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DirtNews Digest Your Online News Source for Late Model Dirt Track Racing "Get Some Dirt On Your Computer!" Todd Turner, editor

Email address: DirtNews@aol.com Web site: http://members.aol.com/dirtnews/digest =================================== CONTENTS: June 4-10 preview (published June 4) UMP: Year's biggest winning purse up for grabs SCHEDULE: Weekend's other sanctioned events =================================== UNITED MIDWESTERN PROMOTERS (UMP) Fourth Annual Dirt Late Model Dream

TRACK: Eldora Speedway, Rossburg, Ohio (half-mile oval).

DAYS: Friday (qualifying) and Saturday (heats, consolations and feature).

TIME: Time trials at 7 p.m. Friday; racing at 7 p.m. Saturday.

FEATURE: 100 laps, $100,000 to win, $1,500 to start.

TRACK PHONE: (937) 338-3815.

NOTES: Donnie Moran, who won last year's Dream and World 100 at Eldora, will go for his third big purse in a row at Eldora .... Moran took the lead on the 76th lap last year when Charlie Swartz hit the wall in Turn 4 .... the race ended on the 89th lap because of rain .... Freddy Smith won the inaugural Dream in 1994, while Scott Bloomquist won in 1995 .... only seven drivers -- Moran, Bloomquist, Rick Aukland, Jack Boggs, Steve Francis, Bob Pierce and Darrell Lanigan -- have made the feature all three years .... finishing behind Moran last year was Bill Frye, Boggs, John Gill, Lanigan, Ronnie Johnson, Jay Johnson, Bloomquist, Pierce and Aukland .... a total of 49 drivers have made the feature during the three years .... Friday's qualifying will be run in two sessions with drivers getting one lap per session .... the top 120 qualifiers get spots in heat races Saturday, while the remainder of the cars go to a nonqualifiers race .... on Saturday, racing begins with six heats, followed by a C main, a B main and the Dream .... grandstand admission is $35 for adults, $25 for ages 13-15, $12 for ages 7-12 and under 7 free .... reserved seats are $2 extra .... pit admission is $40 for the weekend. ------------------------------------------------------------- OTHER TOP UPCOMING RACES

WEDNESDAY, June 4 ***MIDWEST LATEMODEL RACING ASSOCIATION, Tri-City Speedway, Granite City, Ill., $2,000 to win

FRIDAY, June 6 ***NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP RACING SERIES, Rocky Mountain Speedway, Denver, Colo.

SATURDAY, June 7 ***NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP RACING SERIES, Rocky Mountain Speedway, Denver, Colo. ***SOUTHERN UNITED PROFESSIONAL RACING, Columbus (Miss.) Speedway, $2,000 to win ***UNSANCTIONED, Pike County Speedway, Magnolia, Miss., $3,000 to win

SUNDAY, June 8 ***NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP RACING SERIES, Thomas County Speedway, Colby, Kan.

TUESDAY, June 10 ***WISSOTA, Rice Lake (Wis.) Speedway, $2,000 to win -------------------------------------------------------------

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Series General
Drivers Scott Bloomquist , Bill Frye , Freddy Smith , Donnie Moran