Day 5: Joshua Weaver on Lake Okeechobee - Major League Fishing

Day 5: Joshua Weaver on Lake Okeechobee

March 15, 2023 • Invitationals

Learn how Joshua Weaver earned the win in Power-Pole Stop 1 Presented by Phoenix Boats on Lake Okeechobee.

Big bags on Day 2 and Day 3 powered Weaver to victory in the first Tackle Warehouse Invitationals event of the season on the Big O. Winding a vibrating jig on the north end of the lake, the Georgia pro moved up from 61st on Day 1 to earn a $117,500 payday.

Winning tackle:

Black and blue, 3/8-ounce Z-Man Evergreen ChatterBait JackHammer 

Dirty Jigs No-Jack Swim Jig

Googan Baits Happy Trailers

7-foot, 6-inch heavy Favorite Fishing Hex 

6.6:1 gear ratio Favorite Fishing Soleus XCS