Joe Laws wins week 9!Share
Joe Laws of Ludlow, Ky. has been picked as the Week 9 winner of Michigan International Speedway President Roger’s Curtis’ fantasy pick ‘em contest.
Laws was one of four fans who correctly selected Kevin Harvick as the winner of the race at Talladega and will receive a Dale Earnhardt Jr. T-shirt and MIS hand sanitizer pen.
All four fans will be automatically entered for the grand prize drawing at the end of the season for two Victory Lane Club passes for the 2011 season, a $1,200 value.
Curtis picked Earnhardt Jr., who finished 13th in the race.
Overall, week 9 of the contest saw Earnhardt Jr. as the most popular pick of the weekend with 62 selections. Jeff Gordon was the second-most picked driver with 30.
“Congratulations to Joe Laws and the three others who picked Kevin Harvick to win at Talladega,” Curtis said. “It was a great, competitive race to watch and we all got to see an amazing finish with Harvick edging out Jamie McMurray for the win. Fans got to see a thrilling day of racing!”
MIS is hosting its weekly NASCAR pick ‘em contest at MISpeedway.com/rogerpickem. Fans have the chance to make a weekly selection on who they think will win that weekend’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race. Curtis also makes his selection on the website and discussed why he selected his driver on a weekly podcast.
All picks for the contest must be entered one hour prior to the start of each race. The contest is open to residents of the United States and Canada. Fans may also make their selection each week by mailing a 3 x 5 card with their pick and race name to Michigan International Speedway, 12626 U.S. 12, Brooklyn, MI 49230. All cards must be postmarked prior to the event date.
Nestled in the lush Irish Hills of Southeastern Michigan, Michigan International Speedway is the Great Escape, a venerable NASCAR national park where fans can get away and enjoy the very best in racing and camaraderie. It’s the love of racing and the thrill of a great time for race fans and drivers alike.
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