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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

August 24, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(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 […]

Return of “Steel Valley Thunder” Saturday plus Kids Bike Races on YSU Night

By Mike Leone

August 22, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…After a pair of successful special race events and a Charlie Daniels concert over the past week, Sharon Speedway will get back to its weekly attraction- “Steel Valley Thunder” this Saturday night, August 24. On the card will be the Governor Insurance Agency DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Barris Supply RUSH Late Models, Summit Racing […]

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 […]

Lou Blaney Memorial Tuesday; Blaney Brothers look to fend off invaders with Sprints; BRP Mod Tour also featured

By Mike Leone

August 16, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…The Lou Blaney Memorial is an event racers and fans look forward to each year. This year’s event will take place this Tuesday, August 20 as the fifth annual edition will feature “410” Sprint Cars and DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds. Ollie’s Bargain Outlet will again present the benefit for the Alzheimer’s Association. Racing will begin […]

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 […]

Charlie Daniels Band set to Perform Wednesday; Huckin Fillbillys opening act

By Mike Leone

August 11, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…After a successful free Fan Appreciation Night that packed the grandstands on Saturday night, Sharon Speedway is set to host a totally different event this Wednesday night, August 14 when the Charlie Daniels Band will perform live at the Speedway. The Huckin Fillbillys will be the opening act. The event is presented […]

BOSS Sprints & Sweeney RUSH Late Model Touring Series Doubleheader Saturday at Sharon

By Mike Leone

August 14, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…After losing the first BOSS/RUSH doubleheader to Mother Nature on July 6, Sharon Speedway is expecting better weather Saturday as the non-wing Buckeye Outlaw Sprint Series (BOSS) and Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Dirt Late Model Series will be the featured attraction this Saturday, August 17. The Gibson Insurance Agency Stock Cars, HTMA/Precise Racing […]

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 […]

“Fan Appreciation Night” to feature FREE general admission Saturday! Full “Steel Valley Thunder” program & autograph night on tap

By Mike Leone

August 7, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway was finally blessed with a beautiful day last Saturday as a season high 110 cars and great crowd turned out; that trend is expected to continue this Saturday night, August 10. The Governor Insurance DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Barris Supply RUSH Late Models, Summit Racing Equipment Modifieds, Gibson Insurance Agency Stock Cars, HTMA/Precise […]

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 […]

Hoping for good weather Saturday as “Steel Valley Thunder” returns for the 1st time since 6/22; Bill Kirila Memorial & Armed Forces Night

By Mike Leone

July 31, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…After yet another rainout last weekend, Sharon Speedway looks to get back in the swing of things this Saturday, August 3 with the return of “Steel Valley Thunder”. The last time the weekly six-division program was completed was back on June 22 due to several rainouts, an off night, and the July 20 special […]

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

SHARON RAINED OUT SATURDAY FOR 4TH TIME IN 5 RACES
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 […]

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