Winchester, NH – Calling it an “either me or him situation,” Nokie Fornoro took the lead on the third restart and went on to capture the 25-lap Northeastern Midget Association feature Saturday night at Monadnock Speedway. It was the second win of the season for the Jarret 4 team.
The third restart came with just two laps complete. It put Fornoro, who initially started sixth, on the front row outside John Zych Jr. Lou Cicconi Jr., subbing for an ill Russ Stoehr in the Angelillo 45 and Greg Stoehr were in row two.
Fornoro got the lead midway through three and four. Cicconi, the quickest in both practice and the heats, got Zych a half lap later for second. “On this track, when cars are within three tenths of each other passing can be a pain in the butt,” said Fornoro who set about “trying to get as many lapped cars between me and whomever.”
Fornoro had the fastest lap in the feature, an 11.892 effort on the 10th circuit.
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