By Ed Reichert
Rice Lake WI – Adams-Hansen Inc., the owners of the Rice Lake Speedway, have set the date for the 2017 awards banquet for Saturday night, February 17th.
To be held at the Rice Lake Elks Club, the banquet will honor the top ten in track points for all five divisions of cars that race at the Rice Lake Speedway. Also to be honored will be the top rookie in each division as well as a couple of special awards that are annually given out. Special awards will go out to the five track champions; Dustin Doughty of Oakdale MN in the Pure Stocks, Hunter VanGilder of Rice Lake in the Street Stocks, Shane Halopka of Greenwood in the Midwest Mods, Eric Olson of Ladysmith in the Super Stocks and Kevin Adams of Cameron in the Modifieds. It is also expected that a preliminary schedule for the 2018 racing season at the Rice Lake Speedway will be discussed.
Tickets are twenty five dollars per person and cover the meal along with beer and pop. The cut off date to return invitations is February 10th and reservations can be mailed to Box 303, Cameron WI 54822. The social hour begins at 6 pm with dinner at 7 pm and the awards ceremony and door prize drawings to be held following the meal.
The Elks Club is located one block East of North Main Street at 36 East Eau Claire Street in Rice Lake.