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Saxton: Phoenixville’s Aquilante sweeps GTS opener in St. Petersburg

By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

PASSHE Op-Ed: State System strategic review key to Kutztown University’s future

As a member of Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is part of the strategic review being undertaken by the State System—a top-to-bottom examination of the operations of all 14 System unive...

By Cynthia D. Shapira, Board of Governors Chair and Frank T. Brogan, Chancellor PASSHE|

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    College Corner: Bortz at the ready for East Stroudsburg baseball

    Ben Bortz (Exeter) >> Ben Bortz is in his fourth season pitching for the East Stroudsburg baseball team and the 6-foot-1, 200-pound senior right-hander figures to see plenty of action on the mound this spring.

    By Bill Arsenault For Digital First Media|

  • Sports

    Saxton: Coventry Mall Race Car Show set for March 10-12

    The annual Coventry Mall Race Car Show, organized by Scott Hoffmaster, takes place this weekend from March 10-12 at the Pottstown shopping center. Featured in the show will be racers from nearby Grandview Speedway, Montgomery County Quarter Midget Club (located in Phoenixville), Wicked Effects Car Club and much more.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

  • Sports

    Saxton: 10th annual Dirt Track Heroes car show fast approaching

    The event staff of the 10th annual Quaker Steak & Lube Dirt Track Heroes Show continues to add the finishing touches on what will be another great event coming together as the past, present and future of auto racing joins forces together under one roof in Phillipsburg, N.J. The Dirt Track Heroes Car Show will be primed and ready to go when the doors of the Phillipsburg Mall swing open to welcome the return of the show on opening day set for Sunday, March 5th. The show encompasses the...

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Pauch goes out on top; Strada, Hoch Silfee also honored at Action Track awards gala

    Macungie >> The Bear Creek Mountain Resort & Conference Center played host to a crowd of 230 on Saturday, January 7, as the 2016 champions and top point-earners from the JeffreyHogueRealtor.com Action Track USA were saluted at the track’s annual awards banquet. Sadly, only one-half of the promotional team, Doug Rose, was present as Rich Tobias was stricken with the flu and unable to make the trip to Bear Creek.

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  • Sports

    Schedule announced for Grandview Speedway’s 55th season

    BECHTELSVILLE >> Kicking off the 55th consecutive season of auto racing entertainment at NASCAR sanctioned Grandview Speedway will be the first of several doubleheaders featuring the Outlaw Enduro competition and Blast from the Past Vintage Racers on Sunday, March 18th.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

  • Sports

    Saxton: Bouchard’s iconic ride to add to Motorsports 2017 expo in Oaks

    When Ron Bouchard won the Talladega 500 NASCAR Cup race in a photo finish with Darrell Waltrip and Terry Labonte in 1981, it was considered one of the biggest upsets in NASCAR history. The win helped Bouchard clinch the Rookie of the Year honors even though he raced in just 22 of the 31 scheduled races that year.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

  • Sports

    Saxton: Boyertown business sweetens pot for indoor racing series

    With the start of the Indoor Auto Racing Season just a week away at Trenton’s Sun National Bank Center, the pressure just got turned up on all Three Quarter (TQ) Midget racers entered.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media|

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