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Logano secures berth in next round of Chase

For the second year in a row, Team Penske’s Joey Logano has opened the Contender Round of the post-season Chase with a victory and guaranteed himself a spot in the next round of the ten-race title hunt. Logano crushed the field Sunday at Charlotte Motor Speedway, leading 227 of the …

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OSMS repeats as champions

(BBB) Oliver Springs redeemed their regular season to to Spring City Thursday night in the Regional Championship game in Spring City by defeating the Bulldogs 18-12.  Adam Lee ran for two touchdowns and threw at scoring pass to Jackson Baker for the 7-2 Bobcats.  This marks back-to-back championships for the …

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AC Lady Mavs take District title

The Anderson County Lady Mavericks won the District 3-AAA volleyball tournament Wednesday night at Halls. AC cruised through the semifinal round, sweeping Gibbs 3 games to none, and squared off against Oak Ridge—themselves 3 game to one winners over Halls—in the title match. Anderson County won the championship 3-1 over …

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HS Volleyball tourneys underway, Clinton eliminated

High school volleyball District tournaments began on Tuesday. In District 3-AAA at Halls, Central defeated Campbell County in the play-in match three games to one. The quarterfinals began after that, with Oak Ridge sweeping Powell out of the tournament and Anderson County sweeping out Central. Gibbs downed Karns three games …

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Townley snares first Truck Series win

John Wes Townley was in the right place at the right time Saturday night at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, moving into first place when race leader Matt Crafton pitted late for fuel. Townley kept his Chevrolet in front over the final five laps, posting his first career win in his …

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Smith takes XFS race at Dover

Regan Smith got the best of Kyle Busch and Denny Hamlin on a restart early in the second half of Saturday’s race at Dover International Speedway and kept the Number-7 Junior Motorsports Chevrolet in front the rest of the way, notching his sixth career victory and second this season. Smith …

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Harvick wins, keeps title hopes alive

2014 Sprint Cup Series champion Kevin Harvick did what was needed to keep his 2015 title hopes alive on Sunday … win at Dover International Speedway. Harvick, whose Number-4 Stewart-Haas Racing Chevrolet was dominant throughout the day, darted away from the field on the final restart to notch his third …

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This week’s high school football schedule

(Thursday) Clinton at CAK (WYSH) (Friday) McMinn County at Oak Ridge Oliver Springs at Rockwood Bell County (KY) at Campbell County Greenback at Coalfield Hardin Valley at Jefferson County Wartburg at Grace Christian Oneida at Jellico Halls at Central Harriman at Midway Oakdale at Sunbright Austin-East at Union County West …

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