Wet Forecast Dooms Lucas Late Model Stop at Deer Creek

SPRING VALLEY, MINN (May 18, 2019) – Mother Nature has intervened once again, washing out the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series, NAPA North Star Nationals scheduled for Saturday at Deer Creek Speedway. A forecast for heavy rain and severe thunderstorms throughout the region over the next 24 hours has forced track and series officials to cancel the event. “This is really disappointing for us, our fans and our drivers,” said Series Director Rick Schwallie. “The safety of everyone is our [...]

Clean Sweeps Highlight Racing At “The Creek”

Spring Valley, MN (May 11) By: Todd Narveson A blustery and cold evening greeted race fans at Deer Creek Speedway this week. A smaller than normal crowd of die-hard fans witnessed 110-cars take to the track. Rent-N-Save of Austin presented the program which also honored the Mom’s in attendance for Mother’s Day weekend. Jake Timm, Jim Chisholm, Nick Koehler and Dustin Doughty got out the brooms and scored clean sweeps when they won their heat in feature race in their respective classes. [...]

Angst, Searing, Chisholm, Weiss & Adams Nab Deer Creek Opener

Spring Valley, MN (May 4) By: Todd Narveson After being delayed by almost a month, the Deer Creek Speedway season opener finally took place. It was a beautiful day for racing and 115-race cars turned out for the show. Twenty-five Dirt Doctor Trucking WISSOTA Midwest Modifieds took the green flag for their 18-lap feature. Outside pole sitter Mitch Weiss took the early advantage while Jason Haugerud raced Kylie Kath for second. Kath took the spot on lap two and chased down Weiss. Cole [...]

Season Opener Postponed Until May 4

Due to the cold temperature and high chances of precipitation the 2019 season opener has been rescheduled for Saturday, May 4, 2019.  Racing action will feature USRA Modifieds & B-Mods, WISSOTA Super Stocks, Midwest Modifieds & Street Stocks.  Pit gates open at 3pm, grandstands at 4pm, hot laps at 5:30 and racing at 6pm. The Deer Creek Speedway is a high-banked 3/8-mile clay oval which sits on 60 acres just 15-miles south of Rochester, MN with one of America’s most [...]

Deer Creek Speedway Set For 2019 Season

Spring Valley, MN By: Todd Narveson The Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, MN has unveiled the schedule of events for the 2019 race season. This year will mark the 24th year for the speedway and will be the 18th under the direction of the Queensland family. The facility is well known for hosting big race events and 2019 will be no different. All of that to go along with the great weekly racing program that takes place every Saturday. There will [...]