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Long run pays big for Eschete-Pizzolato

Long run pays big for Eschete-Pizzolato

VENICE, La. – They knew they wouldn’t have long to fish, but Dwayne Eschete of Mandeville, La., and Blake Pizzolato of Montgomery, Texas, clearly made the right call by running over 100 miles to Cocodrie, La., and bagging a spectacular catch that earned them the Wal-Mart FLW Redfish Series Western Division win and a $50,000 payday. READ MORE »

Eschete-Pizzolato win Wal-Mart FLW Redfish Series event in Venice

VENICE, La. — Dwayne Eschete, of Mandeville, La., and Blake Pizzolato, of Montgomery, Texas, caught six redfish weighing 48 pounds, 11 ounces to win the Wal-Mart FLW Redfish Series Western Division event in Venice. The top prize of $50,000 included a $15,000 Ranger bonus and a $15,000 Yamaha bonus. READ MORE »

Pursuing perfection

Pursuing perfection

VENICE, La. – Three months ago, Todd Dufour and Alden Bourgeois settled for second and third place in the Wal-Mart FLW Redfish Series Open in New Orleans. Today, they’re intent on sharing the top spot in the Series’ Western Division event whose final weigh-ins, coincidentally, will be held in Harvey, La. just across the Mississippi River from the Big Easy. READ MORE »

Aces of eights

Aces of eights

VENICE, La. – Wild Bill Hickok was holding two pair – aces and eights – when he was killed during a poker game in 1876. Flash forward 132 years: Todd Dufour and Alden Bourgeois converted the “dead man’s hand” into a near perfect performance as they took the lead in the Wal-Mart FLW Redfish Series Western Division event at Venice Marina. READ MORE »

Dufour-Bourgeois wead Wal-Mart FLW Redfish Series event in Venice

VENICE, La. — Todd Dufour, of Marrero, La., and Alden Bourgeois, of Barataria, La., caught a four-redfish total weighing 33 pounds, 1 ounce to lead day two of the Wal-Mart FLW Redfish Series Western Division event in Venice, where teams are competing for a top award of as much as $50,000 cash. READ MORE »

Too much of a good thing

Too much of a good thing

VENICE, La. – Goldilocks would understand the challenges facing anglers in the Wal-Mart FLW Redfish Series Western Division tournament at Venice Marina. It’s simply a case of eliminating the “too smalls” and the “too bigs” and finding a couple of delta reds that are “just right.” READ MORE »

Snopek-Hallmark lead Wal-Mart FLW Redfish Series event in Venice

Snopek-Hallmark lead Wal-Mart FLW Redfish Series event in Venice

VENICE, La. — Steve Snopek, of New Braunfels, Texas, and Trey Hallmark, of San Antonio, Texas, caught a two-redfish limit weighing 17 pounds, 1 ounce to lead day one of the Wal-Mart FLW Redfish Series Western Division event in Venice, where teams are competing for a top award of $50,000. READ MORE »

Stormy relationship

Stormy relationship

VENICE, La. – By the time Steve Snopek and Trey Hallmark wrestled the day-one lead from Alden Bourgeois and Todd Dufour with their 17-pound, 1-ounce limit, much more had changed than the top weight at the Wal-Mart FLW Redfish Series Western Division event at Venice Marina. READ MORE »

Delta dilemma

Delta dilemma

VENICE, La. – Despite its well-deserved reputation as southern Louisiana’s redfish Mecca, Venice will probably see very few of the Wal-Mart FLW Redfish Series anglers competing in the tournament based at its namesake marina. READ MORE »