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McGriff finishes 13th at Portland

Updated: July 20, 2009, 4:05 PM ET
Associated Press

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Ever the gentleman, Hershel McGriff was good-natured about finishing 13th in a national NASCAR series race at age 81.

"My competition was faster," he deadpanned.

Although he certainly would have taken a victory, McGriff seemed nevertheless pleased with his showing in the Bi-Mart Salute to the Troops 125 on the road course at Portland International Raceway, part of the NASCAR Camping World West Series.

Jim Inglebright of Fairfield, Calif., won the race, ...

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