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AUBURN, Ala. – Growing up 10 minutes from Talladega Superspeedway, Auburn senior Bret Holmes figures he was born to race. “You’d hear the cars from the back porch,” said Bret, who began racing Go Karts as a 6-year-old. “I got my start at Talladega short track.” From dirt late models to asphalt racing, Holmes steadily progressed, racing professionally on the ARCA Series while studying in Auburn’s University’s McWhorter School of Building Science in the College of Architecture, Design and Construction...
“Auburn provided people who are behind me and in my corner,” Bret said. “It’s been a home for a lot of friendships that will last for a long time. It’s been amazing.”
Jeff Shearer is a Senior Writer at AuburnTigers.com. Follow him on Twitter: @jeff_shearer