Rockingham World Finals round-by-round results

ROCKINGHAM, N.C. -- Final round-by-round results from the Ninth annual Bethesda Softworks World Finals at Rockingham Dragway, the 12th of 12 events in the 2004 Hooters IHRA Drag Racing Series - TOP FUEL: ROUND ONE Bobby Lagana Jr., 4.764, ...

ROCKINGHAM, N.C. -- Final round-by-round results from the Ninth annual Bethesda Softworks World Finals at Rockingham Dragway, the 12th of 12 events in the 2004 Hooters IHRA Drag Racing Series -

TOP FUEL:

ROUND ONE
Bobby Lagana Jr., 4.764, 273.33
    def. Louie Allison, foul
Clay Millican, 4.735, 297.09
    def. Bruce Litton, 14.667, 68.91
Danny Dunn, 4.781, 308.14
    def. Doug Foley, 12.129, 81.24; Andrew Cowin, 4.834, 233.36
    def. Joel Collins, 7.268, 109.03;

SEMIFINALS
Dunn, 4.786, 303.09
    def. Lagana Jr., 4.843, 303.09
Millican, 4.710, 308.21
    def. Cowin, 9.580, 75.69;

FINAL
Millican, 4.672, 307.79
    def. Dunn, 7.107, 117.10.

PRO MODIFIED:

ROUND ONE
Mike Castellana, Chevy Camaro, 6.160, 226.39
    def. Rick DiStefano, Chevy Corvette, 6.369, 226.85
Von Smith, Ford Mustang, 6.260, 218.90
    def. Steve Salvadore, Chevy Bel Air, 6.242, 225.90
Jim Halsey, Camaro, 6.204, 225.71
    def. Mitch Stott, Corvette, 6.262, 226.16
Al Billes, Corvette, 6.224, 227.19
    def. Ronnie Hood, Corvette, 18.567, 42.12
Billy Harper, Dodge Viper, 6.208, 224.81
    def. Shannon Jenkins, Camaro, 6.232, 204.60
Mike Janis, Corvette, 6.199, 228.07


    def. Quain Stott, Corvette, 6.258, 228.00
Carl Spiering, Corvette, 6.246, 224.40
    def. Eddie Ware, Willys, 6.248, 224.28
Chip King, Dodge Avenger, 6.249, 225.60
    def. Rickie Smith, Corvette, 6.245, 221.89;

QUARTERFINALS
Spiering, broke
    def. King, broke
Billes, 6.196, 226.70
    def. V. Smith, 6.224, 226.73
Harper, 6.232, 222.22
    def. Janis, broke
Castellana, 6.203, 225.86
    def. Halsey, 20.734, 37.82;

SEMIFINALS
Castellana, 6.178, 225.67
    def. Harper, broke
Billes, 6.195, 226.70
    def. Spiering, 6.256, 225.03;

FINAL
Billes, 6.191, 227.46
    def. Castellana, 11.287, 79.50.

FUNNY CAR:

ROUND ONE
Rob Atchison, Pontiac Firebird, 5.873, 238.72
    def. Scott Wildgust, Firebird, 6.089, 232.55
Mark Thomas, Dodge Avenger, 5.898, 236.92
    def. Mark Poyser, Chevy Camaro, 6.012, 229.63; Jeff Burnett, Firebird, 7.859, 112.92
    def. Jim Sickles, Avenger, foul
Tony Bogolo, Ford Mustang, 17.280, 58.02
    def. Bill Naves, Firebird, broke
Terry Munroe, Firebird, 5.887, 234.17
    def. Terry McMillen, Avenger, 6.665, 155.56
Joshua Hernandez, Avenger, 5.964, 230.45
    def. Melinda Green-King, Avenger, 6.043, 232.23
Fred Tigges, Camaro, 6.055, 237.09
    def. Bunny Burkett, Avenger, 6.010, 237.13
Chris Foster, Avenger, 6.706, 152.64
    def. Rick Krafft, Oldsmobile Cutlass, 6.910, 162.63;

QUARTERFINALS
Atchison, 5.860, 240.04
    def. Foster, 5.916, 235.47
Bogolo, 5.956, 236.55
    def. Munroe, 6.017, 234.49
Tigges, 5.897, 239.82
    def. Thomas, 6.014, 233.80
Burnett, 6.067, 223.69


    def. Hernandez, 6.683, 147.46;

SEMIFINALS
Atchison, 5.872, 238.64
    def. Bogolo, broke
Tigges, 5.840, 239.82
    def. Burnett, 6.006, 229.51;

FINAL
Tigges, 5.910, 223.80
    def. Atchison, 5.936, 237.00.

PRO STOCK:

ROUND ONE
Mike Bell, Ford ZX2, 6.503, 212.86
    def. Tony Gillig, Ford Mustang, foul
Rob Mansfield, Pontiac Grand Am, 6.482, 213.70
    def. John Montecalvo, Chevy Cavalier, 6.479, 213.74; Kenny Benso, Cavalier, 6.523, 212.86
    def. Jerry Haas, Cavalier, broke
Brian Gahm, Mustang, 7.361, 159.36
    def. Elijah Morton, Mustang, 15.651, 60.96
Pete Berner, Mustang, 7.126, 204.85
    def. Ron Miller, Cavalier, 15.623, 73.32
Steve Spiess, Cavalier, 6.489, 213.27
    def. Rick Jones, Dodge Stratus, 9.179, 119.25
Frank Gugliotta, Ford Escort, 6.535, 210.90
    def. Robert Patrick, Mustang, 6.492, 211.99
John Nobile, ZX2, 6.503, 213.87
    def. Frank Snellings, Mercury Cougar, 7.905, 126.26;

QUARTERFINALS
Berner, 6.532, 212.13
    def. Benso, 6.538, 212.39
Nobile, 6.471, 213.33
    def. Bell, 6.524, 213.10
Gahm, 6.504, 214.08
    def. Spiess, 6.724, 196.10
Mansfield, 6.477, 213.87
    def. Gugliotta, 12.948, 85.65;

SEMIFINALS
Gahm, 6.522, 213.23
    def. Mansfield, 9.532, 97.74
Nobile, 6.445, 213.74
    def. Berner, 6.507, 211.46;

FINAL
Gahm, 6.479, 213.33
    def. Nobile, 6.468, 214.21.

-ihra-

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Series Drag
Drivers Bunny Burkett , Mike Janis , Mark Thomas , Clay Millican , Bruce Litton , Tony Gillig , John Nobile , Robert Patrick , Ronnie Hood , Quain Stott , Chip King , Andrew Cowin , Louie Allison , Bobby Lagana Jr. , John Montecalvo , Shannon Jenkins , Rickie Smith , Al Billes , Jim Sickles , Jerry Haas , Von Smith , Doug Foley , Jim Halsey , Mike Bell , Joshua Hernandez , Rick DiStefano , Steve Spiess , Frank Gugliotta