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Though injuries delayed his stadium debut by a full season, GEICO Honda’s Chase Sexton is enjoying a spectacular “rookie” year in Supercross. In addition to finishing on the podium in his second-ever Supercross at Houston, the likable teen ran at the front of the pack for the majority of the third main event at last night’s inaugural Triple Crown before slipping back at the finish. Still, a taste of the lead is all it’s going to take for the newcomer to gain the confidence needed to be a threat for a win. We caught up with Chase just before the racing got underway…