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Saxton: Bridgeport Speedway bringing in the Big Blocks

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College Corner: Gingrich gets St. Joe’s women’s soccer off to strong start

The St. Joseph’s women’s soccer team is off to a 4-1 start and the main reason is the play of Emily Gingrich. ...

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  • Lifestyle

    Youth sports can keep kids healthy in more than just the physical aspect

    Whether it’s physical, mental, or even academic; youth sports organizations provide a variety of healthy benefits to children in a fun and engaging way.

    By Michilea Patterson mpatterson@21st-centurymedia.com @MichileaP on Twitter |

  • Sports

    Two straight for Tim Buckwalter in Action Track SpeedSTRs

    Kutztown >> It’s a good bet that Tim Buckwalter is not looking forward to the end of the 2016 racing season.

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  • Sports

    Saxton: 42nd Old Timers Convention ready to roll at Williams Grove

    Here is an opportunity to see what the sport was all about in years gone by.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Pine Forge captures Mid-Atlantic championship

    MT. OLIVE, N.J. >> Pine Forge had blanked Mt. Olive (N.J.) 8-0 Saturday to make the championship round of the 16-18 Babe Ruth Mid-Atlantic Regional, sending the hosts to the loser’s bracket final.

    By Dan Dunkin For Digital First Media @DanDunkin1 on Twitter |

  • Sports

    Saxton: Vintage race adds to appeal of Grandview’s July 30 slate

    Coming up this Saturday, July 30, at Bechtelsville’s Grandview Speedway is a big four division show of racing action sponsored by the area’s NASCAR radio station WNPV-1440 AM in Lansdale.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Cozze, Shuey, Lisowski repeat as winners at Grandview

    BECHTELSVILLE >> Veteran racer Frank Cozze piloted the Tom Umbenhauer/Harry’s U-Pull-It No. 4 to his third 30-Lap T.P. Trailers NASCAR 358 Modified All-American Racing Series feature of the season in the Saturday night stock car racing action sponsored by Hatfield Quality Meats. The slick track was to the Dirt Hall of Fame chauffeur’s liking since the car worked wherever he put it which aided in his comfortable finish ahead of runner-up Steve Swinehart. Cozze also...

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Buckwalter takes 2nd Action Track USA SpeedSTR win; Bright, Carraghan, Smith also grab Kutztown cash on July 20

    Kutztown >> A starting position of 17th did not pose a problem for Douglassville’s Tim Buckwalter on Wednesday night, July 20, at the JeffreyHogueRealtor.com Action Track USA on the Kutztown Fairgrounds.

    For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Berks bunch plays key role in Pennsylvania’s Big 26 victory

    It’s not too far a stretch to call Pennsylvania’s 2016 Big 26 squad the Berks 26.

    By Jeff Dewees For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Turner turns Oley-Topton into league champions

    Bryson Turner had the Schuylkill-Berks Legion title riding on the talents of his right arm last Tuesday night and he knew it – even though he tried to block it out.

    By Jeff Dewees For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Pfeil takes Firecracker 40; Weiss, Papiez other winners at Grandview

    BECHTELSVILLE >> Wayne Pfeil, behind the wheel of his own/J&H Automotive & Custom Exhaust No. 72, scored the biggest win of his career when he took home the $2,000 first prize money in the Chapman Auto Group Firecracker 40 NASCAR BRC Late Model feature on Saturday night at Grandview Speedway. He dedicated his first win of the season to his dad, a former racer, who was at home with some health issues.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

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