The weather was far from ideal but anglers made the most of the slightly milder conditions!
11 strong teams in this year’s competition so all to play for!!
the winners decided on accumulative points with teams dropping the worst score!!
Raven lake winner was Browning & Bait-tech backed Jon Whincup from peg 22 he had a very good start on bread presented tight to the rushes before catchily well on maggots short to weight 181.06lb
Runner up on the lake was Peg one backed Vince cross from peg 05 he caught on maggots and soft pellet for 137.08lb
3rd on the lake was fellow peg one backed angler Richard Bond with 120.02lb all caught on maggots.
Jay lake produced very close weights apart from the lake winner Tom Edwards who had a very good first hour on the bread towards the reeds before fishing maggots in slightly deeper water to weigh 164.04lb from favoured peg 11
Runner up from peg 34 was Adam Playford who had 109.04lb just ahead of Cresta Rod Zak Warby on 105.13lb
Magpie was very close at the top with 9 weights over the 100lb and a superb 172.06lb from Cresta Uk Mark Murdoch from peg 07 he caught deep shallow on maggots to catch a good stamp! Lake runner up from peg 16 was Spottedfin backed Andrew Kleen who caught a few early fish on bread before catching very well on maggots.to tally 154.08lb
Third in the lake was Mark pollard who had a slow start before a very good end to his match in the margins with maggots.
Team wise Browning/Frenzee stormed the match with a very good 6pts
With Cresta and Hinders tied on 10pts
1st Browning/Frenzee 6
2nd=Cresta & Hinders select 10
4th Cross Drovers 13
5th Preston 16
6th Spotted fin 18
7th Moaners 23
8th= Jason’s finest & Newmarket 26
10th SAS 27
11th Rookery waters
Next sat open is on Raven & Magpie draw 8.30 fish 10.30-3.30pm
£25 all in everyone welcome!
Weds over 60’s Raven lake 22 pegs
Colder midweek temperatures hindered the winning weights but a close match!
Winner was Vic German from peg 26 he caught on a bit of everything for 73.14lb
Next weds over 60’s open is to be fished on Jay lake Draw 8.30 fish 10-3pm anyone over 60 welcome!! £11 all in.
1st Vic German peg 26 73.14lb
2nd Will Hadley peg 28 70.12lb
3rd Micheal Curtis peg 14 60.04lb
4th Roy whincup peg 21 55.12lb