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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Powell Secures Track Championship at Thunder Mountain

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Powell Secures Track Championship at Thunder Mountain

| September 18, 2018

While the south was being terrorized by Hurricane Florence, sunny skies graced Northwest Pennsylvania where Thunder Mountain Speedway completed their season championship races this past Friday.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Despite Rainy Weather, Plenty of News as Racing Season Begins to Wind Down

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Despite Rainy Weather, Plenty of News as Racing Season Begins to Wind Down

| September 11, 2018

Despite a rainy weekend, there was still plenty of news this past week as the local racing season begins to wind down.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Racing Action was Fast and Furious with Plenty of Champions Crowned

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Racing Action was Fast and Furious with Plenty of Champions Crowned

| August 28, 2018

The final weekend of area racing before Labor Day found plenty of action and several champions crowned.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Rain Moves Past Allowing Some Racing to Take Place

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Rain Moves Past Allowing Some Racing to Take Place

| August 21, 2018

After a wet start to this past weekend with several cancellations around the area because of rain, Saturday saw a couple of tracks able to dry out and get some racing action in the books.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Blaney Returns to Winner’s Circle at Sharon Speedway

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Blaney Returns to Winner’s Circle at Sharon Speedway

| August 14, 2018

It has been a rough couple of past seasons for the six-time All-Star Champion Dale Blaney of Hartford, Ohio.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Legend’s Son Gets First Win at Lernerville

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Legend’s Son Gets First Win at Lernerville

| August 7, 2018

Another page was added to the Lernerville Speedway history books this past Friday when Sye Lynch visited victory lane for the first time.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: DuBois’ Gordon Snags Win at Sharon

Rick’s Racing Roundup: DuBois’ Gordon Snags Win at Sharon

| July 31, 2018

Western Pennsylvania was treated to some of the nicest weather of the summer over the weekend and that meant lots of racing at area tracks.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Sodeman Jr., Gunn Score Wins at Thunder Mountain

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Sodeman Jr., Gunn Score Wins at Thunder Mountain

| July 24, 2018

This past Friday, the 410 sprint cars returned to Thunder Mountain Speedway for their annual visit and they returned in record numbers.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Racing Returns to Mercer Raceway Park Friday and Saturday

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Racing Returns to Mercer Raceway Park Friday and Saturday

| July 10, 2018

This weekend there is finally some good news from Mercer Raceway Park, for the first time this season the track will open its gates so racing can return to the 3/8th mile dirt oval.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Great Two Win Weekend for Greg Oakes

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Great Two Win Weekend for Greg Oakes

| July 3, 2018

The hottest weekend of the year brought scorching temperatures and plenty of racing action at local Speedways.

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