Tom Rogers Jr. of Riverhead scored his fifth NASCAR Modified victory Saturday night at Riverhead Raceway in a season ending 50-lap contest. The win was the 57th of his career, moving him to within six wins of the all-time track leader, Charlie Jarzombek. READ
While the hot August nights have evolved into cooler September evenings, Tom Rogers Jr. of Riverhead remains hot at Riverhead Raceway. He again scored double victories Saturday night, winning the Whelen First Responder Night 100 NASCAR Modified event and just moments later the 15-lap Figure Eight feature. READ
In NASCAR Modified racing, sometimes being in the right place at the right time is as important as anything else for success. That was the case for former multi-time champion Tom Rogers Jr. of Riverhead Saturday night at Riverhead Raceway. Rogers pounced on a late-race opening to bolt from third to first, notching his third win of the 2019 NASCAR Whelen All American Series. READ
Tom Rogers Jr. of Riverhead ended a two-month absence from NASCAR Modified victory lane at Riverhead Raceway Saturday night. He won a 50-lapper for his 54th career win on a hot, sultry night that saw temperatures hover in the low to mid 90s all afternoon and evening. READ
As in the first two Islip 300 contests at Riverhead Raceway, the third annual edition of what has quickly become a short-track classic had its share of pit strategy, extended green-flag runs and late-race drama. READ
Heading into the second week of NASCAR Modified competition at Riverhead Raceway Saturday, Tom Rogers Jr. and his team were not sure what their repaired car had in store for them after a heavy opening night crash. The team made repairs on the car but after a second round of practice, Rogers and his crew knew they needed a Plan B.
Defending NASCAR Modified champion Tom Rogers Jr. of Riverhead and his race team had to virtually rebuild their car after a hard crash on Aug. 22. The car wasn’t finished until 2:30 a.m. Saturday morning.
Later that night, Rogers went out and rewarded his hard-working group by sweeping the Twin 50 NASCAR Modified events at Riverhead Raceway Saturday evening. The victories were the 50th and 51st of his career, moving him to second on the track’s all-time win list that is led by Charlie Jarzombek with 63 wins. READ
Tom Rogers Jr. of Riverhead sewed up both the NASCAR Modified and Figure Eight championships in grand style Saturday at Riverhead Raceway, winning both feature events. Rogers secured his fourth NASCAR Modified championship in a tiebreaker with John Fortin Sr. of Holtsville. READ