August 23, 2019 - On Friday night Derek Groomer returned to action at Paragon Speedway (Paragon, Indiana) piloting his Millikan Smiles No. D48 Open Wheel Modified. Passing five cars in his heat, Groomer streaked to a heat race victory which positioned him 6th on the starting grid for the main event. Outrunning James Walters, Derek soared to his sixth win of the season over Walters, Jake Leitzman, Jeff Deckard, and Roby Brickert.

Full results from this event are available at www.ParagonSpeedway.com.

August 17, 2019 - Derek Groomer invaded Paragon Speedway (Paragon, Indiana) on Friday evening competing in a field of 19 UMP Modifieds. Passing five cars in his heat, Groomer streaked to a heat race victory locking his spot into the opening night feature. Rolling off 3rd, Derek jumped up one spot to place 2nd behind Will Krup with James Walters, Dustin Beck, and Jordan Wever trailing them to the checkers. 

On Saturday night at Lincoln Park Speedway (Putnamville, Indiana), Derek recorded a 3rd place finish in his heat which positioned him eighth on the starting grid for the A-Main. Breaking into the Top-5, Groomer gained five spots reeling in a 3rd place finish behind James Walters and Jimmie Haager with Rob Brickert and Jeff Deckard rounding out the Top-5.

Full results from these events are available at www.ParagonSpeedway.com and www.LincolnParkSpeedway.com.

August 3, 2019 - Friday night saw Derek Groomer return to action at Paragon Speedway (Paragon, Indiana) piloting his Groomer Asphalt Paving No. D48 Open Wheel Modified entry. Jumping up two spots in his heat, Groomer scored a runner-up finish behind Nathan Voorhies which positioned him 4th on the starting grid for the main event. Topping polesitter Tyler Loughmiller, Derek Groomer charged to fifth win of the season over Loughmiller, Jake Leitzman, James Walters, and Jeff Deckard.

The following night at Brownstown Speedway (Brownstown, Indiana) for the Hall of Fame Classic, Derek locked his spot into the A-Main with a 3rd place finish in is heat. Reeling in a Top-5 finish in the feature, Groomer scored a 5th place spot behind Nick Hoffman, Jacoby Hines, Ryan Thomas, and Earl Plessinger.

Full results from these events are available at www.ParagonSpeedway.com and www.BrownstownSpeedway.com.