Mark Story

September 18, 2013

Mark Story: Return of IndyCar would make Kentucky Speedway's September race weekend more interesting

This weekend, when the state of Kentucky's attention is largely focused on college football, Kentucky Speedway is trying to lure the commonwealth's sports fans to Saturday night's NASCAR Nationwide Series race. Luring the IndyCar Series back for the first time since 2011 would add some spice in Sparta.

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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.