Northern Oahe Walleye Series Crowns Championship, Team-of-the-Year Winners


Staff reports

The 2nd Annual Northern Oahe Walleye Series Championship event was held on Aug. 19 in Mobridge.

The three-man team of Jordan Nehls of Lincoln, Neb., Mike Nehls of Groton, S.D., and Kevin Nehls of Groton, S.D., took home the top prize with a six-fish limit that weighed 11.39 pounds.

Second place went to Darrell Peters and his twin daughters, Kyra and Kadence Peters, all from Hinton, Iowa, with a six-fish weight of 11.35 pounds.

Third place was claimed by the team of Travor Diegel of Pierre, S.D., Paul Steffen of Pierre, S.D., and Cory Heien of Gettysburg, S.D., with a weight of 10.54 pounds.

Team of the Year for the NOWS was awarded to Adam and Amanda Webster from Black Hawk, S.D. They totaled 1,094 points for the series, which included five qualifying tournaments — Wolves on the Water, Denny Palmer Memorial, Pollock Men’s Club, Whitlock Bay and S.D. Walleye Classic — leading up to the championship.

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