Johnson City Press Saturday, December 20, 2014
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Keselowski wins delayed Truck race

Keselowski wins delayed Truck race

August 21st, 2014 10:47 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Brad Keselowski passed defending race champion Kyle Busch with 75 laps to go and held off Busch's teammate Darrell Wallace Jr. in the UNOH 200. It was his first Truck Series win in 62 starts.

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Bayne still has hopes for Nationwide title

Bayne still has hopes for Nationwide title

August 21st, 2014 10:47 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Trevor Bayne is currently sixth in the Nationwide Series point standings. He trails Chase Elliott by 52 points entering tonight's Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Trailblazers keep focus on Thomas

August 21st, 2014 10:44 pm by Douglas Fritz

There's no need trying to spend time telling Jeremy Jenkins where the focus of his defense will be tonight. He knows all about Ethan Thomas.

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Stewart will skip Cup race

Stewart will skip Cup race

August 20th, 2014 11:10 pm by AP

Tony Stewart will not race Saturday night at Bristol Motor Speedway, the third Sprint Cup race he's skipped since his car struck and killed Kevin Ward Jr. during a sprint car race.

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Truck race postponed

Truck race postponed

August 20th, 2014 11:06 pm by Staff Report

The UNOH 200 NASCAR Truck Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway was postponed Wednesday night due to rain.

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Barrett wins in first start at Bristol

Barrett wins in first start at Bristol

August 20th, 2014 11:05 pm by Jeff Birchfield

Tommy Barrett Jr. didn't let a little thing like a lack of experience slow him down in the Bush's Beans 150 for the NASCAR Modified Series race at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Junior Nation has reason to revel

Junior Nation has reason to revel

August 20th, 2014 11:05 pm by Jeff Birchfield

It's already been the best season in a decade for Dale Earnhardt Jr. in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. His fans hope the final third of the season can produce his greatest season ever with a championship.

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Warriors welcome Falcons in opener

August 20th, 2014 11:04 pm by Douglas Fritz

High school football season begins in earnest tonight, and among the first to venture into the 2014 season are Volunteer and Happy Valley. The Falcons travel to meet the Warriors tonight at 7:30 at Happy Valley's field.

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Pioneers' season kicks off at East

August 20th, 2014 11:03 pm by Douglas Fritz

Kickoff is scheduled for 7:30 at the Patriots' field. Also on the schedule tonight, Johnson County debuts under head coach Don Kerley with a home game against Tennessee High.

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Hilltoppers will likely be without Sutton for opener

August 20th, 2014 11:02 pm by Trey Williams

The Hilltoppers open next Friday at Elizabethton, which starts the season this Friday against Daniel Boone. The extra week apparently won't buy enough time for Science Hill linebacker-running back Trey Sutton to get back on the field.

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