National Sports

Keselowski wins first Xfinity Series race of the season at Kentucky

Posted On July 11, 2015

Sparta, KY (SportsNetwork.com) - Brad Keselowski won a Xfinity Series race for the first time this season after he passed Erik Jones for the lead in the closing laps of Friday night's Kentucky 300 at Kentucky Speedway. Keselowski, a Sprint Cup Series regular, gave up the lead to Jones following a restart with 31 laps…

Qualifying for Kentucky Sprint Cup race canceled, Larson awarded pole

Posted On July 10, 2015

Sparta, KY (SportsNetwork.com) - Rain earlier in the day on Friday at Kentucky Speedway forced NASCAR officials to cancel qualifying for the 400-mile Sprint Cup Series race, scheduled for Saturday night. Sprint Cup qualifying at this 1.5-mile racetrack had been scheduled for Friday at 5:45 p.m. ET, but NASCAR opted to cancel the session to…

Crafton wins, Kennedy crashes hard in Truck Series race at Kentucky

Posted On July 10, 2015

Sparta, Kentucky (SportsNetwork.com) - Matt Crafton won Thursday night's Camping World Truck Series race at Kentucky Speedway, which was stopped five laps short of its scheduled 150-lap distance due to extensive damage to the catch fence in turn 1 caused by an accident involving Ben Kennedy. After making contact with David Gilliland and then John…

Earnhardt Jr. Wins Coke Zero 400

Posted On July 06, 2015

(Daytona Beach, FL)  --  Pole sitter Dale Earnhardt Jr. held off the pack to win the Coke Zero 400 at Daytona International Speedway. Earnhardt led 96 laps en route to his second win of the season.  Jimmie Johnson finished second, while Denny Hamlin, Kevin Harvick and Kurt Busch completed the top-five. Austin Dillon was involved…

Austin Dillon wins Xfinity Series race at Daytona

Posted On July 05, 2015

Daytona Beach, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Austin Dillon avoided being caught up in two major crashes within the last 14 laps and then held off Elliott Sadler and Chase Elliott after the final restart with two laps to go to win Saturday night's Subway Firecracker 250 Xfinity Series race at Daytona International Speedway. Dillon, a regular…