DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — This has been a banner season for asphalt modified drivers, but it’s not just Southern New Englanders enjoying success. A pair of western New York brothers are doing their own part to make this the year of the modifieds.As of the latest NASCAR Whelen All-American Series Division I rankings, four of the top eight in the nation pilot asphalt modifieds, topped by leader Keith Rocco.
Candor, New York’s Jimmy Zacharias checks in at No. 7 this week. His younger brother, T.J., ranks 38th. They also sit first and third, respectively, in the NASCAR New York state standings.