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Crafton wins, championship race tightens up

Matt Crafton’s bid for a record third straight Truck Series championship gained new life Saturday at Martinsville Speedway when he drove to his fifth victory of the season in the Kroger 200. Crafton entered the weekend third in the standings, twenty-three points behind Erik Jones. He comes out of it …

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Sprint Cup: Gordon wins at Martinsville

Four-time champion Jeff Gordon stood triumphantly atop his Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet Sunday evening at Martinsville Speedway after conquering the Virginia half-mile, with new-found dreams of a fifth championship later this month at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Gordon grabbed the lead from A-J Allmendinger with twenty-two laps remaining and kept the Number-24 car …

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High School Football Polls: OR up to #3 in 5A

The Associated Press high school football polls for this week were released on Monday and here is how area teams and those with the potential to face out local teams in the playoffs stack up heading into the final week of the regular season. In Class 6A, Maryville remains #1 …

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HS Football Week 10 schedule

Thursday October 29th…CAK at Alcoa Friday October 30th…(WYSH, Fox & Farley Friday Night Football) Farragut at Clinton Anderson County at Carter Campbell County at Oak Ridge Wartburg at Oliver Springs Kingston at Loudon Karns at Lenoir City Catholic at Union County Central at Fulton West at Gibbs Sunbright at Greenback …

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HS Football scoreboard Oct. 23rd

Morristown East 24 Anderson County 21…AC fell on the road in a back-and-forth game despite two rushing touchdowns by Mason Phillips. Oak Ridge 62 Webb 6…Oak Ridge converted five Webb turnovers into touchdowns, Tee Higgins caught three touchdowns in the second quarter alone and the Wildcats romped in their first-ever …

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CHS most points, combined, single-game

Courtesy of Dan McWilliams Single-game most points combined, Clinton and opponent (Clinton score listed first; “vs.” = Clinton home game) 123 (60-63) vs. Central, 10/11/13 118 (75-43) at Heritage, 10/23/15 98 (47-51) vs. Anderson County, 9/25/15 87 (45-42) vs. Morristown East, 8/28/15 84 (54-30) vs. South-Doyle, 9/19/08 83 (49-34) vs. …

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Clinton’s single-game highest scores

Clinton’s single-game highest scores 75-43 at Heritage, 10/23/15 69-0 vs. Unicoi County, 11/13/70 61-20 at Campbell County, 10/17/86 61-6 vs. Campbell County, 10/18/91 60-0 vs. Jacksboro, 9/20/46 60-63 vs. Central, 10/11/13 59-13 vs. Karns, 11/1/91 56-6 vs. Jellico, 10/2/59 56-22 at Cherokee, 10/18/02 55-21 at Hardin Valley, 9/11/09 54-0 vs. …

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Peters grabs first CWTS win of season

Timothy Peters out dueled Brandon Jones on an overtime green-white-checkered restart and was out front when the caution was thrown to score his first victory of the 2015 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season. With the victory, Peters added his name to the Talladega Superspeedway record books by becoming the …

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