Ed Martin Season Championships Featured on Saturday Night
Speedway returns to racing action on Saturday, October 9 with the Ed Martin
Season Championships. Featured divisions include Street Stocks, Figure 8’s, WMDH
ThunderCars along with Front Wheel Drives on the Oval and Figure 8.
The Street Stock division showcases the closest points battle heading into the
Ed Martin Season Championships. Rob Allman holds a slim 15 point margin over
Rich Boyer. Third is Derrick Layne with Randy Hoppes and Todd Marsh rounding out
the top five.
Rod Phipps holds a 117 point lead over Curtis Chapman in the final points event
of the Figure 8 season. Third is Bruce McFall with Jason Pitts ranking fourth
and Danny Stanley Jr. listed in fifth spot.
In the WMDH ThunderCars, Phipps also ranks in first position. He leads Hannah
Lundy by 146 markers with Rob Wyman Sr. in third position just one point behind
Lundy. The remainder of the top five includes Earl Adams ll and Sam Folsom.
Chris Teepe will cap off his Front Wheel Drive Oval championship. Entering the
season finale, Teepe holds a 595 point advantage over Jerry Dane. Third is Brad
Bell with Paul Phipps in fourth position and Gary Bragg Sr. in fifth
Defending division champion Nick Warner leads the Front Wheel Drive Figure 8
standings with Elliott McKinney in second position and Josh Tharp listed in
third spot. Rickie Tharp and Harry LaShure complete the top five performers.
Spectator gates open at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday with the racing program beginning
at 7. Admission is $10 for adults and $4 for kids ages 6-12. Children five and
under get in free.