Newgent wins first career UMP Super Stock feature
By CAREY FOX Times Sports Editor PUTNAMVILLE -- A heat index reaching into the triple digits wasn't enough to derail an evening of racing at Lincoln Park Speedway on Saturday evening. Greencastle's Jonathon Newgent made the most of the opportunity as he piloted his No. 21n UMP Super Stock to victory lane for the first win of his career...
Freeland tops field to win Bomber Mid-Season Championship
PUTNAMVILLE -- North Salem's Ryan Freeland captured Lincoln Park Speedway's Mid-season Bomber feature on Saturday night and got a boost in the season points. Freeland roared to a victory in the opening heat race of the night as the bombers took center stage at the 5/16th dirt Putnamville oval. ...
Two special nights upcoming at Lincoln Park Speedway
PUTNAMVILLE -- Lincoln Park Speedway has two big events scheduled for this week. On Thursday, USAC Sprints and Super Stocks will be running in conjunction with Indiana Sprint Week. Several pre-race activities in the campground area. General admission is $25 and pit passes $30.00...
Groomers have big night at Lincoln Park Speedway with two wins
PUTNAMVILLE -- The Groomer Family served up a fitting party at Lincoln Park Speedway on Saturday night. The fourth running of the 'Slick Griffin Memorial' race for UMP Super Stocks opened the evening as Ralph Groomer carved a late race pass into a popular victory lane fest. Derek Groomer followed minutes later with a dominating win in the UMP Modified Division...
Meseraull, Ballou win at 'Bill Gardner Sprintacular'
PUTNAMVILLE -- The second running of the 'Bill Gardner Sprintacular' managed to avoid the rain and provide a stellar weekend of racing at Lincoln Park Speedway. Robert Ballou of Rocklin, Calif. started the Independence Day weekend with a victory in the USAC AMSOIL National Sprint Car Series, leading wire-to-wire to edge Chad Boespflug and Dave Darland. Ballou would end up running third to Thomas Meseraull and Jeff Bland in the Midwest Sprint Car Series on Saturday evening...
Several firsts take place during Saturday LPS program
PUTNAMVILLE -- Lincoln Park Speedway provided a night of "firsts" on Saturday evening with several different drivers making emotional trips to Victory Lane at the Putnamville oval. Tyler Thomas strapped into the Burton Masonry No. 04 for the second time and took the checkered flag despite dogged efforts from Jeff Bland Jr. and Brady Short...
Cockrum claims Sprint Mid-Season title, $2,000 payday
PUTNAMVILLE -- Fans at Lincoln Park Speedway tried to keep their cool in the steamy conditions Saturday night in Putnamville, as the 5/16th oval track hosted the Sprint Car mid-season championship race. Shane Cockrum ripped around the cushion on his way to his second feature win of the season at Lincoln Park Speedway. Cockrum got past Jeff Bland on the top side of turn three with 10 circuits remaining and stayed there to claim the $2,000 payday...
Rookie Wilson veteran at Lincoln Park Speedway
PUTNAMVILLE -- Only one driver competing full-time with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series this season has raced both a winged and non-wing sprint car at Lincoln Park Speedway. That driver is rookie contender Greg Wilson. The Ohio native will return to the high-banked bullring in Indiana tonight, as the World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series visits the track for the first time since 1988 and just the third time ever...
Collins cards best-ever PGA finish
Chad Collins of Cloverdale recorded his career-best finish on the PGA Tour on Sunday, finishing third in the PGA Valero Open at San Antonio, Texas.
Almanza claims 'Bomber Spring Fling'; Boller takes Super Stock
PUTNAMVILLE -- A lightning quick track was the setting for Saturday's battle for the checkered flag over four classes of action at Lincoln Park Speedway. Shane Cockrum won the sprint car A-main by barely a car length over Brady Short. Jake Humphrey was the UMP Modified winner with Josh Boller winning his second UMP Super Stock feature of the season. Jordan Almanza parlayed a bit of good fortune into a $500 victory in the "Bomber Spring Fling."...
Randy Shuman picks up UMP Modified victory
PUTNAMVILLE -- Lincoln Park Speedway raised the curtain on the 2016 racing season Saturday night with an outstanding field of 105 cars over four classes. Shane Cottle piloted the Paul Hazen No. 57 sprinter to victory lane to capture the "Bill Gardner Memorial" 30-lap feature for sprint cars. ...