Taking first place and the $200.00 Monster Rod Holder Bonus was the team of Brent Riddle of Chillicothe, Missouri and Larry Yowell of Kirksville, Missouri with a total weight of 128.25 pounds and earning $3,500.00. Brent and Larry were fishing up near the Pickwick Dam in 30-60 feet of water using skipjack heads to take first place and catch only 5 fish for the day. Each team is allowed to weigh in their top 5 fish for the day.

In second place was the Killen, Alabama team of Douglas Hendrix and Quentin Hendrix with a weight of 106.25 pound and earning $1,500.00. Douglas and Quentin were fishing Wilson Lake in the morning to catch 3 fish and then moved to Pickwick Lake when the wind picked up on Wilson Lake where they caught their final 2 keeper fish to give them second place. The team caught fish in 4 feet of water up to 60 feet of water using skipjack to catch a total of 7 fish for the day.

Third place went to the Caledonia, Mississippi team of Joey Pounders and Jay Gallop with a total weight of 90.65 pound and earning $1,000.00. Joey and Jay were fishing Wilson Lake in 20-40 feet of water using 4 inch shad to catch 25 fish for the day.

Monster Rod Holder Pro Staff Daryl and Jason Masingale of Paragould, Arkansas took fourth place with a weight of 90.25 pounds earning $700.00. Daryl and Jason were fishing Wilson Lake in 35-50 feet of water using skipjack fillets to catch 12 fish for the day including Big Fish of the Day weighing 49.95 pounds and earning the team an additional $880.00. Daryl and Jason also had Big Fish of the Day at the first event of the year at Tawakoni, Texas with a 67.45 pound Blue catfish.

Fifth place went to Donald Moore III of Louisiana, Missouri and Brad Pruett of Pleasant Hill, Illinois with a weight of 88.15 pounds and earning $400.00. Donald and Brad were fishing Wilson Lake anywhere from 15-60 feet of water using skipjack to catch 7 fish for the day.

Sixth Place went to Phil King and Tim Haynie from Corinth, MS with 73.25 pounds and earning $300.00.

Sevent Place went to Russ Devore and Keith Moses from Dexter, MO and Florence, AL with 66.55lbs and earning them $250.00

8th Place – Justin Hedges and Tom Petrowski 56.35 lbs

9th Place – Clyde Caldwell and Matthew Wainscott 56.15 lbs

10th Place – David Shipman and Jackie Cooksey 54.5 lbs

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