Will competitors enjoy a more productive fishery this time?
Nate Wellman won the Northern Open on Lake Erie and secured his lifelong dream of competing in the Classic.
Nate Wellman holds onto lead in the Lake Erie Northern Open, but John Devries' 26-7 puts him in hunt.
In this article read how Nate Wellman's parents surprised him on his first day of competition in the 2011 Elite Series Alabama Charge at Pickwick Lake. They drove all night from Grand Rapids, Michigan to cheer him on.