ENNIS, Texas -
Wed, 10 Oct 2012, 23:44 PM
McNeal, Carlson Lead Summit Race of Champion Winners
Courtesy of NHRA Field Marketing
In the final results for the Race of Champions competition at Texas Motorplex and the NHRA South
Central Division Summit Racing Series Division Finals Jacob McNeal and Jody Carlson took home wins
in the Electronics and Non-Electronics classes.
McNeal, Gilmer, Texas, driving an '05 dragster beat Kevin Henery with a near perfect 5.001 second
pass on his 5.00 dial. Henery, Prairieville, La., was 4.715 on a 4.70 dial in his loosing efforts
in his '08 dragster.
Carlson went 6.822 seconds at 102.49 mph in a '87 Camaro to take the trophy home to Krum, Texas.
Carlson used a startingline advantage to win over Gray Metcalf, Lubbock, Texas, in his '74 Duster
clocking in at 6.843, 98.84 mph.
In the High School class it was Watagua, Texas, racer Ryan Gleghorn winning over Zack Marinez out
of Houston. Gleghorn went 10.336 seconds in his '05 Chevy truck to Martinez quicker 8.548 in his
Kris Gassaway, Norman, Okla., joined in with a win in the Gambler No-Electronics race . Gassaway's
'92 Mustang clocked in at 6.374, 108.73 to beat Chad Sandlin, Burleson, Texas.
RACE OF CHAMPIONS
Jacob McNeal, Gilmer, Texas, '05 dragster, 5.001, 135.52 def. Kevin Henery, Prairieville, La, '08
dragster, 4.715, 145.45
Jody Carlson, Krum, Texas, '87 Camaro, 6.822, 102.49 def. Gary Metcalf, Lubbock, Texas, '74 Duster,
Ryan Gleghorn, Watagua, Texas, '05 Chev P/U, 10.336, 69.05 def. Zack Martinez, Houston, '65
Chevelle, 8.548, 79.78
Kris Gassaway, Norman, Okla., '92 Mustang, 6.374, 108.73 def. Chad Sandlin, Burleson, Texas, '85
Chevy, 6.809, 100.61
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