Crowded at the top
The South Lancaster Fish And Game Club had two ties and 49 participants at the Lake St. Francis Walleye Tournament this past Saturday near Mac’s Marina. Teammates Scott Laframboise and Ryan Lalonde and challenger Mike McCadden both won for catching the biggest fish at 7.8 lb., winning prizes of $100. Teammates André and Shane Laframboise tied with Mike Rousseau and Zack Burtenshaw for the highest total weight, 16.80 lb., for their first three fish caught. The teams each won $875.
Here are the other results: 3. Ryan Flaro, Greg Malyon, 14.95 lb. ($375); 4. Ross, Kyle Laframboise, 14.80 lb. ($250); 5. Mike, Orval Tessier, 14.70 lb. (St. Croix Rod); 6. André Hebert, Derek Leroux, 14.65 lb. ($125); 7. Alex, Marilyn McDonnell, 14 lb. ($120); 8. Rick Pizio, Ben Laframboise, 13.90 lb. ($100 MacEwen's Gas Card); 9. Merv Poirier, Robert Kemp, 13.60 lb. ($80 Cabela's Gift Card); 10. Doug Allinotte, Nancy Lacompte, 13.50 lb. ($60 Cabela's Gift Card); 11. Chris Laframboise, Andrew Pizio, 13.35 lb. ($50 Cabela's Gift Card).
The event was a live release tournament, which culminated with a barbecue.