Story By: STEVE PETTY / RANSOMVILLE SPEEDWAY – RANSOMVILLE, NY – “The Winged Warriors” of the Patriot Sprint Tour is coming to the Niagara Frontier for their annual stop at the Big R this coming Friday night, June 1 presented by A-Verdi Storage Containers, All Metal Works, Certo Brothers, and Just Signs & Designs. Joining in the action is the Investors Service Sportsman, KiPo Chevrolet Street Stocks, Gippster’s Collision 4 Bangers, and the Stevenson’s Hardware Novice Sportsman.
When the Patriot Sprint Tour made their appearances in 2017, “The Racing Physician” Steve Collins of Belfast, NY and “The Cobra” Chuck Hebing from Ontario, NY picked up the feature wins.
Early in the 2018 season for the Patriot Sprint Tour, “Racing Jason” Jason Barney has won two events. Chuck Hebing won the most recent PST event this past Friday night at the Albany-Saratoga Speedway, notching his 46th career Patriot Sprint Tour A-Main victory. Going into the event at the Big R this coming Friday night, Hebing leads Barney by three points on the PST American Tour. Jeff Cook, Steve Poirier, Josh Pieniazek, Paulie Colagiovanni, Darryl Ruggles, Jordan Thomas, Cody Sparks, and Matt Tanner complete the top ten. Lewiston native Derek Jonathan is 11th in PST points.
Pit gates will open at 5 pm with grandstands opening at 6 pm and the first green flag of the night will fly at 7:15 pm sharp. Grandstand admission is $18 for adults, $16 for seniors, kids aged 9-12 are $10 and under 8 is FREE! Pit admission is $32 for members, DIRT licenses and $37 for non-members.
Locally owned and operated by the Verdi Family for over 35 years, A-Verdi Storage Containers is the premier provider of Storage and office solutions throughout New York State. From Albany to Buffalo and all points in between, A-Verdi believes that it takes great customers, suppliers, and employees to operate a successful business. A-Verdi can be reached by phone at 1-800-248-3734 and online at www.averdi.com
All Metal Works is committed to providing the best customer service possible. They are devoted to a 24-48-hour turnaround on all products. All Metal Works is proud to provide metal roofing experts on hand to help with roof measurements and answer questions in and out of the field. Located in Gasport, make All Metal Works your choice for metal roofing for residential, commercial, and agricultural buildings of all sizes. For more information, visit www.allmetalworks.com or call (716) 772-7029. All Metal Works has been a longtime supporter of Jesse Cotriss and the #55c Modified.
Certo Brothers is a wholesale distributor of beer, wine & spirits established in 1912 by Peter Joe Certo. Certo Brothers are still going strong 100+ YEARS LATER. Certo Brothers distributes Coors Light, Miller Lt, Labatt’s, Molson, and more. Fans 21 years of age and older can enjoy these products at the Ransomville Fire Company Beer Booth.
Just Signs & Designs can meet all your needs in commercial and industrial signage as well as banners, lawn signs, apparel, vehicle wraps, ATV and snowmobile wraps, RC car wraps, and much more! They are also one of the only dealers in five states that deal and seal Equinox Snowcoaches along with other attachments. Just Signs & Designs is also on eBay, just search for “justaracer”. They are located at 2897 New Road in Ransomville. For more information about Just Signs & Designs, like them on Facebook, call Dave Just at (716) 807-9536 or email them at JUSTSIGN54@yahoo.com
Coming up in two weeks is the 10th Annual Labor Night at the Races presented by BlueCross BlueShield of WNY in conjunction with the AFL/CIO Niagara-Orleans Central Labor Council to benefit the United Way Serving Niagara County. Fans can purchase tickets for Labor Night at the Novelty Stand for $17 and it includes a pre-race catered dinner!
The following week, June 15 marks the return of the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model Series to the Big R! Reserved tickets are still available by contacting 1-844-DIRT-TIX. Suite rentals are also available for the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Models Series show. To rent a suite, please contact the Speedway Office at (716) 791-3602.