Bull Riders Return to EagleBank

Fans return with enthusiasm; Virginian finishes second.

The Professional Bull Riders tour returned to EagleBank Arena in Fairfax with the Autolite FRAM Invitational from Sept. 24-25. Some of the top bull riders in the world competed in the newly launched Challenger Series.  Alex Marcilio from Macaubal, Brazil won the event as the only rider to go a perfect two-for-two by finishing strong on the last ride of the weekend with a top score of 86.5 points. Michael Lane from Tazewell, Va. finished second while newcomer Mynar Barrientos from Brazil placed third.