Fishing report July 7 - 13

Fishing report July 7 - 13

The week starts out with amazing fishing weather - a mix of sun and cloud, with light winds. The daytime temperatures have been in the high 70's with overnight cooling into the 50's. Pictured above is Sam Friedman (with guide Jimmy Van Gorp) and a 48 ½ inch muskie that Sam caught last week. Some of this week's other nice catches are:

Zach Klimes (Willow Springs, IL), a 40 inch muskie

Brian Klimes (Willow Springs, IL), a 35 inch northern

Scott Crawford (Omaha, NE), an 18 inch smallmouth

Brian Hunziker (Adel, IA), a 30 inch northern

Lane Householder (Sugarland, TX), his first muskie ever - 40 inches

Sam Martel (Darien, IL), his first muskie ever - 41 ½ inches; later in the trip he caught a 48 inch

Duck Bay guide Kerry Taylor, an 18 ½ inch smallmouth

Alex Trautman (Lake Benton, MN), a 40 inch muskie

Zach Trautman (Brookings, SD), a 26 ½ inch walleye and 30 inch northern

Kate Larson (Sioux City, IA), a 33 ½ inch northern

Monty Abbott (Wheaton, IL), two 32 inch northerns

Joe McCarthy (Wheaton, IL), an 18 inch smallmouth

Bob O'Shea Jr. (Winfield, IL), a 31 inch northern

Cade Kohlmeier (Emporia, KS), a 25 ½ inch walleye

Ryan Kohlmeier (Emporia, KS), 27 ½ and 22 inch walleyes

Tyla Kohlmeier (Emporia, KS), a 31 inch northern

Bill Rolinitis Jr. (Venice, FL), a 36 inch northern