Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki’s Villopoto Splashes to Second Place in Daytona

Daytona Beach, Fla. (March 8, 2008) – Monster Energy/Pro Circuit/Kawasaki rider Ryan Villopoto battled a deluge of rain and a deteriorating race track to earn his second-straight podium in the AMA Eastern Regional Supercross Lites Class. Villopoto never ran lower than his runner-up position on his way to the podium. His teammate Branden Jesseman failed to qualify for the main event. In the Monster Energy AMA Supercross, an FIM Championship, Travis Preston got stuck in the mud twice before finishing 14th.