By Earl Sigley
ISRAEL SHAFFER & GARRY SHAFFER TAKE THE WIN!
The third event of the season started out the day with light winds and a
temp of around 63 degrees and take off at 6:00 and cloudy skies. Anglers
reported catching their fish early the day using various baits and
locations. A total of 72 fish were caught that weighted in a total of
The first place team of Israel Shaffer and Garry Shaffer reported
catching their 5 fish limit using Carolina rigs and tubs throughout the
day on the main lake channel breaks in 8 to 12 foot of water. The team
ended the day with a sack of fish that weight in at 18.44 pounds that
earned the team $1185.00 and plagues for the first place win. The team
is sponsored by Jim Kimper in Gordonville MO. GREAT JOB GUYS!
The second place team
of Bill Griffith and Greg Ellett reported catching their 5 fish limit
early using a frogs and sincos in the matted grass in 2 to 4 feet of
water. The team had a total weight of 17.32 pounds that earned them
$685.00 for first place and entering the option money worth $190.00 the
team earned a total of $875.00 and plaques. The team is sponsored by
Dunns Sporting Goods in Marion IL.
The third place team of Matt Strobel and Dwayne Jones reported catching
their 5 fish limit using Snagproof frogs, Lunker Lure Jigs and shacky
Haeds, in 2 to 4 foot of water throught the day. The team caught a lot
of fish and cauled throughout the day to end up with 16.29 pounds of
fish that earned the team $400.00 and plaques. The team is sponsored by
Snag proof, Vicious fishing, Hog Caller, Lunker Lure and S&S Guide
The big bass of the day was caught by Randy Lynch and Ross Genaro ended
the day with 1 fish that weight in at 5.94 pounds that earned the team
$240.00 and a plaque. The team reported catching the fish in the grass
on the main lake. NICE FISH GUYS!