Jianna Salinas qualified for her first Pro Stock Motorcycle race in the No. 16 position and will race No. 1 qualifier Andrew Hines in the first round at the Virginia NHRA Nationals. Salinas qualified with a 7.338-second pass, while Hines rode to a 6.812 in the third qualifying session. He also earned three bonus points thanks to his session-best 6.822 in the final session.
Hector Arana Jr. moved to the No. 3 qualifying position on the back of a 6.826-second hit in the fourth session at Virginia Motorsports Park. The Lucas Oil TV rider will face Cory Reed in the first round, while his father, Hector Arana Sr., will battle Reed’s teammate (Joey Gladstone) in the opening stanza.
You can see the final qualifying order here.
First-round pairings (lane choice first): Andrew Hines vs. Jianna Salinas; Eddie Krawiec; Hector Arana Jr. vs. Cory Reed; Matt Smith vs. Scotty Pollacheck; Angelle Sampey vs. John Hall; Hector Arana Sr. vs. Joey Gladstone; Karen Stoffer vs. Steve Johnson; Angie Smith vs. Ryan Oehler