Ross Chastain took the checkered flag at Talladega Superspeedway on Sunday.

Chastain captures checkered flag

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By Holly Cain

One lap. That’s all it took for Ross Chastain to drop a watermelon and raise a trophy in celebration. The 29-year old Floridian led only the last – typically frantic – lap in the GEICO 500 at Talladega (Ala.) Superspeedway on Sunday to take his second career NASCAR Cup Series victory.

Rebels remain atop region standings

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The Byrnes softball team remains atop the region standings, following a recent 10-0 win over Riverside.

“We played much better than we did at their place a week earlier,” head coach Brandi Aiken said. “We won 10-0 in five innings.”

Molly Mattas had two home runs in the contest, including a two-run shot to end the game.

Eastside tops Greer

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The Eastside girls soccer team remains on a hot streak after picking up three more shut out wins last week.

The Eagles topped Greer twice (5-0, 6-0) and Laurens (9-0), improving to 6-0 in region competition.


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