Northwest NEWS

March 18, 2002

Sports

Bothell native ready for NASCAR season opener

BOTHELL The racing season at Evergreen Speedway is scheduled to to begin Saturday,March 30, with the main event taking the green flag at 8:30 p.m.
   As a former track champion, Gary Lewis of Bothell is familiar with the .646-mile paved oval at Evergreen Speedway, site of the March 30 season opening Big 'O' Tire Stores 125 for the Raybestos Brakes Northwest Series, NASCAR Touring Division.
   Lewis has collected seven of his 21 career victories on his home turf and is hoping to make it eight when the checkers fall.
   Tickets and information are available by calling (360) 805-6100.