Courtney Bests Bell In Huntly Midget Go

Tyler Courtney earned a midget victory in New Zealand on Tuesday. (Jim Denhamer Photo)

HUNTLY, New Zealand – Tyler Courtney kicked off the new year in winning fashion with a midget victory at New Zealand’s Huntly Speedway on Tuesday.

Courtney started second and out-dueled third-place starter Christopher Bell to secure the victory in the event that was run as part of theĀ United Truck Parts International Midget Series.

Michael Pickens came from 15th at the start to finish third, followed by Hayden Williams and Zach Daum.

The finish:

Tyler Courtney, Christopher Bell, Michael Pickens, Hayden Williams, Zach Daum, Logan Seavey, Leon Burgess, Hayden Guptill, Kyle Larson, Shayne Alach, Matt Smith, Peter Hunnibell, Chris McCutcheon, Brad Mosen, Jayden Worthington, Brock Maskovich, Kaidon Brown, Daniel Thomas, James Earl, Travis Buckley.