XFINITY Series Virginia529 College Savings 250


Race: Virginia529 College Savings 250

Place: Richmond International Raceway

Date and Time: Friday, Sept. 9 at 7:30 p.m. ET

Tune-in: NBCSN, MRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio

Distance: 250 miles(187.5 laps)

What to Watch For: Drivers have two more chances to win before the NASCAR XFINITY Series Chase kicks off at Kentucky. … Brennan Poole, Brandon Jones and Darrell Wallace Jr. clinched Chase berths at Darlington. Three Chase berths remain for the 10-race playoff. … Virginia native Elliott Sadler goes for his second straight win after taking the checkered flag at Darlington. … NASCAR Sprint Cup Series drivers Kyle Busch, Brad Keselwoski, Matt DiBenedetto and Austin Dillon will compete in Friday’s NASCAR XFINITY Series race.

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Greg is a published award winning sportswriter who spent 23 years combined active and active reserve military service, much of that in and around the Special Operations community. Greg is the author of "The Nuts and Bolts of NASCAR: The Definitive Viewers' Guide to Big-Time Stock Car Auto Racing" and has been published in major publications across the country including the Los Angeles Times, the Cleveland Plain Dealer and the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. He was also a contributor to Chicken Soup for the NASCAR Soul, published in 2010, and the Christmas edition in 2016. He wrote as the NASCAR, Formula 1, Auto Reviews and National Veterans Affairs Examiner for and has appeared on Fox News. He holds a BS degree in communications, a Masters degree in psychology and is currently a PhD candidate majoring in psychology. He is currently the weekend Motorsports Editor for Autoweek.