Silver Dollar Nationals

June 8, 2012

Hawkeye Downs Speedway - Wall of Fame Night

Photos Courtesy of Kyle Ealy

Age before beauty - "The Ageless One" Arlo Becker (88) attempts to hold off teenager Jake Griffin in Modified heat action. Griffin would nip Becker at the wire to take an exciting win.

Wall of Fame Class of 2012 - Bill Bennett Jr. accepts his plaque from Fleck Distributing's Dudley Fleck


Brad Chandler grabbed top honors in the Hornet feature

Chad Siems - Late Model

Dave McCalla came from the back of the pack to win a exciting Sportsman main event

Wall of Fame sponsor Dudley Fleck out for a Friday evening spin in his Late Model

Wall of Fame Class of 2012 - Eddie Leavitt (daughters Mary Saunders (l) and Vickie Agan accepting)

Wall of Fame Class of 2012 - Gordon Blankenship

Wall of Fame Class of 2012 - Jerry Epperson

John Ness (6) and Kurt Bohnsach battle for the lead early in the Hornet feature

Wall of Fame Class of 2012 - Lem Blankenship

2008 Wall of Fame inductee Mike Shulte scored the Modified feature win

Wall of Fame Class of 2012 - Russ Lyman

Wall of Fame Class of 2012 - Sonny Crow

The Sportsman main event featured some tight-knit racing early on

Thor Anderson won the 30-lap Late Model headliner

Wall of Fame Class of 2012 - Vince Fiala

Hawkeye Downs Speedway Wall of Fame Class of 2012