8:06
(Speed51.com Photo)
8:05
8:05
That will wrap up today’s coverage from Chemung Speedrome (NY). Congratulations to all of the season champions and to Jimmy Zacharias and family on the Shirley Zacharias Memorial 71 victory.
8:03
We do not have a complete rundown, but here is the top finishing order as far as we know:

1 8 71 Jimmy Zacharias
2 6 94 Zack Curren
3 3 71s TJ Zacharias
4 1 7 Gene Sharpsteen
6 5 20 Jody Buckley
7 15 73 Paul Hartwig
8 4 00 Connor Sellars
9 14 19 CJ Lacativa
10 7 9 Brandon Oltra
7:45
Jimmy\’s son Liam gives a thumbs up in his race car (Speed51.com photo).
7:42
Jimmy Zacharias scores an emotional victory (Speed51.com photo).
7:41
Comment From Lenny

Congrats to Jimmy Zacharias on the win,Thanks for the coverage Speed 51

7:38
CHECKERED FLAG: Jimmy Zacharias wins the Shirley Zacharias Memorial 71. Zack Curren, TJ Zacharias, Gene Sharpsteen, and Andy Janowiak round out the top five.
7:37
WHITE FLAG: It’s all Jimmy Zacharias up front. Gene Sharpsteen looks for fourth again.
7:37
Lap 68: Sharpsteen dove it low for fourth and nearly made contact with Jankowiak. No position change.
7:37
Lap 66: Five to go. TJ Zacharias getting caught by Jankowiak and Sharpsteen.
7:36
Lap 63: Eight to go. Jimmy Zacharias continues with a healthy lead and looks well on his way to victory if the race remains green.
7:35
Lap 60: The lead for Jimmy Zacharias remains about the same, but Curren has stretched second slightly over TJ Zacharias.
7:34
Lap 57: Jody Buckley has moved into the sixth spot. Sellars continues to run in eighth and as they run Sellars would keep the second points position.
7:34
Lap 54: Jimmy Zacharias with over a three second lead on Curren. TJ Zacharias about a car length and a half back in third with Jankowiak and Sharpsteen not too far behind rounding out the top five.
7:33
Lap 51: TJ Zacharias peeks below Curren for a moment and files back into position.
7:32
Lap 50: 2/3 of the way complete. TJ Zacharias has pulled a couple car lengths ahead of Jankowiak and looks to catch Curren for second.
7:31
Lap 47: Jimmy Zacharias extends the lead a few more car length. Jimmy has already clinched the track championship.
7:31
Lap 45: TJ Zacharias being approached by Jankowiak for third place.
7:30
Lap 42: Jimmy Zacharias has opened up a few car lengths on Curren.
7:30
Lap 40: Sharpsteen dives low in turn three, but Jankowiak keeps the fourth spot.
7:29
Lap 39: Curren works to the outside of TJ Zacharias for second. They touch slightly and there’s a position change.
7:29
GREEN FLAG: Jimmy Zacharias chooses the outside lane and pulls ahead on the restart with help from Zack Curren.
7:29
Field doubling up for the restart.
7:27
YELLOW FLAG: Cory Mosher spins in turn four.
7:27
Lap 37: Andy Jankowiak looks low for second in lapped traffic.
7:27
Lap 36: Halfway. Jimmy Zacharias, TJ Zacharias, Andy Jankowiak, Zack Curren, Gene Sharpsteen, Paul Hartwig, Connor Sellars, CJ Lacativa, Jody Buckley, and Brandon Oltra the top ten.
7:26
Lap 33: TJ staying right with Jimmy Zacharias. A car length back is Jankowiak in third.
7:25
Lap 30: Sellars has moved up to seventh after all the repairs that took place. His second place points contender Buckley is up to ninth.
7:24
Lap 28: Front three have checked out slightly over Curren and Sharpsteen in fourth and fifth.
7:24
Lap 26: Jimmy Zacharias to the lead. Jankowiak moves into third.
7:24
Lap 25: Larry Jaynes slows with smoke trailing. Jimmy and TJ remain side by side for the lead.
7:23
GREEN FLAG: Once again a drag race to the turn and back around Jimmy edges TJ for the lead.
7:21
YELLOW FLAG: Jim Bojonny spins in turn three.
7:21
Lap 23: Jankowiak continues on the move. Up to fourth and on Curren’s tail for third.
7:21
Lap 22: TJ Zacharias clears Jimmy.
7:20
Lap 21: Curren and Sharpsteen still side by side for third.
7:20
GREEN FLAG: The 71s lead the field once again. TJ inches ahead, but Jimmy stays with him on the outside.
7:19
One to go signal given.
7:16
YELLOW FLAG: Dylan Zacharias goes around in turn two. Buckley is also around.
7:16
Lap 20: Sharpsteen and Curren continue to fight side by side for the third with Curren finally clearing for third.
7:16
Lap 18: Jankowiak has moved back up to the sixth spot already.
7:15
Lap 16: Good battle for third between Sharpsteen and Curran.
7:15
Lap 15: Up front TJ leads with brother Jimmy chasing him.
7:15
Lap 13: Brokaw came back on the track and ran a lap, but has since returned to the pits.
7:14
GREEN FLAG: Some confusion as Oltra does not pull off pit road, but everyone gets by and TJ and Jimmy Zacharias battle side by side for the lead.
7:13
Restart order: TJ Zacharias, Jimmy Zacharias, Gene Sharpsteen, Zack Curren, Paul Hartwig.
7:12
Oltra is currently limping on the frontstretch with a flat left front tire. Jankowiak’s car has made it back to pit road.
7:12
GREEN FLAG: Buckley checks up out of turn two and Jimmy Zacharias moves into the second spot. Buckley then goes around and Jankowiak ends up in the turn four foam.
7:10
Cam Ayres’ machine is being towed back to the pits. Meanwhile, Connor Sellars’ crew works feverishly to get their car back out for the restart. Sellars is second in points only 17 markers over Buckley.
7:09
Jim Bojonny has come down pit road for repairs as well.
7:08
For those wondering about Brokaw, his car did not fire at the start. Car sits on jackstands in the pit area. Chris Clemens has also pulled his car in.
7:06
YELLOW FLAG: Connor Sellars goes around off turn two and Cam Ayres noses the front of his car into the wall.
7:06
GREEN FLAG: Buckley looks to stay with TJ Zacharias and files into line behind him.
7:05
One lap until green.
7:05
YELLOW FLAG: Dylan Zacharias spins, does a 360, but the caution comes out.
7:05
Lap 10: TJ Zacharias leads by a couple car lengths over Buckley.
7:04
Lap 8: Now Jimmy Zacharias working to the outside of Sharpsteen and takes third place.
7:04
Lap 7: Buckley around the outside of Sharpsteen for second.
7:03
Lap 5: Brandon Oltra had move from seventh to fourth, but gets passed by Jimmy Zacharias for the position.
7:03
Lap 4: New leader. TJ Zacharias inches ahead.
7:02
Lap 3: Sharpsteen and TJ Zacharias remain side by side for the lead. Buckley runs in third.
7:02
GREEN FLAG: TJ Zacharias gets a great start from the third starting position. Sharpsteen fights back and leads lap one.
7:00
Shirley Zacharias Memorial 71 Lineup
1 7 Gene Sharpsteen
2 B17 Randy Brokaw
3 71s TJ Zacharias
4 00 Connor Sellars
5 20 Jody Buckley
6 94 Zack Curren
7 9 Brandon Oltra
8 71 Jimmy Zacharias
9 6jr Jim Bojonny
10 17 Cory Mosher
11 01 Larry Jaynes
12 57x Andy Jankowiak
13 95 Dylan Zacharias
14 19 CJ Lacativa
15 73 Paul Hartwig
16 17jr Cameron Vargo
17 C1 Cam Ayres
18 1x Chris Clemens
6:58
The command has been given to fire engines. 71 green flag laps of Sunoco Sportsman-type Modified racing coming up.
6:57
Outside front row starter Randy Brokaw mentioned during driver intros that the medical situation in the stands earlier involved his aunt who traveled here from the state of Delaware. We send our thoughts and wishes to their family in hopes that everything turns out okay.
6:56
6:54
TJ Zacharias hopes to get a W tonight (Speed51.com photo).
6:52
The most recent feature winner Zack Curren rolls off sixth and won a heat race earlier (Speed51.com photo).
6:50
Jimmy Zacharias shares some memories of his grandmother (Speed51.com photo).
6:46
Drivers are being introduced for the Shirley Zacharias Memorial 71 for the Sunoco Modifieds.
6:42
Tim Gullo crossed the scales and is officially the 2014 Super Stock champion (Speed51.com photo).
6:34
Super Stock feature winner Mike Nichols (Speed51.com photo).
6:31
6:31
Tim Gullo is unofficially the champion, pending tech.
6:31
CHECKERED FLAG: Mike Nichols wins over Tim Gullo, Lee Sharpsteen, Terry Potrzebowski, and Nick Robinson.
6:30
WHITE FLAG: Nichols continues to set the pace. Gullo holding off Sharpsteen.
6:30
Lap 22: Sharpsteen needs to pass Gullo to have a shot at the title. Remains in third.
6:29
Lap 20: Five to go. Nichols has pulled away. Sharpsteen trying to stay with Gullo.
6:29
Lap 18: Nichols extends his lead on Gullo. Sharpsteen closes on Gullo, but is not able to challenge for the position at the moment.
6:28
Lap 15: Lee Sharpsteen is back in the championship picture as he runs third behind Gullo.
6:27
GREEN FLAG: Nichols and Gullo even through one, but Nichols pulls ahead out of two.
6:26
Charlie Sharpsteen pitted during that lengthy caution.
6:22
Running order: Mike Nichols, Tim Gullo, Nick Robinson, Charlie Sharpsteen, Lee Sharpsteen.
6:21
6:20
Bob Ripley has returned to the track in his Geoff Bodine replica painted car (Speed51.com photo).
6:14
YELLOW FLAG: Joe Snell gets crossed up and collects the Talada car on the frontstretch.
6:14
GREEN FLAG: Nichols gets the jump while Gullo gets a better start on Snell for second.
6:08
YELLOW FLAG: Bob Ripley makesan impact with the turn two foam.
6:08
GREEN FLAG: Nichols gets sole possession of the lead while Gullo dips low to attempt to take second from Snell, but is unable to pull of the pass as they come to the crossed flags.
6:04
Potrzebowski heads to the pits. This will give Nick Robinson a spot back in the top five.
6:04
Mike Nichols will lead Joe Snell, Nick Gullo, Terry Potrzebowski, and Rich Talada when we go back to green.
6:02
Jeff Goodwin will be restarting at the rear due to his involvement in Sharpsteen going around.
6:01
YELLOW FLAG: Championship contender Lee Sharpsteen backs it into the turn two foam and gets back going.
6:00
Lap 10: Rich Talada has climbed from 11th up to fifth and nearly dirt tracks it to the inside of Potrzebowski for fourth.
5:59
Lap 9: Nichols peeking inside Snell for the lead. Gullo has gathered his car back up and closes on the front two.
5:59
Lap 6: Mike Nichols adds himself to the lead battle going inside of Gullo for second.
5:58
GREEN FLAG: Snell and Gullo are even. Snell drifts high out of turn two but keeps the lead.
5:57
5:54
YELLOW FLAG: Dan Mathews looses his right front tire and comes to rest near the turn four foam.
5:53
GREEN FLAG: Snell gets the advantage while Gullo moves into second spot.
5:51
When the race returns to green it will be Joe Snell leading Buckey, Gullo, Potrzebowski, and Nichols.
5:50
YELLOW FLAG: Robinson goes around in turn two. Everyone appears to avoid him.
5:49
Lap 2: Joe Snell dives low and makes it three wide for the lead.
5:49
GREEN FLAG: Robinson gets the edge on Buckley out of turn two, but Buckley pulls along side out of four to the line.
5:48
Pole starter Nick Robinson has come down pit road to take a look under the engine compartment. He returns to the race tracks and it appears that he is permitted to take his starting position back.
5:47
5:46
Super Stock Feature Lineup
(25 Laps)
1 15 Nick Robinson
2 20 Jody Buckley
3 11 Joe Snell
4 M72 Terry Potrzebowski
5 71 Tim Gullo
6 72 Mike Nichols
7 05 Jeff Goodwin
8 8 Lee Sharpsteen
9 14 Jake Snell
10 S Charlie Sharpsteen
11 08 Rich Talada
12 23 Dusty Snell
13 99 Bob Ripley
14 9 Dan Mathews
5:45
Super Stock engines have fired (Speed51.com photo).
5:40
Super Stock point leader Tim Gullo talks with track announcer Carol Houssock prior to the feature (Speed51.com photo).
5:37
5:36
In an unclear finish that ended the 4 Cylinder feature, Eric Ellsworth actually was leading Nick Morich for second at the conclusion. It has now been announced that Bobby Hall has been disqualified, handing the win over to Ellsworth.
5:31
Super Stocks will be next but the start is currently delayed due to a medical situation in the stands.
5:23
The 4 cylinder race has concluded with Bobby Hall taking the win over Nick Morich.
5:21
5:20
Another caution has come out with two laps remaining. The 4 Cylinder will be given only one more restart.
5:14
Green is now out of the car and is complaining of some soreness to her foot. Otherwise, she is okay and got out under her own power. Red flag has been lifted.
5:10
Red flag is out so that officials can tend to Monica Green who made impact with the outside wall on the backstretch.
5:08
We have been working a couple more cautions without completing another lap due to a couple altercations. Four laps remain with Bobby Hall and Nick Morich remaining up front.
5:02
4:57
Bobby Hall has taken the lead, but further back Justin Hall got together with another car. He kept going but behind him Jordan Mathews drove into the turn two foam.
4:54
Things got dicey up front, but Morich prevailed for the next few laps until the caution flew for Monica Green’s stopped car in the backstretch grass.
4:50
Yellow flag is out with eight laps remaining as Eric Ellsworth goes for a spin on the backstretch.
4:48
Nick Morich leads Bobby Hall by a couple car lengths closing in on the halfway point.
4:47
Super Stock point leader Tim Gullo is ready to go for the feature which follows the 4 cylinder 20 lapper (Speed51.com photo).
4:46
Lee Sharpsteen has some work to do to make up 14 points in the Super Stock championship race (Speed51.com photo).
4:44
We are under caution for the first time on lap three in the 4 Cylinder feature for the spinning car of Jennifer Dennie. Track champion Nick Morich has led from the get go.
4:43
4:42
4 Cylinder Feature Lineup
(20 Laps)
1 5 Monica Green
2 9 Nick Morich
3 93 Bobby Hall
4 27 Justin Hall
5 44B Kenny Benjamin
6 14x Eric Ellsworth
7 30 Jared Sullivan
8 22 Jennifer Dennie
9 19 Jordan Mathews
10 54 Greg Moldt
11 34 Cody Jackson
12 16 Sam Warren
4:41
During the post-race track interview, Alexandria Smith mentioned getting involved in the on track incident with someone with “more money than brains” more than likely referring to the contact from Matt Kurzejewski
4:38
It appears that Alexandria Smith is the first female champion at Chemung and perhaps the first to have her car come in on a hook for pictures (Speed51.com photo).
4:34
New Jersey’s Mike Alcaro was able to use the outside line to take the lead back again and go on for the win over Brandon DeBrakeleer, Matt Maring, Joe Graf, and Chuck Lohmeyer.
4:32
Alcaro was able to get the lead on the restart, but DeBrakeleer came back to take it again with five laps to go. Matt Maring runs in third.
4:29
Halfway through the Legends feature DeBrakeleer was able to jump out to a comfortable lead, but a yellow with 12 laps complete closes the gap between he and new second place Mike Alcaro.
4:25
4:24
Track champion Smith is okay. Last week’s feature winner Kurzejewski has been parked for the remainder of the race. With six of 20 laps complete, this gives Brandon DeBrakeleer the lead.
4:23
Contact between Alexandria Smith and Matt Kurzejewski resulting in Smith hitting the tire protecting the pit entry wall.
4:18
Andy Jankowiak works on the right rear of his Modified. Jankowiak won the George Decker Memorial 100 at Holland Speedway (NY) last night (Speed51.com photo).
4:16
Caution is out for Mike Bollen making impact with the turn two foam.
4:15
Five laps in the books with points champion Alexandria Smith fighting off Matt Kurzejewski for the lead.
4:12
Pit area outside the track was busy earlier for the Legends and Bandoleros (Speed51.com photo).
4:10
Legends Feature Lineup (20 Laps)
1 76 John Bacon
2 20 Gary Ham
3 55 Mike Bollen
4 99 Alexandria Smith
5 5 Chuck Lohmeyer
6 64 Andrew Bickford
7 21 Matt Kurzejewski
8 1B Brandon DeBrakeleer
9 12 Joe Graf
10 68 Matt Maring
11 8 Mike Alcaro
12 47 Vern Lafave
13 71 Tyler McArdle
14 8X Jason Duke
15 43 Wayne Walker
16 1 Daren Scherer
17 3 Beth Scherer
18 9 Alex Bowen
19 00 Jimmer Ulrich
20 15 Charlie Lohmeyer
21 1L Lee DeBrakeleer
4:09
4:05
Rudy Roth edges David French for the Bandolero feature win. French wins the season championship.
4:00
Halfway through the Bandolero feature, David French has found his way to the front while Rudy Roth is up to second. Nick Morich rounds out the top three.
3:58
Bandolero Feature Lineup
(10 Laps)
1 47 Teddy Bowen
2 53x Nick Morich
3 5 Lars McElravy
4 53 David French
5 1 Rudy Roth
6 15 Damon Frutchey
7 8 Mike Roth
8 77 Tim Bowen
3:58
3:52
Heat winner Jimmy Zacharias\’ car heads across the scales (Speed51.com photo).
3:49
One of the Evergreen Raceway Park \”orphans\” has made an appearance at Chemung today driven by Jim Bojonny today (Speed51.com photo).
3:44
Fans enjoying a wonderful afternoon for racing (Speed51.com photo).
3:41
3:38
Feature Order Following Intermission:
Bandoleros (10 Laps)
Legends (20 Laps)
4 Cylinders (20 Laps)
Super Stocks (25 Laps)
Sunoco Modified Shirley Zacharias Memorial 71
3:37
We are currently at intermission for a short time. A Bandolero and a Legends car are on the track as a request to shake their cars down for a couple laps.
3:34
CHECKERED FLAG: Zack Curren wins over Connor Sellars, Jody Buckley, Andy Jankowiak, Paul Hartwig, and Cam Ayres.
3:33
WHITE FLAG: Buckley putting pressure on second place Sellars. The exact positions they currently hold in the point standings.
3:32
Lap 7: Buckley has been able to get around Jankowiak for third.
3:32
GREEN FLAG: Curren gets the advantage on Sellars for the lead coming out of turn two.
3:31
YELLOW FLAG: As the field completes halfway Ayres spins in turn two and then Hartwig spins coming out of the corner.
3:31
Lap 3: last week’s feature winner Curren is closing in on Sellars. Jankowiak has moved into third.
3:30
GREEN FLAG: Field remains side by side with Connor Sellars taking the lead from Cam Ayres. Both Sellars and Ayres are 15 years old.
3:29
RoC Modified regular Jankowiak was a late arrival and brings the car count to 18.
3:29
Sunoco Modified Heat Race 3
(10 Laps)
1 C1 Cam Ayres
2 00 Connor Sellars
3 20 Jody Buckley
4 94 Zack Curren
5 73 Paul Hartwig
6 57x Andy Jankowiak
3:28
3:28
CHECKERED FLAG: Jimmy Zacharias wins heat two over TJ Zacharias, Gene Sharpsteen, Larry Jaynes, CJ Lacativa, and Cameron Vargo.
3:27
Lap 8: Sharpsteen takes third from Jaynes.
3:27
GREEN FLAG: Jimmy Zacharias gets the advantage once again as TJ moves into second.
3:26
Jaynes will line up second on this restart.
3:26
YELLOW FLAG: Lacativa spins by himself coming out of turn two.
3:26
Lap 7: TJ Zacharias having a hard time finding his way back through the field as Vargo and Jaynes race side by side for third.
3:25
GREEN FLAG: Jimmy Zacharias gets a good start against CJ Lacativa who now runs second.
3:22
Sharpsteen will be sent to the rear for the contact.
3:21
YELLOW FLAG: Sharpsteen and TJ Zacharias come together racing for second. TJ goes around entering turn two.
3:21
Lap 6: Jimmy now moves under Sharpsteen and takes the lead.
3:20
Lap 5: Sharpsteen clears TJ Zacharias as Jimmy Zacharias goes under TJ for second.
3:20
GREEN FLAG: Front three pull ahead. Sharpsteen trying to hold off TJ Zacharias.
3:19
YELLOW FLAG: Larry Jaynes spins around coming out of turn two.
3:18
Lap 2: Sharpsteen leads by less than a car length. Jimmy Zacharias has climbed to third.
3:18
GREEN FLAG: Gene Sharpsteen gets the edge, but doesn’t quite have TJ Zacharias cleared.
3:17
Sunoco Modified Heat Race 2
(10 Laps)
1 7 Gene Sharpsteen
2 71s TJ Zacharias
3 01 Larry Jaynes
4 19 CJ Lacativa
5 71 Jimmy Zacharias
6 17jr Cameron Vargo
3:16
3:16
CHECKERED FLAG: Brokaw wins heat one over Oltra, Bojonny, Mosher, and Dylan Zacharias.
3:15
WHITE FLAG: Brokaw maintains his lead by a few car lengths.
3:15
Lap 7: Brokaw gets loose allowing Oltra to move in a car length, but Brokaw pulls back ahead.
3:14
Lap 5: Chris Clemens being directed pit side for leaking fluid. Brokaw maintains his lead on Pennsylvania drivers Oltra and Bojonny.
3:14
Lap 3: Oltra has moved into second followed by Bojonny.
3:13
GREEN FLAG: Brokaw stays ahead while Mosher slips back to fourth.
3:13
One lap was officially completed. This is the first of three heat races.
3:12
YELLOW FLAG: Chris Clemens and Dylan Zacharias are around in turns one and two. Zacharias may have nudged the turn two foam.
3:11
GREEN FLAG: Randy Brokaw jumps into the early lead over Mosher and Oltra.
3:10
Sunoco Modified Heat Race 1
(10 Laps)
1 1x Chris Clemens
2 B17 Randy Brokaw
3 17 Cory Mosher
4 95 Dylan Zacharias
5 9 Brandon Oltra
6 6jr Jim Bojonny
3:09
3:09
CHECKERED FLAG: Gullo gains three more points to his lead with the heat race win over Nichols, Goodwin, Lee Sharpsteen, and Charlie Sharpsteen.
3:08
WHITE FLAG: Charlie Sharpsteen gets out of shape and falls to fifth place.
3:08
Lap 5: Three wide at the line for second once again between Goodwin, Charlie Sharpsteen, and Nichols.
3:07
GREEN FLAG: This try works out for the better and Gullo comes around to lead halfway as Goodwin and Charlie Sharpsteen battle for second.
3:05
GREEN FLAG: Another issue as Dusty Snell gets pushed out of second in turn one and comes to a stop.
3:03
Lee Sharpsteen undergoing a tire change in the pit area.
3:03
On the ensuing restart, Goodwin and Lee Sharpsteen got together coming out of turn two with Sharpsteen going around.
3:01
YELLOW FLAG: Mathews and Lee Sharpsteen go around in turn one.
3:01
Lap 3: Gullo to the front. Charlie Sharpsteen goes outside of Dusty Snell for second.
3:00
GREEN FLAG: Dusty Snell gets the advantage as Mathews, Gullo, and Charlie Sharpsteen go three wide for second.
3:00
Both title contenders, Tim Gullo and Lee Sharpsteen are in this heat race.
2:59
Super Stock Heat Race 2 Lineup (8 Laps)
1 23 Dusty Snell
2 9 Dan Mathews
3 S Charlie Sharpsteen
4 71 Tim Gullo
5 72 Mike Nichols
6 05 Jeff Goodwin
7 8 Lee Sharpsteen
2:59
2:58
CHECKERED FLAG: Robinson wins. Snell gets very loose but holds off Potrzebowski for second.
2:57
Lap 6: Front three have broken away. Further back Talada nearly loses it in turn two and falls to last place.
2:57
Lap 4: Halfway. Potrzebowski is now third and closes on the front two.
2:56
Lap 2: Joe Snell has pulled into second and closes in on Robinson.
2:56
GREEN FLAG: Robinson clears Buckley off two with the remainder of the field bunched together battling for position.
2:55
Super Stock Heat Race 1 Lineup (8 Laps)
1 15 Nick Robinson
2 20 Jody Buckley
3 11 Joe Snell
4 M72 Terry Potrzebowski
5 99 Bob Ripley
6 14 Jake Snell
7 08 Rich Talada
2:54
2014 division champion Nick Morich had his hands full in the heat race as Justin Hall was able to take the win over Morich and Ellsworth.
2:51
4 Cylinder Heat Race 2 Lineup (8 Laps)
1 9 Nick Morich
2 27 Justin Hall
3 22 Jennifer Dennie
4 54 Greg Moldt
5 14x Eric Ellsworth
2:50
Cody Jackson wins heat race 1.
2:46
4 Cylinder Heat Race 1 Lineup (8 Laps)
1 5 Monica Green
2 93 Bobby Hall
3 34 Cody Jackson
4 30 Jared Sullivan
5 19 Jordan Mathews
6 44B Kenny Benjamin
2:46
2:45
Alexandria Smith held the lead for most of the heat, but Mike Alacaro and Brandon DeBrakeleer were able to work by to finish one-two.
2:39
Legends Heat Race 3 Lineup (8 Laps)
1 20 Gary Ham
2 43 Wayne Walker
3 99 Alexandria Smith
4 1L Lee DeBrakeleer
5 1B Brandon DeBrakeleer
6 8 Mike Alcaro
7 9 Alex Bowen
2:38
Matt Maring worked his way to the lead and pulled away for the heat race 2 win.
2:32
Legends Heat Race 2 Lineup (8 Laps)
1 76 John Bacon
2 15 Charlie Lohmeyer
3 64 Andrew Bickford
4 8X Jason Duke
5 68 Matt Maring
6 47 Vern Lafave
7 3 Beth Scherer
2:32
2:30
Matt Kurzejewski took the lead early and pulled away for the victory.
2:28
Legends Heat Race 1 Lineup (8 Laps)
1 00 Jimmer Ulrich
2 5 Chuck Lohmeyer
3 55 Mike Bollen
4 21 Matt Kurzejewski
5 12 Joe Graf
6 1 Daren Scherer
7 71 Tyler McArdle
2:28
It was a closely matched heat with the race coming down between the 53 cars.
2:17
Bandolero Heat Race Lineup (5 Laps)
1 77 Tim Bowen
2 15 Damon Frutchey
3 8 Mike Roth
4 47 Teddy Bowen
5 53x Bryan Chirico
6 5 Lars McElravy
7 1 Rudy Roth
8 53 David French
2:17
2:09
Bandolero drivers hop in to their cars for the first heat race of the afternoon (Speed51.com photo).
2:07
Drivers meeting has concluded. Mainly, the competitors were thanked for coming out and supporting the track all season long. The Super Stock division is the only championship that has not been locked up yet.
2:06
2:03
Matt Kurzejewski (right) among the racers gathering for the last drivers meeting of the season (Speed51.com photo).
2:00
Connor Sellars works on his Modified (Speed51.com photo).
1:57
Work taking place on the Jim Bojonny and Paul Hartwig machines (Speed51.com photo).
1:55
Practice has concluded. Drivers meeting will take place in about five minutes.
1:50
Modifieds of Zack Curren and Gene Sharpsteen on track for practice (Speed51.com photo).
1:45
Comment From Lenny

Thanks for the coverage Speed 51

1:44
Today\’s feature winners trophies up for grabs (Speed51.com photo).
1:42
1:41
TJ Zacharias is driving the Modified he won the track championship with last weekend at Shangri-La II Motor Speedway. It is the first time this particular car has competed at Chemung this season. Cory Mosher will be driving the car TJ normally pilots here.
1:40
Sunoco Modifieds on the grounds:

00 Connor Sellars
01 Larry Jaynes
C1 Cam Ayres
1X Chris Clemens
6 Jim Bojonny
7 Gene Sharpsteen
9 Brandon Oltra
17 Cory Mosher
B17 Randy Brokaw
17jr Cameron Vargo
19 CJ Lacativa
20 Jody Buckley
71 Jimmy Zacharias
71S TJ Zacharias
73 Paul Hartwig
94 Zack Curren
95 Dylan Zacharias
1:37
One more round of practice for each of the divisions is currently taking place.
1:34
Comment From clarkie

Also speed 51 thank you for covering this race and many others great way to keep up on some of the races and racing all over the country I applaud you for your short track racing coverage efforts

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These are rather quick hot lap sessions so no lap times are available.
1:28
Comment From clarkie

Go Lee sharpsteen and the Mike Mcdonald owned number 8 street stock

1:28
The cars of Jody Buckley, Brandon Oltra, and Jim Bojonny have joined in.
1:26
First group of Sunoco Modifieds are out on the track. They include Jimmy Zacharias, TJ Zacharias, Zach Curren, and Cam Ayres.
1:25
The Super Stock title is the one that could come down to the wire. Lee Sharpsteen trails Tim Gullo by 11 points after foregoing the local feature last Friday night and participating in the RoC Modified race at Oswego instead.
1:21
Eight 4 Cylinders cars just wrapped up their first practice session. Now approximately a dozen Super Stocks have taken to the track.
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1:11
A healthy field of 20 Legends cars are on hand including track point leader Alexandria Smith, regional favorites Mike Alcaro and Brandon DeBrakeleer as well as past ARCA and UARA competitor Matt Kurzejewski.
1:06
We are currently working on gathering a list of Modifieds and drivers that are in attendance and hope to have that available shortly.
1:06
Comment From KR

Do you have an entry list for the modifieds? Thanks.

1:05
Seven Bandoleros are currently on the track for practice.
1:03
Shirley Zacharias Memorial Night Schedule of Events
1:00PM Practice (Order:   Bandoleros, Legends, 4 Cylinders, Super Stock, Modifieds)
2:00PM Drivers Meeting
2:15PM Heat Races (Laps)
Bandoleros (5), Legends (8), 4 Cylinders (8), Super Stock (8), Modifieds (10)
Features
Bandoleros (10), Legends (20), 4 Cylinders (20), Super Stocks (25)
Sunoco Modified Shirley Zacharias Memorial 71
1:01
An hour of practice is about to begin. A full schedule of events for the afternoon will be shared in just a moment.
1:00
12:58
Although Jimmy Zacharias has locked up the Modified championship for the season, the titles will be decided for the Super Stock, 4 Cylinder, Legends, and Bandolero divisions today.
12:51
The cars being driven today by Jimmy, TJ, and Dylan Zacharias (Speed51.com photo).
12:49
Today’s main feature, a 71 lap race for the Sunoco Sportsman-type Modifieds, serves as a tribute to Shirley Zacharias who passed away in 2013. The Zacharias family has been instrumental in New York short track racing for decades, and her grandsons Jimmy, TJ, and Dylan will be in the field today.
12:44
It is a beautiful and comfortable afternoon with sunny skies and temperatures not expected to reach higher than 75 degrees.
12:40
12:40
Welcome from Chemung Speedrome (NY) to Trackside Now coverage of the Shirley Zacharias Memorial 71 for the Sunoco Modifieds.
12:39
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Trackside Now – Shirley Zacharias Memorial 71 – Chemung Speedrome (NY) – 9/7/14