AUDIO/RECAP: Preece King of the Bullrings Again; 12th Whelen Modified Victory Comes at Waterford

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WATERFORD, Conn. — official series release by Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Audio courtesy NASCAR Media — Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Ryan Preece continued his mastery of bullrings on Saturday night. The 24-year-old Berlin, Connecticut, driver picked up his 12th career NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour victory in the Mr. Rooter 161 at New London-Waterford Speedbowl. It was Preece’s second win at …

NWMT QUALIFYING: Twice is Nice For Lia; Scores Second-Straight Mr. Rooter 161 Coors Light Pole

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WATERFORD, Conn. – official series release by Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Tim Bradbury/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Fastest in practice this afternoon, Donny Lia backed it up in Coors Light Pole Award qualifying as he earned the top starting spot for tonight’s NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour Mr. Rooter 161 at New London-Waterford Speedbowl. Lia, from Jericho, New York, posted a fast lap …

NWMT PRACTICE: Lia Tops Speedbowl Chart; Fastest In Whelen Modified Mr. Rooter 161 Session

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WATERFORD, Conn. – official series release by Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Tim Bradbury/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — The only two-time New London-Waterford Speedbowl winner in tonight’s Mr. Rooter 161 field has a fast start on attaining win No. 3. Donny Lia posted a fast lap of 14.031 seconds (96.216 mph) around the venerable .375-mile oval in his No. 8 Sypher Construction/Bardahl …

NWMT: Santos Drives To Victory; Passes Lia To Claim Whelen Modified Tour Win At Waterford

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WATERFORD, Conn. — By Jason Christley, NASCAR — Darren McCollester/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Bobby Santos III followed Donny Lia for much of the first half of Saturday night’s race. But Santos wasn’t content to finish second. So Santos wrestled the lead away and went on to claim the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour victory in the Mr. Rooter 161 at Waterford …

NWMT QUALIFYING: Lia Adds To Pole Collection; Nineteenth Career Coors Light Pole Is First At Waterford

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WATERFORD, Conn. – By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Darren McCollester/Getty Images for NASCAR — A two-time champion with double-digit wins and poles in his NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour career, Donny Lia has accomplished most things out there. He knocked one missing item off of the list Saturday with his first Coors Light Pole Award at Waterford Speedbowl. Lia is a veteran of …

NWMT PRACTICE: Santos Tops Waterford Charts; Fastest In Mr. Rooter 161 Prep Session

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WATERFORD, Conn. – By Jason Cunningham, NASCAR — Darren McCollester/Getty Images for NASCAR photo — Bobby Santos remains the class of the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour field when it comes to practices as he led his fourth session in a row in preparation for tonight’s Mr. Rooter 161 at Waterford Speedbowl. Santos, from Franklin, Massachusetts, posted a fast lap of 13.950 seconds …

AUDIO/FEATURE: Driven Santos Chasing Wins of Any Kind; Searching for Additional Modified Tour Success

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FRANKLIN, Mass. – Audio and story by Race Chaser Online Correspondent Marshall Gabell – Rich Schultz/Getty Images for NASCAR photo – It pays better to finish first than second, and 2009 NASCAR WHELEN Modified champion Bobby Santos understands that concept quite well. Santos, 28, is craving more victories and nothing less, despite having scored 11 victories during his eight seasons …