By David Smith Jr.MEEKER, Okla. (Sept. 8) – Robert Sellers took advantage of race-long leader Loyd Clevenger’s misfortune to capture the $1,250 Sprint Series of Oklahoma IMCA RaceSaver Sprint Car victory at Red Dirt Raceway’s Pat Suchy Memorial.Clevenger had motored into the lead following an early restart and pulled away again following a mid-race yellow before encountering traffic on lap 16. With 10 laps to go, Clevenger’s lead had shrunk to three car lengths.The complexion of the race changed when Clevenger and the lapped car of Cody Jarvis got together entering turn three with Clevenger taking a tumble. Tristan Oakes was also involved but unlike Clevenger was able to return.Sellers found himself in the lead for the ensuing restart. He held off a fast closing Andy Shouse to take earn the victory. Steven Shebester was third while Gary Owens and Joe Wood Jr. rounded out the top five.Next up for the SSO, presented by Smiley’s Racing Products, will be the 2017 season finale at Southern Oklahoma Speedway in Ardmore on Friday, Sept. 15.Feature results – 1. Robert Sellers; 2. Andy Shouse; 3. Steven Shebester; 4. Gary Owens; 5. Joe Wood Jr.; 6. Zach Blurton; 7. Josh Toho; 8. Dillon Laden; 9. Tristan Oakes; 10. Tanner Conn; 11. Cody Whitworth; 12. Eric Matthews; 13. Warren Fields; 14. Cody Jarvis; 15. Jerry Jumper; 16. Blake Dacus; 17. Jake Martens; 18. Loyd Clevenger; 19. Mike Scott; 20. Justin Mowry.
Joe Schmidt’s side suffered a demoralising 27-22 defeat to Scotland on Saturday, and need to pick themselves up for Saturday’s trip to Rome. But the former Ireland captain says the Italian test should provide the perfect springboard for a charge at the Championship.
The Churchill Fair is regarded as one of the most unique and most welcoming of gatherings in Donegal each year.Large numbers on the street for last year’s Fair.And aided by what promises to be scorching weather, the 19th annual event promises to draw huge crowds this weekend.The fair will be officially opened on Friday by Jason Black at 8.30pm. Events over the weekend include everything from underage soccer to birds of prey demonstration and from arts and crafts to a car boot and poultry fair.There will also be sheep shearing, a duck race, a 5km road race, sheep dog trials, a walk along the Bridle Path, clay pigeon shooting, a chain saw sculptor, a horse and pony show and kids entertainment.A very famous face on the streets of Churchill!The hard-working committee behind the scenes have once again ensured a great variety which offers something for everyone.Proceeds from this year’s Fair goes to the Friends of the Donegal Hospital. So if you are anywhere near Churchill this weekend, or even if you aren’t, make it your business to get close to the shores of Gartan.It’s a special place with a special welcome.These ladies really enjoyed last year’s FairAnd when the sun shines down, it displays everything that is wonderful about Donegal.See you there.For a full list of all events see www,churchillfair.org. SCORCHING WEATHER TO BRING RECORD CROWDS TO THE CHURCHILL FAIR was last modified: July 18th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:churchill fair