PRT: Schneider, ISCorp Cycling on the rise

  
  


(Aug. 30, 2016) – The month of August saw new leaders emerge in the women’s standings, as Samantha Schneider (West Allis, Wis./ISCorpCycling p/b SmartChoice MRI) and ISCorpCycling p/b SmartChoice MRI have established themselves as the new leaders of the 2016 Professional Road Tour (PRT) women’s individual and team standings following the Aug. 6 Littleton Twilight Criterium in Littleton, Colo., the Aug. 13 Rochester Twilight Criterium in Rochester, N.Y., and the Aug. 27 Chris Thater Memorial in Binghampton, N.Y.
 
Samantha Schneider and ISCorp Cycling lead the women's PRT standings after a strong August.
Samantha Schneider and ISCorp Cycling lead the women's PRT standings after a strong August. (photo by Dave Williams)

Schneider tabbed the Littleton Twilight Criterium and Chris Thater Memorial wins and added a third-place result at the Rochester Twilight Criterium to move into first with 484 points. On the men’s side, Neilson Powless (Roseville, Calif./Axeon Hagens Berman) remains first with 298 points.
 
ISCorpCycling p/b SmartChoice MRI charged into the women’s team standings lead with eight top-five finishes at the three events, including a sweep of the Chris Thater Memorial podium. Schneider and her sister Skylar Schneider (West Allis, Wis./ ISCorpCycling p/b SmartChoice MRI) accounted for five of those results, helping the team to a first-place 484 points. On the men’s side, UnitedHealthcare is still in command with 897 points.
 
Full Littleton Twilight Criterium results.
Full Rochester Twilight Criterium results.
Full Chris Thater Memorial results.
 
USA Cycling PRT Standings:
 
Men’s Individual
1. Neilson Powless (Roseville, Calif./Axeon Hagens Berman) – 298
2. Travis McCabe (Tucson, Ariz./Holowesko-Citadel Racing Team p/b Hincapie Racing) – 278
3. Tyler Magner (Griffin, Ga./UnitedHealthcare) – 264
4. Janier Acevedo Calle (Northvale, N.J./Team Jamis) – 217
5. Evan Huffman (El Dorado Hills, Calif./Rally Cycling) – 206
 
Women’s Individual
1. Samantha Schneider (West Allis, Wis./ISCorpCycling p/b SmartChoice MRI) – 484
2. Coryn Rivera (Tustin, Calif./UnitedHealthcare) – 454
3. Kristin Armstrong (Boise, Idaho/TWENTY16 Ridebiker p/b Sho-Air) – 297
4. Skylar Schneider (West Allis, Wis./ ISCorpCycling p/b SmartChoice MRI) – 294
5. Mara Abbott (Boulder, Colo./Amy D. Foundation) – 293
 
Men’s Team
1. UnitedHealthcare – 897
2. Rally Cycling – 619
3. Team Jamis – 534
4. Holowesko-Citadel Racing Team p/b Hincapie Racing – 468
5. Axeon Hagens Berman – 423
 
Women’s Team
1 .ISCorp Cycling p/b SmartChoice MRI – 899
2. UnitedHealthcare – 889
3. Rally Cycling – 789
4. TWENTY16 Ridebiker p/b Sho-Air – 701
5. Team TIBCO-Silicon Valley Bank – 628

Full Pro Road Tour rankings.
 
COMING UP

The PRT moves into its final month with the last multi-day event of the year with the Sept. 2-5 TSG Realty Gateway Cup in St. Louis.


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