Top Four of Stage Three Recap Lake Athens - Major League Fishing

Top Four of Stage Three Recap Lake Athens

March 19, 2020 • Bass Pro Tour

For much of the Championship Round, it looked like Mark Daniels, Jr. would win the General Tire Stage Three Presented by TrueTimber. But in the third period, Ott DeFoe found a school of fish and was unstoppable. He won Stage Three with 69 pounds, 12 ounces, which is more than a 28-pound lead over second place. 

Alton Jones, Jr. managed to work his way up to second place late in the third period, ending the Championship Round with 41-09. 

Daniels ended the day in third place with 39-02, and Brent Chapman came in fourth with 37-13. We spoke with the top four pros of Stage Three when they came off Lake Athens on Wednesday.