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Ryan Anderson

2024 Truck

Son-uva Digger

2024 Tour

Stadium Championship Series West

Hometown

Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina

Birthday

November 16

Son of Monster Jam Hall of Famer Dennis Anderson, Ryan Anderson has been the primary driver of Son-uva Digger since the truck debuted at the 2011 Monster Jam World Finals. Since then, he has gone on to have a storied Monster Jam career. In 2023, he tied his father Dennis Anderson with four World Finals championships.

career highlights

  • 2010 Rookie of the Year
  • 2014 Save of the Year
  • 2014 Stadium Freestyle of the Year
  • 2015 Stadium Freestyle of the Year
  • 2016 WOW Factor of the Year
  • 2017 Monster Jam World Finals Racing Champion
  • 2017 Stadium Tour 3 Champion
  • 2018 Monster Jam World Finals Freestyle Champion
  • 2018 WOW Factor of the Year
  • 2018 Stadium Freestyle of the Year
  • 2019 Stadium Championship Series 2 Champion
  • 2019 All-Star Challenge Freestyle Champion
  • 2019 All-Star Challenge Friday Racing Champion
  • 2019 Stadium 2-Wheel Skills of the Year
  • 2019 Stadium Freestyle of the Year
  • 2021 WOW Factor of the Year
  • 2021 Crash Madness of the Year
  • 2021 Fan Favorite Driver of the Year
  • 2022 Stadium Series Yellow Champion
  • 2022 Stadium 2-Wheel Skills of the Year
  • 2022 Monster Jam World Finals High Jump Champion
  • 2023 Monster Jam World Finals High Jump Champion
  • 2023 WOW Factor of the Year
  • 2023 Fan Favorite Driver

about

  • What are some of your interests/hobbies/favorite pastimes?
    Spending time with my son Race and doing fun things with him that include motorsports and riding ATVs.
  • Who are your role models?
    My dad, Dennis Anderson.
  • Do you have any ‘pre-show’ rituals you run through?
    No real rituals but to do tend to get very tired just before a show. I think it’s more my body saving energy for the beating it’s about to take.
  • What is your favorite memory on or off the racetrack?
    My debut run in Son-uva Digger at Monster Jam World Finals in 2011.
  • What is your most prized possession?
    My house.

life on the road

  • What is the best and worst thing about being on the road every weekend with Monster Jam?
    Best thing is traveling with friends and being able to see the world! The worst is being away from my son.
  • While on the road, what is your favorite thing to do during your free time?
    I like to go see the sights and I love trying to find cool things that you wouldn’t normally see.
  • What item(s) can you not live without while traveling on the road with Monster Jam?
    A rental car to be able to get around to all of the places we go.
  • What is your favorite city to travel to? Why?
    Orlando. I have a bunch of friends in the area!

career

  • How did you get started competing in Monster Jam?
    My dad, Dennis Anderson!
  • What is your favorite part about competing in Monster Jam?
    Being able to make a whole stadium full of people stand up and yell after I put in a crazy freestyle run!
  • How would you describe your driving style?
    Technically out of control.
  • What advice would you give to kids who want to become a Monster Jam driver?
    Ride ATVs, dirt bikes, or anything else you can get your hands on to become a good driver.
  • What is your greatest memory as a Monster Jam driver?
    Debuting my truck.
  • Who in Monster Jam do you look up to for inspiration?
    My dad, Dennis Anderson and my brother, Adam Anderson.

fun facts

  • Do you have any nicknames?
    Nope
  • What’s your favorite movie?
    Minions
  • What’s your favorite television show?
    How it’s Made
  • What’s your favorite color?
    Blue
  • What’s your favorite thing to eat?
    Seafood
  • How would your friends and family describe you?
    Wild

STADIUM SERIES EAST

POINTS THROUGH February 25, 2024

Position
Name
Truck
Points
Behind
Position 1
name Tyler Menninga /
truck Grave Digger /
points 410
behind
Position 2
name Tristan England /
truck JCB DIGatron /
points 387
behind -23
Position 3
name Todd LeDuc /
truck Megalodon /
points 327
behind -83
Position 4
name Bryce Kenny /
truck Great Clips Mohawk Warrior /
points 325
behind -85
Position 5
name Tom Meents / Colton Eichelberger /
truck Max-D /
points 324
behind -86
Position 6
name John Gordon /
truck Bad Company /
points 296
behind -114
Position 7
name Cole Venard / Mike Pagliarulo /
truck Black Pearl /
points 246
behind -164
Position 8
name Ryan Disharoon /
truck Shaker /
points 209
behind -201
Position 9
name Jamey Garner /
truck El Toro Loco /
points 202
behind -208
Position 10
name Linsey Read / Charlie Pauken /
truck Lucas Stabilizer /
points 201
behind -209
Position 11
name Matt Pagliarulo /
truck Jester /
points 162
behind -248
Position 12
name Mike Pagliarulo / Nick Pagliarulo /
truck Kraken /
points 119
behind -291

STADIUM SERIES WEST

POINTS THROUGH February 25, 2024

Position
Name
Truck
Points
Behind
Position 1
name Ryan Anderson /
truck Son-uva Digger /
points 438
behind -0
Position 2
name Adam Anderson /
truck Grave Digger /
points 396
behind -42
Position 3
name Camden Murphy /
truck Bakugan Dragonoid /
points 367
behind -71
Position 4
name Bari Musawwir /
truck Zombie /
points 333
behind -105
Position 5
name Cory Rummell /
truck Megalodon /
points 321
behind -117
Position 6
name Colt Stephens /
truck ThunderROARus /
points 308
behind -130
Position 7
name David Olfert /
truck Velociraptor / Rod Ryan Show /
points 260
behind -178
Position 8
name Joe Foley /
truck El Toro Loco /
points 245
behind -193
Position 9
name Chris Koehler /
truck Monster Mutt / Northern Nightmare /
points 238
behind -200
Position 10
name Kayla Blood /
truck Soldier Fortune /
points 227
behind -211
Position 11
name Mike Christensen /
truck Vendetta /
points 160
behind -278
Position 12
name Jim Koehler /
truck Avenger /
points 156
behind -282

ARENA SERIES CENTRAL

Weston Anderson in Grave Digger

POINTS THROUGH February 18, 2024

Position
Name
Truck
Points
Behind
Position 1
name Weston Anderson /
truck Grave Digger /
points 711
behind
Position 2
name Fernando Martinez /
truck El Toro Loco /
points 532
behind -179
Position 3
name Brianna Mahon /
truck Scooby-Doo /
points 500
behind -211
Position 4
name Brandan Tulachka /
truck Just Get Er Done /
points 487
behind -224
Position 5
name Jamie Sullivan / Joe Dennis /
truck Monster Mutt Dalmatian /
points 430
behind -281
Position 6
name Alex Bardin /
truck Stone Crusher /
points 311
behind -400
Position 7
name Mikayla Tulachka /
truck Megalodon /
points 305
behind -406
Position 8
name Frank Krmel /
truck Zombie /
points 240
behind -471

ARENA SERIES EAST

Krysten Anderson in Grave Digger

POINTS THROUGH February 25, 2024

Position
Name
Truck
Points
Behind
Position 1
name Krysten Anderson /
truck Grave Digger /
points 649
behind
Position 2
name Armando Castro /
truck El Toro Loco /
points 630
behind -19
Position 3
name Zack Garner /
truck Wild Side /
points 553
behind -96
Position 4
name Coty Saucier / Chelsea Vancleave /
truck Dragon /
points 550
behind -99
Position 5
name Chad Tingler /
truck Over Bored /
points 383
behind -266
Position 6
name Mark Hall /
truck Raminator /
points 357
behind -292
Position 7
name Angelina Nock /
truck Megalodon /
points 339
behind -310
Position 8
name Kurt Kraehmer /
truck Rammunition /
points 212
behind -437

ARENA SERIES WEST

Brandon Vinson in Grave Digger

POINTS THROUGH February 25, 2024

Position
Name
Truck
Points
Behind
Position 1
name Brandon Vinson / Matt Cody /
truck Grave Digger /
points 770
behind
Position 2
name Tony Ochs /
truck ThunderROARus /
points 668
behind -102
Position 3
name Dalton Widner /
truck Jurassic Attack /
points 638
behind -132
Position 4
name MJ Solorio /
truck El Toro Loco /
points 516
behind -254
Position 5
name Ashley Sanford / Loghan Ashline /
truck Megalodon /
points 474
behind -296
Position 6
name James Calhoun / Joe Urie /
truck Earth Shaker /
points 379
behind -391
Position 7
name Berto Treviño /
truck Monster Mutt Rottweiler /
points 375
behind -395
Position 8
name Devin Winfield / Jeff Souza /
truck Velociraptor /
points 309
behind -461