Jacobs, Brauer, and Motl Take The WinCole Queensland
July 29, 2017 – Shanna Motl: Blake Trucking Slingshot races at Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, MN were back on the track after the rain the week prior made the Button Buck track too wet for racing. The Pee Wee feature had the 3 cars of 78j of Tucker Jacobs, the 7C of Curtis Parmenter, and the 59 of Mason Stockhausen. This week it was the 7C of Parmenter who started the 10 lap feature race, but the 78J of Jacobs was quick to take over the lead. The 59 of Stockhausen tried to close the gap between him and Parmenter while the 78J of Jacobs continued to stretch out his lead. Jacobs finished in 1st, followed by Parmenter in 2nd, and Stockhausen in 3rd.
The Junior feature race had the K34 of Kolton Brauer on pole with the 8T of Toby Kennedy on the outside and the 411 of Gavin Oldefendt 2nd row inside. The K34 of Brauer got out to an early lead on Kennedy and Oldefendt, which is where he stayed for this 12 lap feature race. The 411 of Oldefendt closed the gap between him and Kennedy, but Kennedy held his line to stay ahead of Oldefendt. Oldefendt finished in 3rd, Kenned in 2nd, and the K34 of Brauer finished in 1st.
The Senior feature had the 20 of Gage Motl on pole with the 25 of Joe Chisholm on the outside. Inside 2nd row was the 28jr of Devin Born with the 77 of Hunter Kennedy on the outside. 3rd row inside was the 29 of Lily Reps. The battle for this one was all up front between Motl and Chisholm who were side by side going into turn 2. Motl pulled out ahead of Chisholm, who continued to put pressure on the 20 of Motl. The 28jr of Born came within inches of Chisholm trying to take over that second place position while the 77 of Kennedy held onto 4th place with Reps in 5th. The 25 gave it one last shot with 3 laps to go, but it was the 20 of Motl who pulled out another win this week with the 25 of
Chisholm in 2nd, the 28jr of Born in 3rd, the 77 of Kennedy in 4th, and the 29 of Reps in 5th.
Heat race winners included the 78J of Jacobs and the 7C of Parmenter in the Pee Mark Motl, #20 USRA A-MOD Gage Motl #20 Senior Slingshot Wee class, the K34 of Brauer and the 8T of Kennedy in the Junior class, and the 20 of Motl in the Senior class.