Justin Lucas of Alabama won the Bassmaster Elite tournament on the Potomac River out of Charles County, Md., Thursday to Sunday.
Lucas, 30, produced a four-day weight of 72 pounds, 14 ounces to win by more than 4 pounds and earn $101,000.
Jason Christie took second with 68 pounds, 7 ounces, followed by Brent Ehrler with 62 pounds, 12 ounces.
Bobby Lane of Lakeland placed 17th. Fourth after the first day, Lane weighed in 40 pounds, 7 ounces over the first three days, missing the final cut to the top 12. Now 22nd in season points, he earned $10,000.
Chris Lane was 47th. He caught 29 pounds, 3 ounces the first three days. He is 32nd in points.
Gerald Swindle, who placed 10th, leads the Toyota Bassmaster Angler of the Year points race. Read More >