Pre Race Notes for Grundy County ASA LM North Event
George Appleton Memorial 125 Set For This Weekend
PR Report
The ASA Late Model Series North Division will return to the Grundy County Speedway on Sunday, May 24th for the 11th Annual George Appleton Memorial 125.

This will be the 3rd ASA Late Model Series North event of the season and the fifth visit to the track for the ASA Late Model Series and teams. The teams have always enjoyed great racing at Grundy County and look forward to more of the same this Sunday.

Grundy County Speedway will be packed with cars from Five different divisions this Sunday, May 24, 2009 as the ASALMS Northern Division will help celebrate the Memorial Day Holiday Weekend. 

Fans will get some great racing action from The USST Trucks, Super Cups, Illini Series and Vintage Racing Series.  The highlight of the holiday weekend will be some of the top short track racers in the country competing in the ASA Late Model Series North 'George Appleton Memorial'. 

Grundy County Speedway is located in Morris, Illinois right off I-80 at exit #112.  The 0.333 mile Semi-Banked Oval is a great place for fans to enjoy some of the best short track racing of the season. 

MAY 24, 2009
11TH ANNUAL GEORGE APPLETON MEMORIAL 125
TICKETS $15 - COUPON AVAILABLE ON SITE
(Gates open at 4pm, qualifying at 5pm, racing at 7pm)

Expected Entries
0 - Josh Nelms
8 - Eddie Hoffman
6 - Dave Gentile
22 - Chris Eggleston
25 - Ross Kenseth
29 - Joey King
31 - Brent Brevak
34 - Troy Hintzsche
37 - Jordon Dahlke
51 - Anthony Danta
52 - Ricky Baker
58 - Matt Minnifield
63 - Brad Plunkett
64 - Griffin McGrath
72 - Andy Marchiniak
89 - Matt Bryne
81 - Seth Savachers
87 - Jesse Saunders
90 - Rebecca Kasten
98 - Jeremy Curns
99 - Jordon Sims

Grundy County Speedway: 
8890 N. Route 47, Morris, IL 60450
Track Phone:  815-942-5043
Website:  www.grundycountyspeedway.com
0.333 Mile Semi-Banked Paved Oval
ASALMS Northern Division Track Record:
ARP Fast Qualifier Record: 8 Eddie Hoffman 15.147 = 79.144 MPH (05/25/2008

2008 Feature Winner: 8 Eddie Hoffman (05/25/2008)
2007 Feature Winner: 8 Eddie Hoffman (09/09/2007)
2006 Feature Winner: 8 Eddie Hoffman (05/27/2006)

ASALMS Challenge Division Track Record:

40 Todd Kluever 15.679 = 76.467 MPH (06/19/2004)
2004 Feature Winner: 40 Todd Kluever (06/19/2004

Sunday, May 24th

9:00 AM ASA LMS Officials to Track
10:00 AM Registration Opens
10:30 AM Rig Parking/Pit Gate Opens
11:00 AM ASALM Safety Tech
12:00 PM ASA LMS Driver's/Crew/Spotter Mtg.
1:00 PM ASA LMS Practice (1 Hour)
2:00 PM USST/Vintage, Super Cup Practice (Rotating Divisions)
3:00 PM ASA LMS Practice (1 Hour)
4:00 PM USST/Vintage, Super Cups Practice
4:00 PM Front Gate Opens
4:15 PM ASA LMS Qualifying Tech Opens
5:00 PM USST Qualifying
5:45 PM ASA LMS Qualifying (2 Laps)
6:55 PM National Anthem
7:00 PM Illini Heats
7:45 PM On Track Autograph Session
8:05 PM - Super Cup Feature
8:15 PM USST Feature
8:40 PM Illini Feature
9:00 PM Vintage Feature
9:15 PM ASA LMS Pre-Race/Driver Intro
9:30 PM 11th Annual George Appleton Memorial 125