Arizona Truck Driving Championship (TDC)

Date:    Saturday, April 22, 2017

Location:  Tempe Diablo Stadium, Tempe AZ

2017 Truck Driving Championship Results:

Steven Smalley (ABF Freight System) was awarded the 2017 “Grand Champion”

Additional high honors include:

  • Best Skills/Driving Course Score – Steven Smalley (ABF Freight System)
  • Best Pre-Trip Inspection – Andres Orozco (FedEx Freight, Inc.)
  • David Messmer Rookie of the Year – Louie Barrera (Shamrock Foods Company)

First, second and third place winners in each class are listed below.

STEP VAN/PACKAGE CAR
1st       Sean Saxon – FedEx Ground
2nd     Michael (Mike) Ortiz – FedEx Ground
3rd      Gabriel Sosa-Rodriguez – FedEx Ground

STRAIGHT TRUCK
1st       Robert Gordon – XPO Logistics
2nd     Charles (Charlie) Woodland – FedEx Freight, Inc.
3rd      William (Willie) Vasquez – Shamrock Foods Company

3 AXLE
1st     Martin Orozco – FedEx Freight, Inc.
2nd      Radulfo (Rudy) Salgado – ABF Freight System
3rd      Albert Ochoa – FedEx Freight, Inc.

4 AXLE
1st       David Coffel – FedEx Express
2nd     Andres Orozco – FedEx Freight, Inc.
3rd      Kurt Pedersen – XPO Logistics

5 AXLE TRACTOR TRAILER
1st       Jose Orozco – XPO Logistics
2nd     Louis (Louie) Barrera – Shamrock Foods Company
3rd      Valente (Tito) Diaz – Shamrock Foods Company

FLATBEDS
1st       Steven (Steve) Smalley – ABF Freight System
2nd     Sam Smith – Old Dominion Freight Lines
3rd      David (Dave) Budz – FedEx Freight, Inc.

TANKERS
1st       Ina Daly – XPO Logistics
2nd     Robert Dominquez – Western Refining Wholesale, Inc.
3rd      Randy Pehrson – Walmart Transportation, LLC

5 AXLE SLEEPER
1st       Tramel Caldwell – Shamrock Foods Company
2nd     Arthur (Ray) Dority III – Knight Transportation, Inc.
3rd      Dale Moyle – Walmart Transportation, LLC

TRACTOR TRAILER – TWINS
1st       Tobias (Toby) Fierros – ABF Freight System
2nd     Luis Alvarez, Jr. – ABF Freight System
3rd      Mark Klun – XPO Logistics

 

A complete results listing can also be found here.

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