Grand Champion steer auctions for $105,000

SAN ANTONIO – Less than 24 hours after winning the grand champion at the San Antonio Stock Show and Rodeo, Nugget was sold Saturday morning.

Tristan Himes, 11, sold his steer for $105,000 at the auction.

In second place Aven Horn’s steer Timmy sold for $75,000.

Both children said they plan to use the money raised to help pay for their college education in a few years.

Last years grand champion sold for $130,000.