Crystal checkers to Johnson

Kody Johnson collected the Saturday night IMCA Modified checkers at Crystal Motor Speedway. (Photo by Christine Hale)

By Verwayne Greenhoe 

CRYSTAL, Mich. (July 13) – Kody Johnson walked a tight line to victory in the Lane Automotive IMCA Modifieds Saturday as he outdueled two veterans for the win at Crystal Motor Speedway. 

Chad Wernette and Myron DeYoung were continually nipping at Johnson’s bumper but fell just short of the win.

The season points race is tight with Austin Wonch and Mitchell Hunt tied for the lead with Brenten DeYoung just seven points back.