Author - Joyce Eisele

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, [...]

Season Opener wins to Ward, Smith, Ryerson, Smith and May

April 10, 2021 Boone Speedway held its season points opener on Saturday night as the IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars, IMCA Karl Kustoms Northern SportMods, IMCA Sunoco Hobby Stocks, and for the first time running under the IMCA banner, the IMCA Stars Mod Lites, as they all began their quest for a track championship. The IMCA Stars Mod Lites kicked off feature racing with their inaugural IMCA sanctioned 15-lap main event.  Jon Braathun led the opening laps, only to have [...]

Braaksma, Smith, Logue, and Knutson take checkers at Boone Speedway Frostbuster

April 3, 2021 Boone Speedway opened its doors for the 2021 season on Saturday with the running of their Frostbuster special.  One hundred seventy-eight race cars came through the pit gates and put on a show for the crowd on hand. Johnathon Logue took home the trophy in the 25-lap IMCA Northern SportMod feature, capturing his first ever Frostbuster win at  Iowa's Action Track.  Logue started fifth, and quickly was battling early leader Dustin Lynch.  The two raced side-by-side for several [...]

Record breaking Wild Rose Casino Prelude to Super Nationals

September 5, 2020 Boone Speedway held its sixth annual Prelude to the Super Nationals on Saturday night, and a record breaking 412 cars came to tune up.  For the first time, the IMCA Sport Compacts were included, joining the Modifieds, Stock Cars, Northern SportMods, and Hobby Stocks. Feature racing kicked off with the 25 lap IMCA Northern SportMod A main.  Guy Ahlwardt, Antioch, California snatched the lead away from track champion Johnathon Logue, who had led from the start, on lap [...]

Season Championship night crowns five track champions

August 29, 2020 It was Season Championship night at the Boone Speedway Saturday.  Five drivers won features in their divisions and five drivers went home with a track championship title.  The top ten in points were locked into the feature, and a dash determined their starting spot for their respective A mains.  Last chance qualifiers in each division for those eleventh on back in season points, filled in the starting field for each class. The first class to hit the track [...]

Laney finds victory lane at Boone, Jerovetz, Ryerson, Nelson, and Stensland also victorious

August 22, 2020 It was Saturday night series #15 at the Boone Speedway with 175 cars checked in for another full night of racing action.  Cody Laney got his first win of the year under his belt in the IMCA Modified class, Troy Jerovetz won a squeaker at the line in the IMCA Stock Cars, and Chad Ryerson won a close one in the IMCA Northern SportMod division.  It was Dylan Nelson making a return visit to the winner's circle [...]

McBirnie posts first Modified victory, Smith and Logue repeat

August 15, 2020 The IMCA Super Nationals are in sight, and the drivers are already prepping for the 38th annual event.  Two hundred twenty-eight cars packed the pits on a night that included an IMCA Sport Compact shakedown along with all of the regular classes. Jake McBirnie would earn his first win in an IMCA Modified, Donavon Smith made it three in a row in the IMCA Stock Cars, and Johnathon Logue repeated his win from last week in the IMCA [...]

Dylan Thornton wins at the wire, Smith and Stensland repeat

August 8, 2020 It was another regular Saturday night series of racing at the Boone Speedway with the IMCA Northern SportMods getting some extra action.  There was an Elmquist Towing top 12 Dash for Cash, and a Walters Sanitary Service Trash Dash for the next 12 heat qualifiers.  A first time winner would emerge from the Modified ranks when Dylan Thornton won by inches at the wire.  Donavon Smith repeated his IMCA Stock Car win from last week, Johnathon Logue [...]