Seventy-one teams are competing in the 2014 Rock Creek Walleye Tournament out of Rock Creek Marina on Fort Peck Reservoir. Only 9 pounds separate the First Place team and the 15th place team so far! Tomorrow all those teams are ONE big fish away from winning the tourney!
These are the DAY ONE leaders for the two-day tournament:
1st Place: Jake Hatzenbiler and Luke Sundby 25.12 pounds
2nd Place: Doug Quast and Cody Martinez 24.50 pounds
3rd Place: Scott Woodward and Kim Knudson 23.50 pounds
Quast and Martinez also caught the largest walleye of the day weighing 13.02 pounds.
Check back tomorrow for updates and final results from the tournament!
(Feature photo: Jim Johnson with a walleye he caught a week ago on Fort Peck.)