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>From the Prodigy Auto Racing BB and Newsgroup. Friday-Session 1 - Alcohol Dragster -Left lane first- 1997 NHRA Fram Southern Nationals by Joe and Diana ...

>From the Prodigy Auto Racing BB and Newsgroup. Friday-Session 1 - Alcohol Dragster -Left lane first- 1997 NHRA Fram Southern Nationals by Joe and Diana Number Driver E.T. Speed TAD 7 BILL REICHERT 6.287 166.47* single . TAD 199 DENNIS DRATH 5.671 245.16* TAD 4 RANDY PARKS 5.717 249.30 . . TAD 22 MICHAEL GUNDERSON 5.821 218.02* TAD 110 RICH McPHILLIPS 5.717 16.44 right lane redlighted and then popped the engine right off the line TAD 404 GREG ROBERTS 5.822 232.73* TAD 212 DOUG KELLEY 6.135 239.87 right lane redlighted . TAD 23 BOB BEARS 5.797 241.02* TAD 7000 DARRYL HITCHMAN 5.848 242.13 good run for both cars . TAD 1954 GARY PARKS, JR. 5.909 237.59 TAD 398 CHRISTOPHR DAKIN 5.735 225.79 . . TAD 7106 JEREMY TORSTVEIT 5.658 251.39* TAD 25 BILL McCORNACK 5.704 250.62 strong start for the right lane but Torstveit pulled away TAD 1 BOBBY TAYLOR 5.612 249.30* TAD 5 JAY PAYNE 5.614 253.95 great runs for both cars . TAD 227 DON FIORELLI 6.403 178.71 TAD 3 DARRELL RUSSELL 5.660 249.93 strong start for right lane . single TAD 34 SHAWN BOWEN 5.710 246.84 Alcohol Dragster Qualifying List After Session 1, Friday 1997 NHRA Fram Southern Nationals by Joe and Diana Pos Name Number E.T. Speed When 1 BOBBY TAYLOR TAD 1 5.612 249.30 Fri1 2 JAY PAYNE TAD 5 5.614 253.95 Fri1 3 JEREMY TORSTVEIT TAD 7106 5.658 251.39 Fri1 4 DARRELL RUSSELL TAD 3 5.660 249.93 Fri1 5 DENNIS DRATH TAD 199 5.671 245.16 Fri1 6 BILL McCORNACK TAD 25 5.704 250.62 Fri1 7 SHAWN BOWEN TAD 34 5.710 246.84 Fri1 8 RANDY PARKS TAD 4 5.717 249.30 Fri1 9 RICH McPHILLIPS TAD 110 5.717 16.44 Fri1 10 CHRISTOPHR DAKIN TAD 398 5.735 225.79 Fri1 11 BOB BEARS TAD 23 5.797 241.02 Fri1 12 MICHAEL GUNDERSON TAD 22 5.821 218.02 Fri1 13 GREG ROBERTS TAD 404 5.822 232.73 Fri1 14 DARRYL HITCHMAN TAD 7000 5.848 242.13 Fri1 15 GARY PARKS, JR. TAD 1954 5.909 237.59 Fri1 16 DOUG KELLEY TAD 212 6.135 239.87 Fri1 17 BILL REICHERT TAD 7 6.287 N/A Fri1 18 DON FIORELLI TAD 227 6.403 178.71 Fri1

Friday-Session 2 - Alcohol Dragster       -Left lane first- 
1997 NHRA Fram Nationals by Joe and Diana                   
                                                            
Number    Driver                             E.T.   Speed   
TAD  398  CHRISTOPHR DAKIN                  12.487   84.18  
TAD   22  MICHAEL GUNDERSON                  5.932  239.23  
   Chris lost the engine right off the line                 
   .                                                        
TAD    3  DARRELL RUSSELL                    5.694  248.07* 
TAD   23  BOB BEARS                          5.961  191.40  
   Bears doesn't improve and Darrell has a good run         
                                                            
TAD   34  SHAWN BOWEN                       15.728   97.27  
TAD 7106  JEREMY TORSTVEIT                   5.630  250.00  
   Jeremy had a great run but doesn't improve..Bowen had a  
   great reaction time but the car didn't move              
TAD 7000  DARRYL HITCHMAN                    5.795  242.39  
TAD    1  BOBBY TAYLOR                       5.666  248.00  
   Bobby moves up to number 1                               
   .                                                        
TAD    5  JAY PAYNE                          5.604  251.81* 
TAD  227  DON FIORELLI                       6.500  205.62  
   Jay moves to number 1 while Don sleeps at the light      
   .                                                        
TAD  212  DOUG KELLEY                        5.804  238.85* 
TAD 1954  GARY PARKS, JR.                    9.145   91.53  
   right lane did a wheelstand and then recovered but not   
   soon enough                                              
TAD    4  RANDY PARKS                        5.715  248.13* 
TAD    7  BILL REICHERT                     10.808   76.02  
   nice run for Randy                                       
   .                                                        
TAD  110  RICH McPHILLIPS                    6.312  182.55* 
      single                                                
   Rich made it down the track but the engine sure          
   sounded rough                                            
TAD   25  BILL McCORNACK                     5.691  250.06* 
      single                                                
   Bill stands 6th for now..best 60 foot tme for this       
   session                                                  
Alcohol Dragster Qualifying List After Session 2, Friday    
1997 NHRA Fram Nationals by Joe and Diana                   
Pos Name                 Number     E.T.  Speed  When       
  1 JAY PAYNE            TAD    5   5.604 251.81  Fri2      
  2 BOBBY TAYLOR         TAD    1   5.612 249.30  Fri1      
  3 JEREMY TORSTVEIT     TAD 7106   5.630 250.00  Fri2      
  4 DARRELL RUSSELL      TAD    3   5.660 249.93  Fri1      
  5 DENNIS DRATH         TAD  199   5.671 245.16  Fri1      
  6 BILL McCORNACK       TAD   25   5.691 250.06  Fri2      
  7 SHAWN BOWEN          TAD   34   5.710 246.84  Fri1      
  8 RANDY PARKS          TAD    4   5.715 248.13  Fri2      
  9 RICH McPHILLIPS      TAD  110   5.717  16.44  Fri1      
 10 CHRISTOPHR DEKIN     TAD  398   5.735 225.79  Fri1      
 11 DARRYL HITCHMAN      TAD 7000   5.795 242.39  Fri2      
 12 BOB BEARS            TAD   23   5.797 241.02  Fri1      
 13 DOUG KELLEY          TAD  212   5.804 238.85  Fri2      
 14 MICHAEL GUNDERSON    TAD   22   5.821 218.02  Fri1      
 15 GREG ROBERTS         TAD  404   5.822 232.73  Fri1      
 16 GARY PARKS, JR.      TAD 1954   5.909 237.59  Fri1      
 17 BILL REICHERT        TAD    7   6.287  N/A    Fri1      
 18 DON FIORELLI         TAD  227   6.403 178.71  Fri1
Saturday-Session 1 - Alcohol Dragster     -Left lane first- 
1997 NHRA Fram Nationals by Joe and Diana                   
                                                            
Number    Driver                             E.T.   Speed   
TAD  227  DON FIORELLI                       6.357  210.77  
TAD  212  DOUG KELLEY                        5.978  230.94  
   Don doesn't make the cut for the weekend                 
   .                                                        
TAD 7106  JEREMY TORSTVEIT                   5.778  244.16* 
TAD 7000  DARRYL HITCHMAN                    5.919  236.96  
   Torstveit stays where he is on the list                  
   .                                                        
TAD    7  BILL REICHERT                      6.189  232.85  
TAD   34  SHAWN BOWEN                        5.928  238.85  
   Reichert was on the bump before the run and he still is  
   now even though it just moved                            
TAD   22  MICHAEL GUNDERSON                  5.942  236.59  
TAD  398  CHRISTOPHR DAKIN                   5.749  230.23  
   Chris is in the show. He is using a Top Fuel wing on     
   his Alcohol car                                          
TAD   23  BOB BEARS                          5.778  243.24* 
TAD  110  RICH McPHILLIPS                     N/A    99.99  
   Rich stepped on the gas and promptly blew the blower     
   He has stopped about mid-track ..Bears is in the show    
TAD 1954  GARY PARKS, JR.                    6.110  234.68* 
TAD    3  DARRELL RUSSELL                    9.999   N/A    
   Gary shakes and pedals. Darrell did his burn out and     
   the crew pushed him back and off the starting line       
TAD  199  DENNIS DRATH                       5.735  243.17  
TAD   25  BILL McCORNACK                     5.710  247.38  
   neither driver improves but it was good drag race        
   .                                                        
      single                                                
TAD    4  RANDY PARKS                        5.739  245.56  
   good run for Randy but he doesn't improve                
   .                                                        
TAD    1  BOBBY TAYLOR                        N/A    N/A  * 
TAD    5  JAY PAYNE                          9.999   N/A    
   .                                                        
   .                                                        
TAD    1  BOBBY TAYLOR        0.435          5.696  244.89* 
TAD    5  JAY PAYNE           0.472          5.774  247.66  
   Bobby wins the Rockingham Invitational. Jay had tire     
   shake and backed off. Jay is still #1 qualifier here     
Alcohol Dragster Qualifying List After Session 1, Saturday  
1997 NHRA Fram Nationals by Joe and Diana                   
Pos Name                 Number     E.T.  Speed  When       
  1 JAY PAYNE            TAD    5   5.604 251.81  Fri2      
  2 BOBBY TAYLOR         TAD    1   5.612 249.30  Fri1      
  3 JEREMY TORSTVEIT     TAD 7106   5.630 250.00  Fri2      
  4 DARRELL RUSSELL      TAD    3   5.660 249.93  Fri1      
  5 DENNIS DRATH         TAD  199   5.671 245.16  Fri1      
  6 BILL McCORNACK       TAD   25   5.691 250.06  Fri2      
  7 SHAWN BOWEN          TAD   34   5.710 246.84  Fri1      
  8 RANDY PARKS          TAD    4   5.715 248.13  Fri2      
  9 RICH McPHILLIPS      TAD  110   5.717  16.44  Fri1      
 10 CHRISTOPHR DEKIN     TAD  398   5.735 225.79  Fri1      
 11 BOB BEARS            TAD   23   5.778 243.24   Sat1     
 12 DARRYL HITCHMAN      TAD 7000   5.795 242.39  Fri2      
 13 DOUG KELLEY          TAD  212   5.804 238.85  Fri2      
 14 MICHAEL GUNDERSON    TAD   22   5.821 218.02  Fri1      
 15 GREG ROBERTS         TAD  404   5.822 232.73  Fri1      
 16 GARY PARKS, JR.      TAD 1954   5.909 237.59  Fri1      
 17 BILL REICHERT        TAD    7   6.189 232.85   Sat1     
 18 DON FIORELLI         TAD  227   6.357 210.77   Sat1

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