May 2018

Father/Son Team Up For Whopping 33 lb Toledo Bend Stringer

By Patrick Bonin of Louisiana Sportsman Derek Mong and his dad Dave have been fishing bass tournaments together since he was just a 4-year-old kid. Now 38, Derek is a noted big-bass specialist at Toledo Bend, with six hawgs officially placed in the reservoir’s Lunker Bass Program, which awards a free mount to anglers who catch 10-pound-plus fish and return them to the lake.

LUNKER REPLICAS AWARDED AT 2018 SEALY OUTDOORS BIG BASS SPLASH

The Toledo Bend Lake Association (TBLA) awarded 45 lunker bass replicas to anglers at the Toledo Bend Sealy Outdoors Big Bass Splash at Cypress Bend Park on Sunday, May 20. Dinah Medine, coordinator of the TBLA Lunker Bass Program, presented the replicas to the anglers from Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas.