Pezcyclingnews: Toad’15: Iscorp Downer Classic

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    Day 10 of 11 (Saturday, June 27, 2015). The ISCorp Downer Classic presented by SmartChoiceMRI, part of the 2015 Tour of Americas Dairyland presented by Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board.Holloway Wins Downer Classic Top Step and $4K Bens Super Prime; ISCorps Sam Schneider Takes the Red Eye for VictoryDay 10 of the Tour of Americas Dairyland presented by Wisconsin Milk Marketing took racers to Milwaukees Eastside for the ISCorp Downer Classic presented by SmartChoiceMRI. Home to the Bens Cycle Super Prime, this is the party of a race day where fans line the boards early and stay late, the kids race multiple heats close out, a bike shop keg race takes to the streets, brats sizzle, dogs rule, and an overall sense of fun and good cheer envelops the day.With Lauretta Hanson (Fearless Femme) sitting just one point ahead of Tina Pic (Pepper Palace) in the Boston Store Pro Women omnium and hefty primes on the line, teamwork and strategy were integral as 73 riders took to the line. Some maneuvering throughout, the race was calm before the storm of the Bens Cycle Super Prime on the course backside just under 5 laps to go. Riders unclear on when the prime bell sounded, Bens Cycle upped the final payout from $3,000 to $4,000, giving Pic and Cari Higgins (UnitedHealthCare) an equal share of the pie. Moments later, a $500 cash prime was in play as Higgins jumped from the field, blasted through the formation of a minor break, and grabbed the...

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