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Top 10 Patterns from the California Delta

Top 10 Patterns from the California Delta

The California Delta showed only a fraction of its powerhouse potential after a sharp cold snap greeted anglers for the second event of the 2017 Costa FLW Series Western Division season. Voluminous rains in the first quarter and several preceding weeks of fluctuating weather had this massive Central Valley drainage in a state of flux, but Hunter Schlander managed to unlock a pattern that led him to a solid victory with a three-day total of 57 pounds, 1 ounce. Here’s how the rest of the top 10 got it done. READ MORE »

Top 10 Baits from the Cal Delta

Top 10 Baits from the Cal Delta

Fluctuating weather and typical fluctuating tides dictated the outcome of the Costa FLW Series event presented by Power-Pole on the California Delta. As so often is the case in Western Division events, top pros fished everything from small finesse worms to shallow crankbaits and swim jigs. The most productive baits were able to be fished through shallow vegetation. Here’s what the top 10 pros used. READ MORE »

Pinasco Wins Delta Co-angler Title

Pinasco Wins Delta Co-angler Title

It might have looked like junk, but properly assembled, co-angler Jordan Pinasco turned a mish-mash of tactics into a first-place finish at the Costa FLW Series Western Division event on the California Delta. Starting the final round in second place, the Galt, Calif., fisherman sacked up the day’s largest co-angler catch – 13 pounds, 11 ounces – to earn his first FLW trophy with a three-day total of 40-4. READ MORE »

Modesto’s Schlander Wins Costa FLW Series Western Division Tournament on California Delta Presented by Power-Pole

Modesto’s Schlander Wins Costa FLW Series Western Division Tournament on California Delta Presented by Power-Pole

BETHEL ISLAND, Calif. – Boater Hunter Schlander of Modesto, California, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 21 pounds, 13 ounces Saturday... READ MORE »

Schlander Wins Big at the Delta

Schlander Wins Big at the Delta

Schlander, of Modesto, Calif., started day three in second place behind Lee. He made his comeback by fishing a Lucky Craft BDS4 in the mad craw color during high tide. When he ran out of water as the tide fell, Schlander fished soft plastics around pencil tules. READ MORE »

Cal Delta Midday Update Day 3

Cal Delta Midday Update Day 3

Chilly, breezy conditions with lots of sunshine and bluebird skies marked the final day of competition at the Costa FLW Series Western Division event presented by Power-Pole and hosted by Russo’s Marina and Sugar Barge RV Resort and Marina. READ MORE »

Top 5 Patterns from Cal Delta Day 2

Top 5 Patterns from Cal Delta Day 2

Robert Lee sacked up 19 pounds, 14 ounces and jumped out to nearly a 6-pound lead on day two of the Costa FLW Series Western Division event on the California Delta, presented by Power-Pole and hosted by Russo’s Marina and Sugar Barge RV Resort and Marina. READ MORE »

Lee Takes the Lead on the Delta

Lee Takes the Lead on the Delta

Foregoing the common targets and grinding on the less-obvious areas yielded a limit catch of 19 pounds, 14 ounces and a two-day total of 40-15, which moved Robert Lee into the day-two lead at the Costa FLW Series Western Division event on the California Delta, presented by Power-Pole and hosted by Russo’s Marina and Sugar Barge RV Resort and Marina. READ MORE »

Cal Delta Midday Update Day 2

Cal Delta Midday Update Day 2

The Delta giveth and the Delta taketh away — that local postulate could strongly impact the standings at day two of the Costa FLW Series Western Division event presented by Power-Pole and hosted by Russo’s Marina and Sugar Barge RV Resort and Marina. READ MORE »

Top 5 Patterns From Cal Delta Day 1

Top 5 Patterns From Cal Delta Day 1

California pro Beau Joudrey took advantage of the morning’s high tide to sack up 22 pounds and take the lead on day one of the Costa FLW Series Western Division event on the California Delta, which is presented by Power-Pole and hosted by Russo’s Marina and Sugar Barge RV Resort and Marina. READ MORE »

Joudrey Jumps in Front on Cal Delta

Joudrey Jumps in Front on Cal Delta

Speed, rather the lack thereof, proved essential for Beau Joudrey of Oakley, Calif., who leads day one of the Costa FLW Series Western Division event on the California Delta, which is presented by Power-Pole and hosted by Russo’s Marina and Sugar Barge RV Resort and Marina. READ MORE »

Cal Delta Midday Update Day 1

Cal Delta Midday Update Day 1

The California Delta, with its tidal complexities, is always a fickle fishery. However, this vast central valley drainage has put on her pouty face for day one of the Costa FLW Series Western Division event presented by Power-Pole and hosted by Russo’s Marina and Sugar Barge RV Resort and Marina. READ MORE »

Lots of Options in Play on the Delta

Lots of Options in Play on the Delta

Day one of the Costa FLW Series Western Division event on the California Delta, which is presented by Power-Pole and hosted by Russo’s Marina and Sugar Barge RV Resort and Marina, kicked off this morning out of Bethel Island, Calif. The 129 pros and their co-angler partners in the field will do their best to unlock a bountiful fishery presently restrained by difficult conditions. READ MORE »

Cal Delta Poised for Spawning Explosion

Cal Delta Poised for Spawning Explosion

Ken Mah knows the California Delta well, but the pro from Elk Grove, Calif., says he’s expecting a different look than what May usually brings when the second Costa FLW Series Western Division begins Thursday, in an event presented by Power-Pole and hosted by Russo’s Marina and Sugar Barge RV Resort and Marina. Water influx plus unstable weather, he says, have stirred the pot – literally and figuratively. READ MORE »