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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Brookville’s Johnson Take Home Big Prize at Sharon Speedway

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Brookville’s Johnson Take Home Big Prize at Sharon Speedway

| June 20, 2018

It felt as if summer had finally arrived this past weekend as area fans and drivers were greeted by warm sunny weather.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Doug Drown First-Time Winner at Thunder Mountain

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Doug Drown First-Time Winner at Thunder Mountain

| June 12, 2018

Unlike most Fridays this summer, sunny skies greeted fans Friday at Thunder Mountain Speedway where the ULMS Late Model Series invaded for their second time in 2018.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: 14-Year Old Blaze Myers of Franklin Wins at Sharon Speedway

Rick’s Racing Roundup: 14-Year Old Blaze Myers of Franklin Wins at Sharon Speedway

| June 5, 2018

So far this season when race fans think of the weekend they think of rain, and this past weekend was no different.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Maresca Gets Win at Tri-City Sunday

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Maresca Gets Win at Tri-City Sunday

| May 22, 2018

Weather has been an issue every weekend so far this racing season and this past weekend was no different.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Thunder Mountain, Lernerville Get Races in Despite Foul Weather

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Thunder Mountain, Lernerville Get Races in Despite Foul Weather

| May 15, 2018

It was another dismal rain-filled weekend in Western Pennsylvania; one has to wonder if the rain will ever stop?

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Cranberry’s Ritchey Scores Win at PA Motor Speedway

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Cranberry’s Ritchey Scores Win at PA Motor Speedway

| May 8, 2018

It was another weekend of fighting Mother Nature for area tracks and drivers with rain hanging around Western Pennsylvania all weekend.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Shaffer Grabs $100K for Winning Spring Car World Championship

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Shaffer Grabs $100K for Winning Spring Car World Championship

| May 1, 2018

Despite the unseasonably cold weather the Western Pennsylvania racing season finally got underway this past weekend.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Franklin’s Lux Grabs Second Place at Ohio Race

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Franklin’s Lux Grabs Second Place at Ohio Race

| April 25, 2018

This past weekend saw another dominating performance from Mother Nature on the Western Pennsylvania racing circuit. (Photo: Matt Lux just missed his first feature win of 2018 over the weekend. Photo courtesy of Rick Rarer) Wet and cold weather forced both Lernerville Speedway and Sharon Speedway to postpone their season openers over the weekend. Lernerville […]

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Weather Gets in the Way of Opening Weekend

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Weather Gets in the Way of Opening Weekend

| April 17, 2018

The local racing season was set to get underway this weekend at Tri-City but Mother Nature had other plans.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Area Tracks Get Set for Racing Starting this Weekend at Tri-City Raceway

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Area Tracks Get Set for Racing Starting this Weekend at Tri-City Raceway

| April 10, 2018

It’s been a long cold winter, but with warmer temps forecasted for this weekend, Tri-City Raceway will try to get the Western Pennsylvania racing season started Saturday.

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