Wagner Captures First Win, Chisholm Shines Under The Lightsdeercreek
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 the first feature win for the 43 car of Koby Wagner. The 8T of Toby Kennedy drove a smooth race finishing in the 2nd place spot while the K34 car of Kolton Brauer and the 411 of Gavin Oldefendt drove hard for the 3rd and 4th place positions. Kolton Brauer finished in 4th place with a tough break in the race causing him to pull off the track for the final few laps, putting the 411 car finishing in 3rd place.
The junior class slingshot race had 8 cars battling for that top position with the 25 car of smokin’ Joe Chisholm taking the early lead over the 34JR car of Braden Brauer. The 20 car of Gage Motl and the 77 car of Hunter Kennedy fought hard for the 3rd and 4th positions again this week. The 7 car of Jordan Peterson ran a smooth 5th place position with the 12 car of Ayden Howard hot on his tail. The 3C of Cameron McCarrick joined the junior slingshot races this week adding more excitement to the mix. The 28Jr of Devin Born was in the final 8th position for most of the race, but a caution with only 2 laps to go gave him the opportunity he needed to find himself sliding into the 7th place spot on turn 4 of the final lap. The final outcome was the 25 car of Joe Chisholm taking the checkered flag again this week, the 34JR car of Braden Brauer in 2nd, the 20 car of Gage Motl in 3rd for his first top 3 finish in the slingshot class. The 77 car of Hunter Kennedy in 4th, the 7 car of Jordan Peterson moving up this week in 5th place, the 12 car of Ayden Howard in 6th, the 28JR car of Devin Born in 7th, and the 3C car of Cameron McCarrick wrapping up the 8th place finish.
The senior class ran under the lights during the intermission of the big race with Jim Chisholm setting the pace out in front. Jim led the racers to the checkered flag to finish in first place putting him on top of the points for the season. The 60 car of Coby Mann ran hard to finish in 2nd place. Tianna Mithun in the 53 car didn’t let up finishing in 3rd place, followed by the 4W of Tucker Williams, the 44 car of Karlie Wagner, and the 18R of Evan Reyna. All Senior races gave it all they had and put on a good show for the crowd.
Heat race winners included the 411 of the Gavin Oldefendt and the 43 of Koby Wagner in the pee wee class. The 20 car of Gage Motl, 34JR car of Braden Brauer, the 25 car of Joe Chisholm, and the 12 car of Ayden Howard in the junior class turned out heat race wins. The senior class heat winner was Jim Chisholm.