Monday, July 23, 2012
Five-Night Swing Next for Leary Racing Products BST South Series
by Bill Martin
DODGE CITY, Kan. -- Five events in as many days will take drivers following the Leary Racing Products Blood, Sweat and Tears South Series to race tracks in Kansas and Oklahoma.
IMCA Modified and IMCA Sunoco Stock Car drivers see tour action at Dodge City, Kan., Raceway Park on Friday, July 27 and at Beaver, Okla., County Raceway on Saturday, July 28 before Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, July 29-31 shows at the Five State Free Fairgrounds in Liberal, Kan.
Modifieds race for $1,000 to win in their Fast Shafts All-Star Invitational ballot qualifying event at Dodge City.
Pit gates open at 3 p.m., the grandstand opens at 5 p.m., hot laps are at 6:45 p.m. and racing starts at 7:30 p.m. Spectator admission is $15 for adults and free for kids 11 and under; pit passes are $30.
At Beaver County, the gates open at 4:30 p.m. and the grandstand opens at 5:30 p.m. Hot laps are at 6:30 p.m. and racing starts at 7 p.m. Hot laps and racing may start later depending on the temperature.
Grandstand admission is $15 for adults, $8 for kids ages 6-11 and free for five and under. Pit passes are $30.
Schedules are the same all three nights at Liberal. Gates open at 4 p.m., the grandstand opens and hot laps start at 6 p.m., and racing is at 7 p.m. Adult admission to the grandstand is $10 and pit passes are $25.
More information about the Liberal races is available from BST Director Joe Bellm at 720 422-5244. More information about the Dodge City date is available by calling promoter Tommie Estes at 405 238-8485 and the Beaver County show by calling promoter Glen Thompson at 970 309-3867.
Will Brack and John Hansen were winners in the first two BST South Modified features this season while Perry Misner and Rodney Wadel were the Stock Car winners.
Both tours conclude on Aug. 25 at Dodge City.
Leary Racing Products BST South Series Top 10 Point Standings
Modifieds – 1. Will Brack, Mead, Colo., 79; 2. Matt Brack, Mead, Colo., 75; 3. Cody Gearhart, Turpin, Okla., 72; 4. Conner Pullen, Amarillo, Texas, and Chris Bragg, Springtown, Texas, both 71; 6. Eddie Belec, Lakewood, Colo., 63; 7. John Hansen, Brush, Colo., and Dominic Ursetta, Arvada, Colo., both 62; 9. Kevin Gray, Ulysses, Kan., 61; 10. Brendon Gemmill, Ponca City, Okla., 59.
Stock Cars – 1. Rodney Wadel, Garden City, Kan., and Perry Misner, Garden City, Kan., both 77; 3. Cody Zimmerman, Dighton, Kan., 71; 4. Josh Crombie, Ness City, Kan., 69; 5. Michael Pepper, Lakin, Kan., Rich Wadel, Garden City, Kan., and Justin TeMaat, Dodge City, Kan., each 65; 8. Brandon Fisher, Ensign, Kan., 37; 9. Mike Wilson, Dodge City, Kan., 36; 10. Sonny O’Hair, Laverne, Okla., 35.