christchurch, Zealand
February 1st, 2017
Heat 1: 7th --> 4th
Heat 2: 6th --> 1st
Heat 3: 3rd --> 1st
Feature: 1st --> 1st

Notes: With the big show looming Saturday, Spencer and the United Truck Parks 97usa team thought they would get in some extra "practice" at Raupuna Speedway. He would start 7th in the first heat and finish 4th. Inverting the next heat Spencer would start 6th in the second heat race and go on to win. The third final heat of the night, Spencer would start third and again win. This put him on the pole of the feature. He would battle the first two laps with second place and go on to lead every lap to bring home his first win of the 2017 season. Spencer and team will return to Raupuna Saturday, February 4th.

Nelson Speedway

Nelson, New Zealand
January 27th-28th, 2017
Heat 1: 11th --> 4th
Heat 2: 4th --> 2nd
Heat 3: 4th --> 2nd
Heat 4: 11th --> 6th
Feature: 4th --> 3rd

Notes: Spencer was one of four Americans competing for the New Zealand Midget Championship on Friday and Saturday at Nelson Speedway. He started 11th in his first heat finishing a strong 4th. They reset the field for heat 2 where he went from 4th to 2nd. The following night he would run two more heats where he finished 2nd and 6th. Having strong heat finishes, Spencer was able to roll off p4 in the United Truck Parts No.97usa where he would come home in 3rd place. Pickens won and Mosen was 2nd.

Chili Bowl Midget Nationals

Tulsa, Oklahoma
January 14th, 2017
Cmain 2: 10th --> 4th
Bmain 2: 18th --> 15th

Notes: After a tough qualifying night on Tuesday, finishing 15th, Spencer would have to race his way into Saturday's main event. He lined up in the 10th starting position. Spencer drove his way to a solid 4th place finish in the second C-feature and would transfer to the second B-feature. Starting in the back of a stout field of cars, Spencer rolled off 18th. Fighting his way up to the front was cut short after being collected in caution running 9th. Spencer would be scored 15th in the second B-feature ending his night and Chili Bowl Amain chances.

Chili Bowl Midget Nationals

Tulsa, Oklahoma
January 10th, 2017
Heat: 8th --> 3rd
Qualifier: 5th --> 4th
Feature: 11th --> 15th

Notes: Spencer started 8th in the 9th heat race of the night and finished 3rd. He accumulated enough points to move straight into a qualifier where he started 5th and finished 4th. Spencer locked in to the Main Event starting 11th and finishing 15th. He tagged the cone on a restart and was sent to the tail not allowing enough time for a stronger finish. He will be in a Cmain on Saturday.

Vodafone Speedway Western Springs

Auckland City, New Zealand
January 5th, 2017
Dash: 5th --> 2nd
Feature: 2nd --> 3rd

Notes: Spencer started 5th in the dash after accumulating points from previous nights. He finished 2nd and that would be his starting position in the feature along side pole sitter, Michael Pickens. An exciting battle for the lead ensued in lapped traffic between Michael Pickens, Tyler Thomas, and Spencer. Spencer emerged as the leader with 15 laps remaining. Spencer was spun out by Pickens on the last lap, did a 360 and kept going. He would loose position and finish second in the feature. Pickens was penalized two spots for intentional spinning Spencer. Alex Bright would be named the winner.

Vodafone Speedway Western Springs

Auckland City, New Zealand
January 1st, 2017
Heat Race 1: 5th --> 3rd
Heat Race 2: 6th --> 3rd
Feature: 3rd --> 2nd

Notes: Spencer started 3rd in the feature and took the lead on lap 6. Michael Pickens passed Spencer on lap 36 going on to win. Spencer would go on to finish 2nd.