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The Road to St. Louis

The following is the list of drivers who will compete at the American Trucking Associations' (ATA) 2015 National Truck Driving Championships Aug. 11-15 in St. Louis, Missouri.

Competitor State Opco Class Domicile Position or Business Relationship  
Muku Afusia AK Express Straight Truck Anchorage Driver
Becky Nelson AK Express Step Van Anchorage Driver
Scott Brandon AL Freight 5-Axle Decatur Driver
Tim Staples AL Freight Flatbed Birmingham Driver
Dan Thompson AL Freight Twins Mobile Driver
Jeff Cochran AR Freight Twins Texarkana Driver
Timo Geary AR Ground Step Van Fayetteville Owner
Kevin Ekstrom AZ Ground Step Van Tucson Owner's Driver
Hobie Eirich CA Freight 4-Axle Anaheim Driver
Oscar Enciso CA Ground Step Van Burbank Owner
Bernard Llave CA Express Straight Truck San Diego Driver
Charles Pullen CA Freight 3-Axle Oxnard Driver
Matthew Allison CO Ground Step Van Denver Owner
Brook Figgins CO Freight 5-Axle Sleeper Springfield Driver
Dave Mogler CO Freight Twins Denver Driver
Tyler Rogers CO Freight Flatbed Grand Junction Driver
Paul Swan CO Freight 3-Axle Denver Driver
Mike Zabawa CO Freight Straight Truck Denver Driver
Paul Brandon CT Freight Tank Truck New Haven Driver
Joe Moniz CT Freight 5-Axle Sleeper New Haven Driver
John Sanchez CT Express Step Van Windsor Locks Driver
Randy O'Dell DE Freight 3-Axle Wilmington Driver
Jose Perez DE Freight Twins Wilmington Driver
Dave Valentin DE Freight 5-Axle Wilmington Driver
Brian Cobb FL Ground Step Van Ocala Owner
David Font FL Express 4-Axle Miami Driver
Denny Johnson FL Freight Straight Truck Tampa Driver
Rusty Pederson FL Freight 3-Axle Jacksonville Driver
Jonathan Churchwell GA Freight Straight Truck Northwest Atlanta Driver
Steve Haskill HI Express Step Van Kailua Kona Driver
Chad Olson HI Express Straight Truck Honolulu Driver
Allen Sohn IA Freight 4-Axle Des Moines Driver
Brandon Becker ID Ground Step Van Boise Owner's Driver
James Neavear ID Freight 4-Axle Pocatello Driver
Tim Banasiak IL


5-Axle Sleeper Peru Driver
Joe Carson IL Freight Tank Truck Effingham Driver
Miguel Corral IL Freight Twins Chicago Heights Driver
Ivan Nikolic IL Ground 5-Axle Chicago Owner
Tony Burns IN Freight 4-Axle Indianapolis Driver
Andrew Whitesel IN Ground Step Van Indianapolis Owner
Dean Harris KS Freight Step Van Kansas City Driver
Tim Helus KS Freight Twins Wichita Driver
Ron Gabel KS Freight Straight Truck Great Bend Driver
Don Logan KS Freight 3-Axle Topeka Driver
Jeff Thompson KS Freight Flatbed Kansas City Driver
Jesse Benkert KY Ground Step Van Louisville Owner's Driver
Dwayne Heaverin KY Express 3-Axle Hebron Driver
Rick Livingston KY Freight Straight Truck Louisville Driver
David Proctor KY Freight Twins Louisville Driver
John Willinger KY Freight 4-Axle Louisville Driver
Eric Courville
5-Axle Sleeper
Chad Rudesill
Xavier Theriot LA Freight Twins Shreveport Driver
Donnie Williams LA Ground Step Van Monroe Owner
Roland Bolduc MA Express Flatbed Windsor, CT Driver
Bill Colantuone MA Express Straight Truck Raynham Driver
Bob Ledoux MA Express Step Van Raynham Driver
Ed Oakes MA Freight Twins Hartford, CT Driver
Bob Cochran ME Express Step Van Augusta Driver
Jared Elston ME Express 4-Axle Portland Driver
Joyce Bain MD Ground 5-Axle Sleeper Hagerstown Owner's Driver
Mike Forchetti MD Express Step Van Rockville Driver
Nick Frazier MO Ground Step Van Joplin Owner's Driver
Paul Butkowski MN Freight 3-Axle St. Cloud Driver
Reggie Copeland MN Freight Straight Truck Minneapolis Driver
Rob Janke MN Express 4-Axle Minneapolis Driver
Alex Lofgren MN Ground Step Van St. Paul Owner's Driver
Jeff Rider MN Ground 5-Axle Sleeper St. Paul Owner's Driver
Brandon Lee MS Ground Step Van Hattiesburg Owner's Driver
John Smith MS Ground Flatbed Tupelo Owner
Clint Anderson MT Express Step Van Billings Driver
Marty Anzik MT Freight Twins Butte Driver
Richard Grayson MT Freight 5-Axle Billings Driver
Tom Miller MT Freight Straight Truck Billings Driver
Paul Caruolo NC Express Straight Truck Raleigh Driver
J.R. Goodson NC Freight Flatbed Charlotte Driver
Cecil Hicks NC Freight Tank Truck Charlotte Driver
Basher Pierce NC Freight 5-Axle Greensboro Driver
Don Thompson NC Freight 5-Axle Sleeper Charlotte Driver
Johnny Willard NC Ground Step Van Greensboro Owner's Driver
Rondal Woodie NC Freight Twins Charlotte Driver
Joe Honek ND Freight Straight Truck Grand Forks Driver
Chris Scholand ND Freight 5-Axle Fargo Driver
Dan Nygord ND Express Step Van Grand Forks Driver
Paul Badgett NE Freight 3-Axle Aurora Driver
Travis Minnick NE Express Step Van Lincoln Driver
John Poppen NE Freight 4-Axle Grand Island Driver
Peter Borges NH Express 3-Axle Londonderry Driver
Pat Osborn NH Express Step Van Londonderry Driver
Jorge Cardoza NJ Freight Straight Truck Newark Driver
Carlos Chavarriaga NJ Freight Step Van South Newark Driver
Jim Erickson NJ Freight Flatbed Cinnaminson Driver
Jorge Lopez NJ Freight 5-Axle Newark Driver
Bart Pachucki NJ Freight Tank Truck South Newark Driver
Joe White NJ Freight Twins Newark Driver
Parcell James NM Freight 4-Axle Albuquerque Driver
Dion Saiz NM Freight Twins Albuquerque Driver
Ray Sandoval NM Freight 3-Axle Albuquerque Driver
Chris Shaw NM Express Step Van Albuquerque Driver
Adrian Campos NV Ground Straight Truck Las Vegas Owner's Driver
Eric Flick NV Freight Tank Truck Mill City Driver
Dan Ledbetter NV Freight 5-Axle Reno Driver
Jose Razo NV Ground Step Van Las Vegas Owner's Driver
Rich Decker NY Ground Step Van Cheektowaga Owner
Jim Kohr NY Express Straight Truck Rochester Driver
Mark McLean NY Freight 4-Axle Newburgh Driver
David Watson NY Freight Tank Truck
Newburgh Driver
Brett Brunkenhoefer OH Freight 3-Axle Youngstown Driver
Bryan Elges OH Freight 5-Axle Sleeper Youngstown Driver
D.J. Hammock OH Freight 4-Axle Mansfield Driver
Scott Newcome OH Ground Straight Truck Cleveland Owner's Driver
Andrew Tuck OH Ground Step Van Dayton Owner's Driver
Scott Woodrome OH Freight Flatbed Dayton Driver
Richard Bright OK Express Step Van Stillwater Driver
Kevin Mustin OK Freight Flatbed Oklahoma City Driver
Randy Reed OK Express 3-Axle Tulsa Driver
Ryan Dalke OR Ground Step Van Medford Owner
Curt Davis OR Freight 5-Axle Portland Driver
Brad Lester OR Freight 4-Axle Portland Driver
Chris Outen OR Freight Twins Portland Driver
Jim Rud OR Freight Straight Truck Portland Driver
Dan Shamrell OR Freight 3-Axle Portland Driver
John Nash PA Ground Straight Truck East Harrisburg Owner's Driver
Sal Vincelli PA Ground Step Van Allentown Owner
David Lumpkin RI Express Step Van Warwick Driver
Eddie Days SC Express Step Van Hilton Head Driver
Tommy Winston SC Freight Tank Truck Greenville/Spartanburg Driver
Brian Cusson SD Freight Twins Rapid City Driver
Marty Kraft SD Freight Tank Truck Rapid City Driver
Jason Skotvold SD Freight 3-Axle Sioux Falls Driver
Virgil Thiewes SD Freight Straight Truck Watertown Driver
Mike Whitehead SD Freight Flatbed Sioux Falls Driver
Scott Lambert TN Freight Twins Kingsport Driver
Dave Magee TN Freight Tank Truck Dresden Driver
James Sheehan TN Ground Step Van Nashville Owner
Aryn Pittaway TX Express Step Van Ft. Worth Driver
Kevin Ashby UT Ground Step Van Salt Lake City Owner
Ron Pease UT Freight 3-Axle Salt Lake City Driver
Jesse Williams UT Ground Straight Truck Salt Lake City Owner's Driver
Bill Lindsey VA Freight 4-Axle Virginia Beach Driver
Dan Woods VA Express Step Van Christiansburg Driver
Jeremiah Jarvis VT Freight Twins Montpelier Driver
Andre Raven VT Express Straight Truck St. Johnsbury Driver
James Hamilton WA Express Step Van Seattle Driver
Kevin Asbury WV Freight 4-Axle Charleston Driver
Ken Barnett WV Freight 5-Axle Charleston Driver
Corkee Clary WV Freight Flatbed Huntington Driver
Tom Edens WV Freight Twins Charleston Driver
Jamey Priddy WV Freight Straight Truck Charleston Driver
Kenny Tresselt WV Express Step Van Hagerstown Driver
Nathaniel Renteria WY Express Step Van Casper Driver