Zeb Wise Drives to $15,000 Payday at Ransomville
RANSOMVILLE, NY (July 7, 2023) Zeb Wise from Angola, Indiana won the Tezos All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars event at the Ransomville Speedway Friday night. It was his third win of the season and earned $15,000 for their efforts. In support action, Cody McPherson from St. Catharines, Ontario won the Hy-Tech Concrete DIRTcar Sportsman feature event. Josh Pangrazio from Oakfield, NY won the KiPo Motors Street Stock feature event. UB Neurosurgery, Krown Undercoating, Planter Box Direct, and Bedford Blacktop presented the racing action.
Sye Lynch and Zeb Wise shared the front row for the third ever visit by the All Star Circuit of Champions to the Big R, with Lynch in the lead as JJ Hickle challenged Wise for second place. The red came out as Lynch hit the turn one wall and flipped in turn two. Lynch climbed out of his car under his own power. It would be a complete restart, with Wise and Chris Windom leading the field to the green flag. Wise would have the lead over Windom, with Kerry Madsen, JJ Hickle, and Paulie Colagiovanni racing in the top five. Parker Price-Miller would work his way in to the top five on lap five, just as Kerry Madsen passed Windom for second place. Windom, Hickle, and Price-Miller battled for third place on lap seven, just as the race leader Zeb Wise encountered lap traffic. Madsen, Windom, and Price-Miller would continue to battle at the race’s midway point. Paulie Colagiovanni would close in on Parker Price-Miller for fourth place with less than 15 laps remaining, as Zeb Wise continued to show the way. JJ Hickle and Colagiovanni would battle for fifth place, as Zeb Wise’s lead was up to 10-seconds with two laps to go. Wise would score the win. 11.157 seconds was the margin of victory.
Jessica Kriegisch and Colby Adamczak were on the front row for the Hy-Tech Concrete DIRTcar Sportsman feature event, with Kriegisch showing the way. Cody McPherson would take over the lead on lap two. Kriegisch was holding off Brett Senek over the first third of the event for third place, with Senek moving into third on lap seven. Nelson Mason would take second away following a lap eight restart, with Senek, Harbison, and Kriegisch racing in the top five. The caution would come out on lap 12 as Cam Tuttle, Tyler Moore, Abby Castile, and Greenley George all got together in turn one. Mason was able to real in McPherson following the restart, and the duo would battle for the top spot over the final ten circuits. In the end, it was McPherson holding off Mason to score the feature win.
Josh Pangrazio and Joe Dyrbala brought the KiPo Motors Street Stocks to the green flag, with Pangrazio showing the way over Ken Camidge and Dan Schulz. Schulz would move into second on lap two, using the bottom of the race track to complete the pass. After an early race restart. Pangrazio and Schulz would lead the field back to green, with Pangrazio showing the way. Ken Camidge would apply the pressure to Schulz for second place for several laps, with Camidge moving into the runner-up position on lap nine. Pangrazio would check out on the field and would drive on to score the feature win.
Next Friday night will be the Mackenzie Kulesza Memorial for the Sunflowers of Sanborn Mini Stocks, plus the Krown Undercoating 358 Modifieds, Hy-Tech Concrete DIRTcar Sportsman, KiPo Motors Street Stocks, and the Kevin’s Carpet Cleaning Novice Sportsman. There will also be a kids Poster Contest and during the event, a basket raffle will take place with proceeds going to the Rapids Fire Company. Pit gates will open at 5pm, with grandstands opening at 6pm, and racing will get underway at 7:15pm.
RACE RESULTS – UB Neurosurgery Presents the Tezos All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars
Tezos All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars: ZEB WISE, Kerry Madsen, Chris Windom, Parker Price-Miller, Nate Dussel, Paulie Colagiovanni, Tyler Courtney, Brent Marks, JJ Hickle, Tim Shaffer, Matt Farnham, Davie Franek, Greg Wilson, Jacob Dykstra, Jared Zimbardi, Dallas Schott, Kyle Drum, Nick Fratto, Denny Peebles, Brett Brunkenhoefer, Conner Morrell, Sye Lynch
Qualifying Heats: Sye Lynch, JJ Hickle, Zeb Wise
Dash: Sye Lynch
Fast Time: Kerry Madsen (15.141 seconds)
Hy-Tech Concrete Sportsman: CODY MCPHERSON, Nelson Mason, Jim Harbison, Brett Senek, Kyle Richner, Dave Conant, Justin McKay, Jessica Kriegisch, Derek Wagner, Dave DiPietro, Cameron Tuttle, Colby Adamczak, Robert Henning, Larry Vick, Nathan Peattie, Derek Smith, Greenley George, Abby Castile, Tyler Moore, Brett Martin, Timmy Catalano
Qualifying Heats: Cody McPherson, Jessica Kriegisch, Nelson Mason
KiPo Motors Street Stocks: JOSH PANGRAZIO, Ken Camidge, Dan Schulz, Simon Bissell, Joe Dyrbala, Chris Dziomba, Jonathan Almekinder, Phil Schepis, Ron Richter, Randy Zimmerman, Joey Zimmerman, Trevor Want
Qualifying Heats: Josh Pangrazio, Joe Dyrbala
Did Not Start: Jeff Sonnenberg
Article Credit: Steven Petty
Submitted By: Steven Petty