Wednesday Autumn Fun League
Holmedale Lake 24 fished
1st Steve Binch Mansfield Piscatorial AS peg 31, 141-2-0
2nd Ron Green Mansfield Piscatorial AS peg 19, 126-9-0
3rd Andy Lakey Worksop Angling Centre peg 42, 116-11-0
4th Mick Langton Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 39, 104-12-0
5th Pete Hodgetts Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 51, 84-4-0
6th Carl Brown Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 32, 82-1-0
Steve fished the pole and pellet out at 12m shallow over the bore hole building at peg 31, and the pole and worm down the margin landing 31 carp – 11lb and taking the winner’s purse with a weight of 141lb 2oz. In second place Steve’s traveling partner Ron drawn at peg 19 he fished the pole and worm landing carp – 9lb and recording his best ever catch of 126lb 9oz.
1st John Wooff Sherwood Forest Fishery peg 47, 71-11-0
2nd Dave Round Woodhouse Angling Centre peg 41, 71-4-0
3rd Martin Rouse Mansfield Busman AC peg 38, 49-10-0
4th Mick Burrell Gateford Angling Supplies peg 57, 45-11-0
5th Mick Lysaght Rivendell AC peg 40, 36-7-0
6th John Holmes Woodhouse Angling Centre peg 54, 35-4-0
John fished the pole and corn out and down the margins targeting the carp, a move that doesn’t normally pay off on this lake, landing 10lb of skimmers – 2lb and 14 carp – 12lb just winning with 7oz to spare over Dave Round, he landed 30lb of silvers on the pole and caster with the rest of his weight made up of carp – 7lb on the pole and worm late in the match fished down the margin.