Milan: Final round-by-round results

MILAN, Mich. -- Final round-by-round results from the Motor City Nationals presented by GM Performance Division & Heritage Newspapers at Milan Dragway, the third of 11 events in the 2008 Knoll-Gas Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series: TOP FUEL: ROUND...

MILAN, Mich. -- Final round-by-round results from the Motor City Nationals presented by GM Performance Division & Heritage Newspapers at Milan Dragway, the third of 11 events in the 2008 Knoll-Gas Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series:

TOP FUEL:

ROUND ONE
Mike Strasburg, 8.046, 108.93
    def. Kevin Jones, foul
Scott Palmer, 5.174, 253.75
    def. Bobby Lagana Jr., 6.212, 170.51
Bruce Litton, 4.667, 310.98
    def. T.J. Zizzo, 5.079, 210.08
Spencer Massey, 6.385, 192.33
    def. Chris Karamesines, 6.769, 125.17

SEMIFINALS
Litton, 4.676, 312.71
    def. Massey, 4.765, 297.42
Palmer, 4.782, 286.86
    def. Strasburg, 8.304, 102.02

FINAL
Litton, 4.678, 287.66
    def. Palmer, broke.

NITRO FUNNY CAR:

ROUND ONE
Daniel Wilkerson, Chevy Impala, 6.728, 128.55
    def. Dale Creasy Jr., Chevy Impala, broke
Paul Lee, Chevy Monte Carlo, 5.007, 285.71
    def. Terry Haddock, Dodge Stratus, 10.975, 85.23
Jack Wyatt, Stratus, 5.273, 243.15
    def. Jeff Diehl, Monte Carlo, 9.680, 89.17
Matt Hagan, Monte Carlo, 7.222, 113.10
    def. Andy Kelley, Pontiac Firebird, 8.374, 98.16

SEMIFINALS
Wilkerson, 4.882, 305.49
    def. Wyatt, 6.247, 153.91
Hagan, 6.554, 137.99
    def. P. Lee, 9.668, 103.29

FINAL
P. Lee, 4.956, 305.49
    def. Wilkerson, 5.201, 238.30.

PRO MODIFIED:

ROUND ONE
Mike Castellana, Pontiac Firebird, 6.052, 236.96
    def. Burton Auxier, Chevy Corvette, 12.972, 63.54
Mike Janis, Firebird, 6.061, 234.17
    def. Billy Gibson, Plymouth Superbird, foul
Pat Stoken, Chevy Camaro, 6.022, 237.13
    def. Ed Hoover, Camaro, 12.067, 82.00
Carl Spiering, Corvette, 6.054, 235.51
    def. Jason Stock, Corvette, 6.473, 199.20
Jason Hamstra, Camaro, 6.070, 234.13
    def. Chip King, Dodge Daytona, 6.323, 230.61
Jim Halsey, Camaro, 6.123, 227.11
    def. Tommy D'Aprile, Chevy Bel Air, 9.787, 86.58
Scott Cannon, Firebird, 6.005, 240.55
    def. Mark Nielsen, Camaro, 6.365, 186.92
Kenny Lang, Corvette, 5.997, 239.70
    def. Thomas Patterson, Willys, 10.975, 74.47;

QUARTERFINALS
Halsey, 6.102, 231.12
    def. Janis, 6.561, 195.03
Castellana, 6.061, 237.50
    def. Hamstra, 8.522, 117.11
Cannon, 6.033, 240.55
    def. Stoken, 7.968, 108.84
Lang, 6.061, 238.05
    def. Spiering, 6.060, 234.41;

SEMIFINALS
Lang, 6.002, 239.14
    def. Halsey, 7.936, 124.96
Castellana, 6.725, 222.03
    def. Cannon, 6.756, 233.24

FINAL
Lang, 6.021, 238.55
    def. Castellana, 10.182, 80.51.

ALCOHOL FUNNY CAR:

ROUND ONE
Dale Brand, Chevy Camaro, 5.668, 246.03
    def. Larry Dobbs, Chevy Corvette, 11.910, 68.87
Rob Atchison, Chevy Monte Carlo, 5.938, 245.32
    def. Paul Noakes, Dodge Avenger, foul
Laurie Cannister, Camaro, 5.815, 243.19
    def. Tim Stevens, Dodge Stratus, 6.046, 233.92
Thomas Carter, Monte Carlo, 5.763, 249.30
    def. Tony Bogolo, Ford Mustang, broke

SEMIFINALS
Cannister, 5.842, 241.71
    def. Brand, 5.985, 238.09
Carter, 12.979, 74.77
    def. Atchison, broke

FINAL
Carter, 5.802, 248.43
    def. Cannister, 5.842, 242.98.

PRO STOCK:

ROUND ONE
Brian Gahm, Ford Mustang, 6.339, 222.14
    def. Trevor Eman, Ford Escort, 11.130, 78.36
Frank Gugliotta, Mustang, 6.320, 219.76
    def. John Konigshofer, Mustang, 9.036, 115.30
Pete Berner, Pontiac GXP, 6.308, 221.13
    def. Michael Bruno, Pontiac GTO, 6.473, 216.90
Richard Freeman, Chevy Cobalt, 6.373, 220.48
    def. Rob Mansfield, GTO, broke
Elijah Morton, Mustang, 6.347, 218.87
    def. Cary Goforth, Cobalt, 6.349, 222.55
Robert Patrick, Mustang, 6.315, 220.55
    def. Dean Goforth, GTO, 6.384, 214.45
John Montecalvo, Cobalt, 6.309, 221.74
    def. Bob Bertsch, Mustang, 9.435, 93.48
Jeff Dobbins, Escort, 6.328, 221.34
    def. Jason Collins, Cobalt, 6.376, 219.90;

QUARTERFINALS
Dobbins, 6.352, 221.74
    def. Freeman, 9.923, 82.25
Gugliotta, 7.294, 192.52
    def. Patrick, 7.686, 203.65
Berner, 6.341, 221.23
    def. Montecalvo, 7.572, 143.28
Gahm, 6.432, 220.04
    def. Morton, 6.423, 218.12

SEMIFINALS
Dobbins, 6.356, 219.97
    def. Gugliotta, 14.344, 68.60
Berner, 6.350, 220.69
    def. Gahm, 6.409, 216.24

FINAL
Dobbins, 6.369, 219.86
    def. Berner, 6.333, 220.73.

-credit: ihra

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Series Drag
Drivers Laurie Cannister , Mike Janis , Bruce Litton , Robert Patrick , Chris Karamesines , Chip King , Thomas Patterson , Dale Creasy Jr. , Bobby Lagana Jr. , John Montecalvo , Ed Hoover , Billy Gibson , Paul Lee , Jack Wyatt , Scott Palmer , Mike Strasburg , Dale Brand , Terry Haddock , Jim Halsey , Jeff Diehl , Matt Hagan , Kenny Lang , Richard Freeman , Spencer Massey , Frank Gugliotta , Daniel Wilkerson