Drag Race Central - NHRA
Fri, 07 Feb 2020, 12:25 PM

Stock Eliminator Round 1 Eliminations
By David Gerard



POMONA, Calif. - Results of round 1 eliminations in Stock Eliminator at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series, 60th annual Lucas Oil NHRA Winternationals presented by ProtectTheHarvest.com:
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 7000 Tina Summerton                       7575 Mark Kirby                   
E1   ****WINNER****  0.016 11.457 113.14                    -0.042 10.972 115.06 
        J/SA  Dial: 11.55 (+/-): -0.093           F/SA  Dial: 11.00 (+/-): -0.028 
 Qualified:            #56 No Time                             #28 10.974 -0.876 
8:49 a.m. Weather conditions: air temperature 55 degrees, relative humidity 50 percent, barometer 28.97 inches, adjusted altitude 1,263 feet, track temperature 50 degrees.

Kirby goes red to start eliminations and the #56 qualifier, Summerton, goes to round two!

 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
  601 Cody Lane                            7784 Paul Wong                    
E1   ****WINNER****  0.007 11.331 116.79                    -0.049 10.521 111.97 
        G/SA  Dial: 11.44 (+/-): -0.109           B/SA  Dial: 10.45 (+/-):  0.071 
 Qualified:            #55 12.696  0.696                       #27 10.373 -0.877 
Cody Lane gets the win, as Wong redd lights too.
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 7801 Pete Lanciers                        A119 Don LaVoie                   
E1                   0.046 11.099 119.34     ****WINNER****  0.124 11.419 119.57 
        E/SA  Dial: 10.79 (+/-):  0.309           C/SA  Dial: 11.38 (+/-):  0.039 
 Qualified:            #26 10.821 -0.879                       #54 11.401  0.001 
Lanciers Duster gets way loose about 60 feet out and he has to ready jerk it back into the center of the lane.

Easy win for LaVoie!

 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
  741 John Irving                           611 Cal Method                   
E1                   0.086 12.421 104.65     ****WINNER****  0.053 11.250 112.46 
        N/SA  Dial: 12.45 (+/-): -0.029           H/SA  Dial: 11.22 (+/-):  0.030 
 Qualified:            #52 12.427 -0.573                       #24 11.245 -0.905 
Cal Method's MOV: Opponent broke out.
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 7307 Jeff Jerome                            76 Mike Cotten                  
E1   ****WINNER****  0.071 10.139 130.24                    -0.003 11.234  95.51 
        A/SA  Dial: 10.16 (+/-): -0.021           F/SA  Dial: 10.83 (+/-):  0.404 
 Qualified:            #32 10.156 -0.844                        #4 10.822 -1.028 
Third red light in the right lane. Cotton this time.
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 7356 Scott Loge                            776 Doug Lambeck                 
E1                   0.042 11.371 114.43     ****WINNER****  0.040 10.080 125.22 
        H/SA  Dial: 11.34 (+/-):  0.031           A/SA  Dial: 10.07 (+/-):  0.010 
 Qualified:            #51 11.537 -0.613                       #23 10.082 -0.918 
Big wheels up leave for Lambeck for the four foot win.
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
    7 Justin Lamb                          7776 Chris Whitney                
E1   ****WINNER****  0.066  9.772 123.10                    -0.038 10.333 115.99 
        FS/D  Dial: 9.69 (+/-):  0.082             A/S  Dial: 10.33 (+/-):  0.003 
 Qualified:            #20  9.666 -0.934                       #48 10.310 -0.640 
Whitney misses the tree. Lamb goes on to round two.
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
   73 Jon Irving                            791 Randy Bursell                
E1   ****WINNER****  0.052 11.419 105.80                     0.048 11.484 110.57 
        I/SA  Dial: 11.40 (+/-):  0.019           H/SA  Dial: 11.54 (+/-): -0.056 
 Qualified:            #22 11.369 -0.931                       #50 11.527 -0.623 
Two close lights and Jon Irving gets the win. MOV: Opponent broke out.
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 7500 Doug Holder                           715 Justin Jerome                
E1                   0.043 11.823 108.98     ****WINNER****  0.012 10.968 119.50 
        M/SA  Dial: 11.86 (+/-): -0.037           F/SA  Dial: 10.98 (+/-): -0.012 
 Qualified:             #2 11.793 -1.057                       #30 10.976 -0.874 
Justin Jerome leaves with a strong twelve light. MOV: Took the stripe by 0.0060 seconds (approximately 12 inches) in a double breakout.
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 7980 Steve Wann                            727 Mike Johnston                
E1   ****WINNER****  0.069  9.995 121.41                     0.197  9.731 139.37 
        A/SA  Dial: 9.94 (+/-):  0.055            FS/D  Dial: 9.72 (+/-):  0.011 
 Qualified:             #1  9.942 -1.058                       #29  9.725 -0.875 
Old School vs. New School!

Johnston is way late and Wann gets the win.

 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 777B Kim Cocuzza                          7688 Paula Cotten                 
E1                   0.241 11.202 116.40     ****WINNER****  0.094 11.387 109.60 
        G/SA  Dial: 11.17 (+/-):  0.032           I/SA  Dial: 11.32 (+/-):  0.067 
 Qualified:            #41 11.235 -0.765                       #13 11.327 -0.973 
Cocuzza is way late and Cotton isn't!
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
   77 Larry Gilley                         5415 John Dourlet                 
E1   ****WINNER****  0.026 10.713 121.66                     0.063  9.943 133.45 
        E/SA  Dial: 10.71 (+/-):  0.003          AA/SA  Dial: 9.94 (+/-):  0.003 
 Qualified:            #16 10.752 -0.948                       #44  9.960 -0.740 
Dourlet carries the front wheel way up for a long ways.

They both run 0.003 to their dials, but Gilly has the better RT for the seven foot win.

 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
   51 Scott Burton                         7797 Don Keen                     
E1                   0.046  9.505 134.94     ****WINNER****  0.032 10.464 125.86 
        FS/C  Dial: 9.48 (+/-):  0.025            C/SA  Dial: 10.45 (+/-):  0.014 
 Qualified:            #35  9.474 -0.826                        #7 10.394 -1.006 
Don Keen's MOV: 0.0253 seconds (approximately 5 feet).
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 7888 John Roderick                        7002 Jim Meador                   
E1                   0.074 11.176 112.76     ****WINNER****  0.063 10.575 121.65 
        G/SA  Dial: 11.09 (+/-):  0.086           D/SA  Dial: 10.49 (+/-):  0.085 
 Qualified:            #31 11.126 -0.874                        #3 10.503 -1.047 
Just 0.001 difference to their dials and Jim Meador scores the close win. MOV: 0.0121 seconds (approximately 2 feet).
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
   72 Ryan Mangus                          5526 Dwayne Scheitlin             
E1                   0.033 10.698 122.18     ****WINNER****  0.030 10.208 127.43 
        E/SA  Dial: 10.70 (+/-): -0.002           A/SA  Dial: 10.18 (+/-):  0.028 
 Qualified:             #9 10.708 -0.992                       #37 10.193 -0.807 
Dwayne Scheitlin is 0.003 quicker at the green. MOV: Opponent broke out by just -0.002.
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 7965 Michael Hakkert                      5809 Brad Burton                  
E1                   0.250 10.292 128.86     ****WINNER****  0.058 10.789 107.01 
        B/SA  Dial: 10.23 (+/-):  0.062           D/SA  Dial: 10.69 (+/-):  0.099 
 Qualified:             #5 10.237 -1.013                       #33 10.706 -0.844 
Hakkert misses the tree and gives the easy win to Burton.
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 701K Karen Stoffer                        5400 Al Corda                     
E1                         No Time           ****WINNER****  0.025 10.341 100.31 
        FS/A  Dial: 8.93 (+/-): 91.069            A/SA  Dial: 10.06 (+/-):  0.281 
 Qualified:            #47  8.999 -0.701                       #19 10.061 -0.939 
Stoffer has problems and Corda makes a single to round two.
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 6633 Joe Sorensen                          800 Markus Svensson              
E1   ****WINNER****  0.036 11.208 107.39                     0.027 10.232 133.03 
        G/SA  Dial: 11.13 (+/-):  0.078           AA/S  Dial: 9.94 (+/-):  0.292 
 Qualified:            #15 11.044 -0.956                       #43  9.952 -0.748 
Svensson's Camaro stumbles at the green and gives Sorensen the easy win.
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
  732 Phil Mandella Jr.                    7931 Cliff Hanson                 
E1                   0.031 11.053 116.42     ****WINNER****  0.000 10.273 123.86 
        G/SA  Dial: 11.04 (+/-):  0.013           A/SA  Dial: 10.25 (+/-):  0.023 
 Qualified:            #14 11.035 -0.965                       #42 10.238 -0.762 
Cliff Hanson leaves with a perfect light and the close win. MOV: 0.0211 seconds (approximately 4 feet).
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 7410 Robert Pond                          R797 Dave Muller                  
E1   ****WINNER****  0.088  9.798 134.79                    -0.013 12.363 105.09 
       AA/SA  Dial: 9.76 (+/-):  0.038            N/SA  Dial: 12.38 (+/-): -0.017 
 Qualified:            #21  9.768 -0.932                       #49 12.361 -0.639 
Muller misses the green by just -0.013 and Pond goes to the next round.
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 J712 Chris Hall                            795 Brian McClanahan             
E1                   0.038 10.244 128.48     ****WINNER****  0.010  9.714 130.69 
        B/SA  Dial: 10.24 (+/-):  0.004          AA/SA  Dial: 9.69 (+/-):  0.024 
 Qualified:             #8 10.247 -1.003                       #36  9.891 -0.809 
Big wheels up leaves a pair!

Hall runs 0.004 to his dial, but Brian McClanahan has the better RT for the hole shot win. MOV: 0.0087 seconds (approximately 20 inches).

 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
  600 Jeff Lane                               3 Jody Lang                    
E1   ****WINNER****  0.024  9.071 138.31                     0.019 11.889 109.82 
        FS/B  Dial: 9.04 (+/-):  0.031            L/SA  Dial: 11.85 (+/-):  0.039 
 Qualified:            #10  9.013 -0.987                       #38 11.893 -0.807 
Closest race of the session!

Jeff Lane scores the super close win. MOV: 0.0036 seconds (approximately 7 inches).

 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 7650 Doug Gibson                          7341 Rick Kolber                  
E1   ****WINNER****  0.056 10.626 116.18                     0.079 10.758 122.44 
        C/SA  Dial: 10.60 (+/-):  0.026           E/SA  Dial: 10.71 (+/-):  0.048 
 Qualified:            #39 10.595 -0.805                       #11 10.719 -0.981 
Doug Gibson's MOV: 0.0454 seconds (approximately 8 feet).
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 7670 Mike Williams                        7155 Leo Glasbrenner              
E1                   0.066 10.987 116.70     ****WINNER****  0.038  9.386 141.50 
        E/SA  Dial: 10.98 (+/-):  0.007           FS/C  Dial: 9.36 (+/-):  0.026 
 Qualified:            #45 10.973 -0.727                       #17  9.355 -0.945 
Another really close finish.

Williams runs 0.007 to his dial, Leo Glasbrenner takes the narrow hole shot victory. MOV: 0.0095 seconds (approximately 20 inches).

 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
  652 Bob Gullett                           244 Jeff Taylor                  
E1                   0.013 10.816 119.93     ****WINNER****  0.032  9.166 145.85 
         F/S  Dial: 10.79 (+/-):  0.026           FS/B  Dial: 9.16 (+/-):  0.006 
 Qualified:             #6 10.792 -1.008                       #34  9.159 -0.841 
WOW! Even closer!

Jeff Taylor's MOV: 0.0013 seconds (approximately 3 inches).

Bob Gullett's package: 0.039. Jeff Taylor's package: 0.038.

 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 339L Randi Lyn Shipp                      7710 Mark Maxwell                 
E1   ****WINNER****  0.045 10.751 110.81                     0.001 11.366 116.38 
        D/SA  Dial: 11.55 (+/-): -0.799           D/SA  Dial: 11.55 (+/-): -0.184 
 Qualified:            #25 10.663 -0.887                       #53 11.451 -0.099 
Heads-up!

Maxwell's 0.001 light is just no enough, as Shipp out run him at the finish line.

 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 7010 Duane Dickens                        7031 Gregg Luneack                
E1   ****WINNER****  0.053 11.536 112.47                           No Time      
        J/SA  Dial: 11.50 (+/-):  0.036           E/SA  Dial: 11.70 (+/-): 88.299 
 Qualified:            #18 11.508 -0.942                       #46 10.982 -0.718 
Luneack is a no show. Dickens gets the free pass to the next round.
 

 Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed-----Car#-Driver(Opp'nt)-RT-----ET-- Speed 
 6254 Darcy Clarke                         703D Kyle Rizzoli                 
E1                         No Time           ****WINNER**** -0.024 10.494 103.55 
        A/SA  Dial: 11.00 (+/-): 88.999           B/SA  Dial: 11.25 (+/-): -0.756 
 Qualified:            #40 10.226 -0.774                       #12 10.274 -0.976 
Clark is the no show this time. Rizzoli gets the single to wrap up the round.

9:14 a.m.

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