Articles by: Rick Rarer

Rick’s Racing Roundup: A Successful Firecracker 100 Weekend

Rick’s Racing Roundup: A Successful Firecracker 100 Weekend

LERNERVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – For the first time in several years Lernerville Speedway was able to complete the Firecracker 100 weekend without any major delays from Mother Nature. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 1, 2020 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Big Crowds Greet Opening of Lernerville Speedway

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Big Crowds Greet Opening of Lernerville Speedway

LERNERVILLE, Pa. (EYT) – It was the longest wait for opening night in the fifty plus year history of the track, but this past Friday the gates finally opened for the first time in 2020 at Lernerville Speedway. FULL ARTICLE
by · June 24, 2020 · Local News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Race Tracks Kicked Off the 2020 Season With Perfect Weather

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Race Tracks Kicked Off the 2020 Season With Perfect Weather

Western Pennsylvania was graced with perfect weather over the weekend as several area race tracks opened their 2020 seasons. FULL ARTICLE
by · June 17, 2020 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Racing Roars Back to Life at Tri-City Raceway

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Racing Roars Back to Life at Tri-City Raceway

OAKLAND TWP., Pa. (EYT) – After sitting idle for nearly two years, Tri-City Raceway roared back to life this past Sunday with a pit area full of race cars, and in front of a standing-room-only crowd. FULL ARTICLE
by · June 11, 2020 · Local News, News, Sports
Tri-City Speedway Sold; New Owner Looking to Bring Weekly Racing Back in 2020

Tri-City Speedway Sold; New Owner Looking to Bring Weekly Racing Back in 2020

MERCER, Pa. (EYT) - After sitting idle this past season, there is finally some good news from one of Western Pennsylvania’s most popular race tracks. Merle Black of Mercer has purchased Tri-City Speedway, also known as Tri-City Raceway Park and has plans to bring weekly racing back to the famed dirt oval for the 2020 season. FULL ARTICLE
by · October 2, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Brookville’s Fleming Returns to Victory Lane at Lernerville

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Brookville’s Fleming Returns to Victory Lane at Lernerville

Plenty of special shows highlighted the action this past weekend as the local racing season starts to wind down. FULL ARTICLE
by · September 17, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Wearing Notched First Career Late Model Win at Lernerville

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Wearing Notched First Career Late Model Win at Lernerville

You couldn’t ask for better weather this past weekend which meant plenty of racing options for fans and drivers. FULL ARTICLE
by · August 13, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Sprint Car Special to Be Held on Friday at Thunder Mountain Speedway

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Sprint Car Special to Be Held on Friday at Thunder Mountain Speedway

JEFFERSON CO., Pa. – While the rain stayed north of Lernerville, Thunder Mountain Speedway was not as lucky where storms washed out their Friday program. This Friday will be one of the most anticipated shows of the season at Thunder Mountain as the 410 sprint cars invade for their only visit of 2019. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 24, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Zach Myers Picks Up Win at Thunder Mountain, Exley Notches First Career Win

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Zach Myers Picks Up Win at Thunder Mountain, Exley Notches First Career Win

A break in the rain meant lots of racing action in Western Pennsylvania over the weekend, and one Franklin driver scored a big win during the Penn-Ohio Pro Stock Series visit to Stateline Speedway just across the border in Busti, N. Y. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 16, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Dale Blaney Wins Emotional Race at Sharon Honoring his Late-Father Lou

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Dale Blaney Wins Emotional Race at Sharon Honoring his Late-Father Lou

The biggest crowd of the season filled Sharon Speedway this past Saturday to honor one of the area’s greatest racers of all time, Lou Blaney. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 10, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports