Parks Pit Report: Oral-B USA 500

When the 2014 season began, the buzz going through the NASCAR community was about the expanded Chase, and new format of how it would determine a champion.  Along with that came just exactly how one would earn a spot in the Chase. Pretty much, it was simple:  win and you’re...

Promising Start Can’t Be Maintained as Keyser defeats Clearfield in Season-Opener

KEYSER, WV — A new season has arrived in Pennsylvania, at least when it comes to a sports season.  A long summer has passed by, and finally it is back to school for the kids, and that means back to football. The summer workouts have finished, the scrimmages have been...

Clearfield Bison Football 2014: Youth, Hunger and Ambition Could Bring Another Title

The end of summer is bittersweet for many students.  It means the days of sleeping in have come to a close, the sunshine beating down while taking a dip in a pool must stop, and instead it means early morning wakeups, text books and homework.  It means that yet another school...

Parks Pit Report: Irwin Tools Night Race

What is on a NASCAR competitor’s bucket list varies depending on who is asked.  Some have already achieved many of their goals, while some are still not checked off.  Others are still very full, and often getting items added with each year. But, one thing that can be...

Parks Pit Report: Pure Michigan 400

Normally, when someone hears “Big Daddy” it often refers to the classic Adam Sandler movie from years ago.  Now, NASCAR has it’s own “big daddy” in the sport, and this season he’s revived his career in ways no one could anticipate. I’ll...

Parks Pit Report: Stewart To Sit Out Michigan

For the second straight week, NASCAR will be in action without Tony Stewart. The lead driver at Stewart-Haas Racing said through a team press release that he will not be driving the No. 14 Chevrolet at this weekend’s Pure Michigan 400 at the Michigan International Speedway....

Parks Pit Report: Cheez-It 355 at the Glen

Author Note:  Before going into my take on Sunday’s race, I want to start off by saying both as a writer of this sport and a fan of going on 20 years of it as well, I send out my deepest sympathies, prayers, and well wishes to the family, friends, and fellow racers of Kevin...

Parks Pit Report: GoBowling.com 400

I love when a sweep happens.  Sure it’s common to see it in baseball considering how teams play many games over the course of a few days, and in the NFL when a team sweeps its division, it’s a big deal considering they have to win six key games. In NASCAR, sweeps are...

Parks Pit Report: Crown Royal Presents the John Wayne Walding 400 at the Brickyard

The tradition of NASCAR at Indianapolis may of had its first race in 1994, but it started the year before, at a simple test session.  Fans clamored to see what was going to happen, and it appeared as if it was going to be accepted at a track where it’s always been...

Parks Pit Report: The Final Stretch

NASCAR gives the top-tier series two weekends off each season, one to celebrate Easter, the other during the mid-summer stretch to get ready for the run to the Chase.  It gives every team a chance to look at the remaining races before the title hunt begins to see where their...