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Former track regular Danny Holtgraver wins $10,000 in All Star Sprints; Jim Rasey ends 5-year winless drought in Big-Block Mods & becomes 1st repeat “Lou Blaney Memorial” winner after 8 years

Former track regular Danny Holtgraver wins $10,000 in All Star Sprints; Jim Rasey ends 5-year winless drought in Big-Block Mods & becomes 1st repeat “Lou Blaney Memorial” winner after 8 years

By Mike Leone

July 9, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway hosted the eighth annual “Lou Blaney Memorial” presented by Ollie’s Bargain Outlet on Saturday night as Tony Stewart’s Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars made their second and final appearance of the season and were joined by The Mod Tour for the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply Big-Block Modifieds.  A […]

“Lou Blaney Memorial” to feature All Star Sprints again with $10,000 on the line Saturday; The Mod Tour & several activities to benefit Alzheimer’s Assoc on tap

“Lou Blaney Memorial” to feature All Star Sprints again with $10,000 on the line Saturday; The Mod Tour & several activities to benefit Alzheimer’s Assoc on tap

By Mike Leone

July 6, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…One of the region’s most anticipated events is mere days away as Sharon Speedway is set to host the eighth annual “Lou Blaney Memorial” presented by Ollie’s Bargain Outlet this Saturday night (July 9) featuring Tony Stewart’s Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars and The Mod Tour for the Hovis Auto & […]

July 9 “Lou Blaney Memorial” Info & Times

July 9 “Lou Blaney Memorial” Info & Times

Information & times for Saturday’s Lou Blaney Memorial presented by Ollie’s Bargain Outlet featuring the All Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Cars & The Mod Tour for big blocks:

West side gate and Will Call opens at 1 PM
Registration for the Corn Hole tournament is around 1:15 PM with the tournament to begin at 2 PM. Cost is $30 per team if […]

July 9 “Lou Blaney Memorial” Live Auction Items

July 9 “Lou Blaney Memorial” Live Auction Items

Here is the current list of items for the live auction to be held at the speedway on July 9 for the “Lou Blaney Memorial” to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association:

Corn Hole set with Lou’s picture
Ohio State basketball tickets
Ohio State football tickets
Stand up of Brad Keselowski autographed and die cast “29” truck
Vivarin Jacket signed by David Blaney
4 tickets to the Knoxville Nationals  ($780 […]

King Jr breaks into Big-Block Mod victory lane for 1st of 2016; Impressive 5th win for Watson in Mods; Careers 1st for Shea in RUSH Mods; Clark & Lambert repeat in Stocks & Econos; #3 for Campbell in Minis

King Jr breaks into Big-Block Mod victory lane for 1st of 2016; Impressive 5th win for Watson in Mods; Careers 1st for Shea in RUSH Mods; Clark & Lambert repeat in Stocks & Econos; #3 for Campbell in Minis

By Mike Leone

July 2, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…The great stretch of beautiful weather continued on Saturday as Sharon Speedway was able to complete their seventh straight event without a rain out. Fans celebrated the Fourth of July weekend on “Armed Forces Night” witnessing great racing on a fast track. The following drivers were in Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane: Rex […]

“Armed Forces Night” Saturday with a full “Steel Valley Thunder” racing program

“Armed Forces Night” Saturday with a full “Steel Valley Thunder” racing program

By Mike Leone

June 28, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…After a terrible start weather wise to the season, Mother Nature has finally blessed Sharon Speedway with good weather and that trend is expected to continue this Saturday night (July 2).  With the second half of the 87th anniversary season set to get underway, Sharon will look to complete its seventh straight event.  The “Steel […]

Weller III doubles career Sharon win total with 3rd Big-Block Mod win; Career 1st for Wolbert in RUSH Mod Tour; Watson & Haefke keep on winning in E-Mods & Econos; Davis & Walker repeat in Stocks & Minis

Weller III doubles career Sharon win total with 3rd Big-Block Mod win; Career 1st for Wolbert in RUSH Mod Tour; Watson & Haefke keep on winning in E-Mods & Econos; Davis & Walker repeat in Stocks & Minis

By Mike Leone

June 25, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…After a rocky start with weather, Sharon Speedway has been blessed with sunshine and no chance of rain for the past three events and Saturday night made for the sixth straight event completed without a rain out. Celebrating in the Hovis Auto & Truck Supply victory lane with wins were Jimmy Weller III-Hovis Auto & […]

RUSH Sportsman Mod Tour & MFG Night highlight Saturday’s “Steel Valley Thunder” program

RUSH Sportsman Mod Tour & MFG Night highlight Saturday’s “Steel Valley Thunder” program

By Mike Leone

June 22, 2016         

(Hartford, OH)…Finally Mother Nature blessed Sharon Speedway not only last Saturday, but also on Tuesday for  Ohio Sprint Speedweek with the first dry forecasts since the April 16 opener.  Sharon will now look to complete its sixth straight show this Saturday night (June 25) in an event highlighted by the Sweeney Chevrolet Buick GMC RUSH Sportsman […]

Open wheel racing’s iron man Bryan Clauson captures 1st career All Star win in Ohio Speedweek; Andy Proper wins 1st in Mini Stocks

Open wheel racing’s iron man Bryan Clauson captures 1st career All Star win in Ohio Speedweek; Andy Proper wins 1st in Mini Stocks

By Mike Leone

June 21, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…Sharon Speedway hosted round five of the 34th annual Ohio Sprint Speedweek presented by Cometic Gasket for Tony Stewart’s Arctic Cat All Star Circuit of Champions along with the Deforest Used Parts Mini Stocks on a beautiful Tuesday evening. Bryan Clauson captured the Sprint Car victory, while Andy Proper brought down the curtain on the […]

Weller joins his son as repeat Big-Block Mod winners; Davis’ $1500 Penn-Ohio Stock win is biggest of his career; 1st wins for Gabrielson, Martell & Fuchs in E-Mods, RUSH Mods & Minis; Haefke again in Econos

Weller joins his son as repeat Big-Block Mod winners; Davis’ $1500 Penn-Ohio Stock win is biggest of his career; 1st wins for Gabrielson, Martell & Fuchs in E-Mods, RUSH Mods & Minis; Haefke again in Econos

By Mike Leone

June 18, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…For the first time since the April 16 opener, sunny skies and no chance of rain were in the forecast Saturday for Sharon Speedway allowing the fourth straight event to be completed. A large crowd and 117 cars were in the pit area as Jim Weller, Jr.-Hovis Auto & Truck Supply DIRTcar Big-Block Modifieds, Paul […]

“Steel Valley Thunder” racing Saturday featuring Penn-Ohio Stocks for $1500 to-win; Ohio Sprint Speedweek coming Tuesday

“Steel Valley Thunder” racing Saturday featuring Penn-Ohio Stocks for $1500 to-win; Ohio Sprint Speedweek coming Tuesday

By Mike Leone

June 15, 2016             

(Hartford, OH)…For the first time this season, Sharon Speedway was able to complete three straight events without a rainout last Saturday night; nonetheless, Mother Nature has threatened now for eight straight weeks.  That streak looks like it’ll come to an end Saturday (June 18) as beautiful weather is forecasted for the six-division “Steel Valley Thunder” program […]

Weller III wins Big-Block Mods for 2nd time in 3 weeks; Blackshear & Campbell repeat in Econo Mods & Minis; Stiffler, Kugel & Clark capture season’s first wins in Mods, RUSH Mods & Stocks

Weller III wins Big-Block Mods for 2nd time in 3 weeks; Blackshear & Campbell repeat in Econo Mods & Minis; Stiffler, Kugel & Clark capture season’s first wins in Mods, RUSH Mods & Stocks

By Mike Leone

June 11, 2016

(Hartford, OH)…For the eighth straight week rain was in the forecast at Sharon Speedway; however, blue skies and hot weather prevailed as it turned out to be the nicest Saturday of the year allowing the track to take a 5-4 lead on Mother Nature. Capturing wins on Pittsburgh Circle Track Club Night were Jimmy Weller III-Hovis […]

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