Matthew Rogers and Baylor Mead took first place Sept. 28-29 at the Mr. Crappie National Crappie Championship Tournament at Truman Lake in Clinton, Mo., posting a two-day, 14-fish total of 21.19 pounds.
Crappie Masters angler Frank Haidusek, of Riley, teamed up with Kansas City’s Kalin Caton and Lawrence’s Dalton Thomas to come away with the Kansas Crappie Club/Kansas Crappie Trail state crappie championship last weekend on Perry Reservoir.
Illinois-based GS Media and Events announced this week it has purchased eight outdoors consumer shows from Missouri-based RJ Promotions, Inc., including the Topeka RV and Sport Show and the Topeka Boat and Outdoor Show, both of which take place annually at the Kansas Expocentre.
Chris Morgan and Michael Roberts finished out the Kansas Crappie Club regular season strong on Saturday, weighing 9.09 pounds of fish to take first place at the Melvern Reservoir tournament ahead of the Sept. 8-9 state championship.
A plan designed to help Nebraska meet waterflow obligations on a shared river may cause irreversible harm to the waterways it’s supposed to protect, including those in Kansas, according to officials in Kansas’ wildlife agency.
Hard-blowing winds didn’t deter the 19 teams competing in the Kansas Crappie Club crappie tournament Saturday on El Dorado Reservoir.
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Crappie Masters will host a benefit crappie tournament Aug. 18 at Truman Lake in honor of fallen Clinton, Mo., police officers Gary Michael and Ryan Morton to help benefit the Clinton Police Department.
Frank Haidusek and Kalin Caton pulled in 8.49 pounds of crappie while fishing trees along the channel last Saturday during the Kansas Crappie Club tournament on Pomona to take the victory.
The heat of summer can lead to some great fishing, but it can also make things miserable out on the water.
Josh Rouse is an outdoor enthusiast from Topeka, Kansas. He is the Outdoors Editor for The Topeka Capital-Journal.