Orsburn tops IMCA Modifieds at Southern Oregon

WHITE CITY, Ore. (June 4) – Duane Orsburn collected the checkers in Saturday’s 25-lap Xtreme Motor Sports IMCA Modified main event at Southern Oregon Speedway.

It was the first win of the season for Orsburn, a two-time street stock champion at White City.

After his heat and trophy dash wins, rookie James Welshonse led seven laps of the feature. Rookie Daniel Herrera hit the turn four wall hard to end his race on lap six.

Welshonse led the restart but one lap later, Orsburn made a turn four pass to grab the lead. Orsburn went on to victory as Welshonse settled for second ahead of Bo Shields.

June 11 is the opening round of the Wild West IMCA Modified Speedweek. Karl Chevrolet North­ern SportMods will also be on the program.