Boater Matt Mroczek of Madison, Wis., caught a five-bass limit weighing 12 pounds, 12 ounces Saturday to win $4,695 in the FLW BFL Great Lakes Division tournament on Lake Winneconne. Mroczek was dragging green-pumpkin tubes over rocky bottoms in 8-10 feet of water to sack his limit.
Rounding out the top 10 boaters:
2nd: William Sutton, Lake Mills, Iowa, five bass, 12-10, $2,348
3rd: Brady Farrell, Fort Atkinson, Wis., five bass, 12-8, $1,096
4th: Wells Kaiser, Cuba City, Wis., five bass, 12-1, $939
5th: Dan Ehmen, Rockford, Ill., five bass, 11-14, $822
6th: Chris Aswegan, Lisbon, Iowa, five bass, 11-11, $822
6th: Jeff Krisher, Madison, Wis., five bass, 11-11, $822
8th: Jim Barczak, Fremont, Wis., five bass, 11-8, $704
9th: Jeff Ritter, Prairie Du Chien, Wis., five bass, 11-6, $587
9th: Joseph Sukowatey, Brookfield, Wis., five bass, 11-6, $587
Matt Cummings of Baraboo, Wis., caught a five-bass limit weighing 11 pounds, 6 ounces to win $2,348 in the Co-angler Division on Lake Winneconne. Cummings was running black frogs over pads and crawling green tubes in 2-6 feet of water to haul in his limit.
Rounding out the top 10 co-anglers:
2nd: Kevin Anderson, Ettrick, Wis., five bass, 10-12, $1,174
3rd: Terry Anderson, Cambridge, Ill., five bass, 10-7, $781
4th: Ken Haslam, Madison, Wis., five bass, 10-6, $482
4th: Chad Kerr, Burlington, Iowa, five bass, 10-6, $482
4th: Patrick Kilbey, Friendship, Wis., five bass, 10-6, $482
7th: Jason Howland, Albert Lea, Minn., five bass, 10-2, $391
8th: Mike McKnight, Johnston, Iowa, five bass, 9-13, $352
9th: Tim Wood, La Crosse, Wis., five bass, 9-12, $313
10th: Ryan Meske, Iron River, Mich., five bass, 9-8, $274
BFL Great Lakes Division tournament is scheduled for July 10, on the Mississippi River/Wabasha Pools 4-5 in Wabasha, Minn. After the fifth Great Lakes Division tournament is complete, the top 40 boaters and co-anglers based on point standings will qualify for the Regional Championship at Kentucky Lake in Gilbertsville, Ky., on Oct. 21-23, for a chance to win a 198VX Ranger boat with a 200-horsepower Evinrude or Yamaha outboard and a Chevy pick-up, co-anglers will fish for a new Ranger 198VX.