Josh Richards Wins ‘Gopher 50’ At Deer Creek Speedway

Josh Richards

Spring Valley, MN – July 13, 2011 Josh Richards of Shinnston, W.Va., made a spectacular surge to the front in his Weld Racing wheel equipped race car on the opening lap and never looked back en route to capturing Wednesday night’s 32nd annual NAPA Auto Parts ‘Gopher 50’ Charity Late Model Race at Deer Creek Speedway.  “It’s just awesome to finally get a win here at Deer Creek,” said Richards, whose $11,850 in earnings included a $1,000 bonus from NAPA Auto Parts. “These guys do a phenomenal job with this place. It’s one of my favorite tracks to come to every year.”