The 25 teams in Arjay’s Wednesday Night Fishing League faced a tough night on the water at Portage Lake near Vicksburg, Mich.
There were no limits caught but Mark and Mike Oldenberg had three dandies for 8.42 pounds to win the Wild Minnow Baits first place. Their catch included the big bass of the event, a 4.78 pounder.
Bill Mathews and Chris Zodice caught five bass weighing 14.28 pounds to win the Southwest Michigan Anglers Club tournament on Diamond Lake last weekend.
The winners also won the big bass pot with a 3.85-pound largemouth. They fished jigs on shallow flats. Second place went to Tom Noe and John Gipson with a limit weighing 11.96 pounds caught on topwaters and jigs.
Minn Kota announces the upcoming release of the Raptor shallow water anchor. With a host of new innovations and unmatched anchoring and durability, the Raptor is engineered to stand up to the harshest conditions, giving anglers the ability to confidently hold their boat securely in place in more fishing situations than ever before.