|Angler||# Fish||Big Bass||Penalty||Total Wt.||Points||Payout|
|4||Don Kneece||5||8.36||196||ALX Hat|
|5||David Griswold||5||7.78||195||Parker Bait|
This day started out at cold 40 degrees and was at 61 degrees by the 3 pm weigh-in. Sunny skies with the wind out of the WSW at 5 to 10 mph. Clarks Hill was down 10 feet with surface temp in the low to mid 50s. There were 19 anglers fishing this tournament out of the Dorn Boating Facility near McCormick, SC.
First place, Rodney “Krowbar” Cromer of Pomaria, SC had a 5 fish limit weighing 17.21 pounds that was anchored with the 6.82 pound tournament big fish. Krowbar was fishing the middle part of the lake and caught some of his fish on a crankbait but all the fish he weighed in were taken on a Shooter Jig. He fished docks and brush piles. The big fish was caught in 21 feet of water but some were caught in as little as 3 feet. Krowbar took home a total of $722 for first place, first place option and big fish.
Eddie Temples of Saluda, SC was second with 5 fish weighing 16.03 pounds. Eddie was fishing rocky points in the mid lake area and caught his fish on crankbaits. He won $373 for second place and second place option.
The most productive lures for this one were jigs and crankbaits.
Group photo from left to right: 1st place and Big Fish Winner Rodney “Krowbar” Cromer of Pomaria, SC / 2nd place Eddie Temples of Saluda, SC / 3rd place Bobby Stanfill of Greenwood, SC / 4th place Don Kneece of Saluda, SC / 5th place David Griswold of Woodruff, SC.
1st place Krowbar with 2 of his winning fish. (ALX Rod Tournament Big Fish of 6.82 pounds.)
2nd place Eddie Temples with 2 of his kicker fish.