Seymour, June 20- Tomorrow, Sunday June 21, looks to be another great night for racing at the Seymour Speedway.
Coors light and GSR Racing Supplies are the title sponsors for the nights full 5 division program on the 1/3 mile banked clay oval. Thunder Trucks are the added division on Sunday.
The Kids Club will have a BIG night on Sunday as well.
hanks to GSR Racing Supplies, there will be a BIG Bike Giveaway for the kids that register at the club booth. Registration is FREE and you get a t-shirt for signing up. You are also entered for the bikes. GSR has done this for several years and it is a highlight for the season.
Racing has been very competitive so far this season as evident by the tight point races going on.
The Budweiser IMCA Modifieds have hometown driver, Jerry Wilinksi sitting on top the field with a total of 166 points. That is a slim 1 point lead over a three way tie for second between Mike Wedelstadt, Eric Arneson and Chad Bartel with 165. Jamie Schimdt sits third another point back with 164 and Eric Scriner is 4th with 162.
In 7 races, there has yet to be repeat winner yet this season.
Coors Light IMCA Stock Cars continues to be a favorite to watch with three, four and five wide racing the normal on Sunday nights.
Defending champion, Rod Snellenberger, currently sits on top the standings with a 195-193 margin over Travis Van Straten. Both have 2 feature wins to their credit during the first half of the season. Kyle Frederick Chas Van Ooyen and Barry Van Straten make the top 5 so far with 185,176, and 167 points rspectivly.
O’Reilly Auto Parts became the title sponsor for the IMCA Sport Mods this season and the racing has been close and competitive all year. Defending champ, Jeremy Cota, has run to three feature wins so far to be on top the standings with 194. Close behind is Lucas Lamberies, also a three time feature winner this year, with 190. They shared all the features so far until Brian Bruechert broke the streak last week claiming his first ever SM feature win here. Travis Arenz has been consistant all season and is third with 186 marks. J.J. Andersen is fourth with 176 and Beau Handschke is fifth with 167.
The Turbo Blue Street Stocks have seen most of their features won on the final lap this season with Jeff Jungwith taking 2 feature trophies sitting tied for first with Lexii Ashcraft after her first feature win of the season last week. Both have 193 points. Alan Schlueter, also a two time winner this year, is third with 189. Ryan Blank is next with 1 feature win and 187 points. Jeff Dorschner is fifth so far with 177 points.
Tanner Westphal sits on top the 4 Cylinder division with 190 points, proving consistency is key, not having won a feature, yet, but being in the top fie every week. He holds a 1 point margin over Tyler Hungerford, who has one feature win to his credit. Carl King is third with 181 while Kasey Gross is fourth with 179 and Taylor Becher 5th with 159.
The Summer Holiday Classic will take place on Sunday Jull 5th and will feature all five regular divisions.
The WDLMA Lucky 7 Series will make their first appearance this season coming up on July 19, and will return for their second trip on August 23, which is the rescheduled Memorial Day race.
The Bumper to Bumper IRA Outlaw Sprint Cars will invade the Seymour Speedway on Sunday August 2.
Practices will be held on Tuesday night, June 23, July 14 and August 11 with a final night on August 25.
This weeks running order:
Budweiser IMCA Modifieds
Coors Light IMCA Stock Cars
O’Reilly Auto Parts IMCA Sport Mods
Turbo Blue Street Stocks
Racing Starts every week at 5:30.
We hope to see you tomorrow, Sunday June 21, at the Seymour Speedway.
UPDATES AND OTHER INFO
Seymour June 16- We would like to THANK all of the drivers, crews and fans for their continued support throughout the weird start to the 2015 season caused by the weather. We are hoping, that after last weeks nice day, that the patterns are changing for the better and for the rest of the season.
The track added 4 practice nights to the 2015 schedule, and they have been attended very well. We have been asked if we could add more dates. We have looked at the schedules and will add another night on Tuesday June 23 if there is enough interest. This is also the night 141 Speedway will have their practice session for the CLASH next week. The month of July has a date for the 14th. After that, the rest of the month is crowded with the fair taking up 2 weeks and the WOO event at Shawano. August has the 11th set, and we will look at adding 1 or 2 nights at the end of the season to help those heading to Boone and other end of the year events.
Contact a club official or through facebook with interest or comments on the practices.
The WDLMA Late Models Lucky 7 Series event that was scheduled for Memorial Day, and rained out, has been rescheduled for Sunday August 23.
The next event for the WDLMA Lucky 7 Series is coming up on Sunday July 19th.
Also mark your calendars for the return of the IRA Outlaw Sprints on Sunday, August 2, along with our full regular program.
We appreciate the positive comments about sponsoring the WAPL’s “In The Draft” program every week on M-W-F at 1:40 PM. We also hope you have been listening at 105.7 for the past few weeks to get registered for the Father Day Grand Prize from the Seymour Speedway, which will be given away this week.
It was brought to our attention a couple weeks ago that there was a problem getting through to the track on the phone. We apologize for the inconvienience, but until we were asked about it, did not know there was a problem getting through from certain areas. It was fixed the following week and if there are any other issues, please let us know. The track phone is 920-833-7726.
We have had several problems, as have other tracks, getting the new SPEEDNET programs to work properly. Most of all, calculating and sending standings and other information to be posted correctly. The averages used for lineups ARE being checked and have been correct each week, even though some of the posted information may not get updated right away. We are staying on top of this to make sure everything is and continues to be accurate.
The weekly point sheets were missing last week, and that was my fault, as I left them on the counter at the shop when I left for the track Sunday. I will make sure that does not happen again.
Hope to see you all at the Seymour Speedway this week, Sunday, June 21. Bring dad out for Fathers Day.
Also, a shout out to GSR Racing Supplies, as they are sponsoring a BIG night for the Kids Club, donating several bikes for a big bike giveaway. This has become an annual Fathers Day event, and one the kids really look forward to.
All for know, Hope to see you all this Sunday at the Seymour Speedway. Don’t forget, racing at 5:30 every Sunday night.
We know you have other options for racing during the week and really appreciate you choosing to support the Seymour Speedway.
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