2003 ASCS Sooner Region schedule announced

ASCS Sooner Region Schedule Announced. TULSA, Okla. (January 16, 2003) - The 2003 schedule for the American Sprint Car Series Sooner Region was announced today, with 15 dates slated for the competitive series. In addition, the top guns on ...

ASCS Sooner Region Schedule Announced.

TULSA, Okla. (January 16, 2003) - The 2003 schedule for the American Sprint Car Series Sooner Region was announced today, with 15 dates slated for the competitive series. In addition, the top guns on the ASCS Sooner Region will also be invited to participate for the first time in Knoxville Raceway's Brodix Tournament of Champions on August 9-10.

The third season of competition on the ASCS Sooner Region trail, led by defending champion Danny Jennings of Norman, OK, will kick off at the birthplace of the ASCS, Creek County Speedway in Kellyville, OK, on March 22. Creek County will also host the series on July 19, as well as the season finale on September 27.

Lawton (OK) Speedway will host several events as well, including stops on the high-banked quarter-mile clay oval on May 3, July 5 and September 20. The O'Reilly Auto Parts American Sprint Car Series presented by Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores Speedweek finale at Lawton Speedway on June 7 will be non-point event for the ASCS Sooner Region as well.

After successful single outings at Ada's Oklahoma Sports Park the past two season, the three-eighths mile semi-banked oval will present two ASCS Sooner Region events this season, on April 26 and August 30.

In addition to Lawton's ASCS Speedweek finale, the ASCS Sooner Region will join forces with the ASCS National Tour on four other occasions in 2003. Three of those events will take place at Oklahoma City's State Fair Speedway, on May 9, June 28 and August 1. The Sooner Region will also take on the stars of the National Tour on August 2 at Joplin (MO) 66 Speedway.

This year's schedule also features the First Annual Sooner Region vs. Gulf South Region Shootout, to be held at Devil's Bowl Speedway in Mesquite, TX, on July 12. The event will offer race fans the opportunity to see all the stars from each Regional series take to the same track at the famous ½ mile high-banked oval.

Also featured for the first time on this year's ASCS Sooner Region schedule is an August 31 event at 412 Speedway in West Siloam Springs, OK.

Additional information is available at www.ascsracing.com.

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Series Sprint
Drivers Danny Jennings