Jones, East, Hunt, Rahe Retain Earl's Leads Levi Jones, Bobby East, Tony Hunt and Chris Rahe retained leads in 2004 Earl's Plumbing Fast Qualifier standings last weekend. Jones holds an eight point lead over...
Jones, East, Hunt, Rahe Retain Earl's Leads
Levi Jones, Bobby East, Tony Hunt and Chris Rahe retained leads in 2004 Earl's Plumbing Fast Qualifier standings last weekend.
Jones holds an eight point lead over Dave Steele in the Valvoline National Sprint qualifying points going into races this week at Lebanon, Mo (Wed.) and Tulsa, Okla. (Friday). Jones qualified third at Joliet, Ill Friday and Steele was third at Nashville, Tenn. Sunday night. Dave Darland (Joliet) and Tracy Hines (Nashville) were the fast qualifiers.
East holds a nine point lead over Josh Wise in the National Midget qualifying points. East was sixth and third respectively at Joliet, Ill. and Anderson, Ind. Friday and Saturday, while Wise posted the fastest time at Joliet and Cole Carter was the fast qualifier at Anderson.
Hunt has a seven-point cushion over Michael Lewis in the Western Sprint qualifying points after qualifying fifth at Salt Lake City, Utah Saturday. Lewis was fourth behind fast qualifier Jim Waters.
Rahe has a comfortable 33 point lead over Josh Lakatos in the California Focus qualifying points. Points are available this week in the California Focus series at Madera Speedway and in the Carolina/Virginia series at Hickory, N.C.
Dave Steele leads Jerry Coons, Jr. by 12 points in the Weld Racing qualifying standings going into this Saturday's O'Reilly "Tulsa 100" in Oklahoma.
Points are traditionally awarded at each USAC event based on an international system awarding the top-six qualifiers with points in the following scale: 1st-9, 2nd-6, 3rd-4, 4th-3, 5th-2, 6th-1.
Each USAC National, Western and Ford Focus Midget Car Earl's Plumbing FQ Champion will be honored at USAC's Champions Night ceremony in Indianapolis in December. The National and Western FQ champs will receive $5,000 each, while the Ford Focus FQ champs will each receive $1,500.
Weld Racing Silver Crown:
2-Jerry Coons, Jr.-28
Valvoline National Sprint Car:
4-Dave Darland & Bobby East-36.
National Midget Car:
Valvoline Western Sprint Car:
Western Midget Car:
5-Josh Wise & Michael Lewis-17.
California Ford Focus:
Carolina/Virginia Ford Focus:
Midwest Ford Focus:
1- Rex Norris III-53