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MENCS: Keselowski overcomes adversity, wins at AMS

(MRN)  An unscheduled pit stop surprisingly preceded an unexpected victory for Brad Keselowski on Sunday at Atlanta Motor Speedway. But for Kevin Harvick, late-race adversity could not be overcome as a speeding penalty on pit road negated his race-long domination and left Harvick with only a ninth-place finish. After teams …

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CWTS: Bell dominates in Atlanta

(MRN)  Christopher Bell swept everything in sight Saturday at Atlanta Motor Speedway, winning both stages and leading a race-high ninety-nine laps en route to his third career victory. Despite his race-long dominance, Bell had to battle Matt Crafton coming out of the day’s final restart – finally making his winning …

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XFS: Busch wins (again), car fails inspection

(MRN)   Kyle Busch pulled away from the field on the day’s final restart to claim victory Saturday at Atlanta Motor Speedway, beating runner-up Brad Keselowski to the checkered flag by six-tenths of a second as Cup Series regulars swept the top four positions. However, Busch’s Number-18 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota …

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OR boys take Region title, sub-state match-ups set

High school basketball Region tournaments are almost completely wrapped up. Across the state Thursday, boys’ teams duked it out for Region titles and homecourt advantage for Monday’s sub-state games to decide the participants in the state tournaments in Murfreesboro. In Region 2AAA, the Oak Ridge Wildcats defended their home court …

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Smokies’ game tix on sale March 8th

The Tennessee Smokies announced on Tuesday that the team will begin selling individual game tickets for the 2017 regular season on March 8. Tickets will go on sale to the public on March 8 beginning at 10 a.m. on all platforms offered by the Smokies. Tickets may be purchased over the phone at 865-286-2300 or online at www.smokiesbaseball.com. …

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Boys’ Region tourney scores, schedules

High school basketball Region tournaments began over the weekend. Saturday was quarterfinal day for the boys. Here is how those games went down. Region 2AAA: Bearden 90 Clinton 66…Ques Glover (28) and Travis Stephney (24) combined for 52 points and the Bulldogs lived up to their name on the glass …

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