Monthly Archives - May 2015

Brauer brothers victorious, Kennedy brothers hang onto strong second place finishes!

Brauer brothers victorious, Kennedy brothers hang onto strong second place finishes! Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, MN once again brought the heat with the KC Lawn Care Slingshot races on Saturday, May 23, 2015. It was all about the Brauer brothers from Eyota, MN of Braden Brauer, the 34jr car in the junior division and his brother Kolton Brauer, the K34 car in the pee wee division this week. Another beautiful day made track conditions fast for the heat [...]

Waits Conquers USMTS Travelers During A&A Electric & Underground Southern MN Spring Challenge

Spring Valley MN - May 23, 2015:  (Photo courtsey of Gulbranson Photo)  A jam packed pit area of 143 cars greeted the fans as they pulled into the speedway on this Memorial Day Weekend. With the traveling shows of the United States Modified Touring Series and the Iron Man Stock Cars and B-Modifieds on hand along with two weekly classes the fans received their monies worth. After all preliminary races the crew reworked the track lightly creating a very smooth [...]

Waits wins second straight Minnesota Spring Challenge at Deer Creek Speedway

SPRING VALLEY, Minn.—Brad Waits took command at the drop of the green flag and proceeded to lead all 40 laps of Saturday’s main event for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by S&S Fishing & Rental at the Deer Creek Speedway. Waits, whose first of four United States Modified Touring Series victories at ‘The Creek’ came at the inaugural World Modified Dirt Track Championship here in 2011, had recent high school graduate Lucas Schott on his tail the whole way but [...]

Crapser adds to trophy case, Schmitt slides home safe in USRA Holley Iron Man Series duel at Deer Creek

SPRING VALLEY, Minn.—Tom Schmitt and Cory Crapser shared the victory lane spotlight Saturday night as the USRA Holley Iron Man Series invaded the Deer Creek Speedway for the 13th Annual Minnesota Spring Challenge presented by A&A Electrical & Underground. Crapser, who won Thursday night’s USRA B-Mod feature at the Crawford County Speedway, continued his memorable Memorial Day Weekend with a wire-to-wire win Saturday. From the outside of the front row, the Chippewa Falls, Wis., racer never faltered and cruised to his [...]

A&A Electric Southern Minnesota Spring Challenge This Week at The Creek

Featuring the USMTS Modifieds, USRA Holley Iron Man Stock Cars & B-Mods along with the WISSOTA Super Stocks and Street Stocks. SPRING VALLEY, MN - May 22, 2015:  For the 13th consecutive year Deer Creek Speedway will honor the brave men and women who defend this great country with the flag flying United States Modified Tour Series during the A&A Electric and Underground Southern Minnesota Spring Challenge. Also competing for the first time at The Creek in 2015 will be the [...]

Wagner Captures First Win, Chisholm Shines Under The Lights

Spring Valley, MN May 16, 2015  KC Lawn Care slingshot races at Deer Creek Speedway again wowed the crowd with all heat races keeping you on the edge of your seat! The rain from the morning made the track fast allowing these young drivers to show off some speed during their heat races. In the pee wee class, the race winner was the 43 car of Koby Wagner leading all 10 laps of the pee wee feature race. This is [...]


Spring Valley MN - May 17, 2015:  (Photos courtesy of Gulbranson Photo)  A warm and sticky Saturday afternoon greeted the fans and drivers at the speedway this week. Mother Nature brewed up some storms which missed us most of the day and then just as all the heat races were completed a quick rain shower passed through. Although not a lot of rain it took two hours with equipment and the help of some of our great drivers to [...]

This Week at The Creek: Point Battles Starting to Take Shape

SPRING VALLEY, MN – May 14, 2015:  (Picture courtesy of Gulbranson Photo)  The season has just begun but the point battles are starting to take shape. This Saturday night all five weekly classes will be back in action and teams will attempt to edge closer to the coveted championship titles. Nick Schwebach has started off the season strong in the WISSOTA Street Stock division picking up a pair of early season trips to victory lane but defending track champion Mike [...]

Schott and Kanz Continue Early Season Strength at The Creek

Spring Valley MN - May 10, 2015:  (Photos courtesy of Gulbranson Photo and Buck Monson Photo)  After a week of solid rain the crew was able to put together another good racetrack and with the help of the drivers room was found in the pit area for all the racers that showed even with unusable portions of the pits due to saturated grounds. The Dirt Doctor Trucking WISSOTA Street Stocks pulled onto the speedway first for their feature event. Brad [...]