Aaron Fike Wins Angell Park Event Point Race Tightens SUN PRAIRIE, WI, August 26---Aaron Fike collected his first career Badger Midget Series Feature win, Sunday Night capturing the 25-lap event. Fike become's the fifth first time winner at the...
Aaron Fike Wins Angell Park Event
Point Race Tightens
SUN PRAIRIE, WI, August 26---Aaron Fike collected his first career Badger Midget Series Feature win, Sunday Night capturing the 25-lap event. Fike become's the fifth first time winner at the facility this year. Davey Ray trimmed Dan Boorse's point lead to 53 points heading into the series point finale, next Sunday September 2, the 20th annual Pepsi Midget Nationals.
Polesitter A.J. Fike jumped into the lead at the start, over Mike Hess. Aaron Fike displaced Hess for second place on the eighth lap, and closed in on his brother. Badger point leader Dan Boorse moved into third on the tenth. The Fike's set a torrid pace and began lapping the tail of the field just past the midway point. Aaron pulled even with A.J. several times, with Aaron moving in front on the 17th lap. Meanwhile Boorse and fast qualifer Tracy Hines closed up on the leading brothers. The lapped cars of Boyd calvert, and John Jones tangled with four laps remaining collecting third place Boorse.
On the restart Aaron pulled away, as A.J. was in a torrid battle with Hines for second, Hines, winner of two events this month gained the second position. A.J. Fike,Ray, and Hess rounded out the top five finishers. Boorse was scored as the 16th place finisher, as twenty of the starting field of twenty two cars finished the event.
RACE RESULTS: 1. Aaron Fike 2. Tracy Hines 3. A.J. Fike 4. Davey Ray 5. Mike Hess 6. Aaron Fiscus 7. Craig Carey 8. Jay Drake 9. Roger Miller 10. Kevin Olson 11. Brandon Waelti 12. Scott Hatton 13. Chad DeSelle 14. Randy Koch 15. Johnny Komppa 16. Dan Boorse 17. Kevin Eggert 18. Steve Paden 19. Rick Mueller 20. John Jones 21. Boyd Calvert 22. Ryan Scott
15-lap "B" Feature: A.J. Fike
10-lap Heat race Winners: Carey, Drake, Eggert,Boorse
6-lap Trophy Dash: Aaron Fike
Fast Time: Hines, 14.546 seconds
CARS PRESENT: 33 FEATURE LAP LEADERS: A.J. Fike 1-16 Aaron Fike 17-25
BADGER MIDGET SERIES POINTS: 1. Dan Boorse 1422 2. Davey Ray 1369 3. Scott Hatton 1132 4. Mike Hess 1057 5. Brandon Waelti 892 6. Chad DeSelle 749 7. Kevin Olson 713 8. Aaron Fiscus 681 9. A.J. Fike 639 10. Aaron Fike 625