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Smokies’ game tix on sale March 8th

The Tennessee Smokies announced on Tuesday that the team will begin selling individual game tickets for the 2017 regular season on March 8. Tickets will go on sale to the public on March 8 beginning at 10 a.m. on all platforms offered by the Smokies. Tickets may be purchased over the phone at 865-286-2300 or online at www.smokiesbaseball.com. …

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Boys’ Region tourney scores, schedules

High school basketball Region tournaments began over the weekend. Saturday was quarterfinal day for the boys. Here is how those games went down. Region 2AAA: Bearden 90 Clinton 66…Ques Glover (28) and Travis Stephney (24) combined for 52 points and the Bulldogs lived up to their name on the glass …

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CWTS: Rookie Grala wins at Daytona

Youth was served Friday night when pole sitter Kaz Grala drove to victory under the lights at Daytona International Speedway. The G-M-S Racing rookie, who celebrated his 18th birthday two months ago, slipped through a twelve-truck accident along the backstretch on the final lap to claim the win in just …

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XFS: Reed wins in OT shootout

(MRN)  Ryan Reed held off a trio of Cup Series regulars down the stretch to win Saturday’s season opener at Daytona International Speedway. Reed’s Number-16 Roush Fenway Racing Ford pulled away from Kasey Kahne, Austin Dillon and Brad Keselowski on the day’s final restart to notch his second victory in …

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MENCS: Kurt Busch wins 1st Daytona 500

Kurt Busch led just one lap of Sunday’s season-opening Daytona 500, but it was the one that counted the most. After race leader Chase Elliott slowed with a fuel pick-up problem and then Kyle Larson ran out of gas on the final lap, Busch’s Number-41 Stewart-Haas Racing Ford was well-positioned …

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