Kimball wins the Mini Stock Showdown at Monadnock Speedway
By Ryan Lawliss
Winchester, NH: A beautiful day welcomed races and fans alike to the High Banks of Monadnock Speedway. A full evening of racing featuring the NASCAR Whelen All-American series divisions plus Lightning Stocks and Young Guns would take place. The Mini Stocks would be racing an extended distance for extra cash in the Mini Stock Showdown; 21 Mini Stocks would take the green and it would be Matthew Kimball in the 50x that captured the win. The other feature winners would be Joel Monahan (Sportsman Modifieds), Tyler Leary (Super Stocks), Richard Vincent (Thunder Stocks), Matt Gauffin (after a post-race inspection in the Lightning Stocks), and Sammy Silva (Young Guns).
Rollins scores second Sportsman Modified Victory
Winchester, NH: This past Saturday, Monadnock Speedway hosted seven divisions of racing action. Geoff Rollins scored his second win in the Sportsman Modified as did Richard Vincent in the Thunder Stocks. Tyler Leary celebrated his fourth Super Stock win while Mini Stock Kevin McKnight cruised in victory lane for the first this season. Nate Wenzel took his third checkered flag in the Young Guns. The Granite State Legends and Bandoleros visited the high banks with Shaun Buffington (Legends) and Giovanni Ruggerio (Bandoleros) in victory lane.
Rivet Scores First Career Sportsman Modified Victory
Winchester, NH: Monadock Speedway hosted a full venue of racing this past Saturday with five of the weekly divisions along with visiting tours of the STAR Antique Racers and Por 4 Modifieds. The fans cheered on first time winners of Chris Sontag (Young Guns) and Kim Rivet (Sportsman Modifieds). New faces in victory lane for the 2018 season included Dennis Stange (Super Stocks) and Julia Raymond (Mini Stocks). There was only one repeat winner on Saturday Night, Matt Gauffin in the Lightning Stocks. For the Pro 4 Modifieds, it was Rob Richardi celebrating a win along with Pro 4 Lite Winner P.J. Peter. STAR Antique winners included Rocky Cusanelli in the Sportsman division and Danny Ferland in the Modified division.
Byrne Captures Sportsman Modified Checkers at Monadnock Speedway
Winchester, NH: This past Saturday, Monadnock Speedway was back in action after a two week break due to rain. All six divisions were present delivering plenty of action to the fans who attended to kick off their Memorial Weekend along with Spectator Races. The evening started off by honoring the American Flag with a special guest of Kevin Bezio representing Squadron 172 out of Orange, Ma saluting the flag during the National Anthem.
ISMA Season Opener at Monadnock Speedway
Winchester, NH: This past Saturday, Monadnock Speedway’s race event was cancelled due to rain. This Saturday (May 19) the ISMA Supermodifieds will kick off their 2018 season in the Genden Auto Parts ISMA 75 presented by T-Bird Mini Mart. It will be the first time in roughly 40 years that the Supermodifieds have raced on the quarter mile high banked oval of Monadnock Speedway. Legendary driver, Bentley Warren, will be the Grand Marshall of the event.
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