Lake Sam Rayburn

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Jason Bonds & James Nitschke Win at Sam Rayburn

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Tom Behrens has over 50 years experience in fishing and hunting across the United States. Much of this time was spent in Oklahoma and Texas where he became very familiar with the outdoor opportunities in these states. You may contact him by email at: tomdoglover29@aol.com




 


Jason Bonds and James Nitschke won over $50,000 at the Techron TX Shootout on Sam Rayburn, on June 23. Total fish caught in the tournament by all anglers was 409 bass with total weight of 1,307 lbs. Average weight per fish 3.09 lbs.


The top 10 finishing teams:


1. JASON BONDS LUFKIN , TX & JAMES NITSCHKE WILLIS , TX, 26.34


2. PERRY HOOKS DOUGLASS , TX &  KENNY JONES ETOILE , TX, 23.98 


3. DAVID CURTIS TRINITY , TX & MARK MUECK LIVINGSTON , TX, 23.09


4. MATTHEW DELANEY POLLOCK , LA & MATTHEW NUGENT DRY PRONG , LA, 22.22

5. SPIKE STOKER STEPHENVILLE , TX & SKEETER FOWLER GRAND SALINE , TX, 22.16

6. LARRY COTTEN HUFFMAN , TX & NICK DIBERARDINO JASPER , TX, 21.78

7. JOSH RODGERS BEAUMONT , TX & CASEY BURLEIGH ORANGE , TX, 21.26


8. TERRY PEACOCK ROYSE CITY , TX & CHAD TAYLOR ROYSE CITY , TX, 21.22


9. RANDY TURNER LUFKIN , TX & JUSTIN MORTON ETOILE , TX, 21.02


10. COLE BREWER LEESVILLE, LA & DALLAS COLE LEESVILLE , LA, 20.96


There were 218 teams entered. Complete listing of finishes for all anglers can be found on basschamps.com.




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Lake Sam Rayburn Weather Forecast

Tuesday

Partly Sunny

Hi: 85

Tuesday Night

Clear

Lo: 62

Wednesday

Sunny

Hi: 86

Wednesday Night

Clear

Lo: 64

Thursday

Mostly Sunny

Hi: 88

Thursday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 66

Friday

Partly Sunny

Hi: 91

Friday Night

Mostly Clear

Lo: 68


Lake Sam Rayburn Water Level (last 30 days)


Water Level on 7/23: 164.43 (+0.03)



Lake Sam Rayburn Fishing Report from TPWD (Jul. 17)

Water stained; 85–89 degrees; 0.49’ high. Black bass are fair on watermelon Rat–L–Traps and shad colored crankbaits. White bass are fair on minnows and Li’l Fishies. Crappie are good on minnows over brush piles in 15–30 feet. Bream are slow. Catfish are good on trotlines baited with live bait and liver.