Houston SX Notes

AMA Supercross Class Houston Stats

-First race March 15, 1974, Pierre Karsmakers won on a Yamaha.

-This will be the 42nd time the gate will drop in Houston for an AMA Supercross race

-Houston, along with Daytona, are the only two original venues, dating back to from 1974, to still host an AMA  Supercross race

-Houston has hosted 42 AMA Supercross races. It is third behind Anaheim with 47 and Pontiac with 45

-Houston is the second venue to host a double-header race.


Wins by Brand in Houston

-Yamaha-14, Kawasaki-10, Honda-9, Suzuki-6, Can AM-2

-First time winners in Houston are Tony Distefano (1975), Jim Weinert (1976), Broc Glover (1980)


Most Wins by a racer in Houston

-Bob Hannah-5, Jeremy McGrath-5, Mark Barnett-5

-Jeff Ward, won four consecutive race in Houston from 1985-1988

-Chad Reed has never finished out of the top three in Houston. He has two wins, two seconds, and one third place.


AMA Supercross Notables – San Diego

-Chad Reed won his 31st career win, his fourth consecutive and fifth of the season

-Reed became the first supercross rider to sweep all of the races in California

-With Reed's win in the AMA Supercross class and Lawrence's win in the AMA Supercross Lites class, Yamaha enjoyed their third consecutive sweep. This has never happened in Yamaha's supercross history.

- 42 rounds of AMA Supercross have taken place without a first time winner. That ties the previous record. Will it be broken in Houston?


AMA Supercross Lites Stats

-First race, April 20th 1985, and Eddie Warren won on a Kawasaki

-This will be the 24th time the gate will drop for an AMA Supercross Lites race


Lites Wins by Brand in Houston

-Kawasaki-9, Suzuki-5, Yamaha-5, Honda-3 Husqvarna-1.

-Kawasaki has not won an AMA Supercross Lites race this year

-In 2001, Travis Preston gave Husqvarna their first and only AMA Supercross Lites win in Houston.

-Kevin Windham is the only rider to win back to back AMA Supercross Lites wins in Houston


AMA Supercross Lites Notables -San Diego

-Jason Lawrence won his third consecutive AMA Supercross Lites race in San Diego. He ties Damon Bradshaw, Jeff Emig, Kevin Windham, and David Vuillemin. The record is five in a row by Reed in 2002.


AMA Supercross Class Laps Led

Chad Reed                                 80

James Stewart                           20

Kevin Windham                            4

Grant Langston                            3

David Millsaps                             8


AMA Supercross Lites Class Laps Led

Jason Lawrence                          43

Ryan Dungey                             25

Jake Weimer                               5

Austin Stroupe                             5

Daniel Reardon                            4

Broc Hepler                                 3



Progressive Holeshot Award (AMA Supercross Class)

Grant Langston (Anaheim 1)

Mike Alessi (Phoenix)

Mike Alessi (Anaheim 2)

Tim Ferry (San Francisco)

Chad Reed (Anaheim 3)

David Millsaps (San Diego)


Progressive Holeshot Award (AMA Supercross Lites Class)

Matt Lemoine (Anaheim 1)

Jake Weimer (Phoenix)

Austin Stroupe (Anaheim 2)

Thomas Hahn (San Francisco)

Austin Stroupe (Anaheim 3)

Jason Lawrence (San Diego)


MMI Top Tech Award

Oscar Wirdeman (Anaheim 1)

Jeremy Hoyer (Phoenix)

Vincent Bereni (Anaheim 2)

Brian Calmu (San Francisco)

Dana Wiggins (Anaheim 3)

John Boyd (San Diego)


Asterisk Medic Card

Ryan Grantom (Anaheim 1)

Michael Willard (Phoenix)

Chris Blose (Anaheim 2)

Ryan Beat (San Francisco)

Jeff Northrop (Anaheim 3)

Kyle Cunningham (San Diego)


Racer X Gas Card

Cole Siebler (Anaheim 1)

Ryan Abrigo (Phoenix)

Troy Adams (Anaheim 2)

Greg Crater (San Francisco)

Kyle Mace (Anaheim 3)

Ryan Clark (San Diego)


AMA Supercross Class Results, San Diego

  1. Chad Reed, Tampa, Fla., Yamaha

  2. Tim Ferry, Largo, Fla., Kawasaki

  3. Davi Millsaps, Cairo, Ga., Honda

  4. Andrew Short, Smithville, Texas, Honda

  5. Kevin Windham, Centreville, Miss., Honda

  6. Josh Hill, Yoncalla, Calif., Yamaha

  7. David Vuillemin, Murrieta, Calif., Suzuki

  8. Nathan Ramsey, Menifee, Calif., Yamaha

  9. Nick Wey, Dewitt, Mich., KTM

  10. Jason Thomas, Melrose, Fla., Honda


AMA Supercross Class Season Standings

  1. Chad Reed, Tampa, Fla., Yamaha, 147

  2. Kevin Windham, Centreville, Miss., Honda, 112

  3. Tim Ferry, Largo, Fla., Kawasaki, 99

  4. Davi Millsaps, Cairo, Ga., Honda, 85

  5. Andrew Short, Smithville, Texas, Honda, 85

  6. Nathan Ramsey, Menifee, Calif., Yamaha, 70

  7. Mike Alessi, Victorville, Calif., Suzuki, 69

  8. Nick Wey, Dewitt, Mich., KTM, 53

  9. Joshua Hill, Yoncalla, Ore., Yamaha, 64

  10. Ivan Tedesco, Tallahassee, Fla., Honda, 53


Western Regional AMA Supercross Lites Class Results, San Diego

  1. Jason Lawrence, Carlsbad, Calif., Yamaha

  2. Thomas Hahn, Alvord, Texas, Kawasaki

  3. Robert Kiniry, LaFayette, N.Y., Honda

  4. Brett Metcalfe, Murrieta, Calif., Kawasaki

  5. Justin Brayton, Murrieta, Calif., KTM

  6. Ryan Dungey, Belle Plaine, Minn., Suzuki

  7. Austin Stroupe, Corona, Calif., Kawasaki

  8. Wil Hahn, Decatur, Texas, Yamaha

  9. Michael LaPaglia, Murrieta, Calif., Suzuki

  10. Billy Laninovich, Lake Elsinore, Calif., Honda


Western Regional AMA Supercross Lites Class Season Standings

  1. Jason Lawrence, Carlsbad, Calif., Yamaha, 113

  2. Ryan Dungey, Belle Plaine, Minn., Suzuki, 111

  3. Brett Metcalfe, Murrieta, Calif., Kawasaki, 96

  4. Tommy Hahn, Alvord, Texas, Kawasaki, 92

  5. Austin Stroupe, Corona, Calif., Kawasaki, 88

  6. Justin Brayton, Murrieta, Calif., KTM, 85

  7. Dan Reardon, Murrieta, Calif., Honda, 80

  8. Gavin Gracyk, Blissfield, Ohio, Honda, 62

  9. Broc Hepler, Kittanning, Pa., Yamaha, 59

  10. Robert Kiniry, LaFayette, N.Y., Kawasaki, 57

  11. Kyle Cunningham, Fort Worth, Texas, Honda, 47


KTM Junior Supercross Challenge

  1. Cody Harrison, Mission Viejo, Calif., KTM

  2. Kaden Weber, El Cajon, Calif., KTM

  3. Matthew Duvalian, Romona, Calif., KTM

  4. Trent Borger, Fallbrook, Calif., KTM

  5. Nathan Feilmeier, Mission Viejo, Calif., KTM

  6. Bodhi Wong, Honolulu, HI, KTM

  7. Liam Page, Swanzey, N.H., KTM

  8. Trevor Rogers, Lakeside,