Friesen and Pesarek added to Little Valley Pro Stock Field. Eighteen year old Stewart Friesen, son of Ransomville Speedway promoter Jamie Friesen, and an accomplished racer despite his tender years, will be accepting a new challenge, as he will...
Friesen and Pesarek added to Little Valley Pro Stock Field.
Eighteen year old Stewart Friesen, son of Ransomville Speedway promoter Jamie Friesen, and an accomplished racer despite his tender years, will be accepting a new challenge, as he will chauffeur the No. 7 Good Guys Transmissions Monte Carlo of Scott Kerwin, who has prior commitments, at the Empire Network Super DIRT Series Pro Stock tour event at Little Valley Speedway on Wednesday, July 3rd. Friesen drives the No. 10a Sportsman car at Ransomville, where he is the current point leader and winner of the 25 lap event on June 28th, and Merrittville Speedway. He is also an accomplished three quarter midget pilot. Racing both outdoors at Lancaster Motorsports Park and other venues, and indoors on the tough Norhtern Motorsports Indoor Midget Series at the Niagara Falls Convention Center, Stewart has had remarkable success. Racing indoors against the likes of Greg Furlong, and Lou Cicconi, he garnered a victory at the tender age of seventeen and is one of the fiercest competitors on the circuit. No stranger to high speed, Friesen will get the chance to test his mettle against the top Pro Stock pilots at what is arguably the fastest track, other than Syracuse, that the Pro stocks will visit.
Also making an appearance at Little Valley will be Steve Pesarek, the 1995 Mr. DIRT Pro Stock champion, who will be piloting the Met Life Monte Carlo of tour director, Dave McCready, in quest of the $1,000.00 winner's check.
The Pro Stock tour event will be part of the largest purse in Little Valley history as the Super Late Models will running 30 laps for $3,000.00 to win, the Super Stocks will be racing for $1,000 to win, and the Street Stocks $500.00 for coming home first.
Gate open at 4:00 and racing begins at 7:00. There will also be a fireworks display at the conclusion of the racing activities. Tickets are $12.00 for adults and those under 12 are admitted Free. Free camping with hookups is available on the grounds.
Little Valley Speedway is located on the Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds in Little Valley, New York. Little Valley is on State Route 353 eight miles north of Interstate 86 Exit #20 [Salamanca] westbound and twelve miles northeast of Interstate 86 Exit #16 [Randolph] eastbound. From the Buffalo area LVS is accessed off State Route 242 10 miles southwest of Ellicottville / Route 219. The Speedway office phone is 315-536-3728 or 716-938-9146 [race day]. The World Wide Web address is www.littlevalleyspeedway.com