Mid season points fund announced

Clear Channel Entertainment’s motorsports division announces their $100,000 Mid-Season Points Fund for the top 20 finishing 250cc riders after Round 8 in EA SPORTS Supercross.

1. David Vuillemin, Corona, Calif., Yamaha, 179 pts, $15,000

2. Ricky Carmichael, Havana, Fla., Honda, 159 pts, $11,500

3. Mike LaRocco, South Bend, Ind., Honda, 120, pts $10,000

4. Stephane Roncada, Menifee, Calif., Kawasaki, 117 pts, $8,500

5. Ezra Lusk, Acworth Ga., Kawasaki, 112 pts, $7,000

6. Jeremy McGrath, Encinitas, Calif., Yamaha, 110 pts, $5,000

7. Travis Pastrana, Annapolis, Md., Suzuki, 96 pts, $4,750

8. Nathan Ramsey, Corona, Calif., Honda, 87 pts, $4,500

9. Damon Huffman, Valencia, Calif., Suzuki, 82 pts, $4,250

10. Ernesto Fonseca, Costa Rica, Honda, 81 pts, $4,000

11. Heath Voss, Mico, Texas, Honda, 79 pts, $3,750

12. Nick Wey, Dewitt, Mich., Yamaha, 78 pts, $3,500

13. Kevin Windham, Centerville, Miss., Suzuki, 62 pts, $3,250

14. Jean Sebastien-Roy, Canada, Honda, 56 pts, $3,000

15. Michael Byrne, Australia, Honda, 56 pts, $2,750

16. Kyle Lewis, Henderson, Nev., Honda, 45 pts, $2,500

17. Chad Reed, Australia, Yamaha, 44 pts, $2,250

18. Sebastien Tortelli, Dade City, Fla., 31 pts, $2,000

19. Keith Johnson, Albuquerque, N.M., 29 pts, $1,500

20. Tyler Evans, Canyon Lake, Calif., Husqvarna, 20 pts, $1,000

According to Todd Jendro, director of supercross, Clear Channel Entertainment – Motor Sports, “This $100,000 is part of the more than $2million that Clear Channel Entertainment will pay to the riders in this year’s EA SPORTS Supercross program at the season-ending supercross banquet.

This Mid-Season Points Fund creates an incentive for riders to excel at the halfway point of the year.”