UMRA Midgets, Figure 8's, WMDH ThunderCars and Front Wheel Drives Oval on Saturday
4, 2011) – Racing action returns to Anderson Speedway on Saturday,
August 6 with three divisions in action on the high-banked quarter-mile
oval. The racing lineup will showcase UMRA Midgets, Figure 8's, WMDH ThunderCars and
Front Wheel Drive Oval.
The UMRA Midgets will return to Anderson Speedway on Saturday night for
their first visit since Terry Goff earned his 25th career victory last
September. In the 2011 point standings, C.J. Leary leads with Jason Goff
with Terry Goff completing the top three performers.
Curtis Chapman is inching closer to his second Figure 8 championship. He has
showed impressive consistency with nine top-five finishers in nine events.
Four victories have placed Josh Tharp in second spot with other strong
performances being turned in by Jeff Swinford and James Peterson.
Hannah Lundy paces the WMDH ThunderCar point standings after earning a
runner-up finish in the most recent event and Lonny Burton experiencing some
bad luck. Third is Rob Allman with Ronnie Rose and Rob Noel rounding out the
In the Front Wheel Drive Figure Oval division, Jeff Williams holds a
comfortable advantage over Ron Phipps. After posting seven victories in nine
events, Williams has built a nice lead over his challengers. Third is
Marshall Clark with Trevin Henson and Zackary Kendall completing the top
On Saturday, spectator gates open at 5 p.m. with the racing beginning at 8.
Admission is $10 for adults and $4 for kids ages 6-12. Children five and
under get in free.