Tanner Brunner of Ramona placed second in the final round of steer wrestling at the National Finals Rodeo last week in Las Vegas.
He threw the steer in 3.8 seconds after his horse left the gate, tying with another performer. The placing earned him $18,192.
Brunner placed seventh in the eighth round at 4.1 seconds, for total winnings at NFR of $24,960.
This was his second consecutive year to qualify for the NFR. He placed in one round last year.