2017 IKA Season Opener - Lake James

Angola, IN
April 15th 6:00 am - April 15th 3:00 pm Eastern, 2017 • 1 Day Tourney
Let's get this season started!  To open it up, we'll be visiting the gorgeous natural chain of lakes in Northeast Indiana consisting of Lake James, Jimmerson Lake, Snow Lake, Big Otter Lake, Little Otter Lake, and Marsh Lake.

3 biggest bass (largemouth and/or smallmouth)

Tournament Headquarters

Former Bledsoe's Beach located on the channel between Lake James and Jimmerson Lake (https://goo.gl/maps/1KFQxDV4aeC2)

Allowable Launch Locations:

  • Tournament HQ (see above)
  • Jimmerson Lake Ramp (North) 
  • Big Otter Ramp
  • Marsh Lake Ramp
  • Pokagon State Park (beach)


Allowable Waters:

  • Lake James
  • Jimmerson Lake
  • Snow Lake
  • Big Otter Lake
  • Little Otter Lake
  • Marsh Lake

Notable Times:

  • 6:00 am - On-site registration begins (pay fees, turn in waiver, get Hawg Trough certified)
  • 6:30 am - Mandatory captain's meeting
  • 7:00 am - First cast
  • 2:00 pm - Tournament ends.  Be at HQ by this time.

Fees:

  • $40 entry fee paid in cash at on-site registration

TourneyX Angler Stats Available   
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Anglers: 71
Fish Caught: 113
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#1Eric Stansberry Eric StansberryE. Stansberry
(IN)
19.75"
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12.50"
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11.75"
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44.00"
19.75"
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12.50"
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11.75"
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#2Mike Densel Mike DenselM. Densel
(IN)
17.75"
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14.50"
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11.50"
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43.75"
17.75"
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14.50"
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11.50"
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#3Jaxton Orr TourneyX Jaxton OrrJ. Orr
(IN)
15.75"
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12.75"
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12.75"
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41.25"
15.75"
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12.75"
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12.75"
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#4Alex Roberts Alex RobertsA. Roberts
(OH)
14.75"
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13.75"
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12.75"
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41.25"
14.75"
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13.75"
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12.75"
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#5Aidan Darlington TourneyX Aidan DarlingtonA. Darlington
(IN)
14.75"
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13.25"
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12.00"
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40.00"
14.75"
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13.25"
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12.00"
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#6Nathan Pickering Nathan PickeringN. Pickering
(IN)
14.75"
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12.50"
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12.25"
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39.50"
14.75"
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12.50"
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12.25"
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#7James Olekszyk James OlekszykJ. Olekszyk
(IN)
13.25"
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13.25"
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12.25"
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38.75"
13.25"
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13.25"
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12.25"
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#8Reed Nicholson Reed NicholsonR. Nicholson
(IN)
13.25"
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12.50"
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12.25"
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38.00"
13.25"
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12.50"
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12.25"
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#9Paul Van Hyfte Paul Van HyfteP. Van Hyfte
(IN)
12.75"
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12.50"
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12.25"
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37.50"
12.75"
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12.50"
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12.25"
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#10basil romanovich Basil RomanovichB. Romanovich
(IN)
13.00"
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12.25"
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12.00"
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37.25"
13.00"
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12.25"
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12.00"
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#11John McLaren John McLarenJ. McLaren
(CO)
13.75"
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11.75"
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11.50"
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37.00"
13.75"
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11.75"
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11.50"
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#12Nick Matthews TourneyX Nick MatthewsN. Matthews
(IN)
13.25"
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11.75"
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11.50"
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36.50"
13.25"
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11.75"
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11.50"
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#13Ivan France TourneyX Ivan FranceI. France
(IN)
13.50"
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11.50"
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11.25"
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36.25"
13.50"
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11.50"
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11.25"
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#14Kyle Shoemaker Kyle ShoemakerK. Shoemaker
(IN)
12.00"
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11.75"
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11.25"
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35.00"
12.00"
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11.75"
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11.25"
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#15Justin Flatter Justin FlatterJ. Flatter
(IN)
12.25"
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11.25"
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11.25"
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34.75"
12.25"
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11.25"
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11.25"
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#16Anthony Burress Anthony BurressA. Burress
(IN)
11.75"
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11.50"
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11.25"
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34.50"
11.75"
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11.50"
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11.25"
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#17Jerry Mitchell Jerry MitchellJ. Mitchell
12.50"
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12.25"
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8.75"
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33.50"
12.50"
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12.25"
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8.75"
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#18Salvador Chavez TourneyX Salvador ChavezS. Chavez
(IN)
12.00"
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11.00"
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10.25"
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33.25"
12.00"
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11.00"
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10.25"
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#19Robert Ogletree Robert OgletreeR. Ogletree
(IN)
11.25"
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11.25"
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10.75"
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33.25"
11.25"
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11.25"
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10.75"
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#20Brad Groves Brad GrovesB. Groves
(IN)
11.50"
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11.25"
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10.25"
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33.00"
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10.25"
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#21Alan Reed Alan ReedA. Reed
(IN)
11.75"
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11.25"
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8.75"
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31.75"
11.75"
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11.25"
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8.75"
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#22Andrew Rediker Andrew RedikerA. Rediker
(IN)
11.25"
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11.00"
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9.50"
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31.75"
11.25"
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11.00"
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9.50"
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#23Joe Gentry TourneyX Joe GentryJ. Gentry
(IN)
17.25"
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14.25"
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31.50"
17.25"
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14.25"
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#24Joel Walter Joel WalterJ. Walter
(IN)
13.75"
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13.50"
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27.25"
13.75"
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13.50"
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#25Rich Allen Rich AllenR. Allen
(IN)
12.50"
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12.25"
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24.75"
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#26Jim Orr TourneyX Jim OrrJ. Orr
(IN)
12.25"
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12.00"
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24.25"
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12.00"
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#27Chris Cook Chris CookC. Cook
(IN)
11.50"
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10.50"
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22.00"
11.50"
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10.50"
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#28Joe Ruwoldt TourneyX Joe RuwoldtJ. Ruwoldt
(OH)
14.25"
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14.25"
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#29Dan Herrmann Dan HerrmannD. Herrmann
(IN)
14.25"
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14.25"
14.25"
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#30Ron Irwin Ron IrwinR. Irwin
(IN)
13.50"
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13.50"
13.50"
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#31Jason Bowersock Jason BowersockJ. Bowersock
(IN)
13.50"
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13.50"
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#32Jason Young Jason YoungJ. Young
(IN)
12.50"
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#33Nick Swan Nick SwanN. Swan
(IN)
12.25"
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#34Manny Avila Manny AvilaM. Avila
(IN)
12.00"
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12.00"
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#35Shawn Mickelson Shawn MickelsonS. Mickelson
(IN)
11.25"
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#36Joe Armstrong Joe ArmstrongJ. Armstrong
(IN)
11.25"
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11.25"
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#37Joshua Kennedy Joshua KennedyJ. Kennedy
(IN)
11.00"
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11.00"
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#38Matt Gibson Matt GibsonM. Gibson
(IN)
10.75"
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10.75"
10.75"
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#39Jeff Gulachek Jeff GulachekJ. Gulachek
(IN)
10.75"
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10.75"
10.75"
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#40Levi Johnson Levi JohnsonL. Johnson
(IN)
10.50"
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#41Joseph Wulitich TourneyX Joseph WulitichJ. Wulitich
(IN)
10.00"
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#42Tyler Bailey Tyler BaileyT. Bailey
(IN)
0"
#43Nic Beery Nic BeeryN. Beery
(IN)
0"
#44Mike Berger Mike BergerM. Berger
(IN)
0"
#45Jake DeMink Jake DeMinkJ. DeMink
(MI)
0"
#46Scott Doering Scott DoeringS. Doering
(IN)
0"
#47Ryan Farrar Ryan FarrarR. Farrar
(IN)
0"
#48Cole Garland Cole GarlandC. Garland
(IN)
0"
#49Zac Gibbs Zac GibbsZ. Gibbs
(IN)
0"
#50Tommy Ginder Tommy GinderT. Ginder
(IN)
0"
#51Lane Harris Lane HarrisL. Harris
(IN)
0"
#52John Howard John HowardJ. Howard
(IN)
0"
#53Michael Matthews Michael MatthewsM. Matthews
(IN)
0"
#54Andrew McCullough Andrew McCulloughA. McCullough
(IN)
0"
#55JJ Merimonti JJ MerimontiJ. Merimonti
(IN)
0"
#56Brett Meyer Brett MeyerB. Meyer
(IN)
0"
#57Eric Nicholson Eric NicholsonE. Nicholson
(IN)
0"
#58Tyler Perdue Tyler PerdueT. Perdue
(IN)
0"
#59Andrew Piesyk Jr. Andrew Piesyk Jr.A. Piesyk Jr.
(IN)
0"
#60Andrew Piesyk Sr. Andrew Piesyk Sr.A. Piesyk Sr.
(IN)
0"
#61Alex Smallman Alex SmallmanA. Smallman
(IN)
0"
#62Brandon Smith Brandon SmithB. Smith
(IN)
0"
#63Carter Summey Carter SummeyC. Summey
(IN)
0"
#64sonny swartz Sonny SwartzS. Swartz
(MI)
0"
#65Ryan Sweat Ryan SweatR. Sweat
(IN)
0"
#66Jeremiah Thompson Jeremiah ThompsonJ. Thompson
(IN)
0"
#67Todd Voreis Todd VoreisT. Voreis
(IN)
0"
#68Aaron Wilson Aaron WilsonA. Wilson
(IN)
0"
#69Nate Wright Nate WrightN. Wright
(IN)
0"
#70Terry Wright Terry WrightT. Wright
(IN)
0"
#71Clint Zehr Clint ZehrC. Zehr
(IN)
0"

Hourly Weigh-In For Saturday, Apr 15th, 2017

Hour 2 (7:00 am - 7:59 am)
Jaxton Orr Jaxton OrrJ. OrrFort Wayne, IN15.75"Bass
Hour 3 (8:00 am - 8:59 am)
Nick Matthews Nick MatthewsN. MatthewsNoblesville, IN13.25"Bass
Hour 4 (9:00 am - 9:59 am)
Alex Roberts Alex RobertsA. RobertsFostoria, OH13.75"Bass
Hour 5 (10:00 am - 10:59 am)
Nathan Pickering Nathan PickeringN. PickeringCicero, IN14.75"Bass
Hour 6 (11:00 am - 11:59 am)
Aidan Darlington Aidan DarlingtonA. DarlingtonNoblesville, IN14.75"Bass
Hour 7 (12:00 pm - 12:59 pm)
Alex Roberts Alex RobertsA. RobertsFostoria, OH14.75"Bass
Hour 8 (1:00 pm - 1:59 pm)
Joe Gentry Joe GentryJ. GentryNineveh, IN17.25"Bass
Hour 9 (2:00 pm - 2:59 pm)
Eric Stansberry Eric StansberryE. StansberryLafayette, IN19.75"Bass

Daily Big Fish

Apr 15th, 2017
Eric Stansberry Eric StansberryE. StansberryLafayette, IN19.75"Bass

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