, Muskogee, OK

June 9, 2013

Two area anglers in FLW title hunt

Phoenix Staff Reports

— GROVE – Jason Christie of Park Hill brought a five-bass limit to the scales Saturday weighing 17 pounds, 10 ounces giving him a three-day cumulative total of 15 bass for 58 pounds, 4 ounces and the lead for the third consecutive day at the Walmart FLW Tour at Grand Lake presented by Castrol.

Christie now holds a solid 3 1/2-pound lead over second place pro Barry Wilson of Birmingham, Ala., in the casting for the top cash award of up to $125,000.

Cookson’s Jimmy Houston is in fourth with 35-8 heading into today’s final day of competition, which includes the 10 best totals through Saturday’s round.