June 10, 2013

Malone duo wins Bassmasters opener


---- — PLATTSBURGH — The Northern New York Bassmasters opened their 2013 team trail season on Lake Champlain on Saturday with 60 anglers weighing in more than 329 pounds of largemouth and smallmouth bass, which were all released.

The top 4 money winning teams were:

1st - Bruce Lamite & Joey Dufrane (Malone) with 16.51 lbs.

2nd - Tim Ogrady & Steve Garrabrant (Ogdensburg) with 16.03 lbs.

3rd - Brad Paradis & Robert Paradis (Ogdensburg) with 15.94 lbs.

4th - Chuck Roach & Chris Roach (Heuvelton) with 15.11 lbs.

The lunker was caught by the team of Frost and Lavalle with a 5.53 lb. smallmouth.

The next tournament will be held June 22 on Lake Ontario, Chaumont Bay.