Dotson, Thompson are IMCA Harris Clash winners at Deer Creek

Ethan Dotson led all 30 laps in winning the Harris Clash for IMCA Modifieds for the second time Tuesday at Deer Creek Speedway. (Photo by Buck Monson) SPRING VALLEY, Minn. (Aug. 4) – Ethan Dotson had raced his way into the record book with his first Harris Clash victory.  He joined a select group of IMCA Modified drivers with his second on Tuesday night at Deer Creek Speedway. With total entries at a record 155 for the 29th annual Clash, Dotson became just [...]

New Faces Score Wins At Deer Creek

Spring Valley, MN (August 1) By: Todd Narveson Three new faces graced the Tralo Companies victory lane this week at Deer Creek Speedway with their first wins of the season. Two of those won for the first time at the speedway and for one of them it was career first. This week’s program was supported by Podein’s Power Equipment and Weber Auto Parts. Weather played a factor in the program with the threat of rain to move in. No B-main was ran [...]

Night Of The Brandon’s At Deer Creek

Spring Valley, MN (July 25) By: Todd Narveson For the second week in a row hot and humid conditions were in place at Deer Creek Speedway. Two new winners highlighted the racing action and for the second time this season three of the five winners were Brandons. Young Truck Line of Lyle along with Randy & Sandy Norby sponsored this week’s program. Spencer Stock and Adam Martinson led the WISSOTA Midwest Modifieds to the green flag for their 18-lap feature. Martinson took [...]

New Winners Take Top Honors At Deer Creek

Spring Valley, MN (July 18) By: Todd Narveson It was a hot and sultry evening at Deer Creek Speedway with temperatures in the 90’s and very high humidity levels. This week’s program was presented by Express Pressure Washers, Randy & Sandy Norby along with Schott Distributing. The USRA B-Mods were first on the speedway for their 18-lap main event. A pair of former track champions Brandon Hare and Kadden Kath led the 24-car field to the green flag. Hare would jump to [...]

Hare Ends Chisholm’s Win Streak At The Creek

Spring Valley, MN (July 4) By: Todd Narveson Hot and sultry conditions greeted race fans and racers this week at Deer Creek Speedway. Temperatures in the low 90’s and high humidity made for uncomfortable conditions, but the reward was an exciting night of racing. Everyone was treated to a fireworks show presented by Bill & Brenda Weber, Randy & Sandy Norby and Flashing Thunder Fireworks. Additional support for the show came from the Rochester Eagles Club and Kelly Construction. Twenty-one WISSOTA Midwest Modifieds [...]

Gopher 50 Postponed Until 2021

BATAVIA, Ohio (July 1, 2020) – In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series officials announce schedule changes for July. The events at Deer Creek Speedway on July 9th, as well as the July 10th-11th Clash at the Plex at Jackson Motorplex have been canceled. The state of Minnesota was scheduled to begin Phase IV of their Stay Safe Plan, a phased in approach to reopening, on July 1st. Unfortunately, Minnesota health officials have delayed that phase. [...]

Bleess Wins Modified Thriller At The Creek

Spring Valley, MN (June 27) By: Todd Narveson This week’s program at Deer Creek Speedway featured the annual “Pink Out” Night” with Join The Journey to raise awareness and money in the fight against breast cancer. There was a 50/50 drawing, donation buckets and a driver push-up challenge for the feature winners. Weber Auto Parts and the Osage Co-op helped support the program. Twenty-seven USRA B-Mods took the green flag for their 18-lap feature. Jim Chisholm drew the pole position and took [...]

June 20th Events Cancelled at The Creek

SPRING VALLEY, MN - June 20th:  All events scheduled for June 20th at Deer Creek Speedway have been cancelled due to the current conditions of the grounds and the recent rain. The action will pick back up next Saturday, June 27th with all five weekly classes. For more information visit us online at www.deercreekspeedway.com  or “LIKE” our Facebook Page.  You can also follow us on Twitter @DeerCreekSpeed (#TheCreek) or on our YouTube channel.    

Chisholm Continues To Be Hot At Deer Creek

Spring Valley, MN (June 13) By: Todd Narveson The weather was perfect for the second night of racing at Deer Creek Speedway. Another strong field of 100-cars showed up to battle it out for top honors. This week’s program was presented by Podein’s Power Equipment along with Randy & Sandy Norby. The WISSOTA Midwest Modifieds were on the speedway first for their 18-lap race. Jacob Toepper and Dan Wheeler led the 18-car field to the green flag. Wheeler took the lead while [...]

Bleess & Elward Sweep Deer Creek Opener

By: Todd Narveson Spring Valley, MN (June 6) The 25th Anniversary season finally took place after a two-month delay due to the Covid-19 pandemic. However while the races took place, the program was run without fans in attendance. A solid field of 100-cars signed in for the five division program. Rain showers and a wild lightning show from Mother Nature dotted the show, but the program was able to be completed with just a slight delay. The USRA B-Mods were up first for [...]