Edgewater Woods Alzheimer’s Awareness Night Set for Saturday

(July 23, 2013) -
Anderson Speedway returns to action on Saturday, July 27 with Edgewater Wood/Alzheimer’s Awareness Night featuring Street Stocks, WMDH ThunderCars along with Front Wheel Drives Oval & Figure 8.

In the Street Stocks, Calvin Parham leads the division on the strength of four top-five finishes and a feature victory. The No. 31 entry driven by Tyler Marsh and West Russell ranks second, 85 points behind Parham. Third is Danny Adams with Jimmy Kirby and JC Cook rounding out the top five.

Curtis Chapman continues to pace the WMDH ThunderCars with a 43-point advantage over Trent Gossar. Most recent feature winner Rob Allman is third with Tom Gossar and Austin Russell completing the top five.

The Front Wheel Drives Oval features a tight battle atop the standings. Elliott McKinney has a 26 point lead over Paul Phipps. Both drivers have posted nine top-five finishes and 10 top 10s. Third is Jerry Dane with Austin McKinney and Jessie Thomas filling out the top five.

The Front Wheel Drive Figure 8’s showcases the closest margin between first and second with Elliott McKinney just 14 markers ahead of Kevin Henson. Third is Mark Allman with Jamie Valentine in fourth and Brian McKinney ranked in fifth position.

On Saturday, July 27, spectator gates open at 5 p.m. with the racing beginning at 8. Admission is $12 for adults and $4 for kids ages 6-12. Children five and under get in free.