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Suskie Bassmaster River Series

(Held every Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.)

Sept. 4 results

(38 anglers, 18 boats, 76 percent of the anglers brought fish to weigh-in, average weight of 1.80 pounds):

1. Ed Mrochko — 2.66 pounds

2. Lynda Rosencrans — 2.60 pounds

3. John Nealon — 2.58 pounds

Small bass pool: AndrewSchweitzer — .84 pounds

Big Bass Leader (season): John Centak — 3.41 pounds

Harvey’s Lake Wednesday Night Bass Tournament

(Held every Wednesday at the public boat launch)

Sept. 4 results

(Championship to be held on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 6-9 p.m. Top 30 anglers will compete):

1. Jonathon Kelley — 5.12-pound largemouth

2. John Niezgoda — 3.95-pound smallmouth

3. Dave Harrison — 3.11-pound smallmouth

4. Mike Grivner — 3.03-pound smallmouth

5. Erick Stull - 2.84-pound smallmouth

Angler of the year (total weight over 12 weeks): Nat Lussi — 24.41 pounds

Runner-up: John Niezgoda — 24.31 pounds

PA Bass Casters Lake Carey Open Bass Tournament

Sept. 8 results

(13 teams, 62 pounds weighed in, 38 fish):

1. Joe and Ken Kosloski — 10.25 pounds

2. Cherif Zaher and Matt Kline — 8.92 pounds

3. Joe Lasecki and Mike Musial — 8.71 pounds

4. Jerry Halchak and Chuck Bubble — 8.49 pounds

5. Joe Zombeck and Jonathan Kelly — 8.48 pounds

Lunker award - Joe and Ken Kosloski — 2.97-pound largemouth

Upcoming area bass tournaments

The Suskie Bassmasters and PA Kayak Fishing Association will host an open team bass tournament and CPR (Catch, Photo, Release) Kayak Tournament for the Shickshinny Boat Launch Grand Opening on Sept. 14. Launch for the bass tournament is 7 a.m. with weigh-in at 3 p.m. Entry fee is $75 and limit is five fish. Payout is 100 percent. For more information, call Rob Rosencrans at 881-1068. The Kayak CPR Tournament will launch at 7:30 a.m. and report-in at 1:30 p.m. Entry fee is $20 and the limit is one fish. Payout is 95 percent. For more information, call John Oast at 441-4606.

The PA Bass Casters will hold an open bass tournament on Oct. 27 at Harveys Lake. Launch is at safe light and weigh-in will be 3 p.m. at the PFBC boat launch.

The Suskie Bassmasters host a Wednesday tournament each week on the Susquehanna River. The tournament will be held at the boat launch in Nesbitt Park. Registration begins at 4:30 p.m. Launch is at 5:30 p.m. and weigh-in is at 9 p.m. There are two tournaments left before the championship. The club will also tournaments this fall. For more information, visit www.teamrosencrans.org.

The Harveys Lake Wednesday Night Bass Tournament runs weekly through Sept. 11. The championship round will include the top-30 anglers based on total weight over 12 weeks and will be worth $1,200. Launch is at 6 p.m. with a 9 p.m. weigh-in at the public boat launch. For more information, call Duke Dalley at 991-0080 or visit www.dukedalley.com.

Barney and Bear’s Fall Trout and Bass Derby will be held in Lansing, N.Y., on Sept. 14-15. Entry fee is $20, including lunker for trout only. There will be an 80 percent payback, and the minimum length for lake and brown trout is 24 inches; salmon and rainbow trout 21 inches; and bass 15 inches. Ten places will be paid for trout, three for bass. For more information, call Barney Baldwin at 607-229-9341 or Bear’s Bait Shop at 607-227-7512.

The Blytheburn Lake Association will hold a bass tournament on Sept. 21 on Blytheburn Lake in Mountain Top. Boats in the water at 6:30 a.m. and weigh-in is at 11 a.m. Cost is $40 per team and the tournament is limited to 10 boats. The tournament is a fundraiser for the Blytheburn Lake Association’s DEP assessment. For more information call 868-6895 or 678-5261.

• To submit results or add a tournament to the schedule, email them to tvenesky@timesleader.com.

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