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Top Fuel driver Brown slows down for a few fast laps around BMS

Top Fuel driver Brown slows down for a few fast laps around BMS

June 15th, 2013 6:35 am by Dave Ongie

Top Fuel racer Antron Brown hopped behind the wheel of a stock car Friday at Bristol Motor Speedway, making about 20 laps behind the wheel of an old NASCAR Nationwide Series ride.

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Summitt wins Eternal Flame Award

Summitt wins Eternal Flame Award

June 15th, 2013 5:55 am by Associated Press

Former Tennessee women’s basketball coach Pat Summitt is the winner of the Keith Jackson Eternal Flame Award, an honor given annually by the College Sports Information Directors of America.

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Fast and furious: NHRA drivers tear up the track during Thunder Valley qualifying

Fast and furious: NHRA drivers tear up the track during Thunder Valley qualifying

June 15th, 2013 12:54 am by Dave Ongie

Once the sun went down at Bristol Dragway on Friday night, the NHRA’s top stars rewrote the record book during the first two rounds of qualifying for the Ford Thunder Valley Nationals.

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Braves bullied by Bumgarner, Giants in 6-0 loss

Braves bullied by Bumgarner, Giants in 6-0 loss

June 15th, 2013 12:25 am by Associated Press

The Braves were hoping for a lift in their return home from an ugly road trip. Instead, Atlanta’s bats were muffled by San Francisco’s Madison Bumgarner, and the Braves learned they’ll have to wait for Brandon Beachy’s season debut.

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Mickelson, Horschel share clubhouse lead at Merion

Mickelson, Horschel share clubhouse lead at Merion

June 15th, 2013 12:20 am by Associated Press

Phil Mickelson made his first birdie on his last putt. Billy Horschel never missed a green. It was all they could do to barely break par against Merion, which is turning out to be the real star of this U.S. Open.

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Dobyns-Bennett mural honors coaching icons Dan Crowe, Tom Coughenour

Dobyns-Bennett mural honors coaching icons Dan Crowe, Tom Coughenour

June 14th, 2013 11:37 pm by George Thwaites

Dan Crowe and Tom Coughenour are both enshrined in the TSSAA Hall of Fame. Now the two Dobyns-Bennett track and field coaching legends gaze down from their own Wall of Fame.

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Sentimental favorite Herbert back running Top Fuel — with a purpose

Sentimental favorite Herbert back running Top Fuel — with a purpose

June 14th, 2013 10:37 pm by Dave Ongie

If you’re looking for a sentimental favorite at the Thunder Valley Nationals, look no further than Doug Herbert, who rolled into Bristol Dragway on Friday with an outdated Top Fuel dragster and a crew of friends and volunteers to service it.

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UT coach Martin, Vols players encouraging kids to take their best S.H.O.T.

UT coach Martin, Vols players encouraging kids to take their best S.H.O.T.

June 14th, 2013 10:11 pm by Greg Peters

Tennessee basketball coach Cuonzo Martin, members of his staff and his players are presenting a series of clinics throughout the state, and the Statewide Hoops Outreach Tour paid a visit to Sullivan North on Friday.

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PHOTO GALLERY: NHRA's Brown tests Bristol high banks

June 14th, 2013 6:35 pm by Staff Report

Top Fuel driver Antron Brown, in Bristol for the NHRA Ford Thunder Valley Nationals at Bristol Dragway, tested his command of left turns Friday at Bristol Motor Speedway.

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Hendrick: Keselowski should show 'more class'

Hendrick: Keselowski should show 'more class'

June 14th, 2013 4:46 pm by NOAH TRISTER, AP Sports Writer

Rick Hendrick defended his race team's hiring approach and said Cup champion Brad Keselowski should show "more class" after accusing Hendrick Motorsports of stealing information by poaching employees from Ford teams.

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