Phoenix – National Midgets – March 16, 2002

USAC NATIONAL/WESTERN MIDGET CAR SERIES RACE RESULTS: March 14-16, 2002 – Phoenix, Arizona – Phoenix International Raceway – Copper World Indy 200 “Little Trees” Twin 25s

QUALIFICATIONS: (Held March 15) 1. Dave Steele, 29, Tomassi-26.436; 2. John Nervo, 21, Nervo/Coggin-26.656; 3. Dane Carter, 77, Carter-26.694; 4. Travis Miniea, 07, Mico-26.726; 5. James Chesson, 76, Chesson-26.750; 6. Ron Gregory, 22, Irvin-26.771; 7. Dave Darland, 9, Lewis-26.776; 8. Tony Ave, 2, Steele-26.832; 9. Aaron Fike, 32, RFMS-26.836; 10. A.J. Fike, 69, RFMS-26.876; 11. Tracy Hines, 110, Wilke-Pak-26.907; 12. J.J. Yeley, 91, Lewis-26.957; 13. Robby Flock, 76x, Fontana-26.965; 14. Alex Harris, 54, Harris-26.988; 15. Steve Barth, 14, Barth-27.117; 16. Kasey Kahne, 9x, Lewis-27.144; 17. Dan Drinan, 33, Drinan-27.152; 18. Ryan Scott, 17, Hartman-27.259; 19. Brian Paulus, 23, Pender-27.272; 20. Steve Paden, 0, Farrier-27.310; 21. A.J. Davis, 28, Owen-27.380; 22. Drew Pollock, 63, Pollock-27.436; 23. Bud Kaeding, 57, TST-27.482; 24. Jerry Coons, Jr., 74, James-27.561; 25. Richey Jacobs, 114, Jacobs-27.563; 26. Brad Kuhn, 20, Kuhn-27.590; 27. Aaron Pollock, 64, Pollock-27.618; 28. Brian Gerster, 94, Stebbins/Davis-27.717; 29. Shane Scully, 56, Scully-27.756; 30. Jim Anderson, 36, Anderson-28.262; 31. Doug Cross, 41, Griffith-28.412; 32. Danny Ebberts, 44, Schlachter/Ebberts-28.643; 33. Chris Rhein, 06, Rhein-29.761; 34. Michael Lewis, 11, Reed-NT; 35. Kasey Kahne, 19, Lewis-NT; 36. Brad Armstrong, 99, Apple-NT; 37. Josh Wise, 94x, Wise-NT.

CONSOLATION RACE: (10 laps-Held March 16) 1. A.Pollock, 2. Wise, 3. Jacobs, 4. Scully, 5. Ebberts, 6. Gerster, 7. Kuhn, 8. Anderson, 9. Cross, 10. Armstrong, 11. Rhein. NT

FEATURE: (25 laps-Held March 16) 1. Dave Steele, 2. Dave Darland, 3. James Chesson, 4. Kasey Kahne, 5. J.J. Yeley, 6. Aaron Fike, 7. Steve Paden, 8. Aaron Pollock, 9. Ryan Scott, 10. Robby Flock, 11. Steve Barth, 12. Drew Pollock, 13. Dane Carter, 14. Brian Paulus, 15. Alex Harris, 16. Shane Scully, 17. Richey Jacobs, 18. Brian Gerster, 19. A.J. Davis, 20. Tracy Hines, 21. A.J. Fike, 22. John Nervo, 23. Ron Gregory, 24. Danny Ebberts, 25. Josh Wise, 26. Tony Ave, 27. Travis Miniea, 28. Dan Drinan, 29. Jerry Coons, Jr., 30. Bud Kaeding. NT

                                                                                                                     

**Michael Lewis suffered a concussion in an accident during Friday practice. Miniea flipped on lap 13 of the feature. Hines flipped on lap 23 of the feature.

FEATURE LAP LEADERS: Laps 1-12 Steele, Laps 13-19 Darland, Laps 20-25 Steele.