CRYSTAL CLAIMS FEATURE, BRUNEAU TAKES CHAMPIONSHIP IN STREET STOCKS

    The odds were a little long that second-place sitter Crystal Serydynski could overcome Scott Bruneau’s lead in divisional points, but there was a chance.  And Crystal did what she had to . . . all that she could, in fact:  She sormed out and won the season’s final regular season feature, nailing down a difficult win over tenacious Ed Gannon III.  But Bruneau also did what he had to:  he finished close enough, in eleventh...

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NEGLEY WINS STREET STOCKS, GREEN TO CHECKERS

Ray Negley leapt off the pole, took the lead, and drove with fresh air in his grille for the entire 25-lap Street Stocks feature.  That included four caution restarts, including a green-white-checkers go at the finale.  The front three was an exclusive place, as rookie Austin Blais and veteran Scott Serydynski took turns battling Negley for the lead and each other for position.  Blais troubled Negley throughout the first twelve laps,...

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LALLIER STORMS TO FOURTH FEATURE WIN ON SEASON

Paul Lallier served notice that he’s still Street Stock champion by battling the returning John Hananfin to the stripe for yet another feature win. His total of four is best in the division. “I told you I would be here tonight,” exulted the pumped up driver in post-race interview with announcer Kevin Boucher. Lallier had worked his way rapidly from seventh to second behind leader Ray Negley by lap five, to be supplanted in...

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Gannon wraps up streeter win

Ed Gannon III had to disappoint his own nephew to win his first Street Stock feature of the season, as he started behind polesitter and nephew, Street Stock rookie Austin Blais, just up from SYRA and making a name for himself. Blais jumped to the lead at the outset as Gannon got by Craig Pianka and into second. Gerard Berthelette vaulted to third behind him. Scott Serydynski, Pianka and Rey Lovelace followed. But Serydynski spun out...

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BETTENCOURT POWERS TO WIN OVER SERYDYNSKI

    Bob Bettencourt came up from his starting spot on the low side of the fifth row, moving in behind leader Austin Blais.  He had climbed past Crystal Serydynski on lap three, then Paul DeMoura on the next lap.  Steve Potter was the next victiom.  After a lap eight restart that rejuggled the field, Bettencourt was again pst DeMoura and Negley into third behind Pangelinan and Blais. The race’s first caution restart came on...

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Seekonk Speedway announces new Race Director.

With a handful of weeks left in the 2013 racing season, and an eye on 2014, Seekonk Speedway welcomes Frank Sgambato to the role of Race Director. Frank comes to Seekonk after spending several years in the same role at Stafford Speedway, and returns to the speedway where his father spent many years as the chief starter. Frank will take over the role vacated by Mike Chapman, who retired several weeks ago. He will take over Race...

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