Welcome to the Penn Ohio Pro Stock Championship Series
The Series presents the top talent of the Western Pennsylvania and Eastern Ohio Drivers of the Stock Car & Sportsmans Division battling for a series championship at various racetracks!
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MINI-SERIES AT SHARON SPEEDWAY KICKS OFF SATURDAY, MAY 7TH!
May 3, 2016
For Immediate Release
(Sandy Lake, PA) The Homak Penn Ohio Pro Stock Championship Series kicks off the 2016 Season with the Mini-Series race at Sharon Speedway this Saturday. Wedge Motorsports and Robinson Automotive have contributed additional purse money to make each race of the five-race series worth at least $1,000 to-win. The Mini-Series events are scheduled at Sharon Speedway on May 7; June 18; July 23; August 20; and, September 16-17. The June 18th race is designated as the "Jim Hooks Memorial Race" and will be a $1,500 to-win event. The September 16-17, two-day show, is the Applefest race worth $2,000 to-win.
(click link for full story..../PENN OHIO PRO STOCK PRESS RELEASE MINI SERIES EVENT 1.pdf)
TOURING SERIES PRIZES ARE PILING UP
April 29, 2016
For Immediate Release
(Sandy Lake, PA) The amount of contingency prizes donated to the Series by participating sponsors is unbelievable, ranging from tires to bead lock rims to cases of oil to product certificates. "The drivers will be thrilled with the per race giveaways donated this season," stated Series Director, Shaun Hooks, "At each Touring Series race, members of the Touring Series will be eligible to win about 10 prizes through random drawings; and, all drivers participating in that night's event will be eligible for 3 or 4 additional prizes. The prizes alone make joining the Series worthwhile for drivers."
(click link for full story...../PENN OHIO PRO STOCK CHAMPIONSHIP PRESS RELEASE CONTINGENCY PRIZES.pdf
ADDITIONAL 2016 SERIES SPONSORS RECOGNIZED
April 20, 2016
For Immediate Release
(Sandy Lake, PA) As the season quickly approaches, the Series wants to welcome additional sponsorships of the Homak Penn Ohio Pro Stock Championship Series. They include Wrapz by Reiser Automotive, Close Racing Supply, Wedge Motorsports, Animal Graphics & Signs, Phantom Signs & Graphics, Big Daddy's Speed Center, Les Frickshun, and SS Chassis & Supply. Shaun Hooks, Series Director, exclaims, "These sponsorships are great! So many supportive people are stepping up to make the 2016 Season worthwhile for these drivers. I am just excited to be a part of it all."
(click link for full story....../PENN OHIO PRO STOCK PRESS RELEASE SPONSORS 2016 2.pdf)
The Homak Penn Ohio Pro Stock Championship kicks off the 2016 Season with the Mini-Series race at Sharon Speedway on May 7th worth $1,000 to-win. The Mini-Series is separate from the Touring Series and will have its own point fund for all participating drivers for the 5 events scheduled. The point fund is projected to be about $3,000 total with an expected $1,000 going to the point leader at the end of the season. There will be a $25 registration fee each night of the Mini-Series for all drivers, which will all go into the point fund.
The Touring Series will begin on May 20th with a $2,500 to-win show at Thunder Mountain. This event will be the start of the 2016 Touring Series points. The Touring Series point fund is expected to be over $15,000 with $3,000 going to the point leader at the end of the season. With already 34 cars registered and paid, the Series plans to pay out the top 20 spots at the end of the 2016 season. There will be a $25 registration fee for each Touring Series race for all drivers. There are a number of prizes collected from sponsors to be given at each Touring Series race. There is till time to register for the Touring Series.
For more information on the Homak Penn Ohio Pro Stock Championship Series, contact Series Director, Shaun Hooks, at 724-730-1623, visit the website, or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Like our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/pennohioprostocks.
ROB SHOOK CAPTURES $2,000 TO-WIN APPLEFEST MAKE-UP RACE!
April 17, 2016
The 25-lap Applefest Penn Ohio Pro Stock Series feature event proved to be a good race with top drivers competing for the $2000 to-win prize. Rob Shook took the lead on lap five and walked away with the victory and the $2,000 pay day.
Rob Shook, a Penn Ohio Pro Stock Champion Series participant in 2015, has already registered with the Touring Series for the 2016 Season. Points for the 2016 Touring Series are scheduled to begin on May 20th with the Homak Manufacturing 30 event at Thunder Mountain. The 30-lap race will pay an impressive $2,500 to-win. Registrations are still being accepted for participation in the Touring Series. The 11-event schedule gives drivers an opportunity to win $15,717, plus a points fund over $15,000 will be distributed to registered Touring Series drivers at the end of the 2016 Season. In addition to the Touring Series, the 5-race Mini-Series scheduled at Sharon Speedway gives drivers an opportunity to-win $6500, plus an expected points fund of $3,000 distributed to participants at the end of the season.
(click link for full story..../PENN OHIO PRO STOCK CHAMPIONSHIP PRESS RELEASE CONTINGENCY PRIZES.pdf
MAKE-UP 2015 APPLEFEST RACE WILL KICK OFF 2016 SEASON AT SHARON SPEEDWAY
The 2016 Penn Ohio Pro Stock Championship Season will be underway with the make-up race at Sharon Speedway Saturday with racing to begin at 6 p.m.
No points will be awarded for the Penn Ohio Pro Stock Series as it is a carry-over race from the 2015 Season. However, new cars are welcome to compete for the $2,000 to-win prize. New cars will draw pills to determine starting positions behind the already, qualified cars of the September 11, 2015 race. Any driver changes to qualified cars will force that car to start behind the other qualified cars, but ahead of any new cars.
There are 2 B mains scheduled for the Stock cars. The main feature event will be 25 laps.
Penn Ohio Pro Stock Series Representatives will be available in the pit area to answer any questions regarding the 2016 Season. Registration forms and schedule cards will be on hand, as well as the 2016 merchandise.
Penn Ohio Pro Stock Championship Rule Reminder
Rear End: No quick change differentials, no limited slip or lockers, No 3 links or torque links, pull bars, lift bars, birdcages, or pan hard bars permitted of any sort. NO SPRING ROD OR BISCUIT TYPE TRAILING ARMS OF ANY SORT.
All 2016 Rules are available for view under procedures. Any questions regarding rules may be directed to Shaun Hooks, Series Director.
2016 SERIES SPONSORS INCLUDE SGM; AMERICAN RACER BY LIAS TIRE RACING; HOOSIER MID ATLANTIC BY PRECISE RACING PRODUCTS; 955 AUTOMOTIVE; M&T ALLISON CONSTRUCTION, INC.; JACOB'S TOWING; AND SHAFFER'S AUTO SERVICE
March 13, 2016
For Immediate Release
(Sandy Lake, PA) With racing season right around the corner, Homak Penn Ohio Pro Stock Championship Series is excited to announce that SGM, Schwartzmiller Ground Maintenance, will be a major contributor to the Series in 2016. In addition to SGM, American Racer presented by Lias Tire Racing and Hoosier Tire Mid Atlantic presented by Precise Racing Products will continue tire sponsorships. Both tire companies have supported the Series since its creation in 2014. 955 Automotive has also sponsored the Series since 2014 and are on board to contribute as a sponsor in 2016. Shaffer's Auto Service will return to support the Series with a hard luck sponsorship in 2016. Joining as new sponsors are M & T Allison Construction, Inc. and Jacob's Towing.
"Having these major sponsors support the Series is a great way to start the 2016 Season. It is just another reason that I believe the Series will be even bigger in 2016," states Series Director, Shaun Hooks. With the addition of Homak as the presenting sponsor, the mini-series at Sharon Speedway, a minimum of $1,000 per race to-win, and a lower touring series registration fee, the Series is moving in a positive direction. The support by drivers, track owners/promoters, fans and sponsors is awe-inspiring.
(click link for full story...../PENN OHIO PRO STOCK PRESS RELEASE SPONSORS 2016.pdf)
PENN OHIO MERCHANDISE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE!
(CLICK LINK FOR ORDERING INFORMATION....../PENN OHIO PRO STOCK CHAMPIONSHIP SERIES MERCHANDISE ORDER FORM.pdf)
ED LABOON MEMORIAL RACE AT PPMS WORTH $3,017 TO WIN IN 2016!
March 13, 2016
For Immediate Release
(Sandy Lake, PA) The Ed Laboon Memorial Race is the second Homak Penn Ohio Pro Stock Touring Series event of the 2016 Season. The PPMS event will pay a record $3,017 to win. The Laboon family, Penn Ohio Pro Stock Series, and Miley Motor Sports would like to thank Homak Manufacturing, the presenting sponsor of the 2016 Penn Ohio Series, and Broughers Machines Shop, long time engine builder and close friend of Ed Laboon, for stepping up and making the $3,017 to win race a reality.
"Over the winter I began to think of ways to take the 5th annual race to the next level after 51 cars showed up for the 2015 race," said Vince Laboon, Ed's son and race promoter. " I spoke with Shaun Hooks and Matt Miley and they both were receptive to the idea to make the grand prize $3,017 to win while increasing the overall payout. I have to thank them for bringing Homak and Broughers on board. I also want to thank the sponsors and fans who have helped to build the race the last 4 years and I look forward to their support again this year."
The 5th annual Ed Laboon Memorial will be the highest paying race for the Penn Ohio Series in 2016, boasting an impressive $3,017 to win, $200 to start format with no entry fees. This year's race will be on Saturday, June 4, 2016 again at Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Motor Speedway. Previous winners include Bob Schwartzmiller, Jeff Broniszewski, Curt Bish, and Rusty Martz.
(click link for full story........../PENN OHIO PRO STOCK PRESS RELEASE LABOON MEMORIAL.pdf )
HOMAK MANUFACTURING, LLC RETURNS IN 2016 AS PRESENTING SPONSOR!
March 11, 2016
For Immediate Release
(Sandy Lake, PA) Series Director, Shaun Hooks is thrilled to announce that Homak Manufacturing, LLC has agreed to return as the presenting sponsor of the Homak Penn Ohio Pro Stock Championship Series for the 2016 season. Homak was the series' presenting sponsor in the 2014 inaugural season. "To have Homak return in 2016 as the presenting sponsor is exciting to say the least," stated Shaun Hooks, "The support for the series by the drivers, race track owners/promoters, and fans is growing by leaps and bounds; so, the addition of Homak as the major sponsor really puts the icing on the cake."
Homak Manufacturing, LLC is located at 1605 Old Route 18, Wampum, PA. It didn't take much persuasion for Dave Moyer, Homak Manager, to return with Homak as the series' presenting sponsor in 2016. Moyer believes in the success of the series and is looking forward to building on the relationship developed during the 2014 season. As presenting sponsor, Homak will make product donations to be given to registered drivers at various events throughout the season.
(click link for full story........./PENN OHIO PRO STOCK PRESS RELEASE HOMAK 2016.pdf)
TIMBER LAKE LODGE CELEBRATION PICTURES
2015 TOP TEN DRIVERS-front row left to right - Brian Rhed(2nd), Shaun Hooks(3rd), Chris Schneider(1st), back row left to right - Rusty Moore(4th), Rusty Martz(5th), Jackson Humanic(7th), Randy Wyant(8th), Bobby Heim(10th). Missing from photo Rob Shook(6th) and Tim Bish(9th)
Chris Schneider 2015 Points Champion
Jesse Brock - 22B Fuzzy Fields - 28 Terry Wheeler - 2W
Driver Giveaways Donated by Schwartzmiller Ground Maintenance and SS Chassis
Photos courtesy of Brian Seely at http://www.photographicmemorys.com/.
Penn Ohio Series Returns to Dog Hollow Speedway in 2016 Season!
Dan Savino, Dog Hollow Speedway Track Promoter, is pleased to host the Penn Ohio Series for the second-consecutive season on Friday, July 15, 2016. The 2016 Penn Ohio Touring Series Schedule has been updated with the addition of Dog Hollow Speedway.
Touring Series Registration Forms are still being accepted. Click the link below to download the registration form. Completed forms can be mailed with the $200 registration fee to 172 Tent Hill Road, Sandy Lake, PA 16145. Any questions regarding the Series can be directed to Shaun Hooks, Series Promoter, at 724-730-1623.
2016 Season Kick-off a Success at Timber Lake Lodge!
Thank you to all of the people in attendance at the 2016 kick-off celebration! A special thanks to Ken and Donna at Timber Lake Lodge for a fantastic buffet dinner, a great atmosphere and for providing the 2015 top-ten drivers with donated trophies, plaques, and apparel.
Thanks to the sponsors listed below, there were over 40 Chinese Auction prizes, 90 door prizes, and 10 driver prizes available for those in attendance.
First Point Race of 2016 Scheduled at Thunder Mountain Speedway - - $2,000 to-win Event!
To Kick-off the 2016 Penn Ohio Pro Stock Championship Touring Series, Thunder Mountain Speedway in Brookville, PA has confirmed a race date of May 20, 2016. Track Promoter, Bo Lockwood, is excited to host the Penn Ohio Pro Stock Series for a second consecutive year and looks forward to making the race a memorable one for the drivers and fans. The event is the first point race of the 2016 Season with a $2,000 to-win purse.
ALLIANCE WITH SHARON SPEEDWAY FORMED WITH 5 MINIMUM $1000 TO WIN MINI-SERIES & POINT FUND
Points End with Chris Schneider at the Top for the Second Consecutive Season!
With the reschedule of Sharon's Applefest race to the 2016 Season, the points ended with the final race at Mercer Raceway Park on September 25, 2015. Chris Schneider secured the Points Championship for the Second Consecutive Season. Schneider found victory lane three times in the 2015 Season and finished with 32 points over 2nd place. Brian Rhed captured the 2nd place spot over Shaun Hooks by 3 points. Hooks found victory lane early in the season at Stateline. Rusty Moore made his presence known in the points race after a slow start to take 4th from Rusty Martz by just 2 points. Martz won two of the first, three season races but suffered mechanical issues later in the season. Just 4 points separated the sixth through eighth spots with Rob Shook in 6th, Jackson Humanic in 7th, and Randy Wyant in 8th. Tim Bish finished 9th and Bobby Heim rounded out the top 10.
For all 2014 and 2015 race results, click results link.