Kittanning, Pennsylvania native and Western Pennsylvania sprint car veteran, Rod George, finished third last night, July 13th, at Lernerville Speedway in Sarver, Pennsylvania during the 25 lap, ‘410’ sprint car main event. George was victorious at the Sarver oval last Friday night, and continued his march towards the 2012 Lernerville Speedway track championship with another podium finish last night. The Dr. John Crawford/Kelsey George Racing/Team Fully Injected entry was second in the track standings entering last night’s event. George will be back in action Sunday night, July 15th, at Dog Hollow Speedway in Strongstown, Pennsylvania.
Rimersburg, Pennsylvania native and Team Fully Injected supporter, Scott Priester, finished fourth last night, July 13th, at Lernerville Speedway in Sarver, Pennsylvania during the 25 lap, ‘410’ sprint car main event. Priester piloted his familiar, family owned no. 11 last night at the Sarver, oval. The sprint car veteran and former Challenger Raceway track champion currently sits second in the Mercer Raceway Park ‘410’ sprint car point standings, and 15th in the Lernerville Speedway track standings.
Current Lernerville Speedway ‘410’ sprint car point leader and Kittanning, Pennsylvania native – Kevin Schaeffer – continued his ‘top five’ streak last night, July 13th, with a fifth place performance at Lernerville Speedway in Sarver, Pennsylvania. Schaeffer has only finished outside of the top five once in 2012 at the Sarver oval; that being a sixth place performance towards the beginning of the 2012 season. Schaeffer will look to capture his fourth Lernerville Speedway points championship at the end of this season.
Jack Sodeman Jr. suffered from mechanical failure last night, July 13th, at Lernerville Speedway in Sarver, Pennsylvania during the ‘410’ sprint car main event. The North Jackson, Ohio native was scored 10th at the end of the 25 lap, sprint car main event.
All photos by Rick Rarer