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State tournament wrap-up, day 2

The girls’ high school basketball state tournaments continue through Saturday in Murfreesboro. On Thursday, day two of the event, quarterfinal play wrapped up in Class A and Class AA. In the first game of the day, Harriman’s first trip to state since their only other appearance in 2003, ended when …

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TSSAA announces Mr., Miss basketball winners

(TSSAA) The top girls and boys basketball players in five classifications of the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association were honored by being named the winners of the Mr. and Miss Basketball Awards. The awards presentation took place on the floor of Murphy Center on the campus of MTSU on Tuesday, …

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OR boys’ hoop season over, sports round-up

Monday night, the high school basketball postseason reached the sectional round on the boys’ side. The winners of all these games advance to the state tournament, while the losers’ seasons are over. In Class AAA, the Oak Ridge Wildcats lost for the second time this season to the David Crockett …

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Busch dominates XFS race at Vegas

Sprint Cup Series drivers continue to march through the early weeks of the 2016 X-FINITY Series with three wins in the first three races, the latest being Kyle Busch’s dominating victory on Saturday in Las Vegas. Busch started from the pole in the Number-18 Toyota and led all but one …

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‘Bad Brad’ takes checkers in Vegas

Brad Keselowski charged past race leader Kyle Busch late in Sunday’s Kobalt 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway and kept his Number-2 Team Penske Ford in front over the final six laps to notch his first victory of the young season. Keselowski overcame a speeding penalty on pit road to …

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