Boden Wins, Vanderboom Is Badger Micro Champion

Zach Boden.

PLYMOUTH, Wis. – Zach Boden won the 15-lap Badger 600 Micro Series presented by My RacePass feature held Saturday night at the Plymouth Dirt Track.

Jack Vanderboom finished fifth in the event, capturing the season championship. Vanderboom became the sixth different champion in Badger’s eight-year history of sanctioning 600 micro racing.

Zach Donner led the first three laps before Boden took over the lead. Boden led the remainder of the event, capturing his fifth series victory of the season.

Dohner, former series champion Tory Strauss, Preston Ruh and Vanderboom completed the top five. Dave Collins, the only other driver in contention for the championship, was sidelined in a lap five accident.

Notably, Scott Hatton has a virtual lock on the Zimbrick Chevrolet of Sun Prairie Badger Midget Racing Series title, currently holding a 116-point lead over Ryan Probst heading into the season-ending Scott Semmelmann Memorial at Beaver Dam Raceway on Sept. 22.

The finish:

1. Zach Boden; 2. Zach Dohner; 3. Tory Strauss; 4. Preston Ruh; 5. Jack Vanderboom; 6. Tyler Davis; 7. Miles Quadt; 8. Brady Portschy; 9. Dave Collins Jr.; 10. Emily Portschy.