Cody Morris, Tulsa, Oklahoma (5-21-2012) - The Speedway Motors ASCS Midwest Region prepares for a Thursday/Friday double this Memorial Holiday Weekend (Brandon Anderson photo).
Following a Thursday night battle with the Lucas Oil ASCS National Tour presented by MavTV, the Midwest madness will go it alone on Friday night, May 25th at Junction Motor Speedway in McCool Junction, Nebraska.
With early season weekends at I-80 Speedway and Eagle Raceway in the books, the Speedway Motors ASCS Midwest Region has featured four different winners in as many events.
Friday night’s ASCS Midwest solo at Junction will feature the sixth event on an 18 race Midwest slate this season and the final Midwest match in May. It will also feature the first of three ASCS Midwest Region visits to Junction Motor Speedway.
Waverly, Nebraska native Stu Snyder holds the early advantage in the point standings, but a spate of teams are within close range, including Springfield, Nebraska’s two-time and reigning Speedway Motors ASCS Midwest Region Champion Jack Dover.
Junction Motor Speedway is located 5.6 miles south of York, NE, off I-80 Exit 353 on US 81, then 0.3 miles west on CR 4. For more information, contact the track at 402-773-5538 or visit www.junctionmotorspeedway.com
Past ASCS Regional Feature winners at Junction Motor Speedway:
9/10/11 - Gregg Bakker
6/30/11 – Chad Humston
5/27/11 – Danny Lasoski
9/11/10 – Jason Johnson
7/1/10 – Chad Humston
5/28/10 – Ryan Roberts
5/22/09 – Shane Stewart
6/27/08 – Brian Brown
6/29/07 – Brian Brown
5/25/07 – Garry Lee Maier
6/30/06 – Brian Brown
5/26/06 – Jake Peters
5/27/05 – Jason Danley
2012 Speedway Motors ASCS Midwest Region feature winners: Robby Wolfgang 1, Brian Brown 1, Kaley Gharst 1, Tony Stewart 1
2012 Speedway Motors ASCS Midwest Region point standings (top ten as of 5-21):
1. Stu Snyder 476; 2. Lee Grosz 457; 3. Jody Rosenboom 435; 4. Jack Dover 435; 5. Ryan Roberts 427; 6. Jordan Boston 406; 7. Trevor Grossenbacher 398; 8. Mark Pace 380; 9. Robby Wolfgang 374; 10. Jason Danley 332
The 2012 season marks the 21st year of sanctioning Sprint Car racing for the American Sprint Car Series, which brings the best of Sprint Car racing to dozens of different tracks throughout the nation and into Canada. Anchored by the Lucas Oil Sprint Car Series presented by MavTV, ASCS also consists of eleven different Regions throughout the nation.
Additional information regarding the American Sprint Car Series is available at www.ascsracing.com.