Deer Creek Speedway Honors Drivers January 12Cole Queensland
Spring Valley, MN
By: Todd Narveson
The 2018 Deer Creek Speedway Awards Banquet will be held Saturday, January 12, 2019. It will take place at the Rochester International Event Center located at 7333 Airport View Drive SW in Rochester near the Rochester International Airport.
The festivities will kick off with a social hour beginning at 5:00 p.m. with the meal to follow at 6:00 p.m. The meal will consist of grilled chicken with chef’s choice sauce, burgundy peppercorn steak with demi glaze, a hand tossed caesar salad with garlic mashed potatoes, green beans along with assorted bars and cookies.
The awards portion of the evening will follow the meal at 7:00 p.m. The top five drivers in each of the five divisions will receive trophies with the top ten receiving point fund checks from their respective sanctioning bodies. Also the “King of the Creek” presented by A&A Electric and Underground will be crowned. Also the youngsters in the Slingshots will be presented with their awards and trophies also.
There will be five first time track champions crowned this year. Blake Adams, Jason Haugerud, Kadden Kath, Jim Chisholm and Nate Wasmund all collected their first championships this season. Jeff Brauer collected his seventh track title which ties Jason Cummins for most all-time championships.
After the awards ceremony, stick around for entertainment from 9:00 p.m. to 12:00 A.M.
All drivers, crews, sponsors and fan are encouraged to attend for a fun event with your racing family. For tickets, call the Deer Creek Speedway office at (507) 754-6107. Tickets to the banquet are $30 per person and tables will hold up to 8 people. Once again each champion will receive 2 FREE tickets to the banquet.
Hotel accommodations will be at the AmericInn By Wyndham located next to the Event Center at 7320 Airport View Drive SW, Rochester, MN 55902. Please call (507) 218-7903 for reservations and mention Deer Creek Speedway for a special rate.
So get your tickets ordered, rooms booked and be a part of the celebration of champions at the Deer Creek Speedway Awards Banquet.