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One win, two point titles for Buckwalter in Action Track USA finale

By Barry Angstadt For Digital First Media|

Pauch Jr. wins 3rd straight Tobias Classic at Action Track USA

Kutztown >> Attempting to manhandle a USAC All Pro SpeedSTR for 75 laps — while dicing for position with 25 other throttle-jockeys — can be an intimidating chore. But the long distance of the Dick Tobias Classic has proven to be no...

By Barry Angstadt For Digital First Media|

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    Berks/L-L wins Carpenter Cup for second straight year

    The Berks/Lancaster-Lebanon softball team captured its second straight Carpenter Cup championship on June 22 at FDR Park in Philadelphia with a 2-1 victory over Tri-Cape in the final.

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  • Sports

    Kressley, Kline, Lisowski score wins at Grandview

    BECHTELSVILLE >> Ma Nature was defeated at Grandview Speedway on Saturday as afternoon showers looked as if they would force another show to be cancelled. However management held off and the track crew did a great job to make racing possible.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

  • Sports

    Legion baseball: Hamburg’s upswing continues with 6-2 win over Kutztown

    HAMBURG >> Saturday night provided a reminder of what Hamburg baseball accomplished at the high school level a year ago and what it could be again a year later, within the confines of American Legion ball.

    By Jeff Dewees For Digital First Media|

  • Sports

    7th annual Hits for Hope Tennis Tournament set for June 20-25

    The 7th annual Conrad Weiser Hits for Hope Tennis Tournament is set for June 20-25, again drawing a large player pool from locally and beyond. The tournament which raises money for a different charity each year, is the largest tennis tournament in Pa. with over 300 players each year and is the third-largest tennis tournament on the east coast of the United States.

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  • Sports

    Cozze, Schutz, Lilick continue run of new winners at Grandview

    BECHTELSVILLE >> Three different feature winners entered the record books on Saturday night at Grandview Speedway in their respective divisions in the Whelen Engineering sponsored racing events. The total different feature winners this season, out of 21 feature races presented, now stands at 18.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

  • Sports

    Sites secures Savage 61 Back Yard Brawl win

    FORESTVILLE >> Kody Sites picked a good time to get back to victory lane in the roadrunner division.

    By Shawn T. Wood For Digital First Media|

  • Sports

    Buckwalter wins Flyin’ Farmer; Strada wins sprint thriller

    Kutztown >> Wednesday’s racing program at the JeffreyHogueRealtor.com Action Track USA on the Kutztown Fairgrounds paid tribute to the late, great Tommy Hinnershitz. Hailing from nearby Oley, Hinnershitz was one of the very best Sprint Car racers of the 1930’s, ‘40’s, and ‘50’s. He also competed in the Indianapolis 500 on three occasions, racking up a pair of top-10 finishes. It’s a privilege to honor his memory each year, and...

    By Barry Angstadt For Digital First Media|

  • Sports

    Saxton: Free racing for recycling at Pocono on June 9

    Thanks to Monster Energy, fans can enjoy all of the racing action and fun activities at Pocono Raceway on Friday, June 9 for free just by recycling any size Monster Energy can.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

  • News

    Schuylkill Valley High School breaks ground on new stadium

    The Schuylkill Valley School District celebrated a milestone when they broke ground on their new stadium project at 6:30 p.m. in the current stadium on May 22. The project is set to be completed in September 2017.

    By Laura E. Quain For Digital First Media|

  • Sports

    Hearing impairment doesn’t deter Hamburg junior Smith

    They said he’d never walk. Never do much of anything, really.

    By Jeff Dewees For Digital First Media|

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