Tyler Courtney On Brink Of Super License Title

After clinching the USAC NOS Energy Drink Midget National Championship title Wednesday night at Placerville Speedway, Tyler Courtney is now on the brink of a second consecutive Mike Curb USAC Super License title.

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Courtney (Indianapolis, Ind.) has earned the most combined points between USAC’s Silver Crown, AMSOIL National Sprint Car and NOS Energy Drink National Midget divisions throughout the 2019 season thus far. He also holds a 154-point lead over second-place Chris Windom in the standings entering the Bakersfield November Classic this Saturday.

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With 160 maximum total points available over the next two races, an appearance Saturday at Bakersfield will sew up the Super License honors for 2019.

As one of two drivers to win main events in all three of the divisions this year, Courtney has already accumulated a total of 18 National feature victories. That includes 8 Midget, 9 Sprint and 1 Silver Crown and is  the most among all drivers.  The Indianapolis, Ind. native also finished second in the 2019 Sprint standings and took 16th in the final Silver Crown tally where he ran a partial schedule only on the dirt.

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His 18 USAC National wins this season are tied for the third most all-time in a single season alongside A.J. Foyt and Parnelli Jones’ 1964 campaigns. He trails only J.J. Yeley’s 23 National wins in 2003 and Foyt’s 19 in 1961.

In its 21st year, the Mike Curb Super License will pay a $5,000 reward and a USAC Super License worth $900 at the year-end USAC Night of Champions in December in Indianapolis, Ind.

SUPER LICENSE CHAMPIONS: 1999: Dave Darland, 2000: Tracy Hines, 2001: J.J. Yeley, 2002: J.J. Yeley, 2003: J.J. Yeley, 2004: Jay Drake, 2005: Josh Wise, 2006: Josh Wise, 2007: Jerry Coons, Jr., 2008: Tracy Hines, 2009: Cole Whitt, 2010: Bryan Clauson, 2011: Bryan Clauson, 2012: Bryan Clauson, 2013: Tracy Hines, 2014: Tracy Hines, 2015: Dave Darland, 2016: Brady Bacon, 2017: Justin Grant, 2018: Tyler Courtney

2019 SUPER LICENSE POINT STANDINGS:

(2 Events Remaining)

1. (4445) Tyler Courtney

2. (4291) Chris Windom

3. (4221) Kevin Thomas, Jr.

4. (3452) Justin Grant

5. (3120) C.J. Leary

6. (3084) Brady Bacon

7. (3072) Jason McDougal

8. (2032) Chase Stockon

9. (1780) Logan Seavey

10. (1679) Zeb Wise

11. (1506) Tanner Carrick

12. (1504) Jerry Coons, Jr.

13. (1363) Tucker Klaasmeyer

14. (1361) Carson Short

15. (1255) Chad Boat

16. (1193) Isaac Chapple

17. (1168) Andrew Layser

18. (1066) Tanner Thorson

19. (907) Josh Hodges

20. (899) Kyle Cummins

21. (893) Dave Darland

22. (883) Jesse Colwell

23. (876) Karsyn Elledge

24. (739) Dustin Clark

25. (736) Holley Hollan

26. (704) Max Adams

27. (669) Chad Boespflug

28. (638) Kody Swanson

29. (631) Tyler Thomas

30. (619) Thomas Meseraull

31. (618) Ethan Mitchell

32. (590) Matt Goodnight

33. (568) Robert Ballou

34. (564) Matt Westfall

35. (549) Brian VanMeveren

36. (535) Zach Daum

37. (489) David Byrne

38. (435) Timmy Buckwalter

39. (432) Damion Gardner

40. (418) Eric Gordon

41. (410) Zane Hendricks

42. (395) Dakota Jackson

43. (391) Kyle Robbins

44. (388) Cole Bodine

45. (381) Kyle Hamilton

46. (378) Bobby Santos

47. (376) Jarett Andretti

48. (376) Shane Golobic

49. (357) Mike Haggenbottom

50. (350) Michael Pickens

51. (348) Sam Johnson

52. (337) Austin Nemire

53. (334) Mario Clouser

54. (318) Nick Bilbee

55. (269) Steve Buckwalter

56. (254) Derek Bischak

57. (250) Steve Thomas

58. (229) Stephen Schnapf

59. (222) Cody Gallogly

60. (215) T.J. Artz

61. (212) Terry Richards

62. (200) Carmen Perigo

63. (176) Sterling Cling

64. (170) Oliver Akard

65. (165) Aaron Pierce

66. (164) John Heydenreich

67. (147) Chad Kemenah

68. (147) Kent Schmidt

69. (146) Jim Anderson

70. (137) Tanner Swanson

71. (133) Dustin Ingle

72. (130) Dave Berkheimer

73. (130) Tyler Nelson

74. (125) Brian Gerster

75. (125) Shane Cottle

76. (124) Chris Dyson

77. (124) Tony DiMattia

78. (123) Russ Gamester

79. (116) Jacob Wilson

80. (114) Joey Schmidt

81. (113) Jimmy Light

82. (113) Patrick Lawson

83. (110) Travis Welpott

84. (109) Cody Gerhardt

85. (104) James Davison

86. (104) Steve Craig

87. (95) Tom Harris

88. (94) Ty Tilton

89. (93) Curtis Spicer

90. (90) Bill Rose

91. (85) Dallas Hewitt

92. (79) Jeff Swindell

93. (78) Joe Liguori

94. (73) Austin Mundie

95. (71) Karter Sarff

96. (70) Kyle Steffens

97. (68) Brian Tyler

98. (56) Noah Gass

99. (54) Patrick Budde

100. (54) Ronnie Wuerdeman

101. (51) Casey Buckman

102. (50) Doug Schenck

103. (50) Robert Bell

104. (49) Adam Pierson

105. (45) Jason Conn

106. (43) Johnny Petrozelle

107. (41) Toni Breidinger

108. (40) Gage Etgen

109. (38) Terry Babb

110. (37) Annie Breidinger

111. (31) Chris Urish

112. (29) Chris Phillips

113. (29) Ronnie Gardner

114. (27) A.J. Fike

115. (25) Ryan Newman

116. (23) Cameron Dodson

117. (20) Korey Weyant

118. (20) Mike Burkin

119. (20) Shane Cockrum

120. (17) Billy Puterbaugh, Jr.

121. (10) Chuck Leary

122. (10) Danny Long

123. (10) Kenney Johnson

124. (10) Kyle O'Gara

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