MADISON, Ind. -- Steve David, Dave Villwock and J.W. Myers each won heats on the first day of competition at the Lucas Oil Indiana Governor's Cup in Madision, Ind., on Saturday.
David averaged 141.106 mph in the U-1 Oh Boy! Oberto to win Heat 1A's three-lap heat.
"We have had two perfect days here in Madison, our heat win today and top qualifier yesterday. Now we have our heats (today) and the final and I hope we can bring the home town the trophy," David said.
Villwock drove the U-96 Spirit of Qatar to an easy win in Heat 1B, and Myers -- in the U-37 Miss Peters & May -- won Heat 1C when his two opponents (U-100 did not start; U-17 gearbox failure) failed to complete the race.
Two additional qualifying heats and the winner-take-all final will take place today.
1. U-1 Oh Boy! Oberto, Steve David, 141.106 mph; 2. U-7 Graham Trucking, J. Michael Kelly, 131.761 mph; 3. U-13 Spirit of Detroit, Cal Phipps, 125.214 mph; 4. U-5 Formulaboats.com, Jeff Bernard, 115.341 mph
1. U-96 Spirit of Qatar, Dave Villwock, 137.831 mph; 2. U-21 Miss Albert Lee Appliance, Brian Perkins, 135.538 mph; 3. U-25 Superior Racing, Jon Zimmerman, 121.847 mph; 4. U-22 Miss Broadway Tavern, Mike Webster, 114.514 mph
1. U-37 Miss Peters & May, J.W. Myers, 139.015 mph; 2. U-17 Crusin' Auto, Kip Brown, DNF; 3. U-100 Leland Unlimited, Greg Hopp, DNS