Darren Hagen Wins at I-69 to Start Indiana Midget Week

Darren Hagen

June 8th, I-69 Speedway, Gas City, Indiana USAC Mopar National Midget Series point leader Darren Hagen of Riverside, Calif. caught early race leader Zach Daum on lap 13 and led the final 18 laps to win Wednesday night’s 30-lap “Indiana Midget Week” opener at Gas City I-69 Speedway in his Weld Racing equipped, Esslinger powered midget sprint car. Trailing Hagen at the checkered flag were Daum, who led the first 12 laps, Tracy Hines, Bobby East and Hunter Schuerenberg. Hagen leads East by 11 points in the National standings entering Thursday night’s IMW race at Lincoln Park Speedway at Putnamville, Ind.