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Carmichael cashes in!

AURORA, Ill. - SFX Motor Sports awarded the $100,000 EA SPORTS Mid-Season Points Fund to the top 20 riders in the season points standings of EA SPORTS Supercross Presented by Speed Stick as a generous mid-season bonus after Round 8 in New Orleans,...

AURORA, Ill. - SFX Motor Sports awarded the $100,000 EA SPORTS Mid-Season Points Fund to the top 20 riders in the season points standings of EA SPORTS Supercross Presented by Speed Stick as a generous mid-season bonus after Round 8 in New Orleans, La., for the first time ever. The $100,000 EA SPORTS Mid-Season Points Fund is principle part of a $325,000 points fund that is built into the EA SPORTS Supercross season.

Series points leader Ricky Carmichael of Team Chevy Trucks Kawasaki took home a lion's share of the $100,000 EA SPORTS Mid-Season Points Fund after he extended his series points lead to 16 over Team Mazda Yamaha's Jeremy McGrath in New Orleans. <pre> 2001 $100,000 EA SPORTS Mid-Season Points Standings Payout

1) Ricky Carmichael $15,000 2) Jeremy McGrath $11,500 3) Mike LaRocco $9,000 4) Kevin Windham $7,500 5) Ezra Lusk $6,000 6) David Vuillemin $5,000 7) Stephane Roncada $4,750 8) Timmy Ferry $4,500 9) Sebastien Tortelli $4,250 10) Nick Wey $4,000 11) Mike Craig $3,750 12) Robbie Reynard $3,500 13) Michael Byrne $3,250 14) Nathan Ramsey $3,000 15) Steve Lamson $2,750 16) Damon Huffman $2,500 17) Kyle Lewis $2,250 18) Casey Johnson $2,000 19) Heath Voss $1,500 20) Jean-Sebastien Roy $1,000 </pre> Round 9 of supercross takes place next weekend Saturday, March 10th at the Daytona Motor Speedway, Daytona Beach, Fla., and Round 10 of EA SPORTS Supercross Presented by Speed Stick will take place Saturday March 17, at the Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minn. Tickets are available at www.sfx.com <http://www.sfx.com>, www.ticketmaster.com <http://www.ticketmaster.com>, or at the stadium box office.

EA SPORTS Supercross will culminate in Las Vegas on May 5th, with round 16, which will be featured live on Pay-Per-View. For more information, contact your local cable provider.

-SFX

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Drivers Ricky Carmichael , David Vuillemin , Kevin Windham , Jeremy McGrath , Ezra Lusk , Sebastien Tortelli , Damon Huffman , Heath Voss , Stephane Roncada , Mike LaRocco