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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 […]

“Steel Valley Thunder” returns Saturday for the 1st time since June 22; Gold Rush for the Kids; Armed Forces Night

By Mike Leone

July 23, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway looks to get back in the swing of things this Saturday, July 27 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 last Saturday’s special event. Race time is set for 7 […]

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 […]

Charlie Daniels Band coming to Sharon Wed, Aug 14 with Huckin Fillbillys presented by Hovis Auto & Truck Supply

Country music star Charlie Daniels and his band will be performing live at Sharon Speedway on Wednesday, August 14 presented by Hovis Auto & Truck Supply!  The opening act will be The Huckin Fillbillys.

Bring your lawn chairs, enjoy a cold beer, great food, and watch Charlie Daniels kick the devil back to Georgia all under the stars!

Advance tickets are $33 […]

Advance tickets on sale for Tuesday, August 20 Lou Blaney Memorial

The fifth annual “Lou Blaney Memorial” is coming up on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 featuring the “410” Sprint Cars for $5,000 to-win plus the BRP Big-Block Modified Tour for $2,000 to-win!

Advance tickets are on sale, which will admit ticket holders one-hour earlier admission at 3 PM for preferred seating by clicking here […]

Huge tripleheader of ULMS Super Lates, RUSH L.M. Tour & UEMS Mods Saturday plus Stocks, Minis & Sweeney Engine Giveaway

By Mike Leone

July 17, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway is hoping Mother Nature cuts some slack this Saturday (July 20) as a huge tripleheader is on the docket!  After completing 12 straight events, a race hasn’t been completed at the Hartford, Ohio oval since June 22 as three rainouts and an off night this past Saturday has halted action.

The rescheduled Sweeney Chevrolet […]

Paul “Putzy” Kekich passes away

Thoughts and prayers to the Kekich family on the passing of former Sprint Car racer Paul “Putzy” Kekich.  Paul’s sons Mike and Doug along with Mike’s son Adam both were all Sprint Car racers as well, and daughter Lori worked at the speedway in the past. […]

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 […]

BOSS Sprints & Sweeney RUSH L.M. Tour go “Off with the Tops” Saturday; RUSH driver to win a GM 604 engine

By Mike Leone

July 3, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…After completing 12 straight events, Sharon Speedway suffered through a pair of rainout last week first with the Ohio All Star Sprint Speedweek on Tuesday then lost its first “Steel Valley Thunder” on Saturday since April 13.  Sharon is hoping for better weather for this Saturday’s (July 6) “Off with the Tops” special event.

Sweeney Chevrolet […]

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 […]

“Steel Valley Thunder” 6-division racing up next on Food Drive Night at Saturday

By Mike Leone

June 26, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…After completing 12 straight events, Sharon Speedway wasn’t so lucky Tuesday as thunderstorms washed out the Ohio Sprint Speedweek event.  Sharon hopes for better weather this Saturday, June 29 as a full program of “Steel Valley Thunder” is on tap.  Though Saturdays haven’t featured the most wonderful weather, Sharon hasn’t had a Saturday cancelled since […]

Rain washes out Ohio Speedweek for All Star Sprints Tuesday night

By Mike Leone

June 25, 2013

(Hartford, OH)…Rain missed Sharon Speedway for the afternoon hours on Tuesday as it has for most of the year, but severe thunderstorms finally filled and a strong band came through just 5:30 p.m. that forced officials to cancel the Ohio Speedweek event that was to include the All Star Sprint Cars, Econo Mods, and Mini Stocks.  […]

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