Fishing Report May 3, 2016

May 3rd, 2016

Crappie - Great catches of crappie still coming in…trolling in 10-14 feet of water…best jig colors junebug, blue/black chart and acid rain…using a 1/16 jig head..best jig head colors orange, red and black. Good catches also being caught with minnows in the shallow water.

Bream/Shellcracker - Lots of bream and shellcrackers being caught with crickets, giant big red and green worms….best reports little river and the creeks…5 to 6 feet of water.

Catfish - Lots of catfish being caught with Sonny’s stink bait…we have plenty of Sonny’s stink bait stocked in the bait store.

Bass- Good reports on bass in the shallow water and off the ledges using crank baits and zoom worms.

I want to thank everyone for coming out for the 6th annual Rusty Leverette memorial tournament this past weekend …it was a great success…we had 22 boats in the tournament. Paid out the first 8 places.

Congratulations to the following winners.

1st Place- Ken and Bobbie Duke..10.58lbs, 2nd Place- Danny Cannon and Gerald Manning..10.17lbs, 3rd Place-Ray and Susie Fields..9.97lbs, 4th Place Jared Leverette and Mark Tracy..9.86lbs, 5th Place Gary Strickland and Ron Garland 9.81lbs, 6th Place-Steve Harrison 9.73lbs., 7th Place-Dave Mitchell and Shawn Cooper 9.45lbs., 8th Place Bub and Debra Taylor, Big Fish Robert Harris and Tom..1.86lbs. Will be posting pictures on website and Lake Talquin Lodge facebook.