Saturday, 17 September 2016


Friday night USAC Western HPD Midget feature winner at Madera, Annie Breidinger., Friday night USAC Western HPD Midget feature winner at Madera, Annie Breidinger., Roger Seymour Photo



Madera, CA……..Annie Breidinger of Hillsborough, Calif. won Friday night’s 25-lap USAC Western HPD Midget opener of the 45th “Harvest Classic” at Madera Speedway. She grabbed the lead from Cody Jessop on lap 13 and never looked back, beating Jessop, Jesse Love IV, Toni Breidinger and Tom Paterson to the checkered flag. The “Harvest Classic” continues with another full slate of races Saturday.

USAC WESTERN HPD MIDGET RACE RESULTS: September 16, 2016 – Madera, California - Madera Speedway – 45th Annual “Harvest Classic”

QUALIFYING: 1. Toni Breidinger, 80, Breidinger-14.456; 2. Jesse Love IV, 38, Love-14.476; 3. Annie Breidinger, 75, Breidinger-14.566; 4. Cody Jessop, 1, Jessop-14.628; 5. Blake Brannon, 40, Brannon-14.714; 6. Tom Paterson, 9, Paterson-14.727; 7. Austin Mero, 00, Jessop-NT.14.873; 8. Joey Iest, 19, Iest-15.018; 9. Johnny Nichols, 60, Burks-15.707.

FIRST HEAT: (8 laps) 1. T.Breidinger, 2. A.Breidinger, 3. Brannon, 4. Mero, 5. Nichols. NT

SECOND HEAT: (8 laps) 1. Love, 2. Jessop, 3. Paterson, 4. Iest. NT

FEATURE: (25 laps) 1. Annie Breidinger, 2, Cody Jessop, 3. Jesse Love IV, 4. Toni Breidinger, 5. Tom Paterson, 6. Joey Iest, 7. Johnny Nichols, 8. Blake Brannon, 9. Austin Mero. NT


FEATURE LAP LEADERS: Laps 1-12 Jessop, Laps 13-25 A.Breidinger.

NEW USAC WESTERN HPD MIDGET POINTS: 1-Love IV-1,359, 2-A.Breidinger-1,112, 3-T.Breidinger-875, 4-Antonia Boscacci-823, 5-Ashley Hazelton-672, 6-Brannon-560, 7-Paterson-527, 8-Jessop-409, 9-David Prickett-391, 10-Davey Hamilton Jr.-347.

NEW USAC WESTERN HPD MIDGET PAVEMENT POINTS: 1-T.Breidinger-762, 2-Love IV-720, 3-A.Breidinger-669, 4-Brannon-560, 5-Antonia Boscacci-369, 6-Jessop-340, 7-Davey Hamilton Jr.-288; 8-Paterson-243, 9-Adam Lemke-172, 10-Ashley Hazleton-165.

NEXT USAC WESTERN HPD MIDGET RACE: September 17 – Madera (CA) Speedway – 45h Annual “Harvest Classic”