|5 Larry Cronin|| ||Updated by Driver: 3/9/2011|
Edited by Staff: 3/9/2011
|Hometown: Lincoln, NE|
Email Address: email@example.com
Marital Status: Married - Melissa
Children: Christina -19, Amber -17, Erica - 15, Sarah - 12, Brian - 9
Year Started Racing: 2008
Total Years Racing: 3
Racing Hero: Dana (my father-in-law)
|Year/Make/Model: 1997 Pontiac Sunfire|
Owner: Larry & Melissa Cronin
Crew Chief: Larry Cronin
Crew: Larry, Melissa, Erica.
Sponsors & Support: Cheryl Dittmer (in memory of Dana who will always have my back), CJ's Paintball, Gear Daddy's, R & R Auto Salvage. Thanks to my wife Melissa, my kids, and all the other family, friends, and fans who support me. Thanks also to those who have helped out in the garage and in the pits!
|Beatrice Speedway (NE) - Sport Compact #5|
Eagle Raceway (NE) - Sport Compact #5
US 30 Speedway (NE) - Sport Compact #5
| Awards & Accomplishments|
|2008 - Finished 4th in the B Feature at the Eagle Icebreaker! Not bad for the first time on the track ever! Won the A Feature on 8/31/08! 16th in Points.|
2009 - 11th in Points.
2010 - 10th in National Points and 7th in State Points. Wins at Eagle, Butler County Motorplex, U.S. 30 Speedway, and Beatrice Speedway.
| Career Summary|
|I became involved in racing when I was crew for Ricky's #28 Sport Compact.|
| Racing Goals|
|To finish in the A Feature every night and hopefully in a Top 4 spot. I hope one day to get the sponsorship to race a Mod. But more then ever, race hard, have fun & drive safe!|
| Other Interesting Team Information|
|The reason for the cardinal on my car is in loving memory of my father-in-law Dana who passed away in December 2007 after battling cancer. He used to race Stock Cars out at Midwest Speedway.|