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Downingtown doubles up Spring City for Chester County League title

By Barry Sankey|

Racing Roundup: Hamburg’s Haus hails in Late Model race at Bedford

BEDFORD >> Andy Haus, of Hamburg, brought the Late Model field to the green but it was DJ Troutman with the lead on the first lap. After a quick lap three caution, Troutman took off from the field, opening a margin over Haus as Dylan Yoder was c...

By Ken Johnson For Digital First Media |

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  • Sports

    Saxton: All-Star race creates confusion, not excitement

    After watching the NASCAR Sprint All-Star race twice, I am still not sure I understand what happened and judging from all the social media activity I am not alone.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Action Track USA to open by honoring Keppley

    When the JeffreyHogueRealtor.com Action Track USA opens its gates for the first time in 2016, a special ceremony will take place.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Saxton: Fun time on tap with Dover vs. Pocono Celebrity Softball game

    Over the years I have participated in the Dover vs. Pocono Celebrity Softball game as a player and as a coach. I have enjoyed being part of the games with racers such as Carl Edwards, Dale Earnhardt Jr., Todd Bodine, Joey Logano, Kevin Harvick and others. However, I think age has caught up to me and I have declined invitation to participate. But that is no reason for readers not to head on out to the game and enjoy the fun.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Hendricks takes Twin 20 feature at Big Diamond

    BIG DIAMOND >> The forecast of afternoon showers and thunderstorms gave way to late-day sunshine which allowed for a great night of racing at Big Diamond Speedway as the sportsman took center stage on Friday night for their Twin 20 features. Former track champion Doug Hendricks, of Orwigsburg, scored the win in the first 20-lap feature while Brandon Grosso won the nightcap; his third sportsman win in four races at the track this year. Other winners on Friday night were Brett...

    By Ken Johnson For Digital First Media |

  • Breaking News

    LIVE: Celebration for Philadelphia Flyers founder Ed Snider being held at Wells Fargo Center

    A celebration of the life of Ed Snider, founder, owner and chairman of the Philadelphia Flyers today at 1 p.m. at the Wells Fargo Center.

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  • Sports

    Saxton: Thunder on the Hill to hit Grandview for 27th season

    An action-packed 2016 NAPA Auto Parts Thunder on the Hill Racing Series, presented by Pioneer Pole Buildings, will return to Grandview Speedway in Bechtelsville, for its 27th season.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Saxton: Pauch Jr. aiming to improve on championship season at Big Diamond

    There are not many things that Billy Pauch, Jr. can say that he has accomplished in racing that his legendary father Billy Pauch, Sr. has not.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • Sports

    Hacke pursues his coaching dream at Penn State University

    Kevin Hacke has been around some top athletes in men’s basketball at West Virginia University and now at Penn State University.

    Barry Sankey
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  • Sports

    Phantoms gather at Kinetix Sports Club to celebrate dynasty

    WORCESTER >> Leo Scoda always had the respect and love of his boys tennis players during his 51-year career as head coach of the Phoenixville Area High School boys tennis team.

    Barry Sankey
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  • Fitness/Outdoors

    Reduce overuse injury, minimize burn out in youth & adolescent athletes

    It is estimated that 60 million children and adolescents aged six to 18 years participate in team sports, with 44 million participating in more than one sport (The National Council of Youth Sports). Of those 60 million athletes, approximately 45 to 54 percent will develop some type of overuse injury (Clin J Sport Med, 2014). An overuse injury occurs due to submaximal repetitive loading of the body (muscle-tendon unit, ligaments, joints, bone, bursa, growth plate) when rest is not adequate to...

    By John R. Mishock, PT, DPT, DC Mishock Physical Therapy & Associates, LLC. |

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