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Tournament winners announced

Jun. 27, 2013 @ 12:00 AM

HILLSBORO, Ohio -- Twenty-five members of the Lawrence County Bass Club braved the nearly 100-degree temperatures on Sunday to fish the sixth tournament of the year, held at Paint Creek Lake near Hillsboro, Ohio.

"The high temps or recent size and limit changes could not keep members from catching fish," stated a news release from the club. "This club has some of best fisherman and women around, with 23 of 25 bringing fish to the scales."

Winners were:

First place and Big Bass: Chris Malone

Second place Chris Belville

Third place Larry Price.

Sponsors for this event were Pepsi and Borders Sporting Goods; Big Bass sponsor was Gary Leach Insurance.