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Nick cracks the Top 3 at Wheeler Lake

Posted by admin on September 23, 2012

wheeler200.jpgAlabama pro Blake Nick brought a lot of Wheeler experience into the tournament and had no troubleAlabama pro Blake Nick struggled on day four and slipped one notch to third. determining where he needed to fish. His only regret was not maximizing the potential in the early goings.

"I knew there were two places with good, healthy populations of fish – one's at the Guntersville Dam and the other one's at the Wheeler Dam," he said. "I had one place (at the Wheeler Dam) and I pulled in there and made 10 casts and caught 18 pounds. I thought I'd be smart and leave because I didn’t think anyone was going to catch 18 and there comes Mark with 21 pounds. In hindsight, I wish I would have stayed there and whacked on them." >>> read more