Deery Series has Saturday date at West Liberty Raceway

Deery Brothers Summer Series

WEST LIBERTY, Iowa – Night number two of the 2017 Deery Brothers Summer Series takes the IMCA Late Model tour to West Liberty Raceway for a Saturday, April 8 show.

A top prize of $2,000 is at stake in the main event, scheduled for 40 laps. Minimum start money is $300.

Pit gates open at 4:30 p.m. and the grandstand opens at 5:30 p.m. Saturday. Racing follows 6:30 p.m. hot laps.

Also on the card are IMCA Modifieds, IMCA Sunoco Stock Cars, Karl Chevrolet Northern SportMods and Mach-1 Sport Compacts.

Spectator admission is $16 for adults, $14 for seniors ages 62 and over, $10 for students ages 13-17 and free for kids 12 and under. Pit passes are $30.

Saturday’s race program at West Liberty is presented by Casey’s General Store, which also gives pole starter and perfect attendance awards at all Deery Series events.

More information is available at the website or by calling 563 744-3620.

West Liberty also hosts June 13 and Sept. 22-23 events during the 31st annual Deery Series.

Nick Marolf was the winner when the tour opened last Saturday at 34 Raceway. He’ll bring the lead in both special series and IMCA Speedway Motors Weekly Racing national point standings to West Liberty this weekend.

Deery Brothers Summer Series top 20 point standings – 1. Nick Marolf, Wilton, 43; 2. Darrel DeFrance, Marshalltown, 41; 3. Tyler Bruening, Decorah, 39; 4. Chad Holladay, Muscatine, and Matt Ryan, Davenport, both 38; 6. Richie Gustin, Gilman, 36; 7. Luke Goedert, Guttenberg, and Jeff Aikey, Cedar Falls, both 35; 9. Scott Fitzpatrick, Wheatland, 34; 10. Jake Neal, Omaha, Neb., 33; 11. Jeff Tharp, Sherrill, and Jay Johnson, West Burlington, both 30; 13. Curt Schroeder, Newton, and Jesse Sobbing, Malvern, both 29; 15. Joel Callahan, Dubuque, and Curt Martin, Independence, both 26; 17. John Emerson, Waterloo, 25; 18. Jeremiah Hurst, Dubuque, and Rob Toland, Davenport, both 23; 20. Jona­than Brauns, Muscatine, 21.