Fishing with the Gainesville Bass Club this year- our first tournament was today and thought I'd share the little bit I know.
26 boats fished it. 21 lbs took first. 14 lbs took second, and 11 lbs took third. Saturday was a MUCH better day from the looks of it as the top 5 finishers all came from Saturday.
We had ~12 bites today boated 5 fish, 4 keepers (I missed several early on a buzz bait). 1 14"er and 3 16"ers for 8.95 lbs and 6th overall (someone correct me if I counted wrong at the ramp!). Caught all of our fish with the boat in 8-10' of water and fishing around the stick ups. Water temps Friday were all the way up to 66 degrees in some areas, but today they stayed around 55-58 degrees. Still pretty stained where we were. Every fish we caught from Friday and today was on a black or black/blue colored bait.
I hate we didn't finish any better, but I guess that's all part of it! Special thanks to Donald Harper for helping me break down my lake map. Every fish caught today was caught in an area he picked out on the map. Also a big thanks to Brad for the hook up on the baits and both him and James Biggs for the general shop talk.
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