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Parris wins Super Pro at Sikeston Drag Strip

Thursday, June 2, 2005

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Ken Parris poses with friends and family after taking first place.
SIKESTON - Dexter?s Ken Parris took the Sikeston Drag Strip?s top race, the Super Pro, on Saturday.

Parris ran an elapsed time of 5.116 seconds with a dial-in of 5.10 at 132 mph and a reaction time of .504.

The runner-up was Porlan Bickings of Oran, who ran an elapsed time of 7.201 seconds and a dial-in of 7.19. He ran at 93 mph with a reaction time of .538.

The Pro division saw Blake Jones of Caledonia win first when he posted an E.T. run of 9.962 with a dial-in at 5.89 at 43 mph and a reaction time of .657. Second went to Tyler Miller of Clarkton after an E.T. of 6.076 and a dial-in at 6.05 at 113.09 mph and a reaction time of .486.

The winner of the ET division on Saturday was Tre Hammontree of East Prairie.

He ran an E.T. of 7.590 and a dial-in of the same time at 86 mph along with a .515 reaction time. Darrell Walker of Paducah, Ken., earned the second place slot when he ran an E.T. of 7.586 with a dial-in of 7.60 at 90 mph and a reaction time of .552.

And in the Jr. Drag division, Brooks Robinson of Carbondale, Illi., won with an elapsed time of 7.895 and a dial-in of 7.87 at 80 mph and a reaction time of .581. Tyler Heim of Millersville captured second with an E.T. of 7.801 and a dial-in of 7.74 at 80 mph and a reaction time of .476.