Grand Champion Steer, ‘Travis’ sets San Antonio Stock Show auction record!

The annual San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo attracts millions of visitors and exhibitors from all over the U.S.

Winning this year’s Grand Champion steer was 18-year-old Ashton Floyd from Denver City FFA! Floyd took home the honors with her light gray steer, Travis. The excitement did not stop there, though, as the team set a new record at the auction of $160,000. Floyd mentioned she named Travis after someone she looks up to.

San Antonio Express-News reported Floyd said the lessons she learned while raising Travis are invaluable, especially considering the connections shes made.

In a Facebook post, her mother sent their deepest gratitude for the village of people that have supported Floyd along this incredible journey.

Story via San Antonio Express-News

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