Barlages win Reno tourney
A total of 53 teams came to Lake Reno this past weekend for the lake’s 2014 walleye tournament with plenty of fish being brought in for the weigh-in.
The team of Mark and Ben Barlage won the tournament after weighing in with a six-fish total of 20.8 pounds. Jeremy Opatz and Brad Hietzman took second with a total weight of 18.62 pounds, while Terry Narveson and Bob Bugher rounded out the top three teams with a weight of 18.6.
Anglers were doing a lot of jigging with shiner minnows, while nightcrawlers and leeches on Lindy Rigs also caught a lot of fish.
2014 LAKE RENO WALLEYE TOURNAMENT
TOP NINE TEAMS – 1. M. Barlage, B. Barlage – six fish, 20.8 pounds; 2. Opatz, Hietzman – six fish, 18.62 pounds; 3. Narveson, Bugher – six fish, 18.6 pounds; 4. Tait Blair, Scott Blair – six fish, 18.44 pounds; 5. Chet Blascziek, Allen Johannes – six fish, 18.3 pounds; 6. Greg Eigen, Troy Knutson – six fish, 18.16 pounds; 7. Dale Welinski, Brandon Welinski – six fish, 18.14 pounds; 8. Andy Langner, Ben Luethmers – six fish, 18.12 pounds; 9. Kenny Neuman, Jack Gringo – six fish, 18.1 pounds