Author - Cole Queensland

Sanders Holds Off Duellman To Deny Huge Bonus

Spring Valley, MN (July 27) - By: Todd Narveson After a week off due to rain, a perfect night for racing graced race fand and competitors this week at Deer Creek Speedway. A field of 103-race cars signed in and they put on a pretty good show for the crowd. This week’s program was presented by Wagner Trucking, Randy & Sandy Norby, Exhaust Pros of Northfield and the Scott Brown family. The Norby’s added an extra $200 for the B-Mod feature [...]

Richards Snags A Grand At Deer Creek

By: Todd Narveson - Spring Valley, MN (July 13) Photo: Buck Monson Photography It was a hot and sultry night this week at Deer Creek Speedway. The night featured “Christmas In July” along with the annual Mascot Night and School Bus Races that were rained out last month. The event was presented by the Essig Agency, Titan Pro, Blake Trucking and the Osage Co-op. Another great field of 111-cars filled the pit area along with seven school buses. The Dirt Doctor Trucking [...]

GO-PHER BROKE: Sheppard Holds off A Hounding Weiss to Win His First at Deer Creek

They say good things come to those who wait. They also say good things come to those who go out and create their own opportunities. On Saturday night at Deer Creek Speedway, those two proverbs seemed to play quite a significant role over the course of 50 laps in the Bigelow Homes Gopher 50, as Brandon Sheppard picked up his 11th win of the season after a brilliant move to take the lead and a stellar display of defense in [...]

Sorensen Claims 5g’s At Gopher 50

Spring Valley, MN (July 6) By: Todd Narveson The USRA Modifieds were the companion division for the World Of Outlaw Late Models for the 40th Annual Bigelow Homes Gopher 50. After three inches of rain fell the night before, it was a beautiful sun drenched race day at Deer Creek Speedway. Thirty-seven Modifieds checked in for the $5000 to win show before a huge crowd for this summer classic. They ran four heat races where the top 12 in passing points were [...]

Dahle Scores Emotional First Win At Deer Creek

Spring Valley, MN (June 29) By: Todd Narveson There were fireworks on the track and in the skies over Deer Creek Speedway Saturday with the annual Firecracker show. The fireworks were presented by Trom Transport, Flashing Thunder Fireworks and Deer Creek Speedway. Other support for the event came from Weber Auto Parts, Kelly Construction Solutions and First Supply. One-hundred eleven cars put on a whale of a show. Jacob Dahle took home a very emotional first win at the track while Brandon [...]

Weiss & Eckhart Grab Bonus Bucks At The Creek

By: Todd Narveson Spring Valley, MN) June 22 Racing action was back in swing for the Deer Creek Speedway after last weekend’s rain out. A big field of 117-cars turned out for Pink-Out Night at the speedway. The annual event to raise money for Join The Journey and the fight to end breast cancer. A preliminary calculation estimated that over $10,000 was raised from various activities that took place. This week’s event was presented by Old Dutch Foods, Weber Auto Parts, Evans [...]

Four Drivers Take First Wins At The Creek

By: Todd Narveson - Spring Valley, MN (June 8) Another great night weather wise greeted race fans and racers for action at Deer Creek Speedway. This week’s program was presented by Randy & Sandy Norby, Bob The Bug Man and Express Pressure Washers. Four drivers scored their first wins of the season this week and one continued his hot start to the season. In the five feature events there was only one caution flag. That came in the final race of [...]

Sorensen Wins Modified Thriller At The Creek

Spring Valley, MN (June 1) By: Todd Narveson It was another beautiful night for racing at Deer Creek Speedway. This week’s program featured and autograph session and out of car introductions for the WISSOTA AMSOIL Dirt Track Series Street Stock drivers. This week’s event was presented by Young Truck Line, Randy & Sandy Norby, Thompson Garage Door & Openers along with Dohlman Lawn Care. Three drivers scored their first wins of the season while two more got their second win along with [...]

Sorensen dusts USMTS drivers at Deer Creek

On the anniversary of his first USMTS triumph, Dustin Sorensen of nearby Rochester, Minn., doubled his career win total Saturday with another wire-to-wire victory at the Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, Minn. It was Saturday night of Memorial Day Weekend last year when Sorensen led all 40 laps of the main event to become the youngest ever to stand in USMTS victory lane, breaking the record held by two-time USMTS National Champion Ryan Gustin since 2008. Now 18 years, 6 [...]

Zevenbergen, Chisholm cash in at ‘The Creek’

Saturday was a perfect night for racing at the Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, Minn., as 40 American Racer USRA Stock Cars presented by Medieval Chassis and 50 Out-Pace USRA B-Mods presented by Pace Performance packed the pits for the Arnold Motor Supply Iron Man Challenge at the 17th Annual Crenlo Southern Minnesota Spring Challenge presented by Real Racing Wheels. Ocheyedan, Iowa’s Elijah Zevenbergen pounced on the early lead from his outside pole starting position in the Stock Car [...]