Author - Cole Queensland

Deer Creek Speedway Looking For Retired Racers

Spring Valley, MN - Todd Narveson On Saturday, July 28, the Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, Minnesota will be honoring and recognizing drivers from the past that laid the groundwork for the sport which we all love today. If you are a retired racer from the 1950’s through the 1990’s we would like you to attend this race. Did you race at places such as Rochester, Lansing, Austin, Kasson, Zumbrota, Morristown, Red Wing, Cannon Falls, Fountain City, St. Charles [...]

Davis, Kath & Nissalke Sweep Deer Creek

Spring Valley, MN (July 14) By: Todd Narveson - Photo Credit: Scott Gulbranson Photography A hot and sultry day greeted race enthusiasts at Deer Creek Speedway this week. A “Christmas In July” celebration was held along with the make-up date for the kid’s box car races and the annual fireworks display that were rained out a couple of weeks ago. This week’s event was presented by the Essig Agency, Titan Pro, Osage Coop and Blake Adams Racing. A big crowd was on [...]

Marlar Dominates Deer Creek

Photo: Gulbranson Photo - Spring Valley, MN– June 7, 2018– Mike Marlar was in a league of his own on Saturday night at Deer Creek Speedway for the 39th Annual Gopher 50 sanctioned by the World of Outlaws Craftsman® Late Model Series. Marlar set fast time, claimed his heat win and dominated the 24-car field during the 50-lap Sears Craftsman Feature en route to his third Series win of 2018. With this win, Marlar sits only two points shy (or [...]

Vanderbeek Nails Down Second Gopher 50 Title

Spring Valley, MN (July 7) By: Todd Narveson - Photo: Gulbranson Photography It was an absolute picture perfect day at Deer Creek Speedway for the 39th Annual Bigelow Homes Gopher 50. The beautiful weather brought a huge crowd to witness the show. The USRA Modifieds were on the program for the Gopher 50 along with the World Of Outlaws Craftsman Late Models. This was the 21st consecutive year that the Modifieds joined the Late Models in the annual summer classic. The show was [...]

Wagner Goes For A Wild Ride, Chisholm Gets His Second Win

The Blake Trucking Slingshot Series was underway again on Saturday June 23, 2018 at Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, MN. It was another beautiful day on hand with all kids and cars decked out in pink for Pink Out Night supporting breast cancer awareness. On pole to start the Junior slingshot race was the 78J of Tucker Jacobs with the 43 of Koby Wagner on his outside. Jacobs got a good jump on Wagner on the start, but it [...]

Four New Winners Highlight Pink-Out Night

Spring Valley, MN (June 23) - Photo Courtesy Scott Gulbranson Photo By: Todd Narveson This week featured Deer Creek Speedway’s annual “Pink Out” night. The night is dedicated to raise money and awareness on breast cancer for Join The Journey. There were t-shirt sales, 50/50 and silent auction fundraisers and the push-up challenge for the five feature race winners. The program was presented by Rochester Golf Carts, Ulven’s Hardware, Wagner Trucking and Evans Printing. Another big field of 120-racers assembled and put [...]

Wagner and Chisholm Get Their Turn On Top

June 16, 2018 was a hot and windy one for the slingshot races on the Button Buck Speedway in Spring Valley, MN. After being rained out the week prior, these kids didn’t seem to mind the heat! The Junior feature was led by the 43 of Koby Wagner alongside the 59 of Mason Stockhausen. Inside 2nd row was the 7C of Curtis Parmenter with the 78J of Tucker Jacobs on the outside. Wagner made no time getting himself off to [...]

Buses, Brooms and Roll-Overs Highlight Deer Creek Races

Spring Valley, MN (June 16) - By: Todd Narveson This week the school bus races and mascot night were the featured attraction at Deer Creek Speedway. Seven schools were represented in the bus races and five school mascots competed in “mascot Olympics” to determine their champion. All of that and 127-cars in the five weekly divisions put on an exciting show for the huge crowd on hand. This week’s event was presented by Podien’s Power Equipment, Randy & Sandy Norby, Wagner [...]

Parmenter and Motl Clench The First Wins of the 2018 Season!

Welcome back slingshot race fans! Patience has been the name of the game for this season and for the June 2, 2018 Blake Trucking slingshot race at Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley,MN. With no new pee wee drivers this year, the classes will consist of Junior class and Senior class drivers. The Junior 12 lap feature started with the 7C of Curtis Parmenter on pole with the 43 of Koby Wagner on his outside followed by the 78J of [...]

Eight Different Winners In Monster Show At Deer Creek

Spring Valley, MN (June 2) - Photo courtesy of Scott Gulbranson Photography By: Todd Narveson  Mother Nature tried in vain to stop the race program at Deer Creek Speedway. Rain showers hit the speedway late in the afternoon and delayed the start of the program just shy of two hours. The show was presented by Rent-N-Save, Randy & Sandy Norby, Travel Lanes & Supper Club along with Dohlman Lawn Care. There was still unfinished business with three make-up features from May 5 [...]