Memphis: First-round pairings

MILLINGTON, Tenn. -- First-round pairings for Sunday's professional eliminations at the 16th annual O'Reilly NHRA Mid-South Nationals presented by Pennzoil at Memphis Motorsports Park, the 19th of 23 events in the $50 million NHRA POWERade Drag ...

MILLINGTON, Tenn. -- First-round pairings for Sunday's professional eliminations at the 16th annual O'Reilly NHRA Mid-South Nationals presented by Pennzoil at Memphis Motorsports Park, the 19th of 23 events in the $50 million NHRA POWERade Drag Racing Series. Pairings based on results in qualifying, which ended Saturday.

Top Fuel
1. David Baca, 4.533 seconds, 319.75 mph
    vs. 16. Rhonda Hartman-Smith, 4.823, 285.05
2. Doug Kalitta, 4.542, 327.90
    vs. 15. John Smith, 4.770, 290.19
3. Tony Schumacher, 4.551, 321.65
    vs. 14. David Grubnic, 4.763, 306.12
4. Cory McClenathan, 4.570, 316.60
    vs. 13. Scott Palmer, 4.745, 304.74
5. Larry Dixon, 4.586, 322.27
    vs. 12. Scott Weis, 4.728, 315.78
6. Clay Millican, 4.587, 320.05
    vs. 11. Paul Romine, 4.681, 296.89
7. Kenny Bernstein, 4.592, 323.43
    vs. 10. Doug Herbert, 4.679, 310.98
8. Darrell Russell, 4.604, 321.04
    vs. 9. Scott Kalitta, 4.664, 318.24.

Funny Car
1. Whit Bazemore, Dodge Stratus, 4.826, 316.67
    vs. 16. Bob Gilbertson, Pontiac Firebird, 5.117, 293.15
2. John Force, Ford Mustang, 4.826, 313.37
    vs. 15. Jack Wyatt, Chevy Camaro, 5.090, 291.45
3. Gary Scelzi, Stratus, 4.837, 322.42
    vs. 14. Dean Skuza, Firebird, 5.074, 279.79
4. Gary Densham, Mustang, 4.856, 315.05
    vs. 13. Frank Pedregon, Firebird, 4.987, 296.37
5. Ron Capps, Camaro, 4.857, 313.15
    vs. 12. Cruz Pedregon, Firebird, 4.984, 286.25
6. Tony Pedregon, Mustang, 4.892, 312.57
    vs. 11. Tommy Johnson Jr., Camaro, 4.938, 249.67
7. Del Worsham, Firebird, 4.909, 314.17
    vs. 10. Phil Burkart, Firebird, 4.918, 311.05
8. Tim Wilkerson, Firebird, 4.912, 311.70
    vs. 9. Cory Lee, Firebird, 4.915, 315.71.

Pro Stock
1. Jeg Coughlin, Chevy Cavalier, 6.748, 202.94
    vs. 16. Scott Geoffrion, Ford Escort, 6.817, 203.12
2. Greg Anderson, Pontiac Grand Am, 6.759, 204.23
    vs. 15. Steve Schmidt, Cavalier, 6.813, 202.27
3. Warren Johnson, Grand Am, 6.774, 203.46
    vs. 14. Taylor Lastor, Cavalier, 6.811, 202.33
4. Jim Yates, Grand Am, 6.780, 202.00
    vs. 13. Allen Johnson, Dodge Stratus, 6.807, 202.33
5. Larry Morgan, Stratus, 6.782, 203.61
    vs. 12. Bruce Allen, Grand Am, 6.806, 202.94
6. Ron Krisher, Cavalier, 6.784, 202.58
    vs. 11. Mike Edwards, Grand Am, 6.800, 202.52
7. Kurt Johnson, Cavalier, 6.785, 203.71
    vs. 10. Darrell Alderman, Stratus, 6.797, 202.48
8. Dave Connolly, Cavalier, 6.793, 203.31
    vs. 9. Gene Wilson, Stratus, 6.797, 202.97.

Pro Stock Bike
1. Angelle Savoie, Suzuki, 7.096, 186.82
    vs. 16. Tommy Grimes Jr, Suzuki, 7.270, 180.52
2. Geno Scali, Suzuki, 7.119, 187.39
    vs. 15. Blaine Hale, Suzuki, 7.258, 183.62
3. Shawn Gann, Suzuki, 7.125, 187.81
    vs. 14. Steve Johnson, Suzuki, 7.245, 184.50
4. Fred Collis, Suzuki, 7.147, 185.97
    vs. 13. Antron Brown, Suzuki, 7.231, 184.95
5. Andrew Hines, Harley-Davidson, 7.157, 180.50
    vs. 12. Sean Conner, Suzuki, 7.223, 185.26
6. Mike Berry, Suzuki, 7.164, 186.72
    vs. 11. GT Tonglet, Harley-Davidson, 7.216, 179.42
7. Reggie Showers, Suzuki, 7.186, 188.46
    vs. 10. Michael Phillips, Suzuki, 7.212, 186.12
8. Karen Stoffer, Suzuki, 7.197, 183.79
    vs. 9. Craig Treble, Suzuki, 7.211, 185.61.

-nhra-

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Series NHRA
Drivers Paul Romine , Doug Herbert , Clay Millican , Antron Brown , Frank Pedregon , Jeg Coughlin , Larry Dixon , Darrell Alderman , Kenny Bernstein , Kurt Johnson , Warren Johnson , Scott Weis , Bob Gilbertson , Tony Pedregon , Dean Skuza , Del Worsham , Whit Bazemore , Ron Capps , John Force , Rhonda Hartman-Smith , Tony Schumacher , Gary Scelzi , Doug Kalitta , Greg Anderson , Ron Krisher , Larry Morgan , Reggie Showers , Mike Berry , Shawn Gann , David Baca , Blaine Hale , David Grubnic , Gary Densham , Gene Wilson , Cruz Pedregon , Craig Treble , Cory McClenathan , Scott Kalitta , Bruce Allen , Geno Scali , Tim Wilkerson , Karen Stoffer , Phil Burkart , Scott Geoffrion , Allen Johnson , Jack Wyatt , Scott Palmer , Fred Collis , Steve Schmidt , Andrew Hines , Cory Lee , Michael Phillips , Tommy Grimes , Steve Johnson , GT Tonglet , Dave Connolly , Mike Edwards , Tommy Johnson Jr.