Sweetcorn does the trick for Fryston winner Lumb

Darrren Lumb was first with 69lb 4oz.
Darrren Lumb was first with 69lb 4oz.

The first three anglers in Fryston AC’s winter league match at Pollington’s Viking Fishery all fished from the long straight.

Darrren Lumb was first with 69lb 4oz on sweetcorn, Richard Scott was second with 63lb 11oz and Steve Birch third with 54lb 8ox.

Although Gareth Gill was not in the top five on Sunday, he gained enough points to keep him within sight of the leaders.

Richard Scott won Saturday’s open match on Deer pond at Viking Fishery with 71lb 5oz.

Rob Green was second with 45lb 9oz, Dave Sawyer third with 44lb 2oz and Steve Bean of Knottingley was fourth with 38lb 8oz.

This Saturday’s open match is on Hawk pond. To book a place ring 01405 785206.

Last Sunday Morley Nelson held a club match on Deer pond.

It was won by G Ashcroft with 43lb 3oz.

I Ingle was second with 41lb and R Padgett third with 30lb 12oz.