Earl's Fast Qualifier update 2003-06-30

Steele moves ahead of Yeley in Earl's SC points Dave Steele's fast qualifying effort for last Saturday night's "Dominic's of New York 100" at Richmond (Va.) International Raceway has put him ahead of J.J. Yeley in the new Earl's Plumbing Fast ...

Steele moves ahead of Yeley in Earl's SC points

Dave Steele's fast qualifying effort for last Saturday night's "Dominic's of New York 100" at Richmond (Va.) International Raceway has put him ahead of J.J. Yeley in the new Earl's Plumbing Fast Qualifier Championship points.

Steele now has a one-point lead over Yeley in the Silver Crown Earl's standings going into this Thursday's qualifying round at Pikes Peak International Raceway in Fountain. Colo. Yeley qualified third at Richmond.

Additional Earl's points will be distributed to top National and Western Sprint Car and National and Western Midget Car qualifiers at Pikes Peak International Raceway as the "Rocky Mountain Classic" unfolds at the 1-mile paved oval.

This year, each USAC National and Western Series qualifying champion will receive a $5,000 bonus from Earl's in recognition of their accomplishment. Points are earned at each USAC event based on an international system awarding the top-six qualifiers with points in the following scale: 1st-9. 2nd-6, 3rd-4, 4th-3, 5th-2, 6th-1.

The current Earl's Plumbing Fast Qualifier standings for each series are as follows:

Weld Racing Silver Crown:
1-Dave Steele-27
2-J.J. Yeley-26
3-Jay Drake & Tracy Hines-12
5-Dave Darland-9.

National Sprint Car:
1-Jay Drake-60
2-J.J. Yeley-55
3-Tracy Hines-52
4-Boston Reid-19
5-Jon Stanbrough-18.

National Midget Car:
1-J.J. Yeley-50
2-Tracy Hines-46
3-Bobby East-36
4-Jay Drake-14
5-Dave Steele-12.

Western Sprint Car:
1-Rick Hendrix-28
2-Tony Hunt-19
3-Michael Lewis-16
4-Jeff Gardner, Jim Waters & Brian McClish-7.

Western Midget Car:
1-J.J. Yeley-28
2-Josh Wise-27
3-Bobby East-18
4-Rick Hendrix-16
5-Dave Steele-12.

--USAC--

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Series USAC
Drivers Michael Lewis , Dave Darland , J.J. Yeley , Tracy Hines , Dave Steele , Jay Drake , Bobby East , Josh Wise , Jon Stanbrough , Boston Reid , Tony Hunt , Rick Hendrix