2019 NTPA Grand National Precommitment Program Competitors: Super Farm

SF 2019 PCPrecommitment at a Glance:

For 2019, 10 precommitment positions were made available in each of the NTPA's 13 Grand National divisions. After the initial offering to 2018's top-10 GN point finishers, remaining 2018 GN point-earners were offered positions in descending order of finish.

Precommitted competitors who fulfill the program's terms receive free entry to their class(es) of precommitment at Super National and Grand National events and shares of the end-of-season Precommitment Fund. Any GN-licensed competitor can earn points at GN events, however, so precommitment is not a prerequisite to contend for a GN championship. So fans, remember just because your favorite driver is not on this list, they still may be at an event.

To see other divisions previously released check out the 2019 Precommitment section here.

2019 Grand National Super Farm

The schedule (13 hooks as of 4/1/2019): North Dinwiddie, VA x 2; Hoopeston, IL; Rockwell, IA x 2; Ionia, MI x 2; Brandenburg, KY x 2; Bowling Green, OH x 2; Sandwich, IL x 2.

The competitors (10 vehicles as of 6/12/2019):

Brook, Brook Jr., and Brady Ferris (Addison, MI)

  • Absolutely Nuts: Finished 3rd in 2018 GN points (-20)...2 GN wins (Ionia x 2)...6 T5s, 9 T10s...average GN finish: 6.7 (12 appearances)...won 2019 Shipshewana S2.
  • Assorted Nuts: Finished 5th in 2018 GN points (-29)...best GN finish: 4th (Benson S2)...4 T5s, 10 T10s...average GN finish: 7.4 (12 appearances).

Tony Sietsema (Allendale, MI)

  • Wolverine Deere: Finished 4th in 2018 GN points (-28)...GN win at Hudsonville S2...4 T5s, 8 T10s...average GN finish: 8.1 (12 appearances).

Chris Weidinger (Attica, OH)

  • Black Power: Finished 6th in 2018 GN points (-31)...GN win at Hudsonville S1...3 T5s, 9 T10s...average GN finish: 7.9 (12 appearances).

Greg and Russ Freeze (Manchester, TN)

  • Deere Traxx: Finished 7th in 2018 GN points (-33)...GN win at Sandwich S2...5 T5s, 8 T10s...average GN finish: 9.0 (12 appearances).

Jon Silsby (Union City, MI)

  • Crop Doctor: Finished 8th in 2018 GN points (-42)...best GN finish: 3rd (Rockwell S3)...2 T5s, 7 T10s...average GN finish: 10.0 (12 appearances).

Brad Hart (Clayton, MI)

  • Don't Ask: Finished 9th in 2018 GN points (-57)...GN win at Rockwell S2...4 T5s, 7 T10s...average GN finish: 9.1 (11 appearances).

Lee Butts (Fairgrove, MI)

  • Press On: Finished 3rd in 2018 Region II points (-11.5)...GN win at Wellington.

Ryan Anderson (Hoopeston, IL)

  • Checkin' Out: Finished 3rd at 2018 Bowling Green S4...won at 2017 Bowling Green S4.

David Batliner (Floyds Knobs, IN)

  • Superhick: Finished 7th at 2018 Bowling Green S4...average GN finish: 13.7 (3 appearances).

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