Classic: Silver Crown at PIR 3/17/2002

USAC WELD RACING SILVER CROWN SERIES RACE RESULTS: March 15-17, 2002 – Phoenix, Arizona – Phoenix International Raceway – Copper World Indy 200 “Little Trees” 100

QUALIFICATIONS: (Held March 16) 1. Dave Steele, 19, GMS-25.449; 2. Ed Carpenter, 44, Sinden-25.936; 3. Bud Kaeding, 2, Vance-25.965; 4. A.J. Fike, 39, RFMS-26.048; 5. Mike Bliss, 111, Snider-26.056; 6. Jason Leffler, 11, Snider-26.075; 7. Brad Armstrong, 110, JP-26.100; 8. Jay Drake, 52, BWB-26.109; 9. Kasey Kahne, 9, East/Stewart-26.158; 10. Rich Tobias, Jr., 74, RW-26.160; 11. Brad Noffsinger, 34, Curb/Agajanian/Daugherty/Paulsen/Noffsinger-26.162; 12. Derek Davidson, 25, BWB-26.164; 13. P.J. Jones, 85, Team Six-R-26.238; 14. Paul White, 1, Cook-26.275; 15. J.J. Yeley, 67, Zarounian-26.294; 16. John Heydenreich, 90, Duda-26.311; 17. Tracy Hines, 37, Riggs-26.345; 18. Jason McCord, 4, Contos-26.356; 19. Dave Darland, 56, Foxco-26.363; 20. Jeff Bloom, 47, JP-26.364; 21. John Starks, 150, Automobeals-26.404; 22. Chet Fillip, 77, Advanced Racing-26.452; 23. Carl Edwards, 27, Wallace-26.467; 24. Tony Hunt, 92, Hoerner-26.481; 25. Aaron Fike, 93, RFMS-26.506; 26. Russ Gamester, 46, Gamester-26.515; 27. Dane Carter, 7, Carter-26.518; 28. Ryan Scott, 17, Hartman-26.536; 29. Eric Butze, 09, Butze-26.612; 30. Aaron Pollock, 3, Vance-26.658; 31. Jerry Coons, Jr., 35, RE-26.672; 32. James Chesson, 222, Chesson-26.689; 33. Jack Hewitt, 21, Team Six-R-26.711; 34. Brian Paulus, 22, P & P-26.754; 35. Brian Tyler, 69, Dynamics-26.756; 36. Nick Lundgreen, 0, Lundgreen-26.784; 37. Drew Church, 114, Church-26.975; 38. John Nervo, 94, Nervo/Coggin-26.988; 39. Jimmy Kite, 50, Aviators-27.016; 40. Cory Kruseman, 99, Mucci/Matczak-27.095; 41. Tim Connolly, 88, Deuel-27.192; 42. Ronnie Day, 107, Krenn-27.218; 43. Bentley Warren, 29, S & S-27.303; 44. Travis Rilat, 36, Miller-27.444; 45. Dan Drinan, 07, Krenn-27.521; 46. Kevin Kierce, 02, Swann-27.671; 47. Greg Peterson, 57, Dolner-27.992; 48. Kevin Bloomstran, 59, Westcon-28.409; 49. Axel Walker, 81, Bar-D-NT; 50. Tony Elliott, 20, Nolen-NT; 51. Michael Adkins, 171, Adkins-NT; 52. #51, Gamester-NT; 53. #135, RE-NT. NOTE: Rick Hendrix also in car #107, Tracy Hines also in car #111 and Michael Lewis also in car #11 and #85.

CONSOLATION RACE: (15 laps-Held March 16) 1. Aaron Fike, 2. Scott, 3. Gamester, 4. Coons, 5. Butze, 6. A.Pollock, 7. Tyler, 8. Paulus, 9. Hewitt, 10. Kite, 11. Carter, 12. Lundgreen, 13. Nervo, 14. Church, 15. Chesson, 16. Kruseman, 17. Warren, 18. Day, 19. Bloomstran, 20. Connolly, 21. Rilat, 22. Kierce, 23. Drinan, 24. Peterson. NT

FEATURE: (100 laps-Held March 17) 1. Dave Steele, 2. Jason McCord, 3. A.J. Fike, 4. P.J. Jones, 5. Derek Davidson, 6. John Heydenreich, 7. Mike Bliss, 8. Jay Drake, 9. Chet Fillip, 10. J.J. Yeley, 11. Jason Leffler, 12. Brad Armstrong, 13. Ryan Scott, 14. Aaron Pollock, 15. Kasey Kahne, 16. Tony Hunt, 17. Aaron Fike, 18. Jeff Bloom, 19. Bud Kaeding, 20. Dave Darland, 21. Ed Carpenter, 22. Paul White, 23. Eric Butze, 24. Russ Gamester, 25. John Starks, 26. Rich Tobias, Jr., 27. Carl Edwards, 28. Brad Noffsinger, 29. Tracy Hines, 30. Jerry Coons, Jr. NT

                                                                                                                     

FEATURE LAP LEADERS: Laps 1-40 Steele, Laps 41-46 Drake, Laps 47-100 Steele.

NEW SILVER CROWN STANDINGS: 1-Steele-66; 2-McCord-57; 3-A.J. Fike-54; 4-Jones-51; 5-Davidson-48; 6-Heydenreich-45; 7-Bliss-42; 8-Drake-39; 9-Fillip-36; 10-Yeley-33.

NEXT SILVER CROWN RACE: April 19-21 – Nazareth (PA) Speedway