The Bass Champs Tournament was held on Sam Rayburn, March 10, on what was considered a tough day on the lake for most anglers.
Nate Byerly of Orange and his partner Lindy Hadley of Brookeland won the event out of 318 teams with 21.77 pounds.
Jonathon Simon and Corey Stanley, both of Orange, finished fifth with 18.11.
Trent Manuel of Orange and his partner George Glass of DeRidder only weighed in four fish but they were big enough to weigh 17.47 for seventh place.
Casey Burleigh of Orange and his partner Josh Rodgers of Beaumont were 13th with 16.58. Finishing 16th with 16.11 was Mike Soliz of Orange and his partner Eddie Choate of Beaumont.