SV410SS: Season opener at Selinsgrove preview

Susquehanna Valley 410 Sprint Series Begins in One Month 2/22/04, Selinsgrove, Pa - The start of the 3rd edition of the Susquehanna Valley 410 Sprint Series at Selinsgrove Speedway is under a month away. The six-date series will kickoff with...

Susquehanna Valley 410 Sprint Series Begins in One Month

2/22/04, Selinsgrove, Pa - The start of the 3rd edition of the Susquehanna Valley 410 Sprint Series at Selinsgrove Speedway is under a month away. The six-date series will kickoff with the Spring Thaw on Friday night, March 19 at 8 p.m.

Another Friday night date, also including the speedway's pro stock division, will be spun off on March 26 before the 3rd Annual Jan Opperman Memorial takes center stage on May 2.

The May 2 Opperman Memorial is sponsored by Middleswarth Potato Chips of Middleburg and will include product giveaways courtesy of Middleswarth. Greg Hodnett is the defending Opperman winner. The race carries a raindate of June 6.

The heart of the season boasts the 14th Annual Pennsylvania Speedweek Finale on July 4. Sponsored by the All Star Sports Bar located in Shamokin Dam, the Speedweek Finale is raindated for July 5.

The popular Super Sportsman division will make a single 2004 appearance at the speedway along with the 410 sprints on August 1. There will be no racing at the speedway during the Labor Day weekend.

The 2004 Susquehanna Valley 410 Sprint Series will culminate on September 18 with the running of the 22nd Annual Alexander Family Dealerships National Open. Fireworks and pro stocks are also on the program that carries a September 19 raindate.

Visit the speedways official website at www.selinsgrovespeedway.com.

Susquehanna Valley 410 Sprint Series History:

2002 June 2, 2002 7M Todd Hestor -- Opperman Memorial
July 2, 2002 12 Greg Hodnett -- Speedweek Finale
Sept 2, 2002 12 Greg Hodnett -- Labor Day Classic
Sept 14, 2002 77 Lance Dewease -- National Open
Series Champion -- Lance Dewease

2003 March 28, 2003 53 Mark Smith -- Spring Thaw
May 4, 2003 12 Greg Hodnett -- Opperman Memorial
July 7, 2003 12 Greg Hodnett -- Speedweek Finale
Sept. 14, 2003 19 Stevie Smith -- National Open
Series Champion -- Chad Layton

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