TY SHORT TAKES MOD LITE WIN ON FIRST NIGHT BACK

Ty Short of Ellendale, Del. returned to racing at Delaware International on Saturday night and drove to the win in the 15-lap Mod Lite feature. A season high of 21 cars took the green. James Hill looked strong as he led the first five laps before Short moved on top for lap six.

 

At the halfway sign the top five were Short, Hill, Curt Miles, Jr., Jimmy Wills and Brandon Dennis. Dennis worked his way up to the third spot by lap 13 but then slid back out of the top five.

 

Short was picture perfect out front and drove to his first win of the season in the Marshy Hope Hardware/Lightning. Hill finished a strong second with Miles, Jr. third. Fourth went to Jimmy Wills and Mike Stratton came from tenth to finish in fifth.

 

Mod Lite Finish: 1. Ty Short; 2. James Hill; 3. Curt Miles Jr; 4. Jimmy Wills; 5. Mike Stratton; 6. Brandon Dennis; 7. Ray Gulliver; 8. Landis Musser; 9. Brandon Sturgis; 10. Eric McKinney; 11. Josh Clark; 12. Bobby  Watkins; 13. Alan Passwaters; 14. Kirk Miles Sr; 15. TJ Williams; 16. Jason Musser; 17. Brandon Keim; 18. Brandon Watkins; 19. Jake Nelson; 20. Nick Nash; 21. Kerry King Jr.