INDOOR: Cicconi Recovering Following Hard Battle of Trenton Crash

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TRENTON, N.J. — official release — Jacob Seelman photo — Veteran open cockpit driver Lou Cicconi, Jr., of Lester, Pa., is resting comfortably following a crash Saturday in the Len Sammons Motorsports Productions Three-Quarter Midget ‘Battle Of Trenton’ feature event. Cicconi sustained a non-displaced fracture of the first lumbar vertebra (L1) after hitting the Jersey barrier retaining wall head on, …

POWRi: Christmas Comes Early; Saldana Claims Battle at the Center, Earns First Midget Win

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DUQUOIN, Ill. — Report by Race Chaser Online Managing Editor Jacob Seelman — POWRi photo — Even though Christmas isn’t until Thursday, Joey Saldana was handed an early present Saturday night at the DuQuoin Southern Illinois Center. Saldana took the lead with five laps remaining following a crash in lap traffic that collected then-race leader Bryan Clauson and second-place running …

INDOOR: Jankowiak Storms New Jersey; Wins Battle of Trenton Finale

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TRENTON, N.J. — official release — Andy Jankowiak Racing photo — Andy Jankowiak started up front and finished there at the end of the 40-lap Battle Of Trenton TQ Midget feature Saturday night in Sun National Bank Center. Jankowiak, a Buffalo, N.Y. native, was challenged by a number of racers who made it as far as second place only to …

AUDIO/RECAP: Rudolph and Christopher Score Friday TQ Wins at Trenton; Daley Takes Champ Kart Trophy

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TRENTON, N.J. — Audio and recap by Race Chaser Online New England Corespondent Kyle Souza — Melissa Lynn Pearl photo — Fans arrived at the Sun National Bank Center on Friday night in Trenton, New Jersey expecting to see some thrilling indoor racing, and that’s exactly what they got — courtesy of Erick Rudolph and Ted Christopher — who claimed the …

RUMBLE: Defending Champions Gamester, Peck Headline Rumble in Fort Wayne Entry List

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. – official series release — Gary Gasper photo — Veteran Russ Gamester and rising star Justin Peck, who both drove into the record books a year ago, head the preliminary entry list announced Friday for the 17th annual Rumble in Fort Wayne. The defending winners are among nearly 40 national midget drivers entered for the expanded, three-day indoor …

RUMBLE: Fort Wayne Rumble to Honor, Remember Late Quarter Midget Official

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FORT WAYNE, Ind. – official series release — Larry Kellogg photo — A familiar face will be absent when the 17th annual “Rumble in Fort Wayne” unfoldsDec. 26-28 at the Memorial Coliseum Expo Center. David Lesiecki, 47, a longtime race official and coordinator of the quarter midget division, died unexpectedly in March at his Lorain, Ohio, home. He will be remembered with the …

INDOOR: Drivers Gearing up for Battle of Trenton This Weekend

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TRENTON, N.J. — Story by Race Chaser Online New England Correspondent Kyle Souza — New Jersey Online photo — Back in February, Indoor Racing roared into the Sun National Bank Center and New Jersey for the first time in over 30 years. The event was a huge success with a solid fan base and more than fifty drivers taking lefts …