Chad Pipkens is on a roll! He just caught his fifth keeper. Bassmaster Marshal Josh Lowry
Jacob Powroznik just got smoked out of the area where he'd seen a big bass on a spawning bed. He was working a spawning bed - not the one with the lunker on it - when he put his rod down and pulled the trolling motor up, saying, "I can't see in this crap." James Overstreet and were glad to hear it. Has anyone ever died from smoke inhalation on a lake? That's the latest thought running through the minds of us two scientific rockets.
Pipkens gets his third keeper. Photo by Bassmaser Marshal Josh Lowry
With the report that Rojas has five fish for 17 pounds, that unofficially puts him in the lead. Not just a lead, but a 4 to 5 pound advantage over Jared Lintner.
We finally made to the south all the way to the dam. We found Dean Rojas chatting with his marshal. He told is he just caught one about 7 pounds. Now he confirmed he has five fish weighing about 17 pounds.
Photos by Bassmaster Marshal Josh Lowry