Mather tops Thursday Modified field at Southern Iowa

By Jeremy Fox

OSKALOOSA, Iowa (June 12) – Colt Mather was the Musco Lighting IMCA Modified winner Thursday at Southern Iowa Speedway.

Dakota Hayden took the early lead and pulled away following a lap one restart. Mather worked his way to second and chased down Hayden. The pair battled it out on lap 15 before Mather took the lead away with two to go.

Mather went on to take the win over Hayden, Casey Greubel, Scott Dickey and Jim Lynch.

Damon Murty led the final eight circuits of the Budweiser IMCA Stock Car feature. Mike Hughes prevailed following a tough Pepsi Cola IMCA Hobby Stock tussle with Dustin Griffiths.

Jason McDaniel was the KBOE Radio IMCA Northern SportMod winner and Bill Whalen Jr. recorded his fourth Mach-1 Sport Compact win of the season at Osky.