More than 30 professional bull riders from across the country set their sights on Manhattan Friday night for the CBR Horizon Series event at Weber Arena, with Dustin Hall coming out on top.
The Springfield, Mo., native posted a 93 on the bull, Wilson, in the championship round of the performance, edging Zenda’s Cooper Kanngiesser’s score of 90.
Riggin Phillips, from McKinney, Texas, rode to an 87.5 in the final round atop Schuffler.
The nation-wide bull riding tour sponsored by the Kansas State Rodeo Club and featured riders from 14 different states and two countries, as Brazil native Robson Arago posted an 82 in the long round to advance to the championship.
K-State alums Nick Dupis and Lucas Dick also competed on Friday night. Dupis, from Fowler, posted an 85 in the long round, while Dick failed to qualify for the finals.