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Dragon scrimmage moved to THURSDAY

The Clinton High School football team’s home scrimmage against Sweetwater originally scheduled for Friday August 4th, has been moved to THURSDAY AUGUST 3rd at 6 pm at the Clinton Football Field (Dragons Stadium). The game is being moved up one day because of expected inclement weather in the forecast for …

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Smokies crushed by Generals, 10-2

(Tennessee Smokies) Jackson scored early against Preston Morrison and never took their foot off the gas in a 10-2 win. Tennessee had snapped a six game losing streak with a win in Sunday’s contest, but the matchup on Monday felt similar to that of a game from the Montgomery series. Jackson began …

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CWTS: Bell wins for 4th time this season

(MRN) Christopher Bell survived a late side-by-side duel with John Hunter Nemechek, finally pulling ahead seven laps from the finish and keeping his Number-4 Kyle Busch Motorsports Toyota in front the rest of the way to claim victory Saturday at Pocono Raceway. Pole winner Ben Rhodes made a late push …

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XFS: Preece wins for JGR in Iowa

(MRN) Ryan Preece started from the pole and led a race-high 141 laps – including the final seventy-eight, beating Joe Gibbs Racing teammate Kyle Benjamin to the finish and notching his first career win on Saturday at Iowa Speedway. The margin of victory was five one-hundredths of a second with …

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Smokies’ slide continues, lose 6-3

(Tennessee Smokies)  Trevor Clifton lasted only one inning of baseball, and the Smokies dropped their third in a row to the Montgomery Biscuits in a 6-3 loss. The defeat clinched a Biscuits series win and made it four losses in a row for Tennessee. Clifton (5-6) retired the first batter …

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Smokies drop third in row to Montgomery, 5-4

Tennessee was back in action Wednesday night against the Biscuits and dropped their third game in a row after a late rally comes up just short in a 5-4 loss. Preston Morrison got the ball for the Smokies and was roughed up early, giving up two runs in the second, …

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Smokies drop opener vs. Biscuits, 4-3

(Tennessee Smokies)  Tennessee accumulated 14 hits, but only scored three runs in a 4-3 loss. Duane Underwood Jr. (9-5) lasted 6.0 innings giving up 7 hits, and four unearned runs on the night. Tennessee’s defensive play was unforgiving to their pitcher tonight, tallying three errors. Underwood Jr. would strike out …

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XFS: Byron wins Saturday at Indy

(MRN) Rookie William Byron passed race leader Elliott Sadler with sixteen laps remaining and kept the Number-9 Junior Motorsports Chevrolet in front the rest of the way – leading a pair of Monster Energy Series drivers to the checkered flag. Paul Menard ran second and Joey Logano third with Sadler …

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