Videos of fish, flying through the air and jumping into boats, have made many Americans keenly aware of the Asian carp. The number one issue with the invasive species among the general public is thought to be one of personal safety.
Sea Ark boat owners launched on Wheeler Lake out of Decatur, AL for the 2017 Sea Ark Owners Tournament. One hundred and forty-one boats and more than twice that many catfish anglers were vying for cash and prizes with payouts going to the top 20 boats. Anglers had to do combat Mother Nature as well…
After catching his personal best 46 pound flathead one day earlier, Ron Presley ramped out of Nickajack dam into Guntersville Lake. It was day two with Ty Konkle on the Tennessee River. After the first set produced several blues and smaller flatties the pair made a run into Alabama. They had not been set up long before the big girl hit a piece of skipjack about 10 to 15 feet off the bank. It was Presley's 3rd personal best flathead in 4 days of fishing. The big girl weighed 61 pounds.
Konkle's boat was equipped with BnM Rods, Driftmaster Rod Holders and Team Catfish hooks and accessories. Konkle can be contacted at 423-307-2983.