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Matt Reed said he thoroughly enjoyed the tournament, but it had its stressful side, too.

"It was fun, but it was scary going into it because I knew I was going to have to mash 'em," he said. "You knew you were going to have to catch big ones."

He focused on grass edges that were influenced by the current. He moved farther offshore when the flow slowed down, but still keyed on grass.

Most of his fish were enticed by an XCalibur One Knocker lipless crankbait, but a few of the bigger ones were caught on a Yum Money Minnow swimbait.

He weighed 18-12 today. "It was very slow for me today and I probably didn't catch two limits of keepers." Complete Story