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Franklin High School last home track meet results

Girls team results:

  1. Rabun Gap 62
  2. Franklin 51
  3. Smoky Mountain 32

Franklin Girls top finishers:

100m hurdles: 3) Gracie Hornsby 18.16;

100m dash: 3) Brittany Lindley 14.41, 4) Lauren Richards 15.35;

more results and pics after the jump!


KANSAS CITY, Kan.—Matt Kenseth likened his victory in the STP 400 to a game of musical chairs—you had to be leading when the music stopped.

If you looked at statistics alone, you'd say that Kenseth dominated Sunday at Kansas Speedway in the eighth NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race of the season. After all, Kenseth won the event from the pole and led 163 of the 267 laps.

In reality, Kenseth prevailed in a race of extraordinary strategic complexity, with divergent approaches shuffling and reshuffling the running order until an opportune caution on Lap 218 put Kenseth back in the lead at just the right time.


Four Franklin area women travelled to Suwanee, Ga., to compete in the Supernatural Bodybuilding and Fitness Championships on April 6.

The women represented Body Visions Gym in Franklin. Heather Belcher placed first in Novice Bodybuilding and second in Masters Women Bodybuilding.


Franklin High School student and athlete Maggie Stewart will not be calling her basketball career quits just yet.

Friday at the FHS gym, Stewart signed with the Catawba Valley Community College Bucks to continue her education while playing for the junior college who had a 30-1 record last season and won the Carolinas-Virginia Conference championship.


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