The rain held off long enough for stock car racing at Eagle River Speedway last Friday night, and threatening skies didn’t hold the racers back from making some exciting moves.
Both WISSOTA-sanctioned classes saw defending class champions pull the rabbit out of the hat to win their respective features.
In the Midwest Modified feature, Phelps’ Jerry Grasse used his 21 years of racing experience to keep defending champion Jesse Aho in check. That is, until Aho made a move that few drivers have ever attempted in the track’s 40-year history.
Aho went as low on the track as a