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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Clear Weather Brings Big Weekend of Racing

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Clear Weather Brings Big Weekend of Racing

| August 13, 2020

For the first time in several weeks, the weather cooperated with area race tracks, which meant plenty of racing action over the weekend.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Rain Puts a Hold on Several Races

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Rain Puts a Hold on Several Races

| August 5, 2020

Rain was the big story this past weekend as the majority of local tracks lost their racing programs to weather.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Drivers Honor Fallen Racer at Lernerville & Mercer

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Drivers Honor Fallen Racer at Lernerville & Mercer

| July 29, 2020

Hot and dry weather made for plenty of action over the weekend on the western Pennsylvania racing circuit.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Local Sprint Car Racer Hawkins Killed in Work Accident

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Local Sprint Car Racer Hawkins Killed in Work Accident

| July 21, 2020

Local sprint car racer Brandon Hawkins passed away on Monday night after sustaining injuries in a work accident.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Sharon Speedway Enjoys Big Weekend Before Shutdown Order Hits

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Sharon Speedway Enjoys Big Weekend Before Shutdown Order Hits

| July 15, 2020

While Mother Nature wreaked havoc on most of the area tracks over the weekend, just across the Ohio border, Sharon Speedway was able to complete a huge weekend of racing with two big shows on Saturday and Sunday.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Bauer Scores First Lernerville Win

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Bauer Scores First Lernerville Win

| July 8, 2020

LERNERVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – Hot dry weather over the holiday weekend meant plenty of racing action in the area.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: A Successful Firecracker 100 Weekend

Rick’s Racing Roundup: A Successful Firecracker 100 Weekend

| July 1, 2020

LERNERVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – For the first time in several years Lernerville Speedway was able to complete the Firecracker 100 weekend without any major delays from Mother Nature.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Big Crowds Greet Opening of Lernerville Speedway

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Big Crowds Greet Opening of Lernerville Speedway

| June 24, 2020

LERNERVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – It was the longest wait for opening night in the fifty plus year history of the track, but this past Friday the gates finally opened for the first time in 2020 at Lernerville Speedway.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Race Tracks Kicked Off the 2020 Season With Perfect Weather

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Race Tracks Kicked Off the 2020 Season With Perfect Weather

| June 17, 2020

Western Pennsylvania was graced with perfect weather over the weekend as several area race tracks opened their 2020 seasons.

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Rick’s Racing Roundup: Racing Roars Back to Life at Tri-City Raceway

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Racing Roars Back to Life at Tri-City Raceway

| June 11, 2020

OAKLAND TWP., Pa. (EYT) – After sitting idle for nearly two years, Tri-City Raceway roared back to life this past Sunday with a pit area full of race cars, and in front of a standing-room-only crowd.

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