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The Journal Gazette

Friday, September 06, 2019 1:00 am

Benefit race set for Franke Park

A Carson Stoffel Memorial Race and Benefit will be Saturday at the Franke Park BMX Track, 3717 Sherman Blvd.

Registration is from 10 a.m. to noon. The ceremony will start shortly after registration.

Wrist bands will be on sale as well as raffle tickets at $10 each for a chance to win a $6,400 Klipsch copper speaker surround sound system or $2,500 in cash.

Bands and tickets will be available at the track, and all proceeds will go to the Carson Lee Stoffel Foundation to promote track safety.

Carson Stoffel, 15, died June 16 while racing at the BMX Midwest Nationals in Rockford, Illinois.

– Journal Gazette