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Torkelson wins first main event of 2015 at Deming Speedway

Derek Torkelson finished in first place in the Speedmart Hoosier 600 division by a margin of .083 seconds on Friday, May 22, at Deming Speedway.

Torkelson passed Kyle Mitchell on the bottom side of turn three to gain the lead in the final moments of the race. Mitchell finished in second place and Shaun Holtorf finished in third.

Jared Gundersen took first place in the Shots 2 Go Espresso 1200 division and Eric Turner finished in second. Brock Lemly placed third.

Jesse Schlotfeldt won his first main event of the year with a win in the Mytrafficman.NET 600 restricted main event by passing Sawyer Sorgenfrei on turn two. Sorgenfrei finished in second place and Darius Walker-Perkins took third.

Peyton Rambow won his fourth win in five races in the Kasey Kahne Junior Sprints.