Championship Auto Racing Continues This Saturday
by Troy Hennig
Marysville, CA (May 18, 2017) –
Another action-packed night of championship point
racing is scheduled for this Saturday night, May 20th,
as five divisions of race cars charge into Marysville
Raceway. Winged 360 sprints, Sport Mods, Hobby Stocks,
Street Stocks and Economy Sprints are the five
featured divisions on this night.
reminder, fans can buy grandstand tickets on line by
visiting www.marysvilleraceway.com and click on the
admit one/ticket icon on the front page. This will
save time waiting in line at the event.
pit gate will open at 3 PM while the front grandstand
gate opens at 5 PM. Starting this Saturday, the pit
meeting is being moved from 5:30 PM to 5 PM in hopes
of getting the competitors on the track earlier for
wheel packing and hot laps.
admission is $13.00 into the grandstands. Seniors,
juniors and Military with ID are just $10.00 each.
Kids, six to eleven years old, are $6.00. Children
five and under are FREE. A family pass is available
and consists of 2 adult tickets, 2 junior tickets or 3
kid’s tickets for a combined price of $40.00.
Fresh off his first career winged 360 sprint car win,
Marysville’s Jeremy Hawes continues to lead the point
standings. Marysville Raceway has a strong local
following of winged sprint cars and those drivers
continue to be at the top of their game week in and
Phillip Shelby, like Hawes, won last
Saturday night at Marysville. Shelby won the exciting
Sport Mod main event. He holds a 36-point edge over
Adam Ermolenko will look to
continue his winning streak and remain the point
leader in the Economy Winged sprint car division. He
holds an eight-point edge over Cameron Haney Jr.
The best championship battle is currently in the
Hobby Stocks division. Mel Byers only leads Cy Cooper
by just two points. Anthony Doubledee and Matt
Magenheimer are tied and sit just seven points back of
The Street Stock drivers will get a
rare chance to race at Marysville. This scheduled
event is a non-point race and gives the drivers an
opportunity to have some fun and try to win a main