Sam Hornish Jr. dominated in his home state to win the NASCAR Xfinity Series Mid-Ohio Challenge in Lexington.
Hornish, who is from Defiance, Ohio, took the lead from rookie Daniel Hemric on lap 62 of 75 after the seventh caution at the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course. He beat him by 1.335 seconds.
Rookie Matt Tifft —a Hinckley, Ohio, native — was third, 2.373 seconds back of Hornish. James Davison and Andy Lally completed the top five.