Aaron Fike takes Badger point lead with Angell Park victory. SUN PRAIRIE, WI, July 21---Aaron Fike led the most important lap of the evening the final one, scoring the victory in the 25-lap Badger/MARA co-sanctioned feature, Sunday Night at...
Aaron Fike takes Badger point lead with Angell Park victory.
SUN PRAIRIE, WI, July 21---Aaron Fike led the most important lap of the evening the final one, scoring the victory in the 25-lap Badger/MARA co-sanctioned feature, Sunday Night at Angell Park Speedway. The win also moved Fike into the Badger Midget point lead.
Quinn McCabe jumped into the lead at the start of the feature, over Chad DeSelle. A tightly packed field closely followed McCabe. Fike moved into fourth on the seventh lap, with DeSelle taking the lead one lap later. DeSelle held a two second lead over Scott Hatton, and Fike at the midway point. deSelle began lapping the tail of the field two laps later while maintaining his lead over Hatton, and Fike. With three laps remaining Fike passed Hatton for second, and began chasing DeSelle through the lapped cars.
The pair crossed the line to recieve the white lap, in a near dead heat, with DeSelle scored as the leader. Fike gained the advantage entering the first turn, and held off DeSelle, by two car length to score his fifth Badger feature win of the season. DeSelle,Hatton, Dave Ray, and Aaron Fiscus rounded out the top five finishers.
Fike who drove the Greg & Les Nelson-Tim Sullivan-Wisco Racing/Stealth-Mopar#95 holds a 24 point lead over Ray heading into the Badger event next Sunday at Angell Park, which will also feature the MSA Winged Sprint Car Series. Don Lehmann holds a slim lead over Tim Siner, and Steve Knepper heading into the July 30 MARA/USAC event at Eagle Raceway(Eagel, NE).
25-lap feature: 1. Aaron Fike 2.Chad DeSelle 3. Scott Hatton 4.Davey Ray 5. Aaron Fiscus 6. Dan Boorse 7. Craig Carey 8. Quinn McCabe 9. Brandon Waelti 10. Randy Fiscus 12. Boyd Calvert 12. Mike Hess 13. Tim Siner 14. Randy Koch 15. Rick Mueller 16. Roger Miller 17. Brian Claas 18. John Jones 19. Al Cole 20. Rich camfield 21. Dave Camfield Jr. 22. Brian Terry
15-lap "B" Feature: Waelti
10-lap "C" Feature: Lance Altman
10-lap Heat Race Winners: Koch, Fike, Boorse, Hatton
6-lap Trophy Dash: Fike
Fast Time: Waelti, 14.541 seconds
CARS PRESENT: 41 VICTORY MARGAIN: .38 seconds PURSE: $10,950
FEATURE LAP LEADERS: McCabe 1-7, DeSelle 8-24 Fike 25
CURRENT BADGER MIDGET SERIES POINTS:
1. Aaron Fike 899 2. Davey Ray 875 3. Mike Hess 790 4. Chad DeSelle 740 5. Aaron Fiscus 690 6. Brandon Waelti 679 7. Dan Boorse 631 8. Tracy Hines 585 9. Quinn McCabe 525 10. Scott Hatton 478