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!
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 2016 Season and finished with 32 points over 2nd place. Brian Rhed captured 2nd over Shaun Hooks by 3 points. Hooks found victory lane early in the season at Stateline. Rusty Moore made his presence known 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.
(click on link for season finishes and final points.../PENN OHIO PRO STOCK CHAMPIONSHIP POINTS FINAL.pdf)
Chris Schneider Captures Little Guy Nationals Win at Mercer Raceway Park!
September 25, 2015
The 2014 Penn Ohio Pro Stock Points Champion and current Points Leader , Chris Schneider, finds victory lane for a third Penn Ohio Series win at Friday night's Little Guy Nationals race at Mercer Raceway Park. The Series Race had an impressive car count of 48 Stock Cars. Five heat races would allow the top three cars to move on to the Main event with three B Main events determining the rest of the 24 car field. Heat race winners were Andy Buckley, Chris Schneider, Tim Burns, Tim Bish, and Brent Johnson. B Main Winners were Curtis J. Bish, Shaun Hooks, and Leigh Wheeler.
(click link to read more..../Penn Ohio Mercer Raceway Park Results 9-25-15.pdf)
The final Penn Ohio Pro Stock Series race will be the make up B Main events and A Main Feature event at Sharon Speedway scheduled for Saturday, October 3rd. The points battle continues to be close for participants and will be finalized after the Sharon race.
Penn Ohio Series Racing Weekend finds Nate Smith as the big winner at Thunder Mountain & Christian Schneider in Victory Lane at Tri-City Raceway!
August 18, 2015
The Penn Ohio Pro Stock Series drivers had the opportunity to race at two tracks added to the Series this season with racing on Friday at Thunder Mountain and Sunday at Tri-City Raceway! The Series drivers competed for $1,150 to win at Thunder Mountain and Series participant, Nate Smith was the lucky winner of the cash and an American Racer tire from the Penn Ohio Series donated by Lias Tire.
Racing action resumed on Sunday with a $500 to win feature event. Christian Schneider found himself in the winner's circle at the end of the 20 lap event. Chris Schneider was awarded the Penn Ohio Series Hoosier Tire donated by Precise Racing Products Hoosier Tire Mid Atlantic for his third place finish and the top finishing spot by a Penn Ohio Series driver. Rusty Moore took home the certificate for the American Racer tire donated by Lias Tire for his sixth place finish.
(click link for full story..../Penn Ohio Thunder Mountain & Tri City Results 8-18-15.pdf)
Chris Schneider gets $1000 pay day at PPMS!
August 13, 2015
Chris Schneider walked away with a second win in the Penn Ohio Series season on Saturday, August 8th at Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Motor Speedway! Out of 31 cars, Schneider qualified as the fastest car, won his heat, walked away with the dash win, and took the checkered flag in the 20 lap feature event. The win was worth $1000, a Hoosier tire from the Penn Ohio Series donated by Precise Racing Products Hoosier Tire Mid Atlantic, and the top spot in the Penn Ohio Series points.
(click link for full story..../Penn Ohio PPMS Results 8-8-15.pdf)
Next series race is scheduled at Thunder Mountain on Friday, August 14th for $1,150.00. Hot laps are scheduled at 7 p.m. followed by time trials, heats, B-Main, and feature. Racing action will continue at Tri-City on Sunday, August 16th.
Nate Smith takes checkers for $700 win at Dog Hollow!
July 31, 2015
Being new to the Penn Ohio Pro Stock Series in 2015, Nathan Smith made his first appearance in the series a memorable one at Dog Hollow Speedway! In the suspenseful 25-lap feature race, Nate Smith took the checkered flag to walk away with the $700 win and an American Racer tire from the Penn Ohio Series donated by Lias Tire. Twelve out of sixteen cars in attendance were Penn Ohio participants. Dog Hollow Speedway was added to the schedule as a new track in 2015 and most of the drivers in the series had a two hour tow in order to stay competitive in the points and a chance at the $700 win.
(click link for full story...../Penn Ohio Dog Hollow Results 7-31-15.pdf)
Chris Schneider picks up win at Expo for $700 win!
July 16, 2015
The Penn Ohio Series was back in action on Thursday night at Expo Speedway. Eleven out of nineteen drivers were Penn Ohio Series participants. Chris Schneider, 2014 Penn Ohio Pro Stock Points Champion, was able to capture the $700, 15-lap feature win and a Hoosier tire from the Penn Ohio Series donated by Precise Racing Products Hoosier Tire Mid Atlantic.
(click link for full story...../Penn Ohio Expo Results 7-16-15.pdf)
Rusty Martz wins Ed Laboon Memorial for $2017 at PPMS!
July 13, 2015
A whopping 51 stock cars showed up to battle for the $2,017 prize for the special Ed Laboon Memorial Race on Saturday, July 11th at Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Motor Speedway. Designated as a Penn Ohio Pro Stock Series Race, 13 participating Penn Ohio Series drivers showed up to partake in the festivities. Rusty Martz, Penn Ohio participant and current points leader, was able to secure the 20-lap feature win taking home the $2,017 prize and an American Racer tire from the Penn Ohio Series donated by Lias Tire.
(click link for full story..../Penn Ohio PPMS Results 7-11-15.pdf)
Tri-City Raceway Park cancelled due to rainy weather conditions!
June 21, 2015
(New Castle, PA) Due to rainy conditions all week and this afternoon, Tri-City Raceway Park had to cancel the Special Father's Day Race. Penn Ohio Pro Stocks were scheduled for the event after being rescheduled from the Tri-City Opener in May. If possible, a make-up date for the Penn Ohio Pro Stocks at Tri-City will be announced once known. The next race for the Penn Ohio Pro Stocks will be the Ed Laboon Memorial Showdown Race at Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Motor Speedway on July 11th for $2,017 to win and $200 to start.
Hooks victorious in Penn Ohio Series 25-lap feature at Stateline Speedway for $1250 to win!
June 13, 2015
(New Castle, PA) With rain in the surrounding area and many other tracks cancelled, it looked as though Mother Nature would win the race at Stateline Speedway in Busti, NY on Saturday night, but that wasn't the case; and, Shaun Hooks, Penn Ohio Series Promoter, was thankful to get the second Penn Ohio Series race in for the 2015 season. Out of 35 stock cars in attendance, 15 cars were part of the Penn Ohio Series. The fans certainly got their money worth with exciting racing from the four heats, a B Main, and a 25-lap feature.
(click link for full story..../Penn Ohio Stateline Results 6-13-15.pdf)
For more information about the series contact Series Promoter, Shaun Hooks, at (724) 730-1623 or like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pennohioprostocks.
Martz wins first race of 2015 season for Penn Ohio Stocks!
June 8, 2015
(New Castle, PA) With rain all around the area, it was uncertain if Mother Nature would win for a third time this season. Fortunately for Rusty Martz, the rain avoided Raceway 7 and the Penn Ohio Pro Stock Championship Series was able to get the first race of the season in with 18 of the 19 cars committed to the series in attendance. A total of 27 stock cars competed in the Penn Ohio Pro Stock race and series participant, Rusty Martz, walked away with the win.
(click link for full story..../Penn Ohio Raceway 7 Results 6-8-15.pdf)
To date, there are 19 cars committed to the series and eligible to win additional money and prizes at each Penn Ohio Pro Stock Championship scheduled race, while contending for point money at the end of the season.
For more information on the series or how to join, contact Shaun Hooks at (724) 730-1623 or like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/pennohioprostocks.
Mother Nature plays a role in changes to 2015 Series Schedule!
(New Castle, PA) Mother Nature has taken over the Penn Ohio Pro Stock Championship Series with rain-out events at Tri City for the Season Opener and at PPMS for the special Ed Laboon Memorial Showdown. Make-up dates for the rain-out events have been rescheduled at Tri City for June 21st and PPMS for July 11th. Series Promoter, Shaun Hooks, is hopeful that Friday's (6/5/15) event at Raceway 7 in Conneaut, Ohio kicks off the season without any further delay. Registration forms will be available at Raceway 7 for those drivers joining the series who have not already submitted registration and payment.
2015 Season Preview - New Tracks, Bigger Point Fund!
(New Castle, PA) After an extremely successful inaugural 2014 racing season, series director Shaun Hooks has been busy making plans for an even bigger year in 2015 for the Homak Penn Ohio Pro Stock Championship Series. “My goal for 2015 is to have 11 races at 11 different race tracks. I anticipate that there will be a lot of new names committing to run the series along with some new race tracks, including Dog Hollow and Thunder Mountain” stated Hooks. In its first season, the series turned a lot of heads with the participants, sponsors and fans as for the first time, the Stock Car class received some earned recognition. Additionally, Hooks was able to obtain several sponsors who added more than $15,000 in cash and prizes for the series’ races and a $10,000 point fund was split at season’s end. (more....)