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This will be the final week for drivers to gain valuable points before season championship night, as the track will take Friday, August 9th and 16th off. All five weekly classes have close points battles going to see who will be crowned 2013 champions.
For all you adults out there who enjoy drinking adult beverages, the Lee County Fair board will be holding $1.50 beer and $3.00 margarita specials all night. But we ask if you wish to drink, please be responsible and have a designated driver!
In action on the night will be the Budweiser IMCA Modifieds, Donnellson Tire IMCA Stock Cars, Shottenkirk Parts Express IMCA SportMods, Coor’s Light IMCA Hobby Stocks, and Suline Auto Parts Sport Compacts. The Coor’s Light IMCA Hobby Stocks will use a draw / redraw format for this weeks racing action. Remember there are no entry fees or track registration fees required to race.
Gates will open at 5:30 pm, hot laps at 7:00 pm, and racing at 7:30 pm. Grandstand admission will be adults $10, seniors $9, students 7-17 $5, and kids 6 & under FREE! Pit passes will be $25, ages 7-13 $15, and ages 6 & under $10.
Donnellson, IA (Friday, July 26th, 2013) – Races for tonight have been rained out. Hope to see everybody next Friday, August 2nd.
The first feature of the night was the 12 lap Coor’s Light IMCA Hobby Stocks, with Danny Miller and Ricky Miller Jr. making up the front row. But it was fourth place starter Jason See who grabbed the lead on lap 1 over Dustin Griffiths, who started 5th, and Andrew Hustead. See worked to hold back Griffiths over the next 8 laps, while Griffiths tried to fend off Hustead.
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Donnellson, IA (Monday, July 15, 2013) – Coming up this Friday, July 19th at the Lee County Speedway in Donnellson, IA will be Fan Appreciation Night presented by Midwest Performance & Power of Keokuk, IA, Hoenig Lawn Care and All Pro Lawn both of Ft. Madison, IA. All adults, seniors, and students 7-17 will be admitted into the grandstand for just $5, with all kids 6 & under FREE!
The Sunline Auto Parts IMCA Sport Compact special will be draw/redraw event, highlighted by a 20 lap feature. The drivers will determine their own payout for this special, based on the amount of cars signed in on the night. With 12 cars it will be $150 to win, 16 cars it will be $250 to win, 24 cars it will pay $500 to win, a 30 car field it will pay $700 to win, and just in case 40+ cars show up it will $1000 to win. There will be no entry fees or track registration fees required.
Dunker Concrete of Ursa, IL has posted a $53 bonus to the hard charger in the 20 lap Sunline Auto Parts IMCA Sport Compact feature.
Also in action on the night will be the Budweiser IMCA Modifieds racing for $500 to win, the Donnellson Tire IMCA Stock Cars, Shottenkirk Parts Express IMCA SportMods, and Coor’s Light IMCA Hobby Stocks.
Gates will open at 5:30 pm, hot laps at 7:00 pm, and racing at 7:30 pm. Don’t forget the grandstand admission for all adults, seniors, and students 7-17 is only $5, with kids 6 & under FREE! Pit passes will be $25, ages 7-13 $15, and ages 6 & under $10.
For more information about this event or any event at the Lee County Speedway can call Mike Van Genderen at 641-521-0330 or visit the tracks website at www.leecountyspeedway.com.
The first feature to take to the track was the 14 lap Sunline Auto Parts IMCA Sport Compacts, with Mike
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by Bill W
Donnellson, IA (Friday, July 12, 2013) – Sixteen year old Paul Nienhiser became the first repeat winner for the Brockway Mechanical & Roofing Sprint Invaders by winning at the Lee County Speedway in Donnellson, Iowa on Friday night during the Lee County Fair. It was the youngster’s second win with the Sprint Invaders this season.
Jon Agan, who swept his heat, the Dash and the feature in Donnellson in June, led early in the 25-lapper after starting in row two. He again captured his heat and the Dash. On lap three, Harold Pohren spun, collecting, Dave and Damian Getchell, bringing the yellow flag. At the time, Agan led Nienhiser Matt Sutton, Jimmy Davies and Shawn Petersen.
Davies shot under Sutton on the restart to take third. Agan and Nienhiser separated themselves from the pack, and the latter worked his way under Agan on lap eleven, finding some rubber in turns one and two. At the halfway point, Nienhiser led Agan, Davies, Ryan Jamison and Sutton. Two laps later, Jamison continued his charge into the third spot.
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This will be the third and final appearance by the Brockway Mechanical & Roofing Sprint Invaders for the 2013 season at the Lee County Speedway. Russ Hall, who is currently leading the points, won the first event back on April 5th, while Jon Agan won the past race held at the track back on June 20th. Fans can expect a field of 30+ Sprint Cars going for a top prize of $1,200. Drivers expected to be on hand include Russ Hall, Ryan Jamison, Dustin Selvage, Matt Krieger, Jimmy Davies, Paul Nienhiser, Daniel Bergquist, Josh Schneiderman, Jamie Ball, Jon Agan, Tim Moore, Dave Getchell, Bobby Mincer, Matt Sutton, Mike Houseman Jr., Jarrod Schneiderman, Chase Wanner, John Greenwood, Harold Pohren, Andy Huston, Mitchell Alexander, Justin Newberry, Randy Martin, Chris Martin, and many more.
The Budweiser IMCA Modifieds, Shottenkirk Parts Express IMCA SportMods, and SunlineAuto Parts IMCA Sport Compacts will be competing for track, IMCA national, regional and state points. A top prize of $500 has been posted for the Modifieds, while the SportMods will be going for $400 to win, and the Sport Compacts for $200 to win. There is no entry fees or track registration fees required for this event.
Gates will open at 5:30 pm, hot laps at 7:00 pm, with racing at 7:30 pm. Grandstand admissions are adults $15, students 7-17 $10, kids 6 & under FREE! Pit passes will be $30, ages 7-13 $15, and ages 6 & under $10.