With rain starting to fall on Angel Stadium, Blake Baggett posted a lap of 54.346 seconds to sit atop the qualification board for Round 1 of the Supercross season. The session was shown live on NBC’s Sport Gold Supercross / Motocross season pass, which can be purchased at https://www.nbcsports.com/gold.
Race coverage will begin at 10 p.m. ET on NBCSN.
As the clock was winding down, Baggett beat privateer Dean Wilson (54.384) for the top spot.
Malcolm Stewart (54.471), Justin Brayton (54.698) and Eli Tomac (54.795) rounded out the top five.
Adam Cianciarulo set fast time among the 250s with a lap of 53.963
Dylan Ferrandis (54.801), James Decotis (55.312), Shane McElrath (55.493) and Colt Nichols rounded out the top five.