WLBC / MAX Summer
Series on Friday, H.O.S.S. Winged Sprints Return Saturday
Speedway returns to racing action on Friday, August 15, with the WLBC / MAX
Friday Night Summer showcasing Kenyon Midgets, ThunderCars and Quick Auto Front
Wheel Drives in Amateur and Figure 8 action.
On Saturday, August 16, the H.O.S.S. Winged Sprint Cars return for their final
visit of the season at Anderson Speedway. The Street Stocks, ImmediaDent Figure
8’s and KOIL Legends will also be in action on Saturday night.
The Kenyon Midgets will make a second consecutive appearance during the Friday
night program. Last week, Jeff Wimmenauer scored the victory in the 25-lap
feature over Drew Charlson and Caleb Armstrong.
Lonny Burton continues to hold first position in the ThunderCar standings with a
65 point advantage over Sam Folsom. Third is Tom Tacket with Travis Burge and
Tim Nickerson rounding out the top five.
After posting a feature victory last weekend, Kevin Harmon moved into the first
position in the Quick Auto Front Wheel Drive Amateur division point standings.
He holds a 16 point lead over Jeff Saxon. The remainder of the top five includes
Andy Keller, Jared Keller and Harry Lashure.
Andy Keller holds a 160 point lead over Donnie Ellis Jr. in the Quick Auto Front
Wheel Drive Figure 8 point standings. Ranking third is Harry Lashure with Jared
Keller and Peter Corsaro completing the top five.
On Friday Night, spectator gates open at 5:30 p.m. with the racing program
beginning at 8. Admission is $7 for adults and $4 for kids ages 6-12. Children
five and under get in free.
The H.O.S.S. Winged Sprint Cars return to the world’s fastest quarter-mile oval
for the final occasion this season. Track qualifying record holder Geoff Kaiser
sits atop the series point standings, but Jimmy McCune has the advantage of
winning the previous event at Anderson Speedway. McCune also has won the “King
of the Wings” feature at Winchester Speedway last weekend. Other top performers
in the H.O.S.S. series include Greg Wheeler and Jerry Caryer.
Jeff Perry is ranked first in the Street Stocks standings with a 79 point margin
over Rob Allman. Early season winner Katie Jackson is third with Ronnie Rose and
Jake McElfresh completing the top five.
In the ImmediaDent Figure 8’s, Ranny Hinton holds a 28 point lead over Rob
Allman. Previous champions Ronnie Rose, Mike Riddle along with 2008 winner Joe
Hart Jr. fill out the top five in the standings.
The KOIL Legends return to Anderson Speedway on Saturday. Many of the
competitors that regularly compete in the Newco Metals Legends will take on the
traveling KOIL regulars. In the Newco Metals Legends, defending division
champion John Robbins holds a commanding advantage over Billy Smith and Mark
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