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ASCS Rebel Region at Green Valley on Friday TULSA, Okla. (June 8, 2009) -- The American Sprint Car Series Rebel Region continues action by taking to the 3/8-mile Green Valley Speedway in Glencoe, AL, this Friday...

ASCS Rebel Region at Green Valley on Friday

TULSA, Okla. (June 8, 2009) -- The American Sprint Car Series Rebel Region continues action by taking to the 3/8-mile Green Valley Speedway in Glencoe, AL, this Friday night.

Friday's card marks the ASCS Rebel Region's fourth night of competition in 2009, with Sarasota, Florida's Danny Martin, Jr., out to the series early points lead.

Martin, who topped the opening night of East Bay's Winter Nationals on January 30, is out to a 56-point lead over Pendergrass, Georgia's Brian Thomas, with Floridians Matt Kurtz and Tyler Godwin in third and fourth, respectively. Brad Wickham rounds out the current top five in ASCS Rebel Region points.

Michael Miller of Ocean Springs, MS, captured his first career ASCS feature win by topping last year's Rebel Region stop at Green Valley Speedway, with Brad Bowden and Wade Oliver victorious in Rebel action at Green Valley in 2007.

Saturday's action at Green Valley Speedway fires off at 8:00 p.m.

Green Valley Speedway is located near Gadsen, AL, in Glencoe, 4.5 miles southeast of US 278 on US 431, then four miles southwest of Green Valley Road. For more information, contact the track at 256-613-1237 or 256-492-8550.

The ASCS Rebel Region is slated for 11 nights of competition at eight different tracks throughout Georgia, Florida and Alabama.

The American Sprint Car Series, in its 18th year of sanctioning Sprint Car racing events, brings the best of Sprint Car racing to nearly 100 different tracks throughout 25 states and Canada in 2009. Anchored by the Lucas Oil ASCS Sprint Car Dirt Series presented by K&N Filters, ASCS also consists of a dozen different Regions throughout the nation.

Additional information regarding the American Sprint Car Series is available at www.ascsracing.com.

-credit: ascs

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