HEBRON, Ohio -
Mon, 07 May 2018, 16:02 PM
Fricke and Bogolo Take Home Wins at The Buckeye Fuel Wars
Courtesy of NHRA Field Marketing
In the final results from National Trail Raceway and the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, Jackie
Fricke, Flemington, N.J., and Tony Bogolo, Hamilton, Ohio, took home the wins in Top Alcohol
Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car respectively.
Fricke worked her way through the field and ran 5.288 seconds at 271.24 mph. in her final round
victory over Brandon Greco, Roscoe, Pa., who clocked in at 5.461 seconds at 245.18 mph.
Bogolo faced off against Todd Robertson, Harrison Twp., Mich., and posted a winning run of 5.934
seconds at 246.39 mph. in his '05 Camaro. Robertson drove to a 7.845 second, 91.30 mph. lap for his
runner up finish.
In the Divisions Oakley Motorsports Top Sportsman's class, local racer Gary Wojnowski, Brunswick,
Ohio, took home the win this weekend. Wojnoswski went up against Kynon Dinkel, Terre Haute, Ind.,
in in his '09 Cobalt with a time of 6.842 at 193.07 mph.
In the Oakley Motorsports Top Dragster category, Ed Dudley, Fishers, Ind., claimed victory in his
final lap at 6.392 seconds at 210.93 mph against Michael Scheel, Norwalk, Ohio.
Other racers visiting the winner's circle this weekend were Todd Frantz, Louisville, Ky., in Comp
Eliminator; A.H. Adkins, Ravenswood, W.V., in Super Stock; Leonard Mattingly, Cox's Creek, Ky., in
Stock; Edmond Richardson, Greenbrier, Tenn., in Super Comp; Joey Shipp, Indianapolis, in Super Gas,
Wayne Kelley, Mount Vernon, Ind., in Super Street and Scott Hagen in the division's Pro Stock Snow
North Central Division racers head to Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park for the next NHRA
Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series event, May 18-20.
The following are Sunday's final results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, North Central
Division NHRA 16th annual Buckeye Fuel Wars:
TOP ALCOHOL DRAGSTER
9) John Paul Gutierrez, Berkley, Mich., 5.538, 255.58 def. 4) Marty Thacker, Robinson, Ill., 6.993,
3) Brandon Greco, Roscoe, Pa., 5.402, 263.31 def. 6) Jerry Powell, Atlanta, Ind., 5.426, 258.96
1) Jackie Fricke, Flemington, N.J., 5.322, 271.08 def. 8) Jeff Chatterson, Brantford, Ont., 5.641,
2) Robin Samsel, Marion, Ind., 5.368, 266.32 def. 7) Marina Anderson, Lombard, Ill., 5.525, 229.51
Greco, 5.366, 265.12 def. Samsel, 5.503, 253.18
Fricke, 5.351, 272.94 def. Gutierrez, 8.062, 103.99
Fricke, 5.288, 271.24 def. Greco, 5.461, 245.18
TOP ALCOHOL FUNNY CAR
3) Todd Robertson, Harrison Twp., Mich., '12 Monte Carlo, 5.701, 239.82 def. 4) Chris Foster,
Davenport, Iowa, '16 Monte Carlo, 5.687, 249.90
1) Chip Beverett, Tracy, Calif., '12 Monte Carlo, 7.855, 216.58 was unopposed
2) Tony Bogolo, Hamilton, Ohio, '05 CAM, 5.895, 243.63 def. 5) Raymond Drew, Hales Corners, Wis.,
'14 Mustang, 7.461, 126.45
Bogolo, 14.376, no speed was unopposed
Robertson, 5.752, 233.84 def. Beverett, 9.337, 123.59
Bogolo, 5.934, 246.39 def. Robertson, 7.845, 91.30
Todd Frantz, Louisville, Ky., '09 dragster, C/ED, 7.284, 180.40 def. Greg Kamplain, Brownsburg,
Ind., '14 dragster, B/ED, 6.988, 165.40.
A.H. Adkins, Ravenswood, W.V., '69 AMX, SS/B, 8.933, 135.25 def. Earl Roe, Newark, Ohio, '85
Camaro, GT/KA, 10.222, 127.78.
Leonard Mattingly, Cox's Creek, Ky., '00 Firebird, A/SA, 10.121, 130.38 def. Bryan Merkle,
Johnstown, Ohio, '00 Firebird, A/SA, 10.630, 111.09.
Edmond Richardson, Greenbrier, Tenn., '14 American, 8.897, 175.32 def. Robert Bauer III, Elma,
N.Y., '15 Chromeworx, 8.894, 162.49.
Joey Shipp, Indianapoils, Ind., '91 Cutlass, 9.892, 157.91 def. Carl Rectenwald, Columbus, Ohio,
'94 Lumina, 9.860, 170.67.
Wayne Kelley, Mount Vernon, Ind., '79 Malibu, 10.869, 147.31 def. Dalton Deffenbaugh, Lebanon,
Ind., '69 Nova, 10.856, 136.63.
Gary Wojnowski, Brunswick, Ohio, '09 Cobalt, 6.842, 193.07 def. Kynon Dinkel, Terre Haute, Ind.,
'04 Cavalier, 6.543, 213.23.
Ed Dudley, Fishers, Ind., '11 Spitzer, 6.392, 210.93 def. Michael Scheel, Norwalk, Ohio, '33
Bantam, 6.267, 221.38.
PRO STOCK SNOWMOBILE
Scott Hagen, Oxford, Mich., '13 Ski DOO, 8.436, 154.58 def. Matt Ernst, Clinton, Iowa, '11 Arctic
CAT, 8.448, 152.81.
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