Mark Tornai and Tom Potter prevailed on the Potomac today with a winning bag that weighed 16.70 lbs. Second place went to Shawn Phipps and David Hooker with 16.30 lbs and third was awarded to Kris Johnson and Eddie Minor with a weight of 16.15 lbs. The big fish today was caught by John Kulick and Bill Barnes and weighed 5.40 lbs.
It was a windy day on the Potomac with a 15 mph southern breeze. Air temperatures started in the low 70s and heated up into the 90s by the end of the tournament. Water temperatures ranged from the upper 60s to the upper 70s and was stained to muddy. High tide was at 9:26 am at Leesylvania State Park.
For the few boaters that went down to Aquia Creek, it was a rough ride back to weigh in. The outgoing tide and the southern breeze built up a decent swell on the main river.
|April 29, 2017||6:30 AM||Battlefield Bass||2017|
|Team||Number of fish||Total Bag Weight||Big Fish||Outcome|
|Stone/Perham||2 / 1 Dead||6.20 / 5.40||2.80||10th|
|Adams/Velasquez||2 / 1 Dead||4.40 / 3.60||—||12th|
|Leesylvania State Park|
|16276 Neabsco Beach Way, Woodbridge, VA 22191, USA|