173 Teams competed in a Lake Hickory Record Crowd! When the scales closed, long time Skeeter owner Darren Sigmon and Brian Huffman collected another huge payout! Their 18.17lbs of Lake Hickory Largemouth won 1st place and as the Highest Finishing Skeeter - they took home a total of $14,000!!
Eric Self and Tyler Beam finished in 3rd place with 17.15lbs and were the 2nd highest finishing Skeeter/Yamaha which boosted their total winnings to $6,500!
The second tournament for White Pine Marine Trail was Saturday April 23rd on Douglas Lake. We had another good turnout with 100 boats. The day was a sunny day with temps reaching near 80 degrees. The fishing was as good as the weather with fish in all stages of the spawn they were caught shallow and deep. The team of Bobby Ferguson and Marty Stewart brought to the scales 23.48 pounds to win and they also had big largemouth for tourney of 6.95lb. This veteran team was quoted that they fished post spawn deep fish.