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Aug 13, 2014


Frank Welch Memorial “94”

Grundy Co. Speedway This Fri Nite


Morris, IL– The Fifth annual Frank Welch Memorial “94” presented by Rod Baker Ford will take place this Fri Nite Aug 15, at the Historic Grundy County Speedway.

The program will consist of a 94-lap event in three segments 30, 30 and 34 with 3 different inverts and possibly 3 different segment winners, In other words “Something For Everyone” A unique scoring system of consistency a competitor must maintain will declare the overall winner, lowest score wins.

The 94 Lap Super late model event will carry a record purse for Friday nite competition with a Star Studded Field expected. The event will also feature a full program of Street Stocks and STARS Promotion 4 cylinders.

 The event honors the legendary Frank Welch who was a member of the Grundy County Agricultural District Fair Board for over 50 years, and served as its President for over 30 years; as well as serving as Race Promoter for the Grundy County Speedway from 1971 until his death in June 2009.


The place to be this Friday is the Grundy County Speedway. THE ONE BIG Race you don’t want to Miss! Text You’re Friends, like us on Facebook, Bring a Date, Bring the whole family.


Frank Welch 94 Past winners 2010 Brett Sontag `11 `12 Eddie Hoffman `13 Ricky Baker


Mark your Calendars-

Fri Nite Aug 22, Full Stockcar Program (rain date for Frank Welch 94)

Fri Nite Aug 29, Fan Appreciation nite Full Stock Car Program


Frank Welch Memorial 94 Special Prices

Stockcar racing every Friday Night thru Labor Day

The gates open Friday at 6:00 p.m., with time trials set for 6:45 p.m. and the first race getting the green flag at 8:00 p.m. Three Division feature races will highlight the program Including Illinois Truck & Equipment Super Late Model, Street Stocks, and STARS Promotion 4 Cylinders.

Adults -$15 Seniors $12 Children 11 & Under Free. Free Parking


For more information, call the speedway at (815) 942-5043 or go to


The track is located at 8890 N. Route 47 On Route 47 One mile North of I-80 At The Grundy Co Fairgrounds. Morris, IL 60450