It's been a long 3 days of the 5th annual Tackle Shack Open. 30 Teams fished for 24 hours in a variety of conditions from blistering heat and sunny skies to cold, heavy rain. 323 bass were put on the scales for a total of 581 lbs. In the end though, there is only 1 champion. Colton Otto/Bryan Rupp fought their way to the top, sacking today's big bag, an impressive 15.58 lbs. For their victory, Otto/Rupp take home $1200 plus the $500 Xtreme Internet cash bonus, and the Day 3 $100 big bag bonus. Total winnings- $1800.
Borden/Constable bagged a nice limit for 10.29lbs today, taking home second place for $750, plus the Day 1 Big Bag Bonus for $100- total winnings- $850
A big THANK YOU goes out to Xtreme Internet for cosponsoring this event and also to all the great volunteers who make this event possible. From obtaining permits to 4AM setup and boat check to weighing fish and taking pictures, members of Tioga County Bass Anglers do an excellent job hosting this event. Congrats to everyone! We look forward to seeing you next year!