With four Bass Pro Tour Stages under his belt, Shin Fukae is starting to get comfortable with the MLF format. Fukae took an early lead in Wednesday’s Shotgun Round of the Phoenix Boats Stage Five Presented by Mercury with 15 fish and 26-6. By the end of the round, Fukae racked up 33 fish for 53-13 and a third-place finish on Smith Lake. Check out some of Fukae’s afternoon action that helped keep him in the Top 3.
Photos by Garrick Dixon