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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Seneca’s Gomola Wins Sprint Car Feature at Mercer’s Raceway

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Seneca’s Gomola Wins Sprint Car Feature at Mercer’s Raceway

| April 16, 2019

MERCER, Pa. – The old saying “third time’s a charm” rang true for Michaels’ Mercer Raceway this past Saturday where the track got their 2019 season underway.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Weekly Racing Action Returns to Michaels’ Mercer Raceway in 2019

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Weekly Racing Action Returns to Michaels’ Mercer Raceway in 2019

| March 26, 2019

MERCER, Pa. – Spring is here and that means the western Pennsylvania racing season is just around the corner!

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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: Record-Breaking Car Counts, Huge Crowds for Mercer Speedway

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Record-Breaking Car Counts, Huge Crowds for Mercer Speedway

| July 17, 2018

When the Bova and Priester families joined forces with former racer turned promoter Eric Williams a little over a month ago to promote a race weekend at the now-closed Mercer Raceway Park they didn’t know what to expect.

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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: 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: Blose, Surra, Frantz, Waltman Win at Thunder Mountain

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Blose, Surra, Frantz, Waltman Win at Thunder Mountain

| August 15, 2017

Another rainy Friday meant frustration for Lernerville Speedway along with their racers and fans.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Tony Stewart Once Again in Victory Lane

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Tony Stewart Once Again in Victory Lane

| July 26, 2017

Despite the threat of rain most of the weekend there was still plenty of racing action this past week that even spilled over into Monday evening.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Fundraiser Set Up for Driver Critically Injured in Crash

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Fundraiser Set Up for Driver Critically Injured in Crash

| July 5, 2017

Like a broken record, area tracks and racers spent this past weekend dodging raindrops in between races once again.

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