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Stewart Friesen Wins $7,100 Carl ‘Fuzzy’ VanHorn Tribute at Orange County Fair Speedway; Brian Krummel Captures Small Block Main Event

MIDDLETOWN, NY – Stewart Friesen returned to Orange County’s Legendary House of Power for a second week in a row and held off the track’s all-time winningest driver Brett Hearn for a $7,100 victory in the 71-lap Carl ‘Fuzzy’ Van Horn Tribute event for the Big Block Modifieds. In the …

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CNYM Exclusive: Friesen Finishes Second in Hard Clay Open; Talks Trucks and Autism Awareness

By CAMDEN PROUD Following a second place run in the Gander Outdoors Truck Series event at Texas Motor Speedway just a week earlier, rising NASCAR star Stewart Friesen was back in the Northeast for a busy weekend of dirt modified competition last weekend. Friesen, who is currently the points leader …

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CNYM Exclusive: Sheppard Shakes Middletown Monkey with Hard Clay Open Win Worth Over $12,000

By CAMDEN PROUD Matt Sheppard of Waterloo, N.Y. has now won at forty different race tracks throughout his illustrious dirt modified career, but until last night’s Short Track Super Series Halmar North Region ‘Hard Clay Open,’ the Orange County Fair Speedway was not one of them. Sheppard has raced at …

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MATT SHEPPARD EARNS $12,369 ‘HARD CLAY OPEN’ BREAKTHROUGH OCFS VICTORY OVER 60-CAR STSS MODIFIED FIELD SUNDAY AFTERNOON

By CHRIS MOORE MIDDLETOWN, NY – Matt Sheppard has a long resume of victories in his dirt Modified career. Orange County Fair Speedway, however, had eluded him. Until Sunday, that is. ‘Super Matt’ collected his first-ever victory at the Legendary House of Power in the Escape RV Inc. ‘Hard Clay …

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Hard Clay Open Kicks Off Orange County Fair Speedway 100th Anniversary Season Sunday, April 7

MIDDLETOWN, NY – A memorable 100th anniversary season for Orange County Speedway gets the green flag on Sunday, April 7. And the Bob Hilbert Sportswear Short Track Super Series (STSS) Fueled By Sunoco has the honor of kicking off the celebration at the Middletown, N.Y., facility. The Escape RV-presented ‘Hard Clay …

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NASCAR STARS AND THEIR CARS JOIN LOCAL COMPETITORS AT THE OCFS MOTORSPORTS SHOW

MIDDLETOWN, NY – Every year The Orange County Fair Speedway kicks off their season with the fan-favorite Motorsports Show, a celebration of all things racing, not just OCFS’s long history.  Fans attending will have an opportunity to see NASCAR cars and drivers in addition to OCFS’s weekly competitors in their …

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NASCAR DRIVER DAVID STARR SCHEDULED TO JOIN PANEL DISCUSSION AT ORANGE COUNTY FAIR SPEEDWAY MOTORSPORTS SHOW

MIDDLETOWN, NY – Extreme Kleaner by Extreme Energy Solutions is proud to present, “Q&A Panel Discussion Powered by Privy/We-Text,” where four motorsports standouts will be sharing their perspective on a number of topics aimed at assisting the grass roots racer and engaging with fans. The Driver Panel will comprise of …

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SCOTT & KEN FERRIER TO JOIN BROTHER JOHN FERRIER AT OCFS FOR 2019

MIDDLETOWN, NY – After announcing a significant bump to our purse structures, it’s expected we’ll see many new and returning faces on the track this year.  Speculation surrounding the return of Brett Hearn, OCFS’s (and dirt racing’s) winningest driver ever has taken center stage, however a number of other fierce …

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Orange County Speedway Releases Schedule for 100th Anniversary Season; 58th Eastern States Weekend October 25-27

MIDDLETOWN, NY – The unprecedented 2019, 100th Anniversary Season will kick off with the OCFS Motorsports Show on March 23 & 24.  A tentative schedule has been released that includes dates for points races, new events, scheduled rain dates and the 100th Anniversary Weekend. Super DIRT Series will return with …

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A Friesen Family Affair at Middletown: Stewie Takes Home $40,000 in 57th Eastern States 200

By FRANK CATIZONE MIDDLETOWN, NY – It was a real family affair in victory lane at the Orange County Fair Speedway yesterday afternoon as Stewart Friesen and his young family celebrated his second Eastern States 200 championship before a packed house. Friesen and his racing wife Jessica, who became the …

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Friesen’s Disqualification Hands Hearn Eastern States 100 Victory; 305th Career Win at Orange County Fair Speedway

By FRANK CATIZONE  MIDDLETOWN, NY – Much of the drama during Eastern States Weekend the past few seasons has centered around modified racing stars Brett Hearn and Stewart Friesen.  Both drivers have treated the Orange County Fair Speedway to some exciting moments with their driving styles on the track as …

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EASTERN STATES WEEKEND IS HERE! 57TH RENEWAL OF FALL CLASSIC TO FILL HISTORIC FAIRGROUNDS

MIDDLETOWN, NY – When the Orange County Fair Speedway gates swing open on Friday morning, October 19, it will signal the start of the 57TH annual Eastern States Weekend and the headline Eastern States 200, the oldest consecutively-run championship race weekend for dirt track Modifieds. And this year’s event promises …

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ACTIVITIES, GAMES AND MORE AT EASTERN STATES WEEKEND 2018

MIDDLETOWN, NY – To enhance the entertainment value of our annual Eastern States Weekend, the crew at Orange Motorsports and Entertainment has brought in 2 nationally acclaimed music acts, Southside Johnny and The Asbury Jukes on Friday, October 19th and The Fab Faux on Saturday, October 20th.  Of course, OCFS …

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