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Eagles release Aaron Grymes, add Paul Turner

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Saxton: NASCAR should do even more to rein in Cup kings competing in XFinity, Trucks

I have long felt that NASCAR should keep Cup drivers from racing in the Xfinity and Camping World Truck Series. It is something that I have had strong feelings about for a long time. Many in the industry feel the same way and certainly I have heard fr...

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    Strunk steals show for sixth Freedom 76 victory at Grandview

    BECHTELSVILLE >> Jeff Strunk, “the Bechtelsville Bullet,” had been having a rather mediocre season, at least by his usually high standards, at Grandview Speedway behind the wheel of the Glenn Hyneman-owned No. 126 Modified. Saturday night the 10-time NASCAR track point champion rectified the 2016 campaign by pulling off his biggest win of the year ­ the Freedom 76-Lap Modified Classic event for a hefty payday of $25,000 plus. He racked up a sizeable amount in lap...

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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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    Saxton: Past champions, hopefuls vying for Freedom 76 Classic title

    Many of the top names in dirt track Modified stock car racing have won the Freedom 76 Classic at Grandview Speedway. And there are many top names in the sport that are still without a win in the prestigious race. Many past winners and non-winners will be entered in the September 10th Freedom 76, the richest event of its type in the area, looking to grab the $25,000 first place money and the prestige that goes with the victory.

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    Von Dohren, Schutz, Henn crowed season champions at Grandview Speedway

    BECHTELSVILLE >> The crowning of the 2016 point champions after Saturday night’s season finale at Grandview Speedway was a mere formality.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

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    Pauch, Strada, Hoch win point titles at Action Track USA

    Kutztown >> A long period of heavy afternoon rain forced cancellation of the 2016 season finale at the JeffreyHogueRealtor.com Action Track USA on Sunday, August 21.

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    Saxton: Grandview, Big Diamond gearing up for big finishes

    At Grandview Speedway this Saturday, the battle for the championships in all three divisions of NASCAR sanctioned stock car racing comes to an end. The WNPV-1440AM Radio sponsored night of racing will feature the T.P. Trailers 358 Modifieds, BRC Late Models and Sportsman stock cars starting at 7:30 p.m.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

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    Pauch Wins SpeedSTR Main; Hocker Scores Big in 600 Sprint National at Action Track USA

    Kutztown >> One thing is for certain, Billy Pauch, the veteran racer from Frenchtown, N.J., knows how to spark a reaction from the crowd.

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    Pa Prep Live 2016 High School Football Preview now live

    At Pa Prep Live, we embarked on a mission to gather quality content on all 93 teams in District 1 and the Catholic League.

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    Von Dohren scores 100th modified win at Grandview

    BECHTELSVILLE >> It all began in 1981 when Craig VonDohren won his first modified feature at Grandview Speedway. As time went on the defending point champion continued to rack up the wins driving for either the family or other car owners. Saturday night, 35 years later, the Oley leadfoot and current point leader, scored his 100th win in the division the post back-to-back victorious and his fifth of the season in the 35-Lap T.P. Trailers NASCAR 358 Modified All-American Racing Series...

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

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    Saxton: Northeast Outlaw Pro Mods returning to Maple Grove on Aug. 27

    They’re back by popular demand. The Northeast Outlaw Pro Mods (NEOPMA) return to Maple Grove Raceway on Saturday, August 27, for the annual Rumble at the Grove sponsored by Penske Truck Leasing and CJ Tire and Automotive Services.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

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