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Today in HIistory: February 5

February 05, 2011, Sporting News Wire Service,

1986: Happy 25th birthday to Reed Sorenson, who finished 12th in the Nationwide Series last year despite not starting seven of the 35 races. But he scored top-10s in 21 of his starts. Sorenson has three wins in the series in 131 starts. His best season was 2005, when he was 19 and won twice and finished fourth in the standings. Sorenson has made 161 starts in the Cup series with five top-fives. His best finish is third at Atlanta in October 2007.