Bull Bash raises $8,700

The Third Annual Ridin' For Cash bull riding champion was Guthrie Long of Gardendale, TX. Second place was Will Anderson of Haslet, TX; third place was Stormy Rasberry of Roby, TX; fourth place was McKennon Wimberley of Cool, TX; fifth place went to Bradley Brittion of Odessa, TX and the sixth place winner was Kyle Carson of Ranger, TX.The Mutton Bustin Champion was Kaleb Hall of Sweetwater."Ruben Cruz of Ozona was our rodeo announcer and did an amazing job," said Annie Miles, event coordinator. "To keep the crowd on their feet, Adam Costello of Tomball was our barrel-man. Our bull riding judges for the event were Ricky Walker of Abilene and Kyle Hamm also from Abilene. We had four awesome bull fighters that did a great job keeping the riders safe — Marty Cormier of San Angelo, Jimmy Lee also from San Angelo, Chuck Swisher from Dover Okla. and Cody Gregory from Abilene. Bulls were brought by Monte, Janet, Riley and Rex Samford from Eula, TX (Flying S Bucking Bulls), Lane and Sean Smith of Aspermont, TX (SS livestock) and Shane and Robin Smith of Graham, TX (Circle S Bucking Bulls). We can't express enough how thankful we are for our sponsors, volunteers and rodeo personnel that helps every year."For any information about Ridin' for Cash Bull Bash, or sponsor information contact Matt or Annie Miles at 325-338-8212 or 325-721-4588. You can find them on Facebook or you can email them at ridinforcash@aol.com. T-shirts are still for sale and can be bought by contacting Matt or Annie.