Nielsen is latest Modified winner at Hancock County

By Greg Grabianowski

BRITT, Iowa (July 18) – For the 11th time at Hancock County Speedway this summer, there was a dif­ferent winner in the IMCA Xtreme Motor Sports Modified division.

Levi Nielsen was the latest winner, coming from outside row four to grab the July 18 victory.

Jeremy Mills was second with Clint Hatlestad third, Jimmy Gustin was fourth and Jeff Dolphin rounded out the top five.

Larry Portis has had a summer of bad luck but earned his first IMCA Sunoco Stock Car feature win of the season.

Ben Kraus captured his second Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod checkers of the year, coming from the inside of the fourth row to accomplish the feat. Kyle Ricke also became a two-time winner, in the IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks.

Megan Lappegaard topped the Mach-1 Sport Compacts field to grab her second feature win of the year at Hancock County.