Mid-American Sprint Series Opens 2015 Season in Sheridan, Illinois

The Mid-American Sprint Series present by Bridgestone and fueled by Sunoco held it’s opening race weekend of the 2015 season April 18-19 at Concept Haulers Motor Speedway in Sheridan, Illinois.  In the second season opener, the total number of entries was promising with the Briggs & Stratton LO206 Senior class having the most growth from the inaugural season.

Nine groups took part in the two event weekend to kick off their chase to their respective championship.  Warm, sunny weather greeted the racers on Saturday with rain threatening on Sunday.  However, all races were completed before the rain arrived.

Saturday winners include: National Kart Supply/Haase Yamaha Rookie, Austin Pohjola; Margay Yamaha Junior, Michael Paterno; Two Cycle Technology Yamaha Senior, Brad Brittin; Yamaha Masters, George Houle; RLV LO206 Sportsman, Ashton Wheeler; Briggs & Stratton LO206 Junior, Cole Peschang; Briggs & Stratton LO206 Senior, Alan Borntreger; TaG Junior, Porter Weisensel; David Hobbs Honda TaG Senior, Mark Vielgut

Sunday winners include: National Kart Supply/Haase Yamaha Rookie, Austin Pohjola; Margay Yamaha Junior, Jared Faitz; Two Cycle Technology Yamaha Senior, Brad Brittin; Yamaha Masters, George Houle; RLV LO206 Sportsman, Ashton Wheeler; Briggs & Stratton LO206 Junior, Cole Peschang; Briggs & Stratton LO206 Senior, Alan Borntreger; TaG Junior, Porter Weisensel; David Hobbs Honda TaG Senior, Mark Vielgut

The Mid-American Sprint Series would like to thank all drivers, their families, sponsors and track personnel for a successful, safe racing weekend.   Round two will be held at Briggs & Stratton Raceway Park, home of Badger Kart Club in Dousman, Wisconsin the weekend of May 16-17.  For more information or to download the pre-registration form, head to midamericankarting.com.

The Mid-American Sprint Series is a traveling, regional series for sprint kart racing competing in the states of Illinois and Wisconsin.   The series, which began in 2014, promotes the fun, family aspect of kart racing.  For more information visit midamericankarting.com or contact Scott Vielgut at 414-405-8094 or scott@twocycletechnology.com.

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