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Romping Ruter roars in USMTS ‘Hunt’ feature at Fairmont

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FAIRMONT, Minn. (Aug. 29) – Ryan Ruter was unstoppable Wednesday night as the United States Modified Touring Series invaded the Fairmont Raceway for the first of five straight nights of racing and the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup reached the halfway point in the 18-race campaign. Driving the #555 Sidebiter Chassis, the 28-year-old from Kanawha, Iowa, took the lead ...

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USMTS ‘Hunters’ hit the road for five-race Labor Day Weekend

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FAIRMONT, Minn. (Aug. 27) – Less than halfway through the 18-race Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup, the battle to become the next USMTS champion heats up this week as the drivers and teams hit the road for five days of guts and glory during the Labor Day Weekend. Rodney Sanders of Happy, Texas, has used his 4 wins, 23 ...

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Johnny Scott tops Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup feature at Nobles County Speedway

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WORTHINGTON, Minn. (Aug. 19) – Johnny Scott of Las Cruces, N.M., captured his first win during the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup Sunday evening at the Nobles County Speedway. It was his fourth overall win of the season and 13th of his USMTS career. From the pole position, Scott took the lead at the start and never looked back, ...

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Tesch makes it two straight with USMTS win at Upper Iowa Speedway

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DECORAH, Iowa (Aug. 18) – Jon Tesch made it back-to-back wins with a wire-to-wire victory Saturday night as the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup invaded the Upper Iowa Speedway in Decorah, Iowa. On the heels of scoring his first win in nearly a year Friday night, the 36-year-old rancher from Watertown, S.D., drew the pole position for the 40-lap ...

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Tesch conjures up USMTS ‘Hunt’ victory at Mississippi Thunder Speedway

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FOUNTAIN CITY, Wis. (Aug. 17) – Jon Tesch of Watertown, S.D., ended his dry spell just 17 days shy of the one-year anniversary of his last USMTS victory as he took the lead from Jason Hughes on lap 17 Friday night to score the victory at the Mississippi Thunder Speedway in Fountain City, Wis. It was the second career victory ...

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Jensen rolls to USMTS ‘Hunt’ win at Rice Lake

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RICE LAKE, Wis. (Aug. 16) – The United States Modified Touring Series rolled into the Rice Lake Speedway Thursday night for round 6 of the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup, and Joey Jensen of Forest Lake, Minn., rolled out with his third victory of the season and a $3,000 paycheck. Johnny Scott took the lead at the drop of ...

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Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup marches on with five nights at five tracks in Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin

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OGILVIE, Minn. (Aug. 13) –  After a four-race opening weekend, drivers competing in the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup get two days off before resuming their epic battle for the $15,000 champion’s check with five events at five dirt ovals in Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin this Wednesday-Sunday, Aug. 15-19. Each event will pay $3,000 to win and a minimum ...

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Gustin gets USMTS glory at Monett

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MONETT, Mo. (Aug. 12) – The United States Modified Touring Series rolled into the Monett Speedway for the 7th Annual USMTS Summer Shootout and the fourth round of the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup. And for the 61st time in four years, Ryan Gustin rolled out with the winner’s share of the prize money. After winning his heat race ...

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Phillips Picks Up USMTS Hunt Win

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(WHEATLAND, MISSOURI) August 11th, 2012 – Story Courtesy of USMTS PR, Jeff Nunn- Terry Phillips used his pole position to wire the field Saturday night at the Lucas Oil Speedway, leading the final 37 of 40 laps in the 3rd Annual Lucas Slick Mist Shootout main event in round 3 of the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup. Phillips blew ...

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Phillips finds victory lane in 3rd Annual USMTS Lucas Slick Mist Shootout

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WHEATLAND, Mo. (Aug. 11) – Terry Phillips used his pole position to wire the field Saturday night at the Lucas Oil Speedway, leading the final 37 of 40 laps in the 3rd Annual Lucas Slick Mist Shootout main event in round 3 of the Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup. Phillips blew out to a big lead after early leader ...

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Gustin draws first blood, captures opening event in Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup

GRAIN VALLEY, Mo. (Aug. 9) – Defending USMTS national champion Ryan Gustin of Marshalltown, Iowa, fired the first shot in this year’s Hunt for the USMTS Casey’s Cup powered by Swan Energy with a convincing victory Thursday night at the Valley Speedway in Grain Valley, Mo. Starting third in the 40-lap main event, Gustin passed Randy Timms in the first ...

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Stormy keeps USMTS Tipton trophy in Scott family

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TIPTON, Iowa (Aug. 3) – Stormy Scott kept the Tipton trophy in the family, leading the final 42 of 50 laps of the USMTS National Championship Series main event Friday night at the Cedar County Raceway to collect the $4,000 top prize. His younger twin brother, Johnny Scott, won this event last year when the USMTS Modifieds made their debut ...

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Hughes victorious in Vander Haag’s Battle at The Beaver

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ALTA, Iowa (Aug. 1) – Jason Hughes raced to a $4,000 victory Wednesday night as the USMTS National Championship Series invaded the Buena Vista Raceway for the 4th Annual Vander Haag’s Battle at The Beaver. Terry Phillips was in control throughout the main event, but Hughes slowly reeled in the leaders after starting in the 11th spot. With nine laps ...

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Gustin $25,000 richer after World Modified Dirt Track Championship triumph

SPRING VALLEY, Minn. (July 28) — Over the last couple of years, many people have called Ryan Gustin the best Modified driver on the planet today. After his victory Saturday night at the 2nd Annual World Modified Dirt Track Championship presented by Hanson Tire Service, it would be hard to argue with that. With 58 career wins over the last ...

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Grabouski on front row for $25,000-to-win WMDTC finale after wire-to-wire win Friday at Deer Creek Speedway

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SPRING VALLEY, Minn. (July 27) – Jordan Grabouski’s career-first USMTS victory was a big one. Friday night at the Deer Creek Speedway, Grabouski joined 54 other drivers using their “mulligan” to qualify for a second night and battle for one of six spots in Saturday’s 75-lap, $25,000-to-win main event at the World Modified Dirt Track Championship presented by Hanson Tire ...

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Sponsors step up, add $30,000 to WMDTC purse!

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SPRING VALLEY, Minn. (July 27) — More often than not, one or more of the fantastic sponsors of the USMTS and Deer Creek Speedway step up on race night and throw some extra cash to one or more dirvers in the field. But what happened tonight at the WMDTC is unprecedented. Hanson Tire Service, a long-time partner here at the ...

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Scott maneuvers to Thursday night win at World Modified Dirt Track Championship presented by Hanson Tire Service

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SPRING VALLEY, Minn. (July 26) — Stormy Scott has shown a penchant for stepping up his game when the stakes are high, and Thursday night at the Deer Creek Speedway he came through again with a thrilling victory during the second qualifying night at the 2nd Annual World Modified Dirt Track Championship. Having to qualify through a “B” Main and ...

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Jensen perfect on opening night of World Modified Dirt Track Championship

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By Jeff Nun Four weeks ago at the Deer Creek Speedway, Joey Jensen captured his career-first United States Modified Touring Series victory when he topped a USMTS National Championship Series event worth $5,000. Tonight at ‘The Creek,’ Jensen proved he’s no one-hit wonder as he turned in a flawless performance on the first qualifying night at the 2nd Annual World ...

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