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Chisholm Sets Win Streak Record At Deer Creek

Spring Valley, MN (June 12) By: Todd Narveson Lower humidity and temperatures were welcomed by the fans and racers at Deer Creek Speedway this week. The program was presented by Podein’s Power Equipment, Express Pressure Washers, Randy & Sandy Norby along with B&K Millright, To say that USRA B-Mod racer Jim Chisholm is on a tear might be an understatement. He came into this week’s program in a four-way tie for the all-time win streak record at Deer Creek which is seven [...]

Lucas Oil MLRA Late models made for a very HOT night of racing with 82 cars at The Creek

Spring Valley, MN June 5th, 2021: Eric Thronson Lucas Oil MLRA Late Models: 26 Late Models came into Deer Creek, Hot, Fast and Loud. What a great show with dry conditions for qualifying and heat racing. But after some Deer Creek “farming” during the intermission, we were treated to some fast, smooth feature racing conditions. Even after the track began to take on rubber, the late models simply got faster, with the local rocket Jordan Yaggy #77Y winning his heat race [...]

USMTS Southern MN spring challenge brings 157 cars!

Spring Valley, MN May 29th, 2021: Eric Thronson 157 Hot Rods rolled into Deer Creek for the USMTS Southern MN Spring Challenge, including the USRA Stock Cars for their first 2021 visit. USMTS Modifieds:  49 Modifieds, made it a fantastic night of Racing with 6 heats races and 2 B-Features. The A Main provided the best starting Salute in Motorsports with their 4-wide American Flag parade lap as a salute to the crowd. The 40 laps with only a couple cautions, was [...]

Holy Cow, Remember that one night at Deer Creek!

Spring Valley, MN May 22nd, 2021: Eric Thronson 118 racers brought hopes & dreams to the Creek. Many realized them, others had them shattered with a side of Heartbreak. Napa Auto Care Center USRA Modifieds:  27 Mods put on a show at Deer Creek, as everyone was gearing up and preparing for the USMTS show next week. It was a “wide-open-Go-Fast Festival”, from the drop of the green on the first heat race to the very last turn of the feature. Drivers, [...]

Week 3, USRA brings some fast friends to The Creek

Spring Valley, MN May 15th, 2021: Eric Thronson 115 racers enjoyed a smooth fast track at The Creek. Napa Auto Care Centers USRA Modifieds:  18 racers, including a few for the first time this year, made for great racing as usual and after two fast heats, the feature provided another family with a racing first, lifetime memory for Ryan Wetzstein in the Families #90, to become an A-Mod FEATURE WINNER, at Deer Creek Speedway! With his, “greatest fan”, Grandfather Dave Wetzstein joining [...]

Week 2 provides side by side, edge of your seat racing!

Spring Valley, MN May 8th, 2021: Eric Thronson 86 racers made it a great night at the Creek. Napa Auto Care Centers USRA Modifieds: provided fast, close heat races and the feature was even better, with only one caution as Brandon Davis took the lead by lap 3. Brandon sailed his Mod up into the cushion and never looked back. Ryan Wetzstein was fast and made a run on the restart, but Davis was just on a mission and became the second [...]

2021 DEER CREEK OPENER PROVIDES SOME LIFELONG MEMORIES.

Spring Valley, MN May 1st, 2021: Eric Thronson 125 racecars converged on Deer Creek for the season opener, with many drivers in their cars for the first time and others looking to continue their success so far. Neil Eckhart and Spencer Stock lead the superstocks to the green flag on a smooth fast track. Eckhart and Stock jumped out to early side by side battle for the lead. But lurking behind them, were Jeff Brauer, Brandon Duellman and Dan Nissalke. With three [...]

Flawless O’Neil owns 2020 Featherlite Fall Jamboree

SEPTEMBER 26, 2020   by Jeff Nun, USMTS.com   With his second win in as many nights, Jake O’Neil completed a dominating month of September at the Deer Creek Speedway with an impressive win at the 22nd Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree on Saturday night. Thanks to a year turned upside down by the COVID-19 pandemic, this year’s Summit USMTS National Championship fueled by Casey’s show was cut from three to two days so O’Neil won’t get the opportunity to match the effort by Jason Hughes [...]

Chisholm chalks up record-setting fifth straight USRA B-Mod win at Featherlite Fall Jamboree

September 26, 2020  |  by Jeff Nun, USRARacing.com He’s only 17 years old, but the record that Jim Chisholm has amassed at the Deer Creek Speedway and Featherlite Fall Jamboree is something that may never be surpassed and will be talked about for generations. On Saturday night, Chisholm topped a thrilling 25-lap USRA B-Mod main event to complete a sweep of the weekend’s events for the Christie Door Company Iron Man Challenge built by Medieval Chassis. But these were more than back-to-back wins. They’re actually [...]

O’Neil notches another USMTS win in Featherlite Fall Jamboree opener

SEPTEMBER 25, 2020   by Jeff Nun, USMTS.com   On a night filled with jaw-dropping dirt modified racing action, Jake O’Neil continued his mastery of the Deer Creek Speedway on Friday with a crowd-pleasing victory on opening night of the 22nd Annual Featherlite Fall Jamboree. “Man , we’ve just been working really, really hard,” O’Neil said. “I just can’t say enough about Jimmy Owens. I get the basic kind of figured out a little bit, and then he gives me a spark every once in [...]