RSSCategory: Rick’s Racing Roundup

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.

Continue Reading

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.

Continue Reading

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.

Continue Reading

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Polk Man Runs Through Victory Lane at Lernerville Speedway

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Polk Man Runs Through Victory Lane at Lernerville Speedway

| July 24, 2019

LERNERVILLE, Pa. – The weather was hot this past weekend and so was big block modified racer Jeremiah Shingledecker of Polk.

Continue Reading

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Local Driver Finds Victory Lane at Lernerville

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Local Driver Finds Victory Lane at Lernerville

| July 2, 2019

In between the thunderstorms, the weekend was hot and humid and most area tracks were able to dodge the severe storms and complete racing action.

Continue Reading

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.

Continue Reading

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!

Continue Reading

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.

Continue Reading

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.

Continue Reading

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.

Continue Reading