Stewart clear… Carmichael back on form

Published: 28 January 2002

James Stewart made the 125 Main look easy as defending champion Ricky Carmichael returned to winning in the 250s at the AMA Supercross in Phoenix, Arizona, Saturday.

Travis Pastrana took second in the 250s with. David Vuillemin third for Team Yamaha. He leads the point standings by seven over Mike LaRocco.

Jeremy McGrath is slowly returning to form as he struggles to overcome an arm-pump problem. He was sixth in front of the 49,000 fans.

James Stewart continued his amazing first season by demolishing the 125 Main. 125 250 Main Event Results:

1. Ricky Carmichael - HON

2. Travis Pastrana - SUZ

3. David Vuillemin - YAM

4. Mike LaRocco - HON

5. Nate Ramsey - HON

6. Jeremy McGrath - YAM

7. Ernesto Fonseca - HON

8. Michael Bryne - HON

9. Ezra Lusk - KAW

10. Stephane Roncada - KAW

125 West Main Results:

1. James Stewart - KAW

2. Travis Preston - HON

3. Rodrig Thain - YAM

4. Chris Gosselaar - HON

5. Brock Sellards - KTM

6. Ivan Tedesco - YAM

7. Mike Brandes - SUZ

8. Craig Decker - YAM

9. Erick Vallejo - SUZ

10. Travis Elliot - HON

250 Point Standings:

1. David Vuillemin - 92

2. Mike LaRocco - 85

3. Travis Pastrana - 66

4. Ricky Carmichael - 62

5. Ezra Lusk - 57

6. Nate Ramsey - 49

7. Kevin Windham - 46

8. Jeremy McGrath - 46

9. Chad Reed - 44

10. Michael Byrne - 43

125 West Point Standings:

1. James Stewart - 94

2. Ivan Tedesco - 69

3. Travis Preston - 67

4. Rodrig Thain - 64

5. David Pingree - 58

6. Chris Gosselaar - 54

7. Brock Sellards - 52

8. Travis Elliot - 50

9. Keith Johnson - 45

10. Craig Decker - 36