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Peters notches win in Truck Series

(CWTS) Timothy Peters grabbed his first – and only – lead of the race twenty-eight laps from the finish and remained there the rest of the night Friday, winning at Phoenix International Raceway for his second victory in the last four races. Title contenders Erik Jones and Matt Crafton were …

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Busch wins for 6th time this season on XFS

(MRN) Kyle Busch started first and finished first on Saturday at Phoenix International Raceway, leading all but ten laps in between while cruising to his sixth win of the season. Busch’s margin of victory was three seconds over runner-up Brad Keselowski. Erik Jones and rookie Daniel Suarez – Busch’s teammates …

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Junior wins at Phoenix; Championship 4 set

(MRN) What had been a dramatic, intense build-up to Ford Championship Weekend came to a quiet close Sunday night at Phoenix International Raceway when rain shortened the Quicken Loans Race for Heroes 500 … putting Dale Earnhardt Junior in Victory Lane and filling The Championship Four with Kyle Busch, Kevin …

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2nd-round playoff schedule November 13th

6A: Cookeville at Maryville…Riverdale at Oakland…Siegel at Blackman…Smyrna at Science Hill 5A: Rhea County at Farragut…Oak Ridge at Ooltewah…Morristown West at Knox West…Halls at Sevier County 4A: Catholic at Fulton…Central at Greeneville 3A: Pigeon Forge at Alcoa…CAK at Elizabethton 2A: Austin-East at Hampton…Grace Christian at Rockwood 1A: Oneida at Greenback…Coalfield …

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Playoff scores, first round, November 6th

6A Playoff scores, first round, November 6th Cookeville 42 Hardin Valley 21…Siegel 34 Bearden 17…Blackman 56 Dobyns-Bennett 10…Science Hill 52 Coffee County 26…Smyrna 44 Jefferson County 27…Oakland 49 William Blount 7 5A Playoff scores Sevier County 34 Gibbs 20…Halls 38 Tennessee High 36…Morristown West 52 Heritage 7…Knox West 20 Morristown …

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Jones tops CWTS race at Texas

(MRN) Rookie Erik Jones led a one-two sweep for Kyle Busch Motorsports on Friday night at Texas Motor Speedway, leading all but thirty of the 147 laps in the Number-4 Toyota to notch his third victory of the season and add to his points lead with just two races remaining. …

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Keselowski wins XFS race at Texas

(MRN) Brad Keselowski led a race-high sixty-two laps, including the final eleven, to win Saturday at Texas Motor Speedway – giving Team Penske its third straight car owners championship. Keselowski started second in the Number-22 Ford and finished one-point-one seconds in front of runner-up Kevin Harvick to notch his thirty-fourth …

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Johnson plays spoiler, wins again at Texas

(MRN) Jimmie Johnson continued his mastery of Texas Motor Speedway on Sunday, winning his third straight race and fifth in his last seven starts on the Fort Worth oval. In the process, Johnson denied Brad Keselowski automatic advancement into the next round of the post-season Chase. Keselowski started from the …

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Other HS football playoff scores from Thursday

In other action, Rhea County blanked Campbell County 35-0 and will face the winner of Friday’s Cleveland/Farragut game next week. Maryville cruised to a 35-7 win over Warren County and Oneida blew out Oakdale 31-6. The loss for Oakdale was overshadowed somewhat by an injury on a special teams play …

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