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#12252332 - 05/18/17 06:53 PM Lavon 5-17, 5-18
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Registered: 05/10/16
Posts: 168
Yesterday I had the pleasure of fishing with two cousins and was really hoping for some good luck with the wind blowing 25-30mph. After the first two stops produced 3 keepers and there were boats setting on my next two spots I knew it was going to be a grind. I tried hanging on some good brush out in the wind but when your running the trolling motor on 80% and waves are crashing over the bow it's just too rough. We gave it a college try but I just could not get on any numbers. We found the dinks but the bigger fish just couldn't land on them. Ended up with 12 keepers and a pissed off guide.

This morning I had repeat customer John and his buddy Mark out and stubborn me started in the first place we started yesterday. We had 28 keepers and lost another 8-10 keepers. Second spot produced 2 keepers and the 3rd stop produced around 30 keepers. We had an easy two man limit and several really nice fish and never broke a sweat. I knew those fish were there yesterday but I just couldn't make them bite!
This wind has really been beating me down. Lavon is a beast with 20-30 mph south/east winds.
we caught everything fishing 6-12' water on sour grape/Chart, and black/Chart jigs.

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#12252785 - 05/19/17 12:10 AM Re: Lavon 5-17, 5-18 [Re: Hancock's Guide Service]
Ledeez Offline
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Registered: 09/01/15
Posts: 1023
Loc: Lake lavon

#12252789 - 05/19/17 12:27 AM Re: Lavon 5-17, 5-18 [Re: Hancock's Guide Service]
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Registered: 12/30/08
Posts: 4727
Loc: Desoto,Tx. Dallas county
That is one good lookin tailgate thumb

#12252814 - 05/19/17 04:59 AM Re: Lavon 5-17, 5-18 [Re: Hancock's Guide Service]
HOGON Offline
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Registered: 01/07/12
Posts: 1076
Loc: McKinney, Texas
Considering everything Jerry I would say without a doubt you are DA MAN!

Get Ya Some!


#12252818 - 05/19/17 05:13 AM Re: Lavon 5-17, 5-18 [Re: Hancock's Guide Service]
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Registered: 07/12/10
Posts: 42269
Loc: Universal City Tx.
Nice Slabs. Good job. thumb

IGFA World Record Rio Grande Cichlid. Lake Dunlap.

John 3:16

#12252838 - 05/19/17 06:24 AM Re: Lavon 5-17, 5-18 [Re: banker-always fishing]
Bobcat1 Offline
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Registered: 01/15/07
Posts: 18675
Loc: Sanger,Texas
Tougher than me. Wind scared Great job!

#12252875 - 05/19/17 07:07 AM Re: Lavon 5-17, 5-18 [Re: Hancock's Guide Service]
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Registered: 03/02/03
Posts: 2555
Loc: Temple,Tx,USA
On a roll!!!!!

#12253120 - 05/19/17 09:29 AM Re: Lavon 5-17, 5-18 [Re: Hancock's Guide Service]
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Nice fish.


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