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2017 State TDC Champions

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The following is a list of drivers who have qualified to compete at the American Trucking Associations' (ATA) 2017 National Truck Driving Championships and National Step Van Driving Championships, Aug. 8-12 in Orlando, Florida.

2017 State Champions

Competitor State Opco Class Domicile Position or Business Relationship
Ron Bernier AK Express Step Van Anchorage Driver
Becky Nelson AK Express Straight Truck Anchorage Driver
Robert Davis AL Freight Step Van Montgomery Driver
David Hawk AL Freight Straight Truck Birmingham Driver
Ross Garner AL Freight Tank Truck Decatur Driver
Charlie Salter AL Freight 5-Axle Montgomery Driver
Dan Thompson AL Freight 3-Axle Mobile Driver
Larry Rhein AR Freight Twins Harrison Driver
Robin Sams AR Freight Twins Texarkana Driver
David Coffel AZ Express 4-Axle Mesa Driver
Martin Orozco AZ Freight 3-Axle Tucson Driver
Sean Saxon AZ Ground Step Van Chandler Owner's Driver
Gary Cordova CA Freight Straight Truck Fresno Driver
David Costa CA Ground Step Van Anaheim Owner's Driver
Todd Flippin CO Freight Twins Springfield Driver
Mary Motter CO Freight 4-Axle Grand Junction Driver
Chris Perna CO Freight Tank Truck Denver Driver
Tony Singh CO Ground Step Van Denver Owner's Driver
Michael Zabawa CO Freight Flatbed Denver Driver
Paul Brandon CT Freight Flatbed New Haven Driver
Dave Bryant CT Freight 4-Axle Hartford Driver
Glen Cooke CT Express Step Van Windsor Locks Driver
Lou Lockard DE Freight Twins Wilmington Driver
Roy Miller DE Freight 4-Axle Wilmington Driver
Wes Reynolds DE Ground Step Van New Castle Owner's Driver
Tommy Forrest FL Freight 5-Axle Orlando Driver
Scott Hamilton FL Freight Straight Truck Jacksonville Driver
Eddie Pennington FL Freight 5-Axle Sleeper Jacksonville Driver
Dan Stapleton FL Ground Step Van Ocala Owner's Driver
Joe Bertini GA Freight Straight Truck NE Atlanta Driver
David Chandler GA Freight Twins Atlanta Driver
Glenn Morris GA Freight Tank Truck Valdosta Driver
Steve Haskill HI Express Straight Truck Kailua Kona Driver
Chad Olson HI Express Step Van Honolulu Driver
Darwin Plett IA Freight Twins Rock Island Driver
Randy Schwasinger ID Freight Step Van Boise Driver
Alan Stacy ID Ground Straight Truck Boise Owner's Driver
Miguel Corral IL Freight Twins Chicago Heights Driver
Ritch Fundell IL Freight 4-Axle Peru Driver
Jimmy Wilson IL Freight 5-Axle Effingham Driver
Willie Baylor IN Freight Twins Indianapolis Driver
Brian Ford IN Freight Straight Truck Fremont Driver
Eric Fuqua IN Ground 4-Axle North Indianapolis Owner's Driver
Bruce Schwering IN Freight 5-Axle Indianapolis Driver
John Bouddhara KS Freight Twins Wichita Driver
Don Logan KS Freight Flatbed Topeka Driver
Jeff Thompson KS Freight 3-Axle Kansas City Driver
Wayne Crowder KY Freight Flatbed Louisville Driver
Vince May KY Freight 3-Axle Huntington Driver
David Proctor KY Freight Twins Louisville Driver
James Reynolds KY Express Step Van Hebron Driver
John Willinger KY Freight 5-Axle Louisville Driver
Les Gamble LA Freight 5-Axle Shreveport Driver
Dale Gibbs LA Freight Twins Shreveport Driver
Corey Mitchell LA Freight Straight Truck Shreveport Driver
Kyle Mitchell * LA Freight Tank Truck Baton Rouge Driver
Joseph Vital LA Freight Flatbed Lafayette Driver
Roland Bolduc MA Express 5-Axle Sleeper Windsor Driver
Kevin Burke MA Express Step Van Bedford Driver
Bill Colantuone MA Express 4-Axle Raynham Driver
Ricky Coston MA Express Straight Truck East Boston Driver
Rich Gray MA Freight Twins Hartford Driver
Jason Toothman MD Freight Straight Truck Hagerstown Driver
Bob Pedersen ME Freight Twins Bangor Driver
Rich Roghelia ME Freight 3-Axle Portland Driver
Scott Wickstrom ME Express Step Van Bangor Driver
Rick Bailey MI Freight Straight Truck Warren Driver
Dan Johnson * MI Freight Twins Detroit Driver
Ron Metternick MI Freight 4-Axle Grand Rapids Driver
Reggie Copeland MN Freight 3-Axle Minneapolis Driver
Chris Rapsch MN Express Step Van Roseville Driver
Jerry Bedgood MO Freight Twins Kansas City Driver
Steve Campbell MO Ground Step Van Joplin Owner's Driver
Andy Hunt MO Freight Tank Truck Springfield Driver
Brent Sims MO Freight 4-Axle Columbia Driver
Brandon Bailey MS Ground Step Van Gulfport Owner
Randy Byrd MS Freight Twins Jackson Driver
Rodney Davis MS Freight Straight Truck Tupelo Driver
John Kitchens MS Freight 5-Axle Sleeper Tupelo Driver
Scott Osborne MS Freight Tank Truck Jackson Driver
Jerry Robinette MS Express 5-Axle Pearl Driver
Chuck Fiske MT Freight Twins Butte Driver
Don Lamere MT Ground Straight Truck Great Falls Owner's Driver
Jason Martinie MT Express Step Van Helena Driver
Bryce Neilson MT Freight Flatbed Butte Driver
David Schelin MT Freight 3-Axle Butte Driver
Mike Worl MT Ground Tank Truck Billings Owner's Driver
Michael Bills NC Express Step Van Durham Driver
Matt Hall NC Freight 5-Axle Sleeper Greensboro Driver
Dave Rohman NC Express 3-Axle Charlotte Driver
David Young NC Freight Straight Truck Charlotte Driver
Sharon Collett ND Express Step Van Fargo Driver
Rick Hartleib ND Freight Straight Truck Minot Driver
Chris Scholand ND Freight 3-Axle Fargo Driver
Adam Stroup NE Express Step Van Omaha Driver
Brent Turek NE Freight Twins Aurora Driver
Peter Borges NH Express 5-Axle Londonderry Driver
Michael McMahon NH Freight Twins Belmont Driver
Charles Putnam NH Express Step Van Londonderry Driver
Jim Erickson NJ Freight Flatbed Cinnaminson Driver
Artur Lesniowski NJ Ground 5-Axle Secaucus Owner
Elvin Ortiz NJ Ground Step Van Moonachie Owner
Bart Pachucki NJ Freight Straight Truck South Newark Driver
Jim Senor NJ Freight 3-Axle Vineland Driver
Joe White NJ Freight 5-Axle Sleeper Newark Driver
Daniel Amador NM Ground Step Van Albuquerque Owner
Joe Bernal NM Freight Tank Truck Farmington Driver
Dan Bruch NM Freight 5-Axle Albuquerque Driver
Parcell James NM Freight 4-Axle Albuquerque Driver
Dion Saiz NM Freight 3-Axle Albuquerque Driver
Chris Shaw NM Express Straight Truck Albuquerque Driver
Bob Fini NV Express Straight Truck Las Vegas Driver
Berto Carrillo NV Freight 4-Axle Las Vegas Driver
Patrick Nerger NV Express 5-Axle Reno Driver
Matt Hart NV Freight Twins Elko Driver
Sergio Romero NV Ground Step Van Las Vegas OwnerDriver
Gragg Wilson NV Freight 5-Axle Sleeper Reno Driver
Jeff Evans NY Ground Step Van Syracuse Owner's Driver
John Jadrossich NY Freight 3-Axle Newburgh Driver
Randy Merle NY Freight 4-Axle Rochester Driver
Randy Swart NY Express Flatbed Syracuse Driver
Ray Waage NY Freight Tank Truck Newburgh Driver
Dave Watson * NY Freight Twins Newburgh Driver
Andrew Tuck OH Ground Straight Truck Dayton Owner's Driver
Scott Woodrome OH Freight Tank Truck Dayton Driver
Russell Beachler OK Freight 5-Axle Oklahoma City Driver
Richard Bright OK Express Step Van Stillwater Driver
Larry Kendall OK Express 3-Axle Tulsa Driver
Kenneth Pyle OK Freight Twins Tulsa Driver
Tom Westlock OK Freight 4-Axle Tulsa Driver
Paul Baker OR Freight 3-Axle Portland Driver
Kailen Bronson OR Ground Step Van Portland Owner's Driver
Manny Cruz OR Freight Flatbed Eugene Driver
Lalo Fernandez OR Freight 5-Axle Sleeper Portland Driver
Nick Jones OR Freight 5-Axle Portland Driver
Jerry Lambert OR Freight Twins Portland Driver
Chris Outen OR Freight Tank Truck Portland Driver
Dan Shamrell OR Freight 4-Axle Portland Driver
Bart Masciulli PA Express Step Van Philadelphia Driver
Steve Migneault RI Freight Twins Providence Driver
Karen Tierney RI Express 3-Axle Warwick Driver
Keith Towne RI Express Step Van Warwick Driver
Steve Ward SC Express 4-Axle Greer Driver
Troy Swenson SD Freight Tank Truck Watertown Driver
Mike Whitehead * SD Freight 5-Axle Sleeper Sioux Falls Driver
Adam Rude TN Ground Step Van East Nashville Owner's Driver
James Sheehan TN Ground Straight Truck East Nashville Owner
Jeff Stinson TN Freight Tank Truck Kingsport Driver
Olamide Olayiwola TX Freight 3-Axle Houston Driver
Todd Trahan TX Express Step Van Garland Driver
Steve Clark UT Ground 3-Axle Salt Lake City Owner's Driver
Dustin Wheeler UT Ground Step Van Hurricane Owner's Driver
Chuck Bird VA Freight Twins Staunton Driver
Chris Brown VA Express Step Van Herndon Driver
Mark Brundage VA Express 4-Axle Dulles Driver
Jason Caron VT Freight 4-Axle Bellows Falls Driver
Daryl Fowler VT Express Step Van St. Johnsbury Driver
Chris Goddard VT Express 3-Axle Burlington Driver
Christopher Novak VT Express Flatbed Burlington Driver
Andre Raven VT Express Step Van St. Johnsbury Driver
Clint Anderson WA Freight Step Van Yakima Driver
Darrell Shelton WA Freight 4-Axle Pasco Driver
Vic Skoglund WA Freight Tank Truck Everett Driver
Jim Duffy WI Freight 4-Axle Madison Driver
Brent Glasenapp WI Express Straight Truck Milwaukee Driver
Bill Adkins WV Freight 5-Axle Sleeper Huntington Driver
Greg Brooks WV Freight Twins Huntington Driver
Randy Thomas WV Freight 4-Axle Charleston Driver
Franklin Vance WV Ground Step Van Charleston Owner's Driver
Derek Gorrell WY Freight Straight Truck Rock Springs Driver
Jacob Lowe WY Freight Twins Rock Springs Driver
Allan MacDonald WY Express Step Van Cody Driver
Steve Maertz WY Freight 5-Axle Casper Driver
* Denotes State Representative          


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