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BASS tournament winner
Saturday, September 1, 2012 - 4:14 pm

Defending St. Lawrence River Champion Steve Pickard won the Boater Division and the Lunker Award at the NY BASS Chapter Federation's second tournament of the season on the St. Lawrence River. 172 anglers in an 86-boat field competed for shares of the $17,200 prize money. Pickard reports using a drop shot rig to catch his winning 21.02 lb. limit of smallmouth that was anchored by a lunker that weighed an impressive 5.28 lbs.