Johnson Wins AMA Arenacross Saturday Main at Rockford

Jim Chester Takes Wins in AMA Arenacross Lites Class

AURORA, Ill. (December 2, 2005) ¿ Yamaha¿s Chad Johnson added to his points lead by winning the Saturday night main event at the Metro Centre in Rockford, IL.  Rockstar Suzuki pilot Greg Schnell had a great start and led the field for the second night in a row before yielding to Johnson.  Tuff Racing¿s Brock Sellards was charging early before going down in the rhythm section.  In the AMA Arenacross Lites class, 35 year old Jim Chester showed he still has what it takes by winning the main event.

AMA Arenacross Results

  1. Chad Johnson, Yam
  2. Greg Schnell, Suz
  3. Kevin Johnson, Yam
  4. Shawn Clark, Kaw
  5. Brock Sellards, Honda
  6. Jim Neese, Suzuki
  7. Travis Hodges, Hon
  8. Zach Ames, Suz
  9. Jeff Northrop, Hon
  10. Cody Gilmore, Kaw

AMA Arenacross Lites Results

  1. Jim Chester, Hon
  2. Randy Woodring, Kaw
  3. Brady Peck, Hon
  4. Roy Horton, Hon
  5.  Joshua Schmitt, Hon
  6. Denny Dooley, Hon
  7. Cameron Lansing, Suz
  8. Branden Parks, Yam
  9. Justin Kelly, Suz
  10. Jon Paul Powell, Hon

Tickets are available online at www.arenacross.com, www.ticketmaster.com, www.tickets.com (Guthrie and Green Bay only), and www.centreevents.com (Rockford only).

For more information on the AMA National Arenacross Series log on to www.arenacross.com.

About Clear Channel Entertainment/ AMA Regional and National Arenacross Series

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About AMA Pro Racing

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