TROY OWEN LEADS AA/SUPERCHARGED QUALIFY AT FIREBIRD OLDIES RACE
Beautiful weather greeted a strong turnout of racers
and show entries for the 32nd Annual Snap On Oldies But Goodies Drags.
After belting out an opening 6.98, Troy Owen, Albany, Ore., returned to
lay down the quickest and fastest pass of AA/Supercharged qualifying at
a booming 6.94 elapsed time and a speed of 202.24 mph to lead all
First day champions included: Larry Saunders, Fruitland, Chris Hall,
Brigham City, Utah, and Kyle LePire, Boise.
Racing continues on Sunday with the conclusion to the Oldies Drags as
gates open at 9 am, followed by first round of racing at noon. Adult
admission is $12, kids 6-12 $3, and toddlers 5 & under free.
1. Troy Owen, Albany, Ore., 6.94 elapsed time, 200.13 miles per hour.
2. Howard Anderson, Applegate, Calif., 6.97, 199.82.
3. Scott White, Seaside, Ore., 7.07, 198.01
4. Mitch Chamberlin, Orting, Wash., 7.19, 198.76
5. Joel Matton, Oregon City, Ore., 7.44, 187.65.
6. Mike Molea, Grants Pass, Ore., 7.54, 174.48.
7. Scott Wyke, Bend, Ore., 7.90, 170.35
8. Monte Grubb, Tacoma, Wash., 9.65, 120.27.
Super Pro Gambler
Champion-Larry Saunders, Fruitland, .018, 8.53 (8.52 dial) 149.82.
Runner-up-Rayce Kidd, Twin Falls, .007, 8.02 (7.95 dial) 166.11.
Semi-Larry Troudt, Emmett; T.J. Sisson, Buhl.
Quarter-Chris Jaggers, Middleton; John Shaffer, Boise; Jim Tattersall,
Gold Cup Gambler
Champion-Chris Hall, Brigham City, Utah, .010, 10.30 (10.29 dial)
Runner-up-Lisa Thomas, Meridian, .050, 9.87 (9.88 dial) 131.67.
Semi-Paul Nicolosi, Nampa.
Quarter-Duston Wurtz, Meridian; Debbie Pisca, Caldwell.
Champion-Kyle LePire, Boise, .010, 11.36 (11.28 dial) 109.91.
Runner-up-John Howsden, Wendell, .015, 11.83 (11.72 dial) 111.73.
Semi-Ryan Resinkin, Emmett; Sue Reynolds, Nampa.
Quarter-Scott Borchardt, Eagle; Linda Rowland, Notus; John Johnson Jr.,