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Parsons wins National Guard FLW Walleye Tour event on Lake Oahe

PIERRE, S.D. – Pro Chase Parsons of Brillion, Wis., and co-angler Christopher Hanson of New Hope, Minn., caught five walleyes weighing 18 pounds, 5 ounces to win the National Guard FLW Walleye Tour tournament on Lake Oahe. Parsons had a three-day catch of 15 walleyes weighing 53-2. He won by 3-pounds,14-ounces over his closest competitor in an event featuring anglers from 18 states and Canada. Parsons took home $52,000 for his efforts. READ MORE »

Parsons earns first win on Oahe

Parsons earns first win on Oahe

PIERRE, S.D. — He’s been chasing down a win since going pro seven years ago, and he got it today on Lake Oahe. Chase Parsons, son of legendary fisherman Gary Parsons, asserted himself Saturday as a pro of the highest caliber in his own right with a three-day total of 15 walleyes for 58 pounds and a National Guard FLW Walleye Tour win. READ MORE »

Hanson hangs on for co-angler crown on Oahe

Hanson hangs on for co-angler crown on Oahe

PIERRE, S.D. — Christopher Hanson of New Hope, Minn., took the Co-angler Division lead Friday on Lake Oahe, which led to his pairing Saturday with pro Chase Parsons. The pair went to town on the fish in the National Guard FLW Walleye Tour finals, landing a tournament limit of five that weighed 18 pounds, 5 ounces and ushered each of them into the winner’s circle. READ MORE »

Shootout at Peoria Flats under dark skies

Shootout at Peoria Flats under dark skies

PIERRE, S.D. — There seems to be little question the final National Guard FLW Walleye Tour event of the 2011 regular season will be decided near Peoria Flats – that’s where most if not all of the 10 boats carrying finalists were headed this morning after taking off from Spring Creek. It will be a treetop battle Saturday for the best walleyes Lake Oahe has to offer and lucrative tournament purses for the winners. READ MORE »

Parsons takes over lead on Oahe

Parsons takes over lead on Oahe

PIERRE, S.D. — Those who follow professional walleye fishing know the name Parsons: It is associated with great tournament finishes on bodies of water stretching from Lake Erie in the east to Keweenaw Waterway up north to as far south as Bull Shoals Lake and westward to Oahe. Usually the name in front of it in people’s minds is Gary, but on Friday his son Chase Parsons proved once again that he is a force to be reckoned with in his own right. READ MORE »

Parsons leads National Guard FLW Walleye Tour event on Lake Oahe

PIERRE, S.D. – Pro Chase Parsons of Brillion, Wis., and co-angler Cody Lauer of Rapid City, S.D., caught five walleyes weighing 22 pounds, 8 ounces Friday to give Parsons the lead at the National Guard FLW Walleye Tour tournament on Lake Oahe. Parsons now has a two-day catch of 10 walleyes weighing 39-11 and a small 15-ounce lead over his uncle, Keith Kavajecz, in second place going into the final day of competition. Anglers from 18 states and Canada are fishing for top awards of up to $63,000 in the Pro Division and up to $10,500 in the Co-angler Division. READ MORE »

Walleye anglers face top-10 cut on Oahe

Walleye anglers face top-10 cut on Oahe

PIERRE, S.D. — The full field of 113 pros and 113 co-anglers fishing in the National Guard FLW Walleye Tour event on Lake Oahe are competing to survive Friday’s cut. Only the top 10 in each division, based on accumulated weight over the tourney’s first two days, will qualify to fish Saturday in the finale of the last event of the 2011 regular season. READ MORE »

Peters puts on clinic in Pierre

Peters puts on clinic in Pierre

PIERRE, S.D. — Pro Darrell Peters took the lead early on during the day-one weigh-in of the National Guard FLW Walleye Tour event on Lake Oahe with five fish weighing 21 pounds, 9 ounces. Nearly three hours later after all 226 anglers had weighed their walleyes, he was still on top with 2 pounds and an ounce to spare. READ MORE »

Peters leads National Guard FLW Walleye Tour event on Lake Oahe

PIERRE, S.D. – Pro Darrell Peters of Slayton, Minn., and co-angler Jeff Sass of Waupun, Wis., brought in five walleyes weighing 21 pounds, 9 ounces Thursday to lead day one of the National Guard FLW Walleye Tour tournament on Lake Oahe. The pair now hold a 2-pound, 1-ounce lead over their closest rivals in an event featuring 113 pros and 113 co-anglers representing 18 states and Canada fishing for top awards of $63,000 in the Pro Division and $10,500 in the Co-angler Division. READ MORE »

In search of Oahe overs

In search of Oahe overs

PIERRE, S.D. — It’s all about the overs in this week’s National Guard FLW Walleye Tour event on Lake Oahe, according to last year’s Oahe champion, Eric Olson. As the 2011 regular season draws to a close over the next three days in central South Dakota, the 113 walleye pros and as many co-anglers fishing the tournament will all be in search of walleyes as far over the 20-inch mark as they can find. READ MORE »

National Guard FLW Walleye Tour headed to Lake Oahe

National Guard FLW Walleye Tour headed to Lake Oahe

PIERRE, S.D. — The National Guard FLW Walleye Tour will visit Lake Oahe in Pierre, S.D., Aug. 25-27 for the fourth and final qualifying event of this season. The tournament, being hosted by the Pierre Area Chamber of Commerce, will feature as many as 200 top walleye anglers casting for top awards of up to $63,000 in the Pro Division and $10,500 in the Co-angler Division. READ MORE »