SES: Winchester Friday Qualifying

Fultz Grabs Bud Pole Award for Sunday's Winchester 400 Winchester, Ind. - September 25, 1998 - First round Qualifying for the $86,925 29th Annual Snap-On Tools/Roger Holdeman Memorial Winchester 400 took place on Friday afternoon under clear,...

Fultz Grabs Bud Pole Award for Sunday's Winchester 400

Winchester, Ind. - September 25, 1998 - First round Qualifying for the $86,925 29th Annual Snap-On Tools/Roger Holdeman Memorial Winchester 400 took place on Friday afternoon under clear, sunny skies. Milford, Ohio's Jeff Fultz captured the Bud Pole Award. It was Fultz's first Bud Pole Award of 1998, and second of his career in the Slim Jim All Pro Series, part of NASCAR's Touring Division.

The driver of the Jani-King Chevrolet Monte Carlo toured the 0.500 mile high-banked oval in a time of 15.990 seconds at an average speed of 112.570 mph. Fultz ticked off the fast lap on his second of two qualifying laps, and he was the last of 28 cars to take to the track. The top 20 positions were locked in, with the balance of the 30-car starting field to be set after second round qualifying. Second round qualifying is scheduled for Saturday afternoon at 2:30 p.m. CDT. The green flag will wave on the 400 lap race on Sunday at 1:00 p.m. CDT.

Starting Position, Car #, Driver, Hometown, Sponsor/Make, Fast Lap, Average Speed

1 86 Jeff Fultz Milford, Oh. JaniKing Chevrolet Monte Carlo 15.990 112.570

2 50 Hal Goodson Darlington, S.C. Nortel/Northern Telecom Chevrolet Monte Carlo 16.038 112.233

3 00 David Reutimann Zephyrhills, Fla. Jiffy Lube Pontiac Grand Prix 16.068 112.024

4 27 Derrick Gilchrist Raleigh, N.C. Hamke Race Cars & Parts Chevrolet Monte Carlo 16.116 111.690

5 8 Freddie Query Mooresville, N.C. Greased Lightning Cleaner Degreaser Chevrolet 16.176 111.276

6 25 #David Moyer Simpsonville, S.C. Dolphins 'n' Friends Bite Size Cheddar Crackers Chevy 16.233 110.885

7 42 Brian Ross Plymouth, Ind. R&R Fabrication Pontiac Grand Prix 16.258 110.715

8 34 Hank Parker, Jr. Denver, N.C. Zent Racing Chevrolet Monte Carlo 16.277 110.585

9 09 Randy Gentry Easley, S.C. Carolina Painting/Quality Lift Chevrolet Monte Carlo 16.283 110.545

10 4 Ron Young Conyers, Ga. Enforcer Pest Killers/Cofer Bros. Chevrolet 16.294 110.470

11 71 Ray Skillman Indianapolis, Ind. DuPont/Explorer Vans Ford Thunderbird 16.302 110.416

12 98 Sean Studer Concord, N.C. Old El Paso Mexican Style Foods/Hi-C Chevrolet 16.313 110.341

13 03 Ken Alexander Central, S.C. Greased Lightning Cleaner Degreaser Chevrolet 16.325 110.260

14 53 Robert Burroughs Laurel, Miss. Burroughs Motorsports Chevrolet Monte Carlo 16.391 109.816

15 84 Ken Weaver Mishawaka, Ind. Acro-Tech Pontiac Grand Prix 16.420 109.622

16 0 Steven Christian Sugar Hill, Ga. BellSouth Chevrolet Monte Carlo 16.427 109.576

17 14 #Josh Clemons New Albany, Ind. E.T. Sharp Trucking Chevrolet Monte Carlo 16.447 109.442

18 33 Conrad Burr Concord, N.C. National Peening Chevrolet Monte Carlo 16.454 109.396

19 19 Steven Howard Greer, S.C. Greer Flooring Center/Trucks & More Chevrolet 16.500 109.091

20 92 Wayne Anderson Wildwood, Fla. Porter Cable Power Tools Chevrolet Monte Carlo 16.507 109.045

Failed to Qualify

32 #Trent Owens Charlotte, N.C. Richard Petty Driving Experience Pontiac 16.522 108.946

31 #Ronnie Burkett Sorrento, Fla. Big Daddy's BBQ Sauces & Spices Chevrolet 16.525 108.926

90 Keith Gardner Louisville, Ky. Owen Racing/Shoe Carnival Chevrolet Monte Carlo 16.592 108.486

11 Joe Williamson Louisville, Ky. SKR Cleaning Service Chevrolet Monte Carlo 16.721 107.649

18 #Scott Kilby Statesville, N.C. Southern Insurance Agency Chevrolet Monte Carlo 16.739 107.533

7 Lee Raymond Dayton, Oh. Harris Racing Chevrolet Monte Carlo 16.848 106.838

26 Keith White Higginsville, Mo. Bayer Agricultural/Advantage Flea Adulticide Chevy 17.256 104.312

94 Scott Riggs Bahama, N.C. Horizon Motorsports Chevrolet Monte Carlo DNS

# denotes Rookie-of-the-Year Candidate

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Series NASCAR
Drivers Robert Burroughs , Scott Riggs , Richard Petty , Trent Owens , David Reutimann , Jeff Fultz , Conrad Burr , Brian Ross , Ron Young , Ken Weaver , Wayne Anderson
Teams Williams