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1997 NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series Official Standings After Hanes 250 Martinsville Speedway Race No. 21/September 27, 1997

Official standings are announced by NASCAR on Mondays after all decisions regarding the last race have been finalized.

Top fifty drivers

Pos Driver Sponsor Make Pts St Ws Tp Tp Winnings 5 10 1 Jack Sprague Quaker State/GMAC Chv 3195 21 3 13 18 424,035 2 Rich Bickle Sears DieHard Chv 3146 21 3 14 16 307,405 3 Joe Ruttman LCI International Frd 3014 21 2 10 14 332,604 4 Ron Hornaday NAPA Brakes Chv 2969 21 7 12 14 431,130 5 Mike Bliss Team ASE Frd 2880 21 0 8 14 281,505 6 Jimmy Hensley Cummins/Touch 1 Dge 2812 21 0 4 11 220,645 7 Rick Carelli RE/MAX International Chv 2765 21 0 5 14 214,025 8 Jay Sauter GM Goodwrench Service Chv 2748 21 1 7 11 262,239 9 Chuck Bown Exide Batteries Frd 2655 21 0 3 11 187,595 10 Butch Miller Olreans Hotel/Casino Chv 2626 21 0 5 11 221,450 11 Kenny Irwin Jr. Raybestos Frd 2622 21 2 5 8 248,520 12 Rick Crawford Circle Bar Motel/RV Frd 2519 21 0 1 7 191,970 13 Stacy Compton Valvoline Instant Oil Frd 2393 21 0 2 6 173,720 14 Bob Keselowski Mopar Performance Dge 2313 21 1 2 5 183,100 15 Boris Said III Federated Auto Parts Frd 2283 21 0 2 3 181,070 16 Dave Rezendes Ortho Lawn & Garden Frd 2255 19 0 1 7 150,725 17 Tony Raines Pennzoil Dge 2243 19 1 2 7 155,360 18 Bryan Reffner Carlin Combustion & Con Frd 2110 21 0 0 2 138,125 19 Tammy Jo Kirk Lovable Frd 2079 18 0 0 0 126,245 20 Tony Roper De's LP Gas/Concor Frd 2074 21 0 0 2 137,770 21 Doug George Rotary Lift Chv 1599 15 0 0 0 106,032 22 Terry Cook Prof Bowlers Associa Chv 1456 13 0 0 0 76,545 23 Michael Dokken DANA Corporation Dge 1331 14 0 2 2 97,180 24 Randy Tolsma IWX Motor Freight Chv 1221 10 0 0 3 64,900 25 Tobey Butler Purolator Pure One Fil Frd 1212 12 0 0 1 83,600 26 Dan Press Spears Manufacturing Chv 1189 13 0 0 0 80,750 27 Lance Norick National Hockey League Frd 1156 11 0 0 1 74,197 28 Mike Wallace Purolator PureOne Chv 1100 10 0 0 3 62,745 29 Rob Rizzo Hastings Filters Frd 972 9 0 0 1 56,250 30 Brian Cunningham Cunningham Historic Frd 955 9 0 0 0 49,895 31 Lonnie Rush Jr. Ortho Lawn and Garden Chv 953 10 0 0 0 58,600 32 Kenny Allen Ultra Shield Chv 911 10 0 0 0 66,247 33 Kevin Harvick Spears Manufacturing Chv 843 8 0 0 0 45,295 34 Bill Sedgwick Chv 724 5 0 0 0 26,650 35 Kelly Denton GranDaddy Racing Chv 688 7 0 0 0 42,150 36 Mike Cope Blue Bandits Racing Frd 613 6 0 0 0 36,200 37 Bobby Dotter Lub-Tek Shock Oil Chv 583 6 0 0 0 35,770 38 Curtis Markham Active Racing Chv 548 5 0 0 1 32,350 39 Andy Genzman De's LP Frd 503 2 0 0 0 10,625 40 Eric Norris Wolverine Vinyl Frd 483 4 0 0 0 21,700 41 Toby Porter Ranier-Walsh Racing Frd 451 3 0 0 1 21,850 42 William Pauch Dick Greenfield Rzg Dge 410 3 0 0 0 16,050 43 Brad Teague M-R Motorsports Chv 409 4 0 0 0 20,175 44 Brandon Butler 386 4 0 0 0 19,650 45 Barry Bodine Frd 385 4 0 0 0 22,450 46 Mike Skinner Llumar Windows Chv 382 3 0 2 2 32,336 47 Blaise Alexander Lisa Express/Sunoco Chv 373 2 0 0 1 12,425 48 Andy Houston Addington Racing Chv 373 3 0 0 0 16,275 49 Randy Macdonald 371 4 0 0 0 29,425 50 Scot Walters 362 3 0 0 1 16,675