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Heavy rains from Monday & more predicted forces Sharon to cancel the Ohio All Star Sprint Speedweek event for Tuesday night

By Mike Leone

June 24, 2014

(Hartford, OH)…For the second straight year, Mother Nature has intervened on the Ohio Speedweek event for the All Star Sprint Cars at Sharon Speedway. Last year, heavy thunderstorms hit the speedway before warm-ups, this year heavy rains on Monday night coupled with a forecast of continuing storms throughout the afternoon and evening on Tuesday […]

Swartzlander ends Kings & Weller’s run atop Big-Block Mods w/ 1st win; Lunger for the 4th time in RUSH LM; Clay wins 1st in Mods; Davis, Blackshear & Creech add wins in Stocks, Econos & Minis

By Matt Wertz & Mike Leone

June 21, 2014

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway completed the fifth straight Saturday night of short-track auto racing excitement as part of the “Steel Valley Thunder” 85th anniversary season. Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane on Lincoln Electric Night were Brian Swartzlander-Hovis Auto & Truck Supply DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Dennis Lunger, Jr.-Barris […]

“Steel Valley Thunder” returns Saturday for PCTC Night; Ohio Speedweek for All Star Sprints coming Tuesday

By Mike Leone

June 17, 2014

(Hartford, OH)…After another stellar turnout of fans packing the facility for Fan Appreciation and Autograph Night last Saturday, Sharon Speedway is hoping the great summer weather continues for the fifth straight week this Saturday night (June 21). The “Steel Valley Thunder” week eight program as part of the 85th anniversary season will include the […]

All Star Sprints coming to Sharon for Ohio Speedweek on June 24; Blaney Brothers set to defend home turf

By Mike Leone

June 13, 2014

(Hartford, OH)…The “410” Sprint Cars will be making their first of two appearances of the 2014 season at Sharon Speedway coming up Tuesday, June 24 when the All Star Circuit of Champions come to town for the 32nd annual Ohio Sprint Speedweek. The TUSA Mod Lites will also be on hand in a Mid-Atlantic regional event. […]

King Jr holds off dad for Big-Block Mod win #3; Lunger wins 3rd in RUSH LM; 1st wins for Dixon, Wagner & Fraley in Mods, Stocks & Econos; Creech again in Minis

By Mike Leone

June 14, 2014

(Hartford, OH)…For the fourth straight Saturday, Sharon Speedway was blessed with sunny skies and no threat of rain resulting in a huge crowd turning out for the second annual free Fan Appreciation Night! Fans also enjoyed an on-track autograph session with all of the racers at intermission. Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & […]

FREE general admission & autograph night on tap Saturday with a full “Steel Valley Thunder” program

By Mike Leone

June 10, 2014

(Hartford, OH)…Great summer weather has blessed Sharon Speedway each of the past three race nights and it appears that trend will continue for this Saturday night’s (June 14) rescheduled FREE Fan Appreciation & Autograph Night! The “Steel Valley Thunder” week seven program as part of the 85th anniversary season will include the Hovis Auto & Truck […]

King repeats opening night Big-Block Mod win; Thomas wins 3rd straight in RUSH LM; 4th win for Watson in Mods; #3 for Clark in Stocks; Burns again in Econos; 1st for Fuchs in Minis

By Mike Leone

June 7, 2014

(Hartford, OH)…For the third straight Saturday, Sharon Speedway was blessed with warm and sunny weather after battling Mother Nature with cold and damp conditions for much of April and May. Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane Rex King-Hovis Auto & Truck Supply DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Will Thomas III-Barris Supply RUSH […]

August 9 Johnny Zdelar Memorial Event Info Donations

On Saturday, August 9 a memorial event will be held for the late Johnny Zdelar, former crew chief for Rex King.

Those wishing to donate to the event can make checks payable to “Johnny Zdelar Memorial” at any Huntington Bank location or mail to:

Paige Wallace
6336 Merwin Chase Rd.
Brookfield, OH 44403

Click here for more info on the event

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Tight point races in place as month of June begins Saturday at Sharon for “Steel Valley Thunder”

By Mike Leone

June 4, 2014

(Hartford, OH)…After two straight sunny and warm Saturdays, it appears Sharon Speedway is in store for another one this Saturday night (June 7). The “Steel Valley Thunder” week six program as part of the 85th anniversary season will include the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Barris Supply RUSH Late Models, Summit […]

Weller stops Kings again for 2nd Big-Block Mod win; 2nd straight RUSH LM win for Thomas; 1st wins for McKinney, Martin & Blackshear; Creech again in Minis

By Mike Leone

May 31, 2014

(Hartford, OH)…After miserable weather throughout the month of April and most of May, Sharon Speedway was blessed with the second straight warm and sunny Saturday. A great crowd watched the following drivers celebrate in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane: Jim Weller, Jr.-Hovis Auto & Truck Supply DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Will Thomas […]

Sharon to close out month of May Saturday with “Steel Valley Thunder” plus RUSH Sportsman Mods

By Mike Leone

May 28, 2014

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway was finally blessed with sunny and warm conditions last Saturday for the first time this season and is hopeful that trend continues for this Saturday night (May 31). The “Steel Valley Thunder” week five program as part of the 85th anniversary season will include another special appearance by RUSH Sportsman Modifieds […]

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