Day 3

Gotta love combined weight! My partner, Pete, throws a giant 128 pointer on 8lb test across this point and catches a 3.48lber- good for a grand- and good weight for us! Today was a struggle, we only caught 7 keepers, and couldn’t cull a small smallie. At least we fought our way to a top 10 finish. We weighed 10.21lbs, and finished 9th place. Congrats to Clifford Pirch on winning his 2nd Open, and I’m off to the...

Day 2

Gambled this morning by going to the back of vegas wash, and it didn’t work! Had two good bites there in practice and none today. I did catch a huge carp that I thought was my kicker. I caught three in the lower basin by 9, then took off for temple bar, and finished my limit there. Culled quite a few, but only ended with 8 something. I need to regroup tomorrow, but I’m not sure how. Guess it’ll come to me by morning, I...

Day 1

5 for 9.97lbs, I like my start! Caught my first limit by 8am on jigs, then started running new areas looking for better fish. Ended up with about 20keepers, but the best was only about 2lbs. Caught largies and smallies, it was a great day out in the wind! Gonna go for it tomorrow, try to catch a big bag to have a chance to win. Actually played it safe today, so as not to take myself out of it. 11.6lbs is leading, so it’s wide open to win. Go big or go...