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“FRIDAY NIGHT THUNDER” RAINED OUT FOR THE 6TH TIME IN 7 WEEKS AT SHARON

By Mike Leone

May 13, 2011

(Hartford, OH)…The un-relentless spring rains just won’t go away. After a sunny start to the day on Friday, thunderstorms developed late in the afternoon and pounded Sharon Speedway once again forcing the postponement of “Friday Night Thunder” to next Friday, May 20. This marked the sixth rainout in seven tries; however, the May […]

BUSY WEEKEND ON TAP WITH DOUBLEHEADER ACTION; “FRIDAY NIGHT THUNDER” PLUS 3 MAKE-UP FEATURES & “STEEL VALLEY THUNDER” SATURDAY

By Mike Leone

May 11, 2011

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway is set for another doubleheader weekend of racing action this Friday and Saturday, May 13 and 14. On tap is another installment of “Friday Night Thunder” at 7:30 p.m. and “Steel Valley Thunder” on Saturday night at 7 p.m. Saturday’s rain date is Sunday at 5:30.

Wet conditions have wrecked […]

KING BROS. TO PRESENT BOYS & GIRLS BIKE GIVEAWAY AT SHARON

By Mike Leone

May 10, 2011 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(Hartford, OH)…King Bros. Feed Supply and Redi Mix will present a new kids bike giveaway program beginning this Saturday night, May 14 at Sharon Speedway. Kids 4 to 14 will be able to sign up weekly up until intermission. If either Rex King, Sr. or Rex King, Jr. wins the Governor […]

KING RIDES RIM TO 2ND MOD WIN; PEGHER COMES FROM 11TH TO WIN FASTRAK LM; DELLINGER DOUBLES IN E-MODS & STOCKS FOR 2ND STRAIGHT WEEK; 2ND WIN FOR FUCHS IN MINIS

By Mike Leone

May 6, 2011

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway was once again able to sneak in their “Steel Valley Thunder” program on Saturday night. Scattered thunderstorms hit many areas throughout the region cancelling numerous racing programs once again; however, Sharon only had three brief showers late afternoon and skies cleared for a beautiful evening allowing the sixth Saturday night show out of […]

EVERYTHING A GO FOR TONIGHT’S “STEEL VALLEY THUNDER”; LAST WEEK’S PARKING PROCEDURE AGAIN IN EFFECT

By Mike Leone

May 7, 2011

(Hartford, OH)…Everything is a go for tonight’s fourth installment of “Steel Valley Thunder” with the green flag at 7 p.m. featuring the Governor Insurance Agency Big-Block Modifieds, Barris Supply FASTRAK Late Models, Ainsley 500 Heating & Cooling E-Mods, Gibson Insurance Agency Stock Cars, and the Presidential Lawn Care Mini Stocks. Tonight is Trumbull County School […]

HEAT RACES COMPLETED BEFORE RAIN WASHES OUT FEATURES FOR “FRIDAY NIGHT THUNDER”; MAKE-UP FEATURES TO BE RUN

By Mike Leone

May 6, 2011

(Hartford, OH)…Rain showers washed out the features events Friday night at Sharon Speedway after all of the heat races were completed. Make-up features will be run in subsequent events thus rain checks will be void. It was the sixth straight week rain has been in the forecast for the “Friday Night Thunder” programs.  […]

SHARON SEEKS TO COMPLETE 1ST DOUBLEHEADER WEEKEND OF THE YEAR FRIDAY & SATURDAY; 2 COMPLETE PROGRAMS SET TO HIT THE TRACK

By Mike Leone

May 4, 2011              

(Hartford, OH)…After a horrendous month of weather in April, Sharon Speedway is hoping the first weekend of May will finally provide the ability to complete the first doubleheader weekend of action.  Sharon Speedway is anxiously looking forward to “Friday Night Thunder” at 7:30 p.m. and “Steel Valley Thunder” on Saturday night at 7 p.m.  Saturday’s rain […]

MURDICK WINS IN 2011 MOD DEBUT; ROB BLAIR TOPS ANOTHER BIG FIELD OF 32 FASTRAK LATE MODELS; DELLINGER SWEEPS E-MODS & STOCKS FOR 1ST WINS; SCHARBA REPEATS IN MINIS

By Rich Berry & Mike Leone

April 30, 2011

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway continued their luck of completing events on Saturday nights as the fifth show was completed out of six tries; however, this time Mother Nature had no effect as a beautiful night brought out a great crowd and a season-high 125 cars in five divisions on Mahoning County School, Youth Sports, […]

EVERYTHING A GO WITH GREAT WEATHER FOR TONIGHT’S “STEEL VALLEY THUNDER”; LAST WEEK’S PARKING PROCEDURE AGAIN IN EFFECT

By Mike Leone

April 30, 2011

(Hartford, OH)…Everything is a go for tonight’s third installment of “Steel Valley Thunder” with the green flag at 7 p.m. featuring the Governor Insurance Agency Big-Block Modifieds, Barris Supply FASTRAK Late Models, Ainsley 500 Heating & Cooling E-Mods, Gibson Agency Stock Cars, and the Presidential Lawn Care Mini Stocks.

Because of the wet grounds still, last […]

“FRIDAY NIGHT THUNDER” RAINED OUT FOR THE 4TH TIME IN 5 WEEKS

By Mike Leone

April 29, 2011 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(Hartford, OH)…Like a broken record on Friday nights, rainy, windy, and cold weather has forced the postponement of “Friday Night Thunder” at Sharon Speedway for the fourth time in the first five weeks of racing. With the rain out, there will be “Friday Night Thunder” now next Friday, May 6 at 7:30 […]

PROSPECTS HIGH FOR COMPLETION OF 1ST DOUBLEHEADER WEEKEND WITH “FRIDAY NIGHT THUNDER” & SATURDAY’S “STEEL VALLEY THUNDER”

By Mike Leone

April 27, 2011

(Hartford, OH)…After a horrendous month of weather, Sharon Speedway is hoping the last weekend of April will finally provide the ability to complete the first doubleheader weekend of action. With just a chance of a morning shower on Friday and clearing skies and dry weather forecasted through Saturday night, Sharon Speedway is anxiously looking […]

MARTIN DOES IT AGAIN OVER BLAIR IN FASTRAK LATE MODELS BEATING 36 CARS; RASEY DOMINATES MODS; MICHAEL WINS EXCITING E-MOD MAIN; BURNS & SCHARBA BECOME 3RD DIFFERENT WINNERS IN STOCKS & MINIS

By Mike Leone

April 23, 2011 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

(Hartford, OH)…While every track in the region pulled the plug on their programs due to the inclement weather and wet grounds, Sharon Speedway once again forged on with their show on Saturday night. Clearing skies and temps in the low 70s in the afternoon gave fans and racers hope of being able to […]

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