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4.15.06

South Boston Speedway is set to return to action on Saturday night, April 15

SOUTH BOSTON, VA. — Racing action will shift back into high gear this weekend at South Boston Speedway when America's Hometown Track will return to action after taking a one-week break.

South Boston Speedway will host the Strutmasters.com 150 Saturday night, April 15. The first race of the evening will get the green flag at 7 p.m.

The featured attraction of the NASCAR Dodge Weekly Series racing program will be a 150-lap event for the talented drivers in the Barkhouser Late Model Stock Car Division. Through two events this season, the four-tenths mile asphalt oval has seen two different Late Model Stock Car winners.

Jon Denning, the current Late Model Stock Car points leader, and Phillip Morris have both visited Victory Lane thus far this season. Denning also has a second-place finish to his credit. The New Jersey driver leads Jonathan Cash by four points in the chase for the division championship. Cash has motored to a runner-up finish and a third-place performance in the opening two events of the campaign.

Also slated for action on the four-tenths mile asphalt oval on April 15 are the competitors in the Strutmasters.com Limited Sportsman Division, the Budweiser Pure Stock Division and the touring Southern Vintage Modified Series. The Pure Stock drivers will hit the asphalt for a pair of races on April 15.

Bruce Anderson of South Boston, Va. won the first Limited Sportsman Division race of the season and leads the points chase over Tommy Peregoy of Red Oak, Va. and third-place Danny Willis, Jr. of Cluster Springs, Va.

Scott Phillips of Roxboro, N.C. is the point leader in the Pure Stock Division after claiming a win in the season-opening event. Chuck Watkins of Stem, N.C. is second in the title chase after tallying a runner-up finish in the opening race.

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.

Media Contacts:
Tim Chandler
South Boston Speedway
Director of Media Operations
Office Phone: (336) 599-0162, extension 111
Speedway Office Phone: (434) 572-4947
Email: info@southbostonspeedway.com

 

 


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