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QUALE, GLAZA WIN WAL-MART RCL WALLEYE LEAGUE
EVENT ON PETENWELL LAKE
ARKDALE, Wis. (April 19, 2004) – Boater Jesse Howard Quale of Port Edwards
and co-angler Kevin Glaza of Wisconsin Rapids combined for a total of five
walleyes weighing 9 pounds, 15 ounces to claim victory at the Wal-Mart
RCL Walleye League tournament held Saturday on Petenwell Lake Chain near
Arkdale. Quale claimed $3,360 for the win, with Glaza taking home $1,680
from the Wisconsin Division event.
The winners utilized jigs, lindy rigs and crankbaits
on the north end of the lake. According to Quale and Glaza, most fish came
from 5 feet of water with a rocky bottom.
Finishing second were Lynn Niklasch of Oconomowoc
($1,728) and Luke Kersten of Boyceville ($864) with five walleyes weighing
9 pounds, 6 ounces. Glenn Chenier of Gladstone, Mich. ($1,440) and Bob
Barfknecht of Janesville ($720 plus $150 bonus) caught five walleyes weighing
8 pounds, 12 ounces to finish third. Danny Steffens of Westfield ($1,248)
and Erwin Schuette of Manitowoc ($624) claimed fourth place with five walleyes
that weighed 8 pounds, 8 ounces. Finishing fifth were Steve Anderson of
Lovespark, Ill. ($864), and Lee Coffen of Oshkosh ($432) thanks to a five-walleye
catch that weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces.
The Wisconsin Division’s next stop will be May 22
on Green Bay followed by the final regular-season event, a two-day Super
Tournament, July 10-11 on Lake Winnebago. Boaters and co-anglers who finish
in the top 25 in final points standings in each RCL Walleye League division
will advance to the $100,000 RCL League Finals Sept. 2-4 on Bays de Noc
in Escanaba, Mich. The winning boater at the finals will receive an Evinrude-or
Yamaha-powered Ranger, Crestliner or Lund boat. Every angler who receives
weight credit in a tournament earns points, with 200 points awarded to
the winner, 199 points for second, and so on, except for Super Tournaments,
which award 300 points to the winner, 298 to second, and so on.
Wal-Mart RCL Walleye League boaters and co-anglers
fish together for a combined boat weight, with boaters competing against
other boaters and co-anglers fishing against other co-anglers. The Wal-Mart
RCL Walleye League meets the needs of America’s fishing masses by providing
professionally administered, close-to-home, affordable events with lucrative
The Wal-Mart RCL Walleye League is administered
by FLW Outdoors, the world’s leading marketer of competitive fishing. Other
FLW Outdoors-sanctioned tournament trails include the Wal-Mart RCL Walleye
Tour, the world’s most lucrative walleye-fishing series; the Wal-Mart FLW
Tour, the world’s most lucrative bass-fishing series; the EverStart Series,
designed as a pathway to the FLW Tour; the Wal-Mart Bass Fishing League
for weekend anglers; and the Wal-Mart Texas Tournament Trail.
Wal-Mart and many of America’s most respected companies
support FLW Outdoors and its six tournament trails. Wal-Mart has been the
title sponsor of FLW Outdoors since 1997. For a complete list of FLW Outdoors
sponsors and for more information about the premier products and services
they offer, please visit FLWOutdoors.com.
For more information about the Wal-Mart RCL Walleye
League or to enter a tournament, call (270) 252-1000 or visit FLWOutdoors.com.