Joliet: Saturday results, first-round pairings

JOLIET, Ill. -- Saturday's final round-by-round results from the 21st annual King Demon Crown at Route 66 Raceway, a $151,000 bonus event for qualified Pro Stock competitors: KING DEMON CROWN: ROUND ONE Dave Connolly, Chevy Cobalt, 6.799, ...

JOLIET, Ill. -- Saturday's final round-by-round results from the 21st annual King Demon Crown at Route 66 Raceway, a $151,000 bonus event for qualified Pro Stock competitors:

KING DEMON CROWN:

ROUND ONE
Dave Connolly, Chevy Cobalt, 6.799, 202.73
    def. Mike Edwards, Pontiac Grand Am, 6.826, 201.97
Jeg Coughlin, Dodge Stratus, 6.814, 201.97
    def. Larry Morgan, Stratus, foul
Jason Line, Grand Am, 6.784, 202.42
    def. Kenny Koretsky, Stratus, 6.862, 201.58
Kurt Johnson, Cobalt, 6.769, 204.08
    def. Greg Anderson, Grand Am, 6.773, 203.34

SEMIFINALS
Line, 6.797, 202.97
    def. Coughlin, 6.811, 203.03
Connolly, 6.819, 202.24
    def. Johnson, 6.835, 203.58

FINAL
Connolly, 6.823, 202.55
    def. Line, foul.

First-round pairings for professional eliminations Sunday for the Eighth annual CARQUEST Auto Parts NHRA Nationals at Route 66 Raceway, the tenth of 23 events in the $50 million NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series. Pairings based on results in qualifying, which ended Saturday.

Top Fuel
1. Tony Schumacher, 4.508 seconds, 329.58 mph
    vs. 16. Scott Weis, 4.709, 313.88
2. Doug Kalitta, 4.516, 329.83
    vs. 15. Bobby Lagana Jr., 4.706, 317.12
3. Brandon Bernstein, 4.527, 328.94
    vs. 14. Tim Cullinan, 4.701, 309.20
4. Cory McClenathan, 4.527, 325.14
    vs. 13. David Baca, 4.699, 309.42
5. Doug Herbert, 4.530, 321.12
    vs. 12. John Smith, 4.640, 314.97
6. Larry Dixon, 4.533, 327.43
    vs. 11. Jack Beckman, 4.638, 286.32
7. Morgan Lucas, 4.548, 327.90
    vs. 10. Scott Kalitta, 4.595, 323.74
8. David Grubnic, 4.566, 326.87
    vs. 9. Rod Fuller, 4.592, 326.71.

Funny Car
1. Robert Hight, Ford Mustang, 4.726, 328.86
    vs. 16. Bob Bode, Pontiac Firebird, 4.906, 300.40
2. John Force, Mustang, 4.744, 326.24
    vs. 15. Dale Creasy Jr., Chevy Monte Carlo, 4.890, 309.84
3. Eric Medlen, Mustang, 4.771, 324.51
    vs. 14. Gary Densham, Monte Carlo, 4.887, 314.02
4. Tim Wilkerson, Monte Carlo, 4.775, 322.96
    vs. 13. Tommy Johnson Jr., Monte Carlo, 4.842, 319.60
5. Tony Pedregon, Monte Carlo, 4.780, 323.50
    vs. 12. Cruz Pedregon, Monte Carlo, 4.840, 323.19
6. Del Worsham, Monte Carlo, 4.791, 322.73
    vs. 11. Ron Capps, Dodge Stratus, 4.826, 322.04
7. Phil Burkart, Toyota Celica, 4.795, 318.02
    vs. 10. Jeff Arend, Monte Carlo, 4.823, 310.27
8. Bob Gilbertson, Monte Carlo, 4.801, 324.59
    vs. 9. Gary Scelzi, Stratus, 4.816, 324.12.

Pro Stock
1. Warren Johnson, Pontiac Grand Am, 6.762, 204.08


    vs. 16. Bruce Allen, Grand Am, 6.817, 202.00
2. Kurt Johnson, Chevy Cobalt, 6.769, 204.08
    vs. 15. Mike Edwards, Grand Am, 6.815, 202.55
3. Greg Anderson, Grand Am, 6.769, 203.55
    vs. 14. Jim Yates, Grand Am, 6.815, 202.21
4. Jason Line, Grand Am, 6.784, 202.97
    vs. 13. Greg Stanfield, Chevy Cavalier, 6.813, 201.97
5. Dave Connolly, Cobalt, 6.789, 202.91
    vs. 12. V. Gaines, Dodge Stratus, 6.812, 202.61
6. Ron Krisher, Cobalt, 6.795, 202.42
    vs. 11. Kenny Koretsky, Stratus, 6.809, 202.48
7. Jeg Coughlin, Stratus, 6.799, 203.03
    vs. 10. Rickie Smith, Cavalier, 6.803, 202.58
8. Allen Johnson, Stratus, 6.800, 201.97
    vs. 9. Richie Stevens, Stratus, 6.802, 203.31.

Pro Stock Motorcycle
1. Andrew Hines, Harley-Davidson, 7.123, 188.36
    vs. 16. Michael Phillips, Suzuki, 7.265, 188.57
2. Antron Brown, Suzuki, 7.126, 188.75
    vs. 15. Karen Stoffer, Suzuki, 7.264, 184.55
3. Chip Ellis, Buell, 7.150, 185.66
    vs. 14. Matt Guidera, Buell, 7.260, 184.25
4. Matt Smith, Suzuki, 7.168, 186.36
    vs. 13. Mike Berry, Suzuki, 7.246, 184.60
5. GT Tonglet, Harley-Davidson, 7.173, 190.65
    vs. 12. Geno Scali, Suzuki, 7.238, 184.52
6. Ryan Schnitz, Buell, 7.202, 183.74


    vs. 11. Craig Treble, Suzuki, 7.224, 184.22
7. Angelle Sampey, Suzuki, 7.203, 184.25
    vs. 10. Shawn Gann, Suzuki, 7.220, 185.79
8. Steve Johnson, Suzuki, 7.204, 185.21
    vs. 9. Chris Rivas, Buell, 7.205, 185.13.

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Series NHRA
Drivers Doug Herbert , Antron Brown , Jeg Coughlin , Larry Dixon , Kurt Johnson , Warren Johnson , Scott Weis , Tony Pedregon , Del Worsham , Ron Capps , John Force , Tony Schumacher , Gary Scelzi , Doug Kalitta , Greg Anderson , Larry Morgan , Mike Berry , Shawn Gann , David Baca , Dale Creasy Jr. , David Grubnic , Gary Densham , Bobby Lagana Jr. , Cruz Pedregon , Craig Treble , Cory McClenathan , Bruce Allen , Geno Scali , Kenny Koretsky , Tim Wilkerson , Karen Stoffer , Phil Burkart , Brandon Bernstein , Allen Johnson , Chris Rivas , Morgan Lucas , Jason Line , Rickie Smith , Ryan Schnitz , Andrew Hines , Bob Bode , Michael Phillips , Jeff Arend , Eric Medlen , GT Tonglet , Chip Ellis , Robert Hight , Matt Guidera , Angelle Sampey , Dave Connolly , Matt Smith , Mike Edwards , Tim Cullinan , Tommy Johnson Jr.