May 10, 2017 – Ronnie Beach III of Troy, Illinois won the final round of High School eliminations tonight at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois. Beach, driving a 1969 GTO, defeated fellow Troy resident Alex Cygna, 12.071 sec./100.81 mph to 14.895 sec./90.57 mph. Beach posted a .087 reaction time to Cygna’s .221.
The next event at Gateway Motorsports Park is the fourth annual St. Louis Nostalgia Rendezvous, scheduled for Friday and Saturday.
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About Gateway Motorsports Park
Gateway Motorsports Park is the home of INDYCAR, NASCAR and NHRA racing in the St. Louis region. Located just five minutes from downtown St. Louis and covering more than 340 acres, Gateway Motorsports Park is the largest outdoor entertainment facility in the area. Gateway Motorsports Park’s facilities include a 1/4-mile drag strip, 1.25-mile superspeedway, 1.6-mile road course, the state-of-the-art Gateway Kartplex and a 14-acre, multi-purpose dirt off-road venue.