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8/30/2008

WSMT QUALIFYING: BRUNNHOELZL NABS FIRST POLE

   George Brunnhoelzl III won his first career Coors Light Pole Award Saturday as the NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified Tour made its first visit to Lanier National Speedway.
   Brunnhoelzl (No. 28 Oval Speed Unlimited Ford) lapped the .375-mile oval in 13.543 seconds for an average speed of 98.353 mph.
   Jason Myers (No. 4 Moorefields Trantham Enterprises/MDZ/RH2 Ford) was second fastest in qualifying for the Lanier 150 at 13.613/97.848. Brian Loftin (No. 23 L&R Transmissions/QMF Solutions Chevrolet) was third fastest at 13.615/97.833.
   Burt Myers and Brian King, who was fastest in practice, were fourth and fifth in qualifying, respectively.
   The top 10 qualifiers redrew for starting position, which put Tim Brown and King on the front row. Brown qualified 10th and will start first. Brunnhoelzl redrew sixth and Jason Myers fourth. Burt Myers and Jason Myers will make up the second row at the start.
   Loftin will start the race ninth in his quest for a fourth straight NASCAR Whelen Southern Modified win. He leads the points by 23 over L.W. Miller, who qualified ninth and redrew 10th.
   The green flag for the Lanier 150 is scheduled for 9 p.m.

NWSMT Lanier 8/30/08 Qualifying Results
NOTE - Top 10 qualifiers redrew for starting position

    POS / CAR / DRIVER/HOMETOWN / SPONSOR / TIME / SPEED
  1. 83 Tim Brown, Cana VA. Hayes Jewelers/Triad Auto Sales
       Chevrolet 13.725 97.049
  2. 17 Brian King, Burlington N.C. Adam's Towing & Recovery
       Chevrolet 13.668 97.454
  3.   1 Burt Myers, Walnut-Cove N.C. JRC Investments Ford 13.649 97.590
  4.   4 Jason Myers, Walnut Cove N.C. Moorefields Trantham Enterprises/DMZ/ RH2 Ford 13.613
         97.848
  5. 07 Frank Fleming, Mount Airy N.C. Patterson Automotive/ProHealth Center Pontiac 13.668
       97.454
  6. 28 George Brunnhoelzl, Babylon N.Y. Oval Speed Unlimited Ford 13.543 98.353
  7. 44 Brandon Hire, Winston-Salem N.C. Smith Jennings/Clemmons Speed Shop Chevrolet
       13.691 97.290
  8. 49 Scott Rigney, Mount Airy N.C. * Scott's Custom Cabinets Pontiac 13.676 97.397
  9. 23 Brian Loftin, Lexington N.C. L&R Transmission/QMF Solutions Chevrolet 13.615 97.833
10. 36 L.W. Miller, Mooresville N.C. John Baker Plumbing & Utilities/Sink Towers Pontiac 13.702
       97.212
11. 02 Buddy Emory, Petersburg VA. * RCS Construction Chevrolet 13.755 96.838
12. 79 Ronnie Silk, Norwalk Conn. Hill Enterprises/ Coorsheight Ritomin Water Pontiac 13.805
       96.487
13.   8 Jay Mize, Clemmons N.C. Mize Construction Chevrolet 13.830 96.312
14. 47 Andy Seuss, Hampstead N.H. Advance Auto Parts/ Q Racing Oil Dodge 13.840 96.243
15. 25 John Smith, Mount Airy N.C. Tutterow Surveying Chevrolet 13.868 96.048
16. 98 Rich Kuiken, Jr., Staffordville N.J. * Flow Masters Testing & Balancing Chevrolet 13.952
       95.470
17. 57 Scott Gartner, Sunset Beach N.C. Fast Eddies Express Pontiac 14.954 89.073

THE END

Source:  Jason Mitchell / NASCAR PR
Posted:  August 30, 2008

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