Mark Story

June 5, 2013

Mark Story: For Keselowski, what makes Kentucky Speedway hard also makes it fun

The Kentucky Speedway racing surface is too bumpy. Last year, the weather for the Quaker State 400 was too hot. Yet for reigning Sprint Cup champion Brad Keselowski, the unique challenges of the Speedway make it one of his favorite tracks

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About Mark Story

Mark Story


I am a native Kentuckian, a graduate of North Hardin High School (Radcliff) and the University of Kentucky. I came to the Herald-Leader in the glamorous position of agate clerk on Aug. 27, 1990. Since that time, I’ve worked as small-college beat reporter, sports enterprise/investigative reporter and, since August, 2001, as a full-time sports columnist.