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Saturday, March 22, 2014

Meadowlands Announces Format for Drivers Challenge

Saturday, March 22nd will begin the six week long, Legends vs. Phenoms Drivers Challenge.  Each race on the next five Saturday programs will be a part of the Challenge, with the following format.

·         The driver with the most points accumulated for each team will win a $2,000 bonus.
·         Points are accrued as follows:

o   Win        -              10 points
o   2nd          -              9 points
o   3rd           -              8 points
o   4th           -              7 points
o   5th           -              6 points
o   6th           -              5 points
o   7th           -              4 points
o   8th           -              3 points
o   9th           -              2 points
o   10th-12th -             1 point

·         On the sixth Saturday, April 26th, the top 5 point earners for The Legends and the top 5 point earners for The Phenoms from the first five weeks will qualify for the Final, where the Overall winner will win $15,000, the runner-up will receive $5,000, third place will receive $3,000 and fourth through tenth will each receive $1,000.

For purposes of this coming Saturday, March 22nd, the drivers will be divided as follows:

Legends: Dave Miller, Andy Miller, Jody Jamieson and Jim Morrill Jr.
Phenoms: Scott Zeron, Tony Hall, Tyler Smith, Joe Bongiorno, Jim Meittinis, Vincent Ginsburg , Jim Marohn Jr., Steve Smtih, Eric Abbatiello and all other drivers on the card

The Drivers Challenge will take place each Saturday through April 26th.