BARROWS -- Donnie Jensen knew his Wissota Street Stocker was working well the last few weeks but he never started up front to find out how good it really was.
That changed Saturday night at North Central Speedway. Jensen, who started in third place, won his third NCS feature of the season and ended Mark Johnson's record-breaking six straight feature win streak.
Other main feature winners were Mark Anderson in Wissota Midwest Modified, John Remington in Wissota Super Stock and Richard Nelson in NCS Pure Stock.
Anderson's and Jensen's victories were clean sweeps as they won their heat races earlier.
Nelson, who finished second in the feature, was awarded the victory after race-winner Doug Miller refused to have his engine torn down on a silent protest.
B feature winners were Jesse Lodermeier in Midwest Modified and David Read in Pure Stock.
The Street Stock feature, where Johnson finished fifth, also saw the return of three-time Wissota points champion Scott Paulson.
Polesitter Paulson might have won if not for a caution before the first lap was completed. He and Jensen raced through the second turn and backstretch. Paulson took the point in turn four.
On the restart, Paulson led into turn one but everything changed. Outside polesitter Randy Sprague went inside to take the lead into turn two before Jensen gained the lead by turn three.
"Sprague went underneath and pushed both (he and Paulson) up and I just went underneath them" Jensen said.
Three laps later, in another restart, Paulson and Sprague began to battle. Sprague, in second place, ran the inside line and Paulson ran the high line.
While this battle was raging, 10th-place starting Johnson had worked his way up to fourth.
At the line, Paulson and Johnson touched, which sent Johnson off the track momentarily.
Paulson ran down Sprague as the pair met lapped traffic to finish second.
Outside polesitter Anderson, who won his sixth feature this season and second at NCS, led from start to finish.
It was pretty much follow the leader for the three top runners, Anderson, Monte Hall and polesitter Ed Rolfson, Sr.
The battle for fourth and fifth between Scott Blood and Troy Jordan was exciting.
Jordan was running the high line and Blood was running the bottom. The two hit hard near the line. Jordan recovered and made a pass on the second turn.
Blood said he could see Jordan's front tire go by him when the two touched. "He just booted me out of the way," Blood said.
Jordan said he got a good run on the high side of turn one that carried enough momentum to get by Blood.
Remington led the entire Super Stock feature despite six restarts. He won by an unofficial 82/100s of a second.
One of the cautions spelled disaster for second-place finisher Brad Jensen. On the restart, in a three-wide battle, he drove on the inside of Remington to take the lead as current Wissota points leader Dave Mass took the outside.
* Jordan's engine was torn down after the race and found legal. "We were waiting for this day to come," he said.
* Nelson's engine also was torn down and found legal.
* Miller forfeited his season points and is banned from racing at the speedway for a year.
NCS Pure Stock
Feature - Richard Nelson, Chris Thomsen, Brian Johnson, Dennis Johnson, Mike Nelson
B Feature - David Read, Kent Lowe, Mike Smude
Heat 1 - Brian Johnson, Brian Boser, Ken Yezek
Heat 2 - Mike Nelson, Mitch Lowe, Willy Hietalati
Heat 3 - Charlie Peterson, Jack Peterson, Derek Olson
Heat 4 - Doug Miller, Chris Thomsen, Monte Tibbets
Wissota Street Stock
Feature - Donnie Jensen, Scott Paulson, Randy Sprague, Paul Marohn, Mark Johnson
Heat 1 - Donnie Jensen, Kevin Baron, Louis Wermter
Heat 2 - Mark Johnson, Randy Sprague, Scott Paulson
Heat 3 - Paul Marohn, Dan Severson, Wayne Wooden
Wissota Midwest Modified
Feature - Mark Anderson, Monte Hall, Ed Rolfson, Sr., Troy Jordan, Scott Blood
B Feature - Jesse Lodermeier, John Remington, Mike Jones
Heat 1 - Scott Lake, Rolfson, Blood
Heat 2 - Hall, Mike Henning, Danny Vang
Heat 3 - Mark Anderson, John Thompson, Rob Garin
Heat 4 - Greg Carlson, Brad Feierabend, Troy Jordan
Wissota Super Stock
Feature - John Remington, Brad Jensen, Tim O'Brien, Kurt Loftis, Tim Johnson
Heat 1 - Larry Fitzsimmons, Tim O'Brien, Nick Musel
Heat 2 - Tim Johnson, Kurt Loftis, Dave Mass
Heat 3 - Brad Jensen, Pat O'Brien, Pete Loftis
Feature - Todd Harpster
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