MINOT, N.D. — Aug. 19, 2012 — Donny Schatz, who grew up in Minot, picked up his first career World of Outlaws at his home track in the Magic City Showdown at Nodak Speedway.

It was Schatz’s fourth Outlaws win in the last seven points races and moved him to only 20 points out of the championship lead.

World of Outlaws points leader Craig Dollansky finished a close second with Stevie Smith rounding out the podium. (CLICK FOR FULL RACE REPORT)

A-Main – (35 Laps) – 1. 15-Donny Schatz [2] [$10,000]; 2. 7-Craig Dollansky [1] [$5,500]; 3. 19-Stevie Smith [4] [$3,200]; 4. 11-Steve Kinser [8] [$2,800]; 5. 1-Sammy Swindell [5] [$2,500]; 6. 59-Jac Haudenschild [13] [$2,300]; 7. 29-Kerry Madsen [3] [$2,200]; 8. 13-Mark Dobmeier [9] [$2,100]; 9. 11K-Kraig Kinser [11] [$2,050]; 10. 9-Joey Saldana [7] [$2,000]; 11. 5W-Lucas Wolfe [18] [$1,500]; 12. 8-Casey Mack [10] [$1,200]; 13. 63-Chad Kemenah [12] [$1,100]; 14. 6-Bill Rose [15] [$1,050]; 15. 55-Trey Starks [20] [$1,000]; 16. 92-Mitch Mack [23] [$900]; 17. 1K-Chris Shirek [21] [$800]; 18. 97G-Cody Hahn [16] [$800]; 19. 99-Jordan Graham [22] [$800]; 20. 7S-Jason Sides [6] [$800]; 21. 4-Cody Darrah [17] [$800]; 22. 6N-Greg Nikitenko [14] [$800]; 23. 21K-Lou Kennedy [19] [$800]; 24. 20A-Jordon Adams [24] [$800]. Lap Leaders: Craig Dollansky 1, Donny Schatz 2-35. KSE Hard Charger Award: 59-Jac Haudenschild [+7].

Qualifying – 1. 9-Joey Saldana, 13.217; 2. 1-Sammy Swindell, 13.217; 3. 19-Stevie Smith, 13.246; 4. 15-Donny Schatz, 13.292; 5. 29-Kerry Madsen, 13.332; 6. 11K-Kraig Kinser, 13.333; 7. 7-Craig Dollansky, 13.371; 8. 7S-Jason Sides, 13.376; 9. 11-Steve Kinser, 13.393; 10. 63-Chad Kemenah, 13.458; 11. 13-Mark Dobmeier, 13.499; 12. 8-Casey Mack, 13.507; 13. 59-Jac Haudenschild, 13.539; 14. 6N-Greg Nikitenko, 13.563; 15. 6-Bill Rose, 13.583; 16. 97G-Cody Hahn, 13.657; 17. 4-Cody Darrah, 13.705; 18. 5W-Lucas Wolfe, 13.759; 19. 21K-Lou Kennedy, 13.788; 20. 55-Trey Starks, 13.962; 21. 1K-Chris Shirek, 14.006; 22. 20A-Jordon Adams, 14.153; 23. 99-Jordan Graham, 14.269; 24. 91K-Kyle Fedyk, 14.497; 25. 17M-Todd Mickelson, 14.587; 26. 20L-Dusty Lawson, 15.646; 27. 20J-Kevin Lawson, 15.684; 28. 4T-Tee Young, 16.116; 29. 92-Mitch Mack, 17.109; 30. 20K-Thomas Kennedy, No Time.

Heat 1 – (8 Laps – Top 6 finishers transfer to the A-feature) – 1. 7-Craig Dollansky [2]; 2. 9-Joey Saldana [4]; 3. 15-Donny Schatz [3]; 4. 63-Chad Kemenah [1]; 5. 59-Jac Haudenschild [5]; 6. 21K-Lou Kennedy [7]; 7. 17M-Todd Mickelson [9]; 8. 97G-Cody Hahn [6]; 9. 20A-Jordon Adams [8]; 10. 4T-Tee Young [10].

Heat 2 – (8 Laps – Top 6 finishers transfer to the A-feature) – 1. 13-Mark Dobmeier [1]; 2. 7S-Jason Sides [2]; 3. 1-Sammy Swindell [4]; 4. 4-Cody Darrah [6]; 5. 55-Trey Starks [7]; 6. 29-Kerry Madsen [3]; 7. 6N-Greg Nikitenko [5]; 8. 99-Jordan Graham [8]; 9. 92-Mitch Mack [10]; 10. 20L-Dusty Lawson [9].

Heat 3 – (8 Laps – Top 6 finishers transfer to the A-feature) – 1. 11-Steve Kinser [2]; 2. 8-Casey Mack [1]; 3. 19-Stevie Smith [4]; 4. 11K-Kraig Kinser [3]; 5. 5W-Lucas Wolfe [6]; 6. 6-Bill Rose [5]; 7. 1K-Chris Shirek [7]; 8. 20J-Kevin Lawson [9]; 9. 91K-Kyle Fedyk [8]; 10. 20K-Thomas Kennedy [10].

Dash – (6 Laps, finishing order determined first 10 starting positions of A-feature) – 1. 7-Craig Dollansky [1]; 2. 15-Donny Schatz [3]; 3. 29-Kerry Madsen [2]; 4. 19-Stevie Smith [4]; 5. 1-Sammy Swindell [5]; 6. 7S-Jason Sides [7]; 7. 9-Joey Saldana [6]; 8. 11-Steve Kinser [8]; 9. 13-Mark Dobmeier [9]; 10. 8-Casey Mack [10].

B-Main – (12 Laps – Top 6 finishers transfer to the A-feature) – 1. 6N-Greg Nikitenko [1] [-]; 2. 1K-Chris Shirek [3] [-]; 3. 97G-Cody Hahn [2] [-]; 4. 99-Jordan Graham [5] [-]; 5. 92-Mitch Mack [11] [-]; 6. 20A-Jordon Adams [4] [-]; 7. 17M-Todd Mickelson [7] [$200]; 8. 4T-Tee Young [10] [$180]; 9. 20L-Dusty Lawson [8] [$175]; 10. 20J-Kevin Lawson [9] [$160]; 11. 91K-Kyle Fedyk [6] [$150]; 12. 20K-Thomas Kennedy [12] [$150].