Ken Holder and John Gipson Jr. teamed up on a cold, windy day to catch 19.73 pounds and win the Michiana Fishing League opener on Koontz Lake last month.
The winners also won the big bass pot with a 5.70 largemouth.
For as long as Kevin VanDam can remember, Easter weekend has involved a huge in-store promotion at his family’s well-known D & R Sports Center retail store. Kevin met many of his fishing heroes at the store as a young man, and has since served as one of many famous pros who attend the annual event to meet with fans.
Northland Fishing Tackle enters the premium hardbait game with the new Rumble crankbait series for walleyes and bass, designed by chief lure designer Jarmo Rapala.