Nationals Race at Rome Speedway Canceled Due to Overnight Rains
& Oversaturated Grounds
27, 2018) The Schaeffer’s Oil Spring Nationals
Series presented by Sunoco Race Fuels and Tennessee RV event for
Sunday May 27th at Rome Speedway in Rome, Ga. has been canceled.
Heavy rains during the day Saturday and into the evening plus
saturated grounds has forced track officials to cancel the $6,000-to-win
event. No suitable makeup date could be found.
The next event for the Schaeffer’s Oil Spring Nationals
Series will be the makeup feature event from May 24th at Crossville
Speedway in Crossville, Tenn. paying $4,000-to-win and will be
the championship race. The 2018 champion will be crowned.
The Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Bonus Series “Memorial
Day Championship” event for Monday Night May 28th at Tri-County
Race Track in Brasstown, N.C. paying $3,000-to-win and $300-to-start
is still on as scheduled.
The Schaeffer’s Oil Southern Nationals Bonus Series will
visit Lake Cumberland Speedway in Burnside, Ky. on Friday June
15th paying $4,000-to-win which is a full-show make up from the
May 18th original scheduled date. The tour will then visit Richmond
Raceway in Richmond, Ky. on Saturday June 15th for the Mike Roland
Memorial paying $10,000-to-win, also a full-show makeup event
from the originally scheduled date of May 19.
Further information on the Spring Nationals, Southern Nationals,
and Southern Nationals Bonus Series can be obtained by calling
Promoter Ray Cook at (828) 360-5353 or Series P.R. Coordinator
Chris Tilley at (606) 219-1723 or by visiting the official website
located at www.SouthernNationalsSeries.com.
Current Schaeffer’s Oil Spring Nationals Points (after 5/26/18)
1. Eric Wells-1,308
2. Aaron Ridley-1,256
3. Casey Roberts-1,254
4. Zach Leonhardi-1,250
5. Ryan King-1,008
6. Chicky Barton-1,002
7. David Payne-852
8. Brandon Kinzer-826
9. Donald McIntosh-770
10. Jason Jameson-710
10. Shanon Buckingham-710