Hatton Scores Fourth Badger Midget Win Of The Season SUN PRAIRIE, WI, July 28---Scott Hatton scored a close two car length victory in the 25-lap Badger Midget Series Feature, Sunday Night at Angell Park Speedway.The win for Hatton was his fourth...
Hatton Scores Fourth Badger Midget Win Of The Season
SUN PRAIRIE, WI, July 28---Scott Hatton scored a close two car length victory in the 25-lap Badger Midget Series Feature, Sunday Night at Angell Park Speedway.The win for Hatton was his fourth in the last six series events.
Polesitter Rick Mueller paced the opening lap, with Hatton gaining the lead on the second lap, with Dan Boorse, and Davey Ray closely following Hatton. The trio pulled away from the field, and enjoyed a quarter lap adavantage over the remaining field by the eighth lap. Hatton continued to lead Boorse,and Ray with the three running around three to four car lengths apart.
Hatton began lapping the back of the field on the fifteenth lap. With six laps remaining the caution appeared for a stalled car. During the caution Boorse who was running second retired with a brake problem. On the restart a three car tangle occured with Nick Lundgreen flipping, escaping injury.
On the restart Hatton led Ray at bay for the final six circuits to score a .61 second victory over Ray, and a fast closing Mike Hess. Aaron Fike, and Chad DeSelle rounded out the top five finishers.
Boorse's point lead has been trimmed to 143 over Ray, heading into the next series event August 5, a 50-lap feature here at Angell Park. <pre> RACE RESULTS
25-lap Feature: 1. Scott Hatton 2. Davey Ray 3. Mike Hess 4. Aaron Fike 5. Chad DeSelle 6. Roger Miller 7. Randy Koch 8. Rick Mueller 9. Michael Kendall 10. Randy Fiscus 11. Aaron Fiscus 12. Mike Stroehle 13. Kevin Olson 14. Nick Lundgreen 15. Dan Boorse 16. A.J. Fike 17.Greg Granath 18. Kevin Eggert 19. Brandon Waelti 20. Rick LaBrosse 21. Rob Keelan 22. Alex Crimmings
15-lap"B" Feature: Fike 10-lap Heat Race Winners: Al Cole, A. Fiscus, Lundgreen, Olson
6-lap Trophy Dash Winner: A.J. Fike Fast Time: A.J. Fike, 14.828 seconds
CARS PRESENT: 32 FEATURE LAP LEADERS: Mueller 1, Hatton 2-25
CURRENT BADGER POINT LEADERS: 1. Dan Boorse 1022 2. Davey Ray 879 3. Mike Hess 772 4. Scott Hatton 742 5. Brandon Waelti 562 6. Randy Fiscus 529 7. Kevin Doty 522 8. Chad DeSelle 504 9. Kevin Eggert 478 10. A.J. Fike 440