Viking Speedway: Satter, Blascyk, Hoium, Saurer and Robinson get feature wins

Brendan Blascyk, Ryan Satter, Trevor Saurer, Brady Gerdes and Kevin Wahl sit as point leaders through the June 18 races.

Ryan Satter
Ryan Satter of Dent points to the Viking Speedway crowd after winning a feature at the track on June 26, 2021. Satter got another win in the Street Stock feature in Alexandria on June 18, 2022.
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ALEXANDRIA — The Viking Speedway in Alexandria hosted its regular race night on Saturday with feature wins in five divisions up for grabs.

A total of 14 drivers made up the Street Stock Division at the start of the night as Ryan Satter of Dent took home the checkered flag in the feature. Kyle Dykhoff of Starbuck was second, and JJ Nieuwbeerta of Alexandria finished third.

Hoffman driver Brendan Blascyk won the Midwest Modifieds feature against 11 other drivers. Josh Muzik and Taylor Bitzan, both of Brandon, were second and third, respectively.

Brett Hoium of Villard won the nine-driver Modified feature. Travis Saurer of Elizabeth was second, and Villard’s Brady Gerdes took third.

Dalton’s Trevor Saurer won the eight-driver Super Stock feature. Glenwood drivers Karter Reents and Matt Miller were second and third, respectively.


The short-trackers feature that started with 13 drivers was won by Shawn Robinson of Dalton. Kevin Wahl of Fergus Falls was second, and Donnelly’s Tristan Raths was third.

VIKING SPEEDWAY TOP-FIVE POINT LEADERS (As of June 18): MIDWEST MODIFIEDS: Brendan Blascyk, Hoffman - 521; Shawn Olson, Alexandria - 486; Travis Saurer, Elizabeth - 484; Josh Muzik, Brandon - 473; Taylor Bitzan, Brandon - 454

STREET STOCK - Ryan Satter, Dent - 514; Jason Thimmesh, Garfield - 447; JJ Nieuwbeerta, Alexandria - 444; Roger Berkness, Eagle Bend - 421; Kyle Dykhoff, Starbuck - 320

SUPER STOCK - Trevor Saurer, Dalton - 537; Matt Miller, Glenwood - 523; Karter Reents, Glenwood - 494; Jack Koranda, Bluffton - 472; Jeff Crouse, Alexandria - 472

MODIFIEDS - Brady Gerdes, Villard - 513; Dustin Bitzan, Brandon - 505; Jason Thoennes, Garfield - 501; Travis Saurer, Elizabeth - 484; Talan Thoennes, Nelson - 410

SHORT TRACKERS - Kevin Wahl, Fergus Falls - 506; David Wahl, Fergus Falls - 504; Tristan Raths, Donnelly - 483; Maddie Swenson, Alexandria - 470; Brent Engler, Barrett - 467

Eric Morken is a sports and outdoor editor at the Echo Press Newspaper in Alexandria, Minnesota, a property of the Forum News Service. Morken covers a variety of stories throughout the Douglas County area, as well as statewide outdoor issues.
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