Ashley Force made history and made father proud all at once
Ashley Force's victory in the Southern Nationals was one for the history books as she became the first woman to win a national event in a Funny Car. For her it was a relief. For her legendary father it was the fulfillment of a dream, writes Bill Stephens.
Updated: May 6, 2008, 7:55 PM ETBy Bill Stephens | Special to ESPN.com