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.
Hard-blowing winds didn’t deter the 19 teams competing in the Kansas Crappie Club crappie tournament Saturday on El Dorado Reservoir.
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.
For Midwest Finesse fishing enthusiasts, one name typically stands out among the most influential — Ned Kehde.
The Kansas Crappie Club hit up Perry Reservoir this weekend, with Top Secret Jig Company owner Brandon Manis and teammate Marc Shepard taking the top prize and big fish award with a bag of 10.03 pounds and a big crappie of 2.11 pounds.
It’s been an impressive couple of weeks for Topeka-based Top Secret Jig Co. and its pro fishing staff.
The Kansas Crappie Club is hosting a crappie fishing tournament fundraiser April 28-29 on Clinton Lake near Lawrence. Proceeds from a portion of entry fees will go to benefit Special Olympics Kansas. The even is open to two-person teams who must fish from boats.
Josh Rouse is an outdoor enthusiast from Topeka, Kansas. He is the Outdoors Editor for The Topeka Capital-Journal.