Russell Clark wins on Clarks Hill Lake
19 anglers competed in the D25 AFT tournament held on Clarks Hill Lake Feb.19, 2017. The weather started out with a temperature around 45 degrees and at weigh in time it was up to 74 degrees with mostly sunny skies all day. The water temps were in the upper 50’s and clear to stained in the backs of the creeks due to the previous day rain. Fishing was a little off as only 6 limits were brought to the scales. Russell Clark of Abbeville, SC took the win with a limit weighing 13.95lbs worth $522+$90 1st Place Option Pot for a total of $621 for the win. Russell was fishing the mid-section of the lake. Kim Neal of Easley, SC came in 2nd Place with a limit weighing 12.96lbs worth $308+ $60 2nd place Option Pot for a total of $368. Kim was fishing the upper section of the lake. Rounding out the top three was Daryl McClellon of Cornelia, GA with a limit weighing 12.18lbs worth $101. Duston Brady of Elberton, GA won the Big Fish Pot with a 7.08lb kicker fish worth $95.
Duston Brady - Big fish - 7.08 lbs