Cole Schill would prefer not to be organizing a special race this summer. After his dad Howie Schill died last December, though, Cole couldn’t imagine a better way to honor the River Cities Speedway veteran.
On Friday night, RCS’ late model race will be the Howie Schill Memorial, a Northern Late Model Racing Association special. The winner will receive $1,404, a nod to Howie’s No. 4 racecar.
“We’re honored that the family chooses RCS to honor him,” Grand Forks late model driver Brad Seng said. “He was very young to be passing away and left behind a great family and a great racing family.”
Seng said the track expects around 35 late models for the event.
“We kind of got through the hard grieving process and sometime in February messaged…