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Top 10 Baits from Lake Seminole

Top 10 Baits from Lake Seminole
Matt Baty

With mostly prespawn bite going on at Lake Seminole, a wide variety of baits played in the second stop of the Costa FLW Series Southeastern Division. From umbrella rigs to flipping baits, you could catch a bass on about anything you wanted to this week.

Baty’s winning pattern

Top 10 patterns 

Complete results

 

1. Matt Baty caught his fish on a prototype 1-ounce Buddha Baits bladed jig with a 4-inch Big Bite Baits Cane Thumper trailer, a Jenko Silent CD 20 crankbait and a Carolina rig with a Zoom Trick Worm or a 6-inch Big Bite Baits Trick Stick. He also fished the Trick Stick unweighted and Texas-rigged.

 

2. Rick Tindell took the lead on day one and fell off to second on day two. He did most of his work with a Strike King 5XD.

 

3. Mornings found third-place pro Hensley Powell throwing an umbrella rig and a 1/2-ounce Stan Sloan Rattlin Swim Jig on the main lake and then punching hyacinth mats with a Missile Baits D Bomb later in the day.

 

4. Moving up from sixth place, Jason Smith caught his fish on a Strike King 6XD crankbait, a Reaction Innovations Vixen topwater and flipping a Buddha Baits Baby Mama.

 

5. A white Z-Man ChatterBait Jack Hammer and a Yamamoto Zako delivered the goods for fifth-place Kurt Mitchell.

 

6. Troy Gibson caught his fish on a chrome/blue Bill Lewis Rat-L-Trap and an umbrella rig with 4-inch Zoom Swimmers in Tennessee shad color.

 

7. Mixing up his attack, Wes Logan fished a 5/16-ounce Dirty Jigs No Jack Swim Jig with a NetBait Paca Craw trailer and flipped a NetBait B Bug with a 1 1/2-ounce weight.

 

8. A Berkley PowerBait MaxScent Hit Worm and Dirty Jigs No Jack Swim Jig did the work for John Cox.

 

9. Bradley Enfinger caught his fish on a custom-painted Rapala Shad Rap, a Strike King 5XD and a handmade 1-ounce, single willow leaf spinnerbait.

 

10. Rounding out the top-10, Florida’s Koby Kreiger caught his fish on a wacky-rigged V&M Chopstick and an Alabama rig with V&M Thunder Shads.

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