Sanction: IMCA Deery Brothers Summer Series - $3,000
Information provided by: Christian Dundee (last updated July 13, 7:36 am)
Dolan holds off charging Aikey for Deery victory
- Ryan Dolan
- Jeff Aikey
- Justin Kay
- Jon Merfeld
- Joe Zrostlik
- Tyler Droste
- Andy Nezworski
- Scott Fitzpatrick
- Ray Guss Jr.
- Bobby Hansen
- Jay Johnson
- Doug Yates
- Jon Poll
- Brian Harris
- John Emerson
- Jeff Tharp
- Darrel DeFrance
- Charlie McKenna
- Jonathan Brauns
- Todd Malmstrom
- Luke Merfeld
- Andy Eckrich
- Jason Rauen
- Luke Goedert
What won the race: Fourth-starting Ryan Dolan of Lisbon, Iowa., took the lead early in the 40-lap IMCA Deery Brothers Summer Series feature event and fought off a late-race charge from 22nd-starting Jeff Aikey of Cedar Falls, Iowa., to collect a $3,000 payday at the Dubuque County Fairgrounds.
Key notes: Dolan picked up his second career series victor. His previous came Aug. 11, 2014, at Iowa State Fair Speedway in Des Moines. ... Luke Merfeld brought out a caution on the 10th lap. ... Scott Fitzpatrick drew a lap-33 caution. ... Reigning series and track champion Justin Kay of Wheatland, Iowa., spun as he attempted to overtake Dolan for the lead on lap 34; he rallied back to finish third over the final laps. ... Dubuque held its lone Deery Brothers event of 2015.
On the move: Aikey started 22nd and marched forward to finish second; Kay started 12th and rallied to the front on two different occasions.
Winner's sponsors: Dolan's Rick Dralle-owned No. 51 Rocket Chassis is sponsored by Can-Am Towing, CRE, Hoosier Racing Tire, Reicherts Plumbing and Pat's Auto Salvage.
Points chase: With his third-place finish, Kay remains atop the series standings.
Car count: 33
Polesitter: Bobby Hansen
Heat race winners: Ray Guss Jr., Joe Zrostlik, Justin Kay, Ryan Dolan
Consolation race winners: Andy Nezworski, Andy Eckrich
Provisional starters: Charlie McKenna, Jeff Aikey, Darrel DeFrance, Jason Rauen
Next series race: July 22, Quad City Speedway (East Moline, IL) $3,000
Editor's note: Results and race details are unofficial.