BMARA: Badger Midget news and Fiscus injury update 2001-08-06

Badger Midget Driver Randy Fiscus Released With Broken Collarbone Three Race Weekend Looms Large In Title Chase SUN PRAIRIE, WI, August 6---Randy Fiscus was released this morning at 4:30 a.m. from University Hospital(Madison, WI). He suffered a...

Badger Midget Driver Randy Fiscus Released With Broken Collarbone
Three Race Weekend Looms Large In Title Chase

SUN PRAIRIE, WI, August 6---Randy Fiscus was released this morning at 4:30 a.m. from University Hospital(Madison, WI). He suffered a broken collarbone in a wild series of flips on the 41st lap of the Badger Midget Series Feature,here on Sunday Night at Angell Park Speedway. Fiscus, 38, of Monona, WI is currently sixth in series points,and will be sidelined for the balance of the 2001 racing season.

A rare tripleheader weekend awaits Badger competitors, Dan Boorse's point lead has been trimmed to 92 markers over Davey Ray,heading into the Friday August 10th event at the Hales Corners Speedway(Franklin, WI). Ray won the last event at the facility in June, with Boorse finishing third. The MSA Sprint Car Series will also share the evenings racing action at the track.

Badger returns to The Raceway at Powercom Park(Beaver Dam, WI) for their second event of the season on Saturday Night August 11. Defending Badger Champion Scott Hatton won the July 7 event over Ray. The weekend ends at Angell on Sunday Night August 12, with a complete regular program of racing, in addition to the 13th annual Rich Vogler All-Star Race.

All three events will be co-sanctioned by the NAMARS Midget Series. Currently a pair of 17 year-old drivers head the NAMARS Point List. Travis Miniea, of Sharon,PA leads Teddy Beach, Donnelsville, OH by 78 points. Miniea recently won the NAMARS 500-lap Midget race at the Indinanapolis Speedrome, while Beach has recorded three feature wins this season. Both have competed at Hales Corners, and Angell Park earlier this season.

-BMS-

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Series Midget
Drivers Travis Miniea , Teddy Beach , Davey Ray , Scott Hatton