1997 Chili Bowl Midget Nationals Preliminary Night 1 Chili Bowl Nationals Qualifier.jpg
Held on January 9, 1997 at Tulsa Expo Raceway in Tulsa, OK
20 L, 5 M, 8.04 KM - Scheduled Distance

RESULTS
Fin St # Driver Sponsor Make Laps Led Status Pts
1 3 Dave Blaney 20 running
2 1st Andy Hillenburg
3 36 Danny Lasoski
4 17 Tony Elliott
5 15 Billy Boat
6 2 Billy Pauch
7 32 Tracy Hines
8 3 Jeremy Sherman
9 66 Kevin Olson
10 23 Boyd Calvert
11 97 Jay Drake
12 45 Randy Roberts
13 76 Marty Davis
14 30 Daryn Pittman
15 12 Rick Hendrix
16 3 Mike Fell
17 36 Shane Scully
18 91 Matt Rogerson
19 1 Sammy Swindell
20 19 Dennis Parker
RACE DATA
Failed to Qualify: Doug Schenck; Brad Weber; David Watkins; Jeff Palazzolo; John Stewart ; Brian Gerster; Bob Shreffler; Jim Parsons; Bill Allen ; Bill Eslick; Critter Malone; Walt Stearly; Bill Baue; Doug White; Michael Roselli; Gary Wright; Jackie Burke; Ricky Johnson ; Jeff Jackson; Chad DeSelle; George Aimone; Gary McNabb; Brett Hearn; Jimmy May; Bob Cicconi; Jim Bean; A.J. Felker; Jim McVay; Coy White; Ricky Shelton; John Lucas; Roland Ayo; Butch Middleton; Shane Carson; Rich Camfield; Steve Newman; Barry Reed; Bob Harr
Time of Race: ???
Starting Lineup Set By: Qualifying Heats
Fast Qualifier:
Heat Winners: Billy PauchJay DrakeBilly BoatDanny LasoskiSammy SwindellKevin Olson Tony ElliottMike Fell
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Margin of Victory:
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