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Buescher wins XFS title as Larson wins finale

Kyle Larson passed Austin Dillon for his final lead of the day five laps from the finish and kept the Number-42 Chevrolet in front the rest of the way to win Saturday’s season finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Roush Fenway Racing’s Chris Buescher finished eleventh, good enough for him to win …

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Crafton wins race, Jones takes CWTS title

Matt Crafton and rookie Erik Jones put Toyota in the spotlight Friday night at Homestead-Miami Speedway … with Crafton winning the season-ending race and Jones – just 19 years old – becoming the youngest champion in the twenty-one-year history of the series. Crafton led a race-high ninety-three laps, including the …

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HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL SCORES—NOVEMBER 19TH

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL SCORES—NOVEMBER 19TH Oak Ridge girls 64 CAK 42…Oak Ridge boys 93 CAK 61 Tellico Plains girls 71 Oliver Springs 55…Oliver Springs boys 64 Tellico Plains 62 William Blount girls 77 Powell 50…Powell boys 76 William Blount 50 Kingston girls 55 Wartburg 51…Wartburg boys 63 Kingston 54 Carter …

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High School basketball scores November 17th

High School basketball scores November 17th Carter girls 57 Clinton 43: Clinton falls on road despite 11 points from Kelley Wandell. Carter boys 72 Clinton 66: Dragons lose opener despite four players in double figures. WYSH’s Fox & Farley Full Court Press returns Monday November 23rd with Oakdale at Clinton. …

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Rockwood HS football banquet Dec. 17th

The Rockwood Rotary Club’s Football awards night is Thursday December 17 at 6:30 pm in the High School Cafeteria.  David Simcox, former athlete at Rockwood High School and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga will be the guest speaker.  Tickets are $8.50 each and can be purchased from any Rockwood …

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OR’s Higgins among Mr. Football finalists

Nashville, Tennessee, November 16, 2015 – The Tennessee Titans Mr. Football Awards will be presented to the top 16 backs and linemen in eight classifications of the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association on Monday, November 30, 2015, at Nissan Stadium in Nashville. For the fourteenth consecutive year, the top kicker …

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High school football playoff scores, schedules

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL PLAYOFF SCORES 2ND ROUND FRIDAY NOVEMBER 13TH 5A: Ooltewah 26 Oak Ridge 17: For complete coverage, visit www.oakridgetoday.com Rhea County 40 Farragut 34…Morristown West 52 Knox West 7…Sevier County 52 Halls 20 6A: Maryville 49 Cookeville 10…Blackman 56 Siegel 28…Oakland 54 Riverdale 7…Smyrna 42 Science Hill 22 …

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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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