Articles by: Rick Rarer

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Weekly Racing Action Returns to Michaels’ Mercer Raceway in 2019

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Weekly Racing Action Returns to Michaels’ Mercer Raceway in 2019

MERCER, Pa. – Spring is here and that means the western Pennsylvania racing season is just around the corner! FULL ARTICLE
by · March 26, 2019 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Powell Secures Track Championship at Thunder Mountain

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Powell Secures Track Championship at Thunder Mountain

While the south was being terrorized by Hurricane Florence, sunny skies graced Northwest Pennsylvania where Thunder Mountain Speedway completed their season championship races this past Friday. FULL ARTICLE
by · September 18, 2018 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Despite Rainy Weather, Plenty of News as Racing Season Begins to Wind Down

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Despite Rainy Weather, Plenty of News as Racing Season Begins to Wind Down

Despite a rainy weekend, there was still plenty of news this past week as the local racing season begins to wind down. FULL ARTICLE
by · September 11, 2018 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Racing Action was Fast and Furious with Plenty of Champions Crowned

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Racing Action was Fast and Furious with Plenty of Champions Crowned

The final weekend of area racing before Labor Day found plenty of action and several champions crowned. FULL ARTICLE
by · August 28, 2018 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Rain Moves Past Allowing Some Racing to Take Place

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Rain Moves Past Allowing Some Racing to Take Place

After a wet start to this past weekend with several cancellations around the area because of rain, Saturday saw a couple of tracks able to dry out and get some racing action in the books. FULL ARTICLE
by · August 21, 2018 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Blaney Returns to Winner’s Circle at Sharon Speedway

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Blaney Returns to Winner’s Circle at Sharon Speedway

It has been a rough couple of past seasons for the six-time All-Star Champion Dale Blaney of Hartford, Ohio. FULL ARTICLE
by · August 14, 2018 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Legend’s Son Gets First Win at Lernerville

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Legend’s Son Gets First Win at Lernerville

Another page was added to the Lernerville Speedway history books this past Friday when Sye Lynch visited victory lane for the first time. FULL ARTICLE
by · August 7, 2018 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: DuBois’ Gordon Snags Win at Sharon

Rick’s Racing Roundup: DuBois’ Gordon Snags Win at Sharon

Western Pennsylvania was treated to some of the nicest weather of the summer over the weekend and that meant lots of racing at area tracks. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 31, 2018 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Sodeman Jr., Gunn Score Wins at Thunder Mountain

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Sodeman Jr., Gunn Score Wins at Thunder Mountain

This past Friday, the 410 sprint cars returned to Thunder Mountain Speedway for their annual visit and they returned in record numbers. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 24, 2018 · Local News, News, Sports
Rick’s Racing Roundup: Racing Returns to Mercer Raceway Park Friday and Saturday

Rick’s Racing Roundup: Racing Returns to Mercer Raceway Park Friday and Saturday

This weekend there is finally some good news from Mercer Raceway Park, for the first time this season the track will open its gates so racing can return to the 3/8th mile dirt oval. FULL ARTICLE
by · July 10, 2018 · Local News, News, Sports