Krone, Pfeifer repeat at Osborne Speedway

By Mike Hughes

OSBORNE, Kan. (July 23) – Jake Krone and Colton Pfeifer made return appearances in victory lane at Osborne Speedway on Thursday night, during the Osborne County Fair.

Josh Hudson led the opening lap of the Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod feature but was involved in a caution on the following lap. Krone, who won the night before on the ½-mile oval, worked his way to the front by the halfway mark and held on to win the 12-lap main event.  Tyler Watts finished second and Hudson third.

Rhett Kingsbury led the first six laps of the IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stock feature before Pfeifer took the lead on the following lap. Pfeifer held on to win his second feature in as many nights.  Travis Coop finished second, followed by Kingsbury.

Shaylon Holloway pleased the hometown fans as he won the 15-lap IMCA Sunoco Stock Car feature. Nolan Remus led the first three laps before Holloway took over the top spot.

Several cautions kept the field close but Holloway was able to hold on for a trip to victory lane. Arnold Williams prevailed in the race for the runner-up spot, followed by Tanner Portenier.

Jesse Richter took the early lead in the Xtreme Motor Sports IMCA Modified feature before Randy Wil­son complete his pass for the front spot. Wilson was challenged the remainder of the race by Marty Clark but Clark could not made a pass and had to settle for second. Cody Gearhart was scored third.

Cars from Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Colorado and Arizona were on hand both nights.