National Sports

Sprint Car Driver Semmelmann Dies In Crash

Posted On September 21, 2014

(Beaver Dam, WI) -- Another Sprint Car driver is dead after a collision in practice on Saturday night. Scott Semmelmann was involved in a crash at Beaver Dam Raceway, which is about an hour northeast of Madison, Wisconsin. The remainder of the program was canceled by race executives. The incident is being described as a…

Gaughan prevails in Kentucky Nationwide race

Posted On September 21, 2014

Sparta, KY (SportsNetwork.com) - Brendan Gaughan saved his best for last to win Saturday night's 300-mile Nationwide Series race at Kentucky Speedway. Gaughan made a bold move in passing Chase Elliott and Ty Dillon for the lead with six laps to go, as he used the outside lane to get around both rookie drivers. Dillon,…

Record win for Custer in New Hampshire truck race

Posted On September 20, 2014

Loudon, NH (SportsNetwork.com) - Sixteen-year-old Cole Custer became the youngest driver ever to win a NASCAR national touring series race after he passed Matt Crafton for the lead following a restart with just four laps to go in Saturday's UNOH 175 Camping World Truck event at New Hampshire Motor Speedway. Custer, who is the son…

Report: Ravens Knew About Rice Video Hours After Incident

Posted On September 20, 2014

(Undated) -- The Baltimore Ravens may have known that former running back Ray Rice punched his wife in the face long before video from inside the elevator was released this month. ESPN's "Outside the Lines" reports that an Atlantic City police officer described the surveillance footage over the phone to the Ravens director of security…

FSU suspends QB Winston for entire Clemson game

Posted On September 20, 2014

Tallahassee, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Upon further review, Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston will not play against Clemson on Saturday. Florida State announced late Friday night that the reigning Heisman Trophy winner will sit the entire game. The school had originally suspended Winston for just the first half after he made a lewd comment about women…