Falk heads into Saturday's Easter Bunny 150 at SoBo atop the Late Model points standings
SOUTH BOSTON, VA. — Philip Morris, Justin Johnson and Nick Smith have swiped the headlines through the opening three NASCAR Whelen All American Late Model Stock Car Division races at South Boston Speedway, but all three are currently chasing C.E. Falk III and Dustin Storm in the early stages of the 2009 points battle.
The chase for the track championship will resume Saturday night at South Boston Speedway with the running of the NASCAR Whelen All American Easter Bunny 150. A total of five races will be run with the first getting the green flag at 7 p.m.
Highlighting the night of racing on the four-tenths mile asphalt oval will be a 150-lap race for the drivers in the NASCAR Whelen All American Late Model Stock Car Division.
While Morris, Johnson and Smith have posted victories in the first three Late Model Stock Car events of the season at America's Hometown Track, Falk sits atop the division standings with a 13-point lead over Storm. Johnson is third, just three points behind Storm and 10 ahead of Smith. Jonathan Bailey and Deac McCaskill are currently tied for fifth in the standings, just one point behind Smith.
Other races scheduled Saturday night include twin races for the Limited Sportsman Division, the Budweiser Pure Stock Division and the Legendary Flathead Series.
Also on tap Saturday will be an Easter Egg Hunt for children with the Easter Bunny scheduled to attend and help with the hunt.
Pit gates will open Saturday at 1 p.m. Practice for all divisions will be held from 2:15 p.m. until 3:45 p.m. Grandstand gates will open at 5 p.m. and qualifying time trials will get underway at 5:15 p.m.
Admission is $10 for adults. Youth, ages 7-12, will be admitted for $5 when accompanied by a paying adult and children, ages six and under, are admitted free with a paid adult.
For more information, phone the track at (434) 572-4947 or toll free at 1-877-440-1540.
South Boston Speedway
Director of Media Operations
Office Phone: (336) 599-0162, extension 111
Speedway Office Phone: (434) 572-4947