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Desforges wins Stren Series event on 1000 Islands

CLAYTON, N.Y. (July 18, 2009) – Pro Mike Desforges of Burlington, Ontario, caught a five-bass limit weighing 20 pounds, 10 ounces Saturday to win the Stren Series Northern Division tournament on 1000 Islands with a three-day total of 15 bass weighing 63 pounds, 13 ounces. For his victory, Desforges earned $20,147 cash. READ MORE »

Desforges defends his 1000 Islands crown

Desforges defends his 1000 Islands crown

CLAYTON, N.Y. – Who is the smallmouth king of 1000 Islands? According to Stren Series records, that title belongs to Mike Desforges of Burlington, Ontario. READ MORE »

Sweeney’s sweet revenge

Sweeney’s sweet revenge

CLAYTON, N.Y. – Last year co-angler Robert Sweeney of Baltimore, Md., fished the 1000 Islands Stren Series event and finished in 11th place. READ MORE »

Small (mouth) talk with Desforges

Small (mouth) talk with Desforges

CLAYTON, N.Y. – Mike Desforges is from Burlington, Ontario, which sits on the extreme western edge of Lake Ontario, yet just off the northeast corner of Lake Erie. READ MORE »

Desforges looking to double up

Desforges looking to double up

CLAYTON, N.Y. – In August of 2008, Mike Desforges of Burlington, Ontario, won the Stren Series event at 1000 Islands. And now he is posed for a repeat performance. READ MORE »

Big water bound

Big water bound

CLAYTON, N.Y. – If one thing became obvious at the day-one weigh-in of the Stren Series Northern event at 1000 Islands it’s that Lake Ontario smallmouth are dominating the tournament scene here this week. READ MORE »

Johnston jousts Ontario’s big water for early lead at 1000 Islands

Johnston jousts Ontario’s big water for early lead at 1000 Islands

CLAYTON, N.Y. – There’s no doubt that the 1000 Islands area in New York is one of the finest mixed black bass fisheries in the world, holding huge populations of both largemouth and smallmouth bass. READ MORE »

1000 Islands, thousand possibilities

1000 Islands, thousand possibilities

CLAYTON, N.Y. – Name a lure, technique or way you like to catch a bass – largemouth or smallmouth – and chances are pretty good you can fish that way right now on the St. Lawrence River in Upstate New York. READ MORE »