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High school football polls for week of Oct. 9th

This week’s high school football polls were released Monday by the Associated Press. Locally, in Class 6A, Maryville is #2 while Farragut fell four spots to #7 after losing at Dobyns-Bennett last week. In Class 5A, Fulton remains ranked fourth after last week’s win at Clinton, while Catholic stayed put …

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XFS: Bowman takes checkers in Charlotte

(MRN) Alex Bowman passed race leader William Byron thirty-two laps from the finish and kept his Number-42 Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet in front the rest of the way to claim victory Saturday night at Charlotte Motor Speedway in a race whose start was delayed five hours by rain. Once the …

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MENCS: Truex wins again in playoffs

(MRN) Martin Truex Junior has opened the second round of the 2017 playoffs the same way he began the first round last month – with a trip to Victory Lane. Truex smoothly managed a pair of late restarts, including one in overtime, driving away to his sixth victory of the …

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