March 24, 2018 – Lake Lake Istokpoga
The second Toho Marine Elite One Man Series Tournament was held March 24th on Lake Istokpoga. 33 Anglers participated and $2175 was paid out among the top 5 places. Tim Snellings had a total sac of 22.03 pounds for the win and received $1088 that included a nice 7.20 pounder that weighed-in as the second biggest fish earning him an additional $145. Bob McDaniel came in Second Place with 16.66 pounds earning $435. Third Place and $326 went to Richard Johnson for his 13.87… pound limit and the Big Fish honors with his 7.34 pound catch not to forget a bonus of $290. Kim Hebb was right behind him in Fourth Place with 12.49 pounds, $217 and rounding out the top five was Ryan Hoover with 11.79 pounds and a check for $109. The Enigma Fishing recipient for finishing one spot out of the money was Anthony Pepe.
85 Bass were caught for a total of 196.14 pounds. Only 7 out of the 33 anglers were able to catch a limit on what some described as a tough lake Saturday.
After only two tournaments completed, Bob McDaniel is your current leader in the Angler Of The Year with 397 points. Behind him in Second Place is Santos Solis Jr. with 385 points. And in Third is Rich Mills with 384. There are still plenty more tournaments to earn your points. Next stop is Lake Okeechobee / Scott Driver Park on April 21st. SEE YOU THERE!!