Author - Cole Queensland

Scott’s first win at Deer Creek seals first USMTS national championship

It was a night of many firsts for Johnny Scott on Saturday. Prior to Saturday’s show, there had been 102 United States Modified Touring Series features contested at the Deer Creek Speedway since the first on May 25, 2002. In the 103rd USMTS main event at ‘The Creek,’ Scott picked up his career-first victory on the high-banked 3/8-mile clay oval in Spring Valley, Minn. And not only did the 28-year-old driver of the No. 1st Rancho Milagro Racing VanderBuilt capture his 12th [...]

Doughty Tops Schwebach At Labor Day Duel

Spring Valley, MN (September 1) By: Todd Narveson The Adams Graphix WISSOTA Street Stocks were a part of the Labor Day Duel program at Deer Creek Speedway. It was the last appearance for the division for the 2018 race season. They were on the card with the USMTS Modifieds, USRA Stock Cars and USRA B-Mods. Fourteen cars started the 18-lap feature with Troy Voth and Bernie Adams leading the field to the green flag. Right off the bat, Zach Elward spun and [...]

Three Champions Will Be Crowned for 2018 Slingshot Season

August 25, 2018 Blake Trucking slingshot races at Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, MN came to a close on a hot and muggy afternoon on the Button Buck track. For some of these drivers, this may potentially be their final points race of their slingshot career making this race bittersweet. The Junior class was led by the 43 of Koby Wagner with the 7C of Curtis Parmenter on his outside. The 59 of Mason Stockhausen started second row inside. [...]

Drama Decides Point Champs At The Creek

Spring Valley, MN (August 25) By: Todd Narveson - Phot Credit: Scott Gulbranson Photography It was championship night at Deer Creek Speedway this week. Several point titles were up for grabs on the final night for track points. A couple of the titles were decided in dramatic fashion. In the end four of the five champions captured their first titles. Another huge field of 128 cars descended on the speedway. The show was presented by Kibble Equipment, Randy & Sandy Norby, Wagner [...]

Reps Rallies Again In The Seniors, Wagner Dominating The Juniors

August 18, 2018 Blake Trucking Slingshot races at Deercreek Speedway in Spring Valley, MN is soon coming to a close, and in just one more week, champions will be crowned for the 2018 slingshot season. For some racers, it will be bittersweet since this will be there farewell slingshot career race. Hopefully we continue to see these racers on the big track in the upcoming years. In the Junior class, it was the 59 of Mason Stockhausen on pole with [...]

Foss, Wasmund & Richards Get First Wins At The Creek

Spring Valley, MN (August 18) By: Todd Narveson - Photo Credit: Scott Gulbranson Photography The Deer Creek Speedway hosted a very special night of racing on Saturday. It was Veterans Night at the track and Clements Chevrolet of Rochester provided free admission for all military veterans, current military and a guest. The event was a fundraiser for the (DAV) Disabled American Veterans and specifically the Mayo SE Chapter 28. All of the money raised will stay to help veterans in southeast Minnesota. There [...]

Reps Races Her Way To Victory, Wagner Adds Another Win To His Season

August 11, 2018 Blake Trucking Slingshot races at Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, MN did not disappoint! The weather was hot and dry which made for a slippery, dusty track. Even with these conditions, the skilled slingshot drivers managed to maneuver the track with determination to win. The Junior feature was led by the 43 of Koby Wagner with the 7C of Curtis Parmenter inside second row. Outside second row was the 59 of Mason Stockhausen. Wagner had a [...]

USRA Modifieds Race For More $$ On Veterans Night

Spring Valley, MN (August 14) By: Todd Narveson - Photo Credit: Scott Gulbranson Photography This Saturday, August 18 is Veterans Night at the Deer Creek Speedway presented by Clements Chevrolet of Rochester. All Military Personnel, All Veterans and a guest get in FREE! In addition, Veterans and Military Personnel get a free drink ticket. The USRA Modified drivers will be racing for more money thanks to an anonymous donor. An extra $1000 has been added to the feature winner’s total to make [...]

Miskowic & Doughty Score First Deer Creek Wins

Spring Valley, MN (August 11) By: Todd Narveson - Photo Credit: Scott Gulbranson Photography The weather was hot and so was the racing this week at Deer Creek Speedway. This week’s program was presented by Compeer Financial, Charlie’s Auto Repair and Old Dutch Foods. The Dirt Doctor Trucking WISSOTA Midwest Modifieds started off the feature racing with their 18-lap race. The race got off to a rocky start with two cautions before the first lap could be completed. Don Schaefer would jump off [...]

Carter makes Harris Clash history on record-breaking night at Deer Creek Feature

SPRING VALLEY, Minn. (Aug. 7) Photo Credit: Scott Gulbranson Photography – A history-making night turned out to be a record-breaking night Tuesday at Deer Creek Speedway. Cayden Carter raced from 17th starting to win the IMCA Modified main event, and $3,000, at the Harris Clash, the first IMCA event held at Spring Valley. Ninth starting Jake McBirnie topped the Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMod feature and earned $1,000. Ninety-six Modifieds and 55 SportMods were entered with the total car count of 151 [...]