National Finals Rodeo: Edgar’s Parker Breding scores 90 to win bull riding on Day 2

Brooks is in his fourth consecutive NFR.

Also in saddle bronc riding, Melstone’s Sage Newman was bucked off and earned no score.

Brooks’ feat was matched by Montana native Lisa Lockhart’s second-place finish in barrel racing. Lockhart’s time of 13.70 earned her $21,336; she was .14 behind winner Dona Kay Rule of Minco, Oklahoma.

Lockhart is in her 15th NFR and has won more money at the event than any barrel racer in history.

Meanwhile Friday, 2019 world champion Haven Meged of Miles City found his groove by finishing third in tie-down roping with a time of 8.2 to earn $16,111. Meged finished behind winner Shad Mayfield of Clovis, New Mexico, who had a time of 7.2, and Cory Solomon of Prairie View, Texas, at 7.8.