MEADOW LAKE, Saskatchewan – With a win at tonight’s Meadow Lake Bull-a-Rama, current Bull Riders Canada number one and reigning champ Brian Hervey has increased his lead. Hervey now has an edge of 565 points over number two Cody Moore.
Scores of 85 in the long go on Lite Em Up and 86 on Hawaii Five-O in the short go were two points better than Australian Riley Gibson. Thursday night in North East Saskatchewan was worth over $3,500 for Hervey moving his season total to just under $9,000.
In his first event back on Canadian soil, Riley Gibson kicked things off well. An 84 was second place in the long go while his 85 in the short go tied him for second there. Gibson heads to the next event with nearly $2,500 cash in his Wrangler Jeans.
Rising star Logan Biever moves inside the top ten in the BRC standings with his showing tonight in Meadow Lake. Biever, only 16 years old, put scores of 82.5 and 85 together to finish third overall and add $2,002 to his 2014 earnings. The Claresholm High School Student is now the youngest man inside the top ten, sitting sixth.
Jake Stemo and Gerard Oversby cashed in for over $400 each with their 81.5 point bull rides.
The following are the results from the Meadow Lake Bull-a-Rama. June 5th, 2014 in Meadow Lake, SK.
Long Go: 1. Brian Hervey on Lite Em Up, 85 points, $1,653.00; 2. Riley Gibson on Bad Boy Slim, 84, $1,239.00; 3. Logan Biever on Playin’ Chicken, 82.5, $826.00; 4. Gerard Oversby on Black Crook, 81.5, $413.00.
Short Go: 1. Brian Hervey on Hawaii Five-O, 86 points, $1,900.00; 2. (tie) Logan Biever on Despicable Me and Riley Gibson on Northern Lights, 85, $1,187.50 each; 4. Jake Stemo on Talk is Cheap, 81.5, $475.00.
Aggregate and Total Money Won: 1. Brian Hervey, 171 on two bulls, $3,553.00; 2. Riley Gibson, 169/2, $2,426.00; 3. Logan Biever, 167.5/2, $2,013.00; 4. Jake Stemo, $475.00; 5. Gerard Oversby, $413.00.
BRC Inc. 2014 Standings up to and including Meadow Lake, SK June 5th, 2014
Place. Contestant, Hometown, Money Won, Points Earned
1st Brian Hervey Brant, AB $8,986.00 1480
2nd Cody Moore Vernon, BC $10,677.00 915
3rd Ken Siemens Fort St. John, BC $5,709.00 865
4th Cody Coverchuk Meadow Lake, SK $8,087.50 840
5th Miles Pennington Stettler, AB $6,304.50 780
6th Logan Biever Claresholm, AB $3,248.00 775
7th Tim Lipsett Lumsden, SK $3,585.00 765
8th Taran Chirgwin Calliope, QLD, Autralia $2,978.00 675
9th Ian Molan Cork, Ireland $1,331.00 660
10th Matt O’Flynn Quesnel, BC $650.00 585
Meadow Lake was the 13th event of 2014 for Bull Riders Canada Inc. Next on the schedule is the Bashaw Bull Bash presented by Klink’s Oilfield on June 14th in Bashaw, Alberta.
About Bull Riders Canada Inc: Bull Riders Canada Inc. (BRC), founded in 2013 has the goal of becoming the largest public, Canadian-owned and operated bull riding company in Canada. In 2014 the BRC is on track to sanction upwards of 40 events across four Canadian Provinces concluding with the Wrangler Bull Riders Canada Finals II presented by The Patchwork Group in Lloydminster, SK featuring $20,000 in prize money on October 10th and 11th. You can follow the BRC throughout the season on Facebook, Twitter and also on YouTube. For more information visit BullRidersCanada.com