4th Annual Chad Wilcox Bike/Sled Shootout held at Skyview Drags, along with 2 Day Event!
Chad Wilcox Race
Winner: Don Becker Index 6.31 Reaction Time .596 E.T 6.315 at 103.22 mph
Runner-up: Matt Luke Index 5.73 Reaction Time .553 E.T 5.7140 at 117.80 mph
Semi Finalists: Boyd McGarry
Bike/Sled Sweet 16 Shootout
Winner: Matt Luke Index 5.79 Reaction Time .492 E.T 5.845 at 105.91 mph
Runner-up: Dennis Boston Index 5.52 Reaction Time .547 E.T 5.704 at 109.79 mph
Semi Finalists: Khyle Jennison & Lynn Major
Bike/Sled 6.50 Index
Winner: Mark Quail Index 6.50 Reaction Time .499 E.T 6.448 at 98.91 mph
Runner-up: Brian Moulton Index 6.50 Reaction Time .771 E.T 6.411 at 101.80 mph
Semi Finalists: Ryan Orizino
Skyview presented their regular 660 E.T Race Series for Junior Dragster, Super Pro, Pro, Bike/Sled, Street Money, Street Trophy and Mod Trophy with over 200 cars on the property ready for competition. The Junior Dragster Class named Paige Montgomery of Alden NY the class winner in Saturday's competition over Hayden Houghtalen of Waverly NY.
Winner: Paige Montgomery Index 8.11 Reaction Time .572 E.T 8.131 at 78.51 mph
Runner-up: Hayden Houghtalen Index 7.93 Reaction Time .693 E.T 7.965 at 79.21 mph
Semi Finalists: Lewis Ink & Hunter Denmark
In Super Pro eliminator, it was an all door car final with Tom Frank of Webster NY wheeling his Chevy Beretta to Victory Lane over the beautiful Chevy II of Jim Potenziano Jr out of Binghamton NY.
Winner: Tom Frank Index 6.32 Reaction Time .542 E.T 6.321 at 108.65 mph
Runner-up: Jim Potenziano Jr Index 5.73 Reaction Time .554 E.T 5.716 at 121.00 mph
Semi Finalists: Jack Vault & Don Kiekel
Pete D'Agnoli of Rochester NY dominated the Pro Class, taking it to Victory Lane after a break out run by John Cira of Rochester NY in the final round of competition.
Winner: Pete D'Agnoli Index 6.11 Reaction Time .513 E.T 6.119 at 107.38 mph
Runner-up: John Cira Index 9.00 Reaction Time .535 E.T 8.996 at 80.07 mph
Semi Finalists: Matt Himes & Vito Raineri
In the regular Bike/Sled 660 E.T Race Series, Dick Reome of Blodgett Mills NY took home the win over Ron Dean of Williamson NY.
Winner: Dick Reome Index 9.21 Reaction Time .523 E.T 9.214 at 69.46 mph
Runner-up: Ron Dean Index 6.36 Reaction Time .513 E.T 6.351 at 105.39 mph
Semi Finalists: Bob Salerno
Matt Forbes of Esperance NY took down Super Pro points leader Don Kiekel of Binghtamon NY in a little Mod Trophy competition on Saturday.
Winner: Matter Forbes Index 5.59 Reaction Time .557 E.T 5.631 at 118.42 mph
Runner-up: Don Kiekel Index 5.19 Reaction Time .638 E.T 5.237 at 131.23 mph
In Street Money, Ken Bacon of Elmira NY kept the wins coming after defeating Mike Dunkle of Gillett Pa in the final round.
Winner: Ken Bacon Index 8.62 Reaction Time .543 E.T 8.666 at 72.66 mph
Runner-up: Mike Dunkle Index 9.70 Reaction Time .586 E.T 9.745 at 72.34 mph
Semi Finalists: Glenna Erecitano & Gerald Hamlick
A double victory went to Ken Bacon of Elmira NY after turning the win light on against John Hummel in the final round of Street Trophy eliminator.
Winner: Ken Bacon Index 8.62 Reaction Time .529 E.T 8.864 at 66.17 mph
Runner-up: John Hummel Index 9.77 Reaction Time .601 E.T 10.088 at 70.61 mph
Semi Finalists: Mike Dunkle & Tim Wright
But racing didn't end there, as Sunday August 10, 2014 brought a whole new day of racing for the 660 E.T Race Series. The Junior Dragster class kicked of Sunday eliminations with Paige Montgomery of Alden NY and Hayden Houghtalen of Waverly NY battling it out once again. This time the win going to Houghtalen!
Winner: Hayden Houghtalen Index 7.94 Reaction Time .560 E.T 8.023 at 77.82 mph
Runner-up: Paige Montgomery Index 8.10 Reaction Time .603 E.T 8.158 at 79.26 mph
Semi Finalists: Morgan Burgess
Super Pro competition lined Teammates of Russ Denmark of Ovid NY against Rich Forbes of Esperance NY. Forbes in the borrowed Race Tech from Reome Racing broke out, turning the win light on for Denmark.
Winner: Russ Denmark Index 4.73 Reaction Time .521 E.T 4.737 at 144.62 mph
Runner-up: Richie Forbes Index 4.77 Reaction Time .415 E.T 4.767 at 144.72 mph
Semi Finalists: Steve Morton
Saturday's Pro runner-up John Cira of Rochester NY earned his way to the Victory Lane in Sunday's Pro competition after a win against Dave Fetterman of Binghamton NY.
Winner: John Cira Index 9.04 Reaction Time .525 E.T 9.094 at 75.61 mph
Runner-up: Dave Fetterman Index 6.92 Reaction Time .589 E.T 6.934 at 97.39 mph
Semi Finalists: Mel Teed
Ron Dean and Dick Reome battled it out once again in the Bike/Sled eliminator, with Ron Dean going to Victory Lane in a double break out final round.
Winner: Ron Dean Index 6.35 Reaction Time .628 E.T 6.339 at 105.61 mph
Runner-up: Dick Reome Index 7.92 Reaction Time .700 E.T 7.907 at 84.86 mph
Semi Finalists: Rob Withers
In Mod Trophy, multi-time winner George Coleman of Barton NY wheeled the Chevy powered door slammer to Victory Lane over the Quay Dragster of Matt Forbes out of Esperance NY after trouble on the starting line.
Winner: George Coleman Index 7.36 Reaction Time .564 E.T 7.412 at 85.37
Runner-up: Matt Forbes Index 5.33 Reaction Time N/A E.T N/A
Tim Wright out of Apalachin NY earned his way to Victory Lane in the black GTO after defeating John Cira of Rochester NY in the final round of Street Money.
Winner: Tim Wright Index 8.03 Reaction Time .508 E.T 8.055 at 85.42 mph
Runner-up: John Cira Index 9.05 Reaction Time .537 E.T 9.038 at 79.94 mph
Semi Finalists: Ed Arnold
Ken Bacon went home with his 3rd win of the 2 day race weekend in the Street Trophy class after taking out Joe Patelunas of Elmira Heights NY in a double break out.
Winner: Ken Bacon Index 8.60 Reaction Time .590 E.T 8.587 at 79.38 mph
Runner-up: Joe Patelunas Index 9.26 Reaction Time .560 E.T 9.208 at 76.78 mph
Semi Finalists: Tim Wright
By: Crystal Curpier