Dempsey fought hard to make up positions in the race but could not catch the leaders, and he ultimately brought home a seventh place finish on the tri-oval.
Zach Veach took on his first oval race in Firestone Indy Lights today and brought home a fifth-place finish.
18-year-old Zach Veach starts from the back in borrowed car from Schmidt Peterson Motorsports
"The goal has to be to go to Barber Motorsports Park for round two and do the same again,” said Jack Hawksworth.
New recruits Pipo Derani and Dalton Kellett both performed well after overcoming some mechanical gremlins on Friday.
Meyer posted a career-best finish for the second race in a row, bettering the eighth place finish he earned in the feature race at Barber Motorsports Park.
Peter Dempsey got his second place finish in an aggressive and thrilling charge for his seventh place starting position.
Zach Veach captures his first win in 13 Indy Lights starts.
18-Year-Old Zach Veach records second-best qualifying effort of third, but struggles with a vibration during the Sukup 100 at Iowa Speedway.
Led from the green flag to the checkered flag.
Matthew Brabham and father Geoff Brabham now both hold podium finishes on the streets of Long Beach.
After two hard-fought races, Meyer claimed ninth in race one and eighth in race two.
18-Year-Old Zach Veach leads his first career Firestone Indy Lights laps and earns his first Podium in the series.