Shingledecker wins 1st in Big-Block Mods; Thomas & Davis remain hot in RUSH LM & Stocks; #3 for Watson in Mods; Eucker & Gilliland keep on winning in Econos & Minis

By Mike Leone

September 7, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…After a week off, Sharon Speedway has hit the final stretch run of the 2013 season as the month of September kicked off on Saturday night. Mother Nature toyed with the Speedway with sprinkles and light showers throughout the evening, but the program was able to be completed with only a brief delay. A […]

King, Jr. & Thomas nail down 4th Big-Block Mod & RUSH LM wins; Gabrielson & Davis return to victory lane in Mods & Stocks; Double wins 7th in Econo Mods; Creech keeps on winning in Minis

By Mike Leone


(Hartford, OH)…It was chamber of commerce weather Saturday as Sharon Speedway completed another “Steel Valley Thunder” program after a busy week of racing beginning Tuesday night with the successful fifth annual “Lou Blaney Memorial”.

Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane on YSU Night were Rex King, Jr.-Governor Insurance DIRTcar Big-Block […]

Sodeman earns biggest career Sprint Car win in Lou Blaney Memorial holding off Griffith; Murdick continues Big-Block Mod hot streak with BRP win

By Mike Leone

August 20, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway hosted the fifth annual “Lou Blaney Memorial” on a beautiful Tuesday night. A big crowd turned out along with 27 “410” Sprint Cars and 39 DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds in the Ollie’s Bargain Outlet Alzheimer’s Association Benefit Event. Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane were Jack Sodeman, Jr.-“410” Sprint […]

Clean sweep of TT, heat, dash & Gary Knollinger Memorial for Montgomery in Sweeeny RUSH LM Tour; Career 1st win for Middaugh in BOSS Sprints; Point leader Clark wins Stocks; Econos & Minis to Fraley & Haefke

By Mike Leone

August 17, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway hosted a special event Saturday night featuring the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Touring Series in the “Gary Knollinger Memorial” and the BOSS non-wing Sprint Car Series on a beautiful Saturday night. Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane were Ryan Montgomery-Barris Supply RUSH Late Model […]

King & Lunger chalk up 4th Big-Block Mod & RUSH LM wins; Stiffler becomes 11th different Mod winner; Burns is 9th different Stock winner; Econos & Minis to Eucker & Gilliland

By Mike Leone

August 10, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway was back in action on Saturday night for another installment of “Steel Valley Thunder”. The weather cooperated for Fan Appreciation Night, which featured a first ever free general admission night! Fans flocked through the gates filling the frontstretch grandstands to capacity and a large turnout on the backstretch. Fans then took part […]

King Jr & Thomas garner 3rd wins in Big-Block Mods & RUSH LM; Dixon repeats in Mods; 1st for Carothers in Stocks; Double continues Econo Mod dominance; #2 for Fuchs in Minis

By Mike Leone

August 3, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…After suffering four rainouts in five events along with an off night on July 13 and a special event on a threatening July 20 night, Sharon Speedway was finally blessed with a beautiful day on Saturday night as the first “Steel Valley Thunder” weekly program was completed since June 22. The 110 cars in […]

Sharon rained out July 27 for the 4th time in the last 5 tries

By Mike Leone

July 27, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…After beating Mother Nature for 12 straight events from April 20-June 22, Sharon Speedway suffered its fourth rain out in the past five events. Rain showers started Saturday morning and were persistent until the noon hour, and with more rain expected throughout the afternoon and […]

All 5 winners Saturday get 1st wins including Briggs in ULMS Super Lates, Blair in RUSH LM Tour, Dixon in UEMS Mods, Duncan in Stocks & Blazczak in Minis; Whitling wins Sweeney engine giveaway

By Mike Leone

July 20, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…Despite heavy morning rain and a rain delay before the start of the heat races, Sharon Speedway finally was able to defeat Mother Nature on Saturday night completing the first race event since June 22.  Sharon had completed 12 straight race events then suffered three straight rainouts and was off last Saturday night.  A season […]

Sharon suffers 3rd straight rain out on Saturday, July 6

By Mike Leone

July 6, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…Like clockwork, after sunshine and dry weather graced Sharon Speedway all day long Saturday, a heavy thunderstorm moved in shortly after 6 PM washing out the “Off with the Tops” program on Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC Night.  The cancellation marked the third straight succumbed to Mother Nature after completing 12 straight events.

The event was to […]

Races rained out Saturday, June 29 for 2nd time of the week

By Mike Leone

June 29, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…After sunshine and dry weather graced Sharon Speedway all day long Saturday, rain showers that surrounded the speedway finally moved in shortly after 6 PM washing out the program.

Sharon had completed 12 straight events until Tuesday’s night’s Ohio Speedweek was rained out. Now Saturday marks the second straight cancellation, but first on a Saturday night […]


Saturday winners before the rain were Erick Rudolph-Mod Tour & Will Thomas-RUSH Late Models! The remaider of the features will be made up in spring 2017