Rasmusan, Sillerud Start Title Defense Strong
Defending champions JR Rasmusan and Norm Sillerud got off to a good start as they try to repeat as “Team of the Year” for the Fort Peck Championship Series.
The duo took first place at the Rock Creek Tournament on Saturday with a top weight of 88.96 pounds. The two-day event kicked off the Fort Peck Championship Series consisting of three tournaments on Fort Peck Lake over the next two months.
Rasmusan and Sillerud won the series last year, coming from behind in the standings with a win at Hell Creek, the final tournament in the series. A win at the Gov Cup the weekend before and a thir...