Jason Christie Holds Day 3 Lead at FLW Grand Lake

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FLW Tour Grand Lake - Day Three Leader Jason Christie

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GROVE, Okla. (June 8, 2013) – Rayovac pro Jason Christie of Park Hill, Okla., 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. He now holds a solid 3½-pound lead over second place pro Barry Wilson of Birmingham, Ala., in the event that features the best bass-fishing anglers in the world casting for the top cash award of up to $125,000.

The top 10 pros advancing to the final day of competition on Grand Lake are:

1st:    Rayovac pro Jason Christie, Park Hill, Okla., 15 bass, 58-4

2nd:   Barry Wilson, Birmingham, Ala., 15 bass, 54-12

3rd:    Andy Morgan, Dayton, Tenn., 15 bass, 54-7

4th:    Chevy pro Jimmy Houston, Cookson, Okla., 15 bass, 53-8

5th:    Robbie Dodson, Harrison, Ark., 15 bass, 53-2

6th:    Chevy pro Bryan Thrift, Shelby, N.C., 15 bass, 53-1

7th:    Chevy pro Jay Yelas, Corvallis, Ore., 15 bass, 51-11

8th:    Zell Rowland, Montgomery, Texas, 15 bass, 51-6

9th:    Stetson Blaylock, Benton, Ark., 15 bass, 51-1

10th:  Straight Talk pro J.T. Kenney, Palm Bay, Fla., 15 bass, 50-12


FLW is the industry’s premier tournament-fishing organization, providing anglers of all skill levels the opportunity to compete for millions in prize money nationwide in 2013 over the course of 220 tournaments across five tournament circuits, four of which provide an avenue to the sport’s richest payday and most coveted championship trophy – the Forrest Wood Cup. FLW tournament fishing can be seen on the Emmy-nominated “FLW” television show and is broadcast to more than 564 million households worldwide, making it the most widely distributed weekly outdoors-sports television show in the world. FLW is committed to providing a lifestyle experience that is the “Best in Fishing, On and Off the Water.” For more information about FLW visit FLWOutdoors.com and look for FLW on Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest and YouTube.