Sooner Region Lawton preview

Lawton looms for ASCS Sooner Region. TULSA, Okla. (April 28, 2003) - The powerful Sprint Cars of the American Sprint Car Series Sooner Region make the first of three scheduled stops this season atop Lawton Speedway's quarter-mile red clay ...

Lawton looms for ASCS Sooner Region.

TULSA, Okla. (April 28, 2003) - The powerful Sprint Cars of the American Sprint Car Series Sooner Region make the first of three scheduled stops this season atop Lawton Speedway's quarter-mile red clay oval this Saturday night, May 3.

Leading the competitive series into the event will be defending Sooner Region champion Danny Jennings of Norman and current series point leader Kevin Ramey of Ft. Worth, TX. Jennings topped last September's Sooner Region event at Lawton Speedway en route to the Sooner Region championship. Ramey holds the early season ASCS Sooner Region point lead after winning the season opener at Creek County Speedway on March 22 then finishing second Saturday night at Oklahoma Sports Park in Ada.

Other top contenders expected to be on hand include Amarillo's Derek Drown, Oklahoma City area drivers Robert Sellers, James Shoun, Marcus Jackson and Joe Wood, Lawton Speedway regulars Gary Owens, Jeff Dodd and Rodney Brown, and Tulsa area drivers Sean McClelland, Roy Larkin and Stephanie Chappell.

Approximately 30 Sprint Cars are expected for the night of racing action at Lawton Speedway. Racing action is slated to begin at 8:30 p.m.

Lawton Speedway is located off I-44 Exit 36, then 2.5 miles west on Lee Boulevard, then 1.5 miles south on Sheridan Road. For more information, contact the track at 580-355-6417.

-www.ascsracing.com.

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Series Sprint
Drivers Danny Jennings , Kevin Ramey , Sean McClelland