Derick Grigsby drives the #69 Limited
Modified Class car. His home track is Boothill Speedway but he can
also be found racing at Ark-La-Tex Speedway. He lives in Marshall,
Team members helping Derick are:
Don Fleming, Dad-Wes Grigsby, Uncle Kenny Grigsby, Dustin Cole, Fiance
Erica Smith, Son - Ty Grigsby, Jason Ingalls, and other family members
Derick started racing in 2005 in the
Limited Modified Class at Boothill Speedway because his family has
always raced and he always loved it. His first win was that same
year. Career highlights include numerous wins and Track
Championships in Hot Stock Class, '10 Louisiana State Dirt Track
Champion in Factory Stock and Limited Modified Ark-La-Tex Speedway
Champion in Pro Mod and Limited Mod '12 Boothill Track Champion and 19
Feature wins in '12 season.
The thrill of racing for Derick is being
on the edge and out of control and fast at the same time. His most
exciting racing moment would be to win Texas Motor Speedway Dirt Track
Championship, of which he has not yet accomplished. He's most
proud of running 8th in the Points with USMTS first half of '09 with
just himself and Erica.
Derick's racing hero is his Dad, Wes
Of racing, Derick says, "Fun family
sport that can be enjoyed by fans of all ages!".
His favorite racing website is