Williams Grove Speedway Forums

Welcome to Williams Grove Speedway Forums
It is currently Wed Oct 22, 2014 7:51 pm

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]



Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 24 posts ]  Go to page 1, 2  Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Plan B ?
PostPosted: Sun May 25, 2014 11:04 am 
Offline
Pit Member
Pit Member
User avatar

Joined: Fri Jul 17, 2009 2:33 pm
Posts: 972
Location: Harford County, MD
With Selinsgrove canceling, is there any other open wheel racing Sunday? I see Grandview has URC. Anything else?

_________________
Why don't you knock it off with them negative waves?


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Plan B ?
PostPosted: Sun May 25, 2014 11:08 am 
Offline
Head Wrench
Head Wrench
User avatar

Joined: Tue Mar 16, 2010 6:55 pm
Posts: 1586
Bedford has 305 Sprints this evening with other divisions at 6:30 p. m.


Last edited by Mr. Port on Sun May 25, 2014 11:24 am, edited 1 time in total.

Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Plan B ?
PostPosted: Sun May 25, 2014 11:20 am 
Offline
Rookie
Rookie

Joined: Sat Jun 11, 2011 9:00 am
Posts: 25
Straight line racing at Beaver Springs maybe?
Nostalgia drag racing.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Plan B ?
PostPosted: Sun May 25, 2014 11:43 am 
Offline
Pit Member
Pit Member
User avatar

Joined: Mon Mar 17, 2008 8:16 am
Posts: 996
If I go anywhere it will be Grandview. That's gonna be a pretty good show

_________________
Way she goes.............


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Plan B ?
PostPosted: Sun May 25, 2014 12:40 pm 
Offline
Rookie
Rookie

Joined: Thu May 30, 2013 12:11 pm
Posts: 20
Potomac Speedway!


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Plan B ?
PostPosted: Sun May 25, 2014 12:40 pm 
Offline
Crew Member
Crew Member
User avatar

Joined: Sun Feb 05, 2006 2:44 pm
Posts: 1343
Although it was under a terrible situation at Selinsgrove, Port thought just for a minute of running the three features Sunday night or Monday afternoon. But since no rain date was officially announced they couldn't put that burden on teams and fans. The speedway and the fair board did really want to do something for the fans because of the two partial shows and the Fan Appreciation Night fell on a perfect date when those three divisions were back. They threw an xtreme stock feature in there as well for the Lucky 7.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Plan B ?
PostPosted: Sun May 25, 2014 12:46 pm 
Offline
Pit Member
Pit Member

Joined: Fri Feb 03, 2006 8:40 pm
Posts: 605
Good job too port for handling their situation! I thought too they might bring up the possibility of running tonight. That would have been sweet. Oh well. Till next week.....


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Plan B ?
PostPosted: Sun May 25, 2014 1:32 pm 
Offline
Head Wrench
Head Wrench

Joined: Thu Feb 02, 2006 9:53 am
Posts: 1820
Location: Posse Soil
I think Grandview has a multi class show that includes URC?

_________________
Home of the OUTLAW A$$WHIPPERS
Lincoln = 1845 ft. = .35 mile T3=124 MPH
Eldora = 2287 ft. = .43 mile T3=135 MPH
Port = 2716 ft. = .51 mile T3=TBD
Grove = 2792 ft. = .53 mile T3=135 MPH
Selinsgrove = 2847 ft. = .54 mile T1=136 MPH

2013: 49 Races
Grove: 25 / Lincoln: 13 / Port: 2 / Susky: 4 / Selinsgrove: 2 / Eldora: 2 / Lima: 1


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Plan B ?
PostPosted: Sun May 25, 2014 2:22 pm 
Offline
Junior Crew Member
Junior Crew Member
User avatar

Joined: Tue Sep 28, 2010 1:25 am
Posts: 479
Grandview has 7 features no qualifiying 2 for URC and modifieds one for ardc sportan mods and legends , should be a good plan b headed there now

_________________
2014 races
7 Lincoln
7 Port Royal
5 Williams Grove
3 Susky
6 Path Valley
1 Fremont OH.
2 Hagerstown
2 Grandview
1 Lernerville
1 Eldora
2 Selinsgrove


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Plan B ?
PostPosted: Sun May 25, 2014 4:39 pm 
Offline
Hall of Famer
Hall of Famer
User avatar

Joined: Wed Mar 29, 2006 5:44 pm
Posts: 4505
Location: 704 Houser St.
racehead wrote:
Good job too port for handling their situation! I thought too they might bring up the possibility of running tonight. That would have been sweet. Oh well. Till next week.....


:thumbleft: Gotta give Port props for handling the rainout situation the way they did but yeah it would have been great if they could have thrown a show together for tonight with Selinsgrove cancelling. 7 features on the 14th; looking forward to that one.

_________________
Stimulate the economy- buy made in the USA.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Plan B ?
PostPosted: Sun May 25, 2014 5:30 pm 
Offline
Junior Crew Member
Junior Crew Member
User avatar

Joined: Sun Feb 05, 2006 3:31 pm
Posts: 465
Why didn't Port ask the drivers.. I bet they would have agreed to race tonight... Selinsgrove has a regular show on the 14th so they will loose a few late models..


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Plan B ?
PostPosted: Sun May 25, 2014 5:47 pm 
Offline
Pit Member
Pit Member

Joined: Fri Feb 03, 2006 8:40 pm
Posts: 605
I think news of the Selinsgrove issue didn't come till after the rains came. Turned ugly pretty quick starting with that flip. I know it's a "lose-Lose" theory, but as quick as it started raining, I'm glad they weren't racing full throttle when the rain hit cause it hit pretty quick and made that track like oil in seconds.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Plan B ?
PostPosted: Sun May 25, 2014 7:27 pm 
Offline
Crew Member
Crew Member
User avatar

Joined: Sun Feb 05, 2006 2:44 pm
Posts: 1343
pajamie wrote:
Why didn't Port ask the drivers.. I bet they would have agreed to race tonight... Selinsgrove has a regular show on the 14th so they will loose a few late models..


It was a brainstorming idea at best and the news of Selinsgrove didn't come till well into the rain delay. It would have been all or none and all teams would have had to agree on the Sunday or Monday date. There were insurance issues, there was the issue of having security and track workers, ambulance, track prep people, etc. It was a great idea in theory just not practical with a 24 hour notice.

As far as June 14th, no matter when the makeup was scheduled, Selinsgrove would have a race. It was great to have the 5 or 6 Selinsgrove regulars in the field and they'll have to decide, especially Hayes Mattern who has the pole. With sprint car time trials at Selinsgrove that night, maybe they'll attempt a double.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Plan B ?
PostPosted: Mon May 26, 2014 1:01 am 
Offline
Junior Crew Member
Junior Crew Member
User avatar

Joined: Tue Aug 24, 2010 2:51 pm
Posts: 280
pajamie wrote:
Why didn't Port ask the drivers.. I bet they would have agreed to race tonight... Selinsgrove has a regular show on the 14th so they will loose a few late models..

Lincoln has the All Stars Sprints that night as well. Marks already said he'd be at Lincoln.


Top
 Profile  
 
 Post subject: Re: Plan B ?
PostPosted: Mon May 26, 2014 12:16 pm 
Offline
Crew Chief
Crew Chief
User avatar

Joined: Thu Apr 13, 2006 11:02 pm
Posts: 2562
I doubt you will see many of those Selinsgrove guys head out. Zona and Mattern maybe. Dylan Yoder will but he's not really a SG car.

_________________
2014 Race Count: 47
Lincoln - 4
Selinsgrove - 22
Williamsgrove - 15
Port Royal - 3
Path Valley - 1
Hagerstown - 1
McKean County - 1


Top
 Profile  
 
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 24 posts ]  Go to page 1, 2  Next

All times are UTC - 5 hours [ DST ]


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: chroyfus1187, Exabot [Bot], felix12 and 9 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group