1July 26th, 2014 - Bloomington Speedway (Bloomington, Indiana) was once again the destination for the Derek Groomer Racing on Friday night. Fifteen UMP Open Wheel Modified were on hand for the Weekly Racing Series program, and winning the second heat race positioned Derek starting third in the feature. In the main event Groomer fell back to fourth early in the race but progressively worked his way forward. As the laps wound down Groomer had made his way to third and a last lap pass on Kenny Wallace earned him a second place finish behind race winner, Devin Gilpin. Wallace, Chad Combs, and Greg Amick rounded out the top five finishers. Full results from the program are available at www.BloomingtonSpeedway.com

Saturday night's event at Lincoln Park Speedway (Putnamville, Indiana) fell victim to Mother Nature. Further information is available at www.LincolnParkSpeedway.com

1July 19th, 2014 - Derek Groomer set out to enter a pair of events over the weekend, with action getting underway on Friday night at Bloomington Speedway (Bloomington, Indiana). Seventeen UMP Open Wheel Modifieds registered for the Weekly Racing Series program, and a heat race win would earn Derek the tenth starting spot in the feature. In the finale Groomer raced around the top ten for much of the event before taking the checkered flag in the ninth spot. Full results from the program are available at www.BloomingtonSpeedway.com

1On Saturday night action shifted to Lincoln Park Speedway (Putnamville, Indiana) for another Weekly Racing Series program, which drew a field of twenty-two Open Wheel Modifieds to the clay oval. A fifth to second run in his heat race would position Derek starting fourth in the main event. During the course of the feature Groomer raced to a second place finish behind race winner, Devin Gilpin. Dan Lewellen, Jake Humphrey, and Kenny Carmichael Sr. rounded out the top five finishers. Complete results from the event are available at www.LincolnParkSpeedway.com

1July 12th, 2014 - After Saturday's scheduled program at Lincoln Park Speedway (Putnamville, Indiana) was nixed by rain, Derek returned to Brownstown Speedway (Brownstown, Indiana). Sixteen UMP Open Wheel Modified registered for battle, and Groomer started his night by winning the first heat race. In the feature he raced his way to a fourth place finish behind race winner, Jared Bailey, Ryan Thomas, and Kent Robinson. Full results from the event are available at www.BrownstownSpeedway.com

1July 5th, 2014 - Derek Groomer kicked off his Fourth of July weekend on Friday night at Bloomington Speedway (Bloomington, Indiana). Derek swept the evening's activities, as nineteen Open Wheel Modified registered for the event. Groomer charged from fourth to win his heat race, earning him the third starting spot in the main event. Dereck took the lead on the opening lap of the feature and led the way en route to the win, which came over John Demoss, Stephen Schnapf, Chad Combs, and Greg Amick. Full results from the program are available at www.BloomingtonSpeedway.com

1A stout field of fifty-three entries assembled at Lawrenceburg Speedway (Lawrenceburg, Indiana) on Saturday evening for the annual Merrill Downey Memorial. The event posted a $4,444.44 top prize, and while Derek struggles in heat race action a b-main win earned him the nineteenth starting spot on the feature grid. During the course of the main event Groomer advanced eleven positions to a solid eighth place finish in the final rundown. Complete results from the event are available at www.LawrenceburgSpeedway.com