FF: Indiana series Anderson race notes, standings

Ave wins Indiana Ford Focus opener at Anderson. Tony Ave of Indianapolis, Ind., third-place finisher in the March 22 Infiniti Pro Series race at Phoenix, Ariz., captured Sunday's debut event in USAC's Indiana Ford Focus Midget Car Series at the...

Ave wins Indiana Ford Focus opener at Anderson.

Tony Ave of Indianapolis, Ind., third-place finisher in the March 22 Infiniti Pro Series race at Phoenix, Ariz., captured Sunday's debut event in USAC's Indiana Ford Focus Midget Car Series at the Anderson (Ind.) Speedway.

Ave led all but the first four laps of Sunday's race in the Greg Steele Beast to beat Chad DeSelle, Trenton Darland, Bill Jones and Jamey Neeley to the checkered flag. Lady drivers Heather Margo and Samantha Weakley finished sixth and seventh in the inaugural series race.

Ave and Jim Mills captured heat race victories and Ave takes a five-point lead over DeSelle into the next series event April 18 at Baer Field Speedway in Fort Wayne, Ind.

DeSelle led the first four laps of the Anderson debut before yielding to Ave.

USAC INDIANA FORD FOCUS MIDGET CAR SERIES STANDINGS
1. Tony Ave 66
2. Chad DeSelle 61
3. Trenton Darland 59
4. Bill Jones 56
5. Jamie Neely 51
6. Heather Margo 47
7. Samantha Weakley 46
8. Jim Mills 45
9. Brice Kenyon 39

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Series USAC
Drivers Tony Ave , Chad DeSelle