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Knack hurls 'Toppers past Hardin Valley

Knack hurls 'Toppers past Hardin Valley

April 16th, 2015 10:07 pm by Gene Renfro, Press Correspondent

A missed opportunity followed by a two-out, run-scoring hit plus solid pitching sent Science Hill to a 4-1 win over Hardin Valley on Thursday as a part of the Tribe Classic at Cardinal Park.

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Blaney recalls August's surprising win

Blaney recalls August's surprising win

April 16th, 2015 9:53 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Heading into the final restart at the Food City 300 at BMS last August, it was a foregone conclusion to many that Kyle Busch would win the race. But his strategy backfired, letting Ryan Blaney had take his beat-up No. 22 Ford to victory lane at a place al

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Junior draws inspiration from Bristol legends

Junior draws inspiration from Bristol legends

April 16th, 2015 9:47 pm by Jeff Birchfield

While his famous father always serves as an inspiration, it's another nine-time Bristol Motor Speedway winner from whom Dale Earnhardt Jr. draws some inspiration for this weekend's Food City 500 in support of Steve Byrnes.

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Big dreams: Small driver aims at next step

Big dreams: Small driver aims at next step

April 16th, 2015 9:46 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Rico Abreu, a 23-year-old California driver who stands just 4-foot-4 and weighs 95 pounds, will compete in Saturday's PittLite 125 at BMS.

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Goldberg set for BMS appearance

Goldberg set for BMS appearance

April 16th, 2015 9:45 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Bill Goldberg, who played four seasons in the NFL and had a memorable stint at WCW, will do driver introductions this Sunday for the Food City 500 in support of Steve Byrnes at BMS.

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How to follow area runners in the upcoming 119th Boston Marathon - VIDEO

April 16th, 2015 10:04 am by Tony Casey

The 119th Boston Marathon takes place this Monday and many people from the Tri-Cities area will be competing.

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Perez power Hokies past Bucs

Perez power Hokies past Bucs

April 15th, 2015 10:13 pm by Joe Avento

Alex Perez drove in all of Virginia Tech's runs as the Hokies beat East Tennessee State 6-5 Wednesday night at Thomas Stadium.

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Logano enters Food City 500 as one of NASCAR's top drivers

Logano enters Food City 500 as one of NASCAR's top drivers

April 15th, 2015 10:12 pm by Jeff Birchfield

After wins in a couple of NASCAR's biggest races, the Daytona 500 and the IRWIN Tools Night Race, Joey Logano comes into this Sunday's Food City 500 in support of Steve Byrnes at Bristol Motor Speedway as one of the top drivers in the sport.

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Larson back on track after health scare

Larson back on track after health scare

April 15th, 2015 10:10 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Race car drivers are rarely ones to show fear. Kyle Larson is no exception. Still, it was a little disconcerting when he found himself in a hospital room after fainting at an autograph session in Martinsville, Virginia three weeks ago.

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Busch recalls crash, talks about return

Busch recalls crash, talks about return

April 15th, 2015 10:09 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Kyle Busch recalled Wednesday the crash on the last lap of the Xfinity Series race at Daytona in February when his No. 54 Toyota slammed into a concrete wall and how he immediately knew his leg was broken.

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