(EDITOR’S NOTE: The following selections were comprised by an evaluation of 40 industry leaders in short track racing, including directors, promoters, NASCAR talent scouts, media and former #1 Draft Picks.  More than 100 drivers received votes. 

The Top 51 Draft Picks have been revealed previously (click on links to the right if you missed any of the top-51 vote getters), but there were more than 50 drivers that received at least two votes from our panel, yet fell short of the necessary vote tally to make it into the top 51. 

Those drivers are listed below in alphabetical order.

Clay Alexander
Age: 20
Series - Super & Pro Late Models

Adam Bates
Age: 23
Series - PASS/Super Late Models

Kyle Benjamin
Age: 13
Series - Pro Late Models

Michael Bilderback
Age: 19
Series - Super Late Models/Pro Late Models

Chad Boat
Age: 19
Series - NASCAR K&N East/Open Wheel

Phil Bozell
Age: 28
Series - Outlaw SLM

Drew Brannon
Age: 18
Series - Late Models/East

Garrett Campbell
Age: 19
Series - UARA/LMSC

Justin Carroll
Age: 14
Series - Legends/Limited Late Models

Michael Cherry
Age: 21
Series - NASCAR K&N East

Cody Coughlin
Age: 15
Series - JEGS CRA All-Stars

Jake Crum
Age: 19
Series - Late Models

Cody Darrah
Age: 21
Series - USAC

Joey Doiron
Age: 19
Series - PASS

Maryeve Dufault
Age: 29
Series - ARCA

Patrick Emerling
Age: 18
Series - NASCAR Whelen Modifieds

Chris Ferguson
Age: 21
Series - Dirt Late Models

Tate Fogleman
Age: 9
Series - Bandoleros

Kyle Fowler
Age: 18
Series - ARCA

Gray Gaulding
Age: 13
Series - PASS South

Ryan Gifford
Age: 22
Series - NASCAR K&N East

Jacob Goede
Age: 26
Series - ASA Midwest

Jonathon Gomez
Age: 28
Series - NASCAR K&N West

Kyle Grissom
Age: 25
Series - UARA

Darren Hagen
Age: 24
Series - Open-Wheel

Tom Hessert
Age: 25
Series - ARCA

Austin Hill
Age: 17
Series - Pro Late Models

Nick Hoffman
Age: 18
Series - Dirt Modifieds

Austin Hubbard
Age: 19
Series - World of Outlaws Late Models

Clint King
Age: 15
Series - UARA

Louis Martinez, Jr.
Age: 21
Series - NASCAR K&N West

Jon McKennedy
Age: 24
Series - Modified Racing Series

Bobby Measmer, Jr.
Age: 24
Series - Late Models

Matt Merrell
Age: 26
Series - ARCA

George Miedecke
Age: 23
Series - UARA

Nick Murgic
Age: 20
Series - ASA Midwest Tour

Jessica Murphy
Age: 20
Series - Super & Limited Late Models

Rowan Pennink
Age: 25
Series - NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour

Cole Powell
Age: 18
Series - Pro Late Models

Derek Ramstrom
Age: 19
Series - Super Late Models/K&N East

Tyler Roahrig
Age: 20
Series - CRA/Outlaw SLM

Korey Ruble
Age: 25
Series - Pro Late Models

Trevor Sanborn
Age: 23
Series - PASS

Travis Sauter
Age: 28
Series - ASA Midwest Tour

Matt Scott
Age: 19
Series - Late Models

Matt Sheppard
Age: 28
Series - Dirt Modifieds

Kody Swanson
Age: 23
Series - USAC

Austin Theriault
Age: 17
Series - ACT

Derek Thorn
Age: 25
Series - SRL/K&N West

DJ VanderLey
Age: 19
Series - Pro Late Models

Brandon Watson
Age: 18
Series - Pro Late Models/ACT

Alex Yontz
Age: 24
Series - Late Model Stock









Short Track Draft:  The Best of the Rest
The Drivers that Received at Least Two Votes, Yet Fell Short of the Final 51
As voted on by Speed51.com Panel
Kyle Benjamin
Garrett Campbell (left)
Patrick Emerling
Joey Doiron
Austin Hill
Michael Cherry
Clint King
George Miedecke
Cole Powell
Derek Thorn
Travis Sauter (Doug Hornickel Photo)
DJ VanderLey
2011 Short Track Draft

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