Paul compiled four top-ten finishes, including a season-best 7th overall at Indianapolis, to close out the 17 round series in 10th Place. It was his weekly consistency that secured him the top privateer position.
“I rode my heart out week in and week out and I’m glad to be up here. It was my goal at the beginning of the year to be the top privateer – and I made it” said an ecstatic Carpenter from the Las Vegas podium.
Look for the #42 Atomic Racing, Deluge Sport, MDK backed Fox rider at the opening round of the AMA Outdoor Nationals, May 25th at Glen Helen Raceway in San Bernardino, CA.
FINAL 2008 MONSTER ENERGY® AMA SUPERCROSS POINT STANDINGS
POS PTS RIDER, HOMETOWN WINS
1 365 CHAD REED, TAMPA, FL - 9
2 352 KEVIN W WINDHAM, CENTREVILLE, MS - 4
3 281 ANDREW T SHORT, SMITHVILLE, TX
4 278 DAVID D MILLSAPS, TALLAHASSEE, FL - 2
5 228 JOSHUA R HILL, YONCALLA, OR - 1
6 218 TIMMY M FERRY, LARGO, FL
7 173 NATHAN RAMSEY, MENIFEE, CA
8 169 DAVID VUILLEMIN, MURRIETA, CA
9 159 NICHOLAS WEY, DEWITT, MI
10 145 PAUL P CARPENTER, ITHACA, NY