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DAYTONA BEACH, FLORIDA - FEBRUARY 18: Matt Mills, driver of the #5 J.F. Electric Chevrolet,  drives during practice for the NASCAR Xfinity Series Beef. It's What's For Dinner. 300 at Daytona International Speedway on February 18, 2022 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by James Gilbert/Getty Images) | Getty Images
DAYTONA BEACH, FLORIDA - FEBRUARY 18: Matt Mills, driver of the #5 J.F. Electric Chevrolet, drives during practice for the NASCAR Xfinity Series Beef. It's What's For Dinner. 300 at Daytona International Speedway on February 18, 2022 in Daytona Beach, Florida. (Photo by James Gilbert/Getty Images) | Getty Images

Matt Mills to Miss Kansas Xfinity Race Due to Flu

Matt Mills shared on Twitter that he won’t be able to compete in Saturday’s Kansas Lottery 300 Xfinity Series race at Kansas Speedway due to having the flu.

Originally, Mills was slated to drive the No. 5 Chevrolet for BJ McLeod Motorsports. Garrett Smithley will compete in place of Mills.

Mills tested negative for COVID-19 and expects to make a full recovery to be ready for the Xfinity Series race at Bristol on Friday, Sept. 16.