Winners crowned at Tulsa Raceway Park

6/12/2016


DIVISION 4
Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park
Tulsa, Okla., June 10-12, 2016 

Results will be posted as soon as they are available. For detailed results, go to Drag Race Central


Saturday

TULSA, Okla.- Champions were crowned in Tulsa, Okla., yesterday for the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, in the NHRA's South Central Division at Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park. The audience was treated to Top Alcohol Dragster, Top Alcohol Funny Car, Comp Eliminator, and the rest of the classes that encompass the nationwide series.

In both alcohol classes, California drivers brought home victories. In TAD, Chris Demke of Tujunga, Calif., edged out Gord Gingles, who made the trek from Winnipeg, Manit. Demke ran 5.281 seconds, 266.85 mph to defeat Gingles, 5.307 seconds, 270.75 mph. In the TAFC final, John Lombardo Brea, Calif., handily defeated Lance Van Hauen of Reinbeck, Iowa. Lombardo hit 5.608 seconds, 266.85 mph defeating Van Hauen, 5.755 seconds, 250.60 mph.

Fans at Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park saw fellow Oklahoma natives pull in gold in their respective classes. Kevin Self, Caddo, Okla., ran 7.866, 166.25 to smoke Duane Robison, Gardner, Kan., 8.478, 122.46 in Comp Eliminator. In the Super Comp class, Vernon Rowland, Blanchard, Okla., hit 8.895, 171.73 defeating Todd Piper, Wamego, Kan., who fouled at the starting line. And in the Super Street class, Ricky Sellers, Lawton, Okla., '66 Nova, 10.918, 129.12 beat Rick Huffman, Burleson, Texas, '69 Camaro, 10.905, 147.34.

The other drivers visiting the winner's circle were former NHRA Lucas Oil world champion Jonathan Womack, Houston, Texas, in Super Stock; Dean Oliver, Stuttgart, Ark., in Stock Eliminator; Travis Salter, Baytown, Texas, in Super Gas; Doug Woody, Independence, Mo., in the Sunset Performance Top Sportsman; and Aaron Stanfield, Bossier City, La., in KPE Top Dragster.

Fans also enjoyed action in the NHRA Harley-Davidson Drag Racing Series with Top Fuel Harley rider Brian Jernigan, Cypress, Texas, posting a 7.553 second, 191.46 mph pass to upend Kevin Boyer, Edmonton, Alb., 8.203 seconds, 160.14 mph. In Sportsman Motorcycle presented By Harley-Davidson, Patrick Roetto, Wichita, Kan., 9.587, 136.70  beat Robert Sanders, Cypress, Texas, 9.070, 140.40.

The other riders who made it to the winner's circle were Mike Bahumaier, Wichita, Kan., in Pro Fuel Harley; William Rowe Jr., Hellertown, Pa., who won in both the Screaming Eagle Performance Harley and in Street Pro Harley; Duane Lansing, Wylie, Texas, in Pro Gas Harley; and Darrell Schwalbach, Omaha, Neb., in Draggin' Bagger Harley.

The following are final round results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series at Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park:

TOP ALCOHOL DRAGSTER
Chris Demke, Tujunga, Calif., 5.281, 266.85 def.
Gord Gingles, Winnipeg, Manit., 5.307, 270.75.

TOP ALCOHOL FUNNY CAR
John Lombardo, Brea, Calif., '16 Camaro, 5.608, 264.39 def.
Lance Van Hauen, Reinbeck, Iowa, '15 Camaro SS, 5.755, 250.60.

COMPETITION ELIMINATOR
Kevin Self, Caddo, Okla., '32 Bantam, F/EA, 7.866, 166.25 def.
Duane Robison, Gardner, Kan., '15 Camaro, C/A, 8.478, 122.46.

SUPER STOCK
Jonathan Womack, Houston, Texas, '05 Chevy, SS/BS, 8.866, 154.07 def.
Jimmy Hidalgo, Donaldsonville, La., '02 Firebird, SS/GA, 9.836, 130.82.

STOCK ELIMINATOR
Dean Oliver, Stuttgart, Ark., '79 Malibu, J/SA, 11.638, 110.56 def.
Tracy Pedigo, Andover, Kan., '70 Camaro SS, A/SA, 10.347, 122.28.

SUPER COMP
Vernon Rowland, Blanchard, Okla., '13 Monden, 8.895, 171.73 def.
Todd Piper, Wamego, Kan., '14 Racecraft, foul.

SUPER GAS
Travis Salter, Baytown, Texas, '67 Camaro, 9.918, 145.13 def.
Shawn Carter, Park Hill, Okla., '05 Cavalier, 9.913, 167.09.

SUPER STREET
Ricky Sellers, Lawton, Okla., '66 Nova, 10.918, 129.12 def.
Rick Huffman, Burleson, Texas, '69 Camaro, 10.905, 147.34.

TOP SPORTSMAN
Doug Woody, Independence, Mo., '67 Camaro, 7.523, 182.06 def.
Jeff Connelly, Mesa, Ariz., '06 S-10, 7.494, 180.86.

TOP DRAGSTER
Aaron Stanfield, Bossier City, La., dragster, 6.454, 210.18 def.
Bob Henry, Owasso, Okla., dragster, 6.373, 203.19.

SPORTSMAN MOTORCYCLE PRESENTED BY HARLEY DAVIDSON
Patrick Roetto, Wichita, Kan., '08 Hayabusa, 9.587, 136.70 def.
Robert Sanders, Cypress, Texas, '82 Suzuki, 9.070, 140.40.

TOP FUEL HARLEY
Brian Jernigan, Cypress, Texas, '16 HD, 7.553, 191.46 def.
Kevin Boyer, Edmonton, Alb., '10 Harley, 8.203, 160.14.

PRO FUEL HARLEY
Mike Bahumaier, Wichita, Kan., '06 Harley, 7.390, 170.08 def.
Lloyd Stenerson, Allen, Texas, '14 Weekend, 8.259, 121.41.

SCREAMIN' EAGLE PERFORMANCE HARLEY
William Rowe Jr., Hellertown, Pa., '07 Harley, 10.625, 121.26 def.
Darrell Schwalbach, Omaha, N.B., '06 Roadglide, 10.771, 86.58.

PRO GAS HARLEY
Duane Lansing, Wylie, Texas, '98 HD, 10.422, 128.15 was unopposed.

STREET PRO HARLEY
William Rowe Jr., Hellertown, Pa., dragster, 14.221, 89.75 was unopposed.

DRAGGIN BAGGER HARLEY
Darrell Schwalbach, Omaha, Neb., '06 Roadglide, 11.191, 119.54 was unopposed.

The following are Saturday's final qualifying results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, South Central Division event at Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park:

TOP ALCOHOL DRAGSTER
1) Gord Gingles, Winnipeg, Manit., 5.304 seconds, 272.23 mph
2) Chris Demke, Tujunga, Calif., 5.330, 267.22
3) Monroe Guest, Bixby, Okla., 5.346, 274.33
4) Lee Callaway, Baytown, Texas, 5.356, 266.42
5) Megan Meyer, Spring Hill, Kan., 5.366, 269.40
6) Michael Manners, Willis, Texas, 5.420, 272.83
7) Spencer Massey, Fort Worth, Texas, 5.432, 270.59
8) Chase Copeland, Gainesville, Texas, 5.480, 268.38
Not Qualified
9) Karl Brounkowski, Magnolia, Texas, 5.499, 252.33
10) David Brounkowski, Cypress, Texas, 5.502, 264.34
11) Shayne Lawson, Broken Arrow, Okla., 5.535, 262.85
12) Gary Cooper, Wichita, Kan., 5.582, 241.02

TOP ALCOHOL FUNNY CAR
1) John Lombardo, Brea, Calif., '16 Camaro, 5.658 seconds, 263.62 mph
2) Lance Van Hauen, Reinbeck, Iowa, '15 Camaro SS, 5.742, 250.69
3) Kris Hool, Evansville, Wyo., '16 Camaro, 5.767, 254.38
4) William Bernard, Littleton, Colo., '09 BAE, 5.875, 246.08
5) Nancy Matter, Lewisville, Texas, '10 Monte Carlo, 5.927, 245.14

COMPETITION ELIMINATOR
1) Don Thomas, Amarillo, Texas, dragster, B/DA, 6.782 seconds, -0.678 (under index)
2) Craig Bourgeois, Metarie, La., dragster, A/ND, 6.856, -0.674
3) Clark Smiley, Denver City, Texas, '09 GXP, BB/A, 7.339, -0.621
4) David Rampy, Piedmont, Ala., '32 Bantam, A/EA, 7.306, -0.614
5) Todd Patterson, Augusta, Kan., '10 Cobalt, A/SMA, 7.961, -0.579
6) Kevin Self, Caddo, Okla., '32 Bantam, F/EA, 7.906, -0.574
7) Duane Robison, Gardner, Kan., '15 Camaro, C/A, 7.388, -0.572
8) Shaun Vincent, Omaha, Neb., '02 S-10, C/TA, 8.509, -0.531
9) Dick Maris, Montgomery, Texas, dragster, C/DA, 7.083, -0.517
10) Raymond Martin, Mt. Belvieu, Texas, '32 Bantam, K/AA, 7.787, -0.513

SUPER STOCK
1) Stephen Bell, Shreveport, La., '15 Camaro, FSS/B, 8.227 seconds, -0.973 (under index)
2) Aaron Stanfield, Bossier City, La., '87 *********, GT/FA, 9.879, -0.921
3) David Rampy, Piedmont, Ala., '87 Camaro, GT/IA, 10.280, -0.920
4) Todd Patterson, Augusta, Kan., '15 Camaro, FSS/C, 8.762, -0.888
5) Tim Nicholson, Concordia, Kan., '66 Chevy II, GT/I, 10.086, -0.864
6) Tyler Wudarczyk, Wakarusa, Kan., '86 Camaro, GT/HA, 10.204, -0.846
7) Robert Cruzen, Cleveland, Okla., '02 Cavalier, GT/EA, 9.808, -0.842
8) Jack Hodge, Muskogee, Okla., '12 Cobra Jet, FSS/B, 8.395, -0.805
9) Jonathan Womack, Houston, Texas, '05 Chevy, SS/BS, 8.847, -0.803
10) Korey Mawhee, Frisco, Texas, '95 Achieva, GT/EA, 9.866, -0.784

STOCK ELIMINATOR
1) Jeff Lopez, Irving, Texas, '14 Camaro, FS/C, 9.371 seconds, -0.929 (under index)
2) Tyler Cassil, Belton, Mo., '14 Camaro, FS/D, 9.699, -0.901
3) Ryan Montford, Wichita, Kan., '13 Camaro, FS/C, 9.407, -0.893
4) Arthur Kohn, Richmond, Texas, '14 Camaro, FS/C, 9.473, -0.827
5) Dean Oliver, Stuttgart, Ark., '79 Malibu, J/SA, 11.629, -0.821
6) Butch Marlow, Canton, Texas, '69 Camaro, H/SA, 11.341, -0.809
7) Jimmy Hidalgo, Donaldsonville, La., '91 Corvette, G/SA, 11.196, -0.804
8) Billy Lynn, McRae, Ark., '79 Cheverolet, K/SA, 11.847, -0.803
9) Stephen Bell, Shreveport, La., '15 Camaro, FS/AA, 8.614, -0.786
10) Stuart Goertzen, Buhler, Kan., '67 Cougar, D/S, 10.722, -0.778

TOP SPORTSMAN
1) Bob Gulitti, Tomball, Texas, '11 Chevrolet, 6.497 seconds, 212.83 mph
2) Allen Firestone, Velma, Okla., '13 Camaro, 6.693, 204.20
3) Greg Lair, Canyon, Texas, '15 Camaro, 6.731, 206.61
4) Vince Hoda, D{iberville, Miss., '68 Camaro, 6.827, 200.89
5) Royce Freeman, Lindsay, Okla., '13 Camaro, 6.883, 203.12
6) Jimmy Lewis, Forney, Texas, '09 GXP, 6.884, 199.85
7) Stewart Johnson, Paoli, Okla., '05 GTO, 6.921, 200.59
8) Mario Boesch, Kenner, La., '03 Pontiac, 6.984, 201.49
9) Chris Arnold, Mt. Belvieu, Texas, '02 Cavalier, 7.016, 195.48
10) Tom Donovan, Wellsville, Kan., '09 Cobalt, 7.139, 161.21

TOP DRAGSTER
1) Jenifer White, Conroe, Texas, dragster, 6.202 seconds, 219.47 mph
2) William Kruse, Alvin, Texas, dragster, 6.246, 218.97
3) Bob Alberty Jr., Broken Arrow, Okla., dragster, 6.255, 224.55
4) Mario Boesch, Kenner, La., dragster, 6.351, 219.61
5) Bob Henry, Owasso, Okla., dragster, 6.365, 215.07
6) Mallori Rodgers, McAlester, Okla., dragster, 6.390, 209.82
7) Wade Pennington, Ada, Okla., dragster, 6.394, 204.39
8) Ross Laris, Raceland, La., dragster, 6.402, 222.29
9) Matt Driskell, Wellsville, Kan., dragster, 6.409, 209.30
10) Cody Moore, Collinsville, Okla., dragster, 6.415, 210.54

SPORTSMAN MOTORCYCLE PRESENTED BY HARLEY DAVIDSON
1) Micheal Nash, Texarkana, Texas, '12 Koenig, ETMX, 0.001 seconds reaction time
2) Eddie Glaze, Houston, Texas, dragster, ETMX, 0.001
3) Michael Matthews, LaGrange, Texas, '05 Hayabusa, ETMX, 0.003
4) Mike Hudson, Broken Arrow, Okla., '97 Kawasaki, ETMX, 0.004
5) Robert Sanders, Cypress, Texas, '82 Suzuki, ETMX, 0.009
6) Curtis Spracklin, Omaha, Neb., '05 Kawasaki, ETMX, 0.014
7) Rickey Kay, Humble, Texas, '92 Gsxr, ETMX, 0.015
8) Patrick Roetto, Wichita, Kan., '08 Hayabusa, ETMX, 0.019
9) Les Knaack, Wichita, Kan., '09 Suzuki, KMC, 0.020
10) John Fitzpatrick, Park City, Kan., '82 Suzuki, ETMX, 0.020

TOP FUEL HARLEY
1) Tony Ruggiero, Fresno, Calif., dragster, 7.107 seconds, 177.23 mph
2) Brian Jernigan, Cypress, Texas, '16 HD, 7.139, 206.64
3) Julian Seaman, Emporia, Kan., '12 Harley, 7.478, 197.13
4) Kevin Boyer, Edmonton, Alb., '10 Harley, 8.635, 109.39

PRO FUEL HARLEY
1) Mike Bahumaier, Wichita, Kan., '06 Harley, 7.537 seconds, 169.76 mph
2) Dennis Fisher, Dayton, Ohio, '11 Harley, 7.547, 167.59
3) Lloyd Stenerson, Allen, Texas, '14 Weekend, 7.606, 165.50
4) David A Larson, Topeka, Texas, '96 Pro Fuel, 7.667, 158.74

SCREAMIN' EAGLE PERFORMANCE HARLEY
1) William Rowe Jr., Hellertown, Pa., '07 Harley, SEP, 10.611 seconds, 0.111 (over index)
2) Roberta Seaman, Emporia, Kan., '97 Buell, SEP, 10.762, 0.262
3) Darrell Schwalbach, Omaha, N.B., '06 Roadglide, SEP, 11.774, 1.274



Friday

TULSA, Okla. Racing kicked off today for the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series Central Region event at Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park for the fourth of six in the NHRA South Central Division where drivers will earn points leading to national, regional and divisional championships

The 270 mph Top Alcohol Dragster and Funny Car classes highlight the event making a pair of qualifying runs today which set their fields for Saturday night featuring three rounds of eliminations for the alcohol classes.

Also in action this weekend is the NHRA Harley-Davidson Drag Racing Series featuring the Top Fuel Harley and Pro Fuel Harley classes. The Harley-Davidson classes will make a pair of qualifying runs on Friday and run all rounds of eliminations on Saturday as well.

The division's Sunset Performance Top Sportsman and KPE Top Dragster classes also made a pair of runs and will make a final qualifying pass on Saturday at 2:00 p.m. followed by rounds 1 and 2 of eliminations beginning at 3 p.m. Super Stock, Super Gas and the rest of the classes in competition ran qualifying and time trials today, which will continue tomorrow, followed by early rounds of eliminations and final eliminations on Sunday.

Gates open at 8 a.m. on Saturday with final qualifying and time trials set to begin at 10:00 a.m. Top Alcohol Dragsters and Funny Cars will run elimination rounds at 4, 7, and 9 p.m. followed by their winner's circle celebration.  

Sunday kicks off at 8 a.m. as eliminations continue. Admission for the event is $20 each day for adults and children 12 and under are free with a paid adult. For more information call Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park (918) 437-7223 or visit www.tulsaracewaypark.com. The following are Friday's qualifying results from the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, South Central Division event at Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park:

TOP ALCOHOL DRAGSTER
1) Gord Gingles, Winnipeg, Manit., 5.304 seconds, 272.23 mph
2) Chris Demke, Tujunga, Calif., 5.330, 267.22
3) Monroe Guest, Bixby, Okla., 5.346, 274.33
4) Lee Callaway, Baytown, Texas, 5.356, 266.42
5) Megan Meyer, Spring Hill, Kan., 5.366, 269.40
6) Michael Manners, Willis, Texas, 5.420, 272.83
7) Spencer Massey, Fort Worth, Texas, 5.432, 270.59
8) Chase Copeland, Gainesville, Texas, 5.480, 268.38
Not Qualified
9) Karl Brounkowski, Magnolia, Texas, 5.499, 252.33
10) David Brounkowski, Cypress, Texas, 5.502, 264.34
11) Shayne Lawson, Broken Arrow, Okla., 5.535, 262.85
12) Gary Cooper, Wichita, Kan., 5.582, 241.02

TOP ALCOHOL FUNNY CAR
1) John Lombardo, Brea, Calif., '16 Camaro, 5.658 seconds, 263.62 mph
2) Lance Van Hauen, Reinbeck, Iowa, '15 Camaro SS, 5.742, 250.69
3) Kris Hool, Evansville, Wyo., '16 Camaro, 5.767, 254.38
4) William Bernard, Littleton, Colo., '09, 5.875, 246.08
5) Nancy Matter, Lewisville, Texas, '10 Monte Carlo, 5.927, 245.14

COMPETITION ELIMINATOR
1) Don Thomas, Amarillo, Texas, dragster, B/DA, 6.782 seconds, -0.678 (under index)
2) Craig Bourgeois, Metarie, La., dragster, A/ND, 6.856, -0.674
3) Clark Smiley, Denver City, Texas, '09 GXP, BB/A, 7.339, -0.621
4) David Rampy, Piedmont, Ala., '32 Bantam, A/EA, 7.306, -0.614
5) Todd Patterson, Augusta, Kan., '10 Cobalt, A/SMA, 7.961, -0.579
6) Kevin Self, Caddo, Okla., '32 Bantam, F/EA, 7.906, -0.574
7) Duane Robison, Gardner, Kan., '15 Camaro, C/A, 7.388, -0.572
8) Shaun Vincent, Omaha, Neb., '02 S-10, C/TA, 8.509, -0.531
9) Dick Maris, Montgomery, Texas, dragster, C/DA, 7.083, -0.517
10) Raymond Martin, Mt. Belvieu, Texas, '32 Bantam, K/AA, 7.787, -0.513

SUPER STOCK
1) Stephen Bell, Shreveport, La., '15 Camaro, FSS/B, 8.234 seconds, -0.966 (under index)
2) Aaron Stanfield, Bossier City, La., '87 *********, GT/FA, 9.903, -0.897
3) David Rampy, Piedmont, Ala., '87 Camaro, GT/IA, 10.307, -0.893
4) Todd Patterson, Augusta, Kan., '15 Camaro, FSS/C, 8.785, -0.865
5) Tim Nicholson, Concordia, Kan., '66 Chevy II, GT/I, 10.086, -0.864
6) Tyler Wudarczyk, Wakarusa, Kan., '86 Camaro, GT/HA, 10.214, -0.836
7) Robert Cruzen, Cleveland, Okla., '02 Cavalier, GT/EA, 9.829, -0.821
8) Jonathan Womack, Houston, Texas, '07 Cavalier, SS/BS, 8.854, -0.796
9) Chris Chaney, Claremore, Okla., '02 Camaro, GT/GA, 10.122, -0.778
10) Korey Mawhee, Frisco, Texas, '95 Achieva, GT/EA, 9.875, -0.775

STOCK ELIMINATOR
1) Jeff Lopez, Irving, Texas, '14 Camaro, FS/C, 9.371 seconds, -0.929 (under index)
2) Tyler Cassil, Belton, Mo., '14 Camaro, FS/D, 9.715, -0.885
3) Arthur Kohn, Richmond, Texas, '14 Camaro, FS/C, 9.473, -0.827
4) Billy Lynn, McRae, Ark., '79 Cheverolet, K/SA, 11.847, -0.803
5) Stuart Goertzen, Buhler, Kan., '67 Cougar, D/S, 10.722, -0.778
6) Dean Oliver, Stuttgart, Ark., '79 Malibu, J/SA, 11.675, -0.775
7) Jimmy Hidalgo, Donaldsonville, La., '91 Corvette, G/SA, 11.225, -0.775
8) Stephen Bell, Shreveport, La., '15 Camaro, FS/AA, 8.651, -0.749
9) Larry Hill, Hickory, Ky., '70 Plymouth, A/SA, 10.286, -0.714
10) Carson Pedigo, Andover, Kan., '70 Chevelle, C/SA, 10.711, -0.689

TOP SPORTSMAN
1) Bob Gulitti, Tomball, Texas, '11 Chevrolet, 6.497 seconds, 212.83 mph
2) Allen Firestone, Velma, Okla., '13 Camaro, 6.693, 204.20
3) Greg Lair, Canyon, Texas, '15 Camaro, 6.731, 206.61
4) Vince Hoda, D{iberville, Miss., '68 Camaro, 6.827, 200.89
5) Royce Freeman, Lindsay, Okla., '13 Camaro, 6.883, 203.12
6) Jimmy Lewis, Forney, Texas, '09 GXP, 6.884, 199.85
7) Stewart Johnson, Paoli, Okla., '05 GTO, 6.921, 200.59
8) Mario Boesch, Kenner, La., '03 Pontiac, 6.984, 201.49
9) Chris Arnold, Mt. Belvieu, Texas, '02 Cavalier, 7.016, 195.48
10) Tom Donovan, Wellsville, Kan., '09 Cobalt, 7.139, 161.21

TOP DRAGSTER
1) Jenifer White, Conroe, Texas, dragster, 6.202 seconds, 219.47 mph
2) William Kruse, Alvin, Texas, dragster, 6.246, 218.97
3) Bob Alberty Jr., Broken Arrow, Okla., dragster, 6.255, 224.55
4) Mario Boesch, Kenner, La., dragster, 6.351, 219.61
5) Bob Henry, Owasso, Okla., dragster, 6.365, 215.07
6) Mallori Rodgers, McAlester, Okla., dragster, 6.390, 209.82
7) Wade Pennington, Ada, Okla., dragster, 6.394, 204.39
8) Ross Laris, Raceland, La., dragster, 6.402, 222.29
9) Matt Driskell, Wellsville, Kan., dragster, 6.409, 209.30
10) Cody Moore, Collinsville, Okla., dragster, 6.415, 210.54

SPORTSMAN MOTORCYCLE PRESENTED BY HARLEY DAVIDSON
1) Micheal Nash, Texarkana, Texas, '12 Koenig, ETMX, 0.001 seconds reaction time
2) Eddie Glaze, Houston, Texas, ETMX, 0.001
3) Michael Matthews, LaGrange, Texas, '05 Hayabousia, ETMX, 0.003
4) Mike Hudson, Broken Arrow, Okla., '97 Kawasaki, ETMX, 0.004
5) Robert Sanders, Cypress, Texas, '82 Suzuki, ETMX, 0.009
6) Rickey Kay, Humble, Texas, '92 Gsxr, ETMX, 0.015
7) Patrick Roetto, Wichita, Kan., '08 Hayabusa, ETMX, 0.019
8) Chris Collins, Collinsville, Okla., '82 Suzuki, KMC, 0.028
9) Brenda Kay, Humble, Texas, '92 Suzuki, ETMX, 0.030
10) John Fitzpatrick, Park City, Kan., '82 Suzuki, ETMX, 0.032

TOP FUEL HARLEY
1) Tony Ruggiero, Fresno, Calif., 7.107 seconds, 177.23 mph
2) Brian Jernigan, Cypress, Texas, '16 HD, 7.139, 206.64
3) Julian Seaman, Emporia, Kan., '12 Harley, 7.478, 197.13
4) Kevin Boyer, Edmonton, Alb., '10 Harley, 8.635, 109.39

PRO FUEL HARLEY
1) Mike Bahumaier, Wichita, Kan., '06 Harley, 7.537 seconds, 169.76 mph
2) Dennis Fisher, Dayton, Ohio, '11 Harley, 7.547, 167.59
3) Lloyd Stenerson, Allen, Texas, '14 Weekend, 7.606, 165.50
4) David A Larson, Topeka, Texas, '96 Pro Fuel, 7.667, 158.74

SCREAMIN' EAGLE PERFORMANCE HARLEY
1) William Rowe Jr., Hellertown, Pa., '07 SEP, 10.611 seconds, 0.111 (over index)
2) Roberta Seaman, Emporia, Kan., '97 Buell, SEP, 10.762, 0.262
3) Darrell Schwalbach, Omaha, N.B., '06 Roadglide, SEP, 11.774, 1.274



Preview

TULSA, Okla. - NHRA South Central Division arrives at Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park on June 10-12. The event is one of 45 scheduled across the country where drivers in the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series earn points leading to divisional, regional and national championships as well as a chance at a share of the year-end purse of more than $519,000. Categories include Top Alcohol Dragster, Top Alcohol Funny Car, Comp Eliminator, Super Stock, Stock Eliminator, Super Comp, Super Gas and Super Street. The division's Sunset Performance Top Sportsman Series, KPE Top Dragster Series and NHRA Sportsman Motorcycle Series presented by Harley-Davidson will also be run in conjunction with the event.

Gates at Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park open at 8 a.m. each day. Time trials are 10 a.m. on Friday and Saturday. Top Dragster, Top Sportsman and Comp Eliminator qualify Friday at 2 and 6 p.m. and Saturday at 2 p.m. Top Dragster, Top Sportsman and Comp Eliminator start eliminations on Saturday at 3 p.m. Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car qualify twice on Friday at 5 and 8 p.m. and eliminations Saturday at 4, 7 and 9 p.m. Eliminations resume Sunday for the remaining classes.

Tickets for Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park are $20 Friday, $20 Saturday and $20 Sunday. Children 12 and under are free with paid adult.

For more information call the track, (918) 437-7223, or visit www.TulsaRacewayPark.com.

NHRA LUCAS OIL DRAG RACING SERIES: Fact Sheet

WHAT: NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, one of six events in South Central Division competition where drivers earn points leading to divisional, regional and national championships as well as a chance at a share of the year-end purse of more than $519,000. Categories include Top Alcohol Dragster, Top Alcohol Funny Car, Comp Eliminator, Super Stock, Stock Eliminator, Super Comp, Super Gas and Super Street. The division's Sunset Performance Top Sportsman Series, KPE Top Dragster Series and NHRA Sportsman Motorcycle Series presented by Harley-Davidson will also be run in conjunction with the event.

WHERE: Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park, 3101 N. Garnett Rd., Tulsa, Okla. (Northeast of downtown Tulsa)

WHEN: Friday through Sunday, June 10-12

SCHEDULE: FRIDAY, June 10 - Gates open at 8 a.m. Time Trials start at 10 a.m. Top Dragster, Top Sportsman and Comp Eliminator qualifies at 2 and 6 p.m. Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car qualify at 5 and 8 p.m.

SATURDAY, June 11 - Gates open at 8 a.m. Time Trials continue at 10 a.m. Top Dragster, Top Sportsman and Comp Eliminator qualify at 2 p.m., eliminations begin at 3 p.m. Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car run eliminations at 4, 7 and 9 p.m.

SUNDAY, June 12 - Gates open at 8 a.m. Eliminations continue.

TICKETS: GENERAL ADMISSION/PIT PASS - $20 Friday, $20 Saturday and $20 Sunday. Children 12 and under are free with paid adult. For more information call Osage Casino Tulsa Raceway Park, (918) 437-7223 or visit www.TulsaRacewayPark.com.

2015 EVENT

WINNERS: James Thompson, Top Alcohol Dragster; John Lombardo, Top Alcohol Funny Car; Kevin Self, Comp Eliminator; Vic Penrod, Super Stock; Jimmy Hidalgo, Stock Eliminator; Cody Moore, Super Comp; Craig Anderson, Super Gas; Greg Parsons, Super Street, Kamron Wright, Top Sportsman; Larry Piper, Top Dragster; Michael Nash, Sportsman Motorcycle

BONUS PROGRAMS:
NHRA LUCAS OIL DRAG RACING SERIES POINTS FUND: a $519,000 point fund from Lucas Oil, which will be shared by 2016 NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series divisional, regional and national champions. Regional awards include $10,000 each to the Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car champions with Divisional awards of $3,000 to the champions in both Competition and Super Stock; $2,000 each to the champions in Stock, Super Comp, Super Gas and Super Street. The seven national champions will share a bonus of $135,000.

JEGS ALLSTARS: The best of the best from each of NHRA's seven divisions will compete for a share of the $124,000 point fund from Jegs High Performance. The 2016 Jegs Allstars event will culminate a year-long points battle between drivers in each of NHRA's Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series' eight classes as well as Top Sportsman and Top Dragster. The top points earner in each category will qualify to represent his/her division at the 2016 Jegs Allstars. Points are based on in-division races only.

The winning division and regional teams will share $25,000 and individual awards include $7,000 each to the Top Alcohol Dragster and Top Alcohol Funny Car champions, $6,000 to champions in Comp Eliminator and Super Stock, $5,000 to Top Sportsman and Top Dragster champions, and $4,500 to the Stock, Super Comp, Super Gas, and Super Street champions. Runners-up in all categories will earn $2,000 apiece. Each Allstars competitor will also receive a share of a $25,000 towing fund to get to the event.

Event sponsor, Jegs High Performance, is offering a "double up" bonus to Jegs Allstars participants. Any 2016 Jegs Allstars champion who also wins the national event will have his/her Allstars prize doubled.

SUNSET PERFORMANCE TOP SPORTSMAN SERIES: Run in conjunction with the Lucas Oil Series, competitors in the Top Sportsman class are vying for division championships. The top points finisher will earn a year-end bonus  

of $1,500, the runner-up will get $1000 and the third place finisher will receive $500. Top Sportsman racers may run the six South Central Division Lucas Oil events as well as three Lucas Oil Series races in the other NHRA divisions.

KPE TOP DRAGSTER SERIES: Run in conjunction with the Lucas Oil Series, competitors in the Top Dragster class are vying for division championships. The top points finisher will earn a year-end bonus of $1,500, the runner-up will get $1000 and the third place finisher will receive $500.

MOSER SPORTSMAN SHOOTOUT: Drivers who compete in seven NHRA sportsman classes will be eligible to participate in the Moser Sportsman Shootout. Moser Engineering Sportsman Shootout qualifying points will be earned by competitors in Super Stock, Stock, Super Comp, Super Gas, Super Street, Top Dragster and Top Sportsman at each South Central Division NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series event. The South Central Division Moser Sportsman Shootout will be held at the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series event at Texas Motorplex in Dallas, with a posted purse of $15,000, with the winner taking home up to $5,000.

NHRA SPORTSMAN MOTORCYCLE SERIES presented by HARLEY-DAVIDSON: The NHRA Sportsman Motorcycle Series presented by Harley-Davidson, run in conjunction with the NHRA Lucas Oil Drag Racing Series, is an opportunity for competitors in NHRA's Sportsman Motorcycle class to earn points toward divisional championships. The $14,000 champions' purse posted by Harley-Davidson will be paid to 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place points finishers in NHRA divisions that host Sportsman Motorcycles.


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