South Dakotan Wins Saddle Bronc Title in Vegas
South Dakota saddle bronc rider Chad Ferley is a champion for a second time.
Ferley won the season title over the weekend at the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas. He also won it in 2006.
My main goal here was to make as much money as I could to feed my family, and at the end it worked out and I won.” -Chad Ferley
Ferley, from Oelrichs, South Dakota, won a little more than $204,000 over the 2013 season.
Lisa Lockhart, also of Oelrichs, also had an impressive showing at the NFR by winning the last 2 rounds and finishing 3rd overall in her division. She won 3 rounds and placed 7th.
The Associated Press contributed to this report