Sprint Night slated for Saturday, June 11th at SoBo
SOUTH BOSTON, VA. — Every hour, every day, Sprint prides itself on being a global provider of voice, data and internet service. Saturday night, Sprint will be a provider of great short track racing action at South Boston Speedway.
Racing will return to South Boston Speedway Saturday, June 11, beginning at 7 p.m. when America's Hometown Track will host Sprint Night.
The Barkhouser Late Model Stock Car Division will highlight the NASCAR Dodge Weekly Series event. Eighteen-year-old driver Drew Herring, a three-time winner this year at South Boston, is the new point leader in the Late Model Stock Car ranks.
Herring motored to a third-place finish and now leads Peyton Sellers, who has collected five victories at South Boston this year, by a mere six points in the Barkhouser Late Model title chase.
Jonathan Cash climbed to third in the Late Model point standings with a top-five run last week, while Brandon Butler is fourth and is followed in the top 5 by Ryan Rhodes.
The Limited Sportsman Division drivers will also hit the asphalt Saturday night. Jonathan Bailey holds a slim 16-point edge over last week's winner Justin Snow in the battle for the point title in the division. Tommy Peregoy is third in the standings and is followed in the top five by Andrew Perry and Brian Pembleton.
Also in action on June 11 will be the Grand Sportsman Division and the touring INEX Legends Series.
Pit gates will open Saturday at 1 p.m. and practice for all divisions will be held from 2:30 p.m. until 4 p.m. Grandstand gates will open at 5 p.m. and qualifying time trials will get the green flag at 5 p.m. as well.
Adult admission for the race will be $8 up to 6:30 p.m. and $10 after that. Youth, ages 10-15, will be admitted for $5 and children under the age of 10 will be admitted free with a paid adult.
For more information about South Boston Speedway, phone the speedway at 434-572-4947 or 1-877-440-1540.
South Boston Speedway
Director of Media Operations
Office Phone: (336) 599-0162, extension 111
Speedway Office Phone: (434) 572-4947