Tulsa: First-round pairings

  TULSA, Okla. -- First-round pairings for professional eliminations Sunday for the Skull Shine Sooner Nationals presented by Wolverine and Academy Sports + Outdoors at Tulsa Race Way Park, the eighth of 10 events in the 2008 Knoll-Gas Nitro Jam...

  TULSA, Okla. -- First-round pairings for professional eliminations Sunday for the Skull Shine Sooner Nationals presented by Wolverine and Academy Sports + Outdoors at Tulsa Race Way Park, the eighth of 10 events in the 2008 Knoll-Gas Nitro Jam Drag Racing Series. Pairings based on results in qualifying, which ended Saturday.

Top Fuel
1. Terry McMillen, 4.692 seconds, 308.99 mph
    vs. 5. Tim Boychuk, 4.956, 253.52
2. Bruce Litton, 4.697, 298.54
    vs. 6. Bobby Lagana Jr., 4.979, 298.67
3. Mike Strasburg, 4.718, 273.00
    vs. 7. Scott Palmer, 5.026, 237.38
4. Spencer Massey, 4.719, 310.48
    vs. 8. Mitch King, 5.148, 227.50.

Nitro Funny Car
1. Matt Hagan, Chevy Monte Carlo, 4.994, 306.26
    vs. 5. Steven Macklyn, Monte Carlo, 5.143, 283.91
2. Terry Haddock, Dodge Stratus, 5.098, 283.97
    vs. 6. Todd Simpson, Chevy Camaro, 5.248, 275.06
3. Paul Lee, Camaro, 5.120, 292.77
    vs. 7. Jeff Diehl, Monte Carlo, 5.362, 226.01
4. Andy Kelley, Camaro, 5.124, 298.93
    vs. 8. John Lawson, Chevy Impala, 5.384, 255.10.

Pro Modified
1. Mike Castellana, Pontiac Firebird, 6.029, 235.72
    vs. 7. Quain Stott, Chevy Corvette, 6.186, 233.84
2. Jim Halsey, Chevy Camaro, 6.060, 235.06
    vs. 8. Jason Stock, Corvette, 6.189, 227.11
3. Scott Cannon, Firebird, 6.104, 235.31
    vs. 9. Mike Janis, Firebird, 6.247, 230.41
4. Ed Hoover, Camaro, 6.110, 232.15
    vs. 10. Pat Stoken, Camaro, 6.248, 221.05
5. Tommy D'Aprile, Chevy Bel Air, 6.114, 234.00
    vs. 11. Thomas Patterson, Dodge Charger, 6.273, 225.56
6. Kenny Lang, Corvette, 6.184, 232.87
    vs. 12. Dave Pierce, Corvette, 6.286, 229.16.

Alcohol Funny Car
1. Laurie Cannister, Chevy Camaro, 5.825, 241.89
    vs. 5. Larry Dobbs, Chevy Corvette, 5.922, 242.02
2. Thomas Carter, Chevy Monte Carlo, 5.865, 241.76
    vs. 6. Mark Thomas, Monte Carlo, 5.970, 228.04
3. Paul Noakes, Dodge Avenger, 5.865, 240.85
    vs. 7. Rob Atchison, Monte Carlo, 6.015, 242.23
4. Dale Brand, Camaro, 5.870, 240.47
    vs. 8. Tony Bogolo, Ford Mustang, 6.040, 234.13.

Pro Stock
1. Pete Berner, Pontiac GXP, 6.403, 218.87
    vs. 9. Robert Patrick, Ford Mustang, 6.448, 215.41
2. John Montecalvo, Chevy Cobalt, 6.410, 218.23
    vs. 10. Elijah Morton, Mustang, 6.465, 214.25
3. Dean Goforth, Cobalt, 6.415, 218.19
    vs. 11. Trevor Eman, Ford Escort, 6.473, 217.81
4. Jeff Dobbins, Escort, 6.418, 217.35
    vs. 12. Jason Collins, Cobalt, 6.482, 214.72
5. Frank Gugliotta, Mustang, 6.420, 215.75
    vs. 13. Chuck DeMory, Mustang, 6.483, 213.43
6. Cary Goforth, Cobalt, 6.434, 217.84
    vs. 14. Richard Freeman, Cobalt, 6.498, 216.86
7. Rob Mansfield, Pontiac GTO, 6.446, 217.14
    vs. 15. Cale Aronson, Escort, 6.512, 214.89
8. Bob Bertsch, Mustang, 6.447, 215.34
    vs. 16. Scott Hintz, Mustang, 6.519, 214.89.

-credit: ihra

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Series Drag
Drivers Laurie Cannister , Mike Janis , Mark Thomas , Bruce Litton , Robert Patrick , Quain Stott , Thomas Patterson , Bobby Lagana Jr. , John Montecalvo , Ed Hoover , Mitch King , Paul Lee , Scott Palmer , Mike Strasburg , Dale Brand , Terry Haddock , Jim Halsey , Jeff Diehl , Matt Hagan , Kenny Lang , Richard Freeman , Spencer Massey , Frank Gugliotta , Terry McMillen , Todd Simpson