Hermie Sadler set to pilot Toys "R" Us Chevrolet in 2003
1993 NASCAR Busch Series Rookie of The Year joins Team Bristol Motorsports.

BRISTOL, VA -- Team Bristol Motorsports owner Rick Goodwin announced today that Emporia, VA native Hermie Sadler will drive the #54 Toys "R" Us Chevrolet for 2003. Sadler, 33, list over 200 career Busch Series starts along with two wins and three poles. In 2002 Sadler made 10 Winston Cup and six Busch Series starts for his own racing team.

Toys "R" Us Racing team owner Goodwin feels the experience and determination Sadler brings will be key to the success of the team

"Hermie brings a lot of positives to our organization. He is an experienced race car driver and will also serve as a great representative for Toys "R" Us. I am looking forward to a successful season with Hermie behind the wheel."

Sadler expressed his excitement in being named to drive the Toys "R" Us Chevrolet.

"I cannot begin to describe how honored and pleased I am to have this opportunity. To have a chance to work with Rick Goodwin and Toys "R" Us is really exciting. Rick has the same drive and determination that I have and his team has made major improvements since he took over. I know what Rick and Toys "R" Us are expecting of me and this team, and I am ready to go."

Sadler, a graduate of the University of North Carolina holds a bachelor's degree in Industrial Relations. Hermie and wife Angela are the proud parents of three daughters, Cora, Halie Dru, and Naomi Rose.

Sadler and the Toys "R" Us Racing team will make their first start together in Daytona Beach, FL on February 15th in the Koolerz 300.