Fremont, Ohio – With Mother Nature moving wet weather into the area the last 24 hours, and additional rain forecasted for the rest of the weekend, UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions officials and Fremont Speedway officials have decided to cancel the Ohio Sprint Speedweek presented by Cometic Gasket finale scheduled for Saturday, June 27th. Greg Wilson is officially the 33rd Annual Ohio Sprint Speedweek presented by Cometic Gasket champion.
The Benton Ridge, Ohio native earned two UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions victories during his 2015 Ohio Sprint Speedweek campaign; picking up victories at Eldora Speedway and Fremont Speedway. Wilson earned 986 points during his Speedweek travels and will wrap up the championship with a 26 point cushion over defending Ohio Sprint Speedweek presented by Cometic Gasket champion, Dale Blaney.
Dale Blaney earned three Speedweek victories to finish second in the 2015 standings. ‘The Lowrider’ earned $5,000 wins at Attica Raceway Park, Sharon Speedway and Atomic Speedway. Sheldon Haudenschild will end his Ohio Sprint Speedweek presented by Cometic Gasket campaign third in the final standings; earning back to back victories at Waynesfield Raceway Park and Wayne County Speedway.
The UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions will return to competition next Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 3rd, 4th, and 5th at two different venues in Pennsylvania and Ohio. The regional travelers will visit the Mercer Raceway Park in Mercer, Pennsylvania on Friday and Saturday, July 3rd & 4th for back to back programs. After a visit to the Mercer bullring, the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions will head west to the Millstream Speedway near Findlay, Ohio for a Sunday night program on July 5th.
Current Ohio Sprint Speedweek presented by Cometic Gasket Point Standings (Top-10 as of June 25th):
1. Greg Wilson 986 2. Dale Blaney 960 3. Sheldon Haudenschild 926 4. 10H Chad Kemenah 906 5. Tim Shaffer 880 6. 89 Cody Darrah 878 7. 9P Parker Price-Miller 866 8. 3G James McFadden 834 9. 40 Caleb Helms 824 10. 35AU Jamie Veal 802
Those seeking additional information regarding the 33rd Annual Ohio Sprint Speedweek presented by Cometic Gasket should visit the official online home of the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions at www.allstarsprint.com. Updates and breaking news regarding speedweek and the All Stars will be posted regularly on the official Twitter account of the UNOH All Star Circuit of Champions: https://twitter.com/ASCoC
-ASCoC Press Release. Photo Credit: Paul Arch photo