May 13, 2001 |
Damon Huffman of Valencia will be facing another challenge when the American Motorcyclist Assn. Chevy Trucks U.S. Motocross Championship holds its season opener today at Glen Helen Park in San Bernardino. Huffman, 25, who finished 11th in the 250cc class of the recently concluded AMA EA Sports Supercross Series after having a rod removed from his right leg during the off-season, will be seeking his first outdoor series championship.
May 15, 2001 |
Brian O'Flaherty of Westlake High shot a two-under par 70 on Monday to tie for medalist honors in the Southern Section Northern individual regional at Sandpiper Golf Course in Santa Barbara. O'Flaherty, who has signed with Pepperdine, tied Kevin Larsen of San Marcos for first place. The top 24 finishers advance to the Southern Section championships at Canyon Country Club in Palm Springs on Monday. O'Flaherty was among eight players from the region to qualify for the section final.
May 16, 1993 |
Jeremy McGrath, needing only to finish ahead of Mike Kiedrowski to clinch the Camel Supercross Series championship--worth $100,000--started Saturday night's race like a man with something to prove. The 21-year-old from Murietta, a rookie in the 250cc class, shot from the starting line, slowing only to maneuver his Honda over the bumps, and soaring over the jumps laid out over the Rose Bowl course.
January 28, 1996 |
It happened again. Jeremy McGrath looked like Clark Kent on two wheels. McGrath, from Sun City, made it three for three in the AMA Supercross Series on Saturday night at Anaheim Stadium, winning the 20-lap main event. Again. McGrath was followed to the finish by Acton's Damon Huffman on a Kawasaki, Honda teammate Steve Lamson of Pollock Pines, Calif., and Mike LaRocco of South Bend, Ind., on a Suzuki.
January 10, 1999 |
Jeremy McGrath won his first supercross race in 1993 in Anaheim and kept right on going, winning five of the last six American Motorcycle Assn. Supercross Series championships. McGrath of Menifee had never lost a race in Anaheim at what is now known as Edison Field. But in front of an announced sellout of 45,050 where, for once, the rock pile beyond the outfield wall didn't look out of place, McGrath finally found his match. Several of them, in fact. Ezra Lusk of Bainbridge, Ga.
May 10, 1999 |
What was supposed to be a celebration of Jeremy McGrath's motocross successes Sunday turned into a day for Sebastien Tortelli, a Frenchman who rides for American Honda. In a stunning reversal of form, Tortelli won both motos of the AMA Mazda Truck Motocross Nationals at Glen Helen Raceway before an estimated 16,500.