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Fri, 26 Sep 2008, 04:52 PM

Pro Stock Qualifying Notes, Session #1
By Rick Green





MILLINGTON, Tenn. - Notes from round 1 qualifying in Pro Stock at the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series, 21st annual O'Reilly Mid-South Nationals presented by Pennzoil listing lane, driver name, elapsed time, top speed, and position in order following run:
Left Lane: Mark Hogan Runs 21.784/32.58, Now #2
Right Lane: Richie Stevens Runs 6.689/206.61, Now #1

Hogan with violent tire shake and made a quick move toward the centerline before he clicked it off. Stevens with a good pass to start the weekend.

Left Lane: Steve Spiess Runs 6.696/206.07, Now #2
Right Lane: John Nobile No Time, Now #4

Nobile with a lot of tire shake and he coast on through...Spies with a good clean pass.

Left Lane: Rickie Jones Runs 6.702/205.41, Now #4
Right Lane: Johnny Gray Runs 6.667/206.39, Now #1

Gray with a real nice looking pass...Johnny Gray's incremental times: 60ft-0.989 sec., 330ft-2.783, 660ft-4.281/164.51mph, 1,000ft-5.575

Left Lane: Jim Yates Runs 6.690/205.72, Now #4
Right Lane: Larry Morgan Runs 6.662/206.83, Now #1

Morgan goes to the number one spot...Larry Morgan's incremental times: 60ft-0.987 sec., 330ft-2.785, 660ft-4.281/164.77mph, 1,000ft-5.572

Left Lane: Warren Johnson Runs 6.693/207.56, Now #6
Right Lane: Justin Humphreys Runs 6.652/207.24, Now #1

WJ with a good short time and the fastest mph of the event so far. Warren Johnson's incremental times: 60ft-0.996 sec., 330ft-2.816, 660ft-4.318/164.65mph, 1,000ft-5.608 Humphreys with the quickest pass of the session to go to the number one spot. Justin Humphreys' incremental times: 60ft-0.991 sec., 330ft-2.783, 660ft-4.276/165.19mph, 1,000ft-5.565

Left Lane: Ron Krisher Runs 15.608/51.22, Now #10
Right Lane: Mike Edwards Runs 6.644/207.56, Now #1

Krisher made a quick move toward the centerline and he coasted on through the 1320. Edwards with a great looking pass to go to the number one spot...Mike Edwards' incremental times: 60ft-0.988 sec., 330ft-2.782, 660ft-4.274/165.36mph, 1,000ft-5.560

Left Lane: Allen Johnson Runs 6.636/207.18, Now #1
Right Lane: V. Gaines Runs 6.667/205.76, Now #6

Johnson now goes to the number one spot...Allen Johnson's incremental times: 60ft-0.977 sec., 330ft-2.765, 660ft-4.259/165.01mph, 1,000ft-5.548 Gaines with a nice looking pass.

Left Lane: Greg Stanfield Runs 15.675/51.85, Now #14
Right Lane: Dave Connolly Runs 6.634/207.94, Now #1

Stanfield hikes the front wheels and then gets out of the groove when they come back to earth. He clicked it off and coasted on through the 1320. Connolly with a great looking pass with the quickest and fastest pass of the day. Dave Connolly's incremental times: 60ft-0.989 sec., 330ft-2.777, 660ft-4.266/165.64mph, 1,000ft-5.550

Left Lane: Jason Line Runs 6.652/207.34, Now #5
Right Lane: Greg Anderson Runs 6.631/208.36, Now #1

Anderson with now with the quickest and fastest pass of the round to go to the number one spot. Greg Anderson's incremental times: 60ft-0.991 sec., 330ft-2.778, 660ft-4.265/165.86mph, 1,000ft-5.548 Line with a nice pass to get into the number five spot. Jason Line's incremental times: 60ft-0.994 sec., 330ft-2.788, 660ft-4.281/173.32mph, 1,000ft-5.566

Left Lane: Kurt Johnson Runs 6.646/207.08, Now #5
Right Lane: Jeg Coughlin No Time, Now #20

Coughlin did the burnout and then had some problems and is shut off. Johnson with a good clean pass to get into the top half of the show...Kurt Johnson's incremental times: 60ft-0.992 sec., 330ft-2.778, 660ft-4.271/165.23mph, 1,000ft-5.559

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