Story By: BRETT DEYO / SHORT TRACK SUPER SERIES – SHREVEPORT, LA – The Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Sunoco is Bayou bound – with a lot on the line!
$138,500 in purse money has been posted for the Nov. 9-13 ‘Cajun Swing’ through Louisiana, as the STSS stars from the Northeast challenge the Cajun Region competitors over five nights of racing.
Four facilities will play host to the 2021 edition of the Louisiana visit.
Boothill Speedway in Greenwood, La., kicks off the series on Tuesday night (Nov. 9) with a $4,000-to-win, 40-lap STSS Modified event paying $400 to take the green flag. The total Tuesday payout is $22,275.
On Wednesday (Nov. 10), Gene Boyter’s Ark-La-Tex Speedway in Vivian, La., is the site of another $4,000-to-win, 40-lap event with $400 reserved to start. The Wednesday payout is $22,275.
Thursday night (Nov. 11) marks the first STSS visit to the state-of-the-art The Rev in Monroe, La., for a 40-lap event offering $5,000 to win and $400 to take the green flag for a total purse of $23,275.
For Friday and Saturday (Nov. 12 & 13), Super Bee Speedway in Chatham, La., is the host of back-to-back race nights. Friday night, the STSS Modifieds race 40 laps with $4,000 going to the winner and $400 to start from a total payout of $22,275.
On Saturday, the second running of the ‘Mods in the Marsh 75’ is set with a massive $20,000 reserved for the winner of a 75-lap event, with $1,000 for 10th and $500 to take the green. The total pay structure for Saturday is $48,400.
Additionally, drivers unable to qualify each night will receive $100 tow money.