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Piazza expresses appreciation for Phoenixville roots upon induction

By Barry Sankey|

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 |

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    Seiberlich preps for big stage at U.S. Olympic Trials

    SCHUYLKILL >> As a young girl just beginning all the details involved in sports, Emma Seiberlich watched on television with optimum interest as star United States swimmers competed against the best the rest of the world had to offer at the Olympic Games.

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    Buckwalter, Hershey win at Williams Grove

    WILLIAMS GROVE >> The Royersford Rocket Steve Buckwalter won a thrilling and hotly-contested sprint car event at Williams Grove Speedway on Friday night, holding off the furious challenges of Brian Montieth, Danny Dietrich and Greg Hodnett to pick up the victory.

    By Ken Johnson For Digital First Media |

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    Buckwalter sweeps Sprints; Pauch Sr., Bednar share SpeedSTR wins in Ronnie Tobias Memorial

    Kutztown >> “Us old guys need shorter races like these; we can handle these short ones,” smiled Billy Pauch Sr. after winning the first of six main events run at the JeffreyHogueRealtor.com Action Track USA on the Kutztown Fairgrounds.

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  • News

    Common running injuries treated in physical therapy

    As the weather starts to heat up more people are lacing up their sneakers, grabbing their iPods, and hitting the road. Running and power walking outside are very popular forms of exercise and while they both have excellent health benefits, physical problems can still arise. Even running or walking a few miles per week can lead to pain in the hips, legs and feet. In this article we will review some of the common injuries that afflict runners.

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

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    SAXTON: Lots of racing left at Grandview in June

    Grandview Speedway has a lot of auto racing left in the month of June. T.P.Trailers of Limerick will be sponsoring the four division show this Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Featured will be the NASCAR 358 Modifieds, BRC Late Models, Sportsman and Blast from the Past Vintage racers with no increase in admission price.

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

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    Borror breaks through with modified win at Grandview

    BECHTELSVILLE >> Kyle Borror came close to winning a Modified feature at Grandview Speedway last year, but couldn’t accomplish the feat. Saturday night the 2015 Hard Luck recipient started seventh in the 28-car starting grid, took over the lead on the sixth lap restart and later held off the challenges of 10-time point champion Jeff Strunk and defending champion Craig Von Dohren to capture his first ever career victory in the T.P. Trailers NASCAR 358 Modified All-American Racing...

    By Ernie Saxton For Digital First Media |

  • 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 |

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    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 |

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