Monthly Archives - July 2017

Four Drivers Sweep Double Down At Deer Creek

Spring Valley, MN (July 29) - By: Todd Narveson:  This week’s program at Deer Creek Speedway featured Double Down night. Drivers could pay a voluntary $50 entry fee and race for double the normal purse. Many contingency prizes were offered up by several businesses adding to the racers possible bounty. This week’s event was presented by National Fleet Graphics along with Exhaust Pros of Northfield along with Randy and Sandy Norby. The largest car count of the season turned out with [...]

Drivers Sweep Up Competition At Deer Creek

Spring Valley, MN (July 22) - By: Todd Narveson:   This week at Deer Creek Speedway featured “Christmas In July” The track was decorated up for Christmas, Santa Claus was on hand and sled races were held to determine the weekly bike giveaway. There was also a campsite Christmas decoration contest at the campground. Clements Subaru also held a toy drive for the Salvation Army’s Toy & Joy Shop. Another big field of 110 cars signed in and five drivers would [...]

Motl, Brauer, and Jacobs Add Another Win To Their 2017 Season

Shanna Motl: July 15, 2017 Blake Trucking Slingshot races at Deer Creek Speedway had more fans than usual with Tasseldega Nights and free gate admission to the track.  The young slingshot drivers on the Button Buck were ready to show off their talent for everyone in the stands.  The Pee Wee feature race had the 78J of Tucker Jacobs on pole with the 7C of Curtis Parmenter on the outside.  These two young drivers have been battling it out [...]

Timm, Walski & Boumeester Take Wins At The Creek

Spring Valley, MN (July 15) By: Todd Narveson This week was Tasseldega Nights time at Deer Creek Speedway and that meant free admission to all fans in attendance. The gift to fans was provided by the Minnesota Corn Growers Association and with huge support from the area county corn and soybean growers along with many agriculture related businesses. The night was all about educating people on the Corn Growers and what they do. Also to inform the crowd on the benefits of [...]

Sanders Scores Gopher 50 Modified Title

Spring Valley, MN (July 8) - By: Todd Narveson:  The USRA Modifieds were once again a part of the 38th Annual Gopher 50 held at Deer Creek Speedway. The program was presented by Biglelow Homes, Arrow Building Centers and Miner’s Outdoor & Rec. Big bonus money was also put into the purse from the Rochester Eagles Club, Tralo Companies and Carroll’s Corn. A packed house was on hand to witness the Modifieds along with the World of Outlaws Craftsman Late Model [...]

Green Tops Ironman Stock Cars At Deer Creek

Spring Valley, MN (July 6):  The USRA Holley Ironman Stock Cars were on the undercard for the Workd Of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Cars at Deer Creek Speedway. Heat race action took place on June 29. Mother Nature rained out the Stock Car feature and only three laps of the Sprint Car A-Main got in before the rains came. So that set up a unique two-race make-up date to complete the show on July 6. Twenty-eight Stock Cars were on hand [...]

World of Outlaws return to Deer Creek Speedway on Thursday to complete A-Feature from June 29

SPRING VALLEY, Minn. — July 5, 2017 — The World of Outlaws Craftsman Sprint Car Series returns to Deer Creek Speedway in Spring Valley, Minn., on Thursday, July 6 to complete the remainder of the 40-lap A-Feature event, which was postponed by rain on Thursday, June 29. The A-Feature event will resume, where it left it off last week, with three laps complete and David Gravel leading. The USRA Stock Cars will also complete the remainder of their race program on [...]

Hoff & Wagner Score First Career Wins At Deer Creek

Spring Valley, MN (July 1) - By: Todd Narveson:  Finally Mother Nature provided a picture perfect evening for racing at Deer Creek Speedway. This week featured the Firecracker special with racing in all five divisions, school bus races and a huge fireworks display to end the program. This week’s event was presented by Trom Transport, Construction Partnership, BK Millright, Adams Graphix and Charlie’s Auto Repair. A huge crowd was on hand and a big field of 114-cars signed in to race. [...]