District 18 National Semi-finals was held October 2-3, 2021 on 10 Mile Creek in Lakeside, OR. Pretty tough conditions but as always, a few managed to find and catch fish.  Oregon won the state pride by 4.81 pounds.

Todd Woolard from Oregon was the top boater overall for the weekend with 32.00. Peter Gobel, also from Oregon came in 2nd on the boater side with 28.66. Taking 3rd place on the boater side was Chris Lambert from Washington with 28.03. These three boaters will advance to the 2022 TBF Federation National Championship.

Todd Woolard

Dez Ruffin







National Qualifiers, Left to Right
Peter Gobel, Todd Woolard, Dez Ruffin, Chris Lambert, Dane Lawrence, Rocky Ward


On the co-angler side, coming in 1st place was Hernandez Ruffin, who is also the WA TBF State President, with 24.80. Dane Lawrence from Oregon took 2nd place with 20.86. And rounding out the Top 3 was Rocky Ward from Oregon with 19.44. They will also advance to the 2022 National Championship.

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