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MADISON 2008: Smooth water, but fastest qualifying times wiped out by N2 violations

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MADISON, Ind. - That pesky N2 thing hit several teams Saturday morning at the Madison Regatta qualifying, wiping out some fast times on smooth water.

Smooth Water, Fast Times

Jean Theoret in the U-37 Beacon Plumbing grabbed the top spot in qualifying with a 155.108.  Not to be outdone, Steve David piloted the U-6 Oh Boy! Oberto/Miss Madison back on top with a 156.296.

David Bryant served notice that the U-10 Ahern Rentals has serious speed with a qualifying time of 151.911.

Jeff Bernard also topped 155, weighing in with a 155.911. 

N2 Violations

All four of the fastest times by the U-37, U-6, U-10 and U-5 were wiped out because of N2 violations.

Hopp, Allen qualify

Greg Hopp and the U-100 Mirageboats.com ran during Friday's DIxie Choppers Dash for Cash, but hadn't qualified until Saturday morning.  Hopp is now qualified with a 138.711.

Mike Allen and the U-7 FormulaBoats.com also qualified with a 146.653.

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