The Historical Site for the New London-Waterford Speedbowl

2008 Awards & Honors

SPEEDBOWL BANQUET AWARDS

Saturday January 10, 2009
Groton Inn & Suites – Groton, CT

AWARDSK MODIFIEDS®#LATE MODELS#SPORTSMAN#MINI STOCKS#LEGEND CARS#
TRACK CHAMPIONDennis Gada3Bruce Thomas Jr35Al Stone III52Ken Cassidy Jr11Shaun Buffington23s
OWNER CHAMPIONDennis Gada3Pete Aarsand35Al Stone III52Ken Cassidy Jr11Tom Buffington23s
ROOKIE OF THE YEARRich Hammann43Joe Curioso III38 Mark Cooper28Ray Christian III1Joey Cipriano
PIT CREW OF THE YEARKeith Rocco57Bruce Thomas Jr35Ed Lamb Jr21Ken Cassidy Jr11Jason Palmer17
SPORTSMAN OF THE YEARRob Janovic Jr51Jeff Smth15Joe Nogeic00Ben Bargnesi34Michael Gervais Jr31
MOST IMPROVED DRIVERTyler Chadwick27Vin Esposito11Walt Hovey Jr16Randy Churchill Jr05Adam Gada27
MOST POPULAR DRIVERKeith Rocco57Bruce Thomas Jr35Walt Hovey Jr16Ken Cassidy Jr11Ryan Morgan3
RACE DIRECTOR’S AWARDJay Miller – #09 SK Modified
SID’S VAULT AWARDSDennis Gada – 1st driver to earn 7 Track Championships
Ken Cassidy Jr – 1st driver to win 4 consecutive Finale events
Ronnie Oldham Jr – 1st driver to win 2 Sportsman features on same day
FAST TRACK AWARDSJeff & Jen Pearl
  Tom Fox & 2008 tech staff

REGIONAL AWARDS

NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Connecticut State ChampionKeith Rocco – #57 SK Modified

WILD N’ WACKY WEDNESDAY BANQUET AWARDS

AWARDLEGEND CARS#SUPER X-CARS#X-CARS#
TRACK CHAMPIONJason Palmer17George Correira22xBrad Voglesong87
ROOKIE OF THE YEARMike Alcaro81Alex Canestrari39Chris Garside83
AWARDX-MODIFIEDS#W.O.W. SUPER X-CARS#W.O.W. X-CARS#
TRACK CHAMPIONBill Gertsch Jr86Kathy Civardi64Kathy Civardi6
ROOKIE OF THE YEARRick Williams59n/an/a