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MAKING HIS WAY UPMichael Halbrooks, 17, of Hartselle, Alabama, had a successful rookieyear racing his Hobby Stock at Huntsville Speedway. Michael earnedRookie of the Year and finished in the Top-10 in points. He moved tostock cars after racing go-carts since the age of 8. Michael says hehopes someday to compete in ARCA or NASCAR. "I would also like to beatEarnhardt Jr. at Talladega Superspeedway," he says. "But for right now,I will make my way up the ladder in the racing world." We admire yourspunk, Michael, and you obviously have a level head. Aim high!