Shelbyville Daily Union


May 30, 2013

Harkins, Montgomery Win ITT

SHELBYVILLE, IL. — The Illini Team Trail Bass Tournaments held its may event in the Northern Division at Lake

First place winners in the May Lake Shelbyville tournament were Greg Harkins and partner Jack Montgomery with 5 fish weighing 15.90 lbs. 

They are sponsored by Scale Buster Lures and Sievers Equipment. They fished with G-Loomis rod, Shimano reel with Seagur line. Harkins and Montgomery also earned the Ranger Boat $1,000

Their lures of choice were Spinnerbait, Beaver, and Crankbait.  They fished at 1-3 foot depths in stained water of 70 degrees.  The weather was warm and windy.  Greg and Jack fished in a Ranger boat with a Yamaha motor, Minnkota trolling motor and Humminbird electronics.  This first-place finish puts the team in 14th place for the season with 125.9 points.

Second place winners in the May Lake Shelbyville tournament were Jeff Scrimager and Wayne Shaw with 5 fish, weighing 13.01 lbs.  They are sponsored by Bass Cat Boats, Mercury Marine, and Dupo Marine Center.  Jeff and Wayne fished in a Bass Cat boat with a Mercury motor, Motor Guide trolling motor, and Lowrance electronics.

Third place winners were Gary Hrvol and Jeff Hrvol with 3 fish weighing 12.03 lbs.  They also caught big bass of the day weighing 4.83 lbs winning them an extra $250.

Illini Team Trail Northern Division

Lake Shelbyville May Event

Top Ten

1. Greg Harkins, Jack Montgomery - 5 fish, 15.9 lbs, Big Bass 4.66, Points 115.9

2. Jeff Scrimager, Wayne Shaw - 5 fish, 13.01 lbs, Points 112.01

3. Gary Hrvol, Jeff Hrvol - 3 fish, 12.03 lbs, Big Bass 4.83, Points 110.03

4. Bob Milanec, Scott Martin - 5 fish, 11.07 lbs, Points 108.07

5. Donnie Dill, Jack Jansen - 4 fish, 9.15 lbs, Big Bass 3.16, Points 105.15

6. Todd Blakeman, Mark Heil, 5 fish, 9.1 lbs, Points 104.1

7. John Wright, Daniel Ruedi, 4 fish, 8.04 lbs, Points 102.04

8. David Breivogel, Shawn Panick - 4 fish, 7.89 lbs, Points 100.89

9. Roger Shaw, Michael Sanders - 3 fish, 7.4 lbs, Points 99.4

10. Kevin Arbaugh, Dewayne Shultz - 3 fish, 6.71 lbs, Points 97.71

Points Race -  2 Events

Top 15

1. Breivogel, Panick - 9 fish, 25.97 lbs, Big Bass 6.61, Points 218.97

2. Blakeman, Heil - 8 fish, 15.96 lbs, Points 208.96

3. Arbaugh, Schultz - 7 fish, 14.35 lbs, Big Bass 2.09, Points 204.35

4. Scrimager, Wayne Shaw - 6 fish, 15.07 lbs, Big Bass 2.06, Points 201.07

5. Roger Shaw, Sanders - 4 fish, 9.22 lbs, Big Bass 1.82, Points 185.22

6. John Wright, Ruedi - 5 fish 9.73 lbs, Big Bass 1.69, Points 184.73

7. Juice Wright, Meyer - 4 fish, 7.53 lbs, Big Bass 2.50, Points 182.53

8. Dasenbrock, Buchnerkemper - 3 fish, 6.67 lbs, Big Bass 3.39, Points 179.67

9. Haslett, Hartke - 2 fish, 6.42 lbs, Big Bass 3.89, Points 177.42

10. McDowell, McDowell - 3 fish, 6.05 lbs, Big Bass 2.36, Points 172.05

11. Kirchhoff, Kirchhoff - 2 fish, 3.89 lbs, Big Bass 2.53, Points 158.89

12. Doss, Clotfelter - 2 fish, 3.78 lbs, Big Bass 2.05, Points 157.78

13. Hall, Larson - 2 fish, 3.38 lbs, Big Bass 1.95, Points 156.38

14. Harkins, Montgomery - 5 fish, 15.9 lbs, Big Bass 4.66, Points 125.9

15. Milanec, Scott - 5 fish, 11.07 lbs, Points 118.07


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