AT STAFFORD WITH VMRS WIN
driver Woody Pitkat laid the foundation for a
possible season sweep Friday night, when he captured
the 80-lap Valenti Modified Racing Series event at
Stafford Motor Speedway, Stafford, Connecticut.
The win was Pitkat’s second career VMRS victory.
both at Stafford, setting the stage for a possible
‘hat trick’ when the series returns to the famed
half-mile oval Friday, September 4.
Pitkat, driving the KBR Motorsports / Patterson
Farms # 42, started fifth in a 26-car field, took
the lead on lap-43 from Steven Masse, of Bellingham,
MA, regained the top position following a caution
flag restart on lap 62, and was never headed.
Todd Szegedy, of Ridgefield, Ct, finished runner-up,
with Chris Pasteryak, of Jewett City, CT finishing
third. Masse settled for fourth, with Richard
Savary, of Canton MA rounding out the top five.
Sixth through tenth were, Carl Medeiros Jr, who
turned in a solid run as did Mike Willis Jr, last
years top rookie, Todd Patnode, Dennis Perry, and
Dan Meservey Jr. rounded out the top 10.
Next stop for the series will be the annual
‘Firecracker 100’ Fourth of July celebration at
Winchester, NH. Saturday, July 4.
Unofficial Order of Finish: (1) Woody Pitkat
(2) Todd Szegedy (3) Chris Pasteryak (4) Steve Masse
(5) Richard Savary
(6.) Carl Medeiros, Jr. (7) Mike Willis, Jr. (8)Todd
Patnode (9) Dennis Perry (10) Dan Meservey, Jr. (11)
(12) Matt Mead (13) Jeff Rocco (14) Mike Keeler (15)
Brandon Dion (16) George Sherman (17) Colbey
(18) Keith Rocco (19) Rowan Pennink (20) Bobby Drown
(21) David Schneider (22) Dylan Kopec (23) Kirk
(24) Ryan Preece (25) Donnie Lashua (26) Roy Seidell,
John Spence / Valenti Modified Racing Series
June 27, 2015