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XFS: Dillon wins rain-delayed, shortened Michigan race

(MRN) Austin Dillon led a one-two sweep for Richard Childress Racing to win Saturday’s rain-shortened race at Michigan International Speedway, leading the final three laps to claim his ninth series victory. After posting top-ten finishes in each of the first two stages, Dillon grabbed his first lead early in the …

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Two more Smokies named to All-Star Team

(Tennessee Smokies) The Southern League has announced that Craig Brooks and Jason Vosler of the Tennessee Smokies have been added to the roster for the 2018 Southern League All-Star Game. Trevor Clifton was previously named to the All-Star team, but is unable to participate due to being promoted to AAA …

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Smokies give up late lead, fall in extras in finale

(Tennessee Smokies)  The Tennessee Smokies lost to the Jackson Generals 6-5 in the final game of the road series on Friday. After tying the game in the bottom of the ninth inning, the Generals walked off in the bottom of the tenth inning. Tennessee jumped in front early when Trey Martin …

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Smokies take down Generals, 7-5, in extras

(Tennessee Smokies) The Smokies won their second game in a row on Wednesday night, defeating the Generals 7-5 in 10 innings. With the win, the Smokies move to 1.5 games out of first place which is currently held by Chattanooga. Thomas Hatch was not his normal self on the mound …

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ORHS baseball coach stepping down

Oak Ridge High School baseball coach Mike Garrison has announced that he is resigning that post to become an administrator at Robertsville Middle School. His coaching career spanned 25 years, the last five spent with the Wildcats, who he led to their first winning season since 2013 in this, his …

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ACHS QB Martin to undergo ankle surgery

Anderson County High School’s standout quarterback Stanton Martin will undergo ankle surgery, according to a social media post from his mother. Martin, who just last week was named the Comeback Player of the Year Award winner at the Knox Sports Awards, reportedly slipped and fell while rolling out for a …

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