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Zubizareta stays connected to win Legends memorial race

MERIDIAN, Idaho – Phyl Zubizareta rebounded from a lost weekend Wednesday night, winning the Austin Christopherson/Eldon Cahill Memorial 50 at ASA-sanctioned Meridian Speedway.
The Garden City, Idaho driver returned to the form that brought him the 2012 Domino’s Pizza Legends series championship. Five days earlier in Twin Falls, he found himself spinning around helpless at Magic Valley Speedway after oiling three-quarters […]

Giesler repeats as Naylor Memorial champion

by Jon Brown, MERIDIAN, Idaho – Twenty-four-year-old Johnny Giesler was just a toddler when Tom Naylor died in a racing accident in Bakersfield, Calif.
Still, the Meridian, Idaho sprintcar racer holds the memorial race named for Tom and his brother Bob with reverence for reasons other than the supermodified drivers’ legacies.
“My parents grew up with the Naylors and then we’ve got […]

Treasure Valley drivers lead winged sprints series back to Meridian

by Jon Brown, MERIDIAN, Idaho – The top three drivers from the inaugural Canadian-American Western Winged Sprintcars Series season speed back home with

visions of another great points race dancing in their helmets.
Seventy points separated 2012 champion Sierra Jackson of Middleton, Idaho, and third-place driver Bryan Warf from Meridian, Idaho. Another product of ASA-sanctioned Meridian Speedway — and Jackson’s Spiers Construction teammate […]

Warf rockets to RMR win, looks to cook at home track in Meridian

by Jon Brown, WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah – Something clicked for Bryan Warf on Monday night

After a disappointing opening to Northwest Asphalt Sprintcar Speedweek in Twin Falls, Idaho on Saturday, the Meridian, Idaho driver held off all challenges Monday for his third career victory in the ASA-sanctioned Canadian-American Western Winged Sprintcars Series.
Warf worked his way through the field during the […]

Warf Dominates During Rocky Mountain Raceways’ Military Appreciation Event

West Valley City, Utah-May 27, 2013. Rocky Mountain Raceways’ Military Appreciation Event on Monday, May 27 found #91 Bryan Warf, from Meridian, Idaho,

in the Western Winged Sprintcars, and #50 Roger Wilson, in the Maverik Modifieds, in victory circle.
Fans were on the edge of their seats—with teeth gritted—as Warf crossed the finish line for the exhilarating Western Winged Sprintcar main event. […]

Rain washes out Meridian’s Memorial Day races

by Jon Brown, MERIDIAN, Idaho – Mother Nature won Monday night at ASA-sanctioned Meridian Speedway.
All main events were postponed by rain, and speedway officials will reschedule memorial races for the NAPA Late Models (Bill Crow 50), the Pepsi Sprintcars (LeeRoy Nelson 40) and Coors Super Stocks (Dee Forrey/Don VanSchoiack 50).
The Jr. Stingers also had their main event postponed.
Hold on to […]

Western Winged Sprints open to full house in Twin

by Jon Brown, TWIN FALLS, Idaho – A decade of pent-up excitement let loose Saturday night as the ASA-sanctioned Canadian-American Western Winged Sprintcar Series blew through Magic Valley Speedway.
The WWS became the first winged sprint tour to visit the 1/3rd-mile oval since about 2003, and the fans were all too happy to come out for the show.
“Those cars were just […]

Henry gets slick Legends win in Twin

by Jon Brown, TWIN FALLS, Idaho – When oil hit the track, Sara Henry knew she’d have smooth sailing to a Domino’s Pizza Legends victory.
The Nampa, Idaho driver picked up an ASA-sanctioned Meridian Speedway points victory at Magic Valley Speedway on Saturday, benefitting when several bags of quick-dry minimized former series champion Camron Madsen’s strategic options in the final six […]

Big week of racing begins with Monday memorial races at Meridian Speedway

MERIDIAN, Idaho – ASA-sanctioned Meridian Speedway is closed Saturday night, but it’s only to get ready for the biggest week of racing at the historic paved quarter-mile so far in the 2013 season.
The action fires up Monday with the first of the speedway’s traditional memorial races, includes a Wednesday night appearance by the ASA-sanctioned Canadian-American Western Winged Sprintcars Series and […]

WWS drivers ready to dust off Magic Valley oval

MERIDIAN, Idaho – Sierra Jackson is hoping things will be different this time around when she and her Canadian-American Western Winged Sprintcar Series competitors visit Twin Falls.
The ASA-sanctioned open-wheel series starts its season Saturday at Magic Valley Speedway with Round 1 of the Northwest Asphalt Sprintcar Speedweek.
The 1/3rd-mile oval is the same place the WWS drivers were supposed to start […]