MACHINE TOOLS SUPPLY SOUTHWEST CHAMPS CROWNED
Drivers claiming Machine Tools Supply Southwest Series championships were crowned after the completion of last weekend’s USAC Mopar .25 “Generation Next Tour” event at the Orange Show in San Bernardino, Calif. Points earned at Phoenix, Ariz., Albuquerque, N.M. and San Bernardino were tallied to determine the champions.
Emerging as champs of their respective classes and slated to be honored at club banquets at the end of the season are: Carson Hocevar of Portage, Mich. and Tyler Clem of St. Petersburg, Fla. (Junior Honda), Cameron Morga of Albuquerque, N.M. (Senior Honda and Senior Animal), Nicholas Snyder of Marco Island, Fla. (Heavy Honda), Logan Heath of Hereford, Ariz. (Junior Stock), Bryant Dawson of Phoenix, Ariz. (Mod and Heavy AA), Michael Atwell of Naples, Fla. (Light World Formula), Mark Miller of Mooresville, N.C. (Heavy World Formula), Skyler Dale of La Cresta, Calif. (B), Garrett Jones of West Palm Beach, Fla. (Light 160), Amber Matich of Gilbert, Ariz. (Heavy 160), Drake Edwards of Surprise, Ariz. (Junior Animal) and Michael Fanelli of Rio Rancho, N.M. (Unrestricted Animal).
“It was a truly competitive three-race series,” says USAC Developmental Series Director James Spink. “We congratulate those who won championships in this intense competition.” There are two other sub-series being contested under the USAC Mopar .25 Midget banner in 2011:, the Dirt Triple Crown Series, for events at Hagerstown, Md. and "The Little E" at Eldora Speedway, and the Mid Atlantic Championship, which will have its final round Labor Day weekend at Metro Atlanta.