Mong stays atop leaderboard by winning monthly tournament

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Derek Mong stayed atop the Many Bass Club year-to-date standings by bringing home first place in the September Tournament held out at Toledo Bend. Mong reeled in five fish at the event, tipping the scales at 12.19 pounds.

On a day in which temperatures rose to a sweltering 100 degrees, Derek Mong won the September Tournament of the Many Bass Club with a five-fish stringer tipping the scales at 12.19 pounds. Mong caught his fish in the midlake area of Toledo Bend, using a jig in grass 8-10 feet deep. As a result, Mong stayed atop the year-to-date standings as well, owning an 18-point lead over his nearest competition, Jim Campbell. Though he only brought in four fish to be weighed, Dustin Anders took home second place. Anders weighed in a total of 10.77 pounds, averaging nearly 2.7 pounds per fish.
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