Houston Alcohol Dragster

>From the Prodigy Auto Racing BB and @Speed reporters Friday-Session 1 - Alcohol Dragster -Left lane first- 1997 NHRA Matco Tools Nationals by Glenn & Theresa Number ...

>From the Prodigy Auto Racing BB and @Speed reporters Friday-Session 1 - Alcohol Dragster -Left lane first- 1997 NHRA Matco Tools Nationals by Glenn & Theresa Number Driver R/T E.T. Speed TAD 437 LARRY REEP 0.591 6.321 233.22* TAD 185 MIKE KOSKY 0.527 11.363 64.08 . single TAD 2 KEITH STARK 0.589 6.152 224.32 . . TAD 418 GENE SNOW 0.560 5.693 230.59 TAD 22 MICHAEL GUNDERSON 0.530 5.619 249.93 . . TAD 398 CHRISTOPHR DEKIN 0.551 9.266 90.73* TAD 532 JOHN COSTANZA 0.612 9.050 95.04 . . TAD 43 JAMES THOMPSON, JR. 0.350 9.791 83.48 TAD 404 GREG ROBERTS 0.561 5.690 250.90 . . TAD 415 LEE CALLAWAY 0.492 6.633 152.61* TAD 442 MIKE BOWERS 0.551 7.672 119.33 Right lane broke at half track. . TAD 507 MELANIE TROXEL 0.576 5.835 248.41 TAD 7000 DARRYL HITCHMAN 0.522 5.730 241.61 Good runs by both cars. . TAD 452 SHELLY HOWARD 0.615 6.129 177.30 TAD 721 FRANK PEDREGON 0.480 5.786 245.63 . . TAD 7106 JEREMY TORSTVEIT 0.680 5.632 252.31* TAD 3653 TOM BEECHAM 0.600 5.860 224.94 . . TAD 4 RANDY PARKS 0.470 5.670 251.53* TAD 5 JAY PAYNE 0.488 5.917 248.82 . . TAD 703 KEN ZEAL 0.716 16.233 62.19 TAD 44 BILL ANCONA 0.703 5.553 251.81 . TAD 52 ALLEN HARTLEY 0.535 15.317 70.25* single . . TAD 657 MIKE AUSTIN 0.495 5.712 245.63* single . . TAD 148 FRANK IATTARELLI 0.668 6.649 160.48* single . . Rd 2 TAD 44 BILL ANCONA 1.790 9.261 0.80 TAD 398 CHRISTOPHR DEKIN 0.595 7.044 143.44 . . TAD 721 FRANK PEDREGON 0.531 5.742 246.84* TAD 703 KEN ZEAL 0.514 13.648 71.14 . . TAD 3653 TOM BEECHAM 0.719 5.729 229.35* TAD 437 LARRY REEP N/A N/A .

Friday-Session 2- Alcohol Dragster    -Left lane first-     
1997 NHRA Matco Tools Nationals by Glenn & Theresa          
                                                            
Number    Driver               R/T           E.T.   Speed   
      single                                                
TAD  148  FRANK IATTARELLI    1.014          6.060  229.47  
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      single                                                
TAD    4  RANDY PARKS         0.465          5.653  251.88  
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      single                                                
TAD  418  GENE SNOW                           N/A    N/A    
   Broke on burn out.                                       
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TAD    2  KEITH STARK         0.665          6.278  193.67* 
      single                                                
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Saturday-Session 1 - Alcohol Dragster     -Left lane first- 
1997 NHRA Matco Tools Nationals by Glenn & Theresa          
                                                            
Number    Driver               R/T           E.T.   Speed   
TAD    4  RANDY PARKS         0.466          5.656  250.83* 
TAD   22  MICHAEL GUNDERSON   0.445          5.722  243.50  
   no improvement here for either                           
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TAD 7106  JEREMY TORSTVEIT    0.504          5.575  252.66* 
TAD  721  FRANK PEDREGON      0.426          5.660  247.93  
   Left lane moved to #2 Right lane moved to #7 Good runs   
   by both cars                                             
TAD  398  CHRIS DAKIN         0.584         21.903   32.26* 
TAD    2  KEITH STARK         0.522          5.644  243.25  
   Left lane up in smoke . great run for Stark. In the      
   show at #6 right now. Good to see him back.              
TAD  507  MELANIE TROXEL      0.577          5.820  240.06  
TAD 3653  TOM BEECHAM         0.678          5.625  240.77  
                                                            
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TAD  415  LEE CALLAWAY                        N/A    N/A  * 
TAD    5  JAY PAYNE                           N/A    N/A    
   Callaway broke on burn out, Payne will try later.        
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TAD  452  SHELLY HOWARD       0.586          5.802  238.66  
TAD  404  GREG ROBERTS        0.575          5.641  248.00  
   Right lane had wheels off the ground for awhile.         
   Left lane moved into #15.                                
TAD   43  JAMES THOMPSON, JR. 0.587          5.851  220.21  
TAD    3  DARRELL RUSSELL     0.465          5.706  248.61  
   Left lane all over track.                                
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TAD   52  ALLEN HARTLEY       0.525          6.034  220.04  
TAD 7000  DARRYL HITCHMAN     0.535          5.841  239.87  
   Hartley sits on bump.                                    
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TAD  437  LARRY REEP          0.625          6.127  230.59  
TAD  532  JOHN COSTANZA       0.877          5.757  243.11  
   Hartley out.                                             
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TAD  148  FRANK IATTARELLI    0.623         20.613   35.68  
TAD  442  MIKE BOWERS         0.609          6.509  196.80  
   Neither car makes the show here this weekend.            
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TAD  703  KEN ZEAL            0.564          5.530  246.23* 
      single                                                
   great run. He hadn't been in the show. Now he's #1       
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TAD  657  MIKE AUSTIN         0.575          9.468   88.84* 
      single                                                
   No improvement for him.                                  
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      single                                                
TAD    5  JAY PAYNE           0.499          5.672  251.95  
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Alcohol Dragster Qualifying List After Session 1, Saturday  
1997 NHRA Matco Tools Nationals by Glenn & Theresa          
Pos Name                 Number     E.T.  Speed  When       
  1 KEN ZEAL             TAD  703   5.530 246.23   Sat1     
  2 BILL ANCONA          TAD   44   5.553 251.81  Fri1      
  3 JEREMY TORSTVEIT     TAD 7106   5.575 252.66   Sat1     
  4 JAY PAYNE            TAD    5   5.593 251.88   Sat1     
  5 MICHAEL GUNDERSON    TAD   22   5.619 249.93  Fri1      
  6 TOM BEECHAM          TAD 3653   5.625 240.77   Sat1     
  7 DARRELL RUSSELL      TAD    3   5.634 249.51   Sat1     
  8 GREG ROBERTS         TAD  404   5.641 248.00   Sat1     
  9 KEITH STARK          TAD    2   5.644 243.25   Sat1     
 10 RANDY PARKS          TAD    4   5.653 251.88  Fri1      
 11 FRANK PEDREGON       TAD  721   5.660 247.93   Sat1     
 12 MIKE AUSTIN          TAD  657   5.672 248.96   Sat1     
 13 GENE SNOW            TAD  418   5.693 230.59  Fri1      
 14 MELANIE TROXEL       TAD  507   5.722 248.48   Sat1     
 15 DARRYL HITCHMAN      TAD 7000   5.730 241.61  Fri1      
 16 JOHN COSTANZA        TAD  532   5.757 243.11   Sat1     
 17 SHELLY HOWARD        TAD  452   5.802 238.66   Sat1     
 18 ALLEN HARTLEY        TAD   52   5.847 230.47   Sat1     
 19 JAMES THOMPSON, JR.  TAD   43   5.851 220.21   Sat1     
 20 LEE CALLAWAY         TAD  415   5.880 231.42   Sat1     
 21 DAVID BLOCHING       TAD  422   6.039 227.73   Sat1     
 22 FRANK IATTARELLI     TAD  148   6.060 229.47  Fri1      
 23 LARRY REEP           TAD  437   6.127 230.59   Sat1     
 24 MIKE BOWERS          TAD  442   6.509 196.80   Sat1     
 25 CHRISTOPHR DAKIN     TAD  398   7.044 143.44  Fri1      
 26 MIKE KOSKY           TAD  185  11.363  64.08  Fri1      

Saturday-Round 1 - Alcohol Dragster -Left lane first- 1997 NHRA Matco Tools Nationals by Glenn & Theresa Number Driver R/T E.T. Speed TAD 2 KEITH STARK 0.479 5.671 234.92W TAD 404 GREG ROBERTS 0.533 11.334 73.61 Right lane up in smoke from the start. . TAD 4 RANDY PARKS 0.446 5.658 251.74W TAD 3 DARRELL RUSSELL 0.429 5.676 247.52 MOV .001 Good runs by both cars. . TAD 721 FRANK PEDREGON 0.558 5.640 249.03 TAD 3653 TOM BEECHAM 0.559 5.619 234.19W . . TAD 657 MIKE AUSTIN 0.457 5.671 248.61 TAD 22 MICHAEL GUNDERSON 0.467 5.638 247.04W Good runs by both cars. . TAD 7106 JEREMY TORSTVEIT 0.550 5.577 252.38W TAD 507 MELANIE TROXEL 0.524 5.735 248.96 Good runs by both cars. . TAD 703 KEN ZEAL 0.551 5.612 243.96W TAD 532 JOHN COSTANZA 0.661 5.839 220.53 . . TAD 5 JAY PAYNE 0.637 5.615 253.59W TAD 418 GENE SNOW 0.458 5.905 241.09 Good runs by both cars. . TAD 7000 DARRYL HITCHMAN 0.687 5.907 196.29 TAD 44 BILL ANCONA 0.400 5.790 223.99W . .

Monday-Round 2 - Alcohol Dragster -Left lane first- 1997 NHRA Matco Tools Nationals by Glenn & Theresa Number Driver R/T E.T. Speed TAD 4 RANDY PARKS 0.476 8.895 94.13 TAD 44 BILL ANCONA 0.467 5.709 189.95W Left lane all over track.Right lane blew at the finish . TAD 7106 JEREMY TORSTVEIT 0.483 6.564 153.97 TAD 3653 TOM BEECHAM 0.594 5.632 240.57W . . TAD 5 JAY PAYNE 0.482 5.577 253.66W single #22 Gunderson now show. . TAD 2 KEITH STARK 0.521 6.105 213.87 TAD 703 KEN ZEAL 0.498 5.749 243.30W . .

Monday-Round 3 - Alcohol Dragster -Left lane first- 1997 NHRA Matco Tools Nationals by Glenn & Theresa Number Driver R/T E.T. Speed TAD 3653 TOM BEECHAM No show TAD 44 BILL ANCONA 0.628 8.489 91.57W Tom is a no show. . TAD 5 JAY PAYNE 0.492 10.705 73.92 TAD 703 KEN ZEAL 0.479 5.483 153.87W Left lane up in smoke . .

Monday-Round 4 - Alcohol Dragster -Left lane first- 1997 NHRA Matco Tools Nationals by Glenn & Theresa Number Driver R/T E.T. Speed TAD 44 BILL ANCONA 0.465 6.496 207.23 TAD 703 KEN ZEAL 0.485 6.277 217.07W I don't know how Zeal won after skating all over the track

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