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Benfield and Maiers break 21 to win the first Wateree Open of the year

  • by Jay

The first CATT Wateree Open took place this Saturday out of Clearwater Cove, and after some slow months the top team showed the Wateree can still produce 20 plus pound sacks.  Results as follow:

1) Dean Benfield & Donnie Maiers, 21.49 pounds

2) Chad Gainey & William Gainey, 18.17

3) Butch Williams & Sonny Beam, 17.79

The tournament big fish weighing 6.28 was caught by Benfield and Maiers.  

For complete results visit the CATT page

For information about top patterns visit our Lake Wateree page.  

The next Open tournament is February 25, but this Saturday the 18th the CATT Wateree Spring Qualifiers kick off.  For information about all future South Carolina fishing tournaments visit our upcoming tournament calendar, and for information from recent events visit the results calendar.

Benfield and Maiers with their big bag
Benfield and Maiers with their big bag