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Front row favorites in Food City 500

Front row favorites in Food City 500 premium content

March 15th, 2014 7:46 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Denny Hamlin in the No. 11 Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota starts from the pole after turning a track record lap of 129.991 mph in Friday qualifying.

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Busch earns Nationwide win at Bristol

Busch earns Nationwide win at Bristol

March 15th, 2014 7:44 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Busch also added to Bristol track records with his seventh Nationwide victory and his 16th win in NASCAR's three national series at the .533-mile oval.

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Cup veterans continue to rule Nationwide races

March 15th, 2014 7:43 pm by Jeff Birchfield

When it comes to Nationwide Series races at the "World's Fastest Half-Mile," Bristol Motor Speedway remains the playground of Sprint Cup Series veterans.

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Family Race Night at BMS

March 15th, 2014 11:42 am by Dave Boyd

Fans flocked to Bristol Motor Speedway for the annual event.

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A Leg Up: Injured Cloudland player stands for first time since injury

A Leg Up: Injured Cloudland player stands for first time since injury

March 15th, 2014 10:45 am by Douglas Fritz

With tears in her eyes, the 17-year-old senior took a big step, figuratively, in the road to recovery: Haley Johnson stood on her own.

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Greeneville can't stop Holt, East Nashville

Greeneville can't stop Holt, East Nashville

March 14th, 2014 10:12 pm by Trey Williams

Greeneville's three-point halftime lead left Terry Holt and East Nashville in a foul mood. After sitting most of the first half due to foul trouble, Holt scored 11 of his 15 points while helping the Eagles to a 57-38 victory in a Class AA semifinal Friday

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Vols advance to SEC semifinals; No. 1 Gators next

Vols advance to SEC semifinals; No. 1 Gators next

March 14th, 2014 10:04 pm by the Associated Press

Jarnell Stokes scored 22 points, matching his season high, and Tennessee beat South Carolina 59-44 on Friday in the SEC tournament quarterfinals, adding a strong defensive effort to the Vols' NCAA tournament hopes.

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Hampton falls to Memphis Mitchell

Hampton falls to Memphis Mitchell

March 14th, 2014 8:50 pm by Trey Williams

If Memphis Mitchell had a weakness to exploit, Hampton left Friday's state semifinal still searching for it. The athletic Tigers stalked the Bulldogs seemingly every step of a 57-44 victory to advance to the Class A state championship.

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Hamlin captures Bristol pole

Hamlin captures Bristol pole

March 14th, 2014 7:20 pm by Jeff Birchfield

NASCAR's new knockout qualfying at Bristol Motor Speedway didn't produce the mayhem predicted on Friday afternoon.It also didn't hurt Denny Hamlin's overall speed.

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Track record falls again at BMS

Track record falls again at BMS

March 14th, 2014 7:18 pm by Jeff Birchfield

For the second straight year, the BMS track record fell in qualifying. NASCAR's new knockout qualifying format did little to slow down Denny Hamlin who rocketed around the .533-mile oval at 14.761 seconds (129.991 mph).

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