Ceremony Set for January 28, 2012
Season long competition and participation carries over to banquet.
ROSSBURG– Competition and participation are the influential factors
towards determining the cumulative points championships at Eldora
Speedway; and those dynamics will be carried into the Awards
Celebration on January 28, 2012 in the Eldora Ballroom in exciting
In addition to the championship hardware for Eldora’s Late Model,
Modified and Stock Car divisions, Bert Transmission and Aaron’s Rents
have donated items that will personify the annual points chase.
The Bert aluminum transmission will be awarded through a
reverse-drawing competition, where all of the Late Model drivers in
attendance at the Awards Celebration will be brought to the stage and
have their names placed into a bucket. One by one the names will be
drawn, with the last driver standing to be awarded the valuable
Participation throughout the season will be recognized via the Aaron’s
donation. Drivers that competed in 100% of the scheduled events for the
three divisions will be introduced and a random drawing among them will
result in the presentation of a 32” JVC flat screen LCD television to
the winning driver.
Brian Ruhlman and Jon Henry will share the Late Model championship
honors as their points race ended in a tie, while Jerry Bowersock will
claim the Modified title and Rob Trent will headline the Stock Car
division. Track owner Tony Stewart, who recently was honored for his
third NASCAR Sprint Cup title, has on his busy schedule plans to be in
attendance to bestow the honors.
In addition to the championship awards, hardware and point fund awards
will be distributed to the top fifteen drivers in each division, along
with the top 20 drivers in the Sunoco sponsored American Late Model
Tickets for the affair, priced at $23 per person, are available by
contacting the Eldora office at (937) 338-3815.