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PHOTOS: Fans Pack Sandusky Speedway for Appreciation Night

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Photos are now up from Thursday Night’s Fan Appreciation races at Sandusky Speedway.  Fans packed the house, taking advantage of $1 admission, hot dogs, and drinks.  Your winners from the night include #6L Talon Stephens (Buckeye Super Sprints), #42 Jerry Karl (Ohio Stocks), #5 Chris Hamilton (Street Stocks), and #24 L.J. Stanley (Hobby Stocks).

Nearly 170 pictures are up for your viewing pleasure, and can also be purchased as prints or digital downloads.  Clicking on any picture will take you to the site’s photo sale website.  It’s all handled online and sent directly to you.  You can see all the pictures after the break. Continue reading PHOTOS: Fans Pack Sandusky Speedway for Appreciation Night

PHOTOS: Talon Soars in Sandusky Sprints, Phillips Takes Modified Challenge

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Five Features, five winners at Sandusky Speedway’s rare Sunday night race.

#6L Talon Stephens swept the night’s Buckeye Super Sprint racing after several tributes to his team’s owner, Sam Layne.  Layne, a sprint car owner for more than 30 years, passed away this week.  Talon is the third generation of Stephens to drive for Layne, who helped over 10 drivers get a ride in a sprint car.  Sandusky Speedway honored Layne with a moment of silence prior to the BSS Heat Race, and also left the Feature Race’s pole position open in honor of Sam’s Legacy.

The second leg of North Coast Modified Challenge was also held Sunday night. #33 Jeffrey Fade Jr. won at Lorain Saturday, giving him a chance to snag a $1,000 bonus if he could sweep and win at Sandusky.  The bonus money ended up being safe, as #0 Kenny Phillips finished the 30 lap feature first.

Chris Hamilton cruised to victory in his #5 car to win the Street Stock feature.  #22 Cornel Mentler rode out several red flags to take the Ohio Stock Feature win.  Driver Jerry Karl was taken to the hospital for observation after a wreck on the backstretch during the Ohio Stock Feature, but he is reportedly OK.  Concluding the night were the Hobby Stocks.  Despite not starting until midnight, the field of about 12 cars put on a great show for the fans.  Emerging from the constant two-wide and three-wide racing was  #7 Zack Miller.  This was Miller’s first Feature win.

The picture gallery from the night’s racing is available after the break. Continue reading PHOTOS: Talon Soars in Sandusky Sprints, Phillips Takes Modified Challenge