MILLINGTON, Tenn. - Notes from round 2 qualifying in Pro Modified at the NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series, 16th annual O'Reilly NHRA Mid-South Nationals presented by Pennzoil listing lane, driver name, elapsed time/top speed this round, position in order following run, best prior elapsed time/speed, and position in order prior to run:
Left Lane: Billy Harper Runs 6.273/224.73, Now #5; Best prior run: 10.450/83.12, Was #15
Right Lane: Marty McGinnis Runs 6.856/157.26, Now #13; Best prior run: 6.439/217.35, Was #12
Current weather conditions: 67 degrees, 77 percent relative humidity, the barometer 30.09 inches, with a track temperature of 91 degrees and the sun is out for the first time today.
Left Lane: Shannon Jenkins Runs 6.329/221.85, Now #7; Best prior run: 6.280/222.11, Was #7
Right Lane: Bill Hill Runs 8.030/150.13, Now #15; Best prior run: 7.478/129.89, Was #15
Hill shook hard and clicked it off. Jenkins with no help here.
Left Lane: Rick Stivers Runs 9.482/94.97, Now #16; No Prior Run
Right Lane: Tim McAmis Runs 6.232/225.33, Now #1; Best prior run: 6.254/225.07, Was #4
Stivers with a lot tire shake and a quick move toward the centerline before he clicked it off. McAmis with a great looking pass here straight down the groove to the number one spot.
Left Lane: Rickie Smith Runs 6.255/224.25, Now #5; Best prior run: 6.275/223.62, Was #6
Right Lane: Fred Hahn Runs 14.794/65.95, Now #19; No Prior Run
Smith with a nice pass and picks up a spot. Hahn making his first pass of the weekend because he was late getting here. He had trouble with his motorhome and just pulled into the pits a little bit ago. He shook and clicked it off.
Left Lane: Mitch Stott Runs 6.274/225.60, Now #2; Best prior run: 6.245/227.73, Was #2
Right Lane: Scott Ray Runs 6.271/223.02, Now #6; Best prior run: 6.307/222.91, Was #9
No help here for Stott, but he will stay number two. Ray with a good looking pass here to get into the show and that will bump out Ashley.
Left Lane: Mike Castellana Runs 11.619/81.74, Now #4; Best prior run: 6.253/223.99, Was #4
Right Lane: Mike Ashley Runs 6.263/223.69, Now #6; Best prior run: 6.303/222.36, Was #9
Castellana with a lot of tire shake and he clicks it off. Ashley launched hard and keep it straight to get back in the show and that bumped out Jenkins.
Left Lane: Troy Critchley No Time, Now #10; Best prior run: 6.329/223.43, Was #10
Right Lane: Zach Barklage Runs 6.584/211.83, Now #14; Best prior run: 6.448/213.81, Was #14
Critchley shook hard and the made a quick move toward the centerline and crossed the centerline. No help for Barklage.
Left Lane: Thomas Patterson Runs 6.302/220.44, Now #10; Best prior run: 6.351/212.13, Was #12
Right Lane: Dan Rowe Runs 6.394/183.54, Now #12; Best prior run: 6.329/218.34, Was #11
Patterson with his quickest pass of the weekend, but will come up short of the 6.273 bump spot.
Left Lane: Wayne Torkelson Runs 6.781/164.23, Now #15; Best prior run: 11.575/76.08, Was #17
Right Lane: Von Smith Runs 8.374/111.37, Now #3; Best prior run: 6.249/226.58, Was #3
Smith got real loose and did a great job keeping this car up right and in his own lane. Torkelson shook and clicked it off.