The 48th Stock Car Stampede is in the books, and it was Cole Schill that capped off Saturday night with the WISSOTA Late Model win at the conclusion of the yearly Jamestown Speedway staple.

Dustin Strand grabbed the early lead, as he looked to score his third Stampede title. But it was Hibbing, Minnesota, native Derek Vesel who took the lead using the low side of the high-banked, quarter-mile Jamestown oval at the conclusion of the fourth circuit.

The lead duo worked traffic before the only caution of the race just past the halfway point. That re-stacked the field for a Delaware double-file restart.

Strand chose the bottom as Schill lined up to his outside behind the leading Vesel.

Schill had the best restart of the lead trio, as he powered around the cushion to pass both leaders, and moved to the lead as the race went back to green.

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Schill pulled away in the waning laps to secure the $4,000 victory.

"We started third and fell back to fourth right away. I got back to third, and Strand and Vesel both got into lapped traffic," Schill said. "I was pretty good once I got into third. I started reeling them in lapped traffic, then we kinda diced it out a little bit.

"Then we had that restart. Strand restarted on the bottom, which I was kinda surprised for, and my car was really good up top and I powered into (turn) one and it stuck, and I got around Strand and Vesel, and here we are."

Schill was quick to put his Stampede win at the top of his career accomplishments.

"We've been coming to this thing for many, many years, back when my dad used to race. Back when he used race full time when I was a little kid," Schill said. "It's pretty cool to be standing here with the list of guys that have won here. This is, by far, at the top of the list."

Schill's aforementioned father came out of retirement to run the team's back up car to a fifth-place finish in his first race in five years.

In the IMCA Modified feature, it was all Casey Arneson. The Fargo driver was never seriously tested, as he was the fourth repeat Stampede winner of the evening.

Arneson started on the pole and cruised to victory, as Enderlin's John Nord joined him on the front stretch after fighting from 10th to secure a runner-up finish.

"Just tried to keep my head on me all night, just like I was doing all year," Arneson said. "Trying to stay out there as calm as I could and not wear my stuff out."

In the Wissota Street Stocks, it was a Carter vs. Carter battle as four-time WISSOTA Super Stock Stampede winner and 1993 WISSOTA Street Stock champ Todd Carter and his nephew Jonny Carter -- a six-time streets winner at Jamestown in 2019 and current national points leader -- duked it out for the win.

Todd Carter picked up another Stock Car Stampede title at Jamestown Speedway on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. Steven Young / For The Sun
Todd Carter picked up another Stock Car Stampede title at Jamestown Speedway on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. Steven Young / For The Sun

Jonny Carter was running the cushion in the late stages of the race but hopped the cushion with a few laps remaining, allowing uncle Todd to take the point before a caution slowed the field with a handful of circuits remaining.

Nephew Jonny, however, only lost one spot, realigning himself second for the final restart of the race. He jumped the cushion again, however, ending his evening, as Todd Carter continued on for his sixth Stampede victory.

Luke Krogh was the third repeat Stampede winner of the evening. Krogh took the lead from Scott Jacobson late, using the cushion before Jacobson was involved in a spin to score the IMCA Northern Sport Mod win.

It was all Neil Walton in the Mini Stock feature, as he nearly lapped his way into the top five in the inaugural Stampede feature for the class and first for four-cylinder stock cars since 2013.

Wishek's Donavin Wiest scored the INEX Legends win, as he also went back-to-back after passing pole-sitter Ivan Sailer early and holding off a hard-charging Alex Kukowski late for the win.

Preston Carr was the first repeat Stampede champion of the evening, as he used a pair of late restarts to join another family battle to score the WISSOTA Midwest Modified win.

Preston Carr went back-to-back in the WISSOTA Midwest Modifieds during the 48th Stock Car Stampede at Jamestown Speedway on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. Steven Young / For The Sun
Preston Carr went back-to-back in the WISSOTA Midwest Modifieds during the 48th Stock Car Stampede at Jamestown Speedway on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019. Steven Young / For The Sun

Lisbon brothers Nate and Zach Reinke were going toe-to-toe late in the race when Carr used the cushion to perfection to pass both brothers for the win.

The best race of the night was arguably in the bombers, as front row starters Curt Michaelsohn and Dylan Steele swapped the lead multiple times during a caution-marred affair.

It was Michaelsohn that made the final pass in the waning laps to score his first Stampede victory.

Rudy Moser won the first feature of the evening, scoring the win in the slingshot feature by using the Edinger family's No. 5 for the victory.

Jamestown Speedway

Stock Car Stampede

Sept. 22

(Starting position in brackets)

IMCA Modifieds

Feature (25 Laps): 1. Casey Arneson, [1]; 2. John Nord, [10]; 3. Shawn Strand, [4]; 4. Marlyn Seidler, [3]; 5. Dave Shipley, [9]; 6. Eric Edwards, [2]; 7. Randy Klein, [21]; 8. Trent Grager, [22]; 9. John Corell, [12]; 10. Josh Eberhardt, [15]; 11. Jarrett Carter, [16]; 12. Darren Pfau, [8]; 13. Scott Gartner, [23]; 14. 3Cody Peterson, [20]; 15. Don Gumke, [5]; 16. Lucas Rodin, [18]; 17. Rich Pavlicek, [24]; 18. Rusty Kollman, [19]; 19. (DNF) Greg Friestad, [13]; 20. (DNF) Dale Mathison, [11]; 21. (DNF) Matt Aukland, [14]; 22. (DNF) Austin Arneson, [6]; 23. (DNF) Ryan Schroeder, [17]; 24. (DNF) Hank Berry, [7].

WISSOTA Midwest Modifieds

A Feature 1 (20 Laps): 1. Preston Carr, [3]; 2. Zach Reinke, [6]; 3. Nate Reinke, [8]; 4. Dustin Strand, [11]; 5. Lucas Rodin, [9]; 6. Randy Klein, [16]; 7. Lance Schill, [17]; 8. Reise Stenberg, [1]; 9. Ryan Schroeder, [18]; 10. Arin Beyer, [10]; 11. Scott Bintz, [4]; 12. Troy Nelson, [7]; 13. Aaron Michel, [21]; 14. Jay Sahr, [12]; 15. Jarett Lovcik, [13]; 16. Jeffrey Schwind Jr, [19]; 17. Jess Brekke, [20]; 18. Andrew Kapp, [23]; 19. Jaren Wibstad, [15]; 20. Greg Friestad, [5]; 21. (DNF) Jim Morlock, [14]; 22. (DNF) Travis Traut, [24]; 23. (DNF) Kelly Hagel, [2]; (DNS) Luke Krogh.

WISSOTA Late Models

A Feature 1 (30 Laps): 1. Cole Schill, [3]; 2. Derek Vesel, [4]; 3. Dustin Strand, [2]; 4. Brody Troftgruben, [5]; 5. Howie Schill, [11]; 6. Kevin Robertson, [13]; 7. Eric Edwards, [16]; 8. Hank Berry, [14]; 9. Erik Robertson, [15]; 10. Josh Johnson, [6]; 11. Dan Dowling, [8]; 12. Travis Robertson, [9]; 13. Cole Babcock, [7]; 14. Virgil Randall, [10]; 15. Trent Grager, [1]; 16. Tim Compson, [12]; 17. (DNF) Jeff Hapala, [17]; 18. (DNF) Mike Balcaen, [18].

IMCA Sport Mods

A Feature 1 (20 Laps): 1. Luke Krogh, [4]; 2. Zach Frederick, [3]; 3. Kelly Henderson, [6]; 4. Isaac Sondrol, [16]; 5. Ryan Restad, [8]; 6. Kelly Jacobson, [1]; 7. Shawn Pudwill, [7]; 8. Torey Fischer, [10]; 9. Brandon Tendeland, [12]; 10. Reile Sailer, [11]; 11. Kreig Kasin, [13]; 12. Brian Schaffer, [14]; 13. (DNF) Scott Jacobson, [2]; 14. (DNF) Chris VanMil, [5]; 15. (DNF) Deryk Voller, [9]; 16. (DNF) Brett Pudwill, [15].

Bombers

A Feature 1 (20 Laps): 1. Curt Michaelsohn, [1]; 2. Dylan Steele, [2]; 3. Brent Vetter, [5]; 4. Karlie Hoerner, [9]; 5. Dylan Sandberg, [12]; 6. Bo Gregor, [23]; 7. Travis Edinger, [15]; 8. Taylor Saari, [18]; 9. Dylan Bitz, [19]; 10. Hayden Aberle, [14]; 11. Matthew Duchscherer, [22]; 12. Tony Bundy, [24]; 13. Dillon Thorpe, [11]; 14. (DNF) Gregory Moore, [3]; 15. (DNF) Chris Welk Jr, [4]; 16. (DNF) Jayden Michaelsohn, [8]; 17. (DNF) Lane Stoppleworth, [17]; 18. (DNF) Mike Appert, [10]; 19. (DNF) Clay Gentzkow, [13]; 20. (DNF) John Gartner Jr, [6]; 21. (DNF) Derrick Appert, [16]; (DNS) Chris Rangeloff, ; (DQ) A.J. Davenport, [7]; (DQ) Billy Carow, [21].

INEX Legends

A Feature 1 (20 Laps): 1. Donavin Wiest, [2]; 2. Alex Kukowski, [6]; 3. Preston Martin, [18]; 4. John Sommerfeld, [3]; 5. Andrew Sommerfeld, [4]; 6. Terry Sahr, [8]; 7. Nate Keena, [17]; 8. Joshua Wiest, [7]; 9. Jay Quenzer, [16]; 10. Justin Bauer, [9]; 11. Chuck Christ, [5]; 12. Don Hayes, [12]; 13. Jacoby Traut, [13]; 14. (DNF) Rick Diede, [15]; 15. (DNF) Jaidyn Edinger, [11]; 16. (DNF) Ivan Sailer, [1]; 17. (DNF) Kevin Jensen, [10]; 18. (DNF) William Siebert, [14].

Hornets

A Feature 1 (20 Laps): 1. Neil Walton, [1]; 2. Justin Hainline, [4]; 3. Gavin Walton, [8]; 4. Kevin Youngquist, [3]; 5. Zach Muralt, [6]; 6. Chase Golliet, [5]; 7. Dalton Aabrekke, [14]; 8. Roger Lukes, [11]; 9. Andy Reed, [7]; 10. Andrew Booke, [10]; 11. Derek Sims, [13]; 12. Dale Mittleider, [12]; 13. (DNF) Peder Dekrey, [9]; 14. (DNF) Kelby Anderson, [2]; (DNS) Ken Sandberg.

WISSOTA Street Stocks

A Feature 1 (20 Laps): 1. Todd Carter, [2]; 2. Rory Opp, [7]; 3. John Weber, [10]; 4. Robert Banish Jr, [15]; 5. Jason Havel, [4]; 6. Kyle Anderson, [11]; 7. John Feist, [6]; 8. Kelly Hoerner, [20]; 9. Zach Frederick, [16]; 10. Billie Christ, [19]; 11. Dustin Erickson, [14]; 12. Christopher Ritter, [12]; 13. Jaden Christ, [22]; 14. Jodie Michaelsohn, [17]; 15. Kasey Ussatis, [21]; 16. Matt Dosch, [18]; 17. Royce Jawaski, [24]; 18. Jon Perkins, [1]; 19. (DNF) Jonny Carter, [3]; 20. (DNF) Jerry Lamb, [8]; 21. (DNF) Spencer Johnson, [23]; 22. (DNF) Brian Hanson Jr, [13]; 23. (DNF) Jay Schlotfeldt, [5]; 24. (DNF) Dan McNamee, [9].