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Saturday-Session 1 - Pro Stock -Left lane first-

1997 NHRA Winston Select Invitational by Stephen Jones      
                                                            
Number    Driver               R/T           E.T.   Speed   
PRO    1  JIM YATES           0.488          7.013  196.93* 
PRO  511  LARRY DAVIS         0.510          7.139  194.17  
   Yates skated around a bit which hurt is ET               
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PRO  270  ALLEN JOHNSON       0.457          7.053  196.12* 
PRO  382  BILLY HUFF          0.509          7.032  196.24  
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PRO    4  KURT JOHNSON        0.489         13.022   66.07  
PRO    6  STEVE SCHMIDT       0.460          6.982  198.28  
   KJ gets out of shape right out of the gate and clicks    
   off                                                      
PRO  426  MARK CARTER         0.496          7.206  194.30  
PRO  351  RON KRISHER         0.548          7.062  194.80  
   Carter gets a bit squirly but regains control            
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PRO  207  MIKE THOMAS         0.553          9.732   95.32  
PRO   24  TROY COUGHLIN       0.554          6.997  197.49  
   Thomas started towards the center line and clicked       
   off. Coughlin bumps out Alderman for now                 
PRO   12  DESTER CAMBRON      0.386          7.053  196.76  
PRO    3  MIKE EDWARDS        0.337          7.002  198.19  
   No improvement from either driver                        
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PRO   11  SCOTT GEOFFRION     0.467          6.990  198.01* 
PRO  251  PETE WILLIAMS       0.560          7.045   19.69  
   Geoffrion doesn't improve but still holds on to the      
   #1 spot                                                  
PRO  398  DARRELL ALDERMAN    0.473          7.068  195.38  
PRO   23  GREG ANDERSON       0.486          7.048  196.33  
   Alderman got loose and headed for the wall and used up   
   all the racetrack to recover. Still not qualified        
PRO  368  RAY FRANKS          0.516          7.038  196.37* 
PRO  211  GRANT LEWIS         0.569          7.059  195.65  
   Franks is in at #15...Lewis is NOT in the program        
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PRO 2424  CORKY MARKWART      0.483          7.150  193.75  
PRO  219  TERRY ADAMS         0.559          7.015  196.42  
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PRO  262  ROBERT PATRICK JR.  0.517          7.147  194.72* 
PRO   43  RICKIE SMITH        0.652          7.013  197.88  
   Neither Patrick or Smith are in the program              
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PRO  255  DANNY COFFMAN       0.532          7.091  195.95  
PRO    2  WARREN JOHNSON      0.540          7.000  198.50  
   WJ runs a 7 flat to remain in the #8 position            
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PRO  709  GEORGE MARNELL      0.554          7.024  195.77  
PRO    9  JERRY ECKMAN        0.502          7.015  196.67  
   Eckman qualifies at the #4 spot with this run            
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PRO    8  TOM MARTINO         0.491          7.022  197.10  
PRO  387  MARK PAWUK          0.481          6.999  197.45  
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PRO   50  BRUCE ALLEN         0.520          7.027  196.97  
PRO  357  LARRY MORGAN        0.534          6.990  196.37  
   Larry Morgan finally qualifies at the #13 spot           
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Pro Stock Qualifying List After Session 1, Saturday         
1997 NHRA Winston Select Invitational by Stephen Jones      
Pos Name                 Number     E.T.  Speed  When       
  1 SCOTT GEOFFRION      PRO   11   6.945 198.63  Fri2      
  2 STEVE SCHMIDT        PRO    6   6.950 198.71  Fri2      
  3 JIM YATES            PRO    1   6.951 197.80  Fri2      
  4 JERRY ECKMAN         PRO    9   6.951 197.28  Fri2      
  5 MIKE EDWARDS         PRO    3   6.956 198.63  Fri2      
  6 KURT JOHNSON         PRO    4   6.968 192.43  Fri2      
  7 TOM MARTINO          PRO    8   6.969 197.15  Fri2      
  8 MARK PAWUK           PRO  387   6.970 197.71  Fri2      
  9 WARREN JOHNSON       PRO    2   6.974 198.36  Fri1      
 10 MIKE THOMAS          PRO  207   6.981 196.97  Fri2      
 11 TERRY ADAMS          PRO  219   6.990 197.41  Fri2      
 12 ALLEN JOHNSON        PRO  270   6.990 196.76  Fri2      
 13 LARRY MORGAN         PRO  357   6.990 196.37   Sat1     
 14 DESTER CAMBRON       PRO   12   6.993 195.73  Fri2      
 15 TROY COUGHLIN        PRO   24   6.997 197.49   Sat1     
 16 RAY FRANKS           PRO  368   7.003 196.67  Fri2      
 17 RON KRISHER          PRO  351   7.004 195.77  Fri2      
 18 DARRELL ALDERMAN     PRO  398   7.007 197.19  Fri2      
 19 RICKIE SMITH         PRO   43   7.013 197.88   Sat1     
 20 BRUCE ALLEN          PRO   50   7.021 197.02  Fri2      
 21 GEORGE MARNELL       PRO  709   7.024 195.77   Sat1     
 22 BILLY HUFF           PRO  382   7.032 196.24   Sat1     
 23 PETE WILLIAMS        PRO  251   7.044 195.01  Fri1      
 24 GREG ANDERSON        PRO   23   7.048 196.33   Sat1     
 25 GRANT LEWIS          PRO  211   7.059 195.65   Sat1     
 26 LARRY DAVIS          PRO  511   7.078 194.80  Fri2      
 27 MARK CARTER          PRO  426   7.084 195.52  Fri2      
 28 ROBERT PATRICK JR.   PRO  262   7.089 195.18  Fri2      
 29 DANNY COFFMAN        PRO  255   7.091 195.95   Sat1     
 30 CORKY MARKWART       PRO 2424   7.096 194.13  Fri2      
Saturday-Session 2 - Pro Stock            -Left lane first- 
1997 NHRA Winston Select Invitational by Stephen Jones      
                                                            
Number    Driver               R/T           E.T.   Speed   
PRO   24  TROY COUGHLIN       0.493          7.013  197.28* 
PRO  426  MARK CARTER         0.510          7.134  194.63  
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PRO    3  MIKE EDWARDS        0.484          7.012  197.10* 
PRO  207  MIKE THOMAS         0.588          7.013  196.29  
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PRO  251  PETE WILLIAMS       0.571          7.042  196.67* 
PRO   12  DESTER CAMBRON      0.012           N/A    N/A    
   Cambron has trouble right off the line and clicks off    
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PRO   23  GREG ANDERSON       0.437          8.682   98.72* 
PRO   11  SCOTT GEOFFRION     0.476          7.019  197.10  
   Anderson has problems and Geoffrion doesn't improve      
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PRO  211  GRANT LEWIS         0.562          9.770   93.79  
PRO  398  DARRELL ALDERMAN    0.468          7.037  196.42  
   Lewis gets out of shape. Alderman does NOT qualify!      
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PRO  219  TERRY ADAMS         0.521          7.063  196.37  
PRO  368  RAY FRANKS          0.470          7.039  196.54  
   No improvement for either drivers                        
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PRO   43  RICKIE SMITH        0.533          7.049  196.67* 
PRO 2424  CORKY MARKWART      0.504          7.154  193.50  
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PRO    2  WARREN JOHNSON      0.531          6.968  198.28* 
PRO  262  ROBERT PATRICK JR.  0.639         13.635   70.59  
   WJ moves to the #6 spot. Patrick has problems right      
   off the pad and clicks off                               
PRO    9  JERRY ECKMAN        0.481          7.008  196.76* 
PRO  255  DANNY COFFMAN       0.499          9.723   95.05  
   Coffman drifted towards the center line and aborts       
   the run                                                  
PRO  387  MARK PAWUK          0.481          7.056  196.42* 
PRO  709  GEORGE MARNELL      0.536          7.008  196.89  
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PRO  511  LARRY DAVIS         0.482          7.155  194.51  
PRO    8  TOM MARTINO         0.543          6.997  196.85  
   Martino moves up to the #8 spot on this run              
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PRO  382  BILLY HUFF          0.528          7.076  195.82  
PRO   50  BRUCE ALLEN         0.497          7.063  195.69  
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PRO    6  STEVE SCHMIDT       0.499          7.007  197.58* 
PRO    1  JIM YATES           0.486          7.023  196.07  
   No improvement for either driver                         
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PRO  351  RON KRISHER         0.480          7.089  195.69* 
PRO  270  ALLEN JOHNSON       0.439          7.109  194.88  
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PRO    4  KURT JOHNSON        0.499         14.111   60.80  
   KJ makes a sharp turn to the right and clicks off        
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Pro Stock Qualifying List After Session 2, Saturday         

1997 NHRA Winston Select Invitational by Stephen Jones

Pos Name                 Number     E.T.  Speed  When       
  1 SCOTT GEOFFRION      PRO   11   6.945 198.63  Fri2      
  2 STEVE SCHMIDT        PRO    6   6.950 198.71  Fri2      
  3 JIM YATES            PRO    1   6.951 197.80  Fri2      
  4 JERRY ECKMAN         PRO    9   6.951 197.28  Fri2      
  5 MIKE EDWARDS         PRO    3   6.956 198.63  Fri2      
  6 WARREN JOHNSON       PRO    2   6.968 198.28   Sat2     
  7 KURT JOHNSON         PRO    4   6.968 192.43  Fri2      
  8 TOM MARTINO          PRO    8   6.969 197.15  Fri2      
  9 MARK PAWUK           PRO  387   6.970 197.71  Fri2      
 10 MIKE THOMAS          PRO  207   6.981 196.97  Fri2      
 11 TERRY ADAMS          PRO  219   6.990 197.41  Fri2      
 12 ALLEN JOHNSON        PRO  270   6.990 196.76  Fri2      
 13 LARRY MORGAN         PRO  357   6.990 196.37   Sat1     
 14 DESTER CAMBRON       PRO   12   6.993 195.73  Fri2      
 15 TROY COUGHLIN        PRO   24   6.997 197.49   Sat1     
 16 RAY FRANKS           PRO  368   7.003 196.67  Fri2      
 17 RON KRISHER          PRO  351   7.004 195.77  Fri2      
 18 DARRELL ALDERMAN     PRO  398   7.007 197.19  Fri2      
 19 GEORGE MARNELL       PRO  709   7.008 196.89   Sat2     
 20 RICKIE SMITH         PRO   43   7.013 197.88   Sat1     
 21 BRUCE ALLEN          PRO   50   7.021 197.02  Fri2      
 22 BILLY HUFF           PRO  382   7.032 196.24   Sat1     
 23 PETE WILLIAMS        PRO  251   7.042 196.67   Sat2     
 24 GREG ANDERSON        PRO   23   7.048 196.33   Sat1     
 25 LARRY DAVIS          PRO  511   7.078 194.80  Fri2      
 26 MARK CARTER          PRO  426   7.084 195.52  Fri2      
 27 ROBERT PATRICK JR.   PRO  262   7.089 195.18  Fri2      
 28 DANNY COFFMAN        PRO  255   7.091 195.95   Sat1     
 29 CORKY MARKWART       PRO 2424   7.096 194.13  Fri2      
 30 GRANT LEWIS          PRO  211   9.770  93.79  Fri

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