Driver Profiles: Novice

Your 2017 Novice Racing Season Racers:

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#2 Sam Baker  (Age 9 )

4 years of racing

Home Town: Whitney Point

Pit Crew:  Alan Bennett, Dan Baker

Car Sponsors: AB Construction

Favorite Racing Moment: Driving on the muddy track and sliding when its wet.

Interests outside of racing: Playing outside, Legos

Special Thanks to:  Grandad

 

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#07 Zoe (Speedy) Patterson (Age 8)

4 years of experience

Hometown: Binghamton

Pit Crew: Dad (Scott)

Sponsors: Nu – Look Collision

Favorite moment in Microd racing: Making friends

Interest outside of racing: Extreme cheer, Dance, Lacrosse, Swimming

What I want to be when I grow up: Hairstylist

Special Thanks to: Mom and Dad

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#7 Calvin Wheelock (Age 9 )

2 ½ years of racing

Home Town:  Greene

Pit Crew: Dad, Mom, Uncle Ron

Car Sponsors: T&K Harrington, The Shop, Cobblecreek Landscape and Florist

Favorite Racing Moment: Victory Lane and passing

 Interests outside of racing:  Blacksmithing, pulling tractors

Favorite Professional Driver: Dalton Herrick

When I grow up I want to be: A Blacksmith

Special Thanks to:  Mom, Dadm Uncle Ron, and Dalton

 

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#9 Elijah (Eli) Baker  (Age 8 )

3 years of racing

Home Town: Whitney Point

Pit Crew: Allan Bennett, Dan Baker

 Car Sponsors: AB Construction

Favorite Racing Moment: Getting Bumped into!

 Interests outside of racing: Playing outside, puzzles

Special Thanks to:  Grandad

 

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#11c Cody (Bear) Oleniacz (Age 8 )

3 years of racing

Home Town: Greene

Pit Crew: Mom, Dad, Papa Al, Papa Mike

 Car Sponsors: Mirabito Energy Products, Harolds Auto Repair, TK Harrington LLC, Powder Worth

Interests outside of racing: Camping and Fishing

Favorite Professional Driver: Denny Hamlin, Harold Humphrey

Special Thanks to:  All Sponsors

 

 

#13 Hayden Coons (Age 9 )

1 ½ years of racing

Home Town: Walton

Pit Crew: Kevin Coons Jr. (dad), Kevin Coons Sr. (Grandpa), Kristin Coons (Mom)

Car Sponsors: Professional Tire (Norwich), Klinger Power Sports (Walton)

Favorite Racing Moment: When I am leading the pack

 Interests outside of racing:  Riding dirt bikes and playing football

Favorite Professional Driver: Charlie Hendrickson Jr.

When I grow up I want to be: Sprint Car driver

Special Thanks to:  Dad, Grandpa, and Mom

 

 

#21 Alaina Renwick (Age 9 )

1sy year of racing

Home Town: Unadilla

Pit Crew: Kenny, Rodney and Harold

 Car Sponsors: Gorman Group, Riverside Storage, On the Spot, UPS Store 6667, Cedarwood Engineering, Right Place Contracting

 Interests outside of racing: Soccer, swim, Girl Scouts, dance

When I grow up I want to be: A Teacher

Special Thanks to:  Mom, Dad, and Kenny

 

 

# 32P Preston (Yorky) York (Age 8 )

1 year of racing

Home Town: New Berlin

Pit Crew: Dad, Uncle Travis, Poppy, Mom, Aunt Ashley

 Car Sponsors: Ted’s Body Shop, LLC

Favorite Racing Moment: Coming in Second Place

 Interests outside of racing: Basketball, Soccer, Riding 4-wheeler

Favorite Professional Driver: Mark Martin

When I grow up I want to be: Mechanic

Special Thanks to: Dad, Mom, Uncle Travis, Poppy and Nana

 

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#44 Gordon Smith ( Age 6 )

1 st year racing

Hometown: Oxford

Pit Crew: Daddy and Grandpa

Favorite moment in Microd racing: When I won

Interest outside of racing: Soccer and Bowling

Favorit professional driver:  My Daddy and Kyle Busch

What I want to be when I grow up: A race car driver

Special Thanks to:  All the fans that come and watch me race

 

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#77 Troy (Troy Boy) Braman (Age 9 )

4 years of racing

Home Town: Greene

Pit Crew: Dad, Tony, Baldo

 Car Sponsors: Genegantslet Contracting, Wrench’s Village Auto, TK Harrington

Favorite Racing Moment: “Winning the triple crown twice”

 Interests outside of racing:  Fishing, Wrestling, football

Special Thanks to:  Mom, Mary, Maggie, GG & Pop, GG & Poppa Tom, Harlee, and everyone who donates cans!

 

#83 Corbyn (Goose) White (Age 9 )

 3 years of racing

Home Town: Brooktondale

Pit Crew: Grandpa, Vic Griffen, Rosie Griffen

 Car Sponsors: Doug Pro Shop, Aunt Jenn, Showtime Entertainment

Favorite Racing Moment: “When I win a race, and coming in second last year.”

 Interests outside of racing:  Bowling, NASCAR

Favorite Professional Driver: Matt DiBendetto, Kyle Busch

When I grow up I want to be: NASCAR driver

Special Thanks to:  Mom, Vic, Dad, Granma B., Grandpa J., Grandma S, Grandpa D for all the time and energy you put into my cars.

 

 

#91 Evan (Roo) O’Hara (Age 8 )

1st year of racing

Home Town: Apalachin

Pit Crew: Dad, Mom, Logan

 Car Sponsors: Elite Fabrication, CJS Auto, Greens Flag Car, Chambers & O’Hara

Interests outside of racing: Riding 4-wheelers, Watching races

Favorite Professional Driver: Dale Earnhardt Jr, Rusty Smith, Alan Barker, and My Dad

When I grow up I want to be: Police Officer or a Race Car Driver

Special Thanks to:  Dad and Mom, Uncle Chad and all my sponsors

 

 

#99 Devon Call (Age 11 )

 1st year of racing

Home Town: Marathon

Pit Crew: Ben Call

 Car Sponsors: Robert Pendell Septic Service, Barrett Paving

 Interests outside of racing: Video Games

Favorite Professional Driver: Jon Carpenter

When I grow up I want to be: You tuber

 

 

#99 Layla Call (Age 11 )

1st year of racing

Home Town: Marathon

Pit Crew: Ben Call

 Car Sponsors: Robert Pendell Septic

Interests outside of racing: Lacrosse

Favorite Professional Driver: Jimmie Johnson

When I grow up I want to be: Teacher