2009 Summary


Track A-MAIN Finish Heat Race Finish Trophy Dash Finish  First Place Finish Racing Highlights


Antioch         October 24th. Billy Aton can will rap up the Antioch Championship tonight by starting the A-Main.  


Marysville 1 1   1 October 17th and 18th.  Billy Aton was a man on a mission this past weekend. Aton started things off with the main event win at Ocean Speedway in Watsonville CA on Friday night, sealing up the season championship in the process. The next night, Aton traveled to Marysville Raceway Park where he pulled off a clean sweep, winning his first heat from the front row, his second heat from dead last, then leading all 30 laps of the $2,000 to win feature. Aton now boasts 11 Main wins on the year, almost as many heat race triumphs, and is in line to lock up his second season championship next weekend at Antioch Speedway. 


Watsonville 1 1   1


Antioch 16 1    
09/26/09 Petaluma 4 4 1  
09/25/09 Watsonville 1 1 1 1 September 25th.  Billy Aton has had a banner year in his XXX chassis. On the cusp of capturing the season points titles at Ocean Speedway and Antioch Speedway in his XXX wingless spec sprint, Aton picked up his ninth victory of the year on Friday night, 9/25 at Ocean Speedway in Watsonville, CA. Congratulations Billy on your fine 2009
09/19/09 Antioch 1 1   1
09/03/09 Petaluma RWYB 10       August 29th.  Billy Aton grabbed his seventh win of the year in wingless spec sprint action, taking home the feature event at Ocean Speedway on Saturday night as part of the Johnny Key Classic activities. Aton would lead every lap of the feature. His night wasn’t quite over, however, as Aton then threw a wing on and ran the first 25 lap leg of the Johnny Key Classic. Congratulations Billy!
08/29/09 Watsonville 1 1 1 1
08/22/09 Antioch 1 1 2 1
08/15/09 Antioch 2 1     August 22nd - Antioch.  Big night of racing began with Billy winning the drag race into turn 1 against the 41 of Dave Press pulling away from the field and winning the heat race by 1/2 a track.  Starting 4th in the trophy dash Billy put on a show passing for third, second and just a tire behind the 9 of Dave Hays in a drag race to the finish.  Again starting in 4th, Billy splits two cars exiting turn 1 securing 3rd, gaining momentum down the back straightaway, he enters high and deep into turn 3 exiting turn 4 even with 2nd place car, finally securing 2nd exiting turn 2.  After 3 laps of intense pressure Billy finally passes Dave Press for first and dominated the race until lap 20, when a yellow bunched up the pack.  Ryan Bernel running second put intense pressure on Aton but in an exciting finish ended a 1/2 car behind Billy Aton who won the A-main event. This was Aton's 6th win of the season.
08/14/09 Watsonville 1 1 1 1
08/01/09 Antioch 15 1 2  
07/31/09 Watsonville 1 1 1 1
07/17/09 Watsonville 2 1 1  
06/27/09 Antioch 2 1    
06/26/09 Watsonville 2 1 1   August 15th - Antioch.  Starting 6th Billy quickly moves to 4th behind the 9 car who successfully blocks Aton, until Aton drives high and deep into turn 3, cutting down the inside of turn 4, powering by the 9 car into 3rd place.  On lap 11, Billy moves to second and spends the next 14 laps on the tail of Macedo, finishing 2nd.
06/05/09 Watsonville 5 1 1  
05/23/09 Marysville 1 2   1
05/16/09 Petaluma 2 1     August 14th - Watsonville.  Another week and another victory lane appearance for Billy Aton in his wingless spec sprint. On Friday, Aton took his XXX chassis to the front at Ocean Speedway in Watsonville, CA for his 5th triumph of 2009. He also picked up the heat race victory.
05/09/09 Antioch 2 1 1  
05/08/09 Watsonville 2       August 1st - Antioch.  Bad luck strikes Aton in the first lap of the A-Main, when cars in 2nd - 4th collide.  Billy swerving to avoid, got a flat tire.  Once repaired, he rejoined the race 2 laps down.  Aton was able to pick up one lap on the field but finished with a 15th one lap down.
04/18/09 Antioch 4 1    
04/17/09 Watsonville 1 1   1 July 31st - Watsonville. Billy Aton continued his non-wing success in his XXX chassis, winning his fourth feature of the year at Ocean Speedway in Watsonville, CA. Aton, freshly graduated graduated from high school, lapped all the way up to 5th place in yet another dominating XXX chassis performance.
04/11/09 Antioch 3 2 2  
04/04/09 Petaluma 6 1    
04/03/09 Watsonville 6 1     July 17th -Watsonville. One day back from his tour of Spain and France, Jet lag couldn't keep Aton from placing 2nd behind Devon Ostheimer
03/28/09 Antioch 1 5   1


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