HUNTINGTON — The PBR (Professional Bull Riders) bucked their way into the Mountain State this past weekend as the Whisky Pendleton Velocity Tour made a stop at Big Sandy Superstore Arena for the Huntington Invitational on Friday, Oct. 4 and Saturday, Oct. 5. 

In front of an electric crowd on hand, Ramon de Lima of Rio Branco, Brazil, captured the first Velocity Tour event win of his career.

The PBR Pendleton Whisky Velocity Tour next travels to Rapid City, South Dakota, on Saturday, Oct. 26, with the Rapid City Rumble at Rushmore Plaza Civic Center. The event gets underway at 7 p.m. MDT.

Jarrid McCormick is a reporter for the Williamson Daily News. He can be reached by email at