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Jun 9, 2001

Oliver And Sorensen Win 250cc Grand Prix Heat Races, Oliver Gets Pole At Road America

<BR><BR>MBNA 250cc Grand Prix Heat Race Results:<BR><BR>Race #1<BR><BR>1. Rich Oliver<BR>2. Jimmy Filice<BR>3. Perry Melneciuc<BR>4. Ed Marchini<BR>5. Ed Sorbo<BR><BR>Race #2<BR><BR>1. Chuck Sorensen<BR>2. Simon Turner<BR>3. Chris Pyles<BR>4. Ty Piz<BR>5. William Himmelsbach<BR><BR><BR>Rich Oliver won the faster of the two heat races putting him on the pole for Sunday's 10-lap final. Sorensen, Filice, and Turner will complete the front row. Melneciuc, Pyles, Marchini, and Piz will make up row two. Michael Hannas suffered a mechanical DNF in heat race two and will have to start from the back of the grid.<BR>