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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: April 11-13 preview (April 9) HAV-A-TAMPA: Seventh race set for Batesville, Ark. OTHER RACES: Roundup of other weekend events =================================== HAV-A-TAMPA DIRT RACING SERIES

TRACK: Batesville Speedway, Locust Grove, Ark., (3/8-mile oval).

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

TIMES: Gates open at 5 p.m. with racing at 8 p.m. each night.

FEATURE: 100 laps, $15,000 to win.

RACE INFORMATION: (501) 251-1200 or 251-1817.

NOTES: Six races have produced six different winners so far, including Billy Moyer Jr., who won March 22 at Crossville, Tenn. .... Moyer will be on his home turf (dirt?) this weekend, along with Hav-A-Tampa regular Wendell Wallace .... another Arkansas driver, Bill Frye of Greenbrier, will be driving with a cast after breaking his forearm last weekend in a racing accident at Whynot (Miss.) Speedway .... the six Hav-A-Tampa races have also seen six different polesitters, none of whom have won .... defending series champion Freddy Smith, the only driver with six top-five finishes, leads the points again .... Smith has 990 points and leads Wallace (900), Moyer (899), Clint Smith (830) and Johnny Virden (778) .... Smith also leads the series in earnings with $34,025 .... race is scheduled to be televised on Fox Sports South at 6 p.m. April 27, as well as 1 a.m. April 30 .... also on Fox Sports Southwest at 2 a.m. April 26 and 11 a.m. May 3 (all times listed are Eastern) .... the current Hav-A-Tampa television schedule is available on the DND web site .... practice is scheduled for Thursday.

CREDIT: Ozzie Altman <VctoryLane@aol.com> of Hav-A-Tampa. ------------------------------------------------------------- OTHER WEEKEND EVENTS

FRIDAY, April 11 ***NASCAR Busch All-Star Tour, Crawford County Speedway, Denison, Iowa, 50 laps ***IMCA Deery Brothers Series, Bloomfield (Iowa) Speedway, $2,000 to win

SATURDAY, April 12 ***SUPR, Boothill Speedway, Shreveport, La. ***IMCA Deery Brothers Series, 34 Raceway, Burlington, Iowa, $2,000 to win ***UNSANCTIONED, Fayetteville (N.C.) Motor Speedway, $5,000 to win

SUNDAY, April 13 ***IMCA Deery Brothers Series, Iowa State Fairgrounds, Des Moines, Iowa, $2,000 to win -------------------------------------------------------------

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Series Stock car
Drivers Bill Frye , Freddy Smith