For immediate release 6/1/19:
DeGraff OH: (6/1): Shady Bowl Speedway promoter Rick Young faced an all too familiar scene at his Champaign county speedway Saturday. Rain and weeklong flooding halted racing . Young has suffered thru six rainouts.
Members of Shady Bowl Nation can attest to what is happening, The track surface has a history of water seepage and the small ponds that form in the parking areas. “ I don’t put my drivers in danger. This track may be small but cars go a lot faster than you think. Every owner of the track has had issues of water seepage” states Young.
The Hero Series 50 lap modified race sponsored by Wootens Automotive will be rescheduled. This Saturday will be the Relay for Life and Bike Night. It will also be double points night. The Dave Nagel Excavating late models, The Wootens Automotive Modifieds, The Amsoil Street Stocks, and the Noble Armor Coating Mini Stocks are on the schedule, Racing will start at 7. Rain checks must be used in the next three weeks. (June 8th, June 15th and June 22)