Steven Mages Wins AX Lites Main Event for Foremost Insurance Spinechillers Team

_Willy Browning Finished 4th Once Again in the AX Class
Improving his Standings to 7th Overall - News Release

Advance, NC - (February 14, 2012) - In Fresno, California it was Steven Mages on the podium for the win in the AX Lites class representing the Foremost Insurance Spinechillers team. Despite the impressive win the finish did not score any overall points for the Foremost Insurance rider since he was registered in the East series, where he finished 4th overall.

In the AX class Willy Browning put in another awesome ride to finish 4th in the main event, just one spot shy of the podium. Browning finished in 4th last week also. The finishes helped his overall standings, moving him into 7th overall just behind teammate Nathan Skaggs in 6th.

Nathan Skaggs finished 8th overall in the AX main event. He was followed by teammate Steven Mages who finished in 13th.

"Great job by Steven this weekend winning the AX Lites event. The AX Lites class has a number of top riders competing this year and his winning demonstrates that he can run with the best riders and win. Willy Browning also had a great weekend with another 4th place finish. We are hoping to see Willy on the podium at one of the final two rounds," commented team owner Dallas Avery.

AX Main Event Saturday

Jeff Gibson 1st place
Tyler Bowers 2nd place
Chad Johnson 3rd place
Willy Browning 4th place
Zach Ames 5th place
Nathan Skaggs 8th place
Steven Mages 13th place

AX Lites Main Event Saturday

Steven Mages 1st place
Daniel Blair 2nd place
Kevin Johnson 3rd place
Mike McDade 4th place
Casey Hinson 5th place
AX Overall Points Standings_
Pos.# Name (wins) Points**
1.1 Tyler Bowers (10) 352
2.2 Jeff Gibson (3) 334
3.3 Chad Johnson (2) 288
4.5 Kelly Smith (1) 250
5.4 Zach Ames 236
6.6 Nathan Skaggs 223
7.9 Willy Browning 191
8.62 Travis Sewell 141
9.35 Josh Demuth 127
10.749 Michael Willard 125
11.8 Kevin Johnson 119
12.10 Cory Green 114
13.12 Cole Siebler 112
14.13 Dave Ginolfi 90
15.18 Chad Cook 77
16.200 Michael Mcdade 66
17.25 Daniel Blair 60
18.89 Tyler Bright 56
19.733 Steven Mages 48
20.29 Kyle White 48
21.890 Kurtis Mccabe 46
22.714 Shawn Rife 39
23.1e Patrick J. Massie 36
24.304 Brad Ripple 36
25.244 Ryan Zimmer 26
26.558 Dylan Slusser 22
27.19 Tom Hofmaster 16
28.16 Tanner Moore 13
29.285 Tony Archer 11
30.371 Bruce Dehn 9
31.937 Austin Coon 7
32.17 Travis Smith 7
33.498 Cody Robbins 7
34.55 Lance Vincent 6
35.386 Aaron Gulley 6
36.374 Cody Gilmore 5
37.851 Tj Phillips 5

The next race will be February 17 - 18, 2012 in Reno, Nevada at the Livestock Events Center.

The 2011 TV schedule can be found here:

Upcoming television schedule.

Date Time

2/20 12:00PM ET
Dayton, OH - Saturday Night

2/27 12:00PM ET
Cedar Park, TX - Friday Night

3/5 12:00PM ET
Cedar Park, TX - Saturday Night

3/12 12:00PM ET
Reno, NV - Friday Night

3/19 12:00PM ET
Reno, NV - Saturday Night

3/26 12:00PM ET
Minneapolis, MN - Saturday Night

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Foremost Insurance Spinechillers Storm Lake Honda is a professional Arenacross team based in Chillicothe, Ohio. The team was founded by Dallas Avery in 2005. Riding for the team is Nathan Skaggs, Willy Browning, Patrick Massie, Steven Mages, Travis Smith, Sean Ester and Caleb Rhoades. The team is sponsored by Foremost Insurance, Storm Lake Honda, O'Neal, Rekluse, Williams Motorwerx, DZ Graphics, MB1, Sunstar, Yoshimura, Amsoil, Vertex Pistons, Hotcams, Ride Engineering, Engine Ice, X-Tream Clean, CV Products, Von Zipper, Twin Air, Pro Wheels, Pivot Works, Cylinder Works, Works Connection, Baxtek Quikstands, Cycra, Chilly Town MX, Matrix Concepts.

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