17 pounds is in the hunt at Cass Lake! 80 Teams vie for the title!

17 pounds would put you in great shape today at the next to the last regular season stop on the MWC Circuit this year at Cass Lake.   It seemed like the beginning, the middle and the end was the place to be in the weigh in line today!

Near the beginning was the South Dakota team of Mike Dorris and Brian Tordsen who weighed in 5 walleye for 17 pounds and 1 ounce to set the bar for most of the day 1 weigh in.

Dorris Tord


About half way through in the middle of the weigh in was the Darrell Peters From Hinton IA and partner Christopher Lewis, Slayton, MN who brought their five walleyes in that also weighed in at 17-01 to tie for the lead.

hot wheels

Then the last team to weigh in today was Dan Fuller and Chad Benson from Bemidji, MN was locked in the lead with 17-09


D1 leaders

Rounding out the top five is Jay Braaten and Dan Swenson from MInnesota with 15-09 and 3 time MWC Cass Lake winners who are in clearly within striking distance again, Travor Deigel and Paul Steffen with 14-15.


Day 2  will tell the story, weigh in begins at Stony Point Resort tomorrow Saturday at 3:30pm cst and is free to the public.