April 30th -- Race
Brave" takes Top Beaver win.
Glenn Seward kept the nose of his dragster in front of Turbo Bob
Shield to take the Top Beaver title. Glenn cut a .004 light and
ran a 8.91 on a 8.90.
Top ET Finals: Both Glenn Seward and John Stover cut .016 lights
but Northern Raider, Glenn "The Brave" ran closer.
8.926 on a 8.91 to Stove's 10.12 on a 10.10.
Modified Eliminator: No shells today, "The Earl' had a full
plate of peanuts taking the Modified title over Jill Aurand in the
all small block Mopar finals.
Turbo Bob Shields went back to back in IHRA Bike. Bob ran a right
on 7.92 at 166.57 to end Billy Maturo's day. Again, 20 bikes
made the first round call.
All Mopar finals in Street went to defending champion, Bob Klock
in his 440 Challenger over Dennis Kohr's original 426 Max Wedge.
The Klockster ran a 12.04 on a 12.04 to Dennis's 12.13 on a 12.12.
It was close.
Team Klock (top) and Team Kohr (bottom) await the win light.
Hot Rod Trophy was won by Bruce Kirchner in his pre-paint Malibu
over Travis Getz. Kirchner covered his dial better with a
12.19 on a 12.15 to Getz 11.32 on a 11.23.
Team Kirchner picked up two titles on race day.
TCR: Bob Barham's sharp `65 Impala came from behind to take the
Megan Clark. Bob ran a right on 10.78 at 69.21 MPH for the title.
Rookie, Brian Vollman Jr. is off for the finish line early with a
-.039 foul. Colton Kirchner picked up his second title of the
season in his York Excavating Co. ride.
Jr.'s are fun for the entire family.
JD, Jason Derr, was all smiles after his 7.90 pass in his new Quay
Donnie Slout débuted his paint scheme and had it flying. He ran
way under with a
7.38 on a 7.90 at 187.18 MPH after a foul in round one to Tom
I think he fouled on purpose just so he could run flat out.
Dave Bratton's new `02 Trans Am made everyone take notice with his
8.10 blast at
174 MPH! Next week he'll remember there is no Cross Talk in
Ken Warsing won his first round over Doug Howard. It was Ken's
first time out.
TCR Champion, Heater Putt won her first round in
"Sasquatch" backs her in the box.
John Bruno has his Mustang on the money, running 11.20's all day
Paul Egli traded off his Super Short Chevy truck for this great
John Iacavone lost a close one to his buddy Earl Gee in round 3 of
Jerry Walter looked good until he met up with Shane Garringer's
Shane Garringer made the trip down from Wyalusing and made it to
the semis before fouling to Earl Gee while running a 11.12 on a
Tech man, Gary Enders, lost a close one to Shane Garringer in
It's Hayabusa City at the Beaver. Mike Bordner and Josh Yocum go
head to head.
Kenny Kauffman is one happy camper with his "new-old
He dropped a close one to Bob Shields in round two..
George Hall met his match in round two, losing to runner up Billy
Rob Olewiler went to the semi's in his Supercharger Harley-Davison
F-150 before losing to runner up, Dennis Kohr's Max Wedge
Ken Klingman's Mustang was two thousandths too fast against Steve
Sean Boyle cut a perfect .000 light in round one against Shaun
Steckley. Sue Vollman's Mustang ended his day in round four with a
12.01 on a 12.00 when
Sean ran out by two thousandths.
Travis Long went to the semi's of Lil Beaver before a foul ended
his bid for the title against Tom Seward. This rookie is one to
watch. 10.50's from a street car!!
Clark Knudsen's Mustang lost by a red light in round one of Hot
JP Lenker made his debut on Sunday. He'll be tough later this
The Sam I Am car of Samantha Dubbs ran out by .001 in round one.
WHAT A RIDE
Check out the ride Kevin Witmer had in the second round of time
Tom Vance. Does it look close to you? Tom said IT WAS!!
Arithmetic Camaro, puts down 3 and carries 1.
Oh, a .009 light, that's good.
Grass needed trimmed anyway.
Hope she stays shinny side up.
Hey, I still ran a 12.30.
Sure did tattoo the track.
Cliff the magician got us back in working order.
Tom Vance and Kevin compare notes on that run.
Kathy was a more shook up than Kevin.
Minor damage to the classic `68 Camaro.
Northern Raider chief, 'Tom Tom' Seward and his son, 'Glenn the
Brave' share the winner's circle. Tom won Lil Beaver and Glenn Top
Modified champion was Earl Gee with his crew chief
Bob Barnham and his dad in the winners circle for the TCR
TCR runner up was Megan Clark with co-driver, Kit Gee.
Colton Kirchner won JR and his uncle Bruce Kirchner won Hot
Rookie, Brian Vollman Jr. took the runner up title in JR