Columbus Comp Qualifying

>From the Prodigy Auto Racing BB and Newsgroup Comp Eliminator Qualifying List After Session 1, Friday 1997 NHRA Pontiac Excitement Nationals by Matt Davis Pos Name Number E.T. O/U Speed When 1 BRIAN BROWELL...

>From the Prodigy Auto Racing BB and Newsgroup Comp Eliminator Qualifying List After Session 1, Friday 1997 NHRA Pontiac Excitement Nationals by Matt Davis Pos Name Number E.T. O/U Speed When 1 BRIAN BROWELL COMP 330 7.566 -0.534 175.84 Fri1 2 JOHN LINGENFELTER COMP 3434 6.865 -0.515 195.73 Fri1 3 JERRY ARNOLD COMP 31 8.698 -0.512 150.75 Fri1 4 BUDDY NICKENS COMP 4937 8.605 -0.505 152.51 Fri1 5 JEG COUGHLIN JR COMP 399 8.426 -0.504 148.33 Fri1 6 STEVE AMBROSE COMP 5 8.167 -0.503 160.14 Fri1 7 IAN LANDIES COMP 3156 8.194 -0.496 161.60 Fri1 8 BO NICKENS COMP 1 7.680 -0.490 173.07 Fri1 9 KEVIN ROBB COMP 10 7.690 -0.480 171.74 Fri1 10 BOB ANDREWS COMP 3069 7.745 -0.465 170.19 Fri1 11 TODD FRANTZ COMP 332 7.713 -0.457 163.30 Fri1 12 BOB BAILEY COMP 3076 6.933 -0.447 194.72 Fri1 13 CRAIG EATON COMP 773 8.202 -0.368 Fri1 14 GARY CHOMISKI COMP 52 9.234 -0.426 146.74 Fri1 15 GARTH HILL COMP 3138 8.787 -0.423 148.39 Fri1 16 MIKE FARRELL COMP 346 7.721 -0.399 Fri1 17 JERRY HAAS COMP 381 6.994 -0.396 199.95 Fri1 18 JOHN FRECH COMP 2 8.472 -0.388 Fri1 19 SAL BIONDO COMP 9 9.123 -0.387 143.60 Fri1 20 DAVID RAMPY COMP 2349 7.737 -0.383 Fri1 21 TERRY SMITH COMP 3718 7.750 -0.370 170.68 Fri1 22 DENNIS MELI COMP 303 8.562 -0.368 Fri1 23 DALE EATON COMP 773 8.202 -0.368 164.92 Fri1 24 LARRY MAYES COMP 3693 9.031 -0.359 Fri1 25 RANDY DANIELS COMP 2067 8.617 -0.353 154.98 Fri1 26 JODY SCHMEISSER COMP 3647 8.221 -0.349 163.36 Fri1 27 BERT DAWSON COMP 3185 8.221 -0.324 Fri1 28 ELOY LUCERO COMP 5201 7.973 -0.317 169.55 Fri1 29 LARRY PRITCHETT COMP 7 8.620 -0.310 Fri1 30 GARY MERRICK COMP 3522 7.355 -0.305 182.86 Fri1 31 KENT RITTER COMP 1337 7.924 -0.196 174.48 Fri1 32 JON BOWMAN COMP 334 9.595 -0.195 141.30 Fri1 33 RAY WAGNER COMP 3655 7.721 -0.039 178.99 Fri1 34 MAURI ROSE COMP 300 7.742 -0.018 163.32 Fri1 35 DAVE DUPPS COMP 3535 8.158 0.038 166.63 Fri1 36 DAVID SPITZER COMP 3158 8.355 0.595 119.33 Fri1 37 PAUL JANNONI COMP 1834 9.556 2.056 98.83 Fri1 38 DWAYNE RICE COMP 3679 12.891 5.501 66.10 Fri1 39 MIKE TRUMBLE, JR. COMP 4006 15.785 6.275 Fri1 40 GEORGE SUPINSKI, SR.COMP 141 Disqualified Fri1

Friday-Session 1 - Comp Eliminator -Left lane first- 1997 NHRA Pontiac Excitement Nationals by Matt Davis Number Driver Class O/U D/I E.T. COMP 1834 PAUL JANNONI B/D 2.056 7.50 9.556 COMP 5201 ELOY LUCERO C/A -.317 8.29 7.973 . . COMP 332 TODD FRANTZ D/ED -.457 8.17 7.713* COMP 4006 MIKE TRUMBLE, JR. C/SR 6.275 9.51 15.785 . . COMP 3156 IAN LANDIES A/SR -.496 8.69 8.194* COMP 303 DENNY MELI D/A -.018 8.58 8.562 . . COMP 52 GARY CHOMISKI C/SM -.426 9.66 9.234 COMP 300 CARL MITCHELL C/D -.018 7.76 7.742 . . COMP 334 JON BOWMAN F/SM -.195 9.79 9.595* COMP 141 GEORGE SUPINSKI, SR. D/A 16.08 8.58 24.661 . . COMP 31 JERRY ARNOLD E/EA -.512 9.21 8.698 COMP 346 MIKE FARRELL C/ED -.289 8.01 7.721 . . COMP 3138 GARTH HILL E/EA -.423 9.21 8.787 COMP 4937 BUDDY NICKENS D/EA -.505 9.11 8.605 . . COMP 3679 DWAYNE RICE A/A 5.501 7.39 12.891 COMP 3535 DAVE DUPPS A/EA 0.038 8.12 8.158 Rice's Firebird immediately shakes and heads toward the wall and he clicks, eluding the event's first 6/200. COMP 773 DALE EATON B/EA -.368 8.57 8.202 COMP 3069 BOB ANDREWS E/D -.465 8.21 7.745 . . COMP 71 CRAIG EATON C/A -.161 8.29 8.129 COMP 3434 JOHN LINGENFELTER A/ED -.515 7.38 6.865 Mr. Pro Stock Truck, Lingenfelter runs about a second. quicker than he will tomorrow in the truck, #2 for now. COMP 3185 BERT DAWSON B/EA 0.036 8.57 8.606* COMP 3655 RAY WAGNER C/D -.039 7.76 7.721 . . COMP 9 SAL BIONDO C/SR -.387 9.51 9.123 COMP 3522 GARY MERRICK B/ED -.305 7.66 7.355 . . COMP 5 STEVE AMBROSE I/A -.503 8.67 8.167 COMP 2349 DAVID RAMPY B/EA -.833 8.57 7.737 . . COMP 1337 KENT RITTER A/EA -.196 8.12 7.924 COMP 3076 BOB BAILEY A/ED -.447 7.38 6.933 . . COMP 3693 LARRY MAYES D/A 0.451 8.58 9.031 COMP 3647 JODY SCHMEISSER B/EA -.349 8.57 8.221 . . COMP 3158 DAVID SPITZER C/D 0.595 7.76 8.355 COMP 330 BRIAN BROWELL D/D -.534 8.10 7.566 Nice pass for Browell, putting him -.534 under while . Spitzer's C/D struggles. COMP 518 DOUG KJONO A/ED 92.62 7.38 N/A * single . . COMP 3718 TERRY SMITH A/EA -.370 8.12 7.750* COMP 399 JEG COUGHLIN JR D/SM -.504 8.93 8.426 Here's a name some in the grandstands may recognize. . Jeg with a nice pass, -.504 under for #5 position. COMP 1 BO NICKENS D/ED -.490 8.17 7.680* COMP 7 LARRY PRICHETT E/SM -.480 9.10 8.620 A couple heavy hitters here. Possibly a preview of. Sunday's final? We'll have to wait and see Comp fans. COMP 381 JERRY HAAS A/A -.396 7.39 6.994* COMP 10 KEVIN ROBB D/ED -.480 8.17 7.690 Haas will be doing double duty this weekend with John L. with the trucks, meanwhile its the Corvette's turn. COMP 2067 RANDY DANIELS H/A -.353 8.97 8.617* single . . COMP 2 JOHN FRECH F/D -.328 8.80 8.472* single Here's #2 in the world last year and this run gets him. in the middle of the pack. That's it for Comp today...

Comp Eliminator Qualifying List After Friday                
1997 NHRA Pontiac Excitement Nationals by Matt Davis        
Pos Name                Number     E.T.   O/U   Speed       
  1 BRIAN BROWELL       COMP  330  7.566 -0.534 175.84      
  2 JOHN LINGENFELTER   COMP 3434  6.865 -0.515             
  3 JERRY ARNOLD        COMP   31  8.698 -0.512 150.75      
  4 BUDDY NICKENS       COMP 4937  8.605 -0.505 152.51      
  5 JEG COUGHLIN JR     COMP  399  8.426 -0.504 148.33      
  6 STEVE AMBROSE       COMP    5  8.167 -0.503 160.14      
  7 IAN LANDIES         COMP 3156  8.194 -0.496 161.60      
  8 BO NICKENS          COMP    1  7.680 -0.490 173.07      
  9 KEVIN ROBB          COMP   10  7.690 -0.480 171.74      
 10 BOB ANDREWS         COMP 3069  7.745 -0.465 170.19      
 11 RANDY ANDREWS       COMP 2067  8.511 -0.459             
 12 TODD FRANTZ         COMP  332  7.713 -0.457 163.30      
 13 BOB BAILEY          COMP 3076  6.933 -0.447 194.72      
 14 CRAIG EATON         COMP 71    8.129 -0.441             
 15 LARRY PRITCHETT     COMP 7     8.496 -0.434             
 16 GARY CHOMISKI       COMP   52  9.234 -0.426 146.74      
 17 GARTH HILL          COMP 3138  8.787 -0.423 148.39      
 18 MIKE FARRELL        COMP 346   7.721 -0.399             
 19 JERRY HAAS          COMP  381  6.994 -0.396 199.95      
 20 DWAYNE RICE         COMP 3679  6.998 -0.392 196.37      
 21 JOHN FRECH          COMP 2     8.472 -0.388             
 22 SAL BIONDO          COMP    9  9.123 -0.387 143.60      
 23 DAVID RAMPY         COMP 2349  7.737 -0.383             
 24 TERRY SMITH         COMP 3718  7.750 -0.370 170.68      
 25 DENNIS MELI         COMP 303   8.562 -0.368             
 26 DALE  EATON         COMP 773   8.202 -0.368             
 27 GARY MERRICK        COMP 3522  7.295 -0.365             
 28 LARRY MAYES         COMP 3693  9.031 -0.359             
 29 JODY SCHMEISSER     COMP 3647  8.221 -0.349 163.36      
 30 KENT RITTER         COMP 1337  7.782 -0.338             
 31 BERT DAWSON         COMP 3185  8.606 -0.324             
 32 ELOY LUCERO         COMP 5201  7.973 -0.317 169.55      
 33 DAVE DUPPS          COMP 3535  7.820 -0.300 166.63      
 34 DAVID SPITZER       COMP 3158  7.463 -0.297             
 35 PAUL JANNONI        COMP 1834  7.218 -0.282             
 36 RALPH HOPE          COMP 309   8.391 -0.279             
 37 GEORGE SUPINSKI     COMP 141   8.331 -0.249             
 38 JON BOWMAN          COMP 334   9.595 -0.195             
 39 DOUG AUXIER         COMP 3375  7.817 -0.153             
 40 RAY WAGNER          COMP 3655  7.652 -0.108             
 41 MAURI ROSE          COMP 300   7.742 -0.018             
 42 MIKE TRUMBLE        COMP 4006  9.023  0.253             
Comp Eliminator Qualifying List Final                       
1997 NHRA Pontiac Excitement Nationals by Matt Davis        
Pos Name                Number     E.T.   O/U   Speed       
  1 JOHN LINGENFELTER   COMP 3434  6.802 -0.578 195.01      
  2 BRIAN BROWELL       COMP  330  7.566 -0.534 175.84      
  3 JERRY ARNOLD        COMP   31  8.698 -0.512 150.75      
  4 LARRY PRITCHETT     COMP 7     8.418 -0.512             
  5 BUDDY NICKENS       COMP 4937  8.605 -0.505 152.51      
  6 JEG COUGHLIN JR     COMP  399  8.426 -0.504 148.33      
  7 STEVE AMBROSE       COMP    5  8.167 -0.503 160.14      
  8 IAN LANDIES         COMP 3156  8.194 -0.496 161.60      
  9 RANDY DANIELS       COMP 2067  8.475 -0.495             
 10 BO NICKENS          COMP    1  7.680 -0.490 173.07      
 11 GARTH HILL          COMP 3138  8.721 -0.489             
 12 TODD FRANTZ         COMP 332   7.681 -0.489             
 13 DAVID RAMPY         COMP 2349  7.632 -0.488             
 14 KEVIN ROBB          COMP   10  7.690 -0.480 171.74      
 15 BOB ANDREWS         COMP 3069  7.733 -0.477             
 16 CRAIG EATON         COMP 71    8.094 -0.476             
 17 JERRY HAAS          COMP 381   6.914 -0.476 201.54      
 18 GARY MERRICK        COMP 3522  7.191 -0.469             
 19 DALE EATON          COMP 773   8.118 -0.452             
 20 BOB BAILEY          COMP 3076  6.933 -0.447 194.72      
 21 DAVID SPITZER       COMP 3158  7.330 -0.430             
 22 GARY CHOMISKI       COMP   52  9.234 -0.426 146.74      
 23 SAL BIONDO          COMP 9     9.104 -0.406             
 24 MIKE FARRELL        COMP 346   7.721 -0.399             
 25 DENNIS MELI         COMP 303   7.716 -0.404             
 26 GEORGE SUPINSKI     COMP 141   8.180 -0.400             
 27 DWAYNE RICE         COMP 3679  6.998 -0.392 196.37      
 28 JOHN FRECH          COMP 2     8.472 -0.388             
 29 ELOY LUCERO         COMP 5201  0.000 -0.387             
 30 TERRY SMITH         COMP 3718  7.750 -0.370             
 31 KENT RITTER         COMP 1337  7.755 -0.365             
 32 LARRY MAYES         COMP 3693  9.031 -0.359             
 33 JODY SCHMEISSER     COMP 3647  8.218 -0.352             
 34 BERT DAWSON         COMP 3185  8.582 -0.348             
 35 DAVE DUPPS          COMP 3535  7.793 -0.327             
 36 PAUL JANNONI        COMP 1834  7.218 -0.282             
 37 RALPH HOPE          COMP 309   8.391 -0.279             
 38 JON BOWMAN          COMP 334   9.577 -0.213             
 39 MAURI ROSE          COMP 300   7.581 -0.179             
 40 DOUG AUXIER         COMP 3375  7.808 -0.162             
 41 RAY WAGNER          COMP 3655  7.652 -0.108             
 42 MIKE TRUMBLE        COMP 4006  9.023  0.25

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