Super Sportsman Make Only 2011 Port Appearance June 18

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE –  6/12/11

Port Royal – Port Royal Speedway will present a Father’s Day weekend program of Aumiller’s Insurance 410 sprints, AB Auto Glass Late Models, super sportsman and an enduro dash on Saturday, June 18.

Starting time moves to 7:30 this week with warm-ups slated for 7 PM.  General Admission gates will open at 5:30 PM.

So far this season in seven appearances, there have been no repeat winners in the Port Royal sprint car division. 

Keith Kauffman became the seventh different driver to crack Port victory lane Saturday night.  Others include Blane Heimbach, Steve Buckwalter, Ryan Taylor, Lance Dewease, Justin Henderson and Greg Hodnett.

The appearance by the super sportsman on Saturday will be the one and only of its kind at Port Royal this season after an earlier program fell victim to rain.

Over the years at the Port no one has won more in the self-starting super sportsman division at the track than Frankie Herr, who owns five career oval wins.

A total of 30 drivers have taken sportsman wins at Port Royal in a total of 42 programs.

A total of six late model mains this season has yielded five winners including two-time victor Gary Beward along with Andy Haus, Scott Haus, Waylon Wagner and Matt Parks, who recently claimed the biggest win of his career in the Appalachian Dirt Late Model Speedweek feature.

Three enduro dashes this season have gone to Craig Imes, Ryan Leister and Bill Powell.