Gerster pocketed $5,000 for the victory and $500 for setting quick time during qualifications. He took the lead from Jimmy McCune on Lap 19 after starting eighth in the field.
It was a good night for drivers with strong ties to Anderson Speedway. Jo Jo Helberg came home in third, Brian Olson and Mike Larrison rounded out the top five. Aaron Pierce finished sixth; Troy DeCaire, eighth; Little 500 winner Jacob Wilson came home ninth; Jeff Bloom finished 10th and Anderson driver Jim Sheets finished 16th.
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