Beau Oldfield who has finished runner up in the last two SSA Junior Sedan WA State Titles is the only driver to going through night one at the Esperance Speedway undefeated on New Years Day 2022.
Oldfield had his Redline Racecars & Rollcages Mitsubishi Mirage flying during the first night of competition in front of a healthy school holiday crowd at the South Coast venue.
Zach Munro began proceedings by collecting the Ian Beard Best Presented Car Award for the event and was presented with his plaque by the scrutineering team from Speedway Sedans Western Australia.
Racing throughout the nice was extremely close & tight with barely any incidents during the fifteen qualifying heats held on a quality racing surface.
Exactly fifty cars contested night one with Beau Oldfield going from position ten in the opening heat race of the 45th running of the event to win over the eight laps after a great battle with Zach Munro & Esperance local Chris Dickerson.
Newman’s Donny Davis made his way to the front in the early stages of heat two to collect the thirty six points ahead of Bryce Fisher & Matthew Thomson.
Shark Bay Speedway Club member Travis Strelley held off Logan Brown for the entire eight laps to claim victory with in heat three with the Odh Mechanical Charade of Hunter Downs coming from position ten to finish third.
Heat four was a total domination by Moora’s Taz Vanzetti as he won by over five seconds from Narrogin’s Brody Day & Brock Pearce.
The first local Esperance victory would come in the final heat of the opening round when Charlie Tate won heat five by over three seconds from the KCLD Cleaning Hyundai Excel of Kayne Dellar with Geraldton’s Bradley Chant holding on to third.
Beau Oldfield started his second qualifying heat in much the same fashion as the opening heat of the WA State Title going from position five to the lead on the opening lap.
Olivia Earle would unfortunately come to a stop with two laps to go bringing on the yellow lights.
Oldfield survived the stoppage to claim victory over Brody Day and the consistent Matthew Thomson.
Heat Seven saw the first major incident of the evening when Jaxon Buszan & Katie Goodwin came together on the opening lap with the pair of Hyundai Excels unable to continue.
Kayne Dellar recorded his first victory of the WA State Title defeating a depleted field of just six finishers.
The Munro boys Zach & Cade battled throughout heat eight albeit the pair are unrelated to each other, with Zach holding on to claim the maximum points.
Western Australian Champion Jhy Pack was officially second in heat eight after Cade Munro was disqualified post race by the officials.
Heat Nine was one of the races of the night as Chris Dickerson narrowly held off Taj Vanzetti & Newman’s Donny Davis over the eight lap affair.
Narrogin’s Blake Palmer collected the win in heat ten over Mount Barker brothers Brock & Jarrod Pearce.
Beau Oldfield again stormed to the lead early in heat eleven to run away with his third victory of the night to make him the overnight leader as he won by 1.5 seconds from Kayne Dellar with Western Australian champion Jhy Pack third.
Collie’s Jorja Davies survived a two lap restart to score her first heat race win in a WA State Title ahead of Jesse James Samuels & Geraldton’s Zak Turner in heat twelve.
Chris Dickerson had the local Esperance crowd cheering in heat thirteen as he moved from position nine to hit the lead and claim victory for the second time on the night defeating Zach Munro by 1.385 seconds with Cade Munro third.
The local crowd was again full of voice in heat fourteen when Charlie Tate had his second victory of the WA State Title, with the local track champion leading all eight laps to lead home Blake Palmer & Bryce Fisher.
Donny Davis endured the worst luck of the opening night where he enjoyed a five second within sight of the finish before heading infield as his right rear tyre tired to part company with his Mitsubishi Lancer in heat fifteen.
George Tate made it a trifecta of Esperance victories to end night one as he inherited the lead from Davis to narrowly take the maximum points from Jasmin Kennedy & Baxter Trouchet.
Each driver will have one more eight lap qualifying heat on night two ahead of the Two B Mains over Twenty Laps and Twenty Five Lap A Main to decide the 2021/2022 SSA Junior Sedan Western Australian Champion.
Official Results of Night One of the MLP Civil Speedway Sedans Western Australia Junior Sedan State Title
Heat One, Eight Laps-1. W84 Beau Oldfield, 2. W138 Zach Munro, 3. WA87 Chris Dickerson, 4. W71 Olivia Earle, 5. W31 Jesse James Samuels, 6. W1 Jhy Pack, 7. W88 Jacob Hill, 8. W4 Emma Ahearn (7), 9. W9 Brock Barrett (6), DNF W21 Jayden Heelan (0).
Heat Two, Eight Laps- 1. W3 Donny Davis, 2. W80 Bryce Fisher, 3. W15 Matthew Thomson, 4. WA24 Cade Munro, 5. W10 Kayde Anthony, 6. W22 Jarrod Pearce, 7. W43 Jorja Davies, 8. W656 Katie Goodwin, 9. W666 Sophie Goodwin (7), 10. W182 Damien Fletcher (4).
Heat Three, Eight Laps- 1. W17 Travis Strelley, 2. WA21 Logan Brown, 3. W89 Hunter Downs, 4. W34 Baxter Trouchet, 5. WX22 George Tate, 6. W606 Jackson Goodwin, 7. W28 Sean Kirwan, 8. W49 Jasmin Kennedy, 9. W26 Nathan Brown, 10. W173 Kaden Harrison (6).
Heat Four, Eight Laps- 1. W121 Taj Vanzetti, 2. WA8 Brody Day, 3. W87 Brock Pearce, 4. W18 Harrison Beres, 5. W16 Alicia Short, 6. W12 Ben Steers (7), 7. W2 Max Lang (7), 8. W33 Teliah Bosley (7), 9. W646 Holly Goodwin (7), 10. WA26 Zakiya Costa (7).
Heat Five, Eight Laps- 1. WX24 Charlie Tate, 2. W95 Kayne Dellar, 3. W52 Bradley Chant, 4. W199 Jaxon Buszan, 5. W73 Blake Palmer, 6. W83 Kai Leeson, 7. W08 Tyler Scott, 8. WA3 Summer Shore, 9. W24 Chloe Lawton (7), DNF WA22 Zak Turner (6).
Heat Six, Eight Laps- 1. W84 Beau Oldfield, 2. WA8 Brody Day, 3. W15 Matthew Thomson, 4. W08 Tyler Scott, 5. W34 Baxter Trouchet, 6. W606 Jackson Goodwin, 7. W26 Sean Kirwan, 8. W182 Damien Fletcher (6), DNF W71 Olivia Earle (6), DNS W21 Jayden Heelan.
Heat Seven, Eight Laps- 1. W95 Kayne Dellar, 2. W80 Bryce Fisher, 3. W52 Bradley Chant, 4. W16 Alicia Short, 5. W88 Jacob Hill, 6. W26 Nathan Brown, DNF W31 Jesse James Samuels (6), W199 Jaxon Buszan (0), W656 Katie Goodwin (0), DNS WA22 Zak Turner.
Heat Eight, Eight Laps- 1. W138 Zach Munro, 2. W1 Jhy Pack, 3. WA21 Logan Brown, 4. W43 Jorja Davies, 5. W2 Max Lang, 6. W2 Max Lang, 7. WA26 Zakiya Costa, 8. W33 Teliah Bosley, 9. W9 Brock Barrett (6). DNF W89 Hunter Downs (3). DISQ WA24 Cade Munro (8)
Heat Nine, Ten Laps- 1. WA87 Chris Dickerson, 2. W121 Taj Vanzetti, 3. W3 Donny Davis, 4. WX24 Charlie Tate, 5. WX22 George Tate, 6. W18 Harrison Beres, 7. W83 Kai Leeson, 8. W4 Emma Ahearn, 9. W12 Ben Steers (6), DNS W173 Kaden Harrison.
Heat Ten, Eight Laps- 1. W73 Blake Palmer, 2. W87 Brock Pearce, 3. W22 Jarrod Pearce, 4. W10 Kayde Anthony, 5. W17 Travis Strelley, 6. W49 Jasmin Kennedy, 7. W666 Sophie Goodwin, 8. W646 Holly Goodwin, 9. W24 Chloe Lawton (7), DNF WA3 Summer Shore (0).
Heat Eleven, Eight Laps- 1. W84 Beau Oldfield, 2. W95 Kayne Dellar, 3. W1 Jhy Pack, 4. WA21 Logan Brown, 5. W52 Bradley Chant, 6. W606 Jackson Goodwin, 7. W16 Alicia Short, 8. W33 Teliah Bosley, DNF W18 Harrison Beres (2).
Heat Twelve, Eight Laps- 1. W43 Jorja Davies, 2. W31 Jesse James Samuels, 3. WA22 Zak Turner, 4. W121 Taj Vanzetti, 5. W17 Travis Strelley, 6. W21 Jayden Heelan, 7. W646 Holly Goodwin, 8. W24 Chloe Lawton, 9. WA3 Summer Shore, 10. W10 Kayde Anthony, 11. W182 Damien Fletcher (5).
Heat Thirteen, Eight Laps- 1. WA87 Chris Dickerson, 2. W138 Zach Munro, 3. WA24 Cade Munro, 4. W22 Jarrod Pearce, 5. W71 Olivia Earle, 6. W28 Sean Kirwan, 7. W83 Kai Leeson, 8. W08 Tyler Scott, 9. W26 Nathan Brown, DNS W89 Hunter Downs.
Heat Fourteen, Eight Laps- 1. WX24 Charlie Tate, 2. W73 Blake Palmer, 3. W80 Bryce Fisher, 4. W15 Matthew Thomson, 5. WA26 Zakiya Costa, 6. W656 Katie Goodwin, 7. W2 Max Lang, 8. W666 Sophie Goodwin (7), 9. W9 Brock Barrett (6), DNF W199 Jaxon Buszan (4).
Heat Fifteen, Eight Laps- 1. WX22 George Tate, 2. W49 Jasmine Kennedy, 3. W34 Baxter Trouchet, 4. W4 Emma Ahearn, 5. WA8 Brody Day, 6. W87 Brock Pearce, 7. W88 Jacob Hill, DNF W12 Ben Steers (6), W3 Donny Davis (6), DNS W173 Kaden Harrison.
Official Point Score after Night One of the MLP Civil Speedway Sedans Western Australia Junior Sedan State Title at the Esperance Speedway.
- W84 Beau Oldfield 108
- WA87 Chris Dickerson 95
- W95 Kayne Dellar 92
- W138 Zach Munro 92
- WX24 Charlie Tate 89
- W121 Taj Vanzetti 81
- W80 Bryce Fisher 79
- W73 Blake Palmer 77
- WA8 Brody Day 69
- WA21 Logan Brown 68
- W3 Donny Davis 64
- W15 Matthew Thomson 63
- WX22 George Tate 62
- W17 Travis Strelley 62
- W43 Jorja Davies 61
- W87 Brock Pearce 61
- W1 Jhy Pack 61
- W52 Bradley Chant 59
- W34 Baxter Trouchet 53
- W22 Jarrod Pearce 50
- W31 Jesse James Samuels 49
- W49 Jasmin Kennedy 44
- WA24 Cade Munro 40
- W16 Alicia Short 38
- W71 Olivia Earle 35
- W10 Kayde Anthony 34
- W18 Harrison Beres 32
- W08 Tyler Scott 31
- W606 Jackson Goodwin 30
- W4 Emma Ahearn 29
- W2 Max Lang 29
- W88 Jacob Hill 29
- W89 Hunter Downs 28
- W199 Jaxon Buszan 27
- WA22 Zak Turner 27
- WA26 Zakiya Costa 27
- W83 Kai Leeson 26
- W28 Sean Kirwan 26
- W656 Katie Goodwin 21
- W12 Ben Steers 21
- W26 Nathan Brown 20
- W33 Teliah Bosley 20
- W666 Sophie Goodwin 19
- W646 Holly Goodwin 19
- W24 Chloe Lawton 16
- W9 Brock Barrett 16
- WA3 Summer Shore 15
- W21 Jayden Heelan 14
- W182 Damien Fletcher 13
- W173 Kaden Harrison 4