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May 11, 2012

Rivalry heating up as May 15 celebrity softball game looms between Dover International Speedway and Pocono Raceway

Rosters for Team Pocono and Team Dover to be led by Jeff Burton and Carl Edwards

DOVER, Del.– The celebrity softball game between Dover International Speedway and Pocono Raceway is set for Tuesday, May 15 at 4 p.m. at Campbell’s Field, home of the Camden Riversharks. The rosters for each team have been announced, with Carl Edwards captaining Team Dover and Jeff Burton at the helm for Team Pocono.

Tickets to the game are free with the purchase of a ticket to that evening’s 7:05 p.m. baseball game between the Camden Riversharks and Lancaster Barnstormers. Children ages 16 and younger that wear their NASCAR gear get in free. In addition, the United Way of Camden County offers free admission for any child that wears the uniform of the little league team they play for to the game.

Edwards and Burton will be joined on their respective teams by members of the local media and the tracks they are representing. NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver Cale Gale, as well as Nationwide Series driver Donnie Neuenberger, will play alongside Edwards with Team Dover. ARCA driver Brandon McReynolds, son of NASCAR on Fox analyst Larry McReynolds, and Brett Bonveccio, former professional baseball player and current hitting coach for the Camden Riversharks, will support Burton with Team Pocono.

The full rosters are as follows:

Team Dover
Carl Edwards, NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver of the No. 99 Fastenal Ford
Donnie Neuenberger, NASCAR Nationwide Series driver of the No. 76 Ford for DGN Racing
Cale Gale, NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver of the No. 33 Rheem Chevrolet
Tom Sredenschek, Fox Philadelphia
Bill Fleischman, Philadelphia Daily News
Pete Schnatz, Philadelphia Inquirer
Ernie Saxton, Bucks County Courier Times
Scott Walsh, Scranton Times-Tribune
Chris Flood, Delaware State News
Andie Summers, 92.5 WXTU
T-Morgan, 102.9 WMGK
Michael Tatoian, COO of Dover International Speedway
Tim Horne, CFO of Dover International Speedway
Mike Dill, Combat Sports

Team Pocono
Jeff Burton, NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver of the No. 31 Caterpillar Chevrolet
Brett Bonveccio, Hitting Coach for the Camden Riversharks and former Major League Baseball player
Brandon McReynolds, ARCA driver of the No. 28 Chevrolet
Katherine Scott, WPVI Channel 6 ABC
Dan Gelston, Associated Press
Bill Huneke, Trenton Times
Doc Medek, 92.5 WXTU
Crockett, 92.5 WXTU
Dave Gibson, 102.9 WMGK
Brandon Igdalsky, President of Pocono Raceway
Roger Green, Pocono Raceway
Jenna Fitch, New Era

During the Barnstormers vs. Riversharks game, both tracks will be giving away tickets to their respective NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races each inning — the June 3 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” race for Dover and the June 10 “Pocono 400” race for Pocono.

NASCAR action returns to Dover International Speedway June 1-3, 2012 with the June 3 “FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks” NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race, the June 2 “5-hour ENERGY 200” NASCAR Nationwide Series race and the June 1 “Lucas Oil 200” NASCAR Camping World Truck Series race.

For tickets or more information, call 800-441-RACE or click here. You can also keep up with the Monster mile on Facebook at Facebook.com/DoverInternationalSpeedway and on Twitter at @MonsterMile.

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Dover Motorsports, Inc. (NYSE: DVD) is a leading promoter of NASCAR sanctioned motorsports events whose subsidiaries own and operate Dover International Speedway in Dover, Del. and Nashville Superspeedway near Nashville, Tenn. The company also hosts the annual Firefly Music Festival on its property each summer. Produced by Chicago-based Red Frog Events, the four day event features more than 100 bands on seven stages in The Woodlands at Dover International Speedway. For further information, log on to www.dovermotorsports.com.