The Inaugural Jr Dragster “Christmas on the Coast” and Jr Dragster $10,000 Invitational presented by DragChamp comes to Gulfport Dragway Dec. 16-18, 2022!
GULFPORT, MS- Rolison Motorsports Promotions is gearing up for the Inaugural King of the Coast Jr Dragster “Christmas on the Coast” Presented by Bone Shaker Motorsports and Jr Dragster $10,000 Invitational presented by DragChamp, December 16-18, 2022 at Gulfport Dragway in Gulfport, MS.
The Junior Dragster only event will feature a $20,000-to-win race surrounded by $5,000-to-win races on Friday and Sunday. Additionally the main attraction will be the highly anticipated DragChamp $10,000 Jr Dragster Invitational which will take place Saturday night.
MotorMania TV will be onsite providing the livestream for anyone who won’t be able to attend this historic race.
Friday & Sunday $5,000-to-win
Friday and Sunday will both feature $5,000-to-win races. There will be a $80 first round buyback available if needed. The runner-up will earn $1,000 and the semi-finalists will take home $700. This race is a part of the 3-race weekend entry for $350.
On Saturday, racers will have the opportunity to compete for $20,000. The runner-up will earn $3,000 and the semi-finalists will win $1,500. There will be a first round buyback for $200. This race is also a part of the 3-race weekend entry for $350.
Registration is now OPEN for single entries to this event. Entries are limited as this race is capped at 200 entries! Register today at www.kocbracketseries.com or by clicking the link below. Beginning October 18, all racers wanting to double may do so.
Junior Dragster $10,000 Invitational presented by DragChamp
The Invitational event will begin Saturday Night following the $20,000-to-win event and conclude with the crowning of the champion Sunday morning. The following invited racers each submitted resumes and a secret panel of five judges sorted through them and chose 63 racers to compete in this prestigious event. The panel was only provided the portions of the resume that show the accomplishments and were not given the name of each racer. Additionally, submitters provided a brief two minute video.
The remaining racer to round out the field of 64 will be determined by a Friday Night “Race Your Way into the Jr Dragster $10,000 Invitational”. All racers that submitted resumes that were not selected by the Race Selection Panel will have the opportunity to compete in the race your way in event. The winner of the Race Your Way In race will collect $1,000!
The Race Selection Panel was made up of five judges: Thomas Holley, David Hammons, Allen Wickell, Jared Pennington, and Luke Bogacki.
Below is the list of 63 of the 64 King of the Coast Junior Dragster $10,000 Invitational presented by DragChamp racers.
|1. Cole Foster||Conroe, TX|
|2. Victoria Beaner||Labelle, FL|
|3. Graeme Rufenacht||Round Rock, TX|
|4. Cole Kenieriem||Shepherdsville, KY|
|5. Tanner Mocny||Venice, FL|
|6. Paul Stalba||Hammonton, NJ|
|7. Jaylee Soucy||Monmouth, ME|
|8. O’Riley Benda||Five Points, TN|
|9. Colt Saum||Norman, OK|
|10. Velicity Morris||Pensacola, FL|
|11. Jesse Fritts||Greenup, IL|
|12. Curtis Peek||Quitman, GA|
|13. Avery Bolding||Rock Island, TN|
|14. Wyatt Palmatier||Deland, FL|
|15. Evan Muchler||Grass Lake, MI|
|16. Tyler Wied||Neenah, WI|
|17. Carson Wied||Neenah, WI|
|18. Kade Renoll||El Mirage, AZ|
|19. Gage Rachford||California, KY|
|20. CJ Jenkins||Jamesville, NC|
|21. Kabren Jackson||Castelwood, SD|
|22. Gavin Whisnaut||Dallas, NC|
|23. Hunter Davis||Hanson, KY|
|24. Rylee Wells||Brandon, MS|
|25. Kane Kern||Pierre Part, LA|
|26. Tyler Janousek||Pflugerville, TX|
|27. Logan Grayson||Murfreesboro, TN|
|28. Maddie Chesne||Simmesport, LA|
|29. Carson Emmett||Centre, AL|
|30. Hayden Miller||Mobile, AL|
|31. Camden Teel||Newcastle, OK|
|32. Kylie Mocny||Venice, FL|
|33. Alyssa Rabon||Florence, SC|
|34. Douglas Hughes||Pasadena, TX|
|35. Peyton Shook||North Port, FL|
|36. Camron Nelson||Pearland, TX|
|37. Tyler Nunez||Meraux, LA|
|38. Carter Poplawski||Midlothian, TX|
|39. Jonathan McClain||Collinsville, OK|
|40. Leah Smith||Hornsby, TN|
|41. Gage Blevens||Louisville, KY|
|42. Charlie Bennett Rentrop||Lafayette, LA|
|43. Dexter Gomez||Amherst, OH|
|44. Blaine Bazell||Lancaster, OH|
|45. Jace Renoll||El Mirage, AZ|
|46. Rylie Trumble||Houston, TX|
|47. Eli Wiggins||Alvaton, KY|
|48. Griffin Hatcher||Pace, FL|
|49. Allison Bolle||Tucson, AZ|
|50. Kaden Pruett||Appling, GA|
|51. Summer Field||Terrebonne, OR|
|52. Andrew Cole Grayson||Whitwell, TN|
|53. Grant Cook||Franklin, KY|
|54. Hailey Shook||North Port, FL|
|55. MacKenzie Roberts||Bently, KS|
|56. Alexis Kesterson||Owasso, OK|
|57. Dylan Moore||Taneytown, MD|
|58. Jesse Lasik||La Salle, IL|
|59. Wyatt Epperson||Byers, CO|
|60. Madi Clark||Rittman, OH|
|61. Jace Esneault||Belle Rose, LA|
|62. Zachary Pierce||Gulfport, MS|
|63. Francis Vignola||Mahwah, NJ|
|64. Race Your Way into the Jr Dragster $10K Invitational Winner|
- 12 noon- 9:00PM Parking & Credentials
- After Hour Parking Permitted
- 8:00AM- Time Trial
- $5K Round 1 to Follow
- Race Your Way into the Jr Dragster $10,000.00 Invitational
- 8:00AM- Time Trial
- $20K Round 1 to Follow
- DragChamp Jr Dragster Invitational Rounds 1-3
- 8:00AM- Church Service
- 9:00AM- $5K Round 1
- DragChamp Jr Dragster Invitational Semi after $5K Round 1 & Final Round after $5K Round 2
Thank you to all of the sponsors of this ground breaking event!
DragChamp, Bone Shaker Motorsports, Lou Crouch, Pearce Automotive, Trailer Sales Inc, Jr Dragster National Championships, Discount Locksmith, Signal 68 Dispatch, Burleson Construction, Caheely Performance, Mike Fieramusca, Berry Performance, Harvard Real Estate Group, Fuel Tech, Crew Chief Pro, Ryan Saum Snap On, and Alliance Racewear.
For more information about the Inaugural King of the Coast Jr Dragster “Christmas on the Coast” presented by Bone Shaker Motorsports and Jr Dragster $10,000.00 Invitational Presented by DragChamp, contact Gaylon Rolison Jr. at 228-323-7325 or send him an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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About the Author: Payton Pillinger is a 23-year-old bracket racer living in Nashville, TN. She races a S10 truck in Pro at local tracks around her home. She graduated from the University of Tampa with her Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations and Advertising in 2020. Payton is also the owner and creator of the female motorsports association, Chicks on Slicks.