The Chrome Horn News

6/19/2008

GRIGAS EARNS FIRST COORS LIGHT POLE

   Second-year driver Bobby Grigas III earned his first career Coors Light Pole Award Thursday evening at Thompson (Conn.) International Speedway. Grigas' No. 09 Triple-G Scaffold Services Chevrolet circled the .625-mile oval in 18.751 seconds/119.994 mph in qualifying for Thursday night's New England Dodge Dealers 75. Grigas will start the NASCAR Whelen Modified Tour event sixth after the post-qualifying redraw of the top eight spots.
   Ted Christopher (No. 36 Al-Lee Installations Chevrolet) was second fastest in qualifying at 18.786/119.770. Point leader Chuck Hossfeld (No. 4 Mystic Missile Dodge) was third at 18.809/119.624. Christopher redrew seventh and Hossfeld third.
   Eric Beers and Kevin Goodale will start on the front row after qualifying seventh and eighth,
respectively.

POS / NO / DRIVER / HOMETOWN / SPONSOR / TIME / MPH
  1. 46 Eric Beers, Northampton Pa. Reynold's Auto Wrecking/J&R
       Pre-Cast Chevrolet 18.897 119.067
  2. 58 Kevin Goodale, Riverhead N.Y. Riverhead Building Supply
      Chevrolet 18.914 118.960
  3.   0 Danny Sammons, Hamilton N.J. Area Auto Racing News
      Chevrolet 18.820 119.554
  4.   4 Chuck Hossfeld, Ransomville N.Y. Mystic Missile Dodge
      18.809 119.624
  5. 79 Ronnie Silk, Norwalk Conn. Hill Enterprises/Coors Light/Sunoco Pontiac 18.882 119.161
  6.   9 Bobby Grigas, III, Marshfield Mass. Triple-G Scaffold Services Chevrolet 18.751 119.994
  7. 36 Ted Christopher, Plainville Conn. Al-Lee Installations Chevrolet 18.786 119.770
  8. 10 Ed Flemke, Jr., Southington Conn. Ron Bouchard Auto/Premier Kitchens Chevrolet 18.851
      119.357
  9. 59 Matt Hirschman, Northampton Pa. Furnace & Duct Chevrolet 18.918 118.934
10. 19 Jimmy Blewett, Howell N.J. TS Haulers Chevrolet 18.920 118.922
11.   2 Todd Szegedy, Ridgefield Conn. Wisk-Snuggle Ford 18.947 118.752
12.   5 Charles Pasteryak, Lisbon Conn. Dawley's Auto Center/Sunoco Chevrolet 18.953 118.715
13. 21 Richard Savary, Canton Mass. Superior Oil/Pine Hill Service Chevrolet 18.998 118.434
14. 16 Mike Stefanik, Coventry R.I. Diversified Metals/Ace Moldings Pontiac 19.012 118.346
15. 31 Tony Ferrante, Jr., New Hyde Park N.Y. Sunoco Chevrolet 19.013 118.340
16.   3 Ryan Preece, Kensington Conn. Mizzy Const./Reynold's Auto Wrecking Chevrolet 19.020
      118.297
17. 77 Rick Fuller, Auburn Mass. Toyota Certified Used Vehicles 19.032 118.222
18. 90 Renee Dupuis, Glastonbury Conn. SFI/Featherlite Chevrolet 19.074 117.962
19. 64 Eric Berndt, Cromwell Conn. Northend Auto Parts/Cos Central Auto Chevrolet 19.085
      117.894
20.   8 Tommy Farrell, Neptune N.J. * Metric Chevrolet 19.090 117.863
21. 99 Jamie Tomaino, Howell N.J. J Co./Clean-Up Supply Chevrolet 19.105 117.770
22. 98 Bobby Santos, Franklin Mass. Costal 181 Chevrolet 19.106 117.764
23. 11 Anthony Sesely, Matawan N.J. A-1 Auto Center Dodge 19.159 117.438
24. 33 Wade Cole, Riverton Conn. Performance Engines/Kendall Oil Chevrolet 19.184 117.285
25. 70 Andy Seuss, Hampstead N.H. Stuart's Auto/Summit Signs Chevrolet 19.191 117.242
26.   6 Billy Pauch, Jr., Frenchtown N.J. Greenfield Dodge Dodge 19.200 117.188
27. 93 Rowan Pennink, Huntingdon Valley Pa. Monk Mechanics Hand Cleaner Chevrolet 19.204
      117.163
28.   8 Glenn Tyler, Hampton Bays N.Y. Sypher Const./Twin Forks Chevrolet 19.228 117.017
29. 28 James Civali, Meriden Conn. Ramar-Hall/Genesis Shocks Chevrolet 19.244 116.920
30. 12 Ken Heagy, Calverton N.Y. Buoy One Seafood/TS Haulers Ford 19.253 116.865
31. 32 Tom Abele, Jr., Norwich Conn. * Synergyn/Crystal Auto Body Chevrolet 19.383 116.081
32. 05 Joe Hartmann, Calverton N.Y. WMS Const./Charlie's Collision Chevrolet 19.552 115.078
33. 17 Glen Reen, Wilbraham Mass. * Reen Orthodontics/Pep Boys Chevrolet 19.265 116.792
34. 75 Carl Pasteryak, Lisbon Conn. Dawley's Auto Center/Sunoco Pontiac 19.260 116.822
35.   9 Jake Marosz, Middletown Conn. Middlesex Auto Center Chevrolet 19.958 112.737

THE END

Source:  Jason Christley / NASCAR PR
Posted:  June 19, 2008

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