May 26th, 2017 - On Thursday night Jon Mitchell kicked off the Memorial Day Weekend at Lucas Oil Speedway (Wheatland, Missouri) for the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series (LOLMDS) sanctioned program. Drawing 67 cars for the opening night Cowboy Classic, Mitchell was battling for a transfer spot in his heat race until getting sideways sending him to the tail. Earning the 16th-starting position after placing 11th in his heat, Jon logged a 15th place outing ending his night early.

Returning on Friday for the Tribute to Don & Billie Gibson, Mitchell fell one spot short of a transfer position in his heat race with a 4th place finish. Rolling off on the front row of his B-Main for another shot at the $6,000-to-win preliminary feature, Jon dropped back to an 8th place finish preventing him from making the show.

On Saturday evening after bad weather pushed back the 25th annual Show-Me 100 to Sunday, Mitchell decided to pack up and head home after he was slated to start near the tail of his consolation event.

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May 13th, 2017 - Hopping behind the wheel of the Healthcare Express #5 Open Wheel Modified, Jon Mitchell visited Lonestar Speedway (Kilgore, Texas) on Saturday night for the United State Modified Touring Series (USMTS) sanctioned event. With 35 cars on hand for the 4th annual Summit Spring Modified Nationals, Mitchell started the night of with a heat race win from the 3rd-starting spot positioning him 2nd on the start grid for the $3,000-to-win A-Main. After leading every circuit of the 35-lap affair, Jon Mitchell came in eight pounds light at the scales vacating his first win of the season.

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May 6th, 2017 - Jon Mitchell returned with the COMP Cams Super Dirt Series (CCSDS) on Friday night for the $2,000-to-win A-Main at Diamond Park Speedway (Nashville, Arkansas). Scoring a 3rd place finish in his heat race, Mitchell earned the 9th-starting position for the opening night feature. Wheeling his way into the Top 5, Jon advanced four spots notching a 5th place finish behind Jack Sullivan, Wendell Wallace, Zach McMillan, and Chandler Petty.

The following night Mitchell was one of 28 Super Late Models signed in at Ark-La-Tex Speedway (Vivian, Louisiana) for the $2,500 top prize. Recording another 3rd place finish in his heat, Mitchell locked into the 12th-starting position for the feature. Passing five cars in the 40-lap affair, Jon Mitchell reeled in a 7th place finish.

Jon remains in fifth in the CCSDS point standings. For full results from these events, please visit