16th Street Results 98-07-04

USAC NATIONAL/16TH STREET MIDGET RACE RESULTS: July 4, 1998 -- Indianapolis, Indiana - 16th Street Speedway QUALIFYING: 1. Donnie Beechler, 15x, Lawson-12.976; 2.Jerry Coons, Jr., 7, CED-12.988; 3. Jay Drake, 97, Willoughby-13.025; 4. Tracy...

USAC NATIONAL/16TH STREET MIDGET RACE RESULTS: July 4, 1998 -- Indianapolis, Indiana - 16th Street Speedway

QUALIFYING: 1. Donnie Beechler, 15x, Lawson-12.976; 2.Jerry Coons, Jr., 7, CED-12.988; 3. Jay Drake, 97, Willoughby-13.025; 4. Tracy Hines, 17, CED-13.039; 5. Steve Knepper, 17x, Brown-13.056; 6. Andy Michner, 26, JS-13.059; 7. Robby Flock, 61, HotShooz-13.124; 8. Tony Stewart, 91, Lewis-13.162; 9. Jason Leffler, 9, Lewis-13.186; 10. Adam Clarke, 76x, Clarke-13.241; 11. Ricky Shelton, 71, Willoughby-13.264; 12. Critter Malone, 7m, Malone-13.265; 13. Johnny Parsons III, 25, Parsons-13.281; 14. Roy Caruthers, 15, Caruthers-13.295; 15. Greg Lueckert, 01, Lueckert-13.324; 16. Andy Pierce, 3p, Tag Team-13.369; 17. John Nervo, 21, Nervo-13.413; 18. Scooter Ellis, 73, Ellis-13.420; 19. Travis Welpott, 18, P & E-13.422; 20. David Bridges, 11, MB-13.429; 21. Michael Lang, 94, Stebbins-13.467; 22. Kevin Doty, 32, Martz-13.476; 23. Tony Reed, 8R, Reed-13.546; 24. Ed Carpenter, 3, George-13.600; 25. Jeff Hampton, 55, Line-13.602; 26. John Sluss, 28, Sluss-13.636; 27. Russ Gamester, 6, Potter-13.682; 28. Jeff Flesher, 72, Flesher-13.686; 29. Rick Treadway, 2x, Lawson-13.713; 30. Jimmy McCune, 2, JS-13.747; 31. Clay Klepper, 69x, Hartman-13.811; 32. A.J. Smith, 27x, AJS-13.811; 33. Tony Beaber, 66, Beaber-13.853; 34. Dean Franklin, 42, Franklin-13.940; 35. Barry Reed, 76, Reed-13.990; 36. Sarah McCune, 58, McCune-14.002; 37. Dennis Mann, 44, Mann-14.133; 38. Chad Davenport, 143, Davenport-14.444; 39. Jason Lynch, 115, Lynch-NT; 40. Roger McCluskey, Jr., 111, McCluskey-NT; 41. Michael Lewis, 85, Lewis-NT; 42. John Wolfe, 95, Morgan-NT; 43. Mike Bymaster, 27, B & K-NT.

NON-QUALIFIERS RACE: (8 laps) 1. Beaber, 2. Franklin, 3. S.McCune, 4. B.Reed, 5. Wolfe, 6. Mann, 7. Davenport, 8. Lewis. 1:49.17

FIRST HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Hampton, 2. Knepper, 3. Treadway, 4. Lang, 5. Beechler, 6. Leffler, 7. Nervo, 8. Parsons. NT

SECOND HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Coons, 2. Sluss, 3. Caruthers, 4. J.McCune, 5. Clarke, 6. Doty, 7. Michner, 8. Ellis. NT

THIRD HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Gamester, 2. Klepper, 3. Drake, 4. Shelton, 5. Lueckert, 6. T.Reed, 7. Flock, 8. Welpott. NT

FOURTH HEAT: (10 laps) 1. Stewart, 2. Flesher, 3. Hines, 4. Malone, 5. Pierce, 6. Bridges, 7. Smith, 8. Carpenter. 2:15.89

KELLY's PUB II LAST CALL SEMI: (12 laps) 1. Beechler, 2. Michner, 3. Leffler, 4. Flock, 5. Clarke, 6. Parsons, 7. Lueckert, 8. Pierce, 9. Bridges, 10. T.Reed, 11. Doty, 12. Welpott, 13. Carpenter, 14. Franklin, 15. Bymaster, 16. Beaber, 17. Nervo. NT

FEATURE: (40 laps) 1. Andy Michner, 2. Donnie Beechler, 3. Jay Drake, 4. Steve Knepper, 5. Ricky Shelton, 6. Tony Stewart, 7. Jimmy McCune, 8. Michael Lang, 9. Russ Gamester, 10. Jeff Hampton, 11. Rick Treadway, 12. John Sluss, 13. Clay Klepper, 14. Robby Flock, 15. Jerry Coons, Jr., 16. Jason Leffler, 17. Roy Caruthers, 18. Jeff Flesher, 19. Tracy Hines, 20. Critter Malone. NT

**Lynch flipped during practice. Lewis flipped during the non-qualifiers race. Nervo flipped during the semi.

FEATURE LAP LEADERS: Laps 1-40 Michner.

NEW NATIONAL MIDGET POINTS: 1-Shelton-338; 2-Drake-308; 3-Leffler-287; 4-J.McCune-266; 5-Hines-238; 6-Coons-194; 7-Ronnie Johncox-158; 8-Welpott-130; 9-Dave Steele-129; 10-Lewis-120. NEW 16TH STREET MIDGET POINTS: 1-Malone-159; 2-Lang-150; 3-Hampton-120; 4-Pierce-115; 5-Shelton-112; 6-Caruthers-112; 7-Beechler-108; 8-Parsons-99; 9-Coons-97; 10-Drake-96.

NEXT NATIONAL MIDGET RACE: July 11-12 - Fountain, CO - Pikes Peak International Raceway - "Rocky Mountain Classic" NEXT 16TH STREET MIDGET RACE: July 11

NOTE: In the summary section of the Silver Crown results from Terre Haute, Ind. there was an error. Dave Steele was incorrectly listed as the fast qualifier. As correctly identified in the results, Jack Hewitt was the fast qualifier with a lap of 21.278 seconds, 84.594 mph. We are sorry for any inconvenience caused by this error.

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Series USAC
Drivers Tony Stewart , Jason Leffler , Donnie Beechler , Rick Treadway , A.J. Smith , Michael Lewis , John Nervo , Tracy Hines , Dave Steele , Jack Hewitt , Ronnie Johncox , Jay Drake , David Bridges , Jimmy McCune , Johnny Parsons , Russ Gamester , Jerry Coons , Sarah McCune , Dean Franklin , Clay Klepper , Robby Flock , Steve Knepper , Ricky Shelton