Gary Butcher and Scott Smith won big on Portage Lake last week in the Arjay’s Weeknight Tournament Trail.
Butcher and Smith had five bass weighing 13.56 for first place and also took home the Jaywalker’s Junk Fish prize with a dog fish weighing 6.90 pounds.
The winners used Butcher Baits’ Custom Stick Baits.
Wes Stevens and Justin Groff were second with a 10-18 limit and Charlie Fouts and Ray Lohr were third with 9.68 pounds. Proud and Lambert were fourth with 9.50.
The Clear H2o first out of the money went to Robert Hagen and Brandon Kauffman with 9.42 pounds while the Butcher Baits second out of the money went to Jared Yoder and David Ringler with four fish weighing 8.92 pounds.
Yoder and Ringler also had big bass of the tournament, a 4.98-pound largemouth.