Jake and Stephanie Lisenko (South Bend) won the Casting Couples Classic for the second consecutive season at Muskegon Lake last weekend.
The winners ($660) had five keepers weighing 12.38 pounds, most of which were caught from White Lake on Native Pride Jigs.
Rob Swem and Kimm Siewert (Niles) had an 11.87-pound limit to finish second ($440). They used Pop-Rs to catch their fish early in the morning.
Ron and Debbie Desimone (Elkhart) were third ($220) with 11.42 pounds.†The Desimones fished most of the day in front of the boat ramp on a weed edge throwing Senkos.
Steve and Amy Martin (Centerville, MI.) were fourth ($110) with 10.24 pounds. The Martins fished up river and had to wait out other boats to move off the spot to catch their smallmouth. They used jigs & tubes.
Big bass honors ($100) went to Jim and Merle Hobbs (Edwardsburg) with a 3.31-pound largemouth while Rick and Jennifer Kedik (Niles) had second big bass ($50) with a 3.27-pound smallmouth.