Author - Joyce Eisele

VanGenderen, Smith, Logue, Smith, and Zehm weekly series winners, Johnston takes Hawkeye Challenge victory

June 26, 2021 One of the most unique races in the country was on tap at the Boone Speedway Saturday night, with the running of the Hawkeye Challenge.  Mother Nature tried to stop the racing before it began, but the track crew got the track back in racing condition after a persistent mist fell, and the program was only 16 minutes late in starting. The Hawkeye Challenge is one of the most unique races in the country...perhaps the world, and held [...]

Braaksma and Zehm first time winners, Logue makes it three-in-a-row

June 19, 2021 Boone Speedway continued its weekly racing series on Saturday night, with the Outlaw Mini Mod Series also hitting the track as an added attraction.  New faces visited victory lane...Ethan Braaksma in the IMCA Modified class, and Bryan Zehm in the IMCA STARS Mod Lites.  Donavon Smith and Braden Richards returned to Victory Lane from earlier season wins, and Johnathon Logue is on a roll, making it three-in-a-row.  The 2-Person Cruisers were in exhibition again this week, with [...]

Logue and Stanton go back-to-back, McBirnie, Jerovetz and Kennedy also take checkers

June 12, 2021 The Boone Speedway was back in action on Saturday night with 134 race cars checked in for another night of weekly racing.  Two drivers would repeat their wins from last week, and two new faces went to Victory Lane.   The 2-Person Cruisers were also in exhibition with the duo of Dalton Faber and Jacob Haag taking that win. The IMCA STARS Mod Lites started the feature racing with their 15-lap A Main event.  Last week's winner Jon Braathun [...]

Thornton, Mueller and Braathun score first wins, Logue and Stanton repeat

June 5, 2021 It was another Saturday night of weekly series point racing at the Boone Speedway with all classes in competition and a King of the Hill contest for the IMCA Hobby Stocks.  New winners came out of the IMCA Modified, IMCA Stock Car, and the IMCA Mod Lite classes, with repeat winners in the IMCA Northern SportMods, and IMCA Hobby Stock divisions.  The two person Cruisers were also in exhibition again, with the team of Don Mason and [...]

It’s Roberts in a thriller at the checkers, Smith, Olson, Knutson, and Glick also take wins

May 29, 2021 The racers came out in full force for Saturday night racing at the Boone Speedway with 169 cars packing the pits.  All IMCA regular classes would find first time winners on the season. The IMCA STARS Mod Lites were in town for a National event series race, as part of the Corn Belt Clash.  That winner was determined after the race through a disqualification. Also running in exhibition were the two-person cruisers, with Don Mason and Jason [...]

Berry, Stanton and Davis snag first wins, Mallicoat, Devin Smith, and Yaw repeat

May 22, 2021 It was another weekly racing series night on Saturday at the Boone Speedway, with the Karl Chevrolet Dirt Trucks also in competition.  The drivers were eager for some racing action with 146 cars checking into the pits.  There were also nine 2-person Cruiser cars in exhibition with the duo of Jacob Beadle and Riley McWherter taking home the winning trophy. Twenty-one My Race Pass IMCA STARS Mod Lites were the first up for feature racing.  This one turned [...]

Gilman puts it in victory lane, Jaennette, Logue, McDonald, and Yaw also take checkers

May 15, 2021 A little early evening rain shower didn't stop the racing at the Boone Speedway Saturday as the farming crew had the track back in shape quickly with just an eighteen minute delay in start time.  The IMCA Modifieds, Stock Cars, Northern SportMods, Hobby Stocks and Mod Lites, were on tap for their regular Saturday night series, and an added King of the Hill for the Modifieds added to the night's race program.  Also making their first appearance [...]

McBirnie by a nose in thrilling Modified feature

April 24, 2021 It was weekly racing series #3 at the Boone Speedway on Saturday night with IMCA Modifieds, Stock Cars, Northern SportMods, Hobby Stocks, and STARS Mod Lites in competition. Joel Huggins started on the pole and led all 15-laps of the IMCA STARS Mod Lite feature to take the win.  Jon Braathun was second, just beating third place finisher Joe Glick at the line.  Fourth went to Mike Kennedy, and Josh May took fifth. The 18 lap Northern SportMod feature [...]

Mallicoat and Rigby take first wins at Boone

April 17, 2021 It was week #2 of the weekly racing series at the Boone Speedway on Saturday night.  There were 164 drivers checked in for the racing action, and two drivers would step into victory lane for the very first time. Cody Yaw dominated the entire 15 laps of the IMCA STARS Mod Lite feature, leading all laps on his way to victory.  Yaw finished well ahead of second place Bryan Zehm.  Pole sitter Joel Huggins finished in third place, [...]