Finishing first and second, longtime friends and teammates John Cox and Keith Carson dominated the Tackle Warehouse Invitationals event on Lake of the Ozarks with their sight-fishing prowess. So, we hopped in the boat for a full-scale study session on fishing the spawn.

Winning tackle:

Abu Garcia Pro Series spinning rod

Abu Garcia Zenon spinning reel

Berkley FireLine

10-pound-test Berkley Trilene 100% Fluorocarbon 

Berkley PowerBait MaxScent The General 

Berkley PowerBait Jerk Shad